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Motion Tracking Video Editor

Pin text, stickers, and shapes to moving objects in videos
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Motion tracking made for anyone

Say goodbye to spending hours creating a motion path frame-by-frame. Track motion in videos without having to learn anything about video editing.

Pin text, stickers, and shapes to moving objects in a video to highlight movement, blur peoples’ faces, censor parts of a video, and create an overall engaging video. Unlike traditional video editors, you can use motion tracking online without having to download or install video editing software.

This feature is perfect for making social media posts more engaging on platforms like Snapchat, Instagram, and TikTok. Never worry about wasting hours learning how to track motion frame-by-frame or having your phone crash while editing on your phone again.

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How to Pin Objects to Video

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  1. Add an asset to pin to video
    Upload your video and add elements like stickers or text to pin to a moving object.
  2. Click the “◇” icon
    Select the asset you want to pin, then click the “◇” icon in the right-hand sidebar to use the keyframing tool. Click and drag the asset on your canvas to draw a motion path for your sticker or text to stick to a moving object.
  3. Download and share
    Export your video and download a file, share across social media, or create a video URL link

Pin stickers, text, and shapes to moving objects in video

Track motion in your videos by sticking text, shapes, and stickers to moving objects. With Kapwing’s motion tracking video editor, you can add movement to your video by pinning text, images, or shapes that follow the motion of objects in the video without downloading or installing motion tracking software.

This pinning feature is perfect for highlighting moving objects in sports, blurring peoples’ faces, and more. With this online motion tracking software, you can also protect people’s privacy in public, track one person in a crowd of people, or add a spark to a moving object. Whatever the case, you don’t need any previous experience editing videos.

Motion track in only a few clicks without having to create an animation frame-by-frame. Unlike Instagram and Snapchat’s pinning feature, Kapwing’s motion tracking feature lets you pin moving objects to a video for videos longer than the 60-second, 3-minute, and 10-minute limit. This is ideal for longer videos like sports recordings, vlogs, and video podcasts. Start tracking moving objects in video in seconds, not hours.

Frequently Asked Questions

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How do you pin a sticker to a moving object in a video?

You can pin a sticker to a moving object in a video by using a video editor with motion tracking technology. Motion tracking lets you track the movement of objects in a video, and attach any static elements to move along with its motion. With Kapwing, you can pin stickers to a moving object online in a few clicks.

How do you stick text on moving objects online?

To stick text on moving objects online, you can use a browser-based video editor like Kapwing. With the pinning tool, you can stick text, images, or shapes on moving objects all online – no need for any software downloads. Simply add a text layer to your video, pin it, and it will follow the selected moving objects in your video.

Is there an app to track moving objects in a video?

Yes! Kapwing is an online video editor that allows you to track moving objects in videos. You can use it on any computer or phone browser for free without installing any software. You can also find their mobile app for Chromebook and Android devices to use their pinning feature and track moving objects in a video.

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