When using FFmpeg to combine videos, many users can't have mentally satisfaction and think this is too complex using this program. In this case, maybe you should try some easy and quick video editor to combine videos.
How to Concatenate/Merge/Combine Videos with FFmpeg Alternative
If you suffer any problem to concatenate or merge or combine any video clips with FFmpeg, you can solve this problem by using Filmora Video Editor. This is the best FFmpeg alternative that can provides simple and quick way to combine videos together.
Filmora Video Editor & Filmora Video Editor for Mac is the best alternative to FFmpeg because this program is very easy to use by any type of users. If you are a beginning user, this program helps you create videos in minutes. And it provides all common editing features which you may need like crop, copy, paste, split, speed for motion, etc. You can easily make your personal videos or movies with a lot of music, text, transitions, filter, overlays, and element by Filmora Video Editor.
Step 1: Install and launch the program
First of all, you need to download the program Filmora Video Editor by clicking the download button above according to your operating system. After download the program file, you need to install that on your computer. When it is fully installed, you can see the icon of Filmora Video Editor on desktop. Then double click it to launch the program and choose Full Feature Mode to start the editing.
Step 2: Import videos to the program
When you enter the main interface of this FFmpeg alternative, click the “Import Media Files Here” Button to select video clips, audio clips, and photos from dialogue box and add them to the program for the combination. There is another easy way to import media files to the program, that is to drag and drop the to the media libary area.
Step 3: Join the videos
When the imported media files shows in the media library area, you can simply drag and drop them one by one according to the order that you want them to be shown. Now you can modify the project for your own style by using all tools of Filmora Video Editor. You can add music, own text, transitions, filters, overlays etc.
Step 4: Add transitions between videos
If you want to add transitions between video clips, this powerful FFmpeg alternative also provides lots of transition effects. It is a very easy process, you just need to click “TRANSITION” button and then you can find many transition effects available. You can choose best transition effects for your video project. Before merge videos, you choose an area on video clips where you want to add transitions. Then you should double-click on transitions for added them on the timeline in the program.
Step 5: Save or Export video
When the combination is done, and you have checked the project is totally the way you want by playing on the preview windows of Filmora Video Editor. Then you should click the “EXPORT” button for concatenating or merging video clips into Videos. Here you can find many export methods for you to choose, like saving to PC, or devices, uploading to social media platform like YouTube, Facebook and Vimeo, or burning to DVD.