EaseUS Video Editor

Versatile video editing software to turn clips or footage into marvelous videos.

  • Make videos easily via basic and advanced video editing features
  • Add texts, filters, overlays, transitions, and special effects freely
  • Selectively convert a video to MP3, GIF, MP4, AVI, WMV, MKV, MOV...
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The Best Free Webcam Video Editing Software in 2020

Isla updated on Aug 10, 2020 to Video Editing Tips | How-to Articles

Because of plenty of screen recorders do not support editing video when you finish recording. When you during the video recording, inevitably comes some mistake in recording video, you need to delete or edit it again. At this time, you may need the help of a video editor. Next, I will show you some best video editors on Windows, Mac, and Online.

Part 1. How to Edit Webcam Video for Free

If you ask me which is the best video editing software in the marketing, my answer must be EaseUS Video Editor. This software not only suits every level of users but also has built-in a lot of video editing functions. Whatever you are a beginner or professional that you can follow the guideline to create a perfect video. And for video editing tools, use this program you can add text, add music, speech-to-text convert, and other more functions that you can apply in your video. And this program also supports converting video formats. For example, you can use this software to convert MP4 to MOV, convert MP3 to AAC, and even supports converting video to audio.

Key Features:

  • Support 300+ effects and transitions
  • Support cropping, clipping, trimming, and more video editing functions
  • Support adding text, music, overlays, elements, transitions, and filters
  • Support free to download
  • Support importing and exporting plenty of file formats

System Requirements:

System Requirements Windows 7/8/10
Supported video formats&audio formats
  • Video Formats: Avi, Mpeg, WMV, Mp4, MOV, and a lot more
  • Audio Formats: Wav, Mp3, mid, FLAC, aac, WMA, au, AIFF, Ogg, and a lot more
Supported image formats Bmp, jpg, png, gif, heic, tif, and more
Supported playback devices
  • Portable Devices: Apple, Samsung, HTC, SanDisk, Sony, LG, Huawei, BlackBerry, Amazon, etc.
  • Windows Media Player 11 or higher for WMV video playback.
  • DirectX: Microsoft DirectX 9.0c or later.

How to edit webcam video using EaseUS Video Editor:

Step 1. Open EaseUS Video Editor

You'll see there are 4:3 and 16:9 modes for your choice. Select the correct mode based on your original video aspect ratio or the websites that your video will be uploaded to.

select your mode

Step 2. Import Videos

You can import the media that you are going to edit, apply texts/filters/overlays/transitions to the video clips. If you install and run the program for the first time, you can learn how to use the basic editing functions step by step via the prompts.

import video files

Step 3. Add to Project

Add video clips to the timeline panel by dragging and dropping from the Media Library. You can also right-click the clips in the "Media" and choose "Add to Project" to load them to the timeline.

add to project

Step 4. Edit Videos

Right-click the video and select "Edit".

edit video-1

Then, you can split, trim, speed, rotate, add watermark or enhance video clips.

edit video-2

Step 5. Export Projects

Click "Export" in the Toolbar to export the project. There are four available ways to save the project.

export videos

If you want to know how to record a webcam video, you can move on How to Easily Record Webcam.

Part 2. Extra Recommend: other Best 4 Webcam Video Editing Software

In this first part, we have already learned how to edit a video, and in the next, I will show you another four great video editor on Mac, Windows, and Online. They are:

#1. Screencast-o-Matic (Windows & Mac)

screencast-o-matic main screen

At first, the recommended software is Screencast-o-Matic. This software is a screen recorder, but it supports to edit recording video. Screencast-o-Matic is easy-to-use, you can use this software to capture any area of your screen, record video and audio, and record webcam video. And this software suitable for Windows, Mac, and Chromebook. Whatever computer system you use that you can free to use it.

Key Features:

  • Add and size your webcam for the picture in picture effect
  • Trim the start and end to remove unnecessary parts
  • Use the script editor or import a script for perfectly-timed recordings
  • Support users to recording webcam

2. iMovie (Mac)

imove main screen

iMovie is a video editing software, which designed for Mac users. And this software is also a popular app among the macOS users. People like to edit video clips, add sound, edit videos, and share movies in this software. This software allows users to add transitions, backgrounds, titles, and even voiceovers in the video. iMovie also supports importing or export high-quality videos, such as 4k video.

Key Features:

  • Support easily customize the font, size, formatting, and color of the text
  • Support high-fidelity filters
  • Support editing green screen background functions

#3. Kapwing ( Online)

kapwing main screen

If you do not want to download or install any software on your computer, why not try some online tools.

Kapwing is a free online video editing software, which can create images, videos, and GIFs. This software support plenty of video editing functions, such as adding text, change video color, adding zoom-in effects, adding music, and other more. Although Kapwing is an online tool, the editing function and performance may enough to satisfy your editing needs. Using this software, you just need to create an account that you can free to use. If your computer has limited storage space, you can not miss this online app.

Key Features:

  • Support creating a mirror video
  • Support editing webcam video
  • Support free to use


To sum up, on this page, we are talking about the best four webcam video editing software on Windows, Mac, and Online. You can choose the one according to your needs. But here I still suggest you choose EaseUS Video Editor. Because this software has plenty of powerful video editing tools, such as green screen, zoom-in effects, speech-to-text conversion, video to audio converter, and other more. If you have any questions about this software, you can leave a message to us, and we will try our best to give you the correct answer. I hope this guide may help you!

FAQs About Editing Webcam Video

1. How do I take a video with my webcam on Windows 10?

Windows 10 has a built-in webcam recording software - Camera. To record videos with the Camera app, you first have to switch to Video mode. Click or tap the Video button from the right side of the app's window. Then, click the Video button again to start recording a video using the Camera app.

2. Does Windows 10 have video capture?

Yes, it has. Windows 10 has a built-in screen recording utility called the Xbox Game Bar. With it, you can record a video of your actions in just about any Windows app on your laptop, whether you want to capture gameplay or create a tutorial for someone on using Microsoft Office.

3. Does Windows 10 have webcam software?

Yes, it has. Microsoft has built an app called Camera, which is available by default in Windows 10. This program can help you take pictures, record videos, or stream video while video chatting. 

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