October 26, 2021
I have previously written about how to trim video files with FFmpeg. It is also easy to crop a video file. Here is a short how-to guide for myself and others.
Cropping is not the same as trimming This may be basic, but I often see the concepts of cropping and trimming used interchangeably. So, to clarify, trimming a video file means making it shorter by removing frames in the beginning and/or end.