Create mode: Make an effect focused video

You can create a video without recording video or audio. With create mode you can use the Flip camera’s effects to create visual cards as clips in your video.

Note: Many effects you use remain on screen when you switch between camera modes.

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  1. Go to and log in.
  2. Choose whether you want to post the video to a topic or post it to your profile.
    • To post to a topic: Select the group > the topic where you want to post your video. Then, click Add to topic Add_video.png.
    • To post to your profile: In the top left, click Camera Camera.png.
  3. At the bottom, under Record Record__Squircle_.png, select Create.
    • A default background fills the screen.
  4. To choose the length of the clip, at the left of Record Record__Squircle_.png, click Clip length Stopwatch.png.
    • You can choose a clip length of 1 second, 3 seconds, or 5 seconds.
    • Depending on the length you select, at the bottom right of Clip length Stopwatch.png, a 1, 3, or 5 shows up.
  5. To choose a new background, at the right of Record Record__Squircle_.png, click Background Backdrop.png. Then, select a background or upload your own.
  6. Add additional effects from the effects drawer.
  7. To add your clip, click Record Record__Squircle_.png.

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