I really enjoy those city time-lapses, especially in 4K. Occasionally, if the goal is to relax — going for nature sounds is the best choice.
However, most of my time spent on YouTube are interviews, video podcasts, motivational topics, new tech discussions. So, at some point, I was watching that 1:30 hour discussion with Yuval Noah Harari
. If you've not read his books
yet — highly recommended. He's also an amazing speaker and shares ideas about humanity that are worth taking note of. Hm, I wonder. Is there a way to crop this part of their dialogue? It'd be great to have just that short clip shared with my friends to discuss.
Yeah, from time to time, I'm that spammy due in the chat …
Normally to accomplish this task, I'd download the entire video and then, use macOS Quick Look
. Unfortunately, it works only with MP4 files.
For example, let's take a high resolution YouTube video. Most are now stored in Webm format. To extract our favorite scenes from it, we need to do the following:
Having studied the "trimming" topic for several days, figuring out how things work — Pulltube
has got a new, unique feature.3 easy steps
— paste a link, modify duration, save the MP4 output. No need to convert or download the whole file.