Recording amazing videos using Center Stage on the iPad

Center Stage uses machine learning to adjust the front-facing Ultra Wide camera when you use video apps such as FaceTime on your compatible iPad model or Mac connected to Studio Display. As you move around, Center Stage helps keep you and anyone else with you in the frame.

Center Stage works with these iPad models and Mac computers:

  • iPad Air (5th generation)
  • iPad Pro 12.9-inch (5th generation)
  • iPad Pro 11-inch (3rd generation)
  • iPad (9th generation)
  • iPad mini (6th generation)
  • Compatible Mac computers connected to Studio Display

You can use Center Stage during a FaceTime call as well as with other compatible video apps.

Another techie tip. I had to really look to find a video ‘recording’ option (the default camera app doesn’t do it, nor do others it seems) that allowed me to use the new ‘Center Stage’ option. While it works in Zoom, Facetime and other meetings, being able to record a video on its own wasn’t an easy option until I discovered — FilmIC Pro does it.

Check out the video below

Recording awesome videos with Center Stage on the iPad

Originally published at on May 21, 2022.



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