Adjust Video Brightness - Easily Increase or Decrease Video Brightness, Contrast, etc.

By Cecilia Hwung Updated: Apr. 29, 2019
How to Increase or Decrease Brightness of Video (MP4 and More)

Capture great moment but find the video is dark? Check how to increase video brightness to make dark video brighter on a Windows or Mac PC.

To increase or decrease the brightness of video ON PC seems to be much easier than to brighten a video ON IPHONE. But when you dig deeper, you may find there are ropes to know. There are different situations: sometimes for brightening entire image; sometimes for just adjusting shadows or certain parts of the image; and for fine-tuning luminance of a clip of the video. VideoProc can not only increase or decrease brightness of video, but also cut/split, crop, merge, rotate video, convert video to preferred format, adjust video resolution, frame rate, bit rate, etc.

Increase or Decrease Video Brightness and Edit/Convert Video with

VideoProc - Best Video Editor, Converter, Downloader

You can use VideoProc to easily adjust video brightness, contrast, hue, gamma, saturation. This all-round software also enables you to seamlessly do the following:

Edit video - Cut, merge, crop, rotate, flip, stabilize, denoise, mirror video, add effects, text/image watermark, time stamp to video, convert video to GIF, import or export SRT/ASS subtitles, etc.

Convert video/music - Convert or compress 4K videos recorded by GoPro, DJI, 4K cameras, etc. Convert HEVC, MKV, AVCHD, M2TS, MP4, AVI, MOV, any video to preferred format. Compress 4K to 1080p/720p with highest quality. Convert music format from one to another.

Free download video/music - Free download 8K/4K/1080p/720p videos, movies, MP3 songs, playlist, channel from YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion and 1000+ sites for offline playback on PC, Mac, iPhone, iPad, Android, etc.

Record video - Record the entire computer screen, a specific window, or any preferred area with cropping. Record two or multiple screens. Record video with webcam. Record picture-in-picture video. Therefore, you can easily record gameplay, tutorial or instruction videos.

Convert DVD - Convert DVD disc/ISO Image/Folder to MP4, AVI, MOV, H.264, HEVC (H.265), iPhone (XS/XS Max/XR), iPad Pro or any other digital format or device profiles.

Hardware acceleration - Utilize Nvidia/Intel/AMD hardware acceleration tech to ensure an ultrafast video processing speed.

How to Increase or Decrease Brightness of Video

Free download and install – VideoProc – on Windows 10/8/7 or Mac, and follow easy guide below to increase or decrease video brightness, contrast, etc.

Step 1 – Load source video

Launch VideoProc on computer.
Click "Video" button on the main UI to open the video processing window.
Then click "+Video" icon on the top to select and load source dark video into the software. You can also directly drag the file into the program.

Step 2 – Increase or decrease brightness

Choose a preferred output format like MP4 (H.264) from the Target Format column.

Then click "Effect" option from the Edit column. Here you can see this software provides video filters for you to choose. You can also adjust video brightness, contrast, hue, gamma, saturation to enhance video quality.

Drag the slider to the right to increase the brightness of video, or to the left to decrease video brightness.

You can preview the result in the right Preview window when you change the video brightness.

If you want to abandon the adjustment, click "Reset" icon to restore to original.

Increase Video Brightness with VideoProc
Step 3 - Save the video

After you increase or decrease video brightness, remember to click "Done" to save the changes.

Then hit "RUN" button to start processing the video and the output folder will auto pop up once the job finished.

VideoProc is an easy and powerful video editor, video/music converter, video/music downloader, DVD converter and screen/webcam recorder. Use it to fulfill all your video processing needs.

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Cecilia Hwung is the marketing manager of Digiarty Software and the editor-in-chief of VideoProc team. She pursues common progress with her team and expects to share more creative content and useful information to readers. She has strong interest in copywriting and rich experience in video editing tips.

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