You Oughta Be in Pictures: Video on Your iPhone
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Playing videos on your iPhone
Picture this scene: The smell of popcorn permeates the room as you and your family congregate to watch the latest Hollywood blockbuster. A motion picture soundtrack swells up. The images on the screen are stunning. And all eyes are fixed on the iPhone.
Okay, here’s the reality check. The iPhone is not going to replace a wall-sized high-definition television as the centerpiece of your home theater. But we want to emphasize that with its glorious widescreen 31⁄2-inch display — one of the very best we’ve seen on a smartphone — watching movies and other videos on the iPhone can be a cinematic delight.
As you discover later in this chapter, if you own the iPhone 3GS or 4, you can even shoot your own blockbuster footage. ...