Auto-Reframing in Adobe Premiere Rush: A Convenient Tool for Editing Videos

Auto-reframing is a feature in Adobe Premiere Rush that allows you to automatically adjust the framing of your video clips to fit different aspect ratios, such as those used by social media platforms. This can save you a lot of time and effort, especially if you are editing multiple videos for different platforms.

Here’s how to auto-reframe video clips with Adobe Premiere Rush

  1. Import and edit your videos: Import the videos that you want to auto-reframe into Premiere Rush. Once you’ve imported your videos, you can start editing them using the drag-and-drop editing interface.
  2. Select the clips to auto-reframe: Select the video clips that you want to auto-reframe. You can select multiple clips at the same time.
  3. Enable auto-reframing: Click on the “Auto Reframe” button in the toolbar. This will activate the auto-reframing feature.
  4. Choose the aspect ratio: Select the aspect ratio that you want to auto-reframe your videos to. You can choose from a variety of aspect ratios, including those used by social media platforms such as Instagram, YouTube, and Facebook.
  5. Review the results: Once you’ve selected the aspect ratio, Premiere Rush will automatically reframe your videos. You can review the results in the preview window.
  6. Adjust the settings: If you are not satisfied with the way that Premiere Rush has reframed your videos, you can adjust the settings. For example, you can adjust the crop, zoom, and position of the video.
  7. Apply the auto-reframing: Once you are satisfied with the results, you can apply the auto-reframing to your videos. Premiere Rush will automatically save the new clips.

Additional tips for auto-reframing video clips

  • If you are auto-reframing videos for social media platforms, make sure to select the correct aspect ratio for the platform. For example, Instagram requires videos to have an aspect ratio of 1:1, while YouTube requires videos to have an aspect ratio of 16:9.
  • You can also use auto-reframing to create square or portrait-oriented videos from landscape-oriented videos. This can be useful if you want to share your videos on social media platforms that support square or portrait videos.
  • Auto-reframing can be a useful tool for saving time and effort when editing videos for different platforms. However, it is important to review the results carefully to make sure that the videos are framed correctly.


Auto-reframing is a valuable feature in Adobe Premiere Rush that can save you a lot of time and effort when editing videos for different platforms. By following the steps in this article and using the tips provided, you can easily auto-reframe your videos and create professional-looking content for social media and other online platforms.