How to open movies in Photoshop when editing videos from microscope in the sciences.
How to Open Movie Files in GIMP
GIMP isn’t designed to open movie files except as GIF animations
How to Open Movie Files in Image J
Movie files will open without any additional steps.*
*As in any software program made for opening movies, the CODECs must be loaded on the computer for the movie to open. See video above for more information. Note that the free program VLC player opens just about any movie. My solution is to use another free program CamStudio to record screen capture of movie (Movavi Screen Capture is another very robust choice for a small cost – no commercial affiliation).