Shotstack

Revolutionizing how video is built. Create, edit and distribute thousands of bespoke, data driven videos in minutes with Shotstack.

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Shotstack API Integrations

Build and run workflows using the Shotstack API. Use 1000s of source-available triggers and actions across 2,100+ apps. Or write custom code to integrate any app or API in seconds.

Overview

The Shotstack API is a video editing platform that allows you to automate the creation and production of videos. With it, you can edit clips, add transitions, overlays, and backgrounds, and even include music in your videos. Integrating Shotstack with Pipedream can supercharge your workflow by automating the video creation process. You can trigger video edits in response to various events, manage assets, or even kick off rendering jobs based on data from other apps and services.

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import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    shotstack: {
      type: "app",
      app: "shotstack",
    }
  },
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://api.shotstack.io/ingest/${this.shotstack.$auth.version}/sources`,
      headers: {
        "x-api-key": `${this.shotstack.$auth.api_key}`,
      },
    })
  },
})

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Example Use Cases

  • Automated Video Generation from Form Submissions: When a user submits a form with content to be included in a video, the form data can be sent to Shotstack via Pipedream to create a personalized video. This could be great for user-generated content, personalized marketing, or event recaps.

  • Video Updates from Project Management Tools: Link Shotstack to a project management app like Trello or Asana. When a project reaches a certain stage, trigger a workflow on Pipedream to compile project highlights and updates into a video summary, which can then be shared with the team or stakeholders.

  • Social Media Content Creation: Set up a workflow where new posts or images from social media platforms (like Instagram or Twitter) are automatically turned into a video slideshow via Shotstack. This allows for rapid content repurposing and easy sharing across different platforms.

Upload Asset with Shotstack API on New Release (Instant) from GitHub API
GitHub + Shotstack
 
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Upload Asset with Shotstack API on New Files (Instant) from Google Drive API
Google Drive + Shotstack
 
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Start Render with Shotstack API on New Videos from Twitch API
Twitch + Shotstack
 
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Upload Asset with Shotstack API on New Issue Created from Redmine API
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Upload Asset with Shotstack API on New Requests from HTTP / Webhook API
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Asset Uploaded from the Shotstack API

Trigger when a new media asset has been uploaded to the Shotstack API. See the documentation here.

 
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Create Timeline with the Shotstack API

Generate a timeline with layers and assets for a new video project. See the documentation here.

 
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Start Render with the Shotstack API

Initiate rendering of a video using a timeline created in Shotstack API. See the documentation here.

 
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Upload Asset with the Shotstack API

Add media assets like images, audio, or video to the Shotstack API for use in video projects. See the documentation here.

 
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Authentication

Shotstack uses API keys for authentication. When you connect your Shotstack account, Pipedream securely stores the keys so you can easily authenticate to Shotstack APIs in both code and no-code steps.

Sign in and copy your API Keys from the API Keys page.