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All features are fully supported on macOS 10.14 – 12.0, including macOS Monterey.

Easy Encoding

Record directly to h.264, ProRes or Motion JPEG or choose to encode later.

Maximum Performance

Capture performance is maximized with GPU accelerated processing and encoding on supported Macs.

Flexible Audio

Record from 2 different sources, including your Mac’s audio. Exclusive to Iris is the ability to target specific applications ensuring only desired audio is captured. (Mac audio capture requires free install of Sound Siphon. No purchase of Sound Siphon necessary.)

Color Precision

Color perfect matters. Iris has professional level color matching which generates accurate recordings no matter where they are viewed.


Need to take a break? No problem. Pause and resume your recordings at will.

Timed Recordings

Schedule a timer to automatically start and stop a recording.


Share recordings via Email, Messages, AirDrop, Facebook, and Vimeo directly from within Iris.

Preset Efficiency

Save time by quickly loading your favorite settings, so you can spend more time recording & less time setting up.

Time Lapse

Flexible control over capture and output frame rate. Speed up or slow down time in your recordings.

Talking Head

Give your audience some face time by including a talking head from your iSight or other webcam.

Naming & Tagging

Powerful automatic naming with variables. Iris supports Apple™ Finder Tags to help keep your files organized.

New Recording Screenshots

Sample recording before and after purchasing

Before purchase, recordings made with Iris will have a watermark  as shown in this video.
After making the in-app purchase in Iris the watermark will no longer be applied to your recordings.

Iris 1.5.0 Release Notes

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Version 1.5.0

  • Now only available for download and purchase directly from
  • Now requires 10.14 or later.
  • Added native support for Apple Silicon.
  • Audio capture Plug-In installer is now included with the app.
  • Supports hardware acceleration of more than just H.264 on supported Macs.
  • Added support for more ProRes variants on Macs that support it.
  • New App Icon.
  • Added welcome screen.