Alternatives to Lightworks for all platforms with Free or Open Source License

  • Avidemux icon

    Avidemux

    Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • VirtualDub icon

    VirtualDub Discontinued

    VirtualDub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit and 64-bit Windows platforms (98/ME/NT4/2000/XP/Vista/7), licensed under...

    Open Source Windows

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    OpenShot

    OpenShot is a open source video editing program. OpenShot features include: * Support for many video, audio, and image...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Kdenlive

    Kdenlive is a free and open-source video editor for GNU/Linux, FreeBSD and Mac OS X . Kdenlive is...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

  • Windows Movie Maker icon

    Windows Movie Maker Discontinued

    Windows Movie Maker makes home movies amazingly fun. With Movie Maker, you can create, edit, and share your home movies right on your...

    Free Windows

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    PiTiVi

    PiTiVi is an open source non-linear video editor, written in Python and based on GStreamer and GTK+. Taking into account the fact...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • Shotcut icon

    Shotcut

    Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Cinelerra icon

    Cinelerra

    Cinelerra is a highly advanced and professional non-linear video editing software, but still remains open source. Cinelerra solves...

    Open Source Linux

  • VideoPad Video Editor icon

    VideoPad Video Editor

    VideoPad is a video editing application which allows you to create movie projects from various video clips or a single video file....

    Freemium Mac Windows Android Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

  • Jahshaka icon

    Jahshaka Discontinued

    Jahshaka (formerly known as CineFX) aims to become a cross-platform, open source, free, video editing software, effects, and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • WAX icon

    WAX

    Wax is a high performance and flexible video compositing and special effects software. The idea for Wax is to be very general purpose...

    Free Windows Sony Vegas Pro Adobe Premiere Pro

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    PhotoFilmStrip

    PhotoFilmStrip is a free program that can create video from images quickly and easily, including the Ken Burns style zoom-in/zoom-out...

    Free Windows Linux

  • LiVES icon

    LiVES

    LiVES is a Video Editing System. It is designed to be simple to use, yet powerful. It is small in size, yet it has many advanced...

    Open Source Linux

  • DaVinci Resolve icon

    DaVinci Resolve

    DaVinci Resolve combines the world’s most advanced color corrector with professional multi track editing, so now you can edit, color...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • WeVideo icon

    WeVideo

    Make and share amazing videos online. WeVideo lets you create great videos in a flash. Drag and drop your videos, trim and choose from...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad ... Chrome

  • Hybrid icon

    Hybrid

    Hybrid is a multi platform (Linux/Mac OS X/Windows) Qt based frontend for a bunch of other tools which can convert nearly every input...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Lumiera icon

    Lumiera

    Lumiera is NonLinear Video Editing (NLE) for GNU/Linux developed by the CinelerraCV community. It was born as a rewrite of the...

    Open Source Linux

  • Cinecutie icon

    Cinecutie Discontinued

    Cinecutie is a Cinelerra mockup with some experiments (like utf8 fonts antialias and more).

    Open Source Linux

  • ButtleOFX

    ButtleOFX is a simple, user-friendly and open source compositing software. It is based on TuttleOFX, an open source, modular and...

    Open Source Linux

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    ffDiaporama

    ffDiaporama is an application of creation of videos sequences established by - titles, fixed or livened up. - images or by photos...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • YouTube Video Editor icon

    YouTube Video Editor

    The YouTube Video editor lets you make quick edits to your uploaded YouTube videos. You can combine multiple clips, incorporate...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Ezvid icon

    Ezvid Warning

    [Be careful during the installation: Forum ] ...

    Freemium Windows

  • Magisto icon

    Magisto

    Magisto is an amazing service that takes your unedited video and turns it into a beautifully edited & produced clip perfect for...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Pinnacle VideoSpin icon

    Pinnacle VideoSpin Discontinued

    VideoSpin allows you to create and edit videos and output them to a variety of formats.

    Free Personal Windows

  • Autodesk Motion FX icon

    Autodesk Motion FX

    Autodesk® Motion FX lets you create stunning real-time video effects using your computer’s camera. Simply select your...

    Free Mac

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    AVI ReComp

    AVI ReComp allows you to recompress your AVI files. The application supports not only the files containing audio streams but AVIs...

    Free Windows

  • Wondershare Filmora icon

    Wondershare Filmora

    The easiest-to-use home video editing software with special editing features lets you seamlessly stitch together video clips, music...

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Wondershare Fantashow icon

    Wondershare Fantashow

    Wondershare Fantashow lets you easily meld photos, videos, music, and effects into a movie metamorphosis, providing tons of fantastic...

    Freemium Mac Windows