Kino Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Kino for Linux and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Kdenlive, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Kino and 12 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Kino are Shotcut (Free, Open Source), Avidemux (Free, Open Source), OpenShot (Free, Open Source) and PiTiVi (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 30, 2017

    1. Kdenlive is a non linear video editor. It is based on the MLT framework and accepts many audio and video formats, allows you to add effects, transitions and render into the format of your choice.
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    2. Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.
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    3. Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs. Tasks can be automated using projects, job queue and powerful scripting.
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    4. We designed OpenShot Video Editor to be an easy to use, quick to learn, and surprisingly powerful video editor. Take a quick look at some of our most popular features and capabilities.
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    5. PiTiVi is an open source non-linear video editor, written in Python and based on GStreamer and GTK+.
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    6. Cinelerra is a highly advanced and professional non-linear video editing software, but still remains open source. Cinelerra solves three main tasks: capturing, editing and compositing.
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    7. ffDiaporama is an application of creation of videos sequences established by - titles, fixed or livened up. - images or by photos, fixed or livened up.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed since 2014 but the program is still downloadable and working

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
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      PhotoFilmStrip is a free program that can create video from images quickly and easily, including the Ken Burns style zoom-in/zoom-out effect commonly used in documentaries.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      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 features. LiVES mixes realtime video performance and non-linear editing in one application.
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    8. Lumiera is NonLinear Video Editing (NLE) for GNU/Linux developed by the CinelerraCV community. It was born as a rewrite of the Cinelerra codebase called Cinelerra3 but it is now an independent project with its own name.
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