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    OpenShot Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to OpenShot for Linux if you 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 100 alternatives to OpenShot and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to OpenShot are Blender (Free, Open Source), Shotcut (Free, Open Source), DaVinci Resolve (Freemium) and Avidemux (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 4, 2021

    1. Flowblade is a multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux released under GPL 3 license.
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    2. non-linear video editor targeted for home video editing.
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      • 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Astrofox is a free, open-source motion graphics program that lets you turn your audio into custom, shareable videos. Combine text, images, animations and effects to create stunning, unique visuals. Then generate high-definition videos to share with your fans on social media.
    3. Piranha 8 is a high performance end to end editing and finishing solution for film and video professionals. Edit, composite, retouch, color grade and output using Piranha's lightning fast GPU architecture.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 8.0.0-r3.3.21, released in 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website at http://ifxsoftware.com/downloads/piranha/index.php

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    4. 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
      • PortableApps.com
      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.
    5. 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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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Vivia is a video editing program for Linux and Windows that offers very user-friendly editing of DV video material. Vivia is Free Software with a GPL license.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.1.1, released in January 2007, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    6. ZS4 Video Editor, the new incarnation of Zwei-Stein Video Editor, is advanced video editing and compositing software with over 150 built-in video effects.

      Discontinued

      Inactive development since 2007.

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