Best Open Source Video Editor Softwares

  • Fri, 06/26/2015 - 02:28 by aatif

Best Open Source Video Editors Software


OpenShot is a free and open source video editor software tool for beginning videographer. It just supported Linux operating system and built with Python, GTK, and the MLT Framework. A layman can easily learn this application, its comes with very good documented helping material. OpenShot is a very feature rich product. List of features presented by OpenShot are it supported different format of video, audio and images, supported different visual effect like pans,fades, subtitles. It provide drag and drop option and multiple tracks facility. By using OpenShot you can do audio mixing,editing,video encoding,clip re sizing, trimming, snapping,cutting etc.


Kdenlive is also free and open source multi-track video editor software tool. It supported FreeBSD, Linux, Mac OS X operating system and written in C++ language. It is very comprehensive easy to use professional video editor tool. By using Kdenlive you can connect your old HDV or DV camera for video editing. It support the different video format and provide different level of video quality. It also provide the unlimited number of video and audio tracking facility. Kdenlive provide different type of effect like blue-screen, distortions, rotations, color tools, blurring, obscuring etc. It also provide the ability of custom effects. Kdenlive provide the features of create,crop,delete,move,text clips,audio clips and many more.


Blender is a free and open source video editor and 3D computer graphics software product.It is not merely a video editor it can also used for creating 3D printed models,animated films,visual effects video games and interactive 3D applications. Video editor tool of Blender allow you to perform different action on your video like splicing,video cutting and masking. Blender video editor tool is very comprehensive software it provider different features to their user. Some of these features are live preview,waveform visualization,chroma vectorscope, audio mixing, luma waveform,key frames, filters,Speed control and many more.


LiVES is a free video editing software supported 31 languages. It is very excellent video editing tool used to control video in real time and in non-realtime. It enable you to access and control this application remotely over network and its resolution and frame are not dependent. LiVES supported plug-ins and used number of plug-ins for video playback,encoder,effects and decoders. LiVES comes with two interfaces,clip editor interface and multitrack window interface. It supported Linux and Mac platform. List of features of this software is very long, we see some of these features. It loaded and editing of almost every video format and provide smooth playback frame rates. It also provide streaming input,output and support the multitrack window with drag and drop options.