Shotcut - Non-linear Video Editor For Linux


Shotcut - Non-linear video editor for Linux.

Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor, with support for hundreds of audio and video formats and codecs. No import required, which means native editing, plus multi-format timelines, resolutions and frame-rates within a project.

License: GNU/GPL
Size: 70,3MB

Tutorials here.

Shotcut features:

  • Support for the latest audio and video formats thanks to FFMpeg
  • Supports popular image formats such as BMP, GIF, JPEG, PNG, SVG, TGA, TIFF as well as image sequences
  • No import required - native timeline editing
  • Frame-accurate seeking for many formats
  • Multi-format timeline: mix and match resolutions and frame rates within a project
  • Webcam capture
  • Audio capture
  • Support for 4K resolutions
  • Network stream playback (HTTP, HLS, RTMP, RTSP, MMS, UDP)
  • Frei0r video generator plugins (e.g. color bars and plasma)
  • Color, noise, and counter generators
  • EDL (CMX3600 Edit Decision List) export
  • Export single frame as image or video as image sequence

How to install the software using SNAP from Snap Store.

Shotcut - Non-linear Video Editor For Linux.

IMPORTANT: This revision of snap "shotcut" was published using classic confinement and thus may perform arbitrary system changes outside of the security sandbox that snaps are usually confined to, which may put your system at risk.

sudo snap install shotcut --classic

Press Enter, done.

How to uninstall Shotcut snap:

sudo snap remove shotcut

Press Enter, done.

How to run the software without installing it onto your system, using an Appimage.

Download it here.

Choose one of the two locations ( FossHub Recommended ) and download the AppImage.

cd downloads

Press Enter,

chmod +x Shotcut-180814.glibc2.14-x86_64.AppImage

Press Enter,

Then doubleclick the file to run the software.

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