A video editor, such as openshot, allows you to edit and manipulate videos using graphical tools.

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How do I crop (time not picture) an MP4 video file

I'll be the first to admit I am a long way from an expert in non linear video encoding techniques, but I am looking for an app to help me chop bits off start and end of an mp4 file efficiently and ...
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Unable to start Lightworks on Ubuntu 15.04 produces (app goes to blank screen)

I wanted to try a video editor for Ubuntu and so I installed Lightworks. Installation went fine, either by manually downloading the .deb from Lightworks website or by terminal. However, in either ...
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How to install adobe after effects with wine on ubuntu 14.10?

I'm a video editor and a film maker. I want to use Adobe After effects to make graphical contents for my work. I would like to install it in my Ubuntu even while I have Windows. Can I install it on ...
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What to use to quickly cut Audio/Video

If just need to crop Audio/Video from a longer track, what can I use? I tried OpenShot, but I find the export video slow, perhaps its compling all the "layers" into a new movie? Perhaps I just need a ...
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What are the best especial effects programs for Ubuntu ? And how can I install it? [on hold]

I need a program to do special effect for a school project so I need a program like adobe after effects, but for Ubuntu. Thanks :)
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How to edit together split-screen videos?

with what software i can split the screen of a video? putting like 3 videos at the same time in one video....here is an example of what i want to do http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JynWHMAQrHQ
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Openshot 1.4.3 no longer recognising blender when making animated titles

I was using openshot and blender to create some animated titles and it was working fine until openshot just started to cry out for blender for no apparent reason. The previews work fine, and some ...
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Rendered videos have no sound

Since I upgraded to 14.10 I can't render videos with sound. It happens both in Openshot and Kdenlive, and in more than one codec. I saw this answer: No audio in rendered video files, but it was no ...
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Kdenlive gone from system, and won't re install?

I have posted this on the Kdenlive forum but been advised to try elsewhere as this seems to be an OS related issue, so here goes... I have been using Kdenlive happily for a while on Ubuntu ...
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No audio in rendered video files

After upgrading to Ubuntu 14.10 I now have no audio in any video file I render. I've tried both Kdenlive and Openshot and get the same results. All other audio works. All other digital movie files ...
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How to convert MPG4 video?

What MPG4 converters are available for Ubuntu 10.10? I have tried all that are in the Software Centre and none will work. I have a flip camera and it records in MPG4, which I have trouble with on ...
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What's the best way to burn a video file to a DVD?

I have a few high quality video files in a number of formats. I'd like to burn them so I can watch them on my DVD player. I'd like a program similar to Nero, which can transcode the files and burn ...
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How to drag multiple (video+audio) tracks at once in Cinelerra without losing synchronicity? [closed]

In Cinelerra, how do you drag multiple tracks on their time lines so you won't lose synchronicity? Example (illustrated below): From 0:00 to 0:30 there is only a video clip video on Video 1 (and no ...
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How can I rotate a video?

Is there a way to change the rotation angle of a video file? I have a couple of videos in the wrong direction so all I wanted is to correct it.
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No video or audio when importing files

I have just installed cinelerra but when I try to load files with it there is no output video or audio. I have tried the 4.5 and 4.4 versions and the same thing happens. here is how it looks like, I ...
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How to cut mp4 file and link to make webm

Whats the fastest way to cut small sections of a mp4 file and link them back together as a WEBm help is greatly appreciated!
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Best Professional Video editor for Linux equivalent to Sony Vegas Pro? [closed]

I have recently moved onto Linux especially Ubuntu, and I'm a video freak, I love editing videos for my youtube channel, and since I'm new to this Open Source World, I cannot decide which one should I ...
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How to remove the black bars with Openshot

I downloaded a video from YouTube with Openshot, then I cut little portions of it with the same program. The aspect ratio of the video originally a 16:9) was changed and 4 big black bars were added (2 ...
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How to Install Sony Vegas Pro in Ubuntu 14.10

A couple of weeks ago, I heard that Microsoft is making .NET Framework to work in Ubuntu. So So many Windows softwares are using .NET Framework. Then Now I think, Its possible to install the most of ...
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Create only blackscreen with subtitles from avi / flv file

I've got an interview in avi or flv format and I created subtitles (srt-file) for that. Which tool(s) can I use, to create a video file of minimal size, which only shows a picture/blackscreen and my ...
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ffmpeg-video trim from the end of the video

I have some videos of different duration.I want to cut(remove) the last 5 seconds of all videos.Can i use 'ffmpeg' in a loop to trim the videos?please help me.
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Splitting a video into multiple parts

I have several large videos that I want to split into parts. The only way to do that I know is to split one part at a time with OpenShot. I have to split, wait a long time, delete the part, split the ...
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How to crop and merge .ogv videos?

I am presently creating a video tutorial for a software tool. I have recorded a few short videos (between 30 seconds and 4 minutes) with RecordMyDesktop that I now need to merge into a single video. ...
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Video playback with Kdenlive is very slow

For some reason video playback in Kdenlive is often very slow on my computer. If I open a new project and insert one video clip, it plays fine. However, almost anything more complicated than that ...
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What software do I use to rotate a video 90 degrees? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I rotate a video? I have some videos that I want to rotate 90 degrees. What software do I use?
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Openshot crashes when opening saved project

I worked on a project with Openshot...saved it...when I try to open it, Openshot grey out and open saved file for just a friction of second and then crashes. It does that every time I try to open the ...
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Which video cutting software runs under Linux/Wine

I know this actually might not belong here. But this is a Question Im asking myself since months. I need a "better" video cutting software. I already tried everything opensource available, but i need ...
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Meeting My Video editor needs

I plan to work on 2D/3D images so GIMP and Blender seem like the best choice to me but I need a video editor that will compile the two to create my videos. If anyone needs more guidance, I'm trying ...
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How to add a Custom Openshot Blender Template?

After Creating the appropriate files and structure as listed ./blender/custom.xml ./blender/blend/custom.blend ./blender/scripts/custom.py ./blender/icons/custom.png and placed in the location ...
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Pros and cons of Cinelerra vs Adobe Premiere Pro [closed]

What are the pros and cons of Cinelerra over Adobe Premiere Pro CS 6? And could you provide a link of the source?
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Hardcoding subtitles using mkvmerge recursivly

I have 24 season 9, the folder has episodes and arabic subtitles. I want to automate the hardcoding of the subtitles subtitles using a script. it looks like so 24.903.hdtv-lol.mp4 and ...
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What is the best video editor on Ubuntu for editing multi-format/multi-eco?

I have many video clips with different formats and I want to create a short movies by joining them. Most of the clips are taken with Nokia N8 and Lumia 800. I am using Ubuntu, I have tried many of ...
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How to create video visualizations / sound responses for songs

Simply I'm wanting to create music visualization videos for songs I make for youtube (like a stereoscope). I know it can be done using templates for Adobe After Effects on Windows machines. Is there ...
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Setting & Saving bookmarks on a video timeline

I have used openshot or better still flowblade in order to trim my videos say to get rid of advertisements but perhaps back in Windows era I was too fond of Solveigmm Video Splitter that I found any ...
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A simple video editor

I am looking for an easy video editor for Ubuntu 12.04. My needs are simple: make clips and upload them on sites (cut segments from a video file with frame to frame precision, convert into common ...
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Simple video editor - Rotate and cut operations for MPG clips

Could you,please, advise simple video editor for Ubuntu 10.10 for MPG format. I need following operations: 1. rotate whole video - it was captured head down 2. cut part of clip Can't find these ...
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How To Make A Song With Lyrics

Today I was trying to make a video using song lyrics but I couldn't find a way, I want to add some effects for text(Animation) and Slide(Animation) I know many programs Windows relative but I don't ...
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merge two video and make one of them smaller

I want to prepare a presentation. I captured the screen by kazam software and also my face via webcam by cheeze software, so what I have are two mp4 videos.Now I want to merge them. I want to make ...
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Can I use Pitivi to trim a video, without re-encoding it?

I would like to take a video I have and remove some parts of it, that is, produce a new video that is basically the same as the original but removing some parts. Avidemux seems to let you do this ...
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Avidemux2.6 won't start

I installed Avidemux2.6 on Xubuntu 14.01 64-bit. I go to Application Menu -> Multimedia -> Avidemux2.6(GTK+) and it does nothing. No error message or anything. When I click on Avidemux2.6(Jobs) it ...
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Video quality goes bad when add video to kdenlive?

I have used many screencast programs and every time i add output recording to kdenlive for editing, it shows pixelated video. Quality of video becomes very low and i can't figure out the reason for ...
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Edit Video Files without Reconversion [duplicate]

I need to Cut, delete unwanted parts, change scene sequence and Save videos without reconversion. Are there any application for ubuntu 14.04 ?. Ex: There is a software for windows called AVS Video ...
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Video editing app for lowering background noise while evidentiating slow voice?

I got a video who needs some delicate tweaks. In that video I recite several poems. My voice sounds too low, while the background noise is too high. If someone turns its sound at maximum to be able to ...
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How can I add or edit chapter markers with an m4v file?

I am doing some simple video editing and I want to add/edit chapters. This is a 5 hour video, so chapter makers can be very useful. I ripped video from DVDs using handbrake and put them together ...
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What are the alternatives to Camtasia Studio to edit videos on Ubuntu?

For Windows 7 there is a program called Camastia Studio, which I use to edit videos. I need to edit videos on Ubuntu, so I tried to download Camastia and install it via wine, but it doesn't work. What ...
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best command line tool to join videos

I have used ffmpeg, but with it you have to first make mpg videos then do cat video1.mpg video2.mpg > joined.mpg and then convert to joined.mpg to joined.mp4 with ffmpeg to be able to upload on ...
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Is there a program which allow easily to add speech bubbles to a video/screen cast?

I am currently creating a screencast tutorial for a lecture. Therefore I use recordmydesktop to get a video of my actions. Now I want to annotate some actions in the video with speech bubbles ( or ...
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Application for slicing video [duplicate]

I'm using PiTiVi to edit a long lecture, and I'd like to split it into manageable chunks, then rearrange the pieces. However, I don't see a good way to do that in PiTiVi; apparently, I would have to ...
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App to make a video from photos?

I was wondering what could be a good app (with a GUI ;) ) for making a video from a bunch of photos or images, to create a time-lapse video, or a stop-motion animation, or even a video like this one. ...
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How can I create a movie from an .hdr file?

I have generated few .hdr files using Sketchup and V-Ray. Now I want to combine all those files to create a movie. Well it seems the best option is to use Photoshop,but I don't have Photoshop,and I ...