Install OpenShot Video Editor 1.0 in Ubuntu Karmic

Open Shot Video Editor, Version 1.0 has released. OpenShot Video Editor is an open-source, non-linear video editor for Linux. Lets do a peek into the features and installation steps for OpenShot video editor in Ubuntu.

Some of the key OpenShot Video Editor features include:
  • Support for many video, audio, and image formats.
  • Drag and drop support in Gnome.
  • Clip resizing, trimming, snapping, and cutting.
  • Drag and drop timeline.
  • Digital zooming of video clips.
  • Digital video effects, including brightness, gamma, hue, greyscale, chroma key (bluescreen / greenscreen), and over 20 other video effects.
  • Full list of features here.
Installing OpenShot Video Editor in Ubuntu Karmic
  • Adding OpenShot PPA. Simply goto Terminal and copy-paste the following.
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:jonoomph/openshot-edge
  • Now update repository and install OpenShot Video editor in Ubuntu.
sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get install openshot
  • Done.
  • OpenShot Video editor is truly the future of video editing in open source. Also, watch out for the full review of OpenShot Video Editor soon here at Tech Drive. Thank you for visiting Tech Drive.
Useful Links
Meet the man behind OpenShot Video Editor - Jonathan Thomas.

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