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SOFTWARETYPEDESCRIPTION

Celtx

 

Celtx

Pre-ProductionCeltx is a scriptwriting and storyboarding software that helps to produce scripts and storyboards in a tidy and standard layout. Use it if you prefer to digitally create your scripts and/or storyboards, instead of writing and drawing by hand on a piece of paper (requires free registration to download).

Blender

 

Blender

3D Suite

Video Editor

Blender is a professional-quality 3D modelling & animation suite, so you can create special and graphical 3D effects to add more spice to your video.

Avidemux

 

Avidemux

Video EditorAvidemux is a multi-purpose video editor that allows you to cut, rearrange, add some effects and publish your video.

VirtualDub

 

VirtualDub

Video EditorA video capture / processing utility that includes a simple video editor.

The GIMP

 

The GIMP

Image ManipulationAs the name suggests, the GIMP, or GNU Image Manipulation Program is used to edit photos, images and pictures of almost every available format. It's also capable of image creation and drawing purposes.

Inkscape

 

Inkscape

Vector GraphicsInkscape can be particularly useful if you're trying to create professional-looking banners, logos, text effects / overlay for your video and a lot more.

Audacity

 

Audacity

Audio EditorUse Audacity to record and edit voices, music and sound effects to enrich your video and create more impact for your audience.

Linux's official mascot, Tux the penguin

 

GNU/Linux

Operating System

Some free softwares are only available for the GNU/Linux operating systems. Video editors such as Kdenlive are not available on proprietary systems like Windows and Mac. Furthermore, there are also GNU/Linux systems that are already tailored for multimedia productions, such as Ubuntu Studio.

 

Note: Installing an operating system can be a very technical task, and may incur damage to your computer and/or data if you don't know what you're doing. Please ask for assistance before proceeding.

 

These are only some of the Free and Open Source Softwares available out there. You can browse the Internet for more softwares that will suit your need. Please remember to download the versions of the softwares appropriate to your computer's Operating System. You can ask for assistance from your teacher or instructor if you are not sure what that means.

Click on the logo or software name to go to the download page for each software.