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Looking for a good video editor

Postby ClutchDisc on Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:08 am

Hi guys, first off not sure this is the best place to post this or not, but here goes..

I'm looking for a good fairly simple video editor. This is all I need it to do: Work with mp4 files (preferred), amplify, cut, and export to a file format that is youtube compatible. I've searched and searched, tried a few (Openshot, Kdenlive) but didn't find something that would work for my needs. It seemed that those wanted to only export to a project file type, not something like mp4. Maybe I didn't find the features that I needed on those programs, in which case I'd try them again if someone can point me to how to use it!

Do you have any suggestions? Thanks!
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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby nomko on Fri Jun 13, 2014 10:13 am

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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby ClutchDisc on Fri Jun 13, 2014 1:46 pm

Thanks for the links, I'm going to check them all out. Hopefully one of those does what I need it to do in a simple way! I'll post back and let you know if it works!
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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby ClutchDisc on Mon Jun 23, 2014 12:57 pm

Unfortunately none of those work for me... The quest continues. :(
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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby Zorba on Mon Jun 23, 2014 1:11 pm

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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby ClutchDisc on Mon Jun 23, 2014 1:16 pm

Zorba wrote:try these http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/top5-linux-video-editing-system-software/ :D :D

Cinelerra is the most professional :D

Have you used Cinelerra before? Do you know if you can cut and amplify? Thanks, it looks like it's interesting.
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Re: Looking for a good video editor

Postby nomko on Tue Jun 24, 2014 2:44 am

Keep in mind that Cinerella requires a more steeper learning curve that OpenShot or Piviti.
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