Kdenlive offers a complete solution from capturing, editing to publishing videos:
Only four steps are required to edit a film:
First step: capture video from any source Plug-in your DV or HDV camera using a firewire cable. Rewind, seach and play your tape. View interactive results using the record monitor :
Alternatively, you can also:
Second Step: manage your media
kdenlive allows to manage your media in a project tree.
Organize your media using folders and comments:
Watch each media individually in a clip monitor:
Mix several types of media : DV, mpeg2, mpeg4, h264, images, etc ... without conversion, easily.
Third step: drag and drop on the timeline
To edit the final film, you only need to drag and drop media from the project tree to the timeline:
Guides and markers help you organize your timeline.
It is possible to search the timeline, parsing clips, guides and markers names.
Copy & paste support for clips, effects and transitions: Watch your work in real time in a project monitor.
Fourth Step: publish your work to any media
When editing is finished, render and export the film:
Export to any formats supported by FFmpeg: mpeg, avi, dv, flash, mov, ... Export to Internet websites like Dailymotion, Vimeo and Youtube using presets. Export to mpeg2 to author DVDs. High quality files: mpeg4, h264, etc ...
Full undo support in case of problem.
Launch an export job and continue working on your project: