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I want to make a video/slideshow from several images with some effects in Linux!

What programs do u recommend excluding FFmpeg?

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Any particular reason why you hate ffmpeg? – Ignacio Vazquez-Abrams May 1 '10 at 10:46
nope i don't hate ffmpeg, but i want to add some effect's on my images and some text to video! i can do that with ffmpeg? – robertdd May 2 '10 at 10:44

If you're after something with a gui (I'm a command line freak, but I'd use a gui app for this too) pitivi, lives, Avidemux, Kdenlive or cinelerra might do the job. Blender also does video editing (there seems to be nothing it can't do).

Or if you wait or a while you'll be able to get Lightworks - a full professional NLE.

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On the contrary I need something to do the job from the command line – robertdd May 2 '10 at 9:41
Ok then, have a look at Avisynth. (And another look at ffmpeg). – stib May 2 '10 at 12:18
Interesting. I think it solves a question I made in Super User. I'll try then :) – kokbira Jul 12 '11 at 14:11

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