Shotcut 17.03

Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform video editor for Windows, Mac and Linux. Major features include support for a wide range of formats; no import required meaning native timeline editing; Blackmagic Design support for input and preview monitoring; and resolution support to 4k.

Tags multimedia video non-linear-editor artistic-software cross-platform windows macos linux qt
License GNU GPLv3
State stable

Recent Releases

17.0304 Mar 2017 03:16 minor feature: Converted the track toggle buttons to icons. Now, you can press Del or Backspace to delete a selected item in the Recent panel. Playback now pauses at the out point in the Source player. (After pause, you can press play again to continue beyond the out point.). Some stability improvements. Performance boost for Size Position and Rotate filters on multi-CPU systems.
17.0202 Feb 2017 03:16 minor feature: Drag-n-dropping files from other than C: drive on Windows. '/' being added to front of file paths on Windows. Some regressions on the MLT XML repair tool. Opening a network stream. Improved support for image sequences. Improved device capture. Added Slovenian translation.
17.0103 Jan 2017 03:16 minor feature: bundled JACK lib breaks compatibility. unable to drop file with reserved URL char. incorrect decimal point on macOS. Update readme feature/roadmap links. Use Mlt.Property.getDouble in Limiter filter. Include Qt deDLLs in deor SDK builds. crash on undoing a transition. drop external clip directly to playlist. snap to right end of clips. Notch and Bandpass filters remember settings. Add Chinese (Taiwan) translation. Update translations for release.
16.1204 Dec 2016 09:45 minor feature: Added Constrained VBR for the video codec rate control mode to Export. Added option to video GOP to Export. New audio mixing mode that does not affect levels. Increased usage of floating point for audio processing to improve quality. Added Occitan translation. More for copying filters and LUT (3D) video filter.
16.1103 Nov 2016 04:25 minor feature: Added 32-bit Windows build. Changed Linux build to be more compatible. Added LUT (3D) video filter. Added Lens Correction video filter. Added Merge with next clip to Timeline clip context menu. Paste Filters for Timeline clips and tracks. Removed File Open Other Screen.
16.1003 Oct 2016 01:25 minor feature: Added 32-bit Windows build. Changed Linux build to be more compatible. Added LUT (3D) video filter. Added Lens Correction video filter. Added Merge with next clip to Timeline clip context menu. Paste Filters for Timeline clips and tracks. Removed File Open Other Screen.
16.0902 Sep 2016 06:05 minor feature: Added Tiles, Icons, and Details view modes to Playlist. Added Copy Filters and Paste Filters. Upgraded Qt to v5.6.1 with HiDPI support. (Set environment variable QT_AUTO_SCREEN_SCALE_FACTOR=0 to turn it off.). Converted some 16x16 icons to 32x32 for HiDPI. Moved the Timeline Zoom slider to the toolbar. Various.
16.0806 Aug 2016 20:45 minor feature: Added File Export Frame... Added Remove transition to History by trimming a neighboring clip to remove it. Fixed version checker.