Video:

DVD Burning

DVD Flick

DVD Flick

DVD Flick aims to be a simple but at the same time powerful DVD Authoring tool. It can take a number of video files stored on your computer and turn them into a DVD that will play back on your DVD player, Media Center or Home Cinema Set. You can add additional custom audio tracks as well as subtitles of your choice.

2 reviews | Find out more

InfraRecorder

InfraRecorder

InfraRecorder is a CD/DVD burning solution for Microsoft Windows. It offers a wide range of powerful features; all through an easy to use application interface and Windows Explorer integration.

2 reviews | Find out more

HandBrake

HandBrake

HandBrake is a multi-platform, multi-threaded DVD to MPEG-4 converter. udes the feature to burn and create ISOs, as well as a multilingual interface.

Write a review | Find out more

MediaCoder

MediaCoder

MediaCoder is a universal batch media transcoder, which integrates most popular audio/video codecs and tools into an all-in-one solution. This app benefits from regular codec and tool updates and support for new devices.

1 reviews | Find out more

Media Players

MythTV

MythTV

MythTV is a free and open source home entertainment application with a simplified “10-foot user interface” design for the living-room TV, and turns a computer with the necessary hardware into a network streaming digital video recorder, a digital multimedia home entertainment system, or Home Theater Personal Computer.

Write a review | Find out more

MediaFront

MediaFront

The mediafront platform is an open source (GPLv3) front end media/video solution for the web using HTML5 content delivery with dynamic Flash fallback for non-standard media.

Write a review | Find out more

FlareVideo

FlareVideo

FlareVideo is an open source and free HTML5 video player that falls back to Flash for incompatible browsers.

Write a review | Find out more

Open Video Player

Open Video Player

Open Video Player (OVP) is an initiative encompassing the use of open standards, best practices, and established development methodologies in the development of media player applications.

Write a review | Find out more

XBMC Media Center

XBMC Media Center

XBMC Media Center is a free cross-platform media player software and entertainment system application framework for Linux, Mac, and Windows. XBMC is capable of playing back and streaming all popular video, audio, and picture formats out-of-the-box.

Write a review | Find out more

MediaCore

MediaCore

The open source video CMS for centralizing all of your video and podcasting needs. MediaCore provides unparalleled organization, statistics, accessibility, and scalability.

Write a review | Find out more

Kaltura

Kaltura

Kaltura provides the first open source platform for the creation and consumption of video and rich-media web applications and the source code is publicly available in the form of a free Software Development Kit and as rich-media extensions for other open platforms.

Write a review | Find out more

MediaPortal

MediaPortal

MediaPortal is an OS application that can turn your PC / TV into an advanced Media Center. You can listen to your favorite music & radio, watch and store your videos and DVDs, view, schedule and record live TV as a digital video recorder and more.

Write a review | Find out more

Media Player Classic (MPC)

Media Player Classic (MPC)

Media Player Classic is a light-weight media player for Windows. It has a built in DVD player with real-time zoom, support for AVI subtitles, QuickTime and RealVideo support (requires QT and/or Real player), and lots more.

1 reviews | Find out more

MPlayer

MPlayer

MPlayer is a straight forward media player that runs across most systems and will play pretty much any type of video you throw at it. Reliable and stable, this is as good a media player solution as any.

1 reviews | Find out more

VLC

VLC

VLC media player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, etc) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

6 reviews | Find out more

Miro

Miro

Miro is much more than just Internet TV, the application plays nearly any video file, offers thousands of TV channels, the ability to download torrents and all this in a very striking interface.

Write a review | Find out more

Others

blue.box

blue.box

blue.box is an open-source configuration and management software enabling the use of the FreeSWITCH and Asterisk switching libraries. It supports multi-tenancy, skinning and is completely open-source. It can be used with database and file replication to scale up to thousands of registered devices and simultaneous phone calls. It can operate in the cloud or on the premise.

blue.box development is hosted and funded by the 2600hz project. http://www.2600hz.org

1 reviews | Find out more

FusionPBX

FusionPBX

Is an open source PBX phone system project that provides a very customizable and flexible web interface to the very powerful and highly scalable multi-platform voice switch called FreeSWITCH.

3 reviews | Find out more

Screencasts

Webinaria

Webinaria

Webinaria is open source software for recording, editing and publishing demo and tutorial videos.

Write a review | Find out more

Xvidcap

Xvidcap

xvidcap is a screen capture enabling you to capture videos off yourX-Window desktop for illustration or documentation purposes.It is intended to be a standards-based alternative to tools like Lotus ScreenCam.

Write a review | Find out more

Record My Desktop

Record My Desktop

RecordMyDesktop is a free and open source desktop screencasting software application written for GNU/Linux.

Write a review | Find out more

FFMpeg

FFMpeg

FFmpeg is a complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video. It includes libavcodec – the leading audio/video codec library.

Write a review | Find out more

CamStudio

CamStudio

CamStudio is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and using its built-in SWF Producer can turn those AVIs into lean, mean, bandwidth-friendly Streaming Flash videos (SWFs).

2 reviews | Find out more

Video Editing

Lightworks

Lightworks

Lightworks is an Academy and Emmy award winning professional-grade video editor with over 20 years of history in the film and broadcast industry. It includes a full feature set of editorial tools from advanced trimming and media management, to stereoscopic support and realtime effects including multiple secondary colour correctors.

Write a review | Find out more

PiTiVi

PiTiVi

PiTiVi is a free, intuitive and featureful movie editor for the Linux desktop. It supports simple media editing capabilities such as trimming, snapping, splitting and cutting of clips.

Write a review | Find out more

OpenShot

OpenShot

OpenShot Video Editor is an open-source, non-linear video editor for Linux, built with Python, GTK, and the MLT Framework.

Write a review | Find out more

Kdenlive

Kdenlive

Kdenlive is an intuitive and powerful multi-track video editor, including most recent video technologies.

Write a review | Find out more

Cinelerra

Cinelerra

Cinelerra does primarily 3 things: capturing, compositing, and editing audio and video with sample level accuracy. It’s a movie studio in a box.

Write a review | Find out more

VideoLAN Movie Creator

VideoLAN Movie Creator

VLMC (VideoLAN Movie Creator) is a cross-platform, non-linear video editing software based on the VLC Media Player.

Write a review | Find out more

Open Movie Editor

Open Movie Editor

Open Movie Editor is a free and open source video editing program, designed for basic movie making capabilities. It aims to be powerful enough for the amateur movie artist, yet easy to use.

Write a review | Find out more

Kaltura

Kaltura

Kaltura provides the first open source platform for the creation and consumption of video and rich-media web applications and the source code is publicly available in the form of a free Software Development Kit and as rich-media extensions for other open platforms.

Write a review | Find out more

LIVES

LIVES

LiVES is an Open Source video editor and VJ tool for Mac and Linux that mixes realtime video performance and non-linear editing in one application.

Write a review | Find out more

Kino

Kino

Kino is a non-linear DV editor for GNU/Linux. It features excellent integration with IEEE-1394 for capture, VTR control, and recording back to the camera. It captures video to disk in Raw DV and AVI format, in both type-1 DV and type-2 DV (separate audio stream) encodings.

Write a review | Find out more

Vivia

Vivia

Vivia is a video editing program for Linux and Windows. It provides extremely easy editing of clips and transitions in real-time, along with multi-camera support for editing scenes that were recorded by more than one camera simultaneously.

Write a review | Find out more

VirtualDub

VirtualDub

Streamlined for fast linear operations, Virtual Dub is a video capture/processing utility for 32-bit Windows platforms. It has batch-processing capabilities and can be extended with third-party video filters.

Write a review | Find out more

Avidemux

Avidemux

Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs.

Write a review | Find out more

Cinefx

Cinefx

Cinefx (formerly Jahshaka) is a video and film compositing, editing and special fx system that uses OpenGL & OpenML hardware rendering to give operators real time interactivity. The system is cross platform, and also includes full CG, paint and image processing modules.

1 reviews | Find out more

About

Open Source Living is a dynamic archive of Open Source software (OSS) spanning all major platforms, inclusive of small to large scale projects. It aims to introduce and inform new users about viable OSS alternatives to corporate, closed source software.

Through its Community Facebook Page and exciting multi-authored publication, Sourced, OS Living houses informed discussion on issues of import in the Open Source field.

OS Living adheres to the Open Source Initiative's definition of OSS. Each software item included in the archive endeavours to conform to OSI guidelines on standards and licensing. Find out more »

Submit

Working on a top OSS project? Found something that could benefit others? Send us all the details via our user-friendly submission form and we'll consider it for inclusion in the Archive. Submit »

If you are looking to trade binary options with SpotOption software, make sure to check out this broker review first.

Donate

If you find the Open Source Living project a valuable resource and would like to help towards maintaining the site, we welcome donations through Paypal™. Donate »