Cinelerra CV Manual

Non-linear video editor for GNU/Linux

Community Version 2.3

Edition 1.63.EN

Heroine Virtual Ltd
Cinelerra CV Team

Copyright © 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 Adam Williams - Heroine Virtual Ltd.

Copyright © 2003 - 2018 Cinelerra-CV Team.

This manual is free; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This document is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110, USA.

1 Introduction

Cinelerra in brief.

2 Installation

Making Cinelerra work on your system.

3 Configuration

Adjusting the behavior of Cinelerra.

4 Project attributes

Changing the way the media is displayed.

5 Loading and saving files

Moving media between disk and Cinelerra.

6 Program window

7 Editing

8 Compositor window

9 Viewer window

10 Resources window

11 Sound level meters window

12 Transport controls

13 Timebar

14 Realtime effects

15 Rendered effects

16 Ladspa effects

17 Transitions

18 Keyframing

Making effects change over time.

19 Capturing media

Moving media from the real world to disk.

20 Rendering files

21 Tips

Unusual applications of Cinelerra to common problems.

22 Troubleshooting

Problems with Cinelerra.

23 Plugin authoring

How to write new effects.

24 Keyboard shortcuts

How to accelerate most commands with the keyboard.

GNU General Public License

The GNU General Public License