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== Multimedia ==
 
== Multimedia ==
=== Image Viewers ===
 
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of image viewers}}
 
  
==== Console ====
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=== Codecs ===
* {{App|fbv|A very simple graphic file viewer for the framebuffer console.|http://s-tech.elsat.net.pl/fbv/|{{Pkg|fbv}}}}
 
* {{App|fbi|An image viewer for the linux framebuffer console.|https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/|{{Pkg|fbida}}}}
 
* {{App|fim|A highly customizable and scriptable framebuffer image viewer based on fbi.|http://www.autistici.org/dezperado/fim/|{{AUR|fim-svn}}}}
 
* {{App|jfbview|A framebuffer PDF and image viewer based on Imlib2. Features include Vim-like controls, rotation and zoom, zoom-to-fit, and fast multi-threaded rendering.|http://cjix.info/blog/jfbview/|{{AUR|jfbview}}}}
 
  
==== Graphical ====
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See the main article: [[Codecs]].
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Eye_of_GNOME|Eye of GNOME]]|An image viewing and cataloging program, which is a part of the GNOME desktop environment.|http://projects.gnome.org/eog/|{{Pkg|eog}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Feh]]|A fast, lightweight image viewer that uses imlib2.|http://linuxbrit.co.uk/feh/|{{Pkg|feh}}}}
 
* {{App|GalaPix|An OpenGL-based image viewer for simultaneously viewing and zooming large collections of image files,|http://code.google.com/p/galapix/|{{AUR|galapix}}}}
 
* {{App|Geeqie|An image browser and viewer (fork of GQview) that adds additional functionality such as support for RAW files.|http://geeqie.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|geeqie}}}}
 
* {{App|Gimmage|A gtkmm image viewer.|http://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Gimmage|{{Pkg|gimmage}}}}
 
* {{App|GPicView|A simple and fast image viewer for X, which is part of the [[LXDE]] desktop.|http://lxde.sourceforge.net/gpicview/|{{Pkg|gpicview}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GQview|GQview]]|An image browser that features single click access to view images and move around the directory tree|http://gqview.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|gqview-devel}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GThumb|gThumb]]|An image viewer for the GNOME desktop.|https://live.gnome.org/gthumb|{{Pkg|gthumb}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Gwenview|Gwenview]]|A fast and easy to use image viewer for the KDE desktop.|http://gwenview.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|kdegraphics-gwenview}}}}
 
* {{App|Mirage|A PyGTK image viewer featuring support for crop and resize, custom actions and a thumbnail panel.|http://mirageiv.berlios.de|{{Pkg|mirage}}}}
 
* {{App|nomacs|nomacs is a free image viewer (Qt) for windows, linux, and mac systems, which is licensed under the GNU General Public License v3.|http://www.nomacs.org/|{{AUR|nomacs}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Picasa|Picasa]]|An image organizer and viewer from Google that has editing capabilities and integration with the photo-sharing website.|http://picasa.google.com/|{{AUR|picasa}}}}
 
* {{App|Quick Image Viewer|A very small and fast image viewer based on GTK+ and imlib2.|http://spiegl.de/qiv/|{{Pkg|qiv}}}}
 
* {{App|Ristretto|A fast and lightweight image viewer for the Xfce desktop environment.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/ristretto|{{Pkg|ristretto}}}}
 
* {{App|[[sxiv]]|A simple image viewer based on imlib2 that works well with tiling window managers.|https://github.com/muennich/sxiv|{{Pkg|sxiv}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Viewnior|Viewnior]]|A minimalistic GTK+ image viewer featuring support for flipping, rotating, animations and configurable mouse actions.|http://xsisqox.github.com/Viewnior/|{{Pkg|viewnior}}}}
 
* {{App|Xloadimage|A classic X image viewer.|http://sioseis.ucsd.edu/xloadimage.html|{{Pkg|xloadimage}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XnView|XnView MP]]|An efficient image viewer, browser and converter.|http://www.xnview.com/en/index.html|{{AUR|xnviewmp}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Xv_(software)|xv]]|A shareware program written by John Bradley to display and modify digital images under the X Window System.|http://www.trilon.com/xv/|{{Pkg|xv}}}}
 
  
=== Graphics and Image Manipulation ===
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=== Image ===
==== Raster editors ====
 
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of raster graphics editors}}
 
  
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Bibble (software)|Bibble Pro]]|A digital imaging program designed to assist photographers in post-production work and efficient optimization of images created in the Raw image format.|http://www.bibblelabs.com|{{AUR|bibblepro}}}}
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==== Image viewers ====
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:darktable|darktable]]|A photography workflow and RAW development application.|http://www.darktable.org//|{{Pkg|darktable}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:digiKam|digiKam]]|A KDE-based image organizer with built-in editing features via a plugin architecture. digiKam asserts it is more full featured than similar applications with a larger set of image manipulation features including RAW image import and manipulation.|http://www.digikam.org/|{{Pkg|digikam}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GIMP|GIMP]]|An image editing suite in the vein of proprietary editors such as [[Wikipedia:Adobe Photoshop|Adobe Photoshop]]. GIMP ([[GNU Project| GNU]] Image Manipulation Program) has been started in the mid 1990s and has acquired a large number of [[CMYK support in The GIMP|plugins]] and additional tools.|http://www.gimp.org/|{{Pkg|gimp}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GNU Paint|Gpaint]]|A [[Wikipedia:PC_Paintbrush|Paintbrush]] clone for GNOME.|http://www.gnu.org/software/gpaint/|{{AUR|gpaint}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GraphicsMagick|GraphicsMagick]]|A 2002 fork of ImageMagick designed to have API and command-line stability. It also supports multi-CPU for enhanced performance and thus is used by some large commercial sites (Flickr, etsy) for its performance.|http://www.graphicsmagick.org/|{{Pkg|graphicsmagick}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ImageMagick|ImageMagick]]|A command-line image manipulation program. It is known for its accurate format conversions with support for over 100 formats.  Its API enables it to be scripted and it is usually used as a backend processor.|http://www.imagemagick.org/script/index.php|{{Pkg|imagemagick}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:KolourPaint|KolourPaint]]|A free, raster graphics editor for KDE, similar to Microsoft's Paint application before Windows 7, but with some additional features such as support for transparency.|http://kolourpaint.org|{{Pkg|kdegraphics-kolourpaint}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Krita|Krita]]|A digital painting and illustration software included based on the KDE platform and Calligra libraries.|http://krita.org/|{{Pkg|calligra-krita}}}}
 
* {{App|Luminance HDR|An open source graphical user interface application that aims to provide a workflow for HDR imaging.|http://qtpfsgui.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|luminancehdr}}}}
 
* {{App|mtPaint|A graphics editing program geared towards creating indexed palette images and pixel art.|http://mtpaint.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|mtpaint}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MyPaint|MyPaint]]|A free software graphics application for digital painters.|http://mypaint.intilinux.com|{{Pkg|mypaint}}}}
 
* {{App|Nathive|A "usable image editor", based on GNOME libraries with a focus on usability and a smooth learning curve.|http://www.nathive.org/|{{AUR|nathive}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pinta (software)|Pinta]]|A drawing and editing program modeled after [[Wikipedia:Paint.net|Paint.NET]]. Its goal is to provide a simplified alternative to GIMP for casual users.|http://pinta-project.com/|{{Pkg|pinta}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Shotwell_(software)|Shotwell]]|An image organizer with a small set of image manipulation features (rotate, crop, color adjust, and red eye removal). It can import photos directly from digital cameras and export them to social media sites (Facebook, Flickr, Picasa Web Albums, etc.).|http://yorba.org/shotwell/|{{Pkg|shotwell}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XPaint|XPaint]]|A color image editing tool which features most standard paint program options.|http://sourceforge.net/projects/sf-xpaint/|{{AUR|xpaint}}}}
 
  
==== Vector Graphics - Illustration ====
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See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of image viewers]].
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of vector graphics editors}}
 
  
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Dia_(software)|Dia]]|A GTK+-based diagram creation program.|http://live.gnome.org/Dia|{{Pkg|dia}}}}
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===== Console =====
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Inkscape|Inkscape]]|A vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to [[Wikipedia:Adobe Illustrator|Illustrator]], [[Wikipedia:CorelDRAW|CorelDraw]], or [[Wikipedia:Xara X|Xara X]], using the SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface. It is very easy to edit nodes, perform complex path operations, trace bitmaps and much more. It's developers also aim to maintain a thriving user and developer community by using open, community-oriented development.|http://inkscape.org/|{{Pkg|inkscape}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Karbon (software)|Karbon]]|A vector graphics editor, part of the Calligra Suite.|http://www.calligra-suite.org/karbon/|{{Pkg|calligra-karbon}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SK1_(program)|sK1]]|A replacement for Adobe Illustrator or CorelDraw, oriented for "prepress ready" PostScript & PDF output.|http://sk1project.org/|{{Pkg|sk1}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Xara_Xtreme_LX|Xara LX]]|An advanced vector graphics program, the open source version of the commercial Xara X.|http://www.xaraxtreme.org/|{{AUR|xaralx}}}}
 
  
==== Vector graphics - CAD ====
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* {{App|fbi|Image viewer for the linux framebuffer console.|https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/|{{Pkg|fbida}}}}
{{Wikipedia|List of computer-aided design editors}}
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* {{App|fbv|Very simple graphic file viewer for the framebuffer console.|http://s-tech.elsat.net.pl/fbv/|{{AUR|fbv}}}}
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* {{App|fim|Highly customizable and scriptable framebuffer image viewer based on fbi.|http://www.nongnu.org/fbi-improved/|{{AUR|fim}}}}
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* {{App|jfbview|Framebuffer PDF and image viewer based on Imlib2. Features include Vim-like controls, rotation and zoom, zoom-to-fit, and fast multi-threaded rendering.|http://seasonofcode.com/pages/jfbview.html|{{AUR|jfbview}}}}
  
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:BRL-CAD|BRL-CAD]]|A constructive solid geometry (CSG) solid modeling computer-aided design (CAD) system that includes an interactive geometry editor, ray tracing support for graphics rendering and geometric analysis, computer network distributed framebuffer support, scripting, image-processing and signal-processing tools.|http://brlcad.org/|{{AUR|brlcad}}}}
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===== Graphical =====
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:FreeCAD|FreeCAD]]|A CAD/CAE program, based on OpenCascade, Qt and Python with features such as macro recording, workbenches and the ability to run as server.|http://sourceforge.net/projects/free-cad/|{{AUR|freecad}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:LibreCAD|LibreCAD]]|A powerful 2D CAD application based on Qt. It has been forked from QCad Community Edition.|http://www.librecad.org/|{{AUR|librecad}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:QCad|QCAD]]|A powerful 2D CAD application that began in 1999. QCaD includes DFX standard file format and supports HPGL format.|http://www.qcad.org/|{{Pkg|qcad}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VariCAD|VariCAD]]|A 3D/2D CAD and mechanical engineering application which provides support for parameters and geometric constraints, tools for shells, pipelines, sheet metal unbending and crash tests, assembly support, mechanical part and symbol libraries, calculations, bills of materials, and more.|http://www.varicad.com/en/home/|{{AUR|varicad}}}}
 
  
==== 3D Modeling/Rendering ====
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* {{App|Ephoto|A light image viewer based on EFL.|https://www.enlightenment.org/about-ephoto|{{AUR|ephoto}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Eye_of_GNOME|Eye of GNOME]]|Image viewing and cataloging program, which is a part of the GNOME desktop environment.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/EyeOfGnome|{{Pkg|eog}}}}
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* {{App|Eye of MATE|Simple graphics viewer for the MATE desktop.|https://github.com/mate-desktop/eom|{{Pkg|eom}}}}
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* {{App|EyeSight|Image viewer for the Hawaii desktop environment.|http://hawaiios.org/projects/eyesight/|{{AUR|eyesight}}}}
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* {{App|[[feh]]|Fast, lightweight image viewer that uses imlib2.|https://feh.finalrewind.org/|{{Pkg|feh}}}}
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* {{App|GalaPix|OpenGL-based image viewer for simultaneously viewing and zooming large collections of image files,|https://github.com/Galapix/galapix|{{AUR|galapix}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Geeqie|Geeqie]]|Image browser and viewer (fork of GQview) that adds additional functionality such as support for RAW files.|http://geeqie.org/|{{Pkg|geeqie}}}}
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* {{App|GPicView|Simple and fast image viewer for X, which is part of the [[LXDE]] desktop.|http://lxde.sourceforge.net/gpicview/|GTK+ 2: {{Pkg|gpicview}}, GTK+ 3: {{Pkg|gpicview-gtk3}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Gwenview|Gwenview]]|Fast and easy to use image viewer for the KDE desktop.|http://gwenview.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|gwenview}}}}
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* {{App|ida|X11 application (Motif based) for viewing images.|https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/|{{Pkg|fbida}}}}
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* {{App|imv|Lightweight image viewer with support for Wayland and animated GIFs which uses FreeImage.|https://www.github.com/eXeC64/imv/|{{Pkg|imv}}}}
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* {{App|LxImage-Qt|The LXQt image viewer.|https://github.com/lxde/lximage-qt|{{Pkg|lximage-qt}}}}
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* {{App|meh|meh is a small, simple, super fast image viewer using raw XLib.|http://www.johnhawthorn.com/meh/|{{AUR|meh-git}}}}
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* {{App|Mirage|PyGTK image viewer featuring support for crop and resize, custom actions and a thumbnail panel.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/mirageiv.berlios/|{{AUR|mirage}}}}
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* {{App|nomacs|Qt image viewer. It is feature-rich but starts fast and can be configured to show additional widgets or only the image.|https://nomacs.org/|{{Pkg|nomacs}}}}
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* {{App|Phototonic|Fast and functional image viewer and browser (Qt).|https://github.com/oferkv/phototonic/|{{AUR|phototonic}}}}
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* {{App|PhotoQt|Fast and highly configurable image viewer with a simple and nice interface.|http://photoqt.org/|{{AUR|photoqt}}}}
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* {{App|qimgv|Fast and easy to use Qt5 image viewer. Supports webm/mp4 playback via mpv.|https://github.com/easymodo/qimgv/|{{AUR|qimgv}}}}
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* {{App|Quick Image Viewer|Very small and fast image viewer based on GTK+ and imlib2.|http://spiegl.de/qiv/|{{Pkg|qiv}}}}
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* {{App|Ristretto|Fast and lightweight image viewer for the Xfce desktop environment.|http://docs.xfce.org/apps/ristretto/start|{{Pkg|ristretto}}}}
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* {{App|shufti|shufti non-destructively saves and restores the zoom level, rotation, window size, desktop location and viewing area on a per-image/file location basis|https://github.com/danboid/shufti|{{AUR|shufti}}}}
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* {{App|[[sxiv]]|Simple image viewer based on imlib2 that works well with tiling window managers.|https://github.com/muennich/sxiv|{{Pkg|sxiv}}}}
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* {{App|Viewnior|Minimalistic GTK+ image viewer featuring support for flipping, rotating, animations and configurable mouse actions.|http://siyanpanayotov.com/project/viewnior/|{{Pkg|viewnior}}}}
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* {{App|Vimiv|An image viewer with vim-like keybindings. It is written in python3 using the Gtk3 toolkit.|http://karlch.github.io/vimiv|{{Pkg|vimiv}}}}
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* {{App|Xloadimage|Classic X image viewer.|http://sioseis.ucsd.edu/xloadimage.html|{{Pkg|xloadimage}}}}
  
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of 3D computer graphics software}}
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==== Image organizers ====
  
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Art_of_Illusion|Art of Illusion]]|A 3D modeling and rendering studio written in Java.|http://www.artofillusion.org/|{{AUR|aoi}}}}
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See also [[Wikipedia:Image organizer]].
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Blender_(software)|Blender]]|A fully integrated 3D graphics creation suite capable of 3D modeling, texturing, and animation, among other things.|http://www.blender.org/|{{Pkg|blender}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:POV-Ray|POV-Ray]]|A script-based raytracer for creating 3D graphics.|http://www.povray.org/|{{Pkg|povray}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Wings3d|Wings 3D]]|An advanced subdivision modeler that is both powerful and easy to use.|http://www.wings3d.com/|{{Pkg|wings3d}}}}
 
  
=== Graphics utilities (helper apps) ===
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* {{App|Deepin Image Viewer|Image viewer and organizer for Deepin desktop.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-image-viewer|{{Pkg|deepin-image-viewer}}}}
==== Screen Capture ====
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:digiKam|digiKam]]|KDE-based image organizer with built-in editing features via a plugin architecture. digiKam asserts it is more full featured than similar applications with a larger set of image manipulation features including RAW image import and manipulation.|http://www.digikam.org/|{{Pkg|digikam}}}}
{{Box BLUE|See also:|[[Taking a Screenshot]]}}
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* {{App|Frogr|Small application for the GNOME desktop that allows users to manage their accounts in the Flickr image hosting website.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Frogr|{{AUR|frogr}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:KSnapshot|KSnapshot]]|A [[KDE]] application for taking screenshots. It is capable of capturing images of the whole desktop, a single window, a section of a window, a selected rectangular region or a freehand region.|http://kde.org/applications/graphics/ksnapshot/|{{Pkg|kdegraphics-ksnapshot}}}}
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* {{App|GNOME Photos|Access, organize, and share your photos on GNOME.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Photos|{{Pkg|gnome-photos}}}}
* {{App|Xfce4 Screenshooter|A screenshot application for the [[Xfce]] desktop with a plugin for the Xfce panel.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/xfce4-screenshooter|{{Pkg|xfce4-screenshooter}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GThumb|gThumb]]|Image viewer and browser for the GNOME desktop.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gthumb|{{Pkg|gthumb}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Scrot|Scrot]]|A simple command-line screenshot utility for X.|http://freecode.com/projects/scrot|{{Pkg|scrot}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:KPhotoAlbum|KPhotoAlbum]]|Digital image cataloging software that supports annotation, browsing, searching and viewing of digital images and videos.|https://www.kphotoalbum.org/|{{Pkg|kphotoalbum}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Shutter_(software)|Shutter]]|A rich screenshot and editing program.|http://shutter-project.org/|{{AUR|shutter}}}}
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* {{App|Pantheon Photos|Photo organizer for Pantheon.|https://launchpad.net/pantheon-photos|{{Pkg|pantheon-photos}}}}
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* {{App|Rapid Photo Downloader|Download photos and videos from cameras, memory cards and portable storage devices.|http://www.damonlynch.net/rapid/|{{Pkg|rapid-photo-downloader}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Shotwell_(software)|Shotwell]]|A digital photo organizer designed for the GNOME desktop environment|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Shotwell|{{Pkg|shotwell}}}}
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==== Image processing ====
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* {{App|Converseen|Batch image converter and resizer.|http://converseen.fasterland.net/|{{Pkg|converseen}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:dcraw|dcraw]]|Converts many camera RAW formats.|http://www.cybercom.net/~dcoffin/dcraw/|{{Pkg|dcraw}}}}
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* {{App|Fyre|Tool for producing computational artwork based on histograms of iterated chaotic functions.|http://fyre.navi.cx/|{{Pkg|fyre}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:G'MIC|G'MIC]]|Full-featured open-source framework for image processing, providing several different user interfaces to convert/manipulate/filter/visualize generic image datasets, ranging from 1d scalar signals to 3d+t sequences of multi-spectral volumetric images, including 2d color images.|http://www.gmic.eu/|{{Pkg|gmic}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GraphicsMagick|GraphicsMagick]]|Fork of ImageMagick designed to have API and command-line stability. It also supports multi-CPU for enhanced performance and thus is used by some large commercial sites (Flickr, etsy) for its performance.|http://www.graphicsmagick.org/|{{Pkg|graphicsmagick}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ImageMagick|ImageMagick]]|Command-line image manipulation program. It is known for its accurate format conversions with support for over 100 formats. Its API enables it to be scripted and it is usually used as a backend processor.|http://www.imagemagick.org/script/index.php|{{Pkg|imagemagick}}}}
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==== Raster graphics editors ====
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See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of raster graphics editors]].
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* {{App|AzPainter|Painting software for illustration drawing.|https://github.com/Symbian9/azpainter|{{AUR|azpainter}}}}
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* {{App|Deepin Draw|Lightweight drawing tool for Deepin desktop.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-draw|{{Pkg|deepin-draw}}}}
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* {{App|[[GIMP]]|Image editing suite in the vein of proprietary editors such as [[Wikipedia:Adobe Photoshop|Adobe Photoshop]]. GIMP ([[GNU]] Image Manipulation Program) has been started in the mid 1990s and has acquired a large number of [[CMYK support in The GIMP|plugins]] and additional tools.|http://www.gimp.org/|{{Pkg|gimp}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GNU Paint|Gpaint]]|[[Wikipedia:PC_Paintbrush|Paintbrush]] clone for GNOME.|https://www.gnu.org/software/gpaint/|{{AUR|gpaint}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:KolourPaint|KolourPaint]]|Free raster graphics editor for KDE, similar to Microsoft's Paint application before Windows 7, but with some additional features such as support for transparency. Part of {{Grp|kde-applications}} and {{Grp|kdegraphics}} groups.|http://kolourpaint.org|{{Pkg|kolourpaint}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Krita|Krita]]|Digital painting and illustration software included based on the KDE platform.|http://krita.org/|{{Pkg|krita}}}}
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* {{App|mtPaint|Graphics editing program geared towards creating indexed palette images and pixel art.|http://mtpaint.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|mtpaint}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MyPaint|MyPaint]]|Free software graphics application for digital painters.|http://mypaint.org|{{Pkg|mypaint}}}}
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* {{App|PhotoFlare|Simple but powerful image editor originally inspired by PhotoFiltre.|https://photoflare.io/|{{AUR|photoflare}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pinta (software)|Pinta]]|Drawing and editing program modeled after [[Wikipedia:Paint.net|Paint.NET]]. Its goal is to provide a simplified alternative to GIMP for casual users.|http://pinta-project.com/|{{Pkg|pinta}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XPaint|XPaint]]|Color image editing tool which features most standard paint program options.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/sf-xpaint/|{{AUR|xpaint}}}}
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Some image viewers and organizers like [[Wikipedia:digiKam|digiKam]], Ephoto, GNOME Photos, [[Wikipedia:GThumb|gThumb]], ida, nomacs, Pantheon Photos, Phototonic and [[Wikipedia:Shotwell_(software)|Shotwell]] also provide some basic image manipulation functionality.
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==== Photo editors ====
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:darktable|darktable]]|Photography workflow and RAW development application.|http://www.darktable.org/|{{Pkg|darktable}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Hugin (software)|Hugin]]|Panorama photo stitcher.|http://hugin.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|hugin}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:LightZone|LightZone]]|Professional-level digital darkroom and photo editor comparable to Photoshop Lightroom.|http://lightzoneproject.org/|{{AUR|lightzone}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Luminance HDR|Luminance HDR]]|Open source graphical user interface application that aims to provide a workflow for HDR imaging.|http://qtpfsgui.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|luminancehdr}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:UFRaw|nUFRaw]]|Utility to read and manipulate raw images from digital cameras using DCRaw.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/nufraw/|{{Pkg|gimp-nufraw}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Rawstudio|Rawstudio]]|Raw-image converter written in GTK+.|https://rawstudio.org/|{{AUR|rawstudio}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:RawTherapee|RawTherapee]]|A powerful cross-platform raw image processing program.|http://www.rawtherapee.com/|{{Pkg|rawtherapee}}}}
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==== Vector graphics editors ====
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See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of vector graphics editors]].
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Dia (software)|Dia]]|GTK+-based diagram creation program.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Dia|{{Pkg|dia}}}}
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* {{App|draw.io desktop|Diagram drawing application built on web technology. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|https://about.draw.io/|{{AUR|drawio-desktop}}}}
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* {{App|Gravit Designer|Proprietary vector design application. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|https://designer.io/|{{AUR|gravit-designer-bin}}}}
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* {{App|[[Inkscape]]|Vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to [[Wikipedia:Adobe Illustrator|Illustrator]], [[Wikipedia:CorelDRAW|CorelDraw]], or [[Wikipedia:Xara X|Xara X]], using the SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface. It is very easy to edit nodes, perform complex path operations, trace bitmaps and much more. It's developers also aim to maintain a thriving user and developer community by using open, community-oriented development.|http://inkscape.org/|{{Pkg|inkscape}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Karbon (software)|Karbon]]|Vector graphics editor, part of the Calligra Suite.|http://www.calligra-suite.org/karbon/|{{Pkg|calligra}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[LibreOffice|LibreOffice Draw]]|Vector graphics editor and diagramming tool included in the LibreOffice suite similar to Microsoft Visio.|https://www.libreoffice.org/discover/draw/|{{Pkg|libreoffice-still}} or {{Pkg|libreoffice-fresh}}}}
 +
* {{App|Mockingbot|Proprietary prototyping & collaboration design tool. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|http://mockingbot.com/|{{AUR|mockingbot}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[OpenOffice|OpenOffice Draw]]|Vector graphics editor and diagramming tool included in the OpenOffice suite.|http://www.openoffice.org/product/draw.html|{{AUR|openoffice}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pencil2D|Pencil Project]]|GUI prototyping and mockup tool. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|http://pencil.evolus.vn/|{{AUR|pencil}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SK1 (program)|sK1]]|Replacement for Adobe Illustrator or CorelDraw, oriented for "prepress ready" PostScript & PDF output.|http://sk1project.net/|{{Pkg|sk1}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:yEd|yEd]]|General-purpose proprietary diagramming program for flowcharts, network diagrams, UML diagrams, BPMN diagrams, mind maps, organization charts, and Entity Relationship diagrams.|https://www.yworks.com/products/yed|{{AUR|yed}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Xfig|Xfig]]|Interactive drawing tool.|http://mcj.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|xfig}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Font editors ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of font editors]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Birdfont|Font editor which lets you create vector graphics and export TTF, EOT and SVG fonts.|https://birdfont.org/|{{AUR|birdfont}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:FontForge|FontForge]]|Outline font editor.|https://fontforge.github.io/|{{Pkg|fontforge}}}}
 +
* {{App|TruFont|Font-editing application.|http://trufont.github.io/|{{AUR|trufont-git}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== 2D animation ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|OpenStopMotion|Capture program for creating stopmotion video clips.|http://qstopmotion.org/|{{AUR|openstopmotion}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Toonz|OpenToonz]]|2D animation creation software.|https://opentoonz.github.io/e/|{{AUR|opentoonz}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pencil2D|Pencil2D]]|Easy, intuitive tool to make 2D hand-drawn animations.|https://www.pencil2d.org/|{{AUR|pencil2d}}}}
 +
* {{App|qStopMotion|Application for creating stop-motion animation movies. The users will be able to create stop-motions from pictures imported from a camera or from the harddrive and export the animation to different video formats such as mpeg or avi.|http://qstopmotion.org/|{{AUR|qstopmotion}}}}
 +
* {{App|Stopmotion|Application to create stop-motion animations. It helps you capture and edit the frames of your animation and export them as a single file.|http://linuxstopmotion.org/|{{AUR|stopmotion}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Synfig|Synfig Studio]]|2D animation software, designed as powerful industrial-strength solution for creating film-quality animation using a vector and bitmap artwork.|https://www.synfig.org/|{{AUR|synfigstudio}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Tupi (software)|TupiTube Desk]]|Desktop application to create and share 2D animations, focused on kids and teenagers.|https://www.maefloresta.com/|{{AUR|tupitube.desk}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== 3D computer graphics ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of 3D computer graphics software]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Art of Illusion|3D modeling and rendering studio written in Java.|http://www.artofillusion.org/|{{AUR|aoi}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Blender]]|Fully integrated 3D graphics creation suite capable of 3D modeling, texturing, and animation, among other things.|http://www.blender.org/|{{Pkg|blender}}}}
 +
* {{App|Goxel|Open Source 3D voxel editor.|https://guillaumechereau.github.io/goxel/|{{AUR|goxel}}}}
 +
* {{App|LuxRender|Rendering system for physically correct, unbiased image synthesis.|http://luxrender.net/|{{Pkg|luxrender}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MakeHuman|MakeHuman™]]|Parametrical modeling program for creating human bodies.|http://www.makehuman.org/|{{AUR|makehuman}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Sweet_Home_3D|Sweet Home 3D]]|Interior design software application for the planning and development of floor plans|http://sweethome3d.com/|{{Pkg|sweethome3d}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:POV-Ray|POV-Ray]]|Script-based raytracer for creating 3D graphics.|http://www.povray.org/|{{Pkg|povray}}}}
 +
* {{App|VoxelShop|Extremely intuitive and powerful software to modify and create voxel objects.|https://blackflux.com/node/11|{{AUR|voxelshop}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Wings3d|Wings 3D]]|Advanced subdivision modeler that is both powerful and easy to use.|http://www.wings3d.com/|{{Pkg|wings3d}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Color pickers ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Agave|Colorscheme designer tool for GNOME.|https://web.archive.org/web/20170327063642/http://home.gna.org/colorscheme/|{{Pkg|agave}}}}
 +
* {{App|Chameleon|Simple color picker for X11 which outputs colors to stdout.|https://github.com/seebye/chameleon|{{AUR|chameleon-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|ColorGrab|Cross-platform color picker.|https://github.com/nielssp/colorgrab|{{AUR|colorgrab}}}}
 +
* {{App|Color Picker|Simplistic color picker for the Pantheon desktop.|https://github.com/RonnyDo/ColorPicker|{{AUR|color-picker-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|delicolour|Lightweight GTK+ 3 color finder.|https://github.com/eepp/delicolour|{{AUR|delicolour}}}}
 +
* {{App|Deepin Picker|Color picker tool for Deepin desktop.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-picker|{{Pkg|deepin-picker}}}}
 +
* {{App|gcolor2|Simple GTK+ 2 color selector.|http://gcolor2.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|gcolor2}}}}
 +
* {{App|GPick|Advanced color picker tool.|http://www.gpick.org/|{{Pkg|gpick}}}}
 +
* {{App|KColorChooser|Simple application to select the color from the screen or from a pallete. Part of {{Grp|kdegraphics}}.|https://www.kde.org/applications/graphics/kcolorchooser/|{{Pkg|kcolorchooser}}}}
 +
* {{App|MATE Color Selection|Choose colors from the palette or the screen. Run with {{ic|mate-color-select}}.|https://mate-desktop.org/|{{Pkg|mate-desktop}}}}
 +
* {{App|Pick|Simple color picker tool for the Linux desktop.|https://www.kryogenix.org/code/pick|{{AUR|pick-colour-picker}}}}
 +
* {{App|xcolor|Lightweight color picker for X11.|https://soft.github.io/xcolor/|{{AUR|xcolor}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Screenshot ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Screen capture]].
 +
 
 +
{{Move|Screen capture#Screenshot software|There is a suitable page dedicated to the topic, so the content should be in one place. It's not like that every list of applications present on the wiki must be unconditionally on this page.|Talk:List of applications#List of screenshot tools}}
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Deepin Screenshot|Quite easy-to-use screenshot tool. Features: global hotkey to trigger screenshot tool, take screenshot of a selected area, easy to add text and line drawings onto the screenshot. Python/Qt5 based.|https://www.deepin.org/|{{Pkg|deepin-screenshot}}}}
 +
* {{App|Escrotum|Screen capture using pygtk, inspired by scrot.|https://github.com/Roger/escrotum|{{AUR|escrotum-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|Flameshot|Qt5 based software for interactive screenshot taking. Select the desired area, draw with different tools and enjoy the customization capabilities.|https://github.com/lupoDharkael/flameshot|{{Pkg|flameshot}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GNOME Screenshot|GNOME Screenshot]]|Screenshot tool for the GNOME desktop.|https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-screenshot/|{{Pkg|gnome-screenshot}}}}
 +
* {{App|gscreenshot|Simple GTK+ screenshot utility with delays, selection, and copy-to-clipboard functionality.|https://github.com/thenaterhood/gscreenshot|{{AUR|gscreenshot}}}}
 +
* {{App|imgur-screenshot|Take screenshot selection, upload to [http://imgur.com imgur]. + more cool things|https://github.com/jomo/imgur-screenshot|{{AUR|imgur-screenshot-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|KShare|ShareX inspired cross platform utility written with Qt.|https://kshare.arsenarsen.com|{{AUR|kshare}}}}
 +
* {{App|Lightscreen|Simple tool to automate the tedious process of saving and cataloging screenshots, it operates as a hidden background process that is invoked with one (or multiple) hotkeys and then saves a screenshot file to disk according to the user's preferences.|http://lightscreen.com.ar|{{AUR|lightscreen}}}}
 +
* {{App|LXQt Screenshot|Screenshot tool for LXQt. Run with {{ic|lximage-qt --screenshot}}.|https://github.com/lxde/lximage-qt|{{Pkg|lximage-qt}}}}
 +
* {{App|maim|Simple command line utility that takes screenshots. It's meant to replace scrot and performs better than scrot in many ways.|https://github.com/naelstrof/maim|{{Pkg|maim}}}}
 +
* {{App|MATE Screenshot|Screenshot tool for the MATE desktop.|http://mate-desktop.org|{{Pkg|mate-utils}}}}
 +
* {{App|ScreenCloud|Take a screenshot of the entire screen or to select an area and then uploading the screenshot to [http://imgur.com imgur]+auth. has plugins and system tray.|http://screencloud.net/|{{AUR|screencloud}}}}
 +
* {{App|ScreenGrab|Cross-platform application designed to quickly take screenshots (Qt).|https://github.com/DOOMer/screengrab|{{AUR|screengrab}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Scrot|Scrot]]|Simple command-line screenshot utility for X.|http://freecode.com/projects/scrot|{{Pkg|scrot}}}}
 +
* {{App|Shutter|Rich screenshot and editing program. Supports [https://hyp.is/AVQUNTRUH9ZO4OKSlue9/askubuntu.com/questions/252281/how-do-i-take-screenshots-with-a-delay/260178 delay]. |http://shutter-project.org/|{{AUR|shutter}}}}
 +
* {{App|Spectacle|[[KDE]] application for taking screenshots. It is capable of capturing images of the whole desktop, a single window, a section of a window, a selected rectangular region or a freehand region. Part of {{Grp|kdegraphics}}.|https://github.com/KDE/spectacle/|{{Pkg|spectacle}}}}
 +
* {{App|Xfce4 Screenshooter|Application and Xfce4 panel plugin to take screenshots about the entire screen, the active window or a selected region. Part of {{Grp|xfce4-goodies}}.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/xfce4-screenshooter|{{Pkg|xfce4-screenshooter}}}}
 +
* {{App|xwd|X Window System image dumping utility|http://xorg.freedesktop.org/|{{Pkg|xorg-xwd}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Digital camera managers ====
 +
 
 +
See [[Libgphoto2#Installation]].
 +
 
 +
=== Audio ===
 +
 
 +
==== Audio systems ====
 +
 
 +
See also the main article [[Sound system]] and [[Wikipedia:Sound server]].
 +
 
 +
==== Audio players ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Music Player Daemon#Clients]] and [[Wikipedia:Comparison of audio player software]].
 +
 
 +
===== Console =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[cmus]]|Very feature-rich ncurses-based music player.|https://cmus.github.io/|{{Pkg|cmus}}}}
 +
* {{App|Cplay|Curses front-end for various audio players (ogg123, mpg123, mpg321, splay, madplay, and mikmod, xmp, and sox).|https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Cplay|{{AUR|cplay}}}}
 +
* {{App|Herrie|Minimalistic console-based music player with native AudioScrobbler support.|https://github.com/EdSchouten/herrie|{{AUR|herrie}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Moc|MOC]]|Ncurses console audio player with support for the MP3, OGG, and WAV formats.|https://moc.daper.net/|{{Pkg|moc}}}}
 +
* {{App|MPFC|Gstreamer-based audio player with curses interface.|https://code.google.com/archive/p/mpfc/|{{AUR|mpfc}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Mpg123|mpg123]]|Fast free MP3 console audio player for Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, HP-UX and nearly all other UNIX systems (also decodes MP1 and MP2 files).|https://www.mpg123.org/|{{Pkg|mpg123}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[pianobar]]|Console-based frontend for the online radio Pandora.|https://6xq.net/projects/pianobar/|{{Pkg|pianobar}}}}
 +
* {{App|vitunes|Curses-based music player and playlist manager with vim-like keybindings.|http://vitunes.org/|{{AUR|vitunes}}}}
 +
* {{App|whistle|Curses-based commandline audio player.|https://github.com/ap0calypse/whistle/|{{AUR|whistle-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XMMS2|XMMS2]]|Complete rewrite of the popular music player.|https://xmms2.org|{{Pkg|xmms2}}}}
 +
 
 +
===== Graphical =====
 +
 
 +
====== GStreamer-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Banshee (media player)|Banshee]]|[[Wikipedia:iTunes|iTunes]] clone, built with GTK+ and [[Mono]], feature-rich.|http://banshee.fm/|{{AUR|banshee}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Clementine_(software)|Clementine]]|Amarok 1.4 clone, ported to Qt 4.|https://www.clementine-player.org/|{{Pkg|clementine}}}}
 +
* {{App|Cozy|Modern audio book player for Linux using GTK+ 3.|https://github.com/geigi/cozy|{{AUR|cozy-audiobooks}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Exaile]]|GTK+ clone of Amarok.|http://www.exaile.org/|{{AUR|exaile}}}}
 +
* {{App|GNOME Internet Radio Locator|Easily find live radio programs based on geographical location of radio broadcasters on the Internet.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/InternetRadioLocator|{{AUR|gnome-internet-radio-locator}}}}
 +
* {{App|GNOME Music|Music is the new GNOME music playing application. It aims to combine an elegant and immersive browsing experience with simple and straightforward controls.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Music|{{Pkg|gnome-music}}}}
 +
* {{App|Gradio|GTK+ 3 application for finding and listening to internet radio stations.|https://github.com/haecker-felix/gradio|{{AUR|gradio}}}}
 +
* {{App|Guayadeque|Full featured media player that can easily manage large collections and uses the GStreamer media framework.|http://guayadeque.org/|{{AUR|guayadeque}}}}
 +
* {{App|Lollypop|A GNOME music player.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Lollypop|{{Pkg|lollypop}}}}
 +
* {{App|Muine|A music player written in C Sharp.|https://muine.gooeylinux.org/|{{Pkg|muine}}}}
 +
* {{App|Pantheon Music|Simple, fast, and good looking music player. The official elementary music player.|https://github.com/elementary/music|{{Pkg|pantheon-music}}}}
 +
* {{App|Parlatype|Minimal audio player for manual speech transcription, for GNOME. It plays audio sources to transcribe them in your favorite text application.|https://gkarsay.github.io/parlatype/|{{AUR|parlatype}}}}
 +
* {{App|Pithos|Python/GTK Pandora Radio desktop client.|https://pithos.github.io/|{{AUR|pithos}}}}
 +
* {{App|Pragha|GTK+ music manager. (fork of the Consonance Music Manager)|https://pragha-music-player.github.io/|{{Pkg|pragha}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Quod Libet (software)|Quod Libet]]|Audio player written with PyGTK and GStreamer with support for regular expressions in playlists.|https://github.com/quodlibet/quodlibet/|{{Pkg|quodlibet}}}}
 +
* {{App|Radiotray-NG|Internet radio player systray applet.|https://github.com/ebruck/radiotray-ng|{{AUR|radiotray-ng}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Rhythmbox|Rhythmbox]]|GTK+ clone of iTunes, used by default in GNOME.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Rhythmbox|{{Pkg|rhythmbox}}}}
 +
* {{App|Sayonara|Small, clear and fast audio player for Linux written in C++, uses the Qt framework. |https://sayonara-player.com/|{{AUR|sayonara-player}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== Phonon-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Amarok]]|Mature Qt-based player known for its plethora of features.|https://amarok.kde.org/|{{Pkg|amarok}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:JuK|JuK]]|JuK is an audio jukebox application, supporting collections of MP3, Ogg Vorbis, and FLAC audio files.|https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/juk/|{{Pkg|juk}}}}
 +
* {{App|Musique|Just another music player, only better.|http://flavio.tordini.org/musique|{{AUR|musique}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Tomahawk (software)|Tomahawk]]|Music player application written in C++/Qt. It decouples the name of the song from the source it was shared from - and fulfills the request using all of your available sources.|https://www.tomahawk-player.org/|{{AUR|tomahawk}}}}
 +
* {{App|Yarock|Modern looking music player, packed with features, that doesn’t depend on any specific desktop environment. Yarock is designed to provide an easy and pretty music browser based on cover art.|https://seb-apps.github.io/yarock/|{{AUR|yarock-qt5}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== Qt Multimedia-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Babe|Tiny Qt music player to keep your favorite songs at hand.|https://milohr.github.io/BabeIt/|{{Pkg|babe}}}}
 +
* {{App|Deepin Music|Awesome music player with brilliant and tweakful UI Deepin-UI based.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-music|{{Pkg|deepin-music}}}}
 +
* {{App|Elisa|Simple music player by the KDE community aiming to provide a nice experience for its users.|https://community.kde.org/Elisa|{{Pkg|elisa}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== Other ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Aqualung (software)|Aqualung]]|Advanced music player, which plays audio CDs, internet radio streams and podcasts as well as soundfiles in just about any audio format and has the feature of inserting no gaps between adjacent tracks.|https://aqualung.jeremyevans.net/|{{AUR|aqualung}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Audacious]]|[[Wikipedia:Winamp|Winamp]] clone like Beep and old XMMS versions.|http://audacious-media-player.org/|{{Pkg|audacious}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:DeaDBeeF|DeaDBeeF]]|Light and fast music player with many features, no GNOME or KDE dependencies, supports console-only, as well as a GTK+ GUI, comes with many plugins, and has a metadata editor.|http://deadbeef.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|deadbeef}}}}
 +
* {{App|gmusicbrowser|Open-source jukebox for large collections of MP3/OGG/FLAC files.|https://gmusicbrowser.org/|{{AUR|gmusicbrowser}}}}
 +
* {{App|Goggles Music Manager|Music collection manager and player that automatically categorizes your music, supports gapless playback, features easy tag editing, and internet radio support. Uses the [[Wikipedia:Fox toolkit|Fox toolkit]].|https://gogglesmm.github.io/|{{Pkg|gogglesmm}}}}
 +
* {{App|Google Play Music Desktop Player|Beautiful cross platform desktop player for Google Play Music. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|https://googleplaymusicdesktopplayer.com/|{{AUR|gpmdp}}}}
 +
* {{App|LXMusic|A minimalist xmms2-based music player.|https://wiki.lxde.org/en/LXMusic|GTK+ 2: {{Pkg|lxmusic}}, GTK+ 3: {{Pkg|lxmusic-gtk3}}}}
 +
* {{App|Miam-Player|Cross-platform open source music player.|http://mbach.github.io/Miam-Player/|{{AUR|miam-player}}}}
 +
* {{App|museeks|Minimalistic and easy to use music player. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|https://museeks.io/|{{AUR|museeks-bin}}}}
 +
* {{App|Noson|Fast and smart controller for SONOS devices.|https://janbar.github.io/noson-app/|{{AUR|noson-app}}}}
 +
* {{App|Nuclear|Modern music player focused on streaming from free sources. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|https://nuclear.gumblert.tech/|{{AUR|nuclear-player}}}}
 +
* {{App|Nuvola Player|Integrated Google Music, 8tracks and Hype Machine player.|https://tiliado.eu/nuvolaplayer/|{{AUR|nuvolaplayer-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:qmmp|Qmmp]]|Qt-based multimedia player with a user interface that is similar to Winamp or XMMS.|http://qmmp.ylsoftware.com/|{{Pkg|qmmp}}}}
 +
* {{App|SpotCommander|A remote control for Spotify, optimized for mobile devices. It works on any device with a modern browser, and it's free and open source.|https://olejon.github.io/spotcommander/|{{AUR|spotcommander}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Spotify]]|Proprietary music streaming service. It supports local playback and streaming from Spotify's vast library (requires a free account).|https://www.spotify.com/|{{AUR|spotify}}}}
 +
* {{App|Upplay|Qt-based UPnP audio control point.|https://lesbonscomptes.com/upplay/|{{AUR|upplay}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio tag editors ====
 +
 
 +
===== Console =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Beets]]|Music library organizer, tagger and more.|http://beets.io/|{{Pkg|beets}}}}
 +
* {{App|Demlo|Batch music tagger, encoder, renamer and more.|https://ambrevar.bitbucket.io/demlo/|{{AUR|demlo}}}}
 +
* {{App|id3|Command-line utility to edit ID3 1.x and 2.x tags.|https://squell.github.io/id3/|{{AUR|id3}}}}
 +
* {{App|id3ted|Command line id3 tag editor.|https://muennich.github.io/id3ted/|{{AUR|id3ted}}}}
 +
* {{App|id3v2|Command line editor for id3v2 tags.|http://id3v2.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|id3v2}}}}
 +
* {{App|MP3Info|MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor.|https://ibiblio.org/mp3info/|{{Pkg|mp3info}}}}
 +
* {{App|MP3Unicode|Command line utility to convert ID3 tags in mp3 files between different encodings.|http://mp3unicode.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|mp3unicode}}}}
 +
* {{App|Taffy|Simple command-line tag editor for many audio formats.|https://github.com/jangler/taffy|{{AUR|taffy}}}}
 +
* {{App|Tagutil|CLI tool to edit music file's tag. It aims to provide both an easy-to-script interface and ease of use interactively.|https://github.com/kAworu/tagutil|{{AUR|tagutil}}}}
 +
 
 +
===== Graphical =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Audio Tag Tool|Tool to edit tags in MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files.|https://github.com/impegoraro/tagtool|{{AUR|tagtool}}}}
 +
* {{App|Coquillo|Metadata editor for various audio formats.|https://github.com/sjuvonen/coquillo|{{AUR|coquillo}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:EasyTag|EasyTag]]|Utility for viewing, editing and writing ID3 tags of music files, supports many audio formats.|http://easytag.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|easytag}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Ex Falso (software)|Ex Falso]]|Cross-platform free and open source audio tag editor and library organizer. Run with {{ic|exfalso}}.|https://github.com/quodlibet/quodlibet/|{{Pkg|quodlibet}}}}
 +
* {{App|Kid3|MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, WAV and AIFF files tag editor.|http://kid3.sourceforge.net/|KDE: {{Pkg|kid3}}, Qt: {{Pkg|kid3-qt}}}}
 +
* {{App|KTag Editor|ID3v tag editor developed in Qt5 framework. Supported files are mp3, wav, ogg, wma, flac, asf.|http://karoljkocmaros.blogspot.com/p/ktag-editor.html|{{AUR|ktageditor}}}}
 +
* {{App|MP3Info GUI|MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor. The graphical interface can be launched with the {{ic|gmp3info}} command.|https://ibiblio.org/mp3info/|{{Pkg|mp3info}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MusicBrainz Picard|Picard]]|Cross-platform audio tag editor written in Python (the official [[Wikipedia:MusicBrainz|MusicBrainz]] tagger).|https://picard.musicbrainz.org/|{{Pkg|picard}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Puddletag|Puddletag]]|Replacement for the famous MP3tag for Windows.|http://puddletag.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|puddletag}}}}
 +
* {{App|Qoobar|Universal Qt-based audio tagger (specialized for classical music).|http://qoobar.sourceforge.net/en/index.htm|{{AUR|qoobar}}}}
 +
* {{App|Tag Editor|A tag editor with Qt GUI and command-line interface supporting MP4/M4A/AAC (iTunes), ID3v1/ID3v2, Vorbis, Opus, FLAC and Matroska.|https://github.com/Martchus/tageditor|{{AUR|tageditor}}}}
 +
* {{App|Thunar Media Tags Plugin|Adds special features for media files to the Thunar File Manager, including the ability to edit tags.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/thunar-plugins/thunar-media-tags-plugin|{{Pkg|thunar-media-tags-plugin}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Lyrics ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|clyrics|Extensible lyrics fetcher, with daemon support for cmus and mocp.|https://github.com/trizen/clyrics|{{AUR|clyrics}}}}
 +
* {{App|LyricsX|Lyrics editor.|https://github.com/timxx/lyricsx|{{AUR|lyricsx}}}}
 +
* {{App|OSD Lyrics|Lyric show compatible with various media players.|https://github.com/osdlyrics/osdlyrics|{{Pkg|osdlyrics}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio converters ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Ecasound|Ecasound]]|Command line tools designed for multitrack audio processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback, recording and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect processing, mixing, recording and signal recycling.|https://nosignal.fi/ecasound/|{{Pkg|ecasound}}}}
 +
* {{App|fre:ac|Audio converter and CD ripper with support for various popular formats and encoders.|https://freac.org/|{{AUR|freac}}}}
 +
* {{App|Gnac|Audio converter for GNOME.|http://gnac.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|gnac}}}}
 +
* {{App|SoundConverter|A graphical application to convert audio files into different formats.|http://soundconverter.org/|{{pkg|soundconverter}}}}
 +
* {{App|soundKonverter|Qt-based GUI front-end to various audio converters.|https://github.com/dfaust/soundkonverter|{{pkg|soundkonverter}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SoX|SoX]]|Command line utility that can convert various formats of computer audio files into other formats.|http://sox.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|sox}}}}
 +
* {{App|XCFA|Tool to extract the content of audio CDs and convert files to various formats.|http://www.xcfa.tuxfamily.org/|{{AUR|xcfa}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio editors ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of digital audio editors]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Audacity (audio editor)|Audacity]]|Program that lets you manipulate digital audio waveforms.|https://www.audacityteam.org/|{{Pkg|audacity}}}}
 +
* {{App|Deepin Voice Recorder|Voice recorder application for Deepin desktop.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-voice-recorder|{{Pkg|deepin-voice-recorder}}}}
 +
* {{App|GNOME Sound Recorder|The Sound Recorder application enables you to record and play .flac, .ogg (OGG audio, or .oga), and .wav sound files.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/SoundRecorder|{{Pkg|gnome-sound-recorder}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Gnome Wave Cleaner|Gnome Wave Cleaner]]|Digital audio editor to denoise, dehiss and amplify audio files.|http://gwc.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|gwc}}}}
 +
* {{App|Kwave|Sound editor for KDE.|http://kwave.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|kwave}}}}
 +
* {{App|mhWaveEdit|Graphical program for editing, playing and recording sound files.|https://github.com/magnush/mhwaveedit/|{{AUR|mhwaveedit}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Mp3splt|Mp3splt]]|Utility to split mp3, ogg vorbis and native FLAC files selecting a begin and an end time position, without decoding.|http://mp3splt.sourceforge.net/|CLI: {{Pkg|mp3splt}}, GUI: {{Pkg|mp3splt-gtk}}}}
 +
* {{App|Play it Slowly|Play back audio files at a different speed or pitch.|https://29a.ch/playitslowly|{{AUR|playitslowly}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Sweep (software)|Sweep]]|Audio editor and live playback tool.|http://www.metadecks.org/software/sweep/|{{Pkg|sweep}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:WaveSurfer|WaveSurfer]]|Tool for sound visualization and manipulation. Typical applications are speech/sound analysis and sound annotation/transcription.|https://www.speech.kth.se/wavesurfer/|{{AUR|wavesurfer}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Digital audio workstations ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Professional audio]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Ardour (software)|Ardour]]|Multichannel hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation.|http://ardour.org/|{{Pkg|ardour}}}}
 +
* {{App|Bitwig Studio|Proprietary professional digital audio workstation.|http://bitwig.com/|{{AUR|bitwig-studio}}}}
 +
* {{App|Frinika|Digital audio workstation, features sequencer, soft-synths, realtime effects and audio recording.|http://www.frinika.com/|{{AUR|frinika}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[LMMS]]|Digital audio workstation which allows you to produce music with your computer.|https://lmms.io/|{{Pkg|lmms}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MusE|MusE]]|MIDI/Audio sequencer (digital audio workstation) with recording and editing capabilities, aims to be a complete multitrack virtual studio for Linux.|http://muse-sequencer.org/|{{AUR|muse}}}}
 +
* {{App|Non|Modular digital audio workstation composed of four main parts: Timeline, Mixer, Sequencer and Session Manager.|http://non.tuxfamily.org/|{{Grp|non-daw}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Qtractor|Qtractor]]|Qt-based hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application that aims to provide digital audio workstation software simple enough for the average home user, and yet powerful enough for the professional user.|http://qtractor.sourceforge.net/qtractor-index.html|{{Pkg|qtractor}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:REAPER|REAPER]]|Proprietary digital audio workstation, offering a full multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing and mastering toolset.|https://www.reaper.fm/|{{AUR|reaper}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Rosegarden|Rosegarden]]|Digital audio workstation program developed with ALSA and Qt that acts as an audio and MIDI sequencer, scorewriter and musical composition and editing tool.|http://www.rosegardenmusic.com/|{{Pkg|rosegarden}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Tracktion|Tracktion]]|Proprietary digital audio workstation, specifically designed for the needs of modern music producers.|https://www.tracktion.com/|{{AUR|tracktion-waveform}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Traverso DAW|Traverso]]|Multitrack audio recorder and editor with a very clean and intuitive interface which supports ALSA and Jack as the sound driver.|https://traverso-daw.org/|{{AUR|traverso}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio analyzers ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|audioprism|Spectrogram tool for PulseAudio input and WAV files.|https://github.com/vsergeev/audioprism|{{AUR|audioprism}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:BRP-PACU|BRP-PACU]]|Dual channel FFT based acoustic analysis tool to help engineers analyze live professional sound systems using the transfer function.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/brp-pacu/|{{AUR|brp-pacu}}}}
 +
* {{App|FMIT|Graphical utility for tuning your musical instruments, with error and volume history and advanced features.|http://gillesdegottex.github.io/fmit/|{{AUR|fmit}}}}
 +
* {{App|Friture|Real-time audio analyzer.|http://friture.org/|{{AUR|friture}}}}
 +
* {{App|rtspeccy|Real time audio spectrum analyzer.|https://www.uninformativ.de/projects/rtspeccy/|{{AUR|rtspeccy-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|sndpeek|Real-time audio visualization tool.|http://soundlab.cs.princeton.edu/software/sndpeek/|ALSA: {{AUR|sndpeek-alsa}}, JACK: {{AUR|sndpeek-jack}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Sonic Visualiser|Sonic Visualiser]]|Viewing and analyzing the contents of music audio files.|https://www.sonicvisualiser.org/|{{Pkg|sonic-visualiser}}}}
 +
* {{App|Spectrum3d|Displays a 3D audio spectrogram in real time from the microphone or an audio file.|http://spectrum3d.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|spectrum3d}}}}
 +
* {{App|Spek|Helps to analyse your audio files by showing their spectrogram.|http://spek.cc/|{{AUR|spek}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Scorewriters ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of scorewriters]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Aria Maestosa|Aria Maestosa]]|MIDI sequencer/editor. It lets you compose, edit and play MIDI files with a few clicks in a user-friendly interface offering score, keyboard, guitar, drum and controller views.|http://ariamaestosa.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|ariamaestosa}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Canorus|Canorus]]|Music score editor. It supports an unlimited number and length of staffs, polyphony, a MIDI playback of notes, chord markings, lyrics, import/export filters to formats like MIDI, MusicXML, ABC Music, MusiXTeX and LilyPond.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/canorus/|{{Pkg|canorus}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Denemo|Denemo]]|Music notation editor.|http://denemo.org/|{{AUR|denemo}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Frescobaldi (software)|Frescobaldi]]|Sheet music text editor for LilyPond files.|http://frescobaldi.org/|{{AUR|frescobaldi}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Impro-Visor|Impro-Visor]]|Music notation program designed to help jazz musicians compose and hear solos similar to ones that might be improvised.|https://www.cs.hmc.edu/~keller/jazz/improvisor/|{{AUR|impro-visor}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[LilyPond]]|Music engraving program, devoted to producing the highest-quality sheet music possible.|http://lilypond.org/|{{Pkg|lilypond}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MuseScore|MuseScore]]|Create, playback, and print sheet music.|https://musescore.org/|{{Pkg|musescore}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:TuxGuitar|TuxGuitar]]|Multitrack guitar tablature editor and player.|http://tuxguitar.com.ar/|{{AUR|tuxguitar}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio synthesis environments ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of audio synthesis environments]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Blue|Music composition environment for Csound, written in Java.|http://blue.kunstmusik.com/|{{AUR|csound-blue}}}}
 +
* {{App|Cabbage|Framework for audio software development using simple markup text and the Csound audio synthesis language.|http://cabbageaudio.com/|{{AUR|cabbage}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ChucK|ChucK]]|Strongly-timed, concurrent, and on-the-fly music programming language.|http://chuck.cs.princeton.edu/|{{Pkg|chuck}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Csound|Csound]]|Sound and music computing system.|https://csound.com/|{{Pkg|csound}}}}
 +
* {{App|CsoundQt|Frontend for Csound featuring a highlighting editor with autocomplete, interactive widgets and integrated help.|https://csoundqt.github.io/|{{Pkg|csoundqt}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pure Data|Pure Data]]|Real-time music and multimedia environment.|http://msp.ucsd.edu/software.html|{{Pkg|pd}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SuperCollider|SuperCollider]]|Platform for audio synthesis and algorithmic composition, used by musicians, artists, and researchers working with sound.|https://supercollider.github.io/|{{Pkg|supercollider}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Synthesizers ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|ams|Alsa Modular Synth. Realtime modular synthesizer and effect processor.|http://alsamodular.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|ams}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Amsynth|amsynth]]|Analog Modelling SYNTHesizer. Easy-to-use software synthesizer with a classic subtractive synthesizer topology.|https://amsynth.github.io/|{{Pkg|amsynth}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Din (din is noise)|DIN]]|Sound synthesizer and musical instrument.|http://dinisnoise.org/|{{Pkg|din}}}}
 +
* {{App|Drumstick|Set of MIDI tools: drum grid, MIDI player, virtual piano.|http://drumstick.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|drumstick}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[FluidSynth]]|Real-time software synthesizer based on the SoundFont 2 specifications.|http://www.fluidsynth.org/|{{Pkg|fluidsynth}}}}
 +
* {{App|Gigedit|Graphical instrument editor for sample based virtual instruments, based on the GigaStudio/Gigasampler file format.|http://doc.linuxsampler.org/Gigedit/|{{Pkg|gigedit}}}}
 +
* {{App|Helm|Software synthesizer to create electronic music on your computer.|http://tytel.org/helm/|{{Pkg|helm}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Hydrogen (software)|Hydrogen]]|Advanced drum machine to create drum sequences.|https://github.com/hydrogen-music/hydrogen|{{Pkg|hydrogen}}}}
 +
* {{App|JSampler|Java GUI for [[LinuxSampler]] software audio sampler.|http://jsampler.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|jsampler}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:PySynth|PySynth]]|Suite of simple music synthesizers and helper scripts written in Python 3.|https://mdoege.github.io/PySynth/|{{AUR|python-pysynth-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|QMidiArp|Advanced MIDI arpeggiator, programmable step sequencer and LFO.|http://qmidiarp.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|qmidiarp}}}}
 +
* {{App|QMidiRoute|MIDI router and processor for ALSA.|http://alsamodular.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|qmidiroute}}}}
 +
* {{App|Qsampler|Qt GUI for [[LinuxSampler]] software audio sampler.|https://qsampler.sourceforge.io/|{{Pkg|qsampler}}}}
 +
* {{App|Qsynth|Qt GUI for Fluidsynth.|https://qsynth.sourceforge.io/|{{Pkg|qsynth}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Timidity|TiMidity++]]|Software synthesizer, which can play MIDI files by converting them into PCM waveform data.|http://timidity.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|timidity++}}}}
 +
* {{App|Vee One Suite|Old-school software instruments: synthv1, a polyphonic subtractive synthesizer; samplv1, a polyphonic sampler synthesizer; drumkv1, yet another drum-kit sampler; padthv1, a polyphonic additive synthesizer.|http://www.rncbc.org/|{{Grp|vee-one}}}}
 +
* {{App|VMPK|Virtual MIDI Piano Keyboard. MIDI events generator and receiver. It doesn't produce any sound by itself, but can be used to drive a MIDI synthesizer.|http://vmpk.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|vmpk}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Yoshimi (synthesizer)|Yoshimi]]|Software synthesizer, a fork of ZynAddSubFX.|http://yoshimi.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|yoshimi}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ZynAddSubFX|ZynAddSubFX]]|Fully featured software synthesizer capable of making a countless number of instruments, from some common heard from expensive hardware to interesting sounds that you'll boost to an amazing universe of sounds.|http://zynaddsubfx.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|zynaddsubfx}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Music trackers ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Buzztrax|Buzztrax]]|Music studio to compose songs using only a computer with a soundcard.|http://buzztrax.org/|{{AUR|buzztrax}}}}
 +
* {{App|klystrack|Tracker for making C64/NES/Amiga-style chiptunes on a modern platform.|https://kometbomb.github.io/klystrack/|{{AUR|klystrack-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MilkyTracker|MilkyTracker]]|Music application for creating .MOD and .XM module files.|https://milkytracker.titandemo.org/|{{Pkg|milkytracker}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:OpenMPT|OpenMPT]]|Tracker software to create and play back some great music on your computer.|https://openmpt.org/|{{AUR|openmpt}}}}
 +
* {{App|Radium|Music editor with a new type of interface.|https://users.notam02.no/~kjetism/radium/|{{AUR|radium}}}}
 +
* {{App|Schism Tracker|Create high quality music without the requirements of specialized, expensive equipment, and with a unique "finger feel" that is difficult to replicate in part.|http://schismtracker.org/|{{AUR|schismtracker}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== DJ ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Giada|Minimal, hardcore audio tool for DJs, live performers and electronic musicians.|https://giadamusic.com/|{{Pkg|giada}}}}
 +
* {{App|IDJC|Powerful yet easy to use source-client for individuals interested in streaming live radio shows over the Internet using Shoutcast or Icecast servers.|http://idjc.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|idjc}}}}
 +
* {{App|Luppp|Music creation tool, intended for live use. The focus is on real time processing and a fast and intuitive workflow.|http://openavproductions.com/luppp/|{{Pkg|luppp}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Mixxx|Mixxx]]|Integrates the tools DJs need to perform creative live mixes with digital music files.|https://mixxx.org/|{{Pkg|mixxx}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Seq24]]|Minimal loop based MIDI sequencer for a live performance with a very simple interface for editing and playing MIDI 'loops'.|http://filter24.org/seq24/|{{AUR|seq24-bzr}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:xwax|xwax]]|Digital Vinyl System (DVS) for Linux. It allows DJs and turntablists to playback digital audio files (MP3, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, AAC and more), controlled using a normal pair of turntables via timecoded vinyls.|http://xwax.org/|{{Pkg|xwax}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio effects ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Calf Plugin Pack for JACK|Process and produce sounds using a set of plugins with JACK interface. ({{ic|calfjackhost}})|https://calf-studio-gear.org/|{{Pkg|calf}}}}
 +
* {{App|Carla|Audio plugin host, with support for many audio drivers and plugin formats.|https://kxstudio.linuxaudio.org/Applications:Carla|{{Pkg|carla}}}}
 +
* {{App|guitarix|Virtual guitar amplifier for JACK.|https://guitarix.org/|{{Pkg|guitarix2}}}}
 +
* {{App|Rakarrack|Richly featured multi-effects processor emulating a guitar effects pedalboard.|http://rakarrack.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|rakarrack}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Audio visualizers ====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|C.A.V.A.|Console-based audio visualizer for ALSA, MPD and PulseAudio.|https://karlstav.github.io/cava/|{{AUR|cava}}}}
 +
* {{App|Cavalcade|GTK+ GUI for C.A.V.A.|https://github.com/worron/cavalcade/|{{AUR|cavalcade}}}}
 +
* {{App|cli-visualizer|Highly configurable CLI-based audio visualizer.|https://github.com/dpayne/cli-visualizer|{{AUR|cli-visualizer}}}}
 +
* {{App|GLava|OpenGL audio spectrum visualizer. Its primary use case is for desktop windows or backgrounds.|https://github.com/wacossusca34/glava|{{AUR|glava-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|GLMViz|Fully configurable OpenGL music visualizer.|https://github.com/hannesha/GLMViz|{{AUR|glmviz-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[projectM]]|Music visualizer which uses 3D accelerated iterative image-based rendering.|http://projectm.sourceforge.net/|JACK: {{Pkg|projectm-jack}}, PulseAudio: {{Pkg|projectm-pulseaudio}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VSXu|VSXu]]|OpenGL-based (hardware-accelerated), modular programming environment with its main purpose to visualize music and create graphic effects in real-time.|http://www.vsxu.com/|{{AUR|vsxu}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Volume control ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[PulseAudio#Front-ends]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:alsamixer|alsamixer]]|Soundcard mixer for ALSA soundcard driver, with ncurses interface.|https://alsa-project.org/|{{Pkg|alsa-utils}}}}
 +
* {{App|ALSA Tray|Provides a systray icon and a command line interface for setting the volume of the ALSA Mixers.|https://projects.flogisoft.com/alsa-tray/|{{AUR|alsa-tray}}}}
 +
* {{App|AlsaVolume|Tray ALSA volume changer written using gtkmm.|https://github.com/Vitozz/cppAlsaVolume|{{AUR|cpp-alsa-volume}}}}
 +
* {{App|AMixST|Volume wheel using ALSA and Qt5.|https://github.com/FenixFyreX/amixst|{{AUR|amixst}}}}
 +
* {{App|GNOME ALSA Mixer|ALSA mixer for GNOME.|https://launchpad.net/gnome-alsamixer|{{Pkg|gnome-alsamixer}}}}
 +
* {{App|GVolWheel|Audio mixer which lets you control the volume through a tray icon.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/gvolwheel/|{{AUR|gvolwheel}}}}
 +
* {{App|KMix|KDE volume control program.|https://kde.org/applications/multimedia/kmix/|{{Pkg|kmix}}}}
 +
* {{App|MATE Volume Control|Audio mixer application and system tray applet for MATE to mix audio and adjust volume levels of various audio mixer devices.|https://github.com/mate-desktop/mate-media|{{Pkg|mate-media}}}}
 +
* {{App|PNMixer|A fork of Obmixer. It has many new features such as ALSA channel selection, connect/disconnect detection, shortcuts, etc.|https://github.com/nicklan/pnmixer/wiki|{{AUR|pnmixer}}}}
 +
* {{App|QasTools|Collection of desktop applications for the Linux sound system ALSA. It provides QasMixer (mixer), QasHctl (HCTL mixer) and QasConfig (configuration browser).|http://xwmw.org/qastools/|{{Pkg|qastools}}}}
 +
* {{App|Retrovol|Retro-looking volume setting tray applet.|https://github.com/pizzasgood/retrovol|{{AUR|retrovol}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Volnoti]]|A lightweight volume notification daemon for GNU/Linux and other POSIX operating systems.|https://github.com/davidbrazdil/volnoti|{{AUR|volnoti}}}}
 +
* {{App|Volti|A GTK application for controlling audio volume from system tray with an internal mixer and support for multimedia keys that uses only ALSA.|https://github.com/gen2brain/volti|{{AUR|volti}}}}
 +
* {{App|Volume Icon|Another volume control for your system tray with channel selection, themes and an external mixer.|http://softwarebakery.com/maato/volumeicon.html|{{Pkg|volumeicon}}}}
 +
* {{App|VolWheel|A little application which lets you control the sound volume easily through a tray icon you can scroll on.|http://oliwer.net/b/volwheel.html|{{Pkg|volwheel}}}}
 +
* {{App|Xfce ALSA Panel Plugin|Simple ALSA volume control plugin for [[Xfce]]4 panel.|https://github.com/equeim/xfce4-alsa-plugin|{{AUR|xfce4-alsa-plugin}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== CD ripping ====
 +
 
 +
See [[Optical disc drive#Audio CD]].
 +
 
 +
=== Video ===
 +
 
 +
==== Video players ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of video player software]].
 +
 
 +
===== Console =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[FFmpeg|FFplay]]|Very simple and portable media player using the FFmpeg libraries and the SDL library.|http://ffmpeg.org/|{{Pkg|ffmpeg}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[GStreamer|gst-play-1.0]]|Simple command line playback testing tool for GStreamer.|https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/|{{Pkg|gst-plugins-base-libs}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[MPlayer]]|Video player that supports a complete and versatile array of video and audio formats.|http://www.mplayerhq.hu/design7/news.html|{{Pkg|mplayer}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[mpv]]|Movie player based on MPlayer and mplayer2.|https://mpv.io/|{{Pkg|mpv}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[VLC media player|VLC media player]]|Command-line version of the famous video player that can play smoothly high definition videos in the TTY. The  rc interface can be launched with {{ic|vlc -I rc}}, and the ncurses interface can be launched with {{ic|vlc -I ncurses}}.|https://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{Pkg|vlc}}}}
 +
 
 +
===== Graphical =====
 +
 
 +
====== GStreamer-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|GNOME Twitch|Twitch client for GNOME using [[GStreamer]].|http://gnome-twitch.vinszent.com/|{{AUR|gnome-twitch}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GNOME Videos|GNOME Videos]]|Media player (audio and video) for the GNOME desktop that uses [[GStreamer]]. Part of {{Grp|gnome}}.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Videos|{{Pkg|totem}}}}
 +
* {{App|Movie Monad|Free and simple to use video player made with Haskell using [[GStreamer]].|https://lettier.github.io/movie-monad/|{{AUR|movie-monad}}}}
 +
* {{App|Pantheon Videos|Video player and library app designed for elementary OS using [[GStreamer]].|https://github.com/elementary/videos|{{Pkg|pantheon-videos}}}}
 +
* {{App|Parole|Modern media player based on the [[GStreamer]] framework.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/parole/|{{Pkg|parole}}}}
 +
* {{App|Rage|Video and audio player written with Enlightenment Foundation Libraries with some extra bells and whistles. Uses [[GStreamer]]|https://www.enlightenment.org/about-rage|{{AUR|rage}}}}
 +
* {{App|Snappy|Powerful media player with a minimalistic interface that uses [[GStreamer]].|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Snappy|{{Pkg|snappy-player}}}}
 +
* {{App|Spivak|Karaoke player based on [[GStreamer]] and Qt5.|https://github.com/gyunaev/spivak|{{AUR|spivak}}}}
 +
* {{App|Xnoise|GTK+ and [[GStreamer]]-based media player for both audio and video with "a slick GUI, great speed and lots of features." (development ceased)|http://www.xnoise-media-player.com/|{{Pkg|xnoise}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== mpv-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Baka MPlayer|Free and open source, cross-platform, [[mpv]] based multimedia player (Qt 5).|http://bakamplayer.u8sand.net/|{{Pkg|baka-mplayer}}}}
 +
* {{App|Deepin Movie|Movie player for Deepin desktop based on [[mpv]].|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-movie-reborn|{{Pkg|deepin-movie}}}}
 +
* {{App|GNOME MPV|Simple frontend for [[mpv]] (GTK+ 3).|https://gnome-mpv.github.io/|{{Pkg|gnome-mpv}}}}
 +
* {{App|Kawaii-Player|Audio/video manager and multimedia player (based on [[mpv]]) with PC-to-PC casting feature, along with functionalities of portable media server and torrent streaming server.|https://github.com/kanishka-linux/kawaii-player|{{AUR|kawaii-player}}}}
 +
* {{App|Media Player Classic Qute Theater|Clone of [[Wikipedia:Media Player Classic|Media Player Classic]] reimplimented in Qt and based on [[mpv]].|https://github.com/cmdrkotori/mpc-qt|{{AUR|mpc-qt}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[mpv]]|Very basic GUI for mpv. Can be launched with {{ic|mpv --player-operation-mode&#61;pseudo-gui}}.|https://mpv.io/|{{Pkg|mpv}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SMPlayer|SMPlayer]]|Qt multimedia player with extra features (CSS themes, YouTube integration, etc.) based on [[mpv]]. It can use [[MPlayer]] as alternative backend.|http://smplayer.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|smplayer}}}}
 +
* {{App|xt7-player-mpv|Qt/Gambas GUI to [[mpv]] with a rich set of configurable options including filters and drivers, ladspa plugins support as well as library/playlist managment, YouTube, online radios, podcasts, DVB-T and more.|https://github.com/kokoko3k/xt7-player-mpv|{{AUR|xt7-player-mpv}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== MPlayer-based ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|GNOME MPlayer|Simple GTK+-based GUI for [[MPlayer]].|http://kdekorte.googlepages.com/gnomemplayer|{{Pkg|gnome-mplayer}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:KMPlayer|KMPlayer]]|Simple KDE frontend for [[MPlayer]] and video player plugin for Konqueror. It can use [[KDE#Phonon|Phonon]] as alternative backend.|http://kmplayer.kde.org/|{{Pkg|kmplayer}}}}
 +
* {{App|KPlayer|Multimedia player for KDE4 using [[MPlayer]] as a backend.|http://kplayer.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|kplayer}}}}
 +
 
 +
====== Other ======
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Dragon Player|Dragon Player]]|Simple video player for KDE based on [[KDE#Phonon|Phonon]]. Part of the {{Grp|kdemultimedia}} group.|https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/dragonplayer/|{{Pkg|dragon}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kaffeine|Kaffeine]]|Very versatile KDE media player that, by default, utilizes [[VLC]] as its backend and has excellent support of digital TV (DVB).|https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/kaffeine/|{{Pkg|kaffeine}}}}
 +
* {{App|Kaku|Highly integrated music player supports different online platform like YouTube, SoundCloud, Vimeo and more. Based on the [https://electronjs.org/ Electron] platform.|http://kaku.rocks/|{{AUR|kaku-bin}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Kodi]]|Media player and entertainment hub for digital media.|https://kodi.tv/|{{Pkg|kodi}}}}
 +
* {{App|Minitube|YouTube desktop application written in C++ using [[KDE#Phonon|Phonon]] and Qt.|https://flavio.tordini.org/minitube|{{Pkg|minitube}}}}
 +
* {{App|QMPlay2|Qt based video player. It can play and stream all formats supported by [[FFmpeg]] and libmodplug. It has on integrated module system, which includes a YouTube browser.|http://zaps166.sourceforge.net/?app&#61;QMPlay2|{{AUR|qmplay2}}}}
 +
* {{App|QtAV Player|Simple media player based on QtAV and [[FFmpeg]]. Run with {{ic|Player}} or {{ic|QMLPlayer}}.|http://www.qtav.org/|{{Pkg|qtav}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:tvtime|tvtime]]|High quality television application for use with video capture cards.|https://linuxtv.org/|{{Pkg|tvtime}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[VLC media player]]|Middleweight video player with support for a wide variety of audio and video formats.|https://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{Pkg|vlc}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:xine|xine]]|Free multimedia player.|http://www.xine-project.org|{{Pkg|xine-ui}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Video converters ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of video converters]].
 +
 
 +
===== Console =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Avidemux|Avidemux CLI]]|Free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.|http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/|{{Pkg|avidemux-cli}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[FFmpeg]]|Complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.|http://ffmpeg.org/|{{Pkg|ffmpeg}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:HandBrake|HandBrake CLI]]|Simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping.|http://handbrake.fr/|{{Pkg|handbrake-cli}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MEncoder|MEncoder]]|Free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool.|http://mplayerhq.hu/|{{Pkg|mencoder}}}}
 +
* {{App|Transcode|Command line tool for video stream processing.|https://bitbucket.org/france/transcode-tcforge|{{Pkg|transcode}}}}
 +
 
 +
===== Graphical =====
 +
 
 +
* {{App|Ciano|Simple multimedia file converter.|https://github.com/robertsanseries/ciano|{{AUR|ciano-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|Curlew|Easy to use multimedia converter written in Python and GTK3 and uses FFmpeg.|https://curlew.sourceforge.io/|{{AUR|curlew}}}}
 +
* {{App|FFmpegYAG|Advanced GUI for the popular FFmpeg audio/video encoding tool.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/ffmpegyag/|{{AUR|ffmpegyag}}}}
 +
* {{App|FF Multi Converter|Simple graphical application which enables you to convert audio, video, image and document files between all popular formats, by utilizing other command-line tools.|https://sites.google.com/site/ffmulticonverter/|{{AUR|ffmulticonverter}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:HandBrake|HandBrake]]|Simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping. GTK+ version.|http://handbrake.fr/|{{Pkg|handbrake}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MKVToolNix|MKVToolNix GUI]]|Qt based GUI to create, edit and inspect Matroska files.|https://mkvtoolnix.download/|{{Pkg|mkvtoolnix-gui}}}}
 +
* {{App|QWinFF|Qt5 GUI for FFmpeg that can read audio and video files in various formats and convert them into other formats.|http://qwinff.github.io/|{{AUR|qwinff}}}}
 +
* {{App|traGtor|Convert all your audio and video files through FFmpeg without using a terminal.|http://mein-neues-blog.de/tragtor-gui-for-ffmpeg/|{{AUR|tragtor}}}}
 +
* {{App|Transmageddon|Simple python application for transcoding video into formats supported by GStreamer.|http://www.linuxrising.org/ |{{Pkg|transmageddon}}}}
 +
* {{App|WinFF|Graphical video and audio batch converter using FFmpeg.|https://www.biggmatt.com/winff/|{{AUR|winff}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Video editors ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of video editing software]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Avidemux|Avidemux]]|Free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.|http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/| {{Pkg|avidemux-qt}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Blender_(software)#Video_editing|Blender]]|Fully integrated 3D graphics creation suite with a built-in non-linear video editor.|http://www.blender.org/|{{Pkg|blender}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Cinelerra|Cinelerra (Community Version)]]|Professional video editing and compositing environment.|http://cinelerra-cv.org/|{{Pkg|cinelerra-cv}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Flowblade|Flowblade]]|Multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux, designed to provide a fast, robust editing experience.|https://github.com/jliljebl/flowblade|{{AUR|flowblade}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kdenlive|Kdenlive]]|Non-linear video editor designed for basic to semi-professional work.|http://kdenlive.org/|{{Pkg|kdenlive}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Lightworks|Lightworks]]|Professional proprietary non-linear editing system for editing and mastering digital video in various formats.|http://www.lwks.com/|{{AUR|lwks}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:LiVES|LiVES]]|Video editor and VJ (live performance) platform.|http://lives-video.com/|{{AUR|lives}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Natron (software)|Natron]]|Open-source compositing software. Node-graph based. Similar in functionalities to Adobe After Effects and Nuke by The Foundry.|https://natron.fr/|{{AUR|natron}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:OpenShot_Video_Editor|OpenShot]]|Non-linear video editor based on MLT framework.|http://www.openshotvideo.com/|{{Pkg|openshot}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pitivi|Pitivi]]|Video editor designed to be intuitive and integrate well in the GNOME desktop.|http://www.pitivi.org/ |{{Pkg|pitivi}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Shotcut|Shotcut]]|Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform video editor.|http://www.shotcut.org/ |{{AUR|shotcut}}}}
 +
* {{App|VidCutter|Fast lossless media cutter + joiner w/ frame-accurate SmartCut options powered by mpv, FFmpeg via a sleek Qt5 GUI.|https://vidcutter.ozmartians.com/|{{AUR|vidcutter}}}}
 +
 
 +
==== Subtitles ====
 +
 
 +
See also [[Wikipedia:Comparison of subtitle editors]].
 +
 
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Aegisub|Aegisub]]|Subtitle editor.|https://github.com/Aegisub/Aegisub|{{Pkg|aegisub}}}}
 +
* {{App|Gaupol|Full-featured subtitle editor.|https://otsaloma.io/gaupol/|{{Pkg|gaupol}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Gnome Subtitles|Gnome Subtitles]]|Video subtitle editor for GNOME.|http://www.gnomesubtitles.org/|{{Pkg|gnome-subtitles}}}}
 +
* {{App|Jubler|Open-source multiplatform subtitle editor written in Java.|http://www.jubler.org|{{AUR|jubler}}}}
 +
* {{App|Penguin Subtitle Player|Standalone subtitle player that provides a translucent window which always stays on the top so subtitles can be shown on top of the video without blocking anything.|https://github.com/carsonip/Penguin-Subtitle-Player|{{AUR|penguin-subtitle-player-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|subdl|Command-line tool for downloading subtitles from opensubtitles.org.|https://github.com/akexakex/subdl|{{Pkg|subdl}}}}
 +
* {{App|SubDownloader|Automatic download/upload of subtitles using fast hashing.|https://github.com/subdownloader/subdownloader|{{Pkg|subdownloader}}}}
 +
* {{App|Subtitle Composer|Subtitle editor with Qt 5 based GUI supporting various formats, features different player backends, able to display wave form.|https://github.com/maxrd2/subtitlecomposer|{{AUR|subtitlecomposer}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Subtitle_Edit|Subtitle Edit]]|Subtitle editing program. Written in C# using mono.|https://github.com/SubtitleEdit/subtitleedit|{{AUR|subtitleedit}}}}
 +
* {{App|Subtitle Editor|GTK+3 tool to edit subtitles for GNU/Linux/*BSD.|http://kitone.github.io/subtitleeditor/|{{Pkg|subtitleeditor}}}}
 +
* {{App|SubtitlesPrinter|Print subtitles above a X-screen, independently of the video player.|https://github.com/OlivierMarty/SubtitlesPrinter|{{AUR|subtitles-printer-git}}}}
  
 
==== Screencast ====
 
==== Screencast ====
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of screencasting software}}
 
  
Screencast utilities allow you to create a video of your desktop or individual windows.
+
{{Move|Screen capture#Screencast software|There is a suitable page dedicated to the topic, so the content should be in one place. It's not like that every list of applications present on the wiki must be unconditionally on this page.|Talk:List of applications#List of screenshot tools}}
  
* {{App|vokoscreen|A simple screencast tool, GUI ffmpeg.|http://www.kohaupt-online.de/|{{AUR|vokoscreen}}}}
+
See also [[FFmpeg#Screen capture]] and [[Wikipedia:Comparison of screencasting software]].
* {{App|byzanz|A simple screencast tool that produces GIF animations.|http://blogs.gnome.org/otte/2009/08/30/byzanz-0-2-0/|{{AUR|byzanz-git}}}}
 
* {{App|glc|A screencast tool that can capture the sound and video from OpenGL applications, such as games, where regular X11 screencast tools produce choppy results.|https://github.com/nullkey/glc|{{AUR|glc}}}}
 
* {{App|Istanbul|A simple desktop session recorder that produces ogg videos.|https://live.gnome.org/Istanbul|{{AUR|istanbul}}}}
 
* {{App|Kazam|A screencasting program with design in mind.|https://launchpad.net/kazam|{{AUR|kazam-bzr}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:RecordMyDesktop|RecordMyDesktop]]|An easy to use utility that records your desktop into the ogg format with a CLI, Qt or GTK+ interface.|http://recordmydesktop.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|recordmydesktop}} {{Pkg|gtk-recordmydesktop}} {{Pkg|qt-recordmydesktop}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XVidCap|XVidCap]]|An application used for recording a screencast or digital recording of an X Window System screen output with an audio narration.|http://xvidcap.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|xvidcap}}}}
 
  
=== Audio systems ===
+
Screencast utilities allow you to create a video of your desktop or individual windows.
{{Wikipedia|Sound server}}
 
  
{{Box||See the main article: [[Sound system]]|#E5E5FF|#FCFCFC}}
+
* {{App|Byzanz|Simple screencast tool that produces GIF animations.|http://blogs.gnome.org/otte/2009/08/30/byzanz-0-2-0/|{{Pkg|byzanz}}}}
 +
* {{App|Deepin Screen Recorder|Screen recorder application for Deepin desktop.|https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-screen-recorder|{{Pkg|deepin-screen-recorder}}}}
 +
* {{App|FFcast|FFmpeg-based screencast tool written in Bash.|https://github.com/lolilolicon/FFcast|{{AUR|ffcast}}}}
 +
* {{App|Green Recorder|Simple yet functional desktop recorder for Linux systems.|https://github.com/green-project/green-recorder|{{AUR|green-recorder}}}}
 +
* {{App|Kazam|Screencasting program with design in mind. Handles multiscreen setups.|https://launchpad.net/kazam|{{AUR|kazam}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Open Broadcaster Software|OBS]]|Video recording and live streaming application.|https://obsproject.com/|{{Pkg|obs-studio}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Peek|Peek]]|Simple screencast tool that produces GIF, APNG, WebM or MP4 animations.|https://github.com/phw/peek|{{AUR|peek}}}}
 +
* {{App|RecordItNow|Plugin based desktop recorder for KDE.|http://recorditnow.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|recorditnow}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[RecordMyDesktop]]|Easy to use utility that records your desktop into the ogg format with a CLI, GTK+ or Qt interface. (inactive development)|http://recordmydesktop.sourceforge.net/|CLI: {{Pkg|recordmydesktop}}, GTK+: {{Pkg|gtk-recordmydesktop}}, Qt: {{AUR|qt-recordmydesktop}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SimpleScreenRecorder|SimpleScreenRecorder]]|Feature-rich screen recorder written in C++/Qt5 that supports X11 and OpenGL.|http://www.maartenbaert.be/simplescreenrecorder/|{{Pkg|simplescreenrecorder}}}}
 +
* {{App|VokoScreen|Simple screencast GUI tool using FFmpeg.|http://www.kohaupt-online.de/hp|{{AUR|vokoscreen}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XVidCap|XVidCap]]|Application used for recording a screencast or digital recording of an X Window System screen output with an audio narration.|http://xvidcap.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|xvidcap}}}}
  
=== Audio players ===
+
==== Webcam ====
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of audio player software}}
 
  
==== Music player daemon and clients ====
+
See also [[FFmpeg#Recording webcam]] and [[Wikipedia:Comparison of webcam software]].
* {{App|[[Music Player Daemon]]|A lightweight and scalable choice for music management.|http://mpd.wikia.com/wiki/Music_Player_Daemon_Wiki|{{Pkg|mpd}}}}
 
* See also: [[Music_Player_Daemon#Clients|List of MPD clients]].
 
  
==== Command-line players ====
+
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Cheese (software)|Cheese]]|Take photos and videos with your webcam, with fun graphical effects.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Cheese|{{Pkg|cheese}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:cmus|cmus]]|A very feature-rich ncurses-based music player.|http://cmus.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|cmus}}}}
+
* {{App|fswebcam|Small and simple command line webcam software that generates images for a webcam.|https://www.sanslogic.co.uk/fswebcam/|{{AUR|fswebcam}}}}
* {{App|Cplay|A curses front-end for various audio players (ogg123, mpg123, mpg321, splay, madplay, and mikmod, xmp, and sox).|http://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Cplay|{{AUR|cplay}}}}
+
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Guvcview|Guvcview]]|Simple interface for capturing and viewing video from v4l2 devices.|http://guvcview.sourceforge.net/|GTK+: {{Pkg|guvcview}}, Qt: {{Pkg|guvcview-qt}}}}
* {{App|Herrie|A minimalistic console-based music player with native AudioScrobbler support.|http://herrie.info/|{{AUR|herrie}}}}
+
* {{App|Kamoso|Webcam recorder from KDE community.|https://userbase.kde.org/Kamoso|{{Pkg|kamoso}}}}
* {{App|[[Moc|MOC]]|A ncurses console audio player with support for the MP3, OGG, and WAV formats.|http://moc.daper.net/|{{Pkg|moc}}}}
+
* {{App|MJPG-streamer|Command line application which can be used to stream M-JPEG over an IP-based network from a webcam to various types of viewers.|https://github.com/jacksonliam/mjpg-streamer|{{AUR|mjpg-streamer-jacksonliam-git}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Mpg123|mpg123]]|A fast free MP3 console audio player for Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, HP-UX and nearly all other UNIX systems (also decodes MP1 and MP2 files).|http://www.mpg123.org/|{{Pkg|mpg123}}}}
+
* {{App|[[Motion]]|Highly configurable program that monitors video signals from many types of cameras. It is able to detect if a significant part of the picture has changed; in other words, it can detect motion.|https://motion-project.github.io/|{{AUR|motion}}}}
* {{App|[[Pianobar|pianobar]]|A console-based frontend for Pandora.|http://6xq.net/projects/pianobar/|{{Pkg|pianobar}}}}
+
* {{App|Pantheon Camera|Camera app designed for elementary OS.|https://github.com/elementary/camera|{{AUR|pantheon-camera-git}}}}
* {{App|PyTone|An advanced music jukebox with a console interface.|http://www.luga.de/pytone/|{{AUR|pytone}}}}
+
* {{App|QtCAM|Webcam software with more than 10 image control settings, extension settings and color space switching.|https://www.e-consystems.com/opensource-linux-webcam-software-application.asp|{{AUR|qtcam-git}}}}
* {{App|shell-fm|A console-based player for the streams provided by [http://www.last.fm/ last.fm].|https://github.com/jkramer/shell-fm/|{{Pkg|shell-fm}}}}
+
* {{App|v4l2ucp|Universal control panel for V4L2 devices.|http://v4l2ucp.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|v4l2ucp}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VLC_media_player|VLC]]|A highly portable multimedia player with ncurses interface module, and multimedia framework capable of reading most audio and video formats as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.|https://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{Pkg|vlc}}}}
+
* {{App|v4l-utils|Provides a series of utilities for media devices.|https://linuxtv.org/|{{Pkg|v4l-utils}}}}
 +
* {{App|Webcamoid|Full featured webcam suite.|https://webcamoid.github.io/|{{AUR|webcamoid}}}}
 +
* {{App|ZArt|GUI for G'MIC real-time manipulations on the output of a webcam.|https://gmic.eu/|{{Pkg|zart}}}}
  
==== GUI players ====
+
==== DVD authoring ====
* {{App|[[Amarok]]|A mature Qt-based player known for its plethora of features.|http://amarok.kde.org/|{{Pkg|amarok}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:aTunes|aTunes]]|An audio player written in Java.|http://www.atunes.org/|{{AUR|atunes}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Audacious]]|A [[Wikipedia:Winamp|Winamp]] clone like Beep and old XMMS versions.|http://audacious-media-player.org/|{{Pkg|audacious}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Banshee (media player)|Banshee]]|An [[Wikipedia:iTunes|iTunes]] clone, built with GTK+ and [[Mono]], feature-rich and more actively developed.|http://banshee.fm/|{{Pkg|banshee}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Clementine_(software)|Clementine]]|An Amarok 1.4 clone, ported to Qt 4.|http://www.clementine-player.org/|{{Pkg|clementine}}}}
 
* {{App|Cuberok|A music player and collection manager with a lightweight interface.|http://code.google.com/p/cuberok/|{{AUR|cuberok}}}}
 
* {{App|DeaDBeeF|A light and fast music player with many features, no GNOME or KDE dependencies, supports console-only, as well as a GTK+ GUI, comes with many plugins, and has a metadata editor.|http://deadbeef.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|deadbeef}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Exaile]]|A GTK+ clone of Amarok.|http://www.exaile.org/|{{AUR|exaile}}}}
 
* {{App|gmusicbrowser|An open-source jukebox for large collections of MP3/OGG/FLAC files.|http://gmusicbrowser.org/|{{AUR|gmusicbrowser-git}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Goggles Music Manager]]|A music collection manager and player that automatically categorizes your music, supports gapless playback, features easy tag editing, and internet radio support. Uses the [[Wikipedia:Fox toolkit|Fox toolkit]].|http://code.google.com/p/gogglesmm/|{{Pkg|gogglesmm}}}}
 
* {{App|Guayadeque|A full featured media player that can easily manage large collections and uses the GStreamer media framework.|http://guayadeque.org/|{{AUR|guayadeque}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Nightingale (software)|Nightingale]]|An open source clone of iTunes-based on [[Wikipedia:Songbird (software)|Songbird]], that uses Mozilla technologies and the GStreamer framework.|http://getnightingale.com/|{{AUR|nightingale-git}}}}
 
* {{App|Potamus|A lightweight, intuitive GTK+ audio player with an emphasis on high audio quality.|http://offog.org/code/potamus.html|{{AUR|potamus}}}}
 
* {{App|Pragha|A GTK+ music manager. (fork of the Consonance Music Manager)|http://pragha.wikispaces.com/|{{Pkg|pragha}}}}
 
* {{App|Qmmp|A Qt-based multimedia player with a user interface that is similar to Winamp or XMMS.|http://qmmp.ylsoftware.com/|{{Pkg|qmmp}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Quod Libet (software)|Quod Libet]]|An audio player written with PyGTK and GStreamer.|http://code.google.com/p/quodlibet/|{{Pkg|quodlibet}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Rhythmbox|Rhythmbox]]|A GTK+ clone of iTunes, used by default in GNOME.|http://projects.gnome.org/rhythmbox/|{{Pkg|rhythmbox}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Spotify]]|A proprietary music streaming service. It supports local playback and streaming from Spotify's vast library (requires a free account).|http://www.spotify.com/|{{AUR|spotify}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VLC_media_player|VLC]]|A highly portable multimedia player and multimedia framework capable of reading most audio and video formats as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.|https://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{Pkg|vlc}}}}
 
* {{App|[[wikipedia:XMMS|XMMS]]|A skinnable GTK+ standalone media player similar to Winamp.|http://legacy.xmms2.org/|{{Pkg|xmms}}}}
 
  
=== CD Ripping ===
+
See also [[Wikipedia:List of DVD authoring applications]].
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ABCDE|Abcde]]|A comprehensive command-line tool for ripping audio CDs.|http://code.google.com/p/abcde/|{{Pkg|abcde}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Asunder|Asunder]]|A GTK+-based CD ripping program.|http://littlesvr.ca/asunder/|{{Pkg|asunder}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:cdparanoia|cdparanoia]]|A Compact Disc Digital Audio (CDDA) Digital Audio Extraction (DAE) tool.|http://xiph.org/paranoia/index.html|{{Pkg|cdparanoia}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Grip (software)|Grip]]|A fast and light CD ripper within the GNOME project that resembles [[Wikipedia:Audiograbber|Audiograbber]].|http://sourceforge.net/projects/grip/|{{Pkg|grip}}}}
 
* {{App|KAudioCreator|A program for ripping and encoding Audio CDs and encoding files from disk.|http://kde-apps.org/content/show.php/KAudioCreator?content&#61;107645|{{Pkg|kaudiocreator}}}}
 
* {{App|morituri|A CD ripper aiming for accuracy over speed.|http://thomas.apestaart.org/morituri/trac/|{{AUR|morituri}}}}
 
* {{App|ripperX|A GTK+ program to rip and encode MP3 files.|http://sourceforge.net/projects/ripperx/|{{Pkg|ripperx}}}}
 
* {{App|rubyripper|An audiodisk ripper that tries to deliver a secure rip through multiple rippings of the same track and corrections of any differences.|http://code.google.com/p/rubyripper/|{{Pkg|rubyripper}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Sound Juicer|Sound Juicer]]|A CD ripper for GNOME.|http://burtonini.com/blog/computers/sound-juicer|{{Pkg|sound-juicer}}}}
 
* {{App|soundKonverter|Front-end to various audio converters.|http://www.kde-apps.org/content/show.php?content&#61;29024|{{Pkg|soundkonverter}}}}
 
  
=== Visualization ===
+
* {{App|Bombono DVD|DVD authoring program with nice and clean GUI.|http://www.bombono.org/|{{AUR|bombono-dvd}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MilkDrop|ProjectM]]|A music visualizer which uses 3D accelerated iterative image-based rendering.|http://projectm.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|projectm}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:DeVeDe|Devede]]|Program to create VideoDVDs and CDs.|http://www.rastersoft.com/programas/devede.html|{{Pkg|devede}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VSXu|VSXu]]|A free to use program that lets you create and perform real-time audio visual presets.|http://www.vsxu.com/|{{AUR|vsxu}}}}
+
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:DVDStyler|DVDStyler]]|DVD authoring application for the creation of professional-looking DVDs.|https://www.dvdstyler.org/|{{AUR|dvdstyler}}}}
  
=== Audio tag editors ===
+
==== DVD ripping ====
* {{App|Audio Tag Tool|A tool to edit tags in MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files.|http://tagtool.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|tagtool}}}}
 
* {{App|Cowbell|An elegant music organizer that supports many audio formats including MP3, Ogg/FLAC, and MusePack.|http://more-cowbell.org/|{{AUR|cowbell}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:EasyTag|EasyTag]]|A utility for viewing, editing and writing ID3 tags of your MP3 files.|http://easytag.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|easytag}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Ex Falso (software)|Ex Falso]]|A cross-platform free and open source audio tag editor and library organizer.|http://code.google.com/p/quodlibet/|{{AUR|exfalso}}}}
 
* {{App|ID3 Mass Tagger|A command-line utility to edit ID3 1.x and 2.x tags.|http://freecode.com/projects/id3|{{Pkg|id3}}}}
 
* {{App|Kid3|An MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, WAV and AIFF files tag editor.|http://kid3.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|kid3}}}}
 
* {{App|MP3Info|An MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor.|http://ibiblio.org/mp3info/|{{Pkg|mp3info}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MusicBrainz Picard|MusicBrainz Picard]]|A cross-platform audio tag editor written in Python (the official MusicBrainz tagger).|http://musicbrainz.org/doc/MusicBrainz_Picard|{{Pkg|picard}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Puddletag|Puddletag]]|A replacement for the famous MP3tag for Windows.|http://puddletag.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|puddletag}}}}
 
  
=== Sound editing ===
+
See [[Optical disc drive#DVD-Video]].
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Ardour (software)|Ardour]]|A multichannel hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation.|http://ardour.org/|{{Pkg|ardour}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Audacity (audio editor)|Audacity]]|A program that lets you manipulate digital audio waveforms.|http://audacity.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|audacity}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Jokosher|Jokosher]]|A non-linear multi-track digital audio editor that is being developed in Python, using the GTK+ interface and GStreamer as an audio back-end.|http://www.jokosher.org/|{{AUR|jokosher}}}}
 
* {{App|KWave|A sound editor for KDE.|http://kwave.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|kwave}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Qtractor|Qtractor]]|A Qt-based hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application that aims to provide digital audio workstation software simple enough for the average home user, and yet powerful enough for the professional user.|http://qtractor.sourceforge.net/qtractor-index.html|{{Pkg|qtractor}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Rosegarden|Rosegarden]]|A digital audio workstation program developed with ALSA and Qt that acts as an audio and MIDI sequencer, scorewriter and musical composition and editing tool.|http://www.rosegardenmusic.com/|{{Pkg|rosegarden}}}}
 
* {{App|XCFA|A tool to extract the contens of audio CDs and convert them to various formats.|http://www.xcfa.tuxfamily.org/|{{AUR|xcfa}}}}
 
  
=== E-book applications ===
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=== Collection managers ===
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Calibre (software)|Calibre]]|An e-book library management application that can also convert between different formats and sync with a variety of e-book readers. Supported formats include CBZ, CBR, CBC, CHM, DJVU, EPUB, FictionBook, HTML, HTMLZ, LIT, LRF, Mobipocket, ODT, PDF, PRC, PDB, PML, RB, RTF, SNB, TCR, TXT and TXTZ.|http://calibre-ebook.com/|{{Pkg|calibre}}}}
 
* {{App|Cool Reader|An e-book viewer with many supported formats such as EPUB (non-DRM), FictionBook, TXT, RTF, HTML, CHM and TCR.|http://crengine.sourceforge.net/|{{AUR|coolreader}}}}
 
* {{App|epub|A curses EPUB reader using Python and BeautifulSoup.|https://github.com/rupa/epub|{{AUR|python2-epub-git}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:FBReader|FBReader]]|An e-book viewer with many supported formats such as EPUB, FictionBook, HTML, plucker, PalmDoc, zTxt, TCR, CHM, RTF, OEB, Mobipocket (non-DRM) and TXT.|http://fbreader.org/|{{Pkg|fbreader}}}}
 
* {{App|pPub|A simple EPUB reader using Python, GTK3 and WebKit.|https://github.com/sakisds/pPub|{{AUR|ppub}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Sigil (application)|Sigil]]|A WYSIWYG ebook editor.|http://code.google.com/p/sigil/|{{pkg|sigil}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Xournal|Xournal]]|A pdf viewer/note taking application.|http://xournal.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|xournal}}}}
 
  
=== Phone ===
+
* {{App|Data Crow|Media cataloger and media organizer.|http://datacrow.net/|{{AUR|datacrow}}}}
* {{App|Moto4Lin|A file manager and seem editor for Motorola P2K phones (like C380/C650).|http://sourceforge.net/projects/moto4lin/|{{AUR|moto4lin}}}}
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* {{App|FileBot|The ultimate tool for organizing and renaming your movies, tv shows or anime, and music well as downloading subtitles and artwork.|https://github.com/filebot/filebot|{{AUR|filebot}}}}
* {{App|gnokii|Tools and user space driver for use with mobile phones|http://www.gnokii.org/|{{pkg|gnokii}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GCstar|GCstar]]|GNOME application for organizing various collections (board games, comic books, movies, stamps, etc.).|http://www.gcstar.org/|{{AUR|gcstar}}}}
 +
* {{App|Griffith|Movie collection manager application.|https://gitlab.com/Strit/griffith|{{AUR|griffith}}}}
 +
* {{App|MediaElch|Media manager for Kodi. Information about movies, TV shows, concerts and music are stored as nfo files.|https://www.kvibes.de/en/mediaelch/|{{Pkg|mediaelch}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Tellico|Tellico]]|KDE application for organizing various collections (books, video, music, coins, etc.).|http://tellico-project.org/|{{Pkg|tellico}}}}
 +
* {{App|tinyMediaManager|Media management tool to provide metadata for Kodi.|https://tinymediamanager.org/|{{AUR|tiny-media-manager}}}}
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* {{App|vMovieDB|Movie collection manager for the Gnome desktop.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/vmoviedb/|{{Pkg|vmoviedb}}}}
  
=== Video Players ===
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=== Media servers ===
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of video player software}}
 
  
==== Console ====
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* {{App|Airsonic|Web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music. (Fork of Subsonic.)|https://airsonic.github.io/|{{AUR|airsonic}}}}
* {{App|[[MPlayer]]|A video player that supports a complete and versatile array of video and audio formats.|http://www.mplayerhq.hu/design7/news.html|{{Pkg|mplayer}}}}
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* {{App|[[Emby]]|Proprietary media server, which automatically converts and streams your media on-the-fly to play on any device.|https://emby.media/|{{Pkg|emby-server}}}}
* {{App|[[MPlayer|mplayer2]]|A fork of the original MPlayer project with significant further development and support for a number of features not available in other Unix players.|http://www.mplayer2.org/|{{Pkg|mplayer2}}}}
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* {{App|forked-daapd|DAAP (iTunes) and MPD media server with support for AirPlay devices, Apple Remote, Chromecast, Spotify and internet radio.|http://ejurgensen.github.io/forked-daapd/|{{AUR|forked-daapd}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VLC media player|VLC ncurses]]|A command-line version of the famous video player that can play smoothly high definition videos in the TTY.|http://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{AUR|vlc-ncurses}}}}
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* {{App|Gerbera|UPnP Media Server to stream your media to devices on your home network. (Fork of MediaTomb.)|https://gerbera.io/|{{AUR|gerbera}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Icecast]]|Streaming media (audio/video) server which currently supports Ogg (Vorbis and Theora), Opus, WebM and MP3 streams.|https://icecast.org/|{{Pkg|icecast}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Plex]]|Proprietary media server, which organizes your personal video, music, and photo collections and streams them to all of your devices.|https://www.plex.tv/|{{AUR|plex-media-server}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[ReadyMedia]]|Simple media server software, with the aim of being fully compliant with DLNA/UPnP-AV clients.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/minidlna/|{{Pkg|minidlna}}}}
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* {{App|[[Rygel]]|UPnP AV MediaServer and MediaRenderer that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home network.|https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Rygel|{{Pkg|rygel}}}}
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* {{App|Serviio|Proprietary media server, which allows you to stream your media files (music, video or images) to renderer devices (e.g. a TV set, Bluray player, games console or mobile phone) on your connected home network.|http://serviio.org/|{{AUR|serviio}}}}
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* {{App|[[Subsonic]]|Proprietary media server to stream from your own computer.|http://www.subsonic.org/|{{AUR|subsonic}}}}
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* {{App|[[Tvheadend]]|TV streaming server and recorder supporting DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-C, DVB-T, ATSC, ISDB-T, IPTV, SAT>IP and HDHomeRun as input sources.|https://tvheadend.org/|{{AUR|tvheadend}}}}
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* {{App|[[Universal Media Server]]|UPnP media server, which is capable of sharing video, audio and images between most modern devices. (Fork of PS3 Media Server.)|http://www.universalmediaserver.com/|{{AUR|ums}}}}
  
==== Graphical ====
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=== Metadata ===
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kdemultimedia#Dragon Player|Dragon Player]]|A simple video player for KDE.|http://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/dragonplayer/|{{Pkg|kdemultimedia-dragonplayer}}}}
 
* {{App|GNOME MPlayer|A simple GTK+-based GUI for [[MPlayer]].|http://kdekorte.googlepages.com/gnomemplayer|{{Pkg|gnome-mplayer}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kaffeine|Kaffeine]]|A very versatile KDE media player that, by default, utilizes Xine as its backend and has excellent support of digital TV (DVB).|http://kaffeine.kde.org/|{{Pkg|kaffeine}}}}
 
* {{App|Parole|A modern media player based on the GStreamer framework.|http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/parole/|{{Pkg|parole}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:SMPlayer|SMPlayer]]|A middleweight Qt front-end for MPlayer with additional patches.|http://smplayer.sourceforge.net/|{{Pkg|smplayer}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Totem (software)|Totem]]|A media player (audio and video) for the GNOME desktop that uses GStreamer.|http://projects.gnome.org/totem/|{{Pkg|totem}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:VLC media player|VLC media player]]|A middleweight video player with support for a wide variety of audio and video formats.|http://www.videolan.org/vlc/|{{Pkg|vlc}}}}
 
* {{App|Whaaw! Media Player|A lightweight Gstreamer-based audio and video player that can serve as a good alternative to Totem for those who do not like all of those GNOME dependencies.|http://home.gna.org/whaawmp/|{{AUR|whaawmp}}}}
 
* {{App|Xnoise|A GTK+ and GStreamer-based media player for both audio and video with "a slick GUI, great speed and lots of features.". |http://www.xnoise-media-player.com/|{{Pkg|xnoise}}}}
 
  
=== Video Editors ===
+
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:ExifTool|ExifTool]]|Command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.|https://sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/|{{Pkg|perl-image-exiftool}}}}
{{Wikipedia|Comparison of video editing software}}
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* {{App|Exiv2|Command line utility to manage image metadata. It provides fast and easy read and write access to the Exif, IPTC and XMP metadata and the ICC Profile embedded within digital images in various formats.|http://exiv2.org/|{{Pkg|exiv2}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:FFmpeg|ffprobe]]|Gather information from multimedia streams and print it in human- and machine-readable fashion.|https://ffmpeg.org/ffprobe.html|{{Pkg|ffmpeg}}}}
 +
* {{App|jhead|Exif jpeg header manipulation tool.|http://sentex.net/~mwandel/jhead/|{{Pkg|jhead}}}}
 +
* {{App|MediaConch|Implementation checker, policy checker, reporter, and fixer.|https://mediaarea.net/MediaConch|CLI: {{AUR|mediaconch}}, GUI: {{AUR|mediaconch-gui}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:MediaInfo|MediaInfo]]|Convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files.|https://mediaarea.net/en/MediaInfo|CLI: {{Pkg|mediainfo}}, GUI: {{Pkg|mediainfo-gui}}}}
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* {{App|pyExifToolGUI|Graphical frontend for ExifTool, which reads and writes all kind of metadata tags from/to image files.|https://hvdwolf.github.io/pyExifToolGUI/|{{AUR|pyexiftoolgui-git}}}}
 +
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:libsndfile|sndfile-info]]|Obtaining information about the contents of an audio file.|http://mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/|{{Pkg|libsndfile}}}}
  
==== Console ====
+
=== Mobile device managers ===
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Avidemux|Avidemux]]|A free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.|http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/|{{Pkg|avidemux-cli}}}}
 
* {{App|[[DVD Ripping#HandBrake|HandBrake-CLI]]|A simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping.|http://handbrake.fr/|{{Pkg|handbrake-cli}}}}
 
  
==== Graphical ====
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* {{App|Android File Transfer|Interactive [[Media Transfer Protocol]] client with Qt5 GUI.|https://whoozle.github.io/android-file-transfer-linux/|{{Pkg|android-file-transfer}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Avidemux|Avidemux]]|A free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.|http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/|{{Pkg|avidemux-gtk}} {{Pkg|avidemux-qt}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Gnokii|gnokii]]|Tools and user space driver for use with mobile phones.|http://www.gnokii.org/|{{Pkg|gnokii}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Cinelerra|Cinelerra (Community Version)]]|A professional video editing and compositing environment.|http://cinelerra.org/|{{Pkg|cinelerra-cv}}}}
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* {{App|gMTP|Simple MP3 and media player client for [[Media Transfer Protocol]].|https://gmtp.sourceforge.io/|{{Pkg|gmtp}}}}
* {{App|[[DVD Ripping#HandBrake|HandBrake]]|A simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping. GTK+ version.|http://handbrake.fr/|{{Pkg|handbrake}}}}
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* {{App|GNOME Phone Manager|Control your mobile phone from your GNOME desktop.|https://wiki.gnome.org/PhoneManager|{{Pkg|gnome-phone-manager}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kdenlive|Kdenlive]]|A non-linear video editor "designed for basic to semi-professional work".|http://kdenlive.org/|{{Pkg|kdenlive}}}}
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* {{App|[[Wikipedia:gtkpod|gtkpod]]|GUI for Apple's iPod using GTK+. It allows you to import your existing iTunes database, add songs, podcasts, videos and cover art, and to edit ID3 tags.|https://sourceforge.net/projects/gtkpod/|{{AUR|gtkpod}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Kino_(software)|Kino]]|A GTK+-based non-linear digital video editor that supports many basic and detailed audio/video editing and assembling tasks.|http://www.kinodv.org/|{{Pkg|kino}}}}
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* {{App|KDE Connect|Aims to communicate all your devices.|https://community.kde.org/KDEConnect|{{Pkg|kdeconnect}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:LiVES|LiVES]]|A video editor and VJ (live performance) platform.| http://lives.sourceforge.net/ |{{AUR|lives}}}}
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* {{App|Modem Manager GUI|Control EDGE/3G/4G broadband modem specific functions.|http://linuxonly.ru/page/modem-manager-gui|{{Pkg|modem-manager-gui}}}}
* {{App|Open Movie Editor|A video editing program designed for basic movie making capabilities, powerful, yet easy to use.| http://www.openmovieeditor.org/ | {{AUR|openmovieeditor}}}}
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* {{App|Wammu|Manage data in your cell phone such as contacts, calendar or messages.|https://wammu.eu/|{{Pkg|wammu}}}}
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:OpenShot_Video_Editor|Open Shot]]|A non-linear video editor based on MLT framework.|http://www.openshotvideo.com/|{{Pkg|openshot}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Pitivi|PiTiVi]]|A video editor designed to be intuitive and integrate well in the GNOME desktop.|http://www.pitivi.org/ |{{Pkg|pitivi}}}}
 
  
=== Collection managers ===
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=== Optical disc burning ===
  
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Alexandria (software)|Alexandria]]|A GNOME application to help you manage your book collection.|http://alexandria.rubyforge.org/|{{AUR|alexandria}}}}
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See [[Optical disc drive#Burning CD/DVD/BD with a GUI]].
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:GCstar|GCstar]]|A GNOME application for organizing various collections (board games, comic books, movies, stamps, etc.).|http://www.gcstar.org/|{{Pkg|gcstar}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Koha (software)|Koha]]|An open source Integrated Library System (ILS), used world-wide by public, school and special libraries.|http://koha-community.org/|{{AUR|koha}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:Tellico|Tellico]]|A KDE application for organizing various collections (books, video, music, coins, etc.).|http://tellico-project.org/|{{Pkg|tellico}}}}
 
* {{App|[[Wikipedia:XBMC|XBMC]]|An application for organizing various collections and automatically retrieving infos about them (video, music, photos).|http://xbmc.org/|{{Pkg|xbmc}}}}
 

Latest revision as of 17:30, 19 June 2018

Multimedia

Codecs

See the main article: Codecs.

Image

Image viewers

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of image viewers.

Console
  • fbi — Image viewer for the linux framebuffer console.
https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/ || fbida
  • fbv — Very simple graphic file viewer for the framebuffer console.
http://s-tech.elsat.net.pl/fbv/ || fbvAUR
  • fim — Highly customizable and scriptable framebuffer image viewer based on fbi.
http://www.nongnu.org/fbi-improved/ || fimAUR
  • jfbview — Framebuffer PDF and image viewer based on Imlib2. Features include Vim-like controls, rotation and zoom, zoom-to-fit, and fast multi-threaded rendering.
http://seasonofcode.com/pages/jfbview.html || jfbviewAUR
Graphical
  • Ephoto — A light image viewer based on EFL.
https://www.enlightenment.org/about-ephoto || ephotoAUR
  • Eye of GNOME — Image viewing and cataloging program, which is a part of the GNOME desktop environment.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/EyeOfGnome || eog
  • Eye of MATE — Simple graphics viewer for the MATE desktop.
https://github.com/mate-desktop/eom || eom
  • EyeSight — Image viewer for the Hawaii desktop environment.
http://hawaiios.org/projects/eyesight/ || eyesightAUR
  • feh — Fast, lightweight image viewer that uses imlib2.
https://feh.finalrewind.org/ || feh
  • GalaPix — OpenGL-based image viewer for simultaneously viewing and zooming large collections of image files,
https://github.com/Galapix/galapix || galapixAUR
  • Geeqie — Image browser and viewer (fork of GQview) that adds additional functionality such as support for RAW files.
http://geeqie.org/ || geeqie
  • GPicView — Simple and fast image viewer for X, which is part of the LXDE desktop.
http://lxde.sourceforge.net/gpicview/ || GTK+ 2: gpicview, GTK+ 3: gpicview-gtk3
  • Gwenview — Fast and easy to use image viewer for the KDE desktop.
http://gwenview.sourceforge.net/ || gwenview
  • ida — X11 application (Motif based) for viewing images.
https://www.kraxel.org/blog/linux/fbida/ || fbida
  • imv — Lightweight image viewer with support for Wayland and animated GIFs which uses FreeImage.
https://www.github.com/eXeC64/imv/ || imv
  • LxImage-Qt — The LXQt image viewer.
https://github.com/lxde/lximage-qt || lximage-qt
  • meh — meh is a small, simple, super fast image viewer using raw XLib.
http://www.johnhawthorn.com/meh/ || meh-gitAUR
  • Mirage — PyGTK image viewer featuring support for crop and resize, custom actions and a thumbnail panel.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/mirageiv.berlios/ || mirageAUR
  • nomacs — Qt image viewer. It is feature-rich but starts fast and can be configured to show additional widgets or only the image.
https://nomacs.org/ || nomacs
  • Phototonic — Fast and functional image viewer and browser (Qt).
https://github.com/oferkv/phototonic/ || phototonicAUR
  • PhotoQt — Fast and highly configurable image viewer with a simple and nice interface.
http://photoqt.org/ || photoqtAUR
  • qimgv — Fast and easy to use Qt5 image viewer. Supports webm/mp4 playback via mpv.
https://github.com/easymodo/qimgv/ || qimgvAUR
  • Quick Image Viewer — Very small and fast image viewer based on GTK+ and imlib2.
http://spiegl.de/qiv/ || qiv
  • Ristretto — Fast and lightweight image viewer for the Xfce desktop environment.
http://docs.xfce.org/apps/ristretto/start || ristretto
  • shufti — shufti non-destructively saves and restores the zoom level, rotation, window size, desktop location and viewing area on a per-image/file location basis
https://github.com/danboid/shufti || shuftiAUR
  • sxiv — Simple image viewer based on imlib2 that works well with tiling window managers.
https://github.com/muennich/sxiv || sxiv
  • Viewnior — Minimalistic GTK+ image viewer featuring support for flipping, rotating, animations and configurable mouse actions.
http://siyanpanayotov.com/project/viewnior/ || viewnior
  • Vimiv — An image viewer with vim-like keybindings. It is written in python3 using the Gtk3 toolkit.
http://karlch.github.io/vimiv || vimiv
  • Xloadimage — Classic X image viewer.
http://sioseis.ucsd.edu/xloadimage.html || xloadimage

Image organizers

See also Wikipedia:Image organizer.

  • Deepin Image Viewer — Image viewer and organizer for Deepin desktop.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-image-viewer || deepin-image-viewer
  • digiKam — KDE-based image organizer with built-in editing features via a plugin architecture. digiKam asserts it is more full featured than similar applications with a larger set of image manipulation features including RAW image import and manipulation.
http://www.digikam.org/ || digikam
  • Frogr — Small application for the GNOME desktop that allows users to manage their accounts in the Flickr image hosting website.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Frogr || frogrAUR
  • GNOME Photos — Access, organize, and share your photos on GNOME.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Photos || gnome-photos
  • gThumb — Image viewer and browser for the GNOME desktop.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Gthumb || gthumb
  • KPhotoAlbum — Digital image cataloging software that supports annotation, browsing, searching and viewing of digital images and videos.
https://www.kphotoalbum.org/ || kphotoalbum
  • Pantheon Photos — Photo organizer for Pantheon.
https://launchpad.net/pantheon-photos || pantheon-photos
  • Rapid Photo Downloader — Download photos and videos from cameras, memory cards and portable storage devices.
http://www.damonlynch.net/rapid/ || rapid-photo-downloader
  • Shotwell — A digital photo organizer designed for the GNOME desktop environment
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Shotwell || shotwell

Image processing

  • Converseen — Batch image converter and resizer.
http://converseen.fasterland.net/ || converseen
  • dcraw — Converts many camera RAW formats.
http://www.cybercom.net/~dcoffin/dcraw/ || dcraw
  • Fyre — Tool for producing computational artwork based on histograms of iterated chaotic functions.
http://fyre.navi.cx/ || fyre
  • G'MIC — Full-featured open-source framework for image processing, providing several different user interfaces to convert/manipulate/filter/visualize generic image datasets, ranging from 1d scalar signals to 3d+t sequences of multi-spectral volumetric images, including 2d color images.
http://www.gmic.eu/ || gmic
  • GraphicsMagick — Fork of ImageMagick designed to have API and command-line stability. It also supports multi-CPU for enhanced performance and thus is used by some large commercial sites (Flickr, etsy) for its performance.
http://www.graphicsmagick.org/ || graphicsmagick
  • ImageMagick — Command-line image manipulation program. It is known for its accurate format conversions with support for over 100 formats. Its API enables it to be scripted and it is usually used as a backend processor.
http://www.imagemagick.org/script/index.php || imagemagick

Raster graphics editors

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of raster graphics editors.

  • AzPainter — Painting software for illustration drawing.
https://github.com/Symbian9/azpainter || azpainterAUR
  • Deepin Draw — Lightweight drawing tool for Deepin desktop.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-draw || deepin-draw
  • GIMP — Image editing suite in the vein of proprietary editors such as Adobe Photoshop. GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) has been started in the mid 1990s and has acquired a large number of plugins and additional tools.
http://www.gimp.org/ || gimp
https://www.gnu.org/software/gpaint/ || gpaintAUR
  • KolourPaint — Free raster graphics editor for KDE, similar to Microsoft's Paint application before Windows 7, but with some additional features such as support for transparency. Part of kde-applications and kdegraphics groups.
http://kolourpaint.org || kolourpaint
  • Krita — Digital painting and illustration software included based on the KDE platform.
http://krita.org/ || krita
  • mtPaint — Graphics editing program geared towards creating indexed palette images and pixel art.
http://mtpaint.sourceforge.net/ || mtpaint
  • MyPaint — Free software graphics application for digital painters.
http://mypaint.org || mypaint
  • PhotoFlare — Simple but powerful image editor originally inspired by PhotoFiltre.
https://photoflare.io/ || photoflareAUR
  • Pinta — Drawing and editing program modeled after Paint.NET. Its goal is to provide a simplified alternative to GIMP for casual users.
http://pinta-project.com/ || pinta
  • XPaint — Color image editing tool which features most standard paint program options.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/sf-xpaint/ || xpaintAUR

Some image viewers and organizers like digiKam, Ephoto, GNOME Photos, gThumb, ida, nomacs, Pantheon Photos, Phototonic and Shotwell also provide some basic image manipulation functionality.

Photo editors

  • darktable — Photography workflow and RAW development application.
http://www.darktable.org/ || darktable
  • Hugin — Panorama photo stitcher.
http://hugin.sourceforge.net/ || hugin
  • LightZone — Professional-level digital darkroom and photo editor comparable to Photoshop Lightroom.
http://lightzoneproject.org/ || lightzoneAUR
  • Luminance HDR — Open source graphical user interface application that aims to provide a workflow for HDR imaging.
http://qtpfsgui.sourceforge.net/ || luminancehdr
  • nUFRaw — Utility to read and manipulate raw images from digital cameras using DCRaw.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/nufraw/ || gimp-nufraw
  • Rawstudio — Raw-image converter written in GTK+.
https://rawstudio.org/ || rawstudioAUR
  • RawTherapee — A powerful cross-platform raw image processing program.
http://www.rawtherapee.com/ || rawtherapee

Vector graphics editors

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of vector graphics editors.

  • Dia — GTK+-based diagram creation program.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Dia || dia
  • draw.io desktop — Diagram drawing application built on web technology. Based on the Electron platform.
https://about.draw.io/ || drawio-desktopAUR
  • Gravit Designer — Proprietary vector design application. Based on the Electron platform.
https://designer.io/ || gravit-designer-binAUR
  • Inkscape — Vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the SVG (Scalable Vector Graphics) file format. Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features (markers, clones, alpha blending, etc.) and great care is taken in designing a streamlined interface. It is very easy to edit nodes, perform complex path operations, trace bitmaps and much more. It's developers also aim to maintain a thriving user and developer community by using open, community-oriented development.
http://inkscape.org/ || inkscape
  • Karbon — Vector graphics editor, part of the Calligra Suite.
http://www.calligra-suite.org/karbon/ || calligra
  • LibreOffice Draw — Vector graphics editor and diagramming tool included in the LibreOffice suite similar to Microsoft Visio.
https://www.libreoffice.org/discover/draw/ || libreoffice-still or libreoffice-fresh
  • Mockingbot — Proprietary prototyping & collaboration design tool. Based on the Electron platform.
http://mockingbot.com/ || mockingbotAUR
  • OpenOffice Draw — Vector graphics editor and diagramming tool included in the OpenOffice suite.
http://www.openoffice.org/product/draw.html || openofficeAUR
http://pencil.evolus.vn/ || pencilAUR
  • sK1 — Replacement for Adobe Illustrator or CorelDraw, oriented for "prepress ready" PostScript & PDF output.
http://sk1project.net/ || sk1
  • yEd — General-purpose proprietary diagramming program for flowcharts, network diagrams, UML diagrams, BPMN diagrams, mind maps, organization charts, and Entity Relationship diagrams.
https://www.yworks.com/products/yed || yedAUR
  • Xfig — Interactive drawing tool.
http://mcj.sourceforge.net/ || xfig

Font editors

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of font editors.

  • Birdfont — Font editor which lets you create vector graphics and export TTF, EOT and SVG fonts.
https://birdfont.org/ || birdfontAUR
https://fontforge.github.io/ || fontforge
  • TruFont — Font-editing application.
http://trufont.github.io/ || trufont-gitAUR

2D animation

  • OpenStopMotion — Capture program for creating stopmotion video clips.
http://qstopmotion.org/ || openstopmotionAUR
  • OpenToonz — 2D animation creation software.
https://opentoonz.github.io/e/ || opentoonzAUR
  • Pencil2D — Easy, intuitive tool to make 2D hand-drawn animations.
https://www.pencil2d.org/ || pencil2dAUR
  • qStopMotion — Application for creating stop-motion animation movies. The users will be able to create stop-motions from pictures imported from a camera or from the harddrive and export the animation to different video formats such as mpeg or avi.
http://qstopmotion.org/ || qstopmotionAUR
  • Stopmotion — Application to create stop-motion animations. It helps you capture and edit the frames of your animation and export them as a single file.
http://linuxstopmotion.org/ || stopmotionAUR
  • Synfig Studio — 2D animation software, designed as powerful industrial-strength solution for creating film-quality animation using a vector and bitmap artwork.
https://www.synfig.org/ || synfigstudioAUR
  • TupiTube Desk — Desktop application to create and share 2D animations, focused on kids and teenagers.
https://www.maefloresta.com/ || tupitube.deskAUR

3D computer graphics

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of 3D computer graphics software.

  • Art of Illusion — 3D modeling and rendering studio written in Java.
http://www.artofillusion.org/ || aoiAUR
  • Blender — Fully integrated 3D graphics creation suite capable of 3D modeling, texturing, and animation, among other things.
http://www.blender.org/ || blender
  • Goxel — Open Source 3D voxel editor.
https://guillaumechereau.github.io/goxel/ || goxelAUR
  • LuxRender — Rendering system for physically correct, unbiased image synthesis.
http://luxrender.net/ || luxrender
  • MakeHuman™ — Parametrical modeling program for creating human bodies.
http://www.makehuman.org/ || makehumanAUR
  • Sweet Home 3D — Interior design software application for the planning and development of floor plans
http://sweethome3d.com/ || sweethome3d
  • POV-Ray — Script-based raytracer for creating 3D graphics.
http://www.povray.org/ || povray
  • VoxelShop — Extremely intuitive and powerful software to modify and create voxel objects.
https://blackflux.com/node/11 || voxelshopAUR
  • Wings 3D — Advanced subdivision modeler that is both powerful and easy to use.
http://www.wings3d.com/ || wings3d

Color pickers

  • Agave — Colorscheme designer tool for GNOME.
https://web.archive.org/web/20170327063642/http://home.gna.org/colorscheme/ || agave
  • Chameleon — Simple color picker for X11 which outputs colors to stdout.
https://github.com/seebye/chameleon || chameleon-gitAUR
  • ColorGrab — Cross-platform color picker.
https://github.com/nielssp/colorgrab || colorgrabAUR
  • Color Picker — Simplistic color picker for the Pantheon desktop.
https://github.com/RonnyDo/ColorPicker || color-picker-gitAUR
  • delicolour — Lightweight GTK+ 3 color finder.
https://github.com/eepp/delicolour || delicolourAUR
  • Deepin Picker — Color picker tool for Deepin desktop.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-picker || deepin-picker
  • gcolor2 — Simple GTK+ 2 color selector.
http://gcolor2.sourceforge.net/ || gcolor2
  • GPick — Advanced color picker tool.
http://www.gpick.org/ || gpick
  • KColorChooser — Simple application to select the color from the screen or from a pallete. Part of kdegraphics.
https://www.kde.org/applications/graphics/kcolorchooser/ || kcolorchooser
  • MATE Color Selection — Choose colors from the palette or the screen. Run with mate-color-select.
https://mate-desktop.org/ || mate-desktop
  • Pick — Simple color picker tool for the Linux desktop.
https://www.kryogenix.org/code/pick || pick-colour-pickerAUR
  • xcolor — Lightweight color picker for X11.
https://soft.github.io/xcolor/ || xcolorAUR

Screenshot

See also Screen capture.

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Notes: There is a suitable page dedicated to the topic, so the content should be in one place. It's not like that every list of applications present on the wiki must be unconditionally on this page. (Discuss in Talk:List of applications#List of screenshot tools)
  • Deepin Screenshot — Quite easy-to-use screenshot tool. Features: global hotkey to trigger screenshot tool, take screenshot of a selected area, easy to add text and line drawings onto the screenshot. Python/Qt5 based.
https://www.deepin.org/ || deepin-screenshot
  • Escrotum — Screen capture using pygtk, inspired by scrot.
https://github.com/Roger/escrotum || escrotum-gitAUR
  • Flameshot — Qt5 based software for interactive screenshot taking. Select the desired area, draw with different tools and enjoy the customization capabilities.
https://github.com/lupoDharkael/flameshot || flameshot
https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gnome-screenshot/ || gnome-screenshot
  • gscreenshot — Simple GTK+ screenshot utility with delays, selection, and copy-to-clipboard functionality.
https://github.com/thenaterhood/gscreenshot || gscreenshotAUR
  • imgur-screenshot — Take screenshot selection, upload to imgur. + more cool things
https://github.com/jomo/imgur-screenshot || imgur-screenshot-gitAUR
  • KShare — ShareX inspired cross platform utility written with Qt.
https://kshare.arsenarsen.com || kshareAUR
  • Lightscreen — Simple tool to automate the tedious process of saving and cataloging screenshots, it operates as a hidden background process that is invoked with one (or multiple) hotkeys and then saves a screenshot file to disk according to the user's preferences.
http://lightscreen.com.ar || lightscreenAUR
  • LXQt Screenshot — Screenshot tool for LXQt. Run with lximage-qt --screenshot.
https://github.com/lxde/lximage-qt || lximage-qt
  • maim — Simple command line utility that takes screenshots. It's meant to replace scrot and performs better than scrot in many ways.
https://github.com/naelstrof/maim || maim
  • MATE Screenshot — Screenshot tool for the MATE desktop.
http://mate-desktop.org || mate-utils
  • ScreenCloud — Take a screenshot of the entire screen or to select an area and then uploading the screenshot to imgur+auth. has plugins and system tray.
http://screencloud.net/ || screencloudAUR
  • ScreenGrab — Cross-platform application designed to quickly take screenshots (Qt).
https://github.com/DOOMer/screengrab || screengrabAUR
  • Scrot — Simple command-line screenshot utility for X.
http://freecode.com/projects/scrot || scrot
  • Shutter — Rich screenshot and editing program. Supports delay.
http://shutter-project.org/ || shutterAUR
  • SpectacleKDE application for taking screenshots. It is capable of capturing images of the whole desktop, a single window, a section of a window, a selected rectangular region or a freehand region. Part of kdegraphics.
https://github.com/KDE/spectacle/ || spectacle
  • Xfce4 Screenshooter — Application and Xfce4 panel plugin to take screenshots about the entire screen, the active window or a selected region. Part of xfce4-goodies.
http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/xfce4-screenshooter || xfce4-screenshooter
  • xwd — X Window System image dumping utility
http://xorg.freedesktop.org/ || xorg-xwd

Digital camera managers

See Libgphoto2#Installation.

Audio

Audio systems

See also the main article Sound system and Wikipedia:Sound server.

Audio players

See also Music Player Daemon#Clients and Wikipedia:Comparison of audio player software.

Console
  • cmus — Very feature-rich ncurses-based music player.
https://cmus.github.io/ || cmus
  • Cplay — Curses front-end for various audio players (ogg123, mpg123, mpg321, splay, madplay, and mikmod, xmp, and sox).
https://directory.fsf.org/wiki/Cplay || cplayAUR
  • Herrie — Minimalistic console-based music player with native AudioScrobbler support.
https://github.com/EdSchouten/herrie || herrieAUR
  • MOC — Ncurses console audio player with support for the MP3, OGG, and WAV formats.
https://moc.daper.net/ || moc
  • MPFC — Gstreamer-based audio player with curses interface.
https://code.google.com/archive/p/mpfc/ || mpfcAUR
  • mpg123 — Fast free MP3 console audio player for Linux, FreeBSD, Solaris, HP-UX and nearly all other UNIX systems (also decodes MP1 and MP2 files).
https://www.mpg123.org/ || mpg123
  • pianobar — Console-based frontend for the online radio Pandora.
https://6xq.net/projects/pianobar/ || pianobar
  • vitunes — Curses-based music player and playlist manager with vim-like keybindings.
http://vitunes.org/ || vitunesAUR
  • whistle — Curses-based commandline audio player.
https://github.com/ap0calypse/whistle/ || whistle-gitAUR
  • XMMS2 — Complete rewrite of the popular music player.
https://xmms2.org || xmms2
Graphical
GStreamer-based
http://banshee.fm/ || bansheeAUR
https://www.clementine-player.org/ || clementine
  • Cozy — Modern audio book player for Linux using GTK+ 3.
https://github.com/geigi/cozy || cozy-audiobooksAUR
  • Exaile — GTK+ clone of Amarok.
http://www.exaile.org/ || exaileAUR
  • GNOME Internet Radio Locator — Easily find live radio programs based on geographical location of radio broadcasters on the Internet.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/InternetRadioLocator || gnome-internet-radio-locatorAUR
  • GNOME Music — Music is the new GNOME music playing application. It aims to combine an elegant and immersive browsing experience with simple and straightforward controls.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Music || gnome-music
  • Gradio — GTK+ 3 application for finding and listening to internet radio stations.
https://github.com/haecker-felix/gradio || gradioAUR
  • Guayadeque — Full featured media player that can easily manage large collections and uses the GStreamer media framework.
http://guayadeque.org/ || guayadequeAUR
  • Lollypop — A GNOME music player.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Lollypop || lollypop
  • Muine — A music player written in C Sharp.
https://muine.gooeylinux.org/ || muine
  • Pantheon Music — Simple, fast, and good looking music player. The official elementary music player.
https://github.com/elementary/music || pantheon-music
  • Parlatype — Minimal audio player for manual speech transcription, for GNOME. It plays audio sources to transcribe them in your favorite text application.
https://gkarsay.github.io/parlatype/ || parlatypeAUR
  • Pithos — Python/GTK Pandora Radio desktop client.
https://pithos.github.io/ || pithosAUR
  • Pragha — GTK+ music manager. (fork of the Consonance Music Manager)
https://pragha-music-player.github.io/ || pragha
  • Quod Libet — Audio player written with PyGTK and GStreamer with support for regular expressions in playlists.
https://github.com/quodlibet/quodlibet/ || quodlibet
  • Radiotray-NG — Internet radio player systray applet.
https://github.com/ebruck/radiotray-ng || radiotray-ngAUR
  • Rhythmbox — GTK+ clone of iTunes, used by default in GNOME.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Rhythmbox || rhythmbox
  • Sayonara — Small, clear and fast audio player for Linux written in C++, uses the Qt framework.
https://sayonara-player.com/ || sayonara-playerAUR
Phonon-based
  • Amarok — Mature Qt-based player known for its plethora of features.
https://amarok.kde.org/ || amarok
  • JuK — JuK is an audio jukebox application, supporting collections of MP3, Ogg Vorbis, and FLAC audio files.
https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/juk/ || juk
  • Musique — Just another music player, only better.
http://flavio.tordini.org/musique || musiqueAUR
  • Tomahawk — Music player application written in C++/Qt. It decouples the name of the song from the source it was shared from - and fulfills the request using all of your available sources.
https://www.tomahawk-player.org/ || tomahawkAUR
  • Yarock — Modern looking music player, packed with features, that doesn’t depend on any specific desktop environment. Yarock is designed to provide an easy and pretty music browser based on cover art.
https://seb-apps.github.io/yarock/ || yarock-qt5AUR
Qt Multimedia-based
  • Babe — Tiny Qt music player to keep your favorite songs at hand.
https://milohr.github.io/BabeIt/ || babe
  • Deepin Music — Awesome music player with brilliant and tweakful UI Deepin-UI based.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-music || deepin-music
  • Elisa — Simple music player by the KDE community aiming to provide a nice experience for its users.
https://community.kde.org/Elisa || elisa
Other
  • Aqualung — Advanced music player, which plays audio CDs, internet radio streams and podcasts as well as soundfiles in just about any audio format and has the feature of inserting no gaps between adjacent tracks.
https://aqualung.jeremyevans.net/ || aqualungAUR
http://audacious-media-player.org/ || audacious
  • DeaDBeeF — Light and fast music player with many features, no GNOME or KDE dependencies, supports console-only, as well as a GTK+ GUI, comes with many plugins, and has a metadata editor.
http://deadbeef.sourceforge.net/ || deadbeef
  • gmusicbrowser — Open-source jukebox for large collections of MP3/OGG/FLAC files.
https://gmusicbrowser.org/ || gmusicbrowserAUR
  • Goggles Music Manager — Music collection manager and player that automatically categorizes your music, supports gapless playback, features easy tag editing, and internet radio support. Uses the Fox toolkit.
https://gogglesmm.github.io/ || gogglesmm
  • Google Play Music Desktop Player — Beautiful cross platform desktop player for Google Play Music. Based on the Electron platform.
https://googleplaymusicdesktopplayer.com/ || gpmdpAUR
  • LXMusic — A minimalist xmms2-based music player.
https://wiki.lxde.org/en/LXMusic || GTK+ 2: lxmusic, GTK+ 3: lxmusic-gtk3
  • Miam-Player — Cross-platform open source music player.
http://mbach.github.io/Miam-Player/ || miam-playerAUR
  • museeks — Minimalistic and easy to use music player. Based on the Electron platform.
https://museeks.io/ || museeks-binAUR
  • Noson — Fast and smart controller for SONOS devices.
https://janbar.github.io/noson-app/ || noson-appAUR
  • Nuclear — Modern music player focused on streaming from free sources. Based on the Electron platform.
https://nuclear.gumblert.tech/ || nuclear-playerAUR
  • Nuvola Player — Integrated Google Music, 8tracks and Hype Machine player.
https://tiliado.eu/nuvolaplayer/ || nuvolaplayer-gitAUR
  • Qmmp — Qt-based multimedia player with a user interface that is similar to Winamp or XMMS.
http://qmmp.ylsoftware.com/ || qmmp
  • SpotCommander — A remote control for Spotify, optimized for mobile devices. It works on any device with a modern browser, and it's free and open source.
https://olejon.github.io/spotcommander/ || spotcommanderAUR
  • Spotify — Proprietary music streaming service. It supports local playback and streaming from Spotify's vast library (requires a free account).
https://www.spotify.com/ || spotifyAUR
  • Upplay — Qt-based UPnP audio control point.
https://lesbonscomptes.com/upplay/ || upplayAUR

Audio tag editors

Console
  • Beets — Music library organizer, tagger and more.
http://beets.io/ || beets
  • Demlo — Batch music tagger, encoder, renamer and more.
https://ambrevar.bitbucket.io/demlo/ || demloAUR
  • id3 — Command-line utility to edit ID3 1.x and 2.x tags.
https://squell.github.io/id3/ || id3AUR
  • id3ted — Command line id3 tag editor.
https://muennich.github.io/id3ted/ || id3tedAUR
  • id3v2 — Command line editor for id3v2 tags.
http://id3v2.sourceforge.net/ || id3v2
  • MP3Info — MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor.
https://ibiblio.org/mp3info/ || mp3info
  • MP3Unicode — Command line utility to convert ID3 tags in mp3 files between different encodings.
http://mp3unicode.sourceforge.net/ || mp3unicode
  • Taffy — Simple command-line tag editor for many audio formats.
https://github.com/jangler/taffy || taffyAUR
  • Tagutil — CLI tool to edit music file's tag. It aims to provide both an easy-to-script interface and ease of use interactively.
https://github.com/kAworu/tagutil || tagutilAUR
Graphical
  • Audio Tag Tool — Tool to edit tags in MP3 and Ogg Vorbis files.
https://github.com/impegoraro/tagtool || tagtoolAUR
  • Coquillo — Metadata editor for various audio formats.
https://github.com/sjuvonen/coquillo || coquilloAUR
  • EasyTag — Utility for viewing, editing and writing ID3 tags of music files, supports many audio formats.
http://easytag.sourceforge.net/ || easytag
  • Ex Falso — Cross-platform free and open source audio tag editor and library organizer. Run with exfalso.
https://github.com/quodlibet/quodlibet/ || quodlibet
  • Kid3 — MP3, Ogg/Vorbis, FLAC, MPC, MP4/AAC, MP2, Speex, TrueAudio, WavPack, WMA, WAV and AIFF files tag editor.
http://kid3.sourceforge.net/ || KDE: kid3, Qt: kid3-qt
  • KTag Editor — ID3v tag editor developed in Qt5 framework. Supported files are mp3, wav, ogg, wma, flac, asf.
http://karoljkocmaros.blogspot.com/p/ktag-editor.html || ktageditorAUR
  • MP3Info GUI — MP3 technical info viewer and ID3 1.x tag editor. The graphical interface can be launched with the gmp3info command.
https://ibiblio.org/mp3info/ || mp3info
  • Picard — Cross-platform audio tag editor written in Python (the official MusicBrainz tagger).
https://picard.musicbrainz.org/ || picard
  • Puddletag — Replacement for the famous MP3tag for Windows.
http://puddletag.sourceforge.net/ || puddletag
  • Qoobar — Universal Qt-based audio tagger (specialized for classical music).
http://qoobar.sourceforge.net/en/index.htm || qoobarAUR
  • Tag Editor — A tag editor with Qt GUI and command-line interface supporting MP4/M4A/AAC (iTunes), ID3v1/ID3v2, Vorbis, Opus, FLAC and Matroska.
https://github.com/Martchus/tageditor || tageditorAUR
  • Thunar Media Tags Plugin — Adds special features for media files to the Thunar File Manager, including the ability to edit tags.
http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/thunar-plugins/thunar-media-tags-plugin || thunar-media-tags-plugin

Lyrics

  • clyrics — Extensible lyrics fetcher, with daemon support for cmus and mocp.
https://github.com/trizen/clyrics || clyricsAUR
  • LyricsX — Lyrics editor.
https://github.com/timxx/lyricsx || lyricsxAUR
  • OSD Lyrics — Lyric show compatible with various media players.
https://github.com/osdlyrics/osdlyrics || osdlyrics

Audio converters

  • Ecasound — Command line tools designed for multitrack audio processing. It can be used for simple tasks like audio playback, recording and format conversions, as well as for multitrack effect processing, mixing, recording and signal recycling.
https://nosignal.fi/ecasound/ || ecasound
  • fre:ac — Audio converter and CD ripper with support for various popular formats and encoders.
https://freac.org/ || freacAUR
  • Gnac — Audio converter for GNOME.
http://gnac.sourceforge.net/ || gnac
  • SoundConverter — A graphical application to convert audio files into different formats.
http://soundconverter.org/ || soundconverter
  • soundKonverter — Qt-based GUI front-end to various audio converters.
https://github.com/dfaust/soundkonverter || soundkonverter
  • SoX — Command line utility that can convert various formats of computer audio files into other formats.
http://sox.sourceforge.net/ || sox
  • XCFA — Tool to extract the content of audio CDs and convert files to various formats.
http://www.xcfa.tuxfamily.org/ || xcfaAUR

Audio editors

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of digital audio editors.

  • Audacity — Program that lets you manipulate digital audio waveforms.
https://www.audacityteam.org/ || audacity
  • Deepin Voice Recorder — Voice recorder application for Deepin desktop.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-voice-recorder || deepin-voice-recorder
  • GNOME Sound Recorder — The Sound Recorder application enables you to record and play .flac, .ogg (OGG audio, or .oga), and .wav sound files.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/SoundRecorder || gnome-sound-recorder
http://gwc.sourceforge.net/ || gwcAUR
  • Kwave — Sound editor for KDE.
http://kwave.sourceforge.net/ || kwave
  • mhWaveEdit — Graphical program for editing, playing and recording sound files.
https://github.com/magnush/mhwaveedit/ || mhwaveeditAUR
  • Mp3splt — Utility to split mp3, ogg vorbis and native FLAC files selecting a begin and an end time position, without decoding.
http://mp3splt.sourceforge.net/ || CLI: mp3splt, GUI: mp3splt-gtk
  • Play it Slowly — Play back audio files at a different speed or pitch.
https://29a.ch/playitslowly || playitslowlyAUR
  • Sweep — Audio editor and live playback tool.
http://www.metadecks.org/software/sweep/ || sweep
  • WaveSurfer — Tool for sound visualization and manipulation. Typical applications are speech/sound analysis and sound annotation/transcription.
https://www.speech.kth.se/wavesurfer/ || wavesurferAUR

Digital audio workstations

See also Professional audio.

  • Ardour — Multichannel hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation.
http://ardour.org/ || ardour
  • Bitwig Studio — Proprietary professional digital audio workstation.
http://bitwig.com/ || bitwig-studioAUR
  • Frinika — Digital audio workstation, features sequencer, soft-synths, realtime effects and audio recording.
http://www.frinika.com/ || frinikaAUR
  • LMMS — Digital audio workstation which allows you to produce music with your computer.
https://lmms.io/ || lmms
  • MusE — MIDI/Audio sequencer (digital audio workstation) with recording and editing capabilities, aims to be a complete multitrack virtual studio for Linux.
http://muse-sequencer.org/ || museAUR
  • Non — Modular digital audio workstation composed of four main parts: Timeline, Mixer, Sequencer and Session Manager.
http://non.tuxfamily.org/ || non-daw
  • Qtractor — Qt-based hard disk recorder and digital audio workstation application that aims to provide digital audio workstation software simple enough for the average home user, and yet powerful enough for the professional user.
http://qtractor.sourceforge.net/qtractor-index.html || qtractor
  • REAPER — Proprietary digital audio workstation, offering a full multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing and mastering toolset.
https://www.reaper.fm/ || reaperAUR
  • Rosegarden — Digital audio workstation program developed with ALSA and Qt that acts as an audio and MIDI sequencer, scorewriter and musical composition and editing tool.
http://www.rosegardenmusic.com/ || rosegarden
  • Tracktion — Proprietary digital audio workstation, specifically designed for the needs of modern music producers.
https://www.tracktion.com/ || tracktion-waveformAUR
  • Traverso — Multitrack audio recorder and editor with a very clean and intuitive interface which supports ALSA and Jack as the sound driver.
https://traverso-daw.org/ || traversoAUR

Audio analyzers

  • audioprism — Spectrogram tool for PulseAudio input and WAV files.
https://github.com/vsergeev/audioprism || audioprismAUR
  • BRP-PACU — Dual channel FFT based acoustic analysis tool to help engineers analyze live professional sound systems using the transfer function.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/brp-pacu/ || brp-pacuAUR
  • FMIT — Graphical utility for tuning your musical instruments, with error and volume history and advanced features.
http://gillesdegottex.github.io/fmit/ || fmitAUR
  • Friture — Real-time audio analyzer.
http://friture.org/ || fritureAUR
  • rtspeccy — Real time audio spectrum analyzer.
https://www.uninformativ.de/projects/rtspeccy/ || rtspeccy-gitAUR
  • sndpeek — Real-time audio visualization tool.
http://soundlab.cs.princeton.edu/software/sndpeek/ || ALSA: sndpeek-alsaAUR, JACK: sndpeek-jackAUR
https://www.sonicvisualiser.org/ || sonic-visualiser
  • Spectrum3d — Displays a 3D audio spectrogram in real time from the microphone or an audio file.
http://spectrum3d.sourceforge.net/ || spectrum3dAUR
  • Spek — Helps to analyse your audio files by showing their spectrogram.
http://spek.cc/ || spekAUR

Scorewriters

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of scorewriters.

  • Aria Maestosa — MIDI sequencer/editor. It lets you compose, edit and play MIDI files with a few clicks in a user-friendly interface offering score, keyboard, guitar, drum and controller views.
http://ariamaestosa.sourceforge.net/ || ariamaestosaAUR
  • Canorus — Music score editor. It supports an unlimited number and length of staffs, polyphony, a MIDI playback of notes, chord markings, lyrics, import/export filters to formats like MIDI, MusicXML, ABC Music, MusiXTeX and LilyPond.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/canorus/ || canorus
  • Denemo — Music notation editor.
http://denemo.org/ || denemoAUR
  • Frescobaldi — Sheet music text editor for LilyPond files.
http://frescobaldi.org/ || frescobaldiAUR
  • Impro-Visor — Music notation program designed to help jazz musicians compose and hear solos similar to ones that might be improvised.
https://www.cs.hmc.edu/~keller/jazz/improvisor/ || impro-visorAUR
  • LilyPond — Music engraving program, devoted to producing the highest-quality sheet music possible.
http://lilypond.org/ || lilypond
  • MuseScore — Create, playback, and print sheet music.
https://musescore.org/ || musescore
  • TuxGuitar — Multitrack guitar tablature editor and player.
http://tuxguitar.com.ar/ || tuxguitarAUR

Audio synthesis environments

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of audio synthesis environments.

  • Blue — Music composition environment for Csound, written in Java.
http://blue.kunstmusik.com/ || csound-blueAUR
  • Cabbage — Framework for audio software development using simple markup text and the Csound audio synthesis language.
http://cabbageaudio.com/ || cabbageAUR
  • ChucK — Strongly-timed, concurrent, and on-the-fly music programming language.
http://chuck.cs.princeton.edu/ || chuck
  • Csound — Sound and music computing system.
https://csound.com/ || csound
  • CsoundQt — Frontend for Csound featuring a highlighting editor with autocomplete, interactive widgets and integrated help.
https://csoundqt.github.io/ || csoundqt
  • Pure Data — Real-time music and multimedia environment.
http://msp.ucsd.edu/software.html || pd
  • SuperCollider — Platform for audio synthesis and algorithmic composition, used by musicians, artists, and researchers working with sound.
https://supercollider.github.io/ || supercollider

Synthesizers

  • ams — Alsa Modular Synth. Realtime modular synthesizer and effect processor.
http://alsamodular.sourceforge.net/ || ams
  • amsynth — Analog Modelling SYNTHesizer. Easy-to-use software synthesizer with a classic subtractive synthesizer topology.
https://amsynth.github.io/ || amsynth
  • DIN — Sound synthesizer and musical instrument.
http://dinisnoise.org/ || din
  • Drumstick — Set of MIDI tools: drum grid, MIDI player, virtual piano.
http://drumstick.sourceforge.net/ || drumstick
  • FluidSynth — Real-time software synthesizer based on the SoundFont 2 specifications.
http://www.fluidsynth.org/ || fluidsynth
  • Gigedit — Graphical instrument editor for sample based virtual instruments, based on the GigaStudio/Gigasampler file format.
http://doc.linuxsampler.org/Gigedit/ || gigedit
  • Helm — Software synthesizer to create electronic music on your computer.
http://tytel.org/helm/ || helm
  • Hydrogen — Advanced drum machine to create drum sequences.
https://github.com/hydrogen-music/hydrogen || hydrogen
  • JSampler — Java GUI for LinuxSampler software audio sampler.
http://jsampler.sourceforge.net/ || jsampler
  • PySynth — Suite of simple music synthesizers and helper scripts written in Python 3.
https://mdoege.github.io/PySynth/ || python-pysynth-gitAUR
  • QMidiArp — Advanced MIDI arpeggiator, programmable step sequencer and LFO.
http://qmidiarp.sourceforge.net/ || qmidiarp
  • QMidiRoute — MIDI router and processor for ALSA.
http://alsamodular.sourceforge.net/ || qmidiroute
  • Qsampler — Qt GUI for LinuxSampler software audio sampler.
https://qsampler.sourceforge.io/ || qsampler
  • Qsynth — Qt GUI for Fluidsynth.
https://qsynth.sourceforge.io/ || qsynth
  • TiMidity++ — Software synthesizer, which can play MIDI files by converting them into PCM waveform data.
http://timidity.sourceforge.net/ || timidity++
  • Vee One Suite — Old-school software instruments: synthv1, a polyphonic subtractive synthesizer; samplv1, a polyphonic sampler synthesizer; drumkv1, yet another drum-kit sampler; padthv1, a polyphonic additive synthesizer.
http://www.rncbc.org/ || vee-one
  • VMPK — Virtual MIDI Piano Keyboard. MIDI events generator and receiver. It doesn't produce any sound by itself, but can be used to drive a MIDI synthesizer.
http://vmpk.sourceforge.net/ || vmpk
  • Yoshimi — Software synthesizer, a fork of ZynAddSubFX.
http://yoshimi.sourceforge.net/ || yoshimi
  • ZynAddSubFX — Fully featured software synthesizer capable of making a countless number of instruments, from some common heard from expensive hardware to interesting sounds that you'll boost to an amazing universe of sounds.
http://zynaddsubfx.sourceforge.net/ || zynaddsubfx

Music trackers

  • Buzztrax — Music studio to compose songs using only a computer with a soundcard.
http://buzztrax.org/ || buzztraxAUR
  • klystrack — Tracker for making C64/NES/Amiga-style chiptunes on a modern platform.
https://kometbomb.github.io/klystrack/ || klystrack-gitAUR
  • MilkyTracker — Music application for creating .MOD and .XM module files.
https://milkytracker.titandemo.org/ || milkytracker
  • OpenMPT — Tracker software to create and play back some great music on your computer.
https://openmpt.org/ || openmptAUR
  • Radium — Music editor with a new type of interface.
https://users.notam02.no/~kjetism/radium/ || radiumAUR
  • Schism Tracker — Create high quality music without the requirements of specialized, expensive equipment, and with a unique "finger feel" that is difficult to replicate in part.
http://schismtracker.org/ || schismtrackerAUR

DJ

  • Giada — Minimal, hardcore audio tool for DJs, live performers and electronic musicians.
https://giadamusic.com/ || giada
  • IDJC — Powerful yet easy to use source-client for individuals interested in streaming live radio shows over the Internet using Shoutcast or Icecast servers.
http://idjc.sourceforge.net/ || idjcAUR
  • Luppp — Music creation tool, intended for live use. The focus is on real time processing and a fast and intuitive workflow.
http://openavproductions.com/luppp/ || luppp
  • Mixxx — Integrates the tools DJs need to perform creative live mixes with digital music files.
https://mixxx.org/ || mixxx
  • Seq24 — Minimal loop based MIDI sequencer for a live performance with a very simple interface for editing and playing MIDI 'loops'.
http://filter24.org/seq24/ || seq24-bzrAUR
  • xwax — Digital Vinyl System (DVS) for Linux. It allows DJs and turntablists to playback digital audio files (MP3, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC, AAC and more), controlled using a normal pair of turntables via timecoded vinyls.
http://xwax.org/ || xwax

Audio effects

  • Calf Plugin Pack for JACK — Process and produce sounds using a set of plugins with JACK interface. (calfjackhost)
https://calf-studio-gear.org/ || calf
  • Carla — Audio plugin host, with support for many audio drivers and plugin formats.
https://kxstudio.linuxaudio.org/Applications:Carla || carla
  • guitarix — Virtual guitar amplifier for JACK.
https://guitarix.org/ || guitarix2
  • Rakarrack — Richly featured multi-effects processor emulating a guitar effects pedalboard.
http://rakarrack.sourceforge.net/ || rakarrackAUR

Audio visualizers

  • C.A.V.A. — Console-based audio visualizer for ALSA, MPD and PulseAudio.
https://karlstav.github.io/cava/ || cavaAUR
  • Cavalcade — GTK+ GUI for C.A.V.A.
https://github.com/worron/cavalcade/ || cavalcadeAUR
  • cli-visualizer — Highly configurable CLI-based audio visualizer.
https://github.com/dpayne/cli-visualizer || cli-visualizerAUR
  • GLava — OpenGL audio spectrum visualizer. Its primary use case is for desktop windows or backgrounds.
https://github.com/wacossusca34/glava || glava-gitAUR
  • GLMViz — Fully configurable OpenGL music visualizer.
https://github.com/hannesha/GLMViz || glmviz-gitAUR
  • projectM — Music visualizer which uses 3D accelerated iterative image-based rendering.
http://projectm.sourceforge.net/ || JACK: projectm-jack, PulseAudio: projectm-pulseaudio
  • VSXu — OpenGL-based (hardware-accelerated), modular programming environment with its main purpose to visualize music and create graphic effects in real-time.
http://www.vsxu.com/ || vsxuAUR

Volume control

See also PulseAudio#Front-ends.

  • alsamixer — Soundcard mixer for ALSA soundcard driver, with ncurses interface.
https://alsa-project.org/ || alsa-utils
  • ALSA Tray — Provides a systray icon and a command line interface for setting the volume of the ALSA Mixers.
https://projects.flogisoft.com/alsa-tray/ || alsa-trayAUR
  • AlsaVolume — Tray ALSA volume changer written using gtkmm.
https://github.com/Vitozz/cppAlsaVolume || cpp-alsa-volumeAUR
  • AMixST — Volume wheel using ALSA and Qt5.
https://github.com/FenixFyreX/amixst || amixstAUR
  • GNOME ALSA Mixer — ALSA mixer for GNOME.
https://launchpad.net/gnome-alsamixer || gnome-alsamixer
  • GVolWheel — Audio mixer which lets you control the volume through a tray icon.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/gvolwheel/ || gvolwheelAUR
  • KMix — KDE volume control program.
https://kde.org/applications/multimedia/kmix/ || kmix
  • MATE Volume Control — Audio mixer application and system tray applet for MATE to mix audio and adjust volume levels of various audio mixer devices.
https://github.com/mate-desktop/mate-media || mate-media
  • PNMixer — A fork of Obmixer. It has many new features such as ALSA channel selection, connect/disconnect detection, shortcuts, etc.
https://github.com/nicklan/pnmixer/wiki || pnmixerAUR
  • QasTools — Collection of desktop applications for the Linux sound system ALSA. It provides QasMixer (mixer), QasHctl (HCTL mixer) and QasConfig (configuration browser).
http://xwmw.org/qastools/ || qastools
  • Retrovol — Retro-looking volume setting tray applet.
https://github.com/pizzasgood/retrovol || retrovolAUR
  • Volnoti — A lightweight volume notification daemon for GNU/Linux and other POSIX operating systems.
https://github.com/davidbrazdil/volnoti || volnotiAUR
  • Volti — A GTK application for controlling audio volume from system tray with an internal mixer and support for multimedia keys that uses only ALSA.
https://github.com/gen2brain/volti || voltiAUR
  • Volume Icon — Another volume control for your system tray with channel selection, themes and an external mixer.
http://softwarebakery.com/maato/volumeicon.html || volumeicon
  • VolWheel — A little application which lets you control the sound volume easily through a tray icon you can scroll on.
http://oliwer.net/b/volwheel.html || volwheel
  • Xfce ALSA Panel Plugin — Simple ALSA volume control plugin for Xfce4 panel.
https://github.com/equeim/xfce4-alsa-plugin || xfce4-alsa-pluginAUR

CD ripping

See Optical disc drive#Audio CD.

Video

Video players

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of video player software.

Console
  • FFplay — Very simple and portable media player using the FFmpeg libraries and the SDL library.
http://ffmpeg.org/ || ffmpeg
  • gst-play-1.0 — Simple command line playback testing tool for GStreamer.
https://gstreamer.freedesktop.org/ || gst-plugins-base-libs
  • MPlayer — Video player that supports a complete and versatile array of video and audio formats.
http://www.mplayerhq.hu/design7/news.html || mplayer
  • mpv — Movie player based on MPlayer and mplayer2.
https://mpv.io/ || mpv
  • VLC media player — Command-line version of the famous video player that can play smoothly high definition videos in the TTY. The rc interface can be launched with vlc -I rc, and the ncurses interface can be launched with vlc -I ncurses.
https://www.videolan.org/vlc/ || vlc
Graphical
GStreamer-based
  • GNOME Twitch — Twitch client for GNOME using GStreamer.
http://gnome-twitch.vinszent.com/ || gnome-twitchAUR
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Videos || totem
  • Movie Monad — Free and simple to use video player made with Haskell using GStreamer.
https://lettier.github.io/movie-monad/ || movie-monadAUR
  • Pantheon Videos — Video player and library app designed for elementary OS using GStreamer.
https://github.com/elementary/videos || pantheon-videos
  • Parole — Modern media player based on the GStreamer framework.
http://goodies.xfce.org/projects/applications/parole/ || parole
  • Rage — Video and audio player written with Enlightenment Foundation Libraries with some extra bells and whistles. Uses GStreamer
https://www.enlightenment.org/about-rage || rageAUR
  • Snappy — Powerful media player with a minimalistic interface that uses GStreamer.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Snappy || snappy-player
  • Spivak — Karaoke player based on GStreamer and Qt5.
https://github.com/gyunaev/spivak || spivakAUR
  • Xnoise — GTK+ and GStreamer-based media player for both audio and video with "a slick GUI, great speed and lots of features." (development ceased)
http://www.xnoise-media-player.com/ || xnoise
mpv-based
  • Baka MPlayer — Free and open source, cross-platform, mpv based multimedia player (Qt 5).
http://bakamplayer.u8sand.net/ || baka-mplayer
  • Deepin Movie — Movie player for Deepin desktop based on mpv.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-movie-reborn || deepin-movie
  • GNOME MPV — Simple frontend for mpv (GTK+ 3).
https://gnome-mpv.github.io/ || gnome-mpv
  • Kawaii-Player — Audio/video manager and multimedia player (based on mpv) with PC-to-PC casting feature, along with functionalities of portable media server and torrent streaming server.
https://github.com/kanishka-linux/kawaii-player || kawaii-playerAUR
https://github.com/cmdrkotori/mpc-qt || mpc-qtAUR
  • mpv — Very basic GUI for mpv. Can be launched with mpv --player-operation-mode=pseudo-gui.
https://mpv.io/ || mpv
  • SMPlayer — Qt multimedia player with extra features (CSS themes, YouTube integration, etc.) based on mpv. It can use MPlayer as alternative backend.
http://smplayer.sourceforge.net/ || smplayer
  • xt7-player-mpv — Qt/Gambas GUI to mpv with a rich set of configurable options including filters and drivers, ladspa plugins support as well as library/playlist managment, YouTube, online radios, podcasts, DVB-T and more.
https://github.com/kokoko3k/xt7-player-mpv || xt7-player-mpvAUR
MPlayer-based
  • GNOME MPlayer — Simple GTK+-based GUI for MPlayer.
http://kdekorte.googlepages.com/gnomemplayer || gnome-mplayer
  • KMPlayer — Simple KDE frontend for MPlayer and video player plugin for Konqueror. It can use Phonon as alternative backend.
http://kmplayer.kde.org/ || kmplayer
  • KPlayer — Multimedia player for KDE4 using MPlayer as a backend.
http://kplayer.sourceforge.net/ || kplayerAUR
Other
https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/dragonplayer/ || dragon
  • Kaffeine — Very versatile KDE media player that, by default, utilizes VLC as its backend and has excellent support of digital TV (DVB).
https://www.kde.org/applications/multimedia/kaffeine/ || kaffeine
  • Kaku — Highly integrated music player supports different online platform like YouTube, SoundCloud, Vimeo and more. Based on the Electron platform.
http://kaku.rocks/ || kaku-binAUR
  • Kodi — Media player and entertainment hub for digital media.
https://kodi.tv/ || kodi
  • Minitube — YouTube desktop application written in C++ using Phonon and Qt.
https://flavio.tordini.org/minitube || minitube
  • QMPlay2 — Qt based video player. It can play and stream all formats supported by FFmpeg and libmodplug. It has on integrated module system, which includes a YouTube browser.
http://zaps166.sourceforge.net/?app=QMPlay2 || qmplay2AUR
  • QtAV Player — Simple media player based on QtAV and FFmpeg. Run with Player or QMLPlayer.
http://www.qtav.org/ || qtav
  • tvtime — High quality television application for use with video capture cards.
https://linuxtv.org/ || tvtime
  • VLC media player — Middleweight video player with support for a wide variety of audio and video formats.
https://www.videolan.org/vlc/ || vlc
  • xine — Free multimedia player.
http://www.xine-project.org || xine-ui

Video converters

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of video converters.

Console
  • Avidemux CLI — Free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.
http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/ || avidemux-cli
  • FFmpeg — Complete, cross-platform solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.
http://ffmpeg.org/ || ffmpeg
  • HandBrake CLI — Simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping.
http://handbrake.fr/ || handbrake-cli
  • MEncoder — Free command line video decoding, encoding and filtering tool.
http://mplayerhq.hu/ || mencoder
  • Transcode — Command line tool for video stream processing.
https://bitbucket.org/france/transcode-tcforge || transcode
Graphical
  • Ciano — Simple multimedia file converter.
https://github.com/robertsanseries/ciano || ciano-gitAUR
  • Curlew — Easy to use multimedia converter written in Python and GTK3 and uses FFmpeg.
https://curlew.sourceforge.io/ || curlewAUR
  • FFmpegYAG — Advanced GUI for the popular FFmpeg audio/video encoding tool.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/ffmpegyag/ || ffmpegyagAUR
  • FF Multi Converter — Simple graphical application which enables you to convert audio, video, image and document files between all popular formats, by utilizing other command-line tools.
https://sites.google.com/site/ffmulticonverter/ || ffmulticonverterAUR
  • HandBrake — Simple yet powerful video transcoder ideal for batch mkv/x264 ripping. GTK+ version.
http://handbrake.fr/ || handbrake
  • MKVToolNix GUI — Qt based GUI to create, edit and inspect Matroska files.
https://mkvtoolnix.download/ || mkvtoolnix-gui
  • QWinFF — Qt5 GUI for FFmpeg that can read audio and video files in various formats and convert them into other formats.
http://qwinff.github.io/ || qwinffAUR
  • traGtor — Convert all your audio and video files through FFmpeg without using a terminal.
http://mein-neues-blog.de/tragtor-gui-for-ffmpeg/ || tragtorAUR
  • Transmageddon — Simple python application for transcoding video into formats supported by GStreamer.
http://www.linuxrising.org/ || transmageddon
  • WinFF — Graphical video and audio batch converter using FFmpeg.
https://www.biggmatt.com/winff/ || winffAUR

Video editors

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of video editing software.

  • Avidemux — Free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks.
http://fixounet.free.fr/avidemux/ || avidemux-qt
  • Blender — Fully integrated 3D graphics creation suite with a built-in non-linear video editor.
http://www.blender.org/ || blender
http://cinelerra-cv.org/ || cinelerra-cv
  • Flowblade — Multitrack non-linear video editor for Linux, designed to provide a fast, robust editing experience.
https://github.com/jliljebl/flowblade || flowbladeAUR
  • Kdenlive — Non-linear video editor designed for basic to semi-professional work.
http://kdenlive.org/ || kdenlive
  • Lightworks — Professional proprietary non-linear editing system for editing and mastering digital video in various formats.
http://www.lwks.com/ || lwksAUR
  • LiVES — Video editor and VJ (live performance) platform.
http://lives-video.com/ || livesAUR
  • Natron — Open-source compositing software. Node-graph based. Similar in functionalities to Adobe After Effects and Nuke by The Foundry.
https://natron.fr/ || natronAUR
  • OpenShot — Non-linear video editor based on MLT framework.
http://www.openshotvideo.com/ || openshot
  • Pitivi — Video editor designed to be intuitive and integrate well in the GNOME desktop.
http://www.pitivi.org/ || pitivi
  • Shotcut — Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform video editor.
http://www.shotcut.org/ || shotcutAUR
  • VidCutter — Fast lossless media cutter + joiner w/ frame-accurate SmartCut options powered by mpv, FFmpeg via a sleek Qt5 GUI.
https://vidcutter.ozmartians.com/ || vidcutterAUR

Subtitles

See also Wikipedia:Comparison of subtitle editors.

https://github.com/Aegisub/Aegisub || aegisub
  • Gaupol — Full-featured subtitle editor.
https://otsaloma.io/gaupol/ || gaupol
http://www.gnomesubtitles.org/ || gnome-subtitles
  • Jubler — Open-source multiplatform subtitle editor written in Java.
http://www.jubler.org || jublerAUR
  • Penguin Subtitle Player — Standalone subtitle player that provides a translucent window which always stays on the top so subtitles can be shown on top of the video without blocking anything.
https://github.com/carsonip/Penguin-Subtitle-Player || penguin-subtitle-player-gitAUR
  • subdl — Command-line tool for downloading subtitles from opensubtitles.org.
https://github.com/akexakex/subdl || subdl
  • SubDownloader — Automatic download/upload of subtitles using fast hashing.
https://github.com/subdownloader/subdownloader || subdownloader
  • Subtitle Composer — Subtitle editor with Qt 5 based GUI supporting various formats, features different player backends, able to display wave form.
https://github.com/maxrd2/subtitlecomposer || subtitlecomposerAUR
  • Subtitle Edit — Subtitle editing program. Written in C# using mono.
https://github.com/SubtitleEdit/subtitleedit || subtitleeditAUR
  • Subtitle Editor — GTK+3 tool to edit subtitles for GNU/Linux/*BSD.
http://kitone.github.io/subtitleeditor/ || subtitleeditor
  • SubtitlesPrinter — Print subtitles above a X-screen, independently of the video player.
https://github.com/OlivierMarty/SubtitlesPrinter || subtitles-printer-gitAUR

Screencast

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Notes: There is a suitable page dedicated to the topic, so the content should be in one place. It's not like that every list of applications present on the wiki must be unconditionally on this page. (Discuss in Talk:List of applications#List of screenshot tools)

See also FFmpeg#Screen capture and Wikipedia:Comparison of screencasting software.

Screencast utilities allow you to create a video of your desktop or individual windows.

  • Byzanz — Simple screencast tool that produces GIF animations.
http://blogs.gnome.org/otte/2009/08/30/byzanz-0-2-0/ || byzanz
  • Deepin Screen Recorder — Screen recorder application for Deepin desktop.
https://github.com/linuxdeepin/deepin-screen-recorder || deepin-screen-recorder
  • FFcast — FFmpeg-based screencast tool written in Bash.
https://github.com/lolilolicon/FFcast || ffcastAUR
  • Green Recorder — Simple yet functional desktop recorder for Linux systems.
https://github.com/green-project/green-recorder || green-recorderAUR
  • Kazam — Screencasting program with design in mind. Handles multiscreen setups.
https://launchpad.net/kazam || kazamAUR
  • OBS — Video recording and live streaming application.
https://obsproject.com/ || obs-studio
  • Peek — Simple screencast tool that produces GIF, APNG, WebM or MP4 animations.
https://github.com/phw/peek || peekAUR
  • RecordItNow — Plugin based desktop recorder for KDE.
http://recorditnow.sourceforge.net/ || recorditnow
  • RecordMyDesktop — Easy to use utility that records your desktop into the ogg format with a CLI, GTK+ or Qt interface. (inactive development)
http://recordmydesktop.sourceforge.net/ || CLI: recordmydesktop, GTK+: gtk-recordmydesktop, Qt: qt-recordmydesktopAUR
  • SimpleScreenRecorder — Feature-rich screen recorder written in C++/Qt5 that supports X11 and OpenGL.
http://www.maartenbaert.be/simplescreenrecorder/ || simplescreenrecorder
  • VokoScreen — Simple screencast GUI tool using FFmpeg.
http://www.kohaupt-online.de/hp || vokoscreenAUR
  • XVidCap — Application used for recording a screencast or digital recording of an X Window System screen output with an audio narration.
http://xvidcap.sourceforge.net/ || xvidcapAUR

Webcam

See also FFmpeg#Recording webcam and Wikipedia:Comparison of webcam software.

  • Cheese — Take photos and videos with your webcam, with fun graphical effects.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Apps/Cheese || cheese
  • fswebcam — Small and simple command line webcam software that generates images for a webcam.
https://www.sanslogic.co.uk/fswebcam/ || fswebcamAUR
  • Guvcview — Simple interface for capturing and viewing video from v4l2 devices.
http://guvcview.sourceforge.net/ || GTK+: guvcview, Qt: guvcview-qt
  • Kamoso — Webcam recorder from KDE community.
https://userbase.kde.org/Kamoso || kamoso
  • MJPG-streamer — Command line application which can be used to stream M-JPEG over an IP-based network from a webcam to various types of viewers.
https://github.com/jacksonliam/mjpg-streamer || mjpg-streamer-jacksonliam-gitAUR
  • Motion — Highly configurable program that monitors video signals from many types of cameras. It is able to detect if a significant part of the picture has changed; in other words, it can detect motion.
https://motion-project.github.io/ || motionAUR
  • Pantheon Camera — Camera app designed for elementary OS.
https://github.com/elementary/camera || pantheon-camera-gitAUR
  • QtCAM — Webcam software with more than 10 image control settings, extension settings and color space switching.
https://www.e-consystems.com/opensource-linux-webcam-software-application.asp || qtcam-gitAUR
  • v4l2ucp — Universal control panel for V4L2 devices.
http://v4l2ucp.sourceforge.net/ || v4l2ucp
  • v4l-utils — Provides a series of utilities for media devices.
https://linuxtv.org/ || v4l-utils
  • Webcamoid — Full featured webcam suite.
https://webcamoid.github.io/ || webcamoidAUR
  • ZArt — GUI for G'MIC real-time manipulations on the output of a webcam.
https://gmic.eu/ || zart

DVD authoring

See also Wikipedia:List of DVD authoring applications.

  • Bombono DVD — DVD authoring program with nice and clean GUI.
http://www.bombono.org/ || bombono-dvdAUR
  • Devede — Program to create VideoDVDs and CDs.
http://www.rastersoft.com/programas/devede.html || devede
  • DVDStyler — DVD authoring application for the creation of professional-looking DVDs.
https://www.dvdstyler.org/ || dvdstylerAUR

DVD ripping

See Optical disc drive#DVD-Video.

Collection managers

  • Data Crow — Media cataloger and media organizer.
http://datacrow.net/ || datacrowAUR
  • FileBot — The ultimate tool for organizing and renaming your movies, tv shows or anime, and music well as downloading subtitles and artwork.
https://github.com/filebot/filebot || filebotAUR
  • GCstar — GNOME application for organizing various collections (board games, comic books, movies, stamps, etc.).
http://www.gcstar.org/ || gcstarAUR
  • Griffith — Movie collection manager application.
https://gitlab.com/Strit/griffith || griffithAUR
  • MediaElch — Media manager for Kodi. Information about movies, TV shows, concerts and music are stored as nfo files.
https://www.kvibes.de/en/mediaelch/ || mediaelch
  • Tellico — KDE application for organizing various collections (books, video, music, coins, etc.).
http://tellico-project.org/ || tellico
  • tinyMediaManager — Media management tool to provide metadata for Kodi.
https://tinymediamanager.org/ || tiny-media-managerAUR
  • vMovieDB — Movie collection manager for the Gnome desktop.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/vmoviedb/ || vmoviedb

Media servers

  • Airsonic — Web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music. (Fork of Subsonic.)
https://airsonic.github.io/ || airsonicAUR
  • Emby — Proprietary media server, which automatically converts and streams your media on-the-fly to play on any device.
https://emby.media/ || emby-server
  • forked-daapd — DAAP (iTunes) and MPD media server with support for AirPlay devices, Apple Remote, Chromecast, Spotify and internet radio.
http://ejurgensen.github.io/forked-daapd/ || forked-daapdAUR
  • Gerbera — UPnP Media Server to stream your media to devices on your home network. (Fork of MediaTomb.)
https://gerbera.io/ || gerberaAUR
  • Icecast — Streaming media (audio/video) server which currently supports Ogg (Vorbis and Theora), Opus, WebM and MP3 streams.
https://icecast.org/ || icecast
  • Plex — Proprietary media server, which organizes your personal video, music, and photo collections and streams them to all of your devices.
https://www.plex.tv/ || plex-media-serverAUR
  • ReadyMedia — Simple media server software, with the aim of being fully compliant with DLNA/UPnP-AV clients.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/minidlna/ || minidlna
  • Rygel — UPnP AV MediaServer and MediaRenderer that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home network.
https://wiki.gnome.org/Projects/Rygel || rygel
  • Serviio — Proprietary media server, which allows you to stream your media files (music, video or images) to renderer devices (e.g. a TV set, Bluray player, games console or mobile phone) on your connected home network.
http://serviio.org/ || serviioAUR
  • Subsonic — Proprietary media server to stream from your own computer.
http://www.subsonic.org/ || subsonicAUR
  • Tvheadend — TV streaming server and recorder supporting DVB-S, DVB-S2, DVB-C, DVB-T, ATSC, ISDB-T, IPTV, SAT>IP and HDHomeRun as input sources.
https://tvheadend.org/ || tvheadendAUR
  • Universal Media Server — UPnP media server, which is capable of sharing video, audio and images between most modern devices. (Fork of PS3 Media Server.)
http://www.universalmediaserver.com/ || umsAUR

Metadata

  • ExifTool — Command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.
https://sno.phy.queensu.ca/~phil/exiftool/ || perl-image-exiftool
  • Exiv2 — Command line utility to manage image metadata. It provides fast and easy read and write access to the Exif, IPTC and XMP metadata and the ICC Profile embedded within digital images in various formats.
http://exiv2.org/ || exiv2
  • ffprobe — Gather information from multimedia streams and print it in human- and machine-readable fashion.
https://ffmpeg.org/ffprobe.html || ffmpeg
  • jhead — Exif jpeg header manipulation tool.
http://sentex.net/~mwandel/jhead/ || jhead
  • MediaConch — Implementation checker, policy checker, reporter, and fixer.
https://mediaarea.net/MediaConch || CLI: mediaconchAUR, GUI: mediaconch-guiAUR
  • MediaInfo — Convenient unified display of the most relevant technical and tag data for video and audio files.
https://mediaarea.net/en/MediaInfo || CLI: mediainfo, GUI: mediainfo-gui
  • pyExifToolGUI — Graphical frontend for ExifTool, which reads and writes all kind of metadata tags from/to image files.
https://hvdwolf.github.io/pyExifToolGUI/ || pyexiftoolgui-gitAUR
  • sndfile-info — Obtaining information about the contents of an audio file.
http://mega-nerd.com/libsndfile/ || libsndfile

Mobile device managers

https://whoozle.github.io/android-file-transfer-linux/ || android-file-transfer
  • gnokii — Tools and user space driver for use with mobile phones.
http://www.gnokii.org/ || gnokii
https://gmtp.sourceforge.io/ || gmtp
  • GNOME Phone Manager — Control your mobile phone from your GNOME desktop.
https://wiki.gnome.org/PhoneManager || gnome-phone-manager
  • gtkpod — GUI for Apple's iPod using GTK+. It allows you to import your existing iTunes database, add songs, podcasts, videos and cover art, and to edit ID3 tags.
https://sourceforge.net/projects/gtkpod/ || gtkpodAUR
  • KDE Connect — Aims to communicate all your devices.
https://community.kde.org/KDEConnect || kdeconnect
  • Modem Manager GUI — Control EDGE/3G/4G broadband modem specific functions.
http://linuxonly.ru/page/modem-manager-gui || modem-manager-gui
  • Wammu — Manage data in your cell phone such as contacts, calendar or messages.
https://wammu.eu/ || wammu

Optical disc burning

See Optical disc drive#Burning CD/DVD/BD with a GUI.