Wow, Kdenlive is getting so many bugfixes lately... How usable is it in practice for simple video editing such as stitching together a few clips from a phone and adding captions or a sound track? That's all I need, really. #KDE
@codewiz I use Kdenlive and it works wonderfully for that purpose. It's a drag and drop process to get it done.
@xzenia Good, I'll give it another look.
In my past attempts, I'd always run into some bug that made it hard to accomplish much. Pitivi was a similar experience.
@codewiz I like Shotcut…😋 but I know you're a KDE person
@kai I'm not that loyal to KDE, really... I use whatever app works best, but both Pitivi and Kdenlive were less usable than ffmpeg from the command line 😩
Somehow I missed Shotcut, I'll give it a try!
@codewiz the last time I tried it was still kinda janky and crashes from time to time. But it gets the job done as long as you save often enough.
@PeterCxy That was more or less my experience too, but now they seem to be on a bugfixing streak... They deserve a second chance!
@codewiz With your workflow, it will cause no issue! :o
I already did some stitching, adding a sound track with no issue at all.
Never added captions though.
@codewiz I use it for that sort of thing, seems to work quite well. As a complete novice I found it pretty easy to grasp and get into.