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Bring Your Imagination to Life

There’s something special about telling stories. And the more tools you have at your disposal, the more vivid and dynamic your story telling can be.

Pop!_OS supports world class story-telling tools that when combined with System76 hardware, create an unparalleled system for content creation.

Blender

Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipeline—modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, video editing and 2D animation pipeline.

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DaVinci Resolve

DaVinci Resolve 16 is the world’s only solution that combines professional 8K editing, color correction, visual effects and audio post production all in one software tool.

See installation instructions here.

Godot Game Engine

Godot provides a huge set of common tools, so you can just focus on making your game without reinventing the wheel.

Godot is completely free and open-source under the very permissive MIT license. No strings attached, no royalties, nothing. Your game is yours, down to the last line of engine code.

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Lightworks

Lightworks is a non-linear editing system for editing and mastering digital video. It was an early developer of computer-based non-linear editing systems, and has been in development since 1989 and won a 2017 EMMY Award for pioneering digital nonlinear editing.

See installation instructions here.

OBS Studio

Open Broadcaster Software is a free and open-source cross-platform streaming and recording program built with Qt and maintained by the OBS Project.

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LMMS

LMMS is a digital audio workstation application. Produce music with your computer by creating melodies and beats, synthesizing and mixing sounds, arranging samples and much more.

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Natron

Natron is a powerful Digital Compositor that can handle your 2D/2.5D needs. Its robust OIIO file formats and OpenFX architecture is what make Natron the most flexible open source compositor for the visual effects community.

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Inkscape

Inkscape is a free and open-source vector graphics editor. This software can be used to create or edit vector graphics such as illustrations, diagrams, line arts, charts, logos, icons and complex paintings.

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GIMP

GIMP is a free and open-source raster graphics editor used for image retouching and editing, free-form drawing, converting between different image formats, and more specialized tasks.

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Article last modified: 2020-08-26