VSDC Free Video Editor is freeware software that helps you to edit and capture video from a webcam. It’s a complex tool for those who appreciate functionality. The editor provides a lot of video and audio effects. It also supports video converting option and YouTube video uploading.
The program has a modern interface. There are three functional panels: Projects explorer, the main screen and Properties window. A simple project manager allows adding a group of media files. After launching the program make a new project to load your videos, audio tracks and images. The main screen has timelines, operation buttons and preview section.
If you want to import media files, you should launch File’s sequence wizard. Open Editor tab, which is on the top menu, and choose Run Wizard option. Then drag-and-drop your media file and click OK. It’ll be added in Project explorer as the Scene object. The Wizard also allows you to add transitions between imported videos. There is a variety of interesting transition in theme categories. After your video will be implanted on a timeline, you can apply video and audio effects for it. Also, you can manipulate with a width of video clips. If you need to add subtitles or text, you should use "Add text" button, which is on the left column of the main screen. Then you need to select text area and use right button of the mouse to choose "Edit text" option.
Users can say that the interface is very bulky and heavy. The interface design is similar to professional tools. So, if you are looking for a powerful utility with multi-timelines support, VSDC Free Video Editor will be a good choice.
Key features and functions
Edit video and audio files.
Apply visual and audio effects.
A huge collection of transitions.
Exporting presets for mobile devices.
Limitations of trial version
You can get technical support for donation (10 $ / 1 year).