5 Best Free Video Editing Software for Mac

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We all like to share our beautiful moments with friends on social media in the form of Videos and Photos. We also create funny videos to share on Whatsapp or Facebook. YouTube’s publisher program is also a reason why people want to engage in video editing work. But for better reach and appreciation, the video must of impressive. We all need a good video editing tool to create an impressive video. If you are Windows user, you can check free video editing tools for Windows. If you are Mac user, you can read this post to find out best free video editing software for Mac. This software will make video editing for mac an easy job.

Being true, all these free video editing tools offer limited features. Few are good and few are just average performing. For best performance, you will have to buy premium tools. But for normal usage, you can get good output from these tools.

Best Video Editing Software for Mac OS

1. iMovie

IMovie video editing software for Mac

iMovie is the default video editing tool comes with Mac. I am pretty impressed with the performance of this tool. It is capable of handling small projects with its predefined templates, video effects, and sound effects. If you just need a video editing tool for personal use, this tool offers more than enough features.

I personally used iMovie for my video editing work for a long time before switching to Final Cut Pro. You can visit my YouTube channel.

Also read: Best video editing software

2. Avidemux


Avidemux is an open source video editing tool available for multiple platforms including Mac OS.  It offers basic video editing features and supports many videos, image and audio formats, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4, MOV, ASF, JPG, AAC, AC3, etc.

Download Avidemux

3. Blender

Blender Video editing tool for MAc

Blender is also a good video editing tool available for Mac OS, Windows, Linux and other platforms. It offers free 3D graphics application. It is considered to be one of the best free video editing tools for Mac. It offers various editing tools and features. You will surely enjoy this tool.

Download Blender

4. Kdenlive

Kdenlive video editing tool

Kdenlive is best known for a video editing tool for Linux platform but it is also available for Mac. It supports most recent video technology and offers various editing tools. This app offers so many options which make it worth to mention the tool in this list.

Download Kdenlive

5. VideoLAN Movie Creator

VideoLAN Movie Creator

VideoLAN Movie Creator is also a good option for video editing. It is freely available for Windows, Linux, and Mac OS X platforms. So, try it in your Mac system. It also offers basic video editing features for personal use.
This movie creator tool is opensource. If you are a developer, you can download the source code and do changes as per your requirements. You can also use the code to understand how it works.

Download VideoLAN Movie Creator

These are best video editing software for Mac OS and all these are available for free. But I am not sure why you will download other tools if you already have iMovie. Try, iMovie and you will not try to download other tools.

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Deepanker Verma is the founder of Techlomedia. He is a tech blogger, developer and gadget freak.

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