Ubuntu Studio is Linux-based operating system designed as a free, open, and powerful platform for creative people to create their art.
Are you tired of buying expensive Software?
With Ubuntu Studio you have a complete Operating System for your Computer with all the Software you need to create Webpages, cut Videos, make Graphics and mix your Music.
It’s not Windows. It’s not OS X Lion. It’s Linux.
Whether your focus is audio, video, photography, or graphic design, Ubuntu Studio is both productive and rewarding to use.
Need to record your band? Or do you want to record, mix, and master your own song?
Do you write songs using software synthesizers and sequencers? Or maybe you don’t have a drummer?
With a full suite of audio applications and documented work flows, Ubuntu Studio can support you with these tasks and many more.
Graphic design and modeling applications including The GIMP, Inkscape and Blender. Along with plugins like dcraw to help with RAW camera files and wacom-tools for people with Wacom drawing tablets.
From home movies to full length HD films, Ubuntu Studio supports you all the way to final render for your video.
Ubuntu Studio also provides an application suite for 3D modeling, animation, and compositing.
Post production effects, like lens flares, color grading, and chroma key/alpha over, are available to support your creative vision.
Import pictures from your camera or other devices.
Edit, process and organize your photos with such applications as Openshot and Darktable, and publish them to social web sites.
Want to publish a book, or a e-book?
Whether you’re heading for the printing press, or need to have a particular format for a phone reader, it is possible to achieve professional results on Ubuntu Studio.
Ubuntu Studio is also Free and Open Source Software (FOSS). Ubuntu Studio free to download and use. You can get the source code, study it and modify it. You can redistribute Ubuntu Studio and can even redistribute your modified version. Read more about these freedoms at GNU.org’s Free Software page.
Ubuntu Studio 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) is the current recommended Long Term Support release for production machines requiring maximum stability.