Most of the work we do does not require any special skills, so more or less anyone can contribute! To start contributing right away, simply read ubuntustudio.org/contribute and follow instructions. If you’d like to get up to speed on what is happening right now, please read on. In order to survive as a volunteer project, […]
Welcome to Ubuntu Studio
Ubuntu Studio is a free and open operating system for creative people.
We provide the full range of multimedia content creation applications for each of our workflows: audio, graphics, video, photography and publishing.
Whether your aim is recording, mixing, mastering, live processing, or even coding, there is a variety of tools for you.
With a full suite of audio applications Ubuntu Studio can support you with these tasks and many more.
Graphic design and modeling applications such as GIMP, Inkscape and Blender are provided. 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 15.10 Wily Werewolf has been released. See the release notes for list of changes. Wily Werewolf will be supported only for 9 months. ISOs can be downloaded from cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntustudio/releases/wily/release/.
If you would like to lend a hand to the volunteer project Ubuntu Studio, this is the perfect time. It’s Beta testing time! You’ll need to at least get yourself an account at launchpad.net, and subscribe to our devel mail list in order to assist. Read more about how to do testing in this post […]
Since 3 years has become a new standard as the support period for Ubuntu flavor LTS releases, we decided to end support for Ubuntu Studio 12.04 Precise Pangolin after 3 years. While we do that, we also end support for linux-lowlatency 3.2. The most recent update will be the last one. If you are still […]
Another short term release is out. Not much is new, but some of the most obvious changes are: new meta package: ubuntustudio-audio-core (includes all the core stuff for an audio oriented installation) XFCE 4.12 If you want to know more, please have a look at our release notes. You can find the downloads at our […]
This release will only be supported for 9 months. Beginning with this release we are recommending our users to stick with the latest LTS release (currently 14.04), since we will be focusing our support on the LTS releases. Nevertheless, we continue to publish a new release every six months. And a new LTS every two […]
This is another point release of 12.04 Precise Pangolin, with the latest updates. If you already have 12.04 installed, you will have all the latest updates if you’ve kept your system up to date, so no need to do a fresh install. You can find the ISOs at our download page https://ubuntustudio.org/download/.
A new point release of the Trusty Tahr LTS has been released. If you already have Ubuntu Studio Trusty installed, you will have the latest updates so no need to do a fresh install. Ubuntu release notes: http://wiki.ubuntu.com/TrustyTahr/ReleaseNotes
We’re happy to announce our latest LTS release. Ubuntu Studio 14.04 will be supported for three years. Since it’s just out, you may experience some problems. Read about them under known issues. Short list of new features: The installer has a new plugin which allows you to choose which packages to install out of our […]
Ubuntu Studio 14.04 trusty tahr Beta 2 (final beta) is out. You can get it at http://cdimage.ubuntu.com/ubuntustudio/releases/trusty/beta-2/ Some additions since previous releases: New installer option: package selection Uninstalling most of the packages in our workflow metas will no longer uninstall the meta itself New additions, mainly for our audio workflow, including all pd libs and […]