Open source Screen capture for Linux


Peek creates animated GIF screencasts using FFmpeg and ImageMagick. It was built for the specific use case of recording screen areas, e.g., for easily showing UI features of your own apps or for showing a bug in bug reports (GPL)



Shutter is a feature-rich screenshot program. You can take a screenshot of a specific area, window, your whole screen, apply different effects to it, and then upload to an image hosting site, all within one window. (GPL)



SimpleScreenRecorder is a screen recorder for Linux. Despite the name, this program is actually quite complex. It's simple in the sense that it's easier to use than other screen capture programs. (GPL)


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