Camtasia Essentials: Organizing Project Files
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
However, bins are not available in Camtasia 9, so you have to come up with alternatives. In this blog, I’ll give you three ideas on how to organize your work so that you can keep your head on straight when using Camtasia 9. Since Camtasia 9 doesn’t have an in-editor file system, you’ll want to use your computer’s File Explorer (or Finder for Mac) for these organizations.
Webinar: A Beginners Guide to Camtasia Tools
SEPTEMBER 12, 2016
In last week’s Camtasia webinar, we hosted Lon Naylor in a Beginners Guide to Camtasia Tools. He outlines some great shortcut keys, timeline secrets, and general Camtasia knowledge that you’re sure to be excited about! Also, he uses eLearning Brothers templates in his presentation, and you can grab your own in our Camtasia Template Libraries , starting at only $149!
Top 10 Camtasia Intros of 2016
DECEMBER 20, 2016
The year 2016 brought quite a few exciting things to us in the Camtasia and eLearning Brothers worlds. We saw the release of Camtasia 9 , which included several eLearning Brothers assets in its library. We also have seen some very cool templates enter the Camtasia library this year, and some of them have become quite popular. What have been your favorite Camtasia templates?
How To Create Closed Captioning in Camtasia Videos
NOVEMBER 29, 2016
In the video below, I’ll walk you through how to easily create closed captioning in Camtasia 9, and I’ll discuss some of the bugs I have found in doing so. Click here to view the previous blog in the series ( Camtasia 9 Editing Tips ). The post How To Create Closed Captioning in Camtasia Videos appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Department of Justice here.
Looking at the Jewel Camtasia Template
FEBRUARY 7, 2017
In the ever-growing eLearning Brothers Camtasia template library , we have some of the best eLearning video templates on the planet! I can say that with confidence, because, well, just look at them! These are professionally designed assets that are extremely easy to import into your Camtasia project. The carefully placed text appears on screen with a new Camtasia 9 behavior.
Camtasia Studio: Animations Made Easy
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MARCH 3, 2015
by Kevin Siegel When I teach Camtasia , one of the activities that garners the largest "that's cool" factor is how easy it is to animate any object. Here's how to do it: Insert an object onto the Camtasia stage (you can animate anything. Camtasia e-learning eLearning mLearning TechSmith Camtasia Studio
How To Customize Camtasia Conversation Scenarios in 5 Minutes
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
The eLearning Brothers Camtasia Template Library includes several scenario templates that have been built in Camtasia, and are ready for implementation. You’ll find two kinds of scenarios in the Camtasia library. The post How To Customize Camtasia Conversation Scenarios in 5 Minutes appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Customizing them is easy.
TechSmith Camtasia: Recording Effects
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 11, 2015
by Kevin Siegel When Camtasia developers need to add attention-grabbing visual affects to a software demonstration created using the Camtasia Recorder, the work is typically accomplished by editing the recording in Camtasia Studio. Start the Camtasia Recorder. You can select from among frames, lines, highlights, ellipses and even a pen.
Integrating HTML Interactions into a Camtasia Course
MAY 3, 2016
Looking for a quick way to add a game, interactive diagram, or clickable chart to your Camtasia project? Because an HTML 5 interface can improve your learning experience so much, integrating that into your Camtasia course can be an icing on the cake. The post Integrating HTML Interactions into a Camtasia Course appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Video.
Webinar: Camtasia Essentials – Adding Closed Captions to Video
JANUARY 31, 2017
He talked about one of the most useful Camtasia essentials that was made available in later versions of Camtasia Studio 8 and continues to be useful in Camtasia 9/3: closed captions. The post Webinar: Camtasia Essentials – Adding Closed Captions to Video appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Don’t be left behind; start using closed captions today!
3 Camtasia Scenarios for Corporate eLearning
JUNE 9, 2015
Now you can use Camtasia, the popular video editing software by Techsmith, to create your own unique scenarios. Simply download a template, plug in your own own text and, if needed, swap out some images and characters, and suddenly you’ve got yourself a fully-functional scenario ready to plug into your Camtasia eLearning project. Office 03. Office 02. Office 04.
New Camtasia 9 Behaviors Will Add Sizzle to Your Production
OCTOBER 20, 2016
With the update to Camtasia 9/3, we have been adding new skills to our support page. Many of the skills you may have developed in using Camtasia 8 carry over seamlessly into Camtasia 9. However, there are some new features that are pushing Camtasia up to the top shelf of many people’s eLearning toolbox. How have you used the new Camtasia 9/3?
Webinar: Templates and Camtasia – High Quality Video in Hours Not Days
AUGUST 9, 2016
Camtasia is a simple video editor that does just that. With a mastery of Camtasia, we can make great projects very quickly. Here at eLearning Brothers we support Camtasia’s simplicity and desire to help you make a high-quality video in hours rather than days. Anytime there’s a way to make a project look great with very little effort, we tend to jump on that.
How to Create an eLearning Quiz in Camtasia Studio
MAY 10, 2016
We’re sure you’ve seen plenty of great videos produced with Camtasia Studio. But this is the tip of the proverbial iceberg when it comes to the powerhouse that is Camtasia. In this blog, we’ll be unfolding one of the interaction aspects of Camtasia and discussing how it can streamline your training program. A key element of learning is checking understanding. Click to enlarge.
Gussy Up Your Video Production With 3 New Camtasia 9 Themes
OCTOBER 12, 2016
We can expect remarkable things with the exciting release of the new Camtasia 9. eLearning Brothers is proud to release new Camtasia 9 themes that utilize these new strengths. In the video below, you’ll see a demonstration of a few of these new assets and peek into the power of Camtasia 9. Want to get started with these amazing new Camtasia templates right now?
Camtasia Assets for Any eLearning Setting
JUNE 2, 2015
Camtasia is one of the most popular screen capture tools currently on the market. Our friends at Lectora have seen an influx of their users incorporating Camtasia into their workflow. In light of these developments, we’ve decided to broaden our horizons and create a new set of Camtasia templates. Cutout frames. Course starters. Carpe diem. Scenarios.
Implementing Interactive Hotspots in the new Camtasia 9
NOVEMBER 15, 2016
Luckily, TechSmith’s Camtasia offers a fantastic solution, and that is the interactive video. In previous blogs I’ve written about how to integrate an HTML file with your interactive Camtasia course. I’ve also written about how to set up and use the quizzing feature. The post Implementing Interactive Hotspots in the new Camtasia 9 appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
5 Free Camtasia Templates to Sink Your Teeth Into
JUNE 3, 2015
In case you haven’t heard, Lectora and Camtasia are brilliantly compatible. So in the spirit of giving, we thought we’d show some of the free Camtasia templates we offer. Fill in your own text and you’ve got a dynamic slide for any Camtasia course. The post 5 Free Camtasia Templates to Sink Your Teeth Into appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Overlay.
NEW: Camtasia Studio Vimeo Integration
AUGUST 25, 2015
With the new Camtasia Studio Vimeo integration, you’re able to gain more control over your content and enable your videos to be viewed in gorgeous HD quality on desktop, mobile, tablet, and TV. If you are a current Camtasia Studio 8, this update is free for you! Not a current Camtasia user? The post NEW: Camtasia Studio Vimeo Integration appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.
Toolbox Tip: Camtasia Basics
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APRIL 7, 2015
In this installment of Toolbox Tip, Claudia Kidder highlights special features of Camtasia Studio, a screen-recording and video-editing software. Click here to read full version
Camtasia Studio 8.4 & Camtasia for Mac 2.8 Now Available: Cross-platform Screen Recording
MAY 20, 2014
That’s why we’ve added cross-platform screen recording to the latest versions of Camtasia. That’s That’s right, recordings made with either Camtasia Studio 8 or Camtasia for Mac 2 will be 100% interchangeable between Windows and Mac using our new recording file type: trec! Own Camtasia Studio 8 or Camtasia for Mac 2? Camtasia Studio Update.
Camtasia Studio 8: Reset Application Preferences
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NOVEMBER 28, 2012
by Kevin Siegel I'm hard at work on my newest Camtasia Studio book (for version 8, which was recently released by TechSmith ). In Camtasia, I played around with some of the program's available settings (such as Font, Font Size, Color, etc) but I didn't want to keep any of those changes. Ensure that Camtasia Studio is not running.
Many Uses for Cutout People in Camtasia Studio
JULY 5, 2016
When using Camtasia Studio for your how-to video, you may not see an immediate need for a cutout people library—especially one that has thousands and thousands of images i n it like the one here at eLearning Brothers. The entire Cutout People Library is available in some of our Camtasia Template packages , so come check them out! But what if there is something super important?
Take a Closer Look at the Camtasia Course Starters
JUNE 5, 2015
The next time you bust out Camtasia, let us give you a hand with our Camtasia course starters. Here’s just a handful of our Camtasia course starters and a some of their capabilities. The post Take a Closer Look at the Camtasia Course Starters appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Remember the good old days of the high school group assignment ? Medical. Safety .
TechSmith Camtasia Studio 8: What Happened to PIP?
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MARCH 20, 2013
received an email from a Camtasia developer inquiring about the apparent demise of Camtasia's Picture-in-Picture (PIP) feature. You displayed the PIP Track and then dragged an asset from Camtasia's Clip Bin to the PIP Track on the Timeline. As valuable as many developers viewed the PIP feature, TechSmith dealt away with it in Camtasia Studio 8. by Kevin Siegel.
Building Online Instructor Presence with Camtasia
SEPTEMBER 10, 2015
Check out her Camtasia Tackk and resource website for online faculty , and you can also find her on Twitter: Follow @TracySchaelen. have found using Camtasia to be a truly transformative experience—for me and for my students. It has been an excellent investment of my time and energy, and creating videos with Camtasia is so much fun! English 231 Course Tour. Watch it on YouTube!
TechSmith Camtasia Studio: Localizing Closed Captions
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JULY 15, 2016
by Kevin Siegel Last week I wrote about the process of adding closed captions to Camtasia projects that help make your project accessible to learners with disabilities. During a recent Camtasia class, a student asked about providing the captions in other languages than English (she was asked to create versions of her project in a dozen languages).
Webinar: 2 eLearning Features in Camtasia You Didn’t Know About
APRIL 4, 2016
Like a hidden oasis in a desert landscape, Camtasia Studio from TechSmith is a gem of a tool for the eLearning world. The post Webinar: 2 eLearning Features in Camtasia You Didn’t Know About appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Camtasia Resources eLearning Featured Resources WebinarIn this webinar, Ryan from Techsmith goes over these features in detail.
How to Use a Video Overlay Camtasia Template
FEBRUARY 19, 2016
Every time I step into Camtasia to work on a video, I’m always pleased with the versatility of it. Add in the premade Camtasia templates we have in the library , and I can create clean visuals even faster. Let’s take a look at one of our Camtasia Overlay templates and figure out how to make some simple changes. It’s really simple. Know the Different Parts.
Camtasia Studio vs Adobe Presenter: Working with PowerPoint Presentations
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JANUARY 29, 2014
by Kevin Siegel If you have already created a presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint, it's very easy to re-purpose the presentation as eLearning content using either TechSmith Camtasia Studio or Adobe Presenter. TechSmith Camtasia Studio 8 and PowerPoint. To migrate PowerPoint presentations to Camtasia Studio projects, and then eLearning, you'll need to first install Camtasia Studio and, when prompted, install the Camtasia recording features for PowerPoint. Is TechSmith Camtasia Studio more your style?
New releases: Snagit, Camtasia, TechSmith Fuse, and TechSmith Relay all updated
FEBRUARY 24, 2015
Snagit, Camtasia, TechSmith Fuse, TechSmith Relay - we’ve updated them all! We’ve also added some new developments that we’re excited for you to try out! We’re rolling out OneDrive for Business integration with both Snagit and Camtasia. Camtasia Studio. Camtasia for Mac. Camtasia Studio 8.5 Update Camtasia Studio for Windows: Go to Help>Check for updates.
Using Camtasia for Flipped Classrooms
JUNE 9, 2014
Mr. Crowder is presenting on using Camtasia for Flipped Classrooms at the conference InnEdCo on June 17th. . 1. But, the main difference being that editing with Camtasia, the animation and annotation is much improved. Tell me a little about your session. I am presenting for 30 minutes on “Using Camtasia for Flipped Classrooms” from 1:30 to 2:00PM June 17th. Watch it on YouTube.
Live Camtasia Training with the Customer Success Team
AUGUST 4, 2015
To get things started, we want to share with you a couple of live, online Camtasia training sessions that we are hosting. These sessions run 90 minutes, cost $79, will give you a detailed walkthrough of Camtasia, best practices, tips and tricks, and the opportunity to interact with the Customer Success Team. Getting Started with TechSmith Camtasia Studio (Windows). Cost: $79.
How to create speedart in Camtasia
JULY 7, 2015
Watch our tutorial and follow the steps below to see how to create speedart in Camtasia: Can’t see the video? Record your screen with Camtasia while working on your project. Once the art project and recordings are done, it’s time to combine, optimize, and speed them up in Camtasia! The post How to create speedart in Camtasia appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.