TechSmith Camtasia: Major Upgrade Released

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Kevin Siegel        It's been years in the making but TechSmith has finally updated Camtasia.   First and foremost, Camtasia for Windows (version 9) and the Macintosh (version 3) are now very similar allowing you to share projects across platforms.

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia for Mac 2.1 delivers clip speed , the #1 feature request from Camtasia for Mac users-- as voted by our user community. Get Camtasia for Mac 2.1: Download a free trial | Upgrade free if you own Camtasia for Mac 2.0. Use clip speed to achieve a time-lapse effect.

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Camtasia Animation Features You Didn’t Know About

eLearning Brothers

Among the many new and exciting features in Camtasia 9, one of my favorites is the expansive pre-built animations that are ready for us to use. If you used Camtasia Studio 8, you’re already familiar with the thirty transitions that are built into Camtasia.

New Release: Camtasia Studio 8.1 Adds Green Screen Effect & More!

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia Studio 8.1 And if you’ve already upgraded to Camtasia Studio 8, this is a free upgrade for you. We’re looking forward to hearing what users like you will say when they get their hands on the latest version. On a Version Prior to Camtasia Studio 8?

"TechSmith Camtasia 9: The Essentials" Workbook Nearly Finished

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

I'm excited to announce that my newest book, "TechSmith Camtasia 9: The Essentials" has gone to my beta team for testing and proofreading. Camtasia version 9 is an awesome upgrade to Camtasia and I give it two hearty thumbs up! Add Zoom and Pan Effects. TechSmith CamtasiaI expect the book to be available for purchase in a few short weeks.

How to Get the Most Out of Your Camtasia Library

eLearning Brothers

When you download a template from the eLearning Brothers Camtasia Template Library , it comes to you in one of two ways. If you’re on a PC, it comes as a Library Zip file that you can import into your Camtasia library.

Announcing Lectora Version 11.3

Trivantis

Meet Lectora® Version 11.3, the latest version of your favorite e-Learning authoring software. Now you can fade in images and text, apply a modern fly animation and apply other transition effects to Web-based objects, such as elastic and bounce animations—all HTML5 compatible.

Camtasia Studio 8.4 & Camtasia for Mac 2.8 Now Available: Cross-platform Screen Recording

TechSmith Camtasia

That’s why we’ve added cross-platform screen recording to the latest versions of Camtasia. 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!

Dev Corner - Camtasia Studio and Cursor Effects

TechSmith Camtasia

Orians about Camtasia Studio. Orians is a developer on the Windows version of Camtasia Studio. There are some really cool features in Camtasia Studio 7; my personal favorite is Cursor Effects. Camtasia Studio Dev Corner 26 617 179 410

Part 1: Say What?! A Guide to Camtasia Sound

eLearning Brothers

If you spend any amount of time exploring what Camtasia has to offer you’ll stumble across the Audio Effects option in the left side menu ribbon. These four effects are available in both the Mac and PC versions of Camtasia. #1

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Welcome Camtasia for Mac 2!

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia for Mac 2 is here! We've redesigned and rebuilt Camtasia for Mac to help you create engaging, high-quality videos.faster, easier, and with more consistency. What's new in Camtasia for Mac 2? Blur Effect - now you can easily hide private information on the screen.

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Meet Camtasia Studio 7 plus Camtasia for Mac 1.1!

TechSmith Camtasia

Not only do we have a new version of Camtasia Studio 7 available today, but we also have a new release for Camtasia for Mac 1.1 ! Over the past few days , I've shared with you some of the new features coming in Camtasia Studio 7. What's new in Camtasia Studio 7?

Welcome Camtasia Studio 8!

TechSmith Camtasia

That’s why I’m so happy to share with you the big news… Camtasia Studio 8 (PC) is available today! The Camtasia Studio team has been working hard on lots of new features and functionality so you can create and edit videos faster than before.

Camtasia Small Business Test Drive: Week 2

TechSmith Camtasia

We're turning the corner to the second week of the Camtasia Small Business Test Drive ! For our purposes, the most interesting editing aspects of Camtasia are the callouts and the overlay abilities, to further highlight the things being discussed by our narrator.

We’ve Been Listening! – Improvements and Enhancements to Camtasia Studio, Camtasia for Mac, and Snagit on Mac

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’re a current Camtasia Studio v8, Camtasia for Mac v2, or Snagit on Mac v2 user, we’ve got some great updates for you! Camtasia Studio 8.0.3. With Camtasia Studio 8.0.3, we’ve made some tweaks to make your experience with Camtasia Studio 8 even better.

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From flat to phat: New Camtasia feature drops the needle on screencasts

TechSmith Camtasia

Welcome to the pre-release beta of the newest Camtasia feature, with some automatic goodness: Camtasia Rap-ify (For Windows and Mac). Or a Polka version of your videos? News & Events Camtasia for Mac Camtasia Studio Fun Screencast Screencasting Video

New Release: Camtasia for Mac 2.4 Introduces Freeze Region

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia for Mac 2.4 And if you’ve already upgraded to Camtasia for Mac 2, this is a free upgrade for you. Just check for updates within your copy of Camtasia for Mac. Open Camtasia for Mac > Click Camtasia 2 > Check for Updates. is here!

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Last chance! Save $50 on your Camtasia Studio 8 upgrade

TechSmith Camtasia

If you’ve been intending to upgrade to Camtasia Studio 8…now’s the time. So if you like saving money, take advantage of the Camtasia Studio upgrade offer today. The most important reason is that Camtasia Studio 8 helps you make the kind of videos your viewers love to watch.

Create an Animated Title Clip Using PowerPoint & Camtasia Studio 8

TechSmith Camtasia

So, when it comes to using Camtasia Studio, I sometimes like to go outside of the realm of traditional screen recording, plain title clips, or stock art found in the media Library and customize the look of my video with original artwork I create. From the Effects gallery, choose a border. (I

Five Tips for Creating Effective Learning Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

As a result, the expectations for this type of content have risen and video creators are finding it more difficult than ever to ensure that their content is effective and engaging. Use zoom and pan effects to bring sections of your content into focus.

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New 1-Hour Live, Online Course: Microsoft PowerPoint to eLearning via Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, or Presenter

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

And, because there are no reporting features or provisions for SCORM or AICC, you cannot effectively integrate PowerPoint presentations with Learning Management Systems.    Instead of relying on PowerPoint alone for your eLearning content, you’ll need to take your finished presentations into an eLearning development tool such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia. TechSmith Camtasia.

New 1-Hour Live, Online Course: Microsoft PowerPoint to eLearning via Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, TechSmith Camtasia, or Presenter

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

And, because there are no reporting features or provisions for SCORM or AICC, you cannot effectively integrate PowerPoint presentations with Learning Management Systems.    Instead of relying on PowerPoint alone for your eLearning content, you’ll need to take your finished presentations into an eLearning development tool such as Adobe Captivate, Articulate Storyline, or TechSmith Camtasia. TechSmith Camtasia.

How to create SCORM courses with Camtasia

LearnUpon

Camtasia is a really accessible screen capture tool that makes creating video content for eLearning courses easy. With Camtasia, you can record your screen to produce instructional videos, or edit footage of you speaking to your learners.

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Top 5 Free Screen Recording Tools for Mac and Windows

eLearning Brothers

Besides video capturing, they offer lots of other functions, including but not limited to simultaneous web cam recording, video and audio editing, and adding video effects. Camtasia Resources Developer Resources eLearning Featured Instructional Design Resources Resources

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Camtasia for Mac, Education, Blogging, and Brain Cells

Big Dog, Little Dog

Review: Camtasia for Mac - eQuixotic. Ultimately Camtasia for Mac is a beautiful piece of software that is intuitive and enjoyable to use - and bargain-priced at one third the cost of its admittedly more features-rich (but ugly and clunky) Windows comrade.

Video Creation: The Basics

TechSmith Camtasia

TechSmith’s own Camtasia is a good entry point for beginners in video editing but it also has a high ceiling for creativity and functionality (including screen recording.) There are professionals who create 100% of the videos for their job using Camtasia.

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Living History: Capturing and Sharing Stories from Relatives Today

TechSmith Camtasia

With Camtasia , Tom and his colleagues are able to capture images and add short audio recordings to narrate what viewers see. Once they see what they can create with Camtasia, the gates are open to many more opportunities.”. Customer Stories Camtasia Studio Customer Story user story

Animated GIFs vs. Screencast Videos

TechSmith Camtasia

I get some version of this tweeted to me daily, if not multiple times a day. This just wasn’t the effect that I had hoped for. Tips & How To's camtasia GIF“I love your animated GIFs!”. A few years ago, I regularly shared video screencasts.

50 Tips for Better Video

TechSmith Camtasia

You may want to make a different version of the video for Facebook, YouTube, etc., It needs proper lighting on the screen, on the talent, and it’s easy to mess it up (rogue shadows, green color partially removed, ‘floating head effect’, etc.).

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Turning tracks on and off makes asset comparisons easy!

TechSmith Camtasia

Believe it or not, the ability to turn tracks on and off — a feature of Camtasia for Mac 2.5 — can make the decision process easier and more efficient, at least when it comes to video editing. Learn more about Camtasia for Mac Check out more free product tutorials.

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Meet Vesone Dean , 2012 ScreenChamp Audience Choice Winner

TechSmith Camtasia

Evanced Solutions , the company Vesone works for, was about to launch a new version of one of their software solutions. For software he used Camtasia Studio , Adobe After Effects , Audition , Photoshop and Illustrator.

Tutorial Project Files Now Available for Download

TechSmith Camtasia

The short answer is: “With Camtasia Studio, of course!” (But To that end, we’re now making available many* of our Camtasia Studio 8 tutorial project files. On any given Camtasia Studio 8 tutorial page, look for the Download Project link in the right sidebar.

Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

Though there is no specific paid version of Free Screen Video Recorder, you can purchase a license that covers all of DVD VideoSoft’s software, which includes the Free Screen Video Recorder. There is no paid version of CamStudio. free version is extremely limited. Camtasia.

5 Hot Lectora Publisher 17 Updates

CommLab India

The latest version of this online course development application is power-packed with various features that go a long way in developing better e-learning courses. The latest version of Lectora Publisher eliminates this problem, thanks to a new feature called Publish for Seamless Play.

5 Popular Ways to Increase Conversion Rates with Video

TechSmith Camtasia

But, what if there was a way to make digital ads even more effective? They also tend to grab attention more effectively than static images. From discussion panels to product demos, webinars are a dynamic and effective way to engage your customers.