How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

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Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker. It can be hard to know where to start when trying to reduce file size. Below we’ve put together some helpful information to get you started on your file reduction journey!

The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

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There’s been little innovation in video around interactivity and engagement as compared to what we may find in a Flash-based interaction for example. Take a video on YouTube or on Vimeo as an example, it works pretty much everywhere, you can watch it on a desktop computer, on a Tablet, a smartphone and even on that flat screen TV in your living room. This is precisely where I see TechSmith bringing a lot to the table, especially with the new release of Camtasia Studio 8.

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Recording PowerPoint Presentations like a Pro: Geetesh’s 13 Tips for Creating Great PowerPoint Slides

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Microsoft PowerPoint and TechSmith Camtasia have long been friends. This inability made screen recorders like Camtasia necessary if you wanted to capture your PowerPoint presentations as video. But, even now that recording capabilities are built into PowerPoint, Camtasia and PowerPoint remain a dynamic duo. Why Use Camtasia with PowerPoint? You’ll certainly need Camtasia’s special capabilities in these situations. Then save your file.

Something new under the hood

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Camtasia for Mac users may have noticed something different in your screencast projects after installing our free Lion-ready update a couple of weeks ago. The version history for Camtasia for Mac 1.2.2 And with today's release of Camtasia Relay 3.1 , users of our enterprise product on both Mac and Windows get this new, under-the-hood technology too! Second, by saving you time and hard drive space when working with project files. and once with Camtasia for Mac 1.2.2,

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UNINETT Spreads New Technologies Across Norway With eCampus Program

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UNINETT eCampus provides many centralized services including Mediasite , Matterhorn , Adobe Connect , Box , FileSender and Camtasia Relay. Inclusion of Camtasia Relay. Prior to the eCampus pilot program of Camtasia Relay, some institutions were already running their own licenses of Camtasia Relay while others were using Camtasia Studio. Camtasia Relay is a great service that serves a great purpose,” said Simon. “It

TechSmith Fuse – Anywhere and Everywhere

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You’ve got a Camtasia Relay server, and you’re just dying to use it but don’t know what to use it for? TechSmith Fuse can be found on your Camtasia Relay website, installs on your iPhone or Android, and works with your Camtasia Relay server. As you can see below, I’ve entered my Camtasia Relay server address, my username and my password. I find this setting gives me good results and a decent file size. For example: Your desk.

Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

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In January we posted about image file types. While there is a plethora of video file types, which consist of codecs and containers, choosing the right one doesn’t have to be complicated … but it certainly can be. You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. It gives you much smaller files sizes with minimal quality loss. Containers (are file extensions). Camtasia for example has multiple MP4 outputs.

Why is My Video Blurry? – TechSmith Tips

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For example, here at TechSmith, we know we will be most often exporting videos to 720p for YouTube and our website; so when we record, our screen dimensions are usually 1080p. If you are a Camtasia or Snagit user, you may have noticed that some callouts are in vector form, they can be scaled without loosing quality. Finally, the last topic I want to cover is file formats. This ensures a high quality video, at a low file size.

Understanding Image File Formats

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But, which image file formats do you need? The topics I am going to cover are how file types differ, common web sizes, vector versus raster art, and digital versus optical zoom. Common Image File Types. After you are done editing, you save it and you are prompted with a window that asks you what type of file would you like it saved as. All of the files I mentioned previously fall into two main categories. Common Web Image Sizes.

The Ultimate Video Marketing Playbook (2021)

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A live stream video is just one example, but you can use this same method for nearly any video you make. In case you’re wondering, here’s an example of a recent video I shot with Matt Pierce, TechSmith’s Learning and Video Ambassador.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

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This growth can partially be attributed to the ever-increasing video file size, quality, and the rise of video streaming services. Right-size your video. As an additional part of the most recent research project, we looked at nearly 100 examples of “great videos”. The 2018 analyzed video examples show a preference towards shorter video formats with a viewer willingness to watch content that is up to 20 minutes long.

Tips for Adding Visuals to Your Social Media

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For example, Facebook knows your U.S. For example, here at TechSmith, we have completely changed how we serve up tutorial content. Each week, we use TechSmith Camtasia to re-purpose two upcoming blog posts, by summarizing them to re-create the article as a video. To upload video captions in Facebook, you’ll need to use an.srt file. Facebook has a very particular naming scheme for.srt files, so be sure to name your file correctly, or you will not be able to upload.

Video File Formats, Codecs, and Containers Explained

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It is necessary to understand the different video file formats to ensure that the video is produced in the best format and quality for its intended purpose, hosting location, and audience. Let’s first begin by talking about codecs, which deal with compressing your file. In order to compress a video, your file must also have a corresponding codec. However, be aware that the higher the bit rate, the larger the file size.