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Camtasia Studio Made Easy: The Best Video Editor and Recorder

Video Description

Create videos quickly for training, marketing, sales, or support with this video editing software for Mac and PC—50+ tips and tricks

About This Video

  • How to use Camtasia Studio to make videos on your PC or MAC.
  • Beginners will learn more about the program and experienced users more about combining animations.

In Detail

This course will take you on a journey where you'll learn how to use Camtasia to make videos on your Windows PC or Mac. Beginners will master basic processes and experienced users will learn more about combining animations and the new behaviors in version 9. You'll import media such as images, video camera output, webcam videos, audio, or other screen recordings, and thereby produce videos in different formats.

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Introduction
    1. Introduction 00:00:27
    2. Why Use Camtasia? 00:01:04
    3. System Requirements 00:03:05
    4. Downloading & Installing Camtasia 00:02:38
  2. Chapter 2 : The Camtasia Beginner
    1. PowerPoint Add-On 00:01:08
    2. Camtasia Recorder Walkthrough 00:07:17
    3. Camtasia Recorder in Action 00:01:09
    4. Cleaning Your Desktop 00:01:23
    5. Tips for Cleaning Your Desktop 00:03:09
    6. Recording Separately 00:02:30
  3. Chapter 3 : The Perfect Recording Studio Setup: Audio, Lighting, Video
    1. Tools I Personally Use for Recording 00:12:54
    2. Creating a Professional Background for $50 00:04:13
    3. Product Creation On The Fly (Screencasting) 00:04:26
    4. Your Lighting Setup 00:05:24
    5. The Perfect Webcam Settings 00:06:59
    6. Editing Your Videos with Paid Softwares 00:01:03
    7. Editing Your Videos with Free Softwares 00:01:17
    8. Voice Inflection for 2X Sales 00:17:22
  4. Chapter 4 : The Camtasia Adept
    1. Welcome Screen 00:01:12
    2. Camtasia Editor Main Menu Walkthrough 00:05:58
    3. Rendering Your Video in Camtasia 00:04:02
    4. Basic Editing Walkthrough 00:07:37
    5. Camtasia Media Library 00:01:45
    6. Zoom In & Fit Videos to Canvas 00:01:58
    7. Scale to Fit Feature 00:00:16
    8. Annotations 00:05:11
    9. Transitions 00:01:42
    10. Behaviors 00:02:53
    11. Clip Speed & Slow Motion 00:01:46
    12. Zoom & Pan Feature 00:02:48
    13. Animations 00:03:47
    14. Cursor Effects 00:03:09
    15. Voice Narration 00:02:09
    16. Audio Effects 00:02:56
    17. Shortcuts & Hotkeys 00:09:13
    18. Visual Effects 00:04:27
    19. Interactive Hotspots 00:04:05
    20. Interactivity Quizzes 00:06:19
    21. d Captions 00:04:44
    22. Green Screen Editing in Camtasia 00:06:33
    23. Adding a Green Screen Background 00:01:18