Camtasia Studio: Capture and Edit Screencast Movies

Upcoming Dates

Monday, December 17, 2018
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM*
Trainer: Tim
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*All times are in the US/Pacific timezone.

Class Details

Price per person: $349
Length of class:one day
Version covered:8.1


In this one-day class, you will learn how to set up your computer hardware and software for optimal screen recording, learn how to record screen-capture movies, how to edit your video, adding transitions, zoom and pan effects, graphics and callouts, and how to output the finished video for the intended audience.


This class is designed for people who have basic computer skills, but no prior Camtasia experience is necessary.

Class Outline

Planning and Preparing for a Successful Screen Capture
- script the narration
- record the narration
- prepare the computer for screen capture

Capturing the Screen Movie
- Camtasia Recorder options and settings
- record the screen and webcam
- record slide presentations
- determine appropriate output dimensions

Assembling Clips on the Timeline
- import media into the Clip Bin
- place clips on the Timeline
- trim and split clips
- working with tracks
- add audio

Adding Polish to Screen Movies
- insert images/graphics
- apply zoom and pan effects
- add transitions between clips
- use callouts

Outputting the Final Product
- understand the best production settings for desired output
- save production settings for future use
- view and share finished movie

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