Annotations highlight something in a video to call the audience eye to a specific area. Explore the possibilities for directing audience attention to items on the screen.
- [Instructor] Annotations can help to clarify my message,…and bring attention to important areas of my screen capture.…I can find the annotations under Media…in the left-side menu.…Callouts, Arrows & Lines, Shapes, and Sketch Motion…can bring attention to key components of my presentation.…Blur & Highlight can allow me to hide sensitive information…I might have accidentally captured with my screen capture.…And Keystroke Callouts clarify, on the screen,…what I'm doing on my keyboard.…
I've marked a few spots in this tutorial…that could benefit from annotations.…Here, I want my viewers to click on the blue Share button…in the top right corner of the screen.…That sounds like a good place for a callout.…I'm going to click on Callouts, and then select my style.…If I select All, I can see all of the options…that are available.…I like to choose a specific style, because that helps ensure…that the colors and characteristics stay consistent…throughout my project.…
I'm going to select Abstract for my style,…and let's try this aqua arrow.…
- Understanding the Camtasia 9 interface
- Recording tips and tricks
- Capturing your video
- Providing feedback
- Capturing a slide presentation
- Making a basic edit
- Adding annotations, transitions, and music
- Hiding mistakes
- Posting your video
Skill Level Intermediate
Elearning Techniques: Visual Designwith Sally Cox1h 34m Intermediate
1. Getting Ready
Preparing to create a video1m 47s
2. Capturing Your Video
3. Producing Your Video
4. Sharing Your Video
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