Music can fill in gaps within a project and can help create a mood and theme for a video. Explore the options for adding and utilizing music within a project.
- [Instructor] Hans Christian Andersen once wrote…When words fail, sounds can often speak.…Andersen gave us a great guideline…for adding music to instructional videos.…If you're video has sections that are silent,…music can help fill in those gaps to enhance your project.…Camtasia has a built in music library.…To open it, I click on media and then library.…The music tracks are at the bottom,…then I can click the arrow to view the options.…To preview the music track, I just double click on the file.…
(upbeat music)…There are different styles of music,…so I can try them out and see which one matches my message.…(piano music)…(uplifting music)…When I do find one that I want to use,…I can just drag and drop the file to my timeline.…
Camtasia creates a new track for my file.…I can adjust the volume of my music…by clicking on the track and then dragging…the volume level line up or down…to make it louder or quieter.…I want to make sure the wav files stay within the track.…If I make it too loud, I'll have what's called clipping,…
- 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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