Join Chris Mattia for an in-depth discussion in this video Animating visual properties, part of Camtasia Studio 8 Essential Training.
Another way to add visual interest and draw your learner's attention to the action on …screen is by using animations of your objects that you have on your canvas. …In this movie, we'll step through the process of creating animations inside of Camtasia Studio. …To begin go ahead and press the Ctrl+ Right Bracket key in the 05 Animate Project …in order to jump to the first marker. …Then go ahead and zoom in a couple of clicks on the zoom in tool and center our project. …So we can clearly see this area in our timeline.…
We'll next want to go ahead and zoom in on our canvas by clicking the zoom tool and selecting 100%. …We'll then use the Pan tool to reposition our screen and jump back to our selection arrow. …Let's go ahead and preview this section of video to see what's going on so we know exactly, …what we're trying to animate. …We'll go ahead and press the Spacebar on our keyboard to go ahead and preview this section of video. …(video playing) …So in this area, we want to have the arrows so that it's following the mouse as the mouse …
Follow along as Chris creates an elearning project from start to finish with Camtasia Studio's tools. Discover how to add animation, PowerPoint slideshows, quizzes, and other effects that boost the interactivity and visual interest of your screencasts. The final chapter shows how to incorporate your Camtasia projects into an overall teaching strategy.
- Creating and configuring a recording account
- Choosing and connecting a microphone
- Installing Camtasia Studio
- Choosing the area of the screen you want to record
- Managing mouse movements
- Handling mistakes
- Editing audio and video in Camtasia
- Adding animation and zoom-and-pan or picture-in-picture effects
- Using the PowerPoint add-in
- Adding closed captioning
- Creating interactive quizzes
- Exporting and publishing movies
Skill Level Beginner
1. Getting Started
2. Capturing Your Screen
3. Keys to a Successful Recording
4. Editing in Camtasia Studio
5. Working with Audio
6. Working with Media and Effects
7. Working with PowerPoint
8. Working with Captions
9. Using Advanced Features
10. Producing and Sharing
11. Teaching and Learning Techniques
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