Join Chris Mattia for an in-depth discussion in this video Working with callouts, part of Camtasia Studio 8 Essential Training.
If you want to draw your user's attention to a particular portion of your screen or …highlight some piece of information on your screen, then callouts is the way to go. …In this movie we'll step through the basic process of adding a callout and configuring …it to highlight a particular area of your screen. …If you're following along, I've got the 04 Callout Project open and I've gone ahead and …added some markers to help us easily identify the locations to add our callouts. …We'll go ahead and use the Ctrl+Right Bracket key on our keyboard to jump to the first …callout location, and then we'll go ahead and zoom in on our timeline a few times to …make sure that we can clearly see the area that we're going to be working.…
The Callouts tab is located right here, and when the tab opens up, you can see a couple …of shapes that are available for us to add. …To add a shape all you need to do is simply click one time on the shape and that shape …gets added directly to your timeline. …To get rid of a callout, all you need to do is make sure that callout is selected on your …
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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