TechSmith Fuse App Commercial Leaks onto Internet

The TechSmith Fuse app does a lot of things. It instantly brings your smartphone photos and video directly into Snagit and Camtasia and uploads your video to TechSmith Relay with the touch of a button. I guess you could say it "fuses together" the entire suite of TechSmith apps. Do you see what we did there? Cool. (tweet this) Always Ahead of the Times... As a cutting-edge tech company, TechSmith has always tried to be ahead of the curve. When we developed the TechSmith Fuse app in the early Continue reading

[UPDATED] Watch 48 in 24 videos: Tips, interviews, behind the scenes

Update: We added links to all the videos. We're locking ourselves into the studio for 24 hours straight, to record 48 interviews that will help you become a better screencaster and visual communicator...and will give you an inside look at the people who make the magic at TechSmith. We've lined up a lot of great guests (see the schedule below!), from industry experts to customers to TechSmithies. During each 30-minute slot, we'll spend part of the time connecting with each guest and fielding Continue reading

11 Ways to Bend Space and Time with TechSmith at SXSW That Will Blow Your Mind (and Your Flux Capacitor!)

You are about to enter another dimension, a dimension not only of sight and sound but of mind. You are about to enter…SXSW 2014! That’s right, TechSmith is heading to Austin in March and we can’t wait to see you there! We’re going to be at Booth #545 and would love to hear what you're working on, what you dream of accomplishing in 2014, and introduce you to some of the new additions to our family: TechSmith Snagit for Google Chrome, TechSmith Fuse and TechSmith Relay. Plus, we'll Continue reading

Ghost Hunting with TechSmith

Scott Morgan Shares Spookiest Findings with Camtasia Can't see the video? Watch it on Screencast.com. Scott Morgan knows a thing or two about ghosts. Not the gory, pop-out-when-you-least-expect-it kind, or the ones that crawl out of TVs. Scott knows the ghosts that walk around your bed late at night with big, heavy footsteps. He knows the ghosts that have a presence in the room and whisper, “get out,” when you’ve overstayed your welcome. These creep-tastic events have only encouraged Continue reading

Who wants to be a better screencaster?

If you want to become a better screencaster, how are you going to improve your skills? Camtasia expert, Daniel Park, has a couple upcoming events that may help you get the skills and expertise to get to the next level of screencasting. There are Basic Training and Advanced Topics courses, available to anyone. Daniel has trained people around the world how to use Camtasia Studio. And, he's written the definitive interactive guide book about Camtasia Studio. Irvine, CA (free shuttle ride from Continue reading

Hands On: How to Produce Your Own Video Resume

In our first series of blog posts on this topic, we showed video resume examples from TechSmith interns and offered up some advice on how to get hired from two of our marketing managers. In this entry, I wanted to talk about the production process when creating your own video resume. In addition, I wanted to share some tips and best practices for shooting, capturing audio, lighting and editing a video resume. Part 1: Pre-Production It’s always beneficial to pre-plan best you can before even Continue reading

Create a Static Image Transition Effect with Snagit & Camtasia Studio 8

For a while now I have been "collecting" special effects ideas from vintage shows I am watching on NetFlix. It seems the old 70's and 80's television series have become a huge source of inspiration to me! So, in the coming weeks, I will be replicating these effects in Camtasia Studio and showing you how to create them for use in your own videos to add a bit of interest. For this first tutorial, I saw an interesting "art" effect where each of the commercial breaks would have been. When the video Continue reading