Interview with Andreas Pilz, German Screencaster: The Forge Episode 32

In our mission to bring you ideas, tips, and thoughts about visual communication and screencasting on the Forge, we occasionally find ourselves outside the studio with interesting people who are putting these thoughts into action. It just so happens that when I was attending Online Educa Berlin in December, I met up with Anton Bollen, TechSmith's German Evangelist, and Andreas Pilz, a Professional Screencaster (yes, that's his job). While talking over a bit of dinner, we decide to record some of Continue reading

Meet the TechSmith German Sales Team

Did you know? The Inside Sales Department at TechSmith has a special team dedicated to the German speaking DACH (Deutschland, Austria & Switzerland) region. We also have a German website and translate our products into the German language. I recently caught up with our DACH team and asked them a few questions about the support they provide and also asked them to provide a personal bio.   ♦What languages does the DACH Sales team support? German and English ♦When was the Continue reading

We’ve Been Listening! – Improvements and Enhancements to Camtasia Studio, Camtasia for Mac, and Snagit on Mac

If you're a current Camtasia Studio v8, Camtasia for Mac v2, or Snagit on Mac v2 user, we’ve got some great updates for you! Camtasia Studio 8.0.3 We've been listening! With Camtasia Studio 8.0.3, we've made some tweaks to make your experience with Camtasia Studio 8 even better. We've added requested capabilities and made a handful of bug fixes. Here are some of the things we worked to bring you in this maintenance release: Added ripple move and trim for media on the timeline Improved Continue reading

Camtasia Updates – Mac Retina display support and Windows German version now available!

Happy Tuesday! If you're a current Camtasia for Mac v2 or Camtasia Studio v8 customer, we’ve got some great updates for you! See what’s offered in the latest versions below: Camtasia for Mac 2.2.1 Retina display support Sandboxing for the App Store Improved system audio capture Support for OS X 10.8 Memory/performance improvements If you currently own Camtasia for Mac 2, this is a free update for you! If you're not automatically prompted to update when you open your copy of Continue reading

Meet Anton Bollen – TechSmith’s New Evangelist

I'm happy to announce that there is a new kid on the block! No, not a new boy band member, but rather a new TechSmith evangelist! Anton Bollen will be joining Education Evangelist, Dave McCollom and me! Anton is TechSmith's new European Evangelist. He'll be focused on Germany and will be based in Berlin. I hope you'll put him to work - need someone from TechSmith at your next event in Europe? Need help with your workshop? Want to share your story or feedback about using the German or French version Continue reading

New – Camtasia Studio 6 and Visual Lounge Blog in German

Lots of good news at TechSmith today. In addition to putting FLV back in Camtasia Studio v6.0.2, I'm happy to announce that Camtasia Studio v6.0.2 is now available in German! Details are here. And, we've launched a German version of the Visual Lounge Blog! The content will be similar to this blog, but in German :-) and with some additional contributing editors. So, for all the news, some tips and tricks and to see the great things people are doing with our German versions of software, please Continue reading

Ich liebe SnagIt 9

In Munich, Germany, they are celebrating Oktoberfest right now. If you were looking for another reason to celebrate, I have one for you. SnagIt 9 was just released today in German! You can see what is new in the SnagIt 9 release here. If you're new to SnagIt, you might want to check out this new overview video in German. And, download a free trial of SnagIt 9 in German here. We also have a full set of SnagIt German training videos that can be found here in the newly designed German Learning Continue reading