Reverse the Effect of an Animation in Camtasia

Last week, a viewer of one of our Camtasia Studio product webinars was chatting us up and asked if it was possible to reverse the effect of a visual animation. In this short video tip (4:16), we show how to easily do just that. This technique can be used to animate callouts, images, clips, etc. If you plan ahead, you can save yourself a step or two, but it's really not much harder to add the reversal after the fact (both methods are covered in the video).   Note: This works for Camtasia Continue reading

Celebrate GIF Times, Come On!

There’s just something about an animated GIF. They’re not the smooth, professional masterpieces we see from professional screencasters. Instead, they’re the link you post to your Tumblr blog, text to your friend or crowd around your coworker’s desk to enjoy for just a moment. When we read this article honoring Steve Wilhite, the creator of the GIF format, we couldn’t help but think of the wide, wide world of animated GIF magic. At TechSmith, we like to think we’ve helped that magic Continue reading