5. Visual Effects

5. Visual Effects

Learn how to add visual effects and elements to your videos, including adjusting scale, opacity, rotation, adding annotations, and much more.

About this course

A screencast video is more than just the recording. Adding the right effects and elements can enhance videos to make them more effective and engaging. In this course, you will learn about various visual elements that you can add to your screencasts. This includes using the Library, elements like scale, opacity, and rotation. You'll also have the opportunity to learn about annotations and callouts, and various other visual effects.

Curriculum1 hr 30 min

  • The Library
  • The Library 0 hr 15 min

    The library in Camtasia not only provides free assets, like images and music but also allows you to add your own media for easy reuse.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Visual Elements
  • Visual Elements - Theory 0 hr 9 min

    This is an overview of the various visual properties available in Camtasia, including scale, opacity, position, and rotation. In addition, get an introduction to visual effects.

  • Adding Visual Elements 0 hr 23 min
  • Adding Annotations 0 hr 22 min

    Learn how to add annotations and adjust their properties, which includes callouts, sketch motion callouts, keystroke callouts, and more.

  • Theming 0 hr 5 min

    Lesson about using Themes

  • Working with Text 0 hr 3 min

    Lesson about using text and callouts

  • Adding Visual Effects 0 hr 10 min

    Get your video looking exactly the way you want with Camtasia's visual effects, like remove a color, drop shadow, colorizing, and using device frames.

  • Check Your Knowledge

About this course

A screencast video is more than just the recording. Adding the right effects and elements can enhance videos to make them more effective and engaging. In this course, you will learn about various visual elements that you can add to your screencasts. This includes using the Library, elements like scale, opacity, and rotation. You'll also have the opportunity to learn about annotations and callouts, and various other visual effects.

Curriculum1 hr 30 min

  • The Library
  • The Library 0 hr 15 min

    The library in Camtasia not only provides free assets, like images and music but also allows you to add your own media for easy reuse.

  • Check Your Knowledge
  • Visual Elements
  • Visual Elements - Theory 0 hr 9 min

    This is an overview of the various visual properties available in Camtasia, including scale, opacity, position, and rotation. In addition, get an introduction to visual effects.

  • Adding Visual Elements 0 hr 23 min
  • Adding Annotations 0 hr 22 min

    Learn how to add annotations and adjust their properties, which includes callouts, sketch motion callouts, keystroke callouts, and more.

  • Theming 0 hr 5 min

    Lesson about using Themes

  • Working with Text 0 hr 3 min

    Lesson about using text and callouts

  • Adding Visual Effects 0 hr 10 min

    Get your video looking exactly the way you want with Camtasia's visual effects, like remove a color, drop shadow, colorizing, and using device frames.

  • Check Your Knowledge