Developing screenshot movies

Screenshot movies are easy to make, and they are a good way to give potential users a quick overview of your AV. This helps them to pick your AV out of the crowd. A screenshot movie lets you demonstrate the AV in action. If you like, you can include voice-over narration with the visuals.

Here are links to some useful resources that should help you to select software to use.


 

Here is a features table that compares many different products, both free and for purchase:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_screencasting_software

Here is a list of many programs with a screenshot, brief description, and a link for each http://mashable.com/2008/02/21/screencasting-video-tutorials/
  


If you plan to use Camtasia (available on Windows and Mac), this tutorial (video) might be useful: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MA1-Hn3W04

You can download a trial version of Camtasia at  http://www.techsmith.com/camtasia/


CamStudio is a good choice for those looking for a free package that runs on MS Windows. It can be downloaded at: http://camstudio.org