Road Map1) Where are you at?2) The can of worms3) Authentic learning4) Fun bits
Technical issues or THE CAN OF WORMSLarge – PPTpowerpointSmall - SWFFILE SIZES
Animated GIF –1. does not contain audio2. Limited to 8 bits 256 colour3. Play animation in an image viewing program, web browser.4. not used for long videos5. ideal for short clips
AVI Audio Video1. Quality preserved• AVI –1. Used as a temporary video format2. CODEC (TSCC)3. If installed on another comuter ensure that CODEC is same.
FLASH (SWF) and FLV• FLASH• Short low motion screen or P/point• Not for camera video• FLV• For longer high motion video• WMV clips/MPEG/PIP/videos with Zoom-n- pan
iPond/ iTunes (M4V) portable• Camtasia automatically formats to compatible iPod.• MP3 – MPEG -1 digital encoding to reduce amount of data.
Authentic Learning• Moving towards authentic learning does not require fancy multimedia.• Think about web 2.0 softwares
FUN BITS• Zoom and pan – when you edit to get fine detail.• Blogs – watch through camtasia• Quizs• CALL OUTS – camtasia studio>task list>callouts( to download software, websites, hyperlink,specific markers, replay sections.)1. Click Add Callout,2. Select callout type3. Make a Flash hotspot/properties
Functionalities (fun bits)Up load Camtasia to ‘You Tube’1. Drop file into camtasia2. 320 x 240 for utube3. Drag into timeline4. Right click audio enhance5. Remove background noise6. *WMV good file type for u tube.7. AVI boosts quality and FILE SIZE8. Watermark for copyright and ownership
FUN BITS• iPod ---- download to iTUNES U use PSP for iPond VP6 codec (compressor)• Screencast. Com - hosting serviceCreates an Itune compatible RSS feed for podcasts or screencasts