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Capturing the moment


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This workshop describes different ways to capture images and video using tools available on the Loudoun County Public Schools network.

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Capturing the moment

  1. 1. Capturing the Moment<br />Methods for Screen Capturing<br />Christopher Bugaj<br />As completed by the participants in the workshop on<br />5/18/2010<br />
  2. 2. Prnt Scrn(Alt + Prnt Scrn)<br />What would we use this for?<br />To save notes for an absent student (hard copy)<br />Cut and paste into other programs to manipulate and create other products<br />Following directions<br />Document student work<br />Alt + Prnt Screen captures the active window<br />A.T.TIPSCAST Episode 23: Wiggle, Push, Paste<br />
  3. 3. Snag It (TechSmith)<br />Screen Capturing Software <br />Teacher Utility Machines<br />Same as PrntScrn, but not available at home (unless you purchase it)<br />Allows you to capture a scrolling screen (when you want to capture more than what you see on the screen)<br />Has a built in editing program<br />
  4. 4. ActivStudio Camera Tool<br />Main Menu > Camera Tool<br />What would we use this for?<br />Creating different flipcharts by cropping, painting<br />More options than just rectangular capture<br />Print screen available everywhere whereas camera tool only available on computers with Promethean Software<br />Capturing still images<br />
  5. 5. Screen Jelly / Screen Toaster(<br />Capturing video (up to three minutes)<br />Need to register<br />Have access anywhere with a high speed Internet connection<br />Created a unique URL for each video that you can share with anyone<br />Cannot export the video (can’t save it as<br /> as a file and manipulate it).<br />A.T.TIPSCAST Episode 43: Listener Feedback For Real, Part 2<br />
  6. 6. ActivStudio Flipchart Recorder<br />Main Menu > Power Tools> Flipchart Recorder<br />Same as ScreenJelly except…<br /><ul><li>Time is only limited by the amount of free space on the computer
  7. 7. Can export video as .avi files
  8. 8. Need a mic to record sound (check to make sure</li></ul> sound recording is checked in the <br /> settings).<br />
  9. 9. Windows Movie Maker<br />Video Editing Software <br />All Windows XP computers<br />Free<br />What would we use this for?<br />Edit videos <br />Import a video created from the FlipChart Recorder.<br />
  10. 10. Camtasia<br />Video Capturing Software <br />One License Per School<br />Captioning Options<br />TechSmith Website has good uses for Screen Capturing in Education (<br /><ul><li>Need a mic to record sound (check to make sure</li></ul> sound recording is checked in the <br /> settings).<br />What would we use this for?<br />Creating tutorials<br />Capturing video off the web (copyright restrictions still apply)<br />
  11. 11. Contact Information<br /><br /><br />Facebook Fan Page-<br /><br /><br />Free Fiction-<br />The Book –<br />