In recent years, video screencasting has become an extremely popular way of sharing information you are looking at on your system, for example, encompassing eLearning, product tutorial and presentation, user-generated content and many other domains. This article has reviewed on 3 free video screen capture software to give you a quick screencast start, and without any charge.
Best Screen Video Capture Software List
• CamStudio – Free screen video recorder with auto-pan (Win)
• Windows Expression Encoder – Built-in video screen capture tool (Win Only)
• Wink – Dedicated free screen video recorder for tutorial and demo (Win/Linux)
Top 3 Screen Video Capture Software
CamStudio is a free video screen capture software supporting audio recording, which is able to record all screen and audio activity on your computer and create industry-standard AVI video files and bandwidth-friendly Flash videos (SWFs).
CamStudio also comes with its own Lossless Codec that produces crystal clear results with a much smaller file size. Another important feature is auto-pan, which is useful when the capture area is small (the area will follow the mouse). But CamStudio has a long way to catch up rivals with video editing tools like trimming, splicing and video optimizing.
Windows Expression Encoder 4 is the new replacement of Windows Media Encoder that will be retired in 2010. and the “Expression Encoder Screen Capture” feature allows you to choose a specific region of your screen to record or the whole screen and choose to record audio from their microphone and video from their webcam too. After recording, you can import the capture into Expression Encoder for final encoding and publishing (including some awesome new Silverlight templates for a high-quality Silverlight experience).
Wink is a good tutorial & presentation video screen capture software, primarily aimed at creating tutorials on how to use software (like a tutor for MS-Word/Excel etc). Using Wink you can capture screenshots, add explanations boxes, buttons, titles etc and generate a highly effective tutorial for your users. Various output formats like .EXE, .FLV, .HTML, are supported.
Add Transitions to Captured Video & Photo
Wondershare DVD Slideshow Software lets you easily transform photos and music into high-quality Hollywood-style videos for sharing on websites like YouTube, Facebook, as well as watching on TV and popular mobile devices such as iPod/iPhone/iPad, PSP, Android phones, etc. The advanced visual effects are recommended to bring your video to next level and amaze friends.