Camtasia Studio 8

Camtasia takes you from screen recording to finished video

Camtasia lets you record a video of what’s on your computer screen. Use it to make lessons, tutorials, or product demos. Turn your screen recordings into compelling videos with Camtasia’s video editing tools, animations, and effects.

Create Tutorials, Demos, Courses and Online Videos with Camtasia Studio Today!

More than a simple screen recorder, Camtasia gives you the tools you need to truly customize and edit your videos. Record on-screen activity, add imported media, create interactive content, and share high-quality, HD videos that your viewers can watch anytime, on nearly any device. 

Camtasia Studio 8.6’s sleek new editing interface makes features more discoverable and workflow more efficient while providing an overall better user experience. TechSmith’s improved SmartFocus technology is in Camtasia Studio 8, providing a noticeable increase in accuracy so users will spend even less time editing while being able to deliver clear video content faster for playback on nearly any screen size. 

Camtasia Studio software's recording engine has been optimized to deliver better performance and production value. 

Users running Windows XP will immediately notice a visual improvement in the smoothness of their produced videos, and those running a dual-core processor on Windows Vista or Windows 7 will experience a 40-50 percent improvement in capture frame rate.

What's New in Camtasia Studio 8.6

TechSmith Fuse 

TechSmith Fuse, our new mobile app, makes it simple to get exactly what you need from your devices into your projects. Send your photos and videos straight from your mobile device into Camtasia’s media bin. Then, use the editing power in Camtasia to create custom, shareable videos

Google Drive 

Camtasia’s new Google Drive integration lets you upload your videos into Google Drive to give your viewers access from any web browser or mobile device. You can also import files into Camtasia instantly from Google Drive.

World-class Screen Recording Technology 

Construct more engaging videos faster with multiple video and audio tracks. Record high-quality videos in no time with Camtasia Studio’s advanced screen recorder. Whether you’re recording HD video, a PowerPoint presentation, or a video game, you’ll get smooth playback – that’s blazing fast too!

Import Media 

Easily import HD video, photos, music, and more to create unique videos that stand out. Import existing videos you have for quick editing, and add images or your favorite song to enhance your videos or make a presentation your own.

Remove a Color 

Superimpose yourself into your videos, and make it appear as though you’re right in the action. Also known as chroma key or the green screen effect, Remove a Color helps you create more professional videos without having to be a video pro.

Crop, Stitch, & Copy 

Use the crop tool to show your viewers exactly what you want them to see and nothing you don’t. Stitch clips together to avoid having to reapply visual effects multiple times. And you can also copy an effect to quickly apply it to numerous clips – saving you time and improving your editing workflow!

Multi-track Timeline 

Construct more engaging videos faster with multiple video and audio tracks. The ability to easily manipulate, overlay, and group objects helps you produce professional-looking videos, while encouraging you to use your creativity. Quickly arrange video, audio, images, callouts, animated content, and more on an unlimited number of tracks.

Media Asset Library 

Intrigue your audience by adding a variety of pre-installed music tracks, callouts, buttons, banners, and animated backgrounds to your videos with drag-and-drop ease. Camtasia Studio’s wide selection of new callouts and media themes help your videos look more consistent and professional – while you look like a design genius.

Visual Effects 

Make your videos pop with enticing visual effects. Insert cursor effects, apply shadows, colorize objects, add borders, or call attention to important details with TechSmith’s SmartFocus to give your videos a polished look. Easily add transitions to keep your viewers intrigued, use Clip Speed to make your videos the perfect length, and hide sensitive information with the blur tool.

Animate Content 

Captivate your viewers with animated content that helps guide them through your videos. Use animation to make a callout fly across your screen, an image bounce up and down, text scroll, and more. Camtasia Studio makes it easy to rotate, resize, and tilt content too.

TechSmith Smart Player 

Providing you online non-downloadable internet based software applications for your mobile devices and your personal computers for use in connection with delivering interactive digital videos in a FLASH and HTML5 viewer environment.


Discover if your viewers are watching and learning from your content by adding quizzes to your videos. Quizzes can be taken on desktops, laptops, iPads, Android tablets, and most Android smart phones, and results are sent using SCORM reporting. You’ll receive daily email results that include an attached spreadsheet for easy review in Excel or other database programs.

Production Wizard 

Be confident that you’re choosing the right production setting for your videos with Camtasia Studio’s easy-to-use production wizard. With simplified presets, you’ll be able to easily decide which production setting is best for the type of video you’ve created.

Save, Share, & Send 

Send the videos you produce in Camtasia Studio straight to YouTube or our free hosting site,, which gives you the hyperlink and embed code needed to share your videos via email, tweet, blog post, and more. Camtasia Studio’s expansive sharing capabilities allow your viewers to watch your content anywhere, on nearly any device.

Camtasia is Perfect For...

  • Record PowerPoint presentations, websites, webcams, and software demos easily 
  • Edit screencasts to perfection by cutting, splicing, adding transitions, and captions 
  • Produce your video in many formats, or share to YouTube or

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