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Quick n Easy way to capture images and record videos

25 Oct
My experience of using Jing Project

Capturing Images and recording videos and sharing with your friends, colleagues and family is always a time consuming activity.
Today I came across a wonderful tool which makes this whole process a simplified, fast and its fun using it. Its called Jing Project. You can download it from here.
Jing is available for both Windows and Mac users.
The speciality of this software is that it gives the freedom to the user to select the section of the screen which needs to be captured or recorded (in case of video).

Uses of Jing:
1. Capture any portion of Screen.
2. Record series of actions and save the video as .swf file.
3. Save the captureed image/recorded content.
4. FTP the captured image/recorded content.
5. Upload it to your account in Screencast or Flickr.
The images used in this post are captured using Jing Project installed on my laptop running Windows XP.
Hope you find Jing Project fun and useful!
 
2 Comments

Posted by on 25 October, 2008 in Utilities

 

2 responses to “Quick n Easy way to capture images and record videos

  1. given

    26 January, 2009 at 12:34 pm

    May i suggest an easier and faster screencasting tool ?ScreenToaster – http://www.screentoaster.comScreenToaster is a free web-based screen recorder designed to capture screen activity in real-time then embed videos in blogs and websites. It works in all browsers and doesn't require any download.– Live audio capture– Embed webcam in screen capture– Subtitles– Accelerated or slow-motion playback / Pauses– Upload to Youtube– Download your screencast in .aviWhat bloggers say about ScreenToaster:Techcrunch, Michael Arrington : “The ease of use is just awesome. It takes literally seconds to create and publish a screencast.”Digital Inspiration, Amit Agarwal: “ScreenToaster Does a YouTube for Screen Videos.”Go2Web20, Orli Yakuel: “So right now, ScreenToaster is the best choice that you'll find, and the results are very good. Seriously, I couldn't find any reason not to use it. Overall, you'll save yourself time & money.”ReadWriteWeb, Frédéric Lardinois: “ScreenToaster is definitely a contender for being one of the best and easiest to use tools available.”Mashable, Jennifer Van Grove: “We think ScreenToaster is an excellent solution that brings advanced screencasting options to all levels of computer users. … It’s a safe option to recommend to clients, friends, and family members.”Master New Media, Robin Good: “And again, more than anything else ScreenToaster is by far the simplest and most immediate screncasting tool to use out there. If you want to know what I think, here it is: ScreenToaster is going to toast them all. Seriously.”

     

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