How I record HD video
Today I’ve been trying to help a friend set up some video recording software, so I thought I’d post about how I record the HD video for my speedpaints.
I use CamStudio which is a free software that works better than any proprietary software I’ve tried (including Camtasia).
Here are my video settings:
And here is what is shown when you click Configure:
As you can see I use the Xvid codec which can be easily found with a quick google.
Here are a few examples of videos that were created with these settings:
The filesize of my videos tends to be about 2MB per minute, which I’m perfectly happy with.
DISCAIMER: I’m not saying these setting will work perfectly for everyone, but they work for me, so they might work for you. Experiment to see what works best for you.