How to make screencams

This is a nice short overview on how to make screen cams on OSX. I have a few to make coming up, this will come in handy: We kicked off by doing some quick research to see what was out there, and how other people were doing it. A couple of the examples we check out were the Macromates TextMate screencasts and 37Signals' Basecamp overview. Then we sat down and tried to set down what we wanted to have in the final product. The parameters we came up with were:
  • The final size should be close to actual screen size, to make sure everything is clearly visible
  • It should be a narrated video
  • The final format should be Flash video for widest compatibility
Given those goals, we check out a bunch of different options for software to make it happen.  Read more at freshview