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About Mel

Mel is the online training architect and screencasting wizard at Kareo, one of Forbes' 2013 list of 100 Most Promising Companies in America. He's also the creator of Digital-Know-How, a training website devoted to developing learners' skills for screencasting and web video course development. Mel is also the chief blogger of; Mel's personal blog. The comments and opinions you read here are Mel's and not associated with any other company.

How to Apply Green Screen (Chroma Key) Using ScreenFlow

In this video, I answer a common question asked by subscribers in my ScreenFlow course about how to apply the green screen (chroma key) effect in ScreenFlow. Continue reading
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[ScreenFlow] Replace that screencast voiceover without losing video sync

In this video tutorial, Mel Aclaro shows how to replace audio narration with a new voiceover without losing synchronization with the original video. Continue reading
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“Hey Mel. What’s your setup for making your training videos?”

So that was a question I got asked (again) recently. I’ve written about this before. (Ref: “My Studio Setup For Screencasting Production.”) But, it’s also good to update the list every now and again. Below is my latest response to this … Continue reading
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24 Weeks-worth of Design Ideas For Your Next e-Learning Project

Articulate’s David Anderson has been running these Weekly Challenges from the Articulate Storyline e-Learning community. In addition to it being a great forum of engagement, practice and performance support for e-Learning developers, the weekly challenge series has also produced a … Continue reading
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[Q&A] How to make complex shape animations with Camtasia

[Video Q&A] In this video Mel answers a question about replicating moderately complex shape and video animations in Camtasia Studio. Continue reading
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What display resolution should you use for screencasting?

[Video How To] "What display resolution should I set before I record my screencast?" Here's a video with the answer. Continue reading
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Can you do green screen effects in screencasts?

[Video] How to make green screen videos with Camtasia Studio. Continue reading
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