Free Camtasia 3 Software!
True! NO catch!
Camtasia 3.0.1 is a suite of highly specialized tools that are designed to produce a video of anything you see on your PC screen, and makes it easy to record, edit, and publish high-impact, professional videos of desktop action. (Read more about Camtasia here)
Techsmith is giving away Camtasia Studio 3 for free.
This is a form of promo for the newly released version 5 but Version 3 has a great reputation and makes an excellent starting point for those of us new to it all. There is an option to upgrade from version 3 to version 5 at $149(Camtasia 5 retails at $299)
Here are the direct links:Download Camtasia 3:
Then register your copy to get the activation/license key at:http://www.techsmith.com/camtasia/pcpls.asp
This is only for PC's, not Macs.