Add MOTION BLUR To The Next Version Of Camtasia Pleeeease!... Video of Fast Animations Are Jittery.

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Honestly, Motion Blur and SVG are the only features missing that will make the software a complete solution for creating animations.
I realised that anytime you animate fast moving objects in Camtasia, the rendered video of moving objects is jittery (stutter, flicker, strobing effect) at 30fps. The same problem persists even at 60fps when the animation is set at a lower keyframe.
(If you are reading this just try a simple animation of an object that moves from point A to point B in Camtasia and set the animation keyframe to like 5 milliseconds and render the video. You will see what I mean in terms of jittery video)

What is Motion Blur: (Below link is for those who are interested in further reading)
https://pixflow.net/blog/what-is-motion-blur-effect-in-after-effects/

After trying the same animations in other programs such as Adobe After effects I realised enabling Motion Blur makes the animations smooth either at 30fps or 60fps.
I wish this feature would be available in Camtasia where you can just toggle if you want Motion Blur enabled. This will make creating smooth animations, transitions e.t.c, that is easy for the eyes when watching.

I hope the TechSmith Experts read this.

Note: Please vote this thread in order for it to get popular if you also want Motion Blur to be added in a future version of Camtasia

Examples of Motion Blur Animations below:

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https://pixflow.net/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/dribbble_1.gif


3. Ball on left without motion blur has a jittery (stutterflicker, strobing) effect whiles ball on right with motion blur enabled has smooth motion.

https://pixflow.net/blog/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/MotionBlur_BallBounces.gif


GIF source: https://pixflow.net/blog/what-is-motion-blur-effect-in-after-effects/

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Joe Morgan

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Just so you know, Camtasia 2019 supports PDF files giving you vector scalable imports.

Regards,Joe
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Brooks, Camtasia Technical Product Manager

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Motion blur is high on my personal wish list. I don't have a concrete timeline for it, but we've done some early prototyping in this area. I'm going to mark this as planned.

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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Please help!.

So I want to add motion blur (Not a square blur overlay but motionblur. Like actual motionblur.) If they were to add it they'd do it in camtasia 2018, but I don't grow money off of trees in my backyard. are there any free programs that . apply motionblur to a video?
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Motion Blur to video..

Is there any way to add motion blur to video in Camtasia? Most other video editors can do this and I really think that this would help video and animations appear MUCH more smooth. 
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Blur Motion for Camtasia 9.

I have an Idea for Camtasia 9. In new Camtasia, we have nice animations realist ! But, I think you need add a "Blur Motion Effect" on this animations ! I imagined where the button could be located
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Hi. Can we add a "blur motion" for animations ? (In Camtasia 9).

Hi. Can we add a "blur motion" for animations ? (In Camtasia 9)
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This reply was created from a merged topic originally titled Make motion blur a thing..

Why : It makes videos quality look better  in my opinion.
How : It would help me and lots of others with Youtube videos.
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Post merging has a way of eliminating alternative options from the forum.

Like the one I posted last night.

Hit Film Express is a FREE editor.It's the only video editor I'm aware of that offers Genuine Motion Blur for free. https://fxhome.com/hitfilm-express

I added it to a Tennis Ball and a Basketball in this image below.



If it comes to Camtasia one day great. Until then, if you want an alternative. It's hard to go wrong for free.

Regards,Joe