82 posts
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 5 years
  • Has collected 100+ items on Envato Market
thepainterman says

Happy 2013 to you all,just wondering what you all use to take your screenshots.

All the best TP

410 posts
  • Has sold $10,000+ on Envato Market
  • Made it to the Authors' Hall of Fame
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 4 years
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
+3 more
GhosTeam says

Hi ! Happy new year :)
If you mean the snapshots from the projects themselves we use After-Effects.
Press Ctrl+Alt+S Inside the composition you wanna “snap” and an frame you were on is gonna be added to the render queue.

If you mean the video tutorials – I use SnagIt, and there’s another popular program called Fraps.

808 posts
  • Has sold $10,000+ on Envato Market
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 3 years
  • Has referred 1+ members
+3 more
GrizzleFX says

I use Fraps for tutorials.

82 posts
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 5 years
  • Has collected 100+ items on Envato Market
thepainterman says

Thanks for the replies,it was a shot of the file so the after effects tip is perfect,I’ll look into fraps for other types of shots though,thanks again and have a great new year :)

4919 posts
  • Has referred 1+ members
  • Has sold $5,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 100+ items on Envato Market
  • Member of the Envato Team
+9 more
MarkBrodhuber Envato team says

It depends on your machine type, but for screen shots where I need to work it into something I generally stick with the built-in OS ones. Alt+Print Screen for PC and CMD+Shift+4 I believe for Mac.

8131 posts
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 5 years
  • Has sold $40,000+ on Envato Market
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
  • Has referred 10+ members
+4 more
doru says

there is a STAMP key on my keyboard,

I just press that.

But then I need to open Photoshop, make new document and then paste the screenshot.

82 posts
  • Has been part of the Envato Community for over 5 years
  • Has collected 100+ items on Envato Market
thepainterman says

Thanks again for the replies,it was for screenshots for AE files I have purchased,those other tips are very useful for other stuff though so appreciate them.

24 posts
  • Has sold $100+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Located in Australia
  • Sells items exclusively on Envato Market
+1 more
SamuelBrooks says

I usually just grab my iPhone, take a snap of my screen then email it to myself for screenshots. I assume that’s how everyone else does it? :sarcasm:

1118 posts inlifethrill
  • Has referred 200+ members
  • Has sold $250,000+ on Envato Market
  • Has collected 10+ items on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
+10 more
InlifeThrill says

I use an image from the rendered final image sequence.

4015 posts After Effects Templates
  • Contributed a free file of the month
  • Participated in a focus group or interview to improve the user experience on Envato Market
  • Elite Author: Sold more than $75,000 on Envato Market
  • Has collected 100+ items on Envato Market
+10 more
miseld says

I use an image from the rendered final image sequence.

+1 or just Print Screen key

Helpful Information

  • Please read our community guidelines. Self promotion and discussion of piracy is not allowed.
  • Open a support ticket if you would like specific help with your account, deposits or purchases.
  • Item Support by authors is optional and may vary. Please see the Support tab on each item page.

Most of all, enjoy your time here. Thank you for being a valued Envato community member.

Post Reply

Format your entry with some basic HTML. Read the Full Details, or here is a refresher:

<strong></strong> to make things bold
<em></em> to emphasize
<ul><li> or <ol><li> to make lists
<h3> or <h4> to make headings
<pre></pre> for code blocks
<code></code> for a few words of code
<a></a> for links
<img> to paste in an image (it'll need to be hosted somewhere else though)
<blockquote></blockquote> to quote somebody

:grin: :shocked: :cry: Complete List of Smiley Codes

by
by
by
by
by
by