kazam screen recording tool for ubuntu

kazam is awesome tool for recording screencast from your linux box .
Kazam is a simple screen recording program that will capture the content of your screen and record a video file that can be played by any video player that supports VP8/WebM video format.

kazam is available in ubuntu 12.04 universe repositories  section under videos

 

or you can manually add ppa and install

 sudo add-apt-repository ppa:kazam-team/stable-series
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install kazam

kazam use gstreamer as backend so you can record in webem or mp4 format with pulseaudio  sound format

 

Project Link : https://launchpad.net/kazam
kazam is also work with Linux mint and other Ubuntu based distributions