Auto Screen Capture is a free and open source Screenshot taking application for Windows. Using this application you can take screenshots at a chosen interval while you work and play games on your computer. In this application you can select the screen capture options from the system tray icon. From here you can select capture region and save it on your clipboard, auto Save or open in editor for edit. It supports automated screen capture sessions.
It also comes with build-in automated screen capture sessions calendar to help you keep track the screenshots taken. It is released under GNU General Public License (GPLv3).
Some other features are customizing of file names with date and time stamps, set preferred image editors to edit screenshots, preview screen captures, filter screenshots, command-line support, capture multiple regions and supports BMP, EMF, GIF, JPEG, PNG, TIFF, WMF file types. You can email screenshots directly with SMTP and SSL.
You can download Auto Screen Capture from above download link. The downloaded file size is less than 1 MB. This is small portable application. You need to install it. Just double click to start Auto Screen Capture. It supports Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10.