176 Free Video Tutorials to help you learn Adobe Photoshop CC
DECEMBER 21, 2015
In this Adobe Photoshop CC training course, you will learn how to use the worlds most popular graphics and photo editing software. This training is designed for the absolute beginner, and you will learn Adobe Photoshop CC from the ground up, with no prior experience required. This training course breaks down the features and tools […]. Whats new
Top 5 productivity tips for Adobe Captivate
DECEMBER 23, 2014
Adobe Captivate is a powerful eLearning authoring tool which allows you to create several types of engaging and interactive eLearning courses. To make the most of this tool, here are the top 5 productivity tips I’ve followed over the years. Go ahead and use them if you like. Take my advice — Always begin […]. How do I.
Learn a New Skill: Why You Need to Learn Adobe Photoshop
JANUARY 21, 2015
If you’re a designer, marketer, visual communications employee, or work any type of creative job Adobe Photoshop skills are a must. That is, those of you out there working in leadership, support, sales, development, and maybe even accounting (I admit this one is a stretch, but you never know) may someday be called on to utilize the visual prowess of Photoshop. Plus, Photoshop is fun! Three reasons you should learn Photoshop: 1. Photoshop is a valuable skill that can make you more hireable. Three things you didn’t know you could do with Photoshop: 1.
3 FREE Alternatives to Adobe Photoshop
MAY 10, 2012
Not all of us in instructional design can whip up a professionally altered photo in Photoshop. Personally I find Photoshop tool rather confusing (I know I'm not the only one), so I more often than not use one of these tools to get the job done 10x faster. Try these 3 FREE alternatives instead! Enjoy! PicMonkey. BeFunky. iPiccy. Tweet. free training tools
Gamification In Application Software Training
AUGUST 29, 2013
ADOBE LEVELUP. Adobe LevelUp is a free plug-in that turns learning Photoshop into an interesting experience. These tasks are built around key Photoshop functions such as removing redeye, whitening teeth, and replacing the colors in a photo. Upon the completion of each level, you can earn points and badges that enter you into drawings to win prizes from Adobe.
Check out this award-winning interactive eBook!
NOVEMBER 4, 2013
Last month at DevLearn 2013 conference, I participated in the 9th Annual eLearning DemoFest event and showcased an Interactive eBook for iPad on how to use Adobe Presenter to create eLearning courses. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I.
Working with Photoshop Layer Comps in Adobe Captivate
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
In Adobe Photoshop, you can work with different types of layers like adjustment layers, mask layers, and layer comps. Layer comps allow you to create, manage, and view multiple versions of a layout in a single Photoshop file. Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 Adobe Photoshop Course layouts Graphics for eLearning Layer Comps Photoshop Roundtripping Rapid Authoring rapid elearning round-trip User InterfaceYou [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I.
Training: Adobe Photoshop basics for Adobe Captivate 5.5 users – Part 2
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Date and time: Thursday, March 22, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaising to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop for creating and editing images/assets for Adobe Captivate 5.5. Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe Captivate webinar Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5
Use Avatar Characters to Guide your Learners
AUGUST 29, 2012
Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Actors Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe Presenter 8 Avatars Characters Design Ease of use Guest post Photoshop PowerPoint rapid elearningGuest Blog by: Bryan Jones, author of the Assets eLearning Blog and President of eLearningArt.com, a stock photo site for the eLearning industry. Introduction to Using Avatars In my last post, I introduced the idea that characters can be used in a number of ways in your eLearning course.
eLearning Suite & Photoshop CS5 – Getting super clean edges on alpha objects
MARCH 6, 2011
People often ask me how I got such a clean cutout of an image in Adobe Captivate 5. The answer is that it’s pretty easy with eLearning Suite 2, because Photoshop CS5 and Adobe Captivate 5 work together to make for a simple solution to complex problems like that one. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats newSure, it’s easy to get [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I.
Converting Cutout People Photos into Sketched Drawings in Photoshop
AUGUST 20, 2013
Learn how to create awesome sketch characters using this simple technique in Adobe Photoshop. Watch the tutorial below: Trouble viewing the video? . Add another tool into your eLearning toolbox. Click here to watch the video on our YouTube page. eLearning Featured Graphic Design Resources Resources cutout people graphic design People Pictures sketch
Training: Adobe Photoshop basics for Adobe Captivate 5.5 users – Part 1
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Date and time: Thursday, March 8, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop for creating and editing images/assets for Adobe Captivate 5.5. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Adobe Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe Captivate webinar Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5 This is the first part of 2 part series wherein we will discuss different techniques used in creating and managing [.].
How To: Create a Color Palette with Adobe Kuler
AUGUST 15, 2013
Adobe Kuler , a cloud-based application, helps you create quality color palettes and themes that fit your e-learning content and presentations. Follow these simple steps to create a color palette with Adobe Kuler. First, be sure you are signed into Adobe using your Adobe ID and Password. To create your custom theme, click the “Create” tab on your Adobe Kuler toolbar.
New in Adobe Captivate 8: The Little Things
MAY 22, 2014
There’s lots of buzz in the e-learning world over the release of Adobe Captivate 8, and rightly so. You can find some great tutorials on these features in Adobe’s Rapid eLearning blog.). As I’m updating our E-Learning Uncovered: Adobe Captivate 8 book, I have the chance to explore every checkbox, every menu, and every dialog box. Lock object vs. lock size and position.
9.5 Essential eLearning Development Tips
JANUARY 13, 2015
If you create a graphic in Adobe Photoshop, then please save the Adobe Photoshop work file (.psd). Document and Create Tutorials. In this blog post, I mention nine and half eLearning development tips that could save you time, money, and help your eLearning to be more awesome than it already is. Identify Common Activities and Visuals. Seek Design Inspiration.
A Guide to Superior eLearning Graphics
AUGUST 10, 2013
Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop are extremely useful tools for creating a variety of visuals. As for tutorials, Lynda.com is always good. If you take the time to learn some quick tips and tricks about Photoshop and Illustrator, you can avoid that scenario. This is especially true for eLearning. Let’s talk to an actual graphic designer.
How to make your animated GIF lose that ugly white border or halo
MAY 13, 2015
For this tutorial I remade the click GIF we use in a lot of our courses. In other software such as Adobe Photoshop or Xara Xone, the process is similar in choosing a Matte color. The GIF image format was developed by CompuServe in 1987 and has been a mainstay since the infancy of the internet. But as soon as you make it with a transparent background, it falls apart. link].
My date with Adobe Captivate 5.5 and Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3… at HTML5 Restaurant!
OCTOBER 18, 2011
When I thought of creating some content in HTML5 for my iPad, the first thing that crossed my mind was Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3. Extending Captivate Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5.5 Photography is one of my hobbies and I’m sure it’s the same with some of you reading this post. I not only appreciate it but have also seen a lot of my photographer [.].
The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1
DECEMBER 9, 2015
Photoshop is, of course, the undisputed king for this kind of work, but it might not be your best choice for several reasons. For one, Photoshop is now only sold through a subscription program , which can cost you from anywhere from $10 to $80 per month depending on how many other Adobe programs you need (and even more if you happen to live outside the US). 2) An image editor.
Learn a New Skill: Create Engaging Visual Content with Canva
JANUARY 26, 2015
The possibilities are truly endless, and to ensure you get the most out of it, be sure to check out Canva’s tutorials. For other tools to create visual content, check out our Piktochart course and our post on Adobe Photoshop. We all know a picture is worth a thousand words, but when it comes to social media, visual content might be worth even more. Learn a New Skill
How to Use Vector Backgrounds in Lectora
JANUARY 7, 2014
PNG) patterns into Lectora and Photoshop. Now, Adobe Illustrator comes with several patterns within the application. To learn about making your own patterns within Adobe Illustrator, check out this tutorial from Adobe. In an earlier post I showed how to find, edit, and import raster (i.e. Want to use vector backgrounds in Lectora? Well you’re in luck.
How to create an eLearning Course Background
JUNE 11, 2012
I ended up creating a background in Adobe Photoshop and then imported it into one of our PowerPoint Layout Templates. Below are some tutorials on how I made the background in Photoshop. Recently I’ve been working on an eLearning course style design. I wanted to create a unique look/feel but leverage the time savings of using a template.
Design Corner: A Few of My Favorite Things: 21 Must-Have Tools for the Mobile Designer
AUGUST 8, 2014
If you use Photoshop to create mobile mockups, then the Teehan+Lax templates are likely something youve already heard of. In many ways, it is replacing my usage of Photoshop. If youre looking to dive in, I highly recommend checking out Design+Code and reading through their tutorials. So, youre not quite ready to leave Photoshop behind? Adobe Edge Animate.
State of the Authoring Tool Industry
MAY 16, 2016
Yes, you can use it for many different things, and yes, Microsoft has an add-on that turns PPT into something similar to Adobe Presenter. is overwhelming, unless they have used a product in the past like Photoshop that uses layers. Why make us create a course without the ability to learn more about ID, even with a tutorial on ID and some basic steps? . Lastly, why is Articulate and Adobe still on the desktop? For those wondering, Adobe Captivate Prime, does not come with Captivate nor is Captivate in the cloud. Bewilderment and Confusion. But I digress.
5 Free Online Image Editors for Rapid E-Learning
JANUARY 31, 2012
They also have a very active user community which is a plus and lots of tutorials. Aviary Phoenix is a more robust application and close to something like Photoshop with the layering and more complex editing capabilities. Aviary Raven is a vector editor similar to the free Inkscape or Adobe Illustrator. Tutorials. They both look very capable. PhotoPlus SE. PhotoFiltre.
Affinity Designer, and Bezier: This Week on #BLPLearn
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Basically, it’s Adobe Illustrator only if you were also able to do the very core features (drawing, textures, make selections, adjustment effects, etc) of Photoshop on top of vector illustrations all within the same program. The simple design (no instructions, just a simple tutorial for each level that you can replay) is as inspirational to me as the game/learning elements themselves.
New Authoring tool rankings #11 to #20
FEBRUARY 21, 2013
Mimic – Create video demos and tutorials. Outputs include HTML5, MP4, Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Air. 12 Adobe Captivate. My issue with Captivate is that this product is from Adobe – a major player in technology with products such as Premiere and Photoshop. Adobe Audition CS6 integration – sweet! Works with smartphones. #19 No idea.)
Tools for Creating Buttons
FEBRUARY 14, 2010
Recently I've started using Adobe Illustrator. I have not mastered this yet and all the tutorials I've seen on the bevel tool are for doing 3D graphics, not buttons. However, I'm wondering if I should explore Adobe Photoshop's capabilities for buttons next. Adobe Illustrator Captivate Graphics Adobe Photoshop Paint Shop ProI just finished a new post at the Integrated Learning Services blog about how to use your own custom buttons in Captivate. This had me thinking -- what is the best way to make buttons? I used to do this in Paint Shop Pro.
Tools for Creating Buttons
FEBRUARY 14, 2010
Recently I've started using Adobe Illustrator. I have not mastered this yet and all the tutorials I've seen on the bevel tool are for doing 3D graphics, not buttons. However, I'm wondering if I should explore Adobe Photoshop's capabilities for buttons next. Tags: Adobe Illustrator Captivate Graphics Adobe Photoshop Paint Shop Pro I just finished a new post at the Integrated Learning Services blog about how to use your own custom buttons in Captivate. This had me thinking -- what is the best way to make buttons?
E-Learning Screen recording and video solutions – Should b simple, so why isn’t it?
JUNE 25, 2012
If you doubt me, purchase Adobe Photoshop and see how many plugins are available through 3rd party – which should be a clear sign of the usage. I’m not overly sold on HD for online tutorials. So, why isn’t this an important feature set, since a lot of people have flash tutorials and flash video files? I know when I think video recording tool, where most folks use in this space for online tutorials, the ability for the product to guess where is the best place to zoom into your videos, is a must for anyone. and then add text boxes, lines, etc.
TrainingMagazine Network Presentation Resources: Interactivity, Games and Gamification: Creating Engaged Learners
AUGUST 7, 2012
Adobe Level Up Inside Adobe's New Gamified Photoshop Tutorial… by FORAtv. Gave a presentation today to the fine folks involved with TrainingMagazine Network. We had over 2,000 people register for the webinar to check out the topic and to learn a little more. Here are some resources I reference and some additional resources as well. Here are the slides. 2006).
MAY 17, 2009
And it is compatible with a fair amount of software including many Adobe products such as Flash, Fireworks, and Photoshop. Here are some tutorials I have found while exploring Wacoms: 40+ Tutorials for Working WIth Wacom Tablets How to Create an Animated Walk Cycle in Flash (Using Flash and a Wacom) How to Work With a Wacom Tablet in Photoshop Adobe Photoshop Tips and Tricks (Wacom). I am considering buying a Wacom. If you do not know what is, it is a graphics tablet. Especially videos, which I love to " Add Pizzazz to videos." graphics flash
Watercolor eLearning Course Backgrounds
MARCH 6, 2013
I created these backgrounds in Adobe Photoshop. To make the watercolor effect, I used a Photoshop Brush set which can be downloaded here. Below is a video tutorial on how to create your own watercolor style background. I’m always looking for fresh new designs to use when I’m design eLearning courses. Below are some examples of what I came up with. .
Lynda.com Online Training Library Review
The eLearning Coach
DECEMBER 21, 2009
There’s nothing like sitting in a coffee shop with your laptop, sipping java and eating pastries (only the healthy ones) and learning how to use Captivate or Final Cut Pro with lynda’s excellent online software tutorials. Lynda.com is not overflowing with eLearning specific tutorials. View the software tutorials on lynda.com. The Best Features. Tweet This! Buzz up!