Illustration vs photography for elearning
JULY 14, 2016
Choosing a visual style for your elearning often comes down to illustrations versus photography. Stock images Most stock image libraries include photos and illustrations. Any stock images need to be chosen carefully for consistency and relevance to your content. Using stock images is one of the most cost-effective ways to add interest to your elearning.
19 Kick-Butt Tools for ELearning
MAY 26, 2013
GreenShot: a perfect alternative to Snagit. Creative Commons: The never ending search for stock photography – may as well start at the source! Stock Exchange: See a theme yet? Morguefile is another place to find some pretty sleek free stock images. Free Sounds: Elearning needs sound, may as well get some free stock sounds. WordMark: An alternative to Font Squirrel, just another resource to get that exact font. Everyone likes nifty tips, tricks, and tools – so how about 19 of them! Many of them are free! Fences can do just that.
Free Stock Photo Site: SXC
Take an e-Learning Break
JULY 28, 2009
SXC was launched in February 2001, as an alternative for expensive stock photography. The idea was to create a site where creative people could exchange their photos for inspiration or work. Check it out: [link
5 Unusual e-Learning Techniques
SEPTEMBER 22, 2015
Real Photography. Stock images may be easy to obtain, but every e-Learning content developer out there is using them to support their content, and repetition is simply boring. Everything in the question is geared towards learning: the question itself, the correct answer, and the alternative choices. There are a number of different ways to learn – but which are the best learning techniques to capture and maintain attention ? Sometimes e-Learning requires techniques outside the norm to make a real impact. If you can, take your own photographs and use them in your content.