MARCH 24, 2016
“…unless our words, concepts, ideas are hooked onto an image, they will go in one ear, sail through the brain, and go out the other ear. Words are processed by our short-term memory where we can only retain about seven bits of information… Images, on the other hand, go directly into long-term memory where they are indelibly etched.”. Instructional Design graphics images
eLearning: The Role of Images
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 27, 2015
Images are an often overlooked component of a good eLearning course. Sadly, when images are added to eLearning, they often have little to do with the content being presented or, just as sad, are of poor quality. But consider this: people process information presented in an image far faster than text. An image anchors a concept in a way that words often can't.
eLearning Medical Stock Images
JULY 8, 2014
We are excited to announce the newest addition to the eLearning Template Library—Medical Stock Images. Elearning developers can now download 3D Medical Stock Images so realistic, that they might think they are photographs of actual organs and anatomy. eLearning Medical Stock Images Video. High Quality Medical Stock Images. Watch video on Youtube. doctor offices.
Understanding Image File Formats
JANUARY 19, 2016
But, which image file formats do you need? In my role as a video editor, I deal with graphics, videos, and images on a daily basis and have learned a lot about which ones work best for specific situations. Common Image File Types. Other more advanced image editors (such as Adobe Photoshop) offer additional formats like.psd,psb,bmp,eps,raw, to name a few. Alpha Channel.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
Image credit: Dollarphotoclub_81037266 Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital. creating yet another course or scheduling yet another workshop. But OTS courseware is intentionally generic so that it will be applicable for a wide audience.
Over 500,000 Stock Images, Audio, and Videos for eLearning
NOVEMBER 7, 2014
Over 500,000 stock images, graphics, videos, motion graphics, sound effects, and music loops. Stock Images. Stock images to use in your internal and external courses. The post Over 500,000 Stock Images, Audio, and Videos for eLearning appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Here’s a huge announcement from eLearning Brothers! Stock Vector Graphics. Learn More.
14 Most Popular Cutout People Images for Business
JANUARY 30, 2015
Cutout People Images are a hot download in the eLearning Template Library , especially the business category. Since we consistently upload Cutout People Images, it is no wonder we see the trend going up. Cutout People Images Will Save You Time. The Top Business Cutout People Images. Last year set a record for numbers being downloaded and this year looks even better.
A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates
OCTOBER 2, 2014
Most of these new templates were Cutout People Images but also included Adobe Captivate Templates, Articulate Storyline Templates, Lectora Templates, and PowerPoint Templates. Click on the images of any template to learn more. Cutout People Images. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . That’s a lot of templates!
Library Overview: Medical Images
FEBRUARY 3, 2016
Anatomy Images. To that end, we have high definition images of most of the major human organs, each from various different angles. Each image is PNG, so no more worries for you when it comes time to place the organ in question on your own background. Medical Environment Images. The post Library Overview: Medical Images appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
Placeholder Images: Do They Help or Hurt in an eLearning Storyboard?
JUNE 30, 2016
It would be great if final images could be used during the storyboarding phase, but that’s rarely possible. Placeholder images help people visualize what a course is supposed to look like and how it’s laid out. Placeholder Images Can Accidentally. At the same time, a complete lack of reference images has a couple of significant drawbacks. Lack of Placeholder Images Can.
eLearning Brothers Acquisition of eLearningImages.com Expands the Planet’s Largest eLearning Image Library
NOVEMBER 4, 2014
AMERICAN FORK, Utah–eLearning Brothers today announced that it has acquired privately held eLearningImages.com , an online library of eLearning images that focuses on people-images in the eLearning space. The purchase adds images to the retail, business, professional services, medical and industrial lines. www.websitetalkingheads.com ). About eLearning Brothers.
8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora
MARCH 23, 2015
Adding an image to your course increases the value to learners if done right. Often, most eLearning images we find aren’t perfect, and a little editing may be necessary. But what if you’re not a Photoshop whiz or own a separate image editing software? Lectora introduced some new image editing features with Version 12 which can save time and money. Add an Image.
Free E-Learning Scenario Images
MARCH 8, 2016
Here are some scenario background images that are great for your next interactive branched e-learning scenario course. Of course, these images are relatively simple to make using basic shapes in PowerPoint or Storyline or by downloading some free vector images and making your own edits. The image files are saved in the master slides as distinct layouts. Enjoy.
eLearning: Thousands and Thousands of Free Images
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 2, 2013
by AJ Walther There is no limit to the number of images you can find on the Internet. There are severe limits, however, on the number of images that you can download and use in whatever capacity you see fit. But, good news: the pool of images that can be freely downloaded and used just became a bit less limited. eLearning mLearning
Free eLearning Stock Images of Computers and Devices
MARCH 6, 2015
Today we are giving away free eLearning stock images of computers and devices. These stock images come with transparent backgrounds so they can easily be placed into your course. These templates can be a life saver if you need images of computers or devices. To download these free stock images, we invite you to get a Free eLearning Templates account. Already a member?
Editing Images with PowerPoint
DECEMBER 21, 2011
Sometimes an eLearning course needs to be enhanced with an image , but finding the right one can be a chore in itself. It’s frustrating to locate an image only to find it just isn’t quite right. In these cases, it’s possible to tweak the image with a graphics editor. As you can see in the image below, PowerPoint 2010 has an entire row of options just for editing images.
How to Use DAZ 3D Images for eLearning
JANUARY 22, 2015
We have all, at one time or another, have been low on images for eLearning. And it seems when we are in the heat of development, our boss or client asks for a 3D image immediately, rather than in a week. Let me take you step by step to show you how I got the 3D image above. The images below show you how light can help make things look better. What would you do? link].
Over 60 Free Stock Images
JULY 14, 2015
Now that Microsoft’s quit providing free clip art and free stock images many of you are scrambling to get hold of free resources to use for your elearning and training development. Download Free Stock Images. In a previous post I shared 45 free stock images via the Unsplash site. In today’s post I’m going to share how to get 68 free stock images via Creative Tail.
Using Video, Images, or Text in ELearning
DECEMBER 4, 2014
That said, just using various tools like video and images doesn’t mean that your learning is suddenly better. Careful consideration must also be taken when using images as well. Simply inserting an image because it “looks nice” may actually be more distracting. By default, most people will go with text, but is that always the best option? Yes, absolutely.
16 Free eLearning Cutout People Images
SEPTEMBER 9, 2014
These are high resolution images with the background already removed. To To download the images, click the link below, sign up for a free account and follow the instructions. Free eLearning Cutout Images. Want access to 100′s of other character sets and thousands of images? Check out our huge selection of cutout people images in our eLearning Template Library.
eLearning: Finding Google Images You Can Actually Use
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
OCTOBER 16, 2011
have previously written about some good, free stock image resources. In response to that article, a reader asked me if the images on these sites were royalty free and could be used in courses that he planned to sell. Sometimes you can use the images, but only if you credit the original artist. Click the Advanced Image Search link to the right of the Search Images button.
Humanline - more free images for educational use
APRIL 20, 2012
It’s an image library of arts, history and science that is mainly focused on licensing images for use in education ( your ears should perk up now ) and for commercial use. At this time the database of images is not gigantic; however, it is growing. Do you know of any new image repositories that can be used freely in education settings? image database free education
Tips When Working with Images in Articulate Storyline
B Online Learning
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
Let’s face it, the perfect image can help you convey your message much more succinctly than a not-so-perfect image. But we know that sometimes the perfect image won’t […]. Using imagery in your eLearning design is an additional way for you to communicate your message. You know the old saying, a picture tells a 1000 words!
Top 7 places to find free photography. The holy grail of free images
SEPTEMBER 6, 2015
Sick of searching to find free images or photography to use on your website or e-learning course just to find a hidden charge? Here is a go-to list of the best places that exist right now (Sept 2015) for finding free photography and images online. Image licenses? The holy grail of free images appeared first on eLearn Hub. Posted in Uncategorized.
How to Create an Interactive Image Template
AUGUST 18, 2015
As noted in an earlier post, an easy way to build interactive elearning modules is by choosing a single image and adding interactive elements to it. The key is finding a single image that has a few potential content buckets. Finding images is relatively easy today. I look for images like the ones below. Interactive Image Example. Interactive Image Tutorials.
eLearning & Presentations: More Free Images. A MILLION more!
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
APRIL 11, 2014
by AJ Walther Want more free images for your eLearning or PowerPoint presentations? In December of last year, the British Library released into the public domain a huge collection of scanned images from more than 65,000 books spanning the 16th to 19th centuries. That means these images are free to use, share, and modify in any way that you see fit. Think again.
In our own image
Learning with e's
JUNE 13, 2015
Each carries its own coded warning about what happens when we try to create machines in our own image, and each poses fundamental questions about the inevitable problems of relationships, ethical dilemmas and the threat to humankind. In this week's edition of Time Magazine, an article entitled One Small Step traces the recent development of humanoid robots. Unported License.
Create the digital image you want
Dont Waste Your Time
JUNE 4, 2014
Whether you use the term digital footprint or digital image social identity or online profile or some variant, there is much discussion on and around how we portray ourselves online, and how those who access that see us. Here they are (click on the image for the full interactive versions): Create the digital image you want. The definition of Social Media. Post Responsibly.
Top 10 Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning
JUNE 9, 2016
It’s not always easy to find high-quality images for your e-learning when you’re working on a budget. If you can’t afford the popular stock image sites, you might think you’re only option is to take your own photos. In recent years, there has been a huge surge of free stock image sites that offer photos, vector graphics, and even videos! My Favorite Images. pexels.com.
Draw and Talk Over Your Images to Communicate Clearer
MARCH 15, 2016
Sure, they don’t usually exclaim that they’re telestrating an image, but they’re practicing telestration to show you exactly what they’re talking about. Simply put, telestration is the action of drawing on top of an image. Instead of sending a static image, why not add some clarity and a personal touch by narrating a new idea or concept to your coworker?
Tip of the Week: Positioning Image/Text
MARCH 24, 2015
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Guide to copyright-free images and other resources
FEBRUARY 28, 2016
Images are expensive, and you do not want to violate copyrights. Finding good images that you are allowed to use can be a challenge. Here is a list with free services to images and other resources that you are allowed to use. Copyright free images via search engines. Both of them allow you to search for images that are free to reuse. Getty images. link].
12 Websites for Free Vector Images Good for E-Learning
JUNE 23, 2015
Do a search for “free vector images” and you’ll find hundreds of sites that boast tens of thousands of free images. Besides, how many free vector images do you really need? Websites that Offer Free Vector Images. To make things simple, I reviewed dozens of websites that claim they offer free vector images and narrowed them down to just a few.
How to Create Custom Safety Training Images
NOVEMBER 3, 2014
In a recent blog post I featured a series of free images that work well for safety training. Quite a few blog readers asked how I customized the free images for the safety training demo I posted. In today’s post, I’ll show you how to create your own safety training images using that same clip art style. Download & Sort All of the Free Safety Training Images. pptx.”.
E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive
APRIL 5, 2016
Here’s an easy way to turn a single image into an interactive image. This tip comes in handy if you use collage images for interactive stories or have a great illustration but no way to break it into separate pieces. Click here to view demo. I had a great image of multiple characters, but all I had was a single.png file. Insert the image and duplicate it.
eLearning: Creating Flat Design Images from PowerPoint's Clip Art
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JULY 28, 2014
This means we are often relegated to the world of free clip art for our eLearning images. Here are a few examples of how clip art images can be reimagined into flat design. For these examples I just used shapes without lines, gradients, or shadows to create new, flat images resembling the original clip art images. Integrate the image into your design.
35 Million Getty Image – Can you use them?
Dont Waste Your Time
MARCH 11, 2014
80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning
APRIL 14, 2015
In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. Unsplash has a lot more images, but the download I featured was curated to help save some time and preserve the images. Today, I’ve done the same thing only this time the curated images are from Startup Stock Photos. You can download entire folder of free stock images here. Background images.
45 Free Stock Images for Your E-Learning Courses
FEBRUARY 23, 2015
One of my favorite sites for free stock images is Unsplash.com. They provide hundreds of free stock images with a Creative Commons Zero license. That means you can do anything with the images, whether free or commercial. As you can see above, I used one of the city images provided by Philipp Henzler for the Storyline 2 tutorials. Download Free Stock Images.