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. Stock Videos. Video rocks! Access video footage and motion graphics. The post Over 500,000 Stock Images, Audio, and Videos for eLearning appeared first on eLearning Brothers.
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. Watch video on Youtube. High Quality Medical Stock Images.
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. For example, there is a ton of learning theory and general guidelines around using videos in elearning. While it may seem like most material is suitable for video, the truth is quite the opposite. Yes, absolutely. You have to use them effectively.
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.
Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success
You can combine OTS courses with other training, such as a live class, video, or book, to. can add content “blocks” such as videos, templates, forms, examples or stories, internal or. swapping out the course-provided introductory video with a personalized welcome video. After the course’s video lecture and practice. Image credit: Dollarphotoclub_81037266
Create an Image or Video Mask Using Snagit 12
DECEMBER 30, 2014
Image masking allows you to create unusual and unique edge effects for your photographs and other graphics. You can also use these images in Camtasia Studio to add masking effects to your videos (see a sample video here.). For this tutorial you will use a black and white geometric pattern image. This is the image mask created in this tutorial. image. (Or,
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. These backgrounds go really well with the illustrated characters that come with the Articulate applications or those you may find at some of the free vector image sites. The image files are saved in the master slides as distinct layouts. Enjoy. Getting Started?
Create Free Icons and Images in PowerPoint Using Dingbat Fonts
MARCH 7, 2017
Convert Dingbat Fonts to Free Vector Images. There are two video tutorials below. View tutorial video (short version). You can watch the video for more detail and nuance. Right click and Save as image. Here is a long form version of the video above with a more detail and context. View tutorial video (detailed version). Here are the basic steps.
How to Create Engaging Video-based eLearning
MAY 8, 2014
If that doesn’t make your jaw drop, then think about the fact that viewers spend twice as much time engaging with video content over text only. Video is great because it appeals to many types of learners. Story is particularly compelling when paired with video-based learning. Sometimes what you intended your video to represent may not be what your audience takes away from it.
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.
Video Creation: The Basics
MARCH 9, 2017
If you’ve never made a video before this post will dig into a high level workflow of how it’s done. As you become more comfortable with video creation you’ll refine your process to suit your own needs and efficiency. Proper lighting is the number one factor in video quality. Smartphones can be more than adequate these days to shoot basic video. Equipment. Shoot.
eLearning Brothers Breaks into the Stock Photo, Video and Audio World
NOVEMBER 18, 2014
AMERICAN FORK, Utah — November 17, 2014 — eLearning Brothers today announced that it will offer over 500,000 stock photos, graphics, vectors, videos and audio files to the training and development community. The post eLearning Brothers Breaks into the Stock Photo, Video and Audio World appeared first on eLearning Brothers. Morley, President of eLearning Brothers. Contacts.
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. This video of robots falling over while attempting to complete minor tasks such as getting out of a car or walking up stairs is hilarious.
The Surge of Corporate Training Videos: 6 Styles to Engage Your Learners
Dashe & Thomson
JANUARY 31, 2017
During our annual development team retrospective, we realized that video has begun to comprise an increasingly larger share of our project portfolio. The growing demand for video is exhilarating for us as a learning development team; it’s an indicator that clients are grasping the value of blended learning. Video is a powerful teaching tool, even outside the L&D world.
How to Set a Thumbnail Image for Your Chalkboard Video
JUNE 22, 2015
Did you know that you have the ability to choose what thumbnail image is shown for your chalkboard? Select ‘Manage Media’ and upload your video file – if you already have a file uploaded click on the image. To the right you should now see a small screen where you can preview the video, add it to the timeline, and a ‘Choose Thumbnail’ button. Select the thumbnail image you would like to students to see and you’re good to go! The post How to Set a Thumbnail Image for Your Chalkboard Video appeared first on. 2 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
Interactive Video Made Easy
APRIL 12, 2016
A few years back working with video was not all that easy. Most networks couldn’t support the delivery of video and producing video was expensive and really time-consuming. Rapid E-Learning Makes Interactive Video Easy. A few years back, one of our Flash developers was a little behind on a project to create a flash-based video player for one of our courses.
The Return Of Video To eLearning
OCTOBER 18, 2012
Josh Bersin cites YouTube Videos as one of the best learning tools available in his session at the HR Technology Conference last week. I agree and see a bigger role for videos in the learning mix. Ten or fifteen years ago, video was used by most organizations for training. They would have a library of VHS tapes and a screening room where employees could watch those videos.
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.
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. I had a great image of multiple characters, but all I had was a single.png file. Insert the image and duplicate it. E-Learning Tutorial Video.
7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures
JUNE 14, 2016
Create engaging educational videos with no hassle or specific training? Check out 7 tips for creating video lectures on how to put together text, visuals and audio for the ultimate video lecturing experience. Creating video lectures these days is a piece of cake. Use pertinent images to illustrate your key points. Do research, pick your video tool wisely.
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].
Video Best Practices
APRIL 20, 2015
Video is enhancing almost everything in our lives. And when it comes to video creation, a little preparation goes a long way. The possibilities are endless when it comes to what you can do with video. Learn the steps you can take before, during, and after recording to ensure you create a polished video every time. Can’t see the embedded video?
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.
3 ways of creating video-based online learning: An e-learning perspective
SEPTEMBER 4, 2014
It is a well-known and accepted fact that videos improve the effectiveness of online learning. Videos engage the cognitive processes of learners and promote constructivist learning – where the learners make sense of the learning material by creating a coherent mental representation of the same in their minds. There are many ways of creating a video-based learning module.
15 Websites to Source Images for E-learning Modules [Infographic]
AUGUST 1, 2016
Images play an important role in conveying information and engaging learners in eLearning courses. Check our infographic that lists 15 good sites you can access to source great images for your online courses. They make explanation simple, complement onscreen text, and reduce cognitive load. But obtaining the right pictures can be a difficult task, especially for specialized subjects.
How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint
JUNE 16, 2015
In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. There are hundreds of sites to download free vector images that can be used for your presentations and online training courses. The challenge is that to edit most of the free vector images require an illustration application like Illustrator or Inkscape (free). Formats to Edit Free Vector Images.
FBI Releases Images of Suspects
APRIL 18, 2013
Here are images of the suspects, if you know something…say something. Here they are on video…someone must know these people, we need to find them. Totally unrelated to elearning, gamification or games is the horrible event at the Boston Marathon. If you were in Boston, maybe you saw something. Let’s catch these criminals. Content Guide
Adobe Captivate: When It Comes to Images, Choose Your Quality
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 15, 2011
One thing you can do to lower the size of your published video is control the quality of your slides. Captivate offers four image quality levels you can specify. While your published SWF will be smaller when compared to using the other modes listed here, this setting will lower the quality of the published images so much, you may not like it. by Kevin Siegel.
4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning
MARCH 25, 2016
The online video revolution that has occurred in the past decade influences many aspects of our lives, and that includes eLearning. Video has a growing presence in eLearning courses, and that’s for good reason. Just get a video camera and record the beetle so everyone can see a blown up image of that lil guy. Make Use of Video Editors. Script it Out.
Cool Interactive Video Example for E-Learning
AUGUST 16, 2016
Today I’d like to share a really neat example of an interactive video scenario. View the Interactive Video Example. Click here to view the video interaction. What I Like About This Interactive Video. There’s something about video that’s much more engaging than reading slides of content. I like the real life decision-making that they use.
How to use video animation in elearning
SEPTEMBER 28, 2015
Video animation is becoming extremely popular in elearning. Video animation can also easily be integrated with other rapid development software to create a much more comprehensive learning experience. The post How to use video animation in elearning appeared first on eLearn Hub. The holy grail of free images. Top 5 places to find free images to use on your website.
Adobe Captivate: Round-Trip Your Background Image Edits
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 19, 2013
But what if there's a problem with one of your slide backgrounds and you need an image editor to fix it? In the image below, I'd like to remove the box and text just to the right of the yellow folder. Once you are done edting/enhancing the background image, press [ ctrl ] [ a ] on your keyboard to select the entire image. The image will quickly open in Paint.
Deepen Learner Engagement with Interactive Videos
APRIL 4, 2016
Why aren’t the new joinees interested in watching those videos which you thought were exceptional? And we’ll cut straight to the point by saying that the new joinees are finding your videos simple, linear and utterly uninteresting. . And we reckon, with our solutions you’ll increase learner engagement and viewership, not by showing videos, but by telling stories through your videos.
Adobe Captivate: Export and Share Audio and Images
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
FEBRUARY 12, 2013
Keep in mind that you can export any Library asset (images, animation, etc). And if someone has provided assets for you, you can use the Import menu item (shown just above Export in the image above) and import multiple assets at once. Note: If you'd like to watch the Export process , check out this short video recently posted to the IconLogic YouTube channel.
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?
How to Easily Search through Free Stock Images
NOVEMBER 10, 2015
It seems like every day there’s a new site that offers free stock images. Seriously, how many stock images are you really using? In the past, I’ve save you some time by reviewing free stock images and curating them into contextual downloads. The good news is that there are three such sites where searching and finding free stock images is possible. Stock Up.