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Create an Old Time Movie Effect with Camtasia Studio 8

Visual Lounge

In this tutorial, I’ll discuss ways to gather clips and media to create an old time movie effect. I’ll also show you how to use Camtasia Studio to build and produce your Old Time movie. Here is a sample old time movie made with Camtasia Studio: [link]. Here is a link to the old time movie project. About the Quicktime Movie Filters. link]. link].

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Adobe Captivate 6 Tutorial now available on

Adobe Captivate has announced a new tutorial for Adobe Captivate 6 presented by David Rivers. Here’s one of the movies from the course, where David explains [.]. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe eLearning Suite captivate training Captivate tutorial rapid elearningIt’s a great course for beginners and intermediate users to explore the Captivate authoring workflow and capabilities, and learn how to use the new features introduced in Adobe Captivate 6. How do I.

Reformatting synchronous recordings like #Elluminate to publish them in #mobile formats

Ignatia Webs

After the editing you can produce the movie into a format of your preference (mp4, mp3 are most common and cross-device mobile standards). This allows people with a variety of devices to look at the reformatted Elluminate movies, as YouTube will now offer those recordings in the mobile YouTube format. mobile mobile learning mooc instructional design podcast eLearning movie

Design Tutorial, Part 1: How to Make Your Own iPad-Inspired Icons (and a Free Template!)


While she doesn’t text, IM, tweet, or blog, her iPad is her go-to tool for web surfing, reading books, playing games, shopping, watching movies, and writing email. In this post, I’ve assembled a quick tutorial on how to create your own custom iPad/iPhone app icons in PowerPoint using nothing more than drawing tools and free Microsoft clip art icons. iPad Presentation Tips.

Tutorial Karma

In the Middle of the Curve

All of the bad interactive tutorial things I have ever built have come back to haunt me. As part of my new job learning, I am working through the tutorials for the university's enterprise system. While going through the introductory tutorial (which took me about 2 hours), I noticed that I was trying to "game the system." to get through it. also found myself becoming more aggravated as I worked through the tutorial. In comparison, I looked at one of the tutorials JM built before he left. JM's tutorial had a distinct audience - the university's end user.

10 steps to convert a DVD into a #mobile format

Ignatia Webs

If you have a documentary or a movie you made on history that you can distribute on mobile devices, you can deliver it to your learners in advance of a field trip. During the last couple of months colleagues of mine (and family) have been asking to give them an easy way to rip and convert DVD movies to a format that works on their mobile device. Step 2. Step 3. Step 4. Step 5. Step 6.

How to Navigate Difficult Internal and External eLearning Customers

eLearning Brothers

Make a brief video tutorial that illustrates all of the required clicks, drags, and coding it takes to make a “simple revision” to an eLearning course. For example, many people understand the amount of work required to create a movie. (It took eight months just to film Star Wars: The Force Awakens !) Refer So…we need to go back to the drawing board.”. Education. Illustration.

Reformatting #multimedia recordings to publish them in #mobile formats

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After the editing you can produce the movie into a format of your preference (mp4, mp3 are most common and cross-device mobile standards). This allows people with a variety of devices to look at the reformatted virtual classroom movies, as YouTube will now offer those recordings in the mobile YouTube format. Here you see an example of a session given by David Metcalf on mLearning.

Captivate Widgets Tutorial: Create your first Widget

Adobe Captivate

We will ignore the ‘Preview’ window and the last part of the skeleton code which is used to pass parameters from the widget to Captivate (we will deal with these sections in the next tutorial). But in the next widget tutorial post I am going to explain how we can inherit the slide size as parameters to make this print function more scalable. 7. So, shall we get started?


How to Make a Video Presentation in PowerPoint in 5 Easy Steps

DigitalChalk eLearning

Apart from images, you can impress your audience with interactive quizzes, YouTube and Vimeo videos, Web objects and Flash movies just using the toolbar in your PowerPoint. eLearning Tools For DigitalChalk Users Online Training Software Tips and Tricks Tutorials Learning Management SystemIt’s no secret that most people are visually oriented. Tips for a Powerful Presentation.

Instructional Design: The Process – 1

Origin Learning

There have been all types of blend in learning, using all possible avenues from brick-and-mortar classrooms, virtual classrooms, eLearning, digital tutorials, videos, to xAPI tracking all forms of social or informal learning. Does the smell of fresh popcorns trigger a movie time memory? Many traditional classroom sessions use videos or movies to present a concept or an outcome.


Captivate 4 tutorials

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 4 , Captivate tutorials. Late last year, I had blogged about a set of Captivate 3 tutorials on the Adobe website. Also on the Adobe website are a set of video tutorials on Captivate 4 basics (some of these are present in the product itself). These Captivate movies can be accessed here: Adobe Captivate workspace. These were specifically crated for the education industry and most of our readers have found them very useful. This has now been completely refreshed for Captivate 4- with new topics on the key Captivate 4 features. Roundtripping with MS PowerPoint.

Draw and Talk Over Your Images to Communicate Clearer

Visual Lounge

Narration is common in movies and storybooks, but it’s also proven to be a great tool in academics and business. If you gave the tutorial a try (or if you’re already doing something similar with Snagit or another tool), please take this 5 minute survey and you could win one of three $50 Amazon gift cards! Or a sportscaster draw on-screen to analyze a sports play?

7 Technical Tips for Creating Video Lectures

eLearning Brothers

With the vast array of free and paid software solutions for creating recording tutorials, screencasts and video lectures, it’s easy to get out of your depth and start making the wrong choices. For some reasonable cutting, joining and tweaking, feel free to try Microsoft Movie Maker, Apple iMovie, Avidemux or any other tools with similar functionality. Engaging text is half the battle.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Looking to develop interactive training and support videos, flawless screen capturing for tutorials, etc.? You can add text and images with easy-to-use drag-and-drop feature and use multi-touch widgets to include interactive photo galleries, movies, keynote presentations, 3D objects, and lot more, and publish the eBook. So here’s a few – 15 actually! Adobe Edge Animate. Claro.

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Instructional Design: What do you get when you mix articulate presenter, with captivate, with camtasia, with webquiz. you could get THIS

Ignatia Webs

The final product was produced by Articulate Presenter, but I mixed in, Camtasia, phpBB, Captivate, QuickCam pro movies, a Ning community, Articulate Quizmaker quizzes, hotspot quiz and even a Canadian Bear! How can you mix all kinds of software's AND social media apps? That is one of the questions I have roaming about in the back of my mind.

Does blended learning increase student results? Yes, a case from the Tilburg University

Ignatia Webs

Second strategy : only deliver movies from MAX 10 minutes, this had a positive effect. His format was a variety of online delivered content and actions, his blended approach: web-lectures web-tutorials web-tests web-consulting live streaming All of these five different stages got students more actively involved in the courses. His topic: accounting (no wonder students fall asleep!

Attributing Derivative Works in your eLearning Courses


Having read so many Stephen King, Sydney Sheldon, Nora Roberts and many others, I feel a sense of déjà vu when I see a derivative movie based on the novel. Many times, the author of the book on which the movie is based is never mentioned. This This tells me that the movie producers had purchased exclusive rights to the “originality” of the idea of the movie.

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Are Your Video Transitions Helping or Hurting?

Visual Lounge

Doing a home repair tutorial and literally waiting for the paint to dry? would stay away from fade to black transitions in narrative “movies” or short films you produce. Think about the movies and TV shows you watch–they rarely, if ever, do a fade to black transition. Sure, they’re cool in Star Wars , but that movie came out 40 years ago. Wrong! The problem is us.

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Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

They can be used to: demonstrate processes step-by-step in a tutorial. The ability to make a screencast video can also be used to showcase your creativity when playing games like Minecraft and recreating scenes from movies and/or filming music videos in simulation games like The Sims. Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. share pointers for playing a game.

Congratulations ScreenChamps!

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Backyard FX FINALE Sword Stab Tutorial. Teach viewers how to recreate popular digital effects from their favorite movies, TV shows, and videogames. Worked well as a teaser, which could lead to a more in-depth tutorial. Introducing.our 2011 ScreenChamps! There was also some good conversation in the chat room. Entertainment Category Winner. Creator. Audience. Purpose. Tools Used.

Captivate 6 vs. Articulate Storyline

In the Middle of the Curve

created the same quick tutorial (how to use Google Help) with both products. won't be sharing the tutorial links here since I haven't asked my bosses for permission. Articulate Storyline PowerPoint-like interface makes it easier to teach and less intimidating for new users Pre-developed interactions very easy to edit Default to end of slide vs. having to reset the timing for every object like in Captivate Love the scene organization - makes it easier to find and edit sections of the tutorial Movies - really easy to create. Baseline tutorial never loaded.

Ten Ways to Use Video in the Classroom

Visual Lounge

Streamline group projects by having students create videos and then have a movie screening day rather than stand-and-deliver presentations. 3. Record tutorial videos of how-to basics and spend your time with teachers working out implementation in the classroom. Today, we want to take a look at using video in the classroom. Check them out! Can’t see the embedded video?

New version of Camtasia for Mac bends time and space

Visual Lounge

Watch tutorials: Clip speed | Remove a color. So you're watching a movie and there's a scene where the clouds are racing overhead at an impossible rate.and cars are streaming along the freeway like a solid river of light. Image credit: Tomasz Stasiuk We don't usually give codenames to minor releases but if we did, this one would be called Dr. Who. You read that right. And Space.

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Dev Team Highlights from 2014


This allows sellers to offer a short video, much like a movie trailer or commercial, informing learners about the course. You can search for relevant topics, browse through FAQs, watch video tutorials, or easily access contact information and social media for our team. OpenSesame Plus was by far our biggest project of the year. 2015 Sneak Peek. Shhhh! OpenSesame

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Free images and a great storytelling technique for eLearning


You don’t need a blockbuster movie budget to incorporate some cool techniques from movies. In fact, a lot of what I learn from movies and TV is more about storytelling than special effects. Other famous establishing shots in movies often include shots of entire cities, streets, and even spectacular space ships as in the first scene of “Star Wars.”

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Product Review – Articulate Storyline 2

eLearning 24-7

Tutorials when opening the product – Good, but. Tutorials and Help that in order to use you have to be online.  Upon entering Storyline 2, you are immediately provided with a few options on the left side of the screen, tutorials in the middle of the screen. . Since I was wanting to build my course quickly, I decided to go use one of those tutorials. Love it. Never. 

Become Better at Screencasting: Tips from Anton Bollen

Visual Lounge

He had already been an intern for a few years, and was deep in the middle of our tutorial creation process. I had the privilege to continue to work with him over the next several years, continuing as an intern and then as he joined full time to create tutorial videos. You might even recognize his voice from the Jing Project tutorials. The show wasn’t without incident though.

My First 72 hours with the Blackberry Playbook

mLearning Revolution

This is why I was very pleasantly surprised when I tapped the Help app and found loads of video tutorials for many of the applications included. One thing I really like about Apple and Google is that they both have a single user id and password for just about every service, so once I setup my device, it knows who I am and I can begin purchasing apps, music, movies etc. update.

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Four Essential Tips for the Rapid E-Learning Pro

Rapid eLearning

With a rapid elearning tool, you’re using PowerPoint’s easy authoring environment to create Flash movies. However, when you want to use PowerPoint for elearning you kind of have to step away from linear. A key is to see each slide (which becomes a Flash movie) as a piece of information. good way to learn more is to find some illustrated images that come with tutorials.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


It’s also popular enough that there are also a lot of tutorials on webpages and on YouTube to help you learn how to use it to handle most basic audio editing tasks. 4) A video editor. Deciding to embrace eLearning for your employee training has become a no-brainer nowadays. Let’s begin with the most essential content creation tools: 1) A text-editor. Keep that in mind.).

'Using Facebook & Twitter For Learning & Teaching' Workshop


WizIQ (web conferencing) Create Cartoons, Movies & Animations: Xtranormal Go Animate Toondoo Desktop Authoring Tools: Courselab Exe Use your iPad to Create OER On-The-Fly: Educreations Explain Everything Social Media Tools and tips 200+ Learning Tools Just in Time Training To You (JiT2U) on Social media and Web 2.0 Empowering Personal Learning Environments at NCeL!

ET and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Well, if you thought that was what I was referring to, then you have the wrong blog – I think the movies section is somewhere over there — ET in this case refers to emerging technology.  Create your own app to use with the product, from a “how to” to “software tutorial” to “interactive real life scenarios”, etc. Fax machines. Tablets.

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script for vodcasting workshop at OEB

Ignatia Webs

Take a screenshot/snapshot of your movie 5. Comment on each others video posts Extras: movies for mobiles, how to improve your blog… Where does video blogging fit into the new media? There are a lot out there, so feel free to roam about. • Windows movie maker • Mac's iMovie Compress a video You, who have brought a movie, please use that one. Update your computer 2.