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. “Everyone in the training and development world uses stock photography. The stock library subscription is now available for immediate download.
Goldmine for Stock Photos
MARCH 17, 2014
If you have been creating digital content, then you have searched for photos online. Luckily for you, there is a new goldmine for stock photos – and from one of the biggest names in the industry. While you’re at it, swing by Getty to snag some quality photos for your next project. At most, all that is needed is a free account. Getty Images are now FREE.
eLearning Stock Library Tour
DECEMBER 12, 2014
I’m sure you have heard, we added an eLearning Stock Asset Library to our offering. Over 500,000+ photos, vectors, videos, and audio clips, ready to download. One of the most impressive things about the Stock Library license is that these assets are royalty-free. Take a Tour of the eLearning Stock Library. eLearning Stock. No problem. Have at it.
10 (Free!) Stock Photo Resources for eLearning
JUNE 20, 2013
When taking your own digital images isn’t an option, free stock photos become the go-to-tool. We have narrowed it down to 10 FREE stock photo sites , to help you manage your time a little better and find what you need on your budget. Morgue File is an easy to use free photo site, with thousands of high-resolution images.
E-Learning Tidbits: Free Stock Photos & Award Winners
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
More Free Stock Photos. I just noticed that one of my favorite free stock photo sites, StartUp Stock Photos , released a bunch more photos. I like their photos because they can be used in a lot of elearning contexts. Download the free stock photos here. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images.
Seven Ways to Use Stock Photos in E-Learing
JUNE 20, 2016
Photos are a powerful tool in e-learning. Unless you can afford custom photo shoots, you likely need to purchase stock photos. You may have heard some people talk about how much they hate stock photos in e-learning : they seem cheesy, they aren’t diverse enough, or they look like the subject is in a vacuum. Blur the photo and use it as a background.
PowerPoint & eLearning: PhotoPin, a New Stock Photo Resource
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MARCH 1, 2012
by AJ George I have previously written about my favorite stock photo resources. In that same vein I'd like to present Photopin , a new resource that may be useful in your search for budget-friendly stock photos. The photos are lifted from Flickr and are, by and large, Creative Commons licensed. If you'd like to pay for the photos instead of just linking to them, you have the option to do that through Fotolia instead.). No worries. eLearning PowerPoint
eLearning Stock Asset Library vs. eLearning Template Library
FEBRUARY 11, 2015
We offer two separate library subscriptions — eLearning Stock and eLearning Templates. Here is some clarification on the contents of these two libraries: The eLearning Stock Asset Library. Membership to the eLearning Stock Asset Library provides access to the following assets: Vector graphics - infographics, devices, arrows, buttons, icons, word clouds, and social media graphics.
Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning
OCTOBER 24, 2010
News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects. As a result, I had to do a research and find the best FREE stock photo sites. Hallo, again.
#INDIETECH: Stock Photography Must Die
AUGUST 5, 2016
Like the vast majority of B2B software companies we’ve used stock photography across all of our marketing, communication and social channels for years. We’ve spent hours pouring over Pexels and Veer for “the right” photo only to see it being used all over the Web. The post #INDIETECH: Stock Photography Must Die appeared first on Wisetail. We’re guilty. All Founder Perspective & #INDIETECH
What's Wrong with Traditional Stock Photography Sources for eLearning
JUNE 12, 2012
Back in 2007, I provided a long list of sources of stock photography for eLearning. And there are lots of other posts available on eLearning Learning Stock Photography. But I really missed something important: traditional stock photo sources are often a pain for eLearning. Bryan's not the only one doing eLearning related stock photography.
A Dozen Free Stock Video Sites for E-Learning
MAY 3, 2016
Examples of Free Stock Video Courses. Great use of stock video throughout. Find Free Stock Videos. One of the first questions that comes up is where to get free stock videos. If you’re not comfortable shooting your own stock video, try out some of these free stock videos sites. Pexels : lots of good stuff and link to free stock photos, too.
Top 10 Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning
JUNE 9, 2016
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! Many of these free stock image sites make their photos available with the Creative Commons Zero (CC0) license.
Create a photo slideshow in PowerPoint
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016
I recently created a photo slideshow (using PowerPoint) of my dad’s life-sized chess set sculpture that’s at Facebook (Go Dad!). I also included some free downloads that you can use in your own slideshows, such as the stock music I used, as well as some templates to help you with your own slideshows. Insert a photo album to your presentation. You can download them all here.
80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning
APRIL 14, 2015
In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. 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. If you’re in need of free resources and stock images these should help. They’re free for commercial use. Don’t stop there. Background images.
A Complete List of Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning
SEPTEMBER 29, 2015
The Internet is rife with free things, especially free stock image sites. However, there are usually three main issues with the free stock image sites: The free stock images aren’t really free. The free stock image sites are only there to point to for-pay stock image sites. Most of the free stock image sites are irrelevant. Free Stock Image Sites.
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.
Be a Stock Photography Model!
JUNE 18, 2014
We’ve written a lot about the importance of choosing the right images for your e-Learning projects and suggested some sources for economically priced stock photography. But what if you don’t want to spend hours searching for the perfect stock photo, or you just can’t find one that demonstrates your industry? Then it’s time to start taking your OWN stock photos!
eLearning Brothers and Infuse Medical Launch Medical Stock Image Library
JULY 8, 2014
(American Fork, UT July 8, 2014) eLearning Brothers and Infuse Medical announce the first library subscription of its kind of Medical Stock Images. It was a natural fit for Infuse Medical and eLearning Brothers to create the world’s first library of stock eLearning medical images,” said Jordan Erickson, President of Infuse Media Group. About Infuse Media Group. www.infusemed.com.
21 Reasons Why Stock Photo Sites Make Me Cry
The eLearning Coach
JANUARY 5, 2012
Frustrated because you can't find the right photo? Post from: The eLearning Coach 21 Reasons Why Stock Photo Sites Make Me Cry. Cry along with me. Graphics
Stock Photos for eLearning
SEPTEMBER 10, 2010
Great photos help create fun and engaging training. We have recently put together packs of eLearning stock photos to help you design better training. The examples are a combination of PowerPoint course styles , Cut-Out People , and eLearning stock photos. Tags: eLearning eLearning Tips People Pictures power point backgrounds stock photos
10 Do’s and Don’ts for eLearning Visuals
DECEMBER 26, 2013
Your images must add value to the course, whether it is a graph or chart explaining the information, or just an example photo that the student can relate to. Your images must add value to the course, whether it is a graph or chart explaining the information, or just an example photo that the student can relate to. These include charts, handouts, photos, or even bullet points or lists.
10 Reasons Why You Should Pay For Stock Photos
The eLearning Coach
FEBRUARY 1, 2010
Stock photos and illustrations won’t solve all your graphic needs but there are a lot of uses for them in online learning. Unless you always shoot your own photos, the question is whether you should pay for stock photos and illustrations or use one of the free services. You can find photos based on a concept, emotion or theme. Time Savings. Buzz up!
Before You Add One More Image to Your eLearning Course, Read This!
DECEMBER 16, 2014
Bad Stock Photos Make for Bad eLearning. How often have you gone to a website, looked at the photos, and said “Oh yeah, there are the happy clapping people, and there’s the arrow going into the target, and there’s the thermometer showing sales figures, and… yawn.” eLearning design eLearning stock photos Probably more times than you could count.
10 Sure-Fire Tips for Creating Your Own Stock Photos
DECEMBER 15, 2008
Going to a stock image site and looking for just the right pictures can be very time-consuming and a drain on your limited resources. Why not create your own stock images? Obviously, this approach doesn’t work for everyone and taking good photos is an art in itself. However, when you get into the office to edit the photo you see that the image is a little out of focus.
Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.
OCTOBER 31, 2010
Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning Free and Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learnin. Guys the most of you find these posts a valuable resource for the e-Learning community. As a result, the following post is Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars) Tools for e-Learning. BigBluebutton * is built for Higher Education. The project is hosted at Google Code.
22 Free e-Learning and Graphic Design Resources
JUNE 20, 2014
Free Stock Photography Photo Sites When I say “stock photography” you’re probably picturing a multiethnic group of… The post 22 Free e-Learning and Graphic Design Resources appeared first on Dashe & Thomson. Everyone loves a freebie. Below is a collection of design resources that I have personally found useful as an e-Learning, web, and graphic designer.
13 Free e-Learning Resources to Make Your Courses Beautiful
Dashe & Thomson
OCTOBER 12, 2016
Are you bored with your existing stock photography? Are you still using photos that look like this? by: Andy Schiemo. Does your eLearning feel stale or still have that 1990s vibe? Free Resources
10 Reasons to Use Illustrations Instead of Stock Photography in Learning
OCTOBER 3, 2016
The grinning woman eating a salad; the perfectly multicultural meeting; the man with a headset: these are the standards for stock photography. And while it definitely has its place, stock photography isn’t the gold standard when it comes to learning. Animation and illustration are far more versatile when compared to the sometimes-stiff, always impersonal stock photo. A stock photo can’t really convey things like nonverbal communication or reactions to different scenarios. Learners can sense stock photography from a mile away. Increased Relevancy.
The Rapid eLearning Blog » How I Use Inexpensive Stock Photos to Create E-Learning Characters
JUNE 30, 2008
Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning
DECEMBER 1, 2011
Depending on the source, stock music can be expensive and in a climate in which it’s hard to get any purchases approved, it may be viewed as frivolous. Here are my top tips for finding and working with stock music. But assuming you’ve determined that using some music is a good design decision for your project… Try stock photo sites you already use. A lot of stock photo sites also have music and sound effects. I’m not a professional audio editor, but I don’t need to be to work with stock music. Do you use music in your courses?
3 Helpful Articulate Storyline Tips
JANUARY 17, 2014
I then needed to prep a new image of the note with a push pin which I also grabbed from our template library and combined those two images within Photoshop (which you can do in any photo editor or even group them within Storyline). Articulate Storyline Resources eLearning Products/Reviews Resources Stock Images Articulate Storyline Tips Tip #1: Object Timing. It gives you 9.5
Stock Photo Sites: How To Choose The Best One
The eLearning Coach
APRIL 22, 2010
Before committing to a stock photo service, scope out the best one for your money. Post from: The eLearning Coach Stock Photo Sites: How To Choose The Best One. Tags: GRAPHICS MEDIA stock photo services stock photo sites stock photos Check these criteria first.
Media Options for Conversation-Driven eLearning
MARCH 1, 2017
In the past, I’ve created conversation-driven eLearning with video, animation, and photos. After the initial video, we used cutout still photos of the same actors. This requires a custom photo shoot, but it’s much cheaper than using video for the entire course. Photos or Illustrations. It’s possible to use conversations even with a low budget. Video.