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. by Christopher Pappas M.B.A.,
7 eLearning Design Trends for 2017
JANUARY 27, 2017
As with last year, designers are still seeking ways that they can create unique images from scratch rather than using stock photography to tell their story. Still, that stock library you have can be put to good use. In a way, it’s the difference between your typical PowerPoint Presentation versus something you might see done with Prezi. Modern-Retro Design. Minimalism.
Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning
DECEMBER 1, 2011
It actually generated applause in the middle of the session, and I guarantee that wasn’t due to its cutting-edge custom photography, innovative special effects, or vibrant color scheme! 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. Sound effects bear a mention here, as well… Need I say more than “Remember the early days of PowerPoint”? A lot of stock photo sites also have music and sound effects.
19 Kick-Butt Tools for ELearning
MAY 26, 2013
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. Font Squirrel: Great little site to find the font you need for your templates, be it PowerPoint or another form. Everyone likes nifty tips, tricks, and tools – so how about 19 of them! Many of them are free! GreenShot: a perfect alternative to Snagit.
Tips for do-it-yourself artists
Clive on Learning
SEPTEMBER 4, 2007
In Little known ways to create your own graphics using PowerPoint , Tom Kuhlman showed us how to edit Microsoft clip art in PowerPoint to shape it to your own needs. I didn't know you could do it, but I've just tried in PowerPoint 2007 and you certainly can. In Move over stock photos, Poser's here , Cathy Moore looks at alternatives to stock photos, in which, she complains, the girls are always too thin, too pretty and too happy. Monday was graphics day. You can also pick up a shape from one piece of clip art and insert it in another.
ARTICULATE NON EST REX – 3 REASONS HIGHER ORDER LEARNING IS BEYOND THE MOAT
OCTOBER 26, 2012
Overall, results were measured by the number of courses that made it from a facilitators guide to the LMS at the lowest possible costs measured against production hours, stock photography purchases and additional matter—music or more robust narration for example. When I dove a bit deeper and asked what types of content and at what level of cognitive learning were they building with PowerPoint based tools (there, I said it) they admitted these were – to use one phrase – quick and dirty but they could at least turn a small profit and churn dollars through the company.
Using Custom Artwork to Build Beautiful eLearning Without Breaking the Budget
MARCH 1, 2016
We've all spent hours in front of eLearning or PowerPoint presentations filled with dodgy clipart or stock photos. but I am sick and tired of seeing eLearning courses that use irrelevant stock photography - it's no wonder that we repeatedly hear learners saying "eLearning is so boring and ugly". (I But there is an easier way to improve the look and feel.