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What's Wrong with Traditional Stock Photography Sources for eLearning

Tony Karrer

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. At the start of the conversation, I wasn't quite sure why a company would focus on stock photography specifically aimed at eLearning. This greatly reduces image search time.

Be a Stock Photography Model!

Everything E-Learning

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!

Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

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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. I am sure that the most of us work with tight budgets and limited resources. Stock images are in the public domain.

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Setting the Mood: Top Tips for Adding Stock Music to Your E-Learning

E-learning Uncovered

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. Search for concrete terms. It’s extremely difficult for people to communicate about music… even well enough to enter search terms for what they want. Show restraint.

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Make Learning An Experience. Blend It! | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

Outside of work I enjoy several hobbies including camping, travel and photography. Some of my photography can be seen in local art galleries and online through National Geographic image stock. Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Blend It! We make the learning experience as real to them as possible. We blend it. What’s working?

The Power of Your Network | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

Outside of work I enjoy several hobbies including camping, travel and photography. Some of my photography can be seen in local art galleries and online through National Geographic image stock. Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? Networking comes naturally for some people, but not-so-much for others. So big deal, you say.

6 Mistakes you should never make as a Presenter

The Learning Generalist

I'll argue that when you start your presentation design at the computer, you're context switching between slide layouts, searching for images, dealing with hang ups AND thinking through your story. decade old, cheesy, overused clipart makes you look as if you were too lazy to click a photograph or search for a 'meaningful' image from the internet. That isn't the case, is it? Never!

Top 60 Jobs That Will Rock the Future

eLearning 3.0

When it comes to biomedical engineering, the sky is the limit, and young ingenious scientists are needed all the time to keep on searching for the next big breakthrough. 7. Media Search Consultant. like showing up on the first page of a Google search, and media search consultants can make that happen. Armed with search engine knowledge, a good media search consultant finds clever keywords and the right ways to drive up traffic and take your website to the top (of search engine ranking)! Republished With Permission from GetDegrees.com. Twenty?

Top 60 Jobs That Will Rock the Future

eLearning 3.0

When it comes to biomedical engineering, the sky is the limit, and young ingenious scientists are needed all the time to keep on searching for the next big breakthrough. 7. Media Search Consultant. like showing up on the first page of a Google search, and media search consultants can make that happen. Armed with search engine knowledge, a good media search consultant finds clever keywords and the right ways to drive up traffic and take your website to the top (of search engine ranking)! Republished With Permission from GetDegrees.com. Twenty?

Snap happy

Clive on Learning

really can't see any snags at this price, which from what I can remember is a tint fraction of what you used to have to pay for stock photography. Apart from Google image search, I've also been exploring Flickr, now a bit of a cult site. So many people are sharing their photos there, you're almost bound to find something. I was a bit annoyed that I couldn't find one of me, so I've uploaded a few, though God knows what sort of sad person would ever search for them (that's excluding me and my Mum My favourite for glossy and highly professional images is iStockPhoto.

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Moving from Teacher to Facilitator | Social Learning Blog

Social Learning

Outside of work I enjoy several hobbies including camping, travel and photography. Some of my photography can be seen in local art galleries and online through National Geographic image stock. Search the blog Popular Latest Comments Tags Web-Based, Instructor-Led, EPSS? So how do you keep it real? Move from being a teacher to facilitator. What did all of this logic mean?

Microsoft Illustration Styles for a Consistent look and feel in your document/ presentation

The Learning Generalist

I usually advocate the use of stock photos, amateur photography in documents and presentations. The way to seek out thousands of editable graphics is to go to Microsoft Office Online and search for images as I've done below: Here are some of the styles I recommend for your documents/ presentations/ e-learning modules. That said, I cant deny the need for high quality illustrations to add pop to your imagery and visualization. like Microsoft Online for the fact that they provide meta-files that you can group, ungroup and regroup to create custom images. Sumeet Moghe, 2009.

Microsoft Illustration Styles for a Consistent look and feel in your document/ presentation

The Learning Generalist

I usually advocate the use of stock photos, amateur photography in documents and presentations. The way to seek out thousands of editable graphics is to go to Microsoft Office Online and search for images as I've done below: Here are some of the styles I recommend for your documents/ presentations/ e-learning modules. That said, I cant deny the need for high quality illustrations to add pop to your imagery and visualization. like Microsoft Online for the fact that they provide meta-files that you can group, ungroup and regroup to create custom images. Sumeet Moghe, 2009.

100 Conversation Topics

Tony Karrer

Point me to it by putting a link to: 100 Conversations and the exact text "100 Conversations" in your post and I'll find it via blog search. search method I use that I don't think a lot of other people use. Example of successful precedent searches. Examples of how I conduct high consequence searches. Which desktop search tool I use and why. Notes I take when I'm searching. What do I do if I've searched for something and I'm not sure if it exists. search tool other than Google that I use, when and why. You can also point me via a comment.

Cut the Clip Art Clutter

Mindflash

Much like stock photography, the trick to using clip art well is to keep it styled in a way that reinforces your message. Search by Style to Build a Clip art Collection. If you’re using Microsoft Clip Art Online , it’s easy to search by style. Just click on the style link to automatically search for all clip art images created in that style. Better?

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 2 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

Howe covered several examples of how companies have used the internet to crowdsource a given task, the first of which was photography. The rise of photo sharing sites like Flikr and inexpensive, easy-to-use semi-professional digital cameras has brought a rapid commoditization to stock photography. The sourcing of stock photography for learning content was an easy leap.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 2 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

Howe covered several examples of how companies have used the internet to crowdsource a given task, the first of which was photography. The rise of photo sharing sites like Flikr and inexpensive, easy-to-use semi-professional digital cameras has brought a rapid commoditization to stock photography. The sourcing of stock photography for learning content was an easy leap.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 2 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

Howe covered several examples of how companies have used the internet to crowdsource a given task, the first of which was photography. The rise of photo sharing sites like Flikr and inexpensive, easy-to-use semi-professional digital cameras has brought a rapid commoditization to stock photography. The sourcing of stock photography for learning content was an easy leap.

The Wisdom of Crowds - E-Learning Guild's Annual Gathering 2009 (Part 2 of 3)

Learning on the Leading Edge

Howe covered several examples of how companies have used the internet to crowdsource a given task, the first of which was photography. The rise of photo sharing sites like Flikr and inexpensive, easy-to-use semi-professional digital cameras has brought a rapid commoditization to stock photography. The sourcing of stock photography for learning content was an easy leap.

Simplicity in Presentations and Why it Matters

The Learning Generalist

Stock photography and cheap digital cameras make the availability of high quality imagery a breeze. You're thinking of the kind of image you want, and then you go to search it and then you decide it needs modifications and then you get sucked in and at the same time you're thinking about the order of your slides -- you get the idea, don't you? Friends, Romans, Countrymen."