Get started with Photoshop for eLearning design
JUNE 9, 2016
With just a few quick lessons in Photoshop, I was able to help these colleagues become confident about using this great eLearning design tool. Trust me, Photoshop is actually easy and very cool. If you don’t have Photoshop already, you can download it here and try it free for 30 days. Essential Photoshop terms. New document settings in Photoshop. Raster.
Free 13-hour Photoshop course for Beginners
SEPTEMBER 13, 2013
Captivate and Photoshop make a powerful combination to put that to work. Here is a free comprehensive 13-hour-course on Photoshop This will teach you the fundamentals of Adobe Photoshop with easy to […]. Do you have courses with images or photos that you wanted to edit to make them look better or relevant for your course? Whats new
3 FREE Alternatives to Adobe Photoshop
MAY 10, 2012
Not all of us in instructional design can whip up a professionally altered photo in Photoshop. Personally I find Photoshop tool rather confusing (I know I'm not the only one), so I more often than not use one of these tools to get the job done 10x faster. Try these 3 FREE alternatives instead! Enjoy! 1. PicMonkey. BeFunky. iPiccy. Tweet. free training tools
How to Make Cutout People Images in Photoshop
MARCH 11, 2015
Here is another perspective on How to Clip Out People Images in Photoshop. The post How to Make Cutout People Images in Photoshop appeared first on eLearning Brothers. To begin, find a picture of a person, animal, or object that you would like to use. For my example, I’ll use the gentleman third from the left in this image. Start by selecting the Background Eraser Tool. And voila!
Check out this Photoshop Sneak Peek: Image Deblurring [VIDEO]
OCTOBER 17, 2011
photoshop , eLearning Suite , Deblurring. Just when you think what else can Photoshop do in the next version to blow us away, the team once again manages to surprise us. I saw this video last week during the Adobe MAX conference and couldn’t wait to share it here on my Blog. If you were impressed with the Content-aware fill feature in Photoshop CS5 , check out this amazing feature that will finally help us de-blur an image. I can’t wait for this to make it into our Adobe eLearning Suite. Send to Kindle. eLearning
How to Clip out People Images in Photoshop
APRIL 25, 2011
In this tutorial I show a quick and effective way to remove a background using Adobe Photoshop. eLearning eLearning Tips People Cutouts Tutorials graphic design images People Pictures photoshopHave you ever wondered how to cutout an object from a background?
Learn a New Skill: Why You Need to Learn Adobe Photoshop
JANUARY 21, 2015
If you’re a designer, marketer, visual communications employee, or work any type of creative job Adobe Photoshop skills are a must. That is, those of you out there working in leadership, support, sales, development, and maybe even accounting (I admit this one is a stretch, but you never know) may someday be called on to utilize the visual prowess of Photoshop. Plus, Photoshop is fun! Throughout this blog post we will list three solid reasons you should possess Adobe Photoshop skills no matter your job title and three things you didn’t know you could do with Photoshop.
Forget Photoshop, PowerPoint 2010 Rocks for AHA-G!
OCTOBER 18, 2010
Secondly, no doubt Photoshop fanatics are going to scream foul and use long-winded scientific methods to illustrate all the things that it can do, which PowerPoint can't do. Also, it takes time to master Photoshop (basics), while in PowerPoint you can learn some amazing stuff within seconds. Now, I can convert completely and ditch Photoshop for good. BEING ATTACKED! FORGET IT
Converting Cutout People Photos into Sketched Drawings in Photoshop
AUGUST 20, 2013
Learn how to create awesome sketch characters using this simple technique in Adobe Photoshop. . Add another tool into your eLearning toolbox. Watch the tutorial below: Trouble viewing the video? Click here to watch the video on our YouTube page. eLearning Featured Graphic Design Resources Resources cutout people graphic design People Pictures sketch
How to Create an Animated GIF From Video in Photoshop
AUGUST 21, 2014
In the below video, I’ll show how you can easily use Adobe Photoshop to create an animated GIF from a short video file. The post How to Create an Animated GIF From Video in Photoshop appeared first on E-Learning Uncovered We’ve all seen them before. Those animated, funny and sometimes annoying images that get sent around the office or family in long chain emails.
Remix culture and education
Learning with e's
JUNE 22, 2016
Photoshop is software that allows users to do the same thing with images. creativity Digital education Garageband learning Photoshop remix schools TechnologyIn my last blog post I illustrated a new model of digital literacies in the context of age of remix. Since then, several have asked me what I mean by remix culture, and how it applies to education. It is always a work in progress.
Remove unwanted areas from an image for $10 with Snapheal a la Photoshop Content-aware Fill
JANUARY 10, 2012
One of the most mind-blowing new features in Photoshop CS5 is the incredible ‘content-aware fill ’ feature, which basically allows you to remove an unwanted area from an image by simply selecting it and then choosing Fill from the Edit menu. Photoshop , Snapheal , eLearning. Back then I couldn’t get enough of trying out this feature on different images. Send to Kindle. eLearning
Need a Different Shirt Color? Learn How to Modify Colors in Adobe Photoshop.
JUNE 11, 2013
In this screencast I show you how to use the Replace Color options within Adobe Photoshop. Cutout People eLearning Featured Graphic Design Tips Tips and Tricks cutout people photoshop . Have you ever found an image of a person but wish they had on a different color shirt? Maybe you need the image to better meet your uniform or branding requirements.
Help, GIMP isn’t working! Here’s what to do…
AUGUST 23, 2015
Image Tools Tools Uncategorized Adobe Photoshop E-learning GIMP OERs Online LearningPosted in Image Tools Tools Uncategorized. You’re in the middle of an amazing edit on an image and suddenly nothing seems to to working. Here’s the top 4 tips to get GIMP working perfectly again. The most important thing to remember is to always be saving. SAVE YOUR WORK.
Create Visual Interest with Masks in Photoshop
SEPTEMBER 19, 2011
Today I’ll show you some fun masking techniques using Adobe Photoshop. I’ll show you how to create some visual interest and depth to a design by overlapping and masking elements. . eLearning eLearning Tips Graphic Design Tips graphic design People Pictures photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS5: A Few of My Favorite Things, Part I
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
MAY 21, 2010
by Barbara Binder Photoshop CS5 is out and has lots of really cool new features. After a few moments of processing Photoshop succeeds in removing the selection and builds a wall in its place! For a long-time Photoshop user like me, this is nothing short of magical. How about the Advanced Photoshop class ? Click the OK button. Not impressed?
Top 5 productivity tips for Adobe Captivate
DECEMBER 23, 2014
Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 8 Adobe Color Best practices Captivate tips Ease of use eLearning iPad iPhone Keyboard shortcuts Photoshop rapid elearning screen capture Shared Actions simulation Swatches Tips and Tricks To make the most of this tool, here are the top 5 productivity tips I’ve followed over the years. How do I.
Adobe Announces Technical Communication Suite 5
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
JANUARY 14, 2014
Acrobat Adobe Captivate Adobe FrameMaker Adobe Illustrator Adobe Presenter Adobe RoboHelp Adobe''s Technical Communication Suite Captivate Documentation eLearning ePub FrameMaker Help Authoring Help Systems HTML5 Instructional Design Kindle Localization mLearning Photoshop PowerPoint Print Publishing/Desktop Publishing Responsive Layout RoboHelp TechComm Technical Communications Technology User Assistance Earlier this morning Adobe announced an update to its popular Technical Communication Suite. You can create print, PDF, or XML/DITA content with Adobe FrameMaker 12. You
PowerPoint 2010: Creating a Spinning Animation
I Came, I Saw, I Learned
NOVEMBER 4, 2011
" Photoshopby AJ George. Have you ever tried to use PowerPoint to create a spinning animation (such as the ticking hands of a clock)? If so, you may have gotten frustrated and quit because the most logical animation to use--the spin animation--spins objects from their center axes. To illustrate, let's say you made a clock, and it looks like the example below.
Working with Photoshop Layer Comps in Adobe Captivate
SEPTEMBER 12, 2011
In Adobe Photoshop, you can work with different types of layers like adjustment layers, mask layers, and layer comps. Layer comps allow you to create, manage, and view multiple versions of a layout in a single Photoshop file. Adobe Photoshop Course layouts Graphics for eLearning Layer Comps Photoshop Roundtripping Rapid Authoring rapid elearning round-trip User InterfaceThis feature comes in really handy when you are creating screen layouts for your eLearning courses. You [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5
It Takes a Village, Photoshop, and Microcopy: This Week on #BLPLearn
JULY 24, 2014
It talks about the positives and negatives of using Photoshop, changes necessary for a PSD-free workflow & more. #BLPLearn is our way of saving all of the great content our team curates… and sharing it with the wider community. We’ll usually include some commentary from the original team member who found the article, too. Check back every Thursday. JOIN IN THE FUN. THIS WEEK’S ARTICLES.
New Course + Quiz Template using the Power of Adobe Photoshop!
APRIL 18, 2012
When I had shared Quiz + Course templates a few months back, some Adobe Captivate users asked me for an Architecture-based theme. And I thought why not! So here’s a new template which you can use right away for creating your eLearning content. Download the Template file (.cptx) cptx) from here. Let me take few minutes [.]. eLearning Suite eLearning this week Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5
Captivate Training: Roundtripping Adobe Captivate Content with Adobe Photoshop
JULY 12, 2011
Topic: Roundtripping Adobe Captivate Content with Adobe Photoshop Date and time: Thursday, Aug 18, 2011 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Dr. Pooja Jaisingh and Vish for an exciting session on Photoshop roundtripping. Learn how to instantly update Adobe Photoshop files imported in Adobe Captivate projects, invoke Adobe Photoshop from within Adobe Captivate, [.]. Photoshop RoundtrippingTraining and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5
Gamification In Application Software Training
AUGUST 29, 2013
Adobe LevelUp is a free plug-in that turns learning Photoshop into an interesting experience. These tasks are built around key Photoshop functions such as removing redeye, whitening teeth, and replacing the colors in a photo. In short, this game helps you learn the core features of Photoshop in a much more engaging way than typical software training. ” ~ Karl Kapp.
Sumo Paint: the free alternative for Photoshop
FEBRUARY 25, 2010
Now Photoshop is an amazing software, but it is expensive and it is very much focusing on full-time designers that really get into all its complicated features. If you only use pictures from time to time and you only go for basic functions like color adjustments, resizing images and so on, the free an very user friendly Irfanview will be the photo-imaging-editor for you. and more.
Creating a Sticker Effect in Photoshop
SEPTEMBER 14, 2011
Have you ever seen those fun graphics that look like stickers. It’s a very simple technique to duplicate. In this screencast I demonstrate how to create a sticker effect with our cutout people images. /> allowFullScreen= true wmode= opaque allowfullscreen= true pluginspage= [link] />. eLearning eLearning Tips Graphic Design Tips
Check out this award-winning interactive eBook!
NOVEMBER 4, 2013
Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" "Video screen capture" Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 7 Adobe Creative Cloud Adobe DPS Adobe Edge Animate Adobe InDesign Adobe Muse Adobe Photoshop adobe presenter Adobe Presenter Video Creator Digital Publishing Suite Ease of use eBook eSeminar Interactive eBook
Photoshop round-tripping in Captivate 5: Quicker & powerful way to work with images.
JULY 30, 2010
One of the exciting features of eLearning Suite 2 is Photoshop round tripping with Captivate. You can not only import Photoshop layers but also edit the source Photoshop document from Captivate (eLS 2.0). You can now import the Photoshop document once and modify as many times as required without the bother of importing layers over and again. eLearning Suite
eLearning Suite & Photoshop CS5 – Getting super clean edges on alpha objects
MARCH 6, 2011
The answer is that it’s pretty easy with eLearning Suite 2, because Photoshop CS5 and Adobe Captivate 5 work together to make for a simple solution to complex problems like that one. People often ask me how I got such a clean cutout of an image in Adobe Captivate 5. Sure, it’s easy to get [.]. eLearning Suite Extending Captivate How do I. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Whats new
Use Avatar Characters to Guide your Learners
AUGUST 29, 2012
Rapid Authoring Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials Whats new "Elearning authoring tools" Actors Adobe Captivate 6 Adobe Presenter 8 Avatars Characters Design Ease of use Guest post Photoshop PowerPoint rapid elearningGuest Blog by: Bryan Jones, author of the Assets eLearning Blog and President of eLearningArt.com, a stock photo site for the eLearning industry. Introduction to Using Avatars In my last post, I introduced the idea that characters can be used in a number of ways in your eLearning course. Now I’d like to start with [.]. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite How do I.
5 FREE Tools For Instructional Designers
MAY 19, 2015
Many elearning developers have similar programs in their “toolbox” You’ll find Articulate Storyline, Adobe Captivate, Lectora Inspire, Adobe Photoshop, Snagit, stock photo memberships, premium templates, and so on. Photoshop Alternatives – While you will certainly need to get Adobe Photoshop at some point, these three options may meet your needs in the interim.
Placebo Effect in Video Games, Photoshop’s Hidden Gems, & Non-Linear eLearning: This Week on #BLPLearn
NOVEMBER 5, 2015
Photoshop’s Hidden Gems . Here’s a short video about Photoshop hidden gems I found on Adobe.tv. The one that impresses me is Photoshop’s ability to generate multiple images from the same layer just by changing the layer name. Adobe Photoshop CC Hidden Gems. The post Placebo Effect in Video Games, Photoshop’s Hidden Gems, & Non-Linear eLearning: This Week on #BLPLearn appeared first on Bottom-Line Performance. #BLPLearn is for our fellow members of the L&D community. THIS WEEK’S ARTICLES. Placebo effect alive and well in video games….
Training: Adobe Photoshop basics for Adobe Captivate 5.5 users – Part 2
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Date and time: Thursday, March 22, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaising to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop for creating and editing images/assets for Adobe Captivate 5.5. This is the second part of 2 part series wherein we will discuss different techniques used in creating and managing [.]. Conferences and events eLearning Suite eLearning this week How do I. Rapid eLearning Training and Tutorials "Elearning authoring tools" Adobe Adobe Captivate Adobe Captivate 5 Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5
Crop to Circle in Photoshop
JANUARY 26, 2015
Cropping in a circle is an interesting visual effect, and is pretty easy to do in Photoshop once you learn these simple techniques. In this video tutorial, we’ll show you 2 different ways to crop in a circle in Photoshop. Today I am going to show you how to do a crop to shape in Photoshop. Synopsis. In one, you’ll enclose the entire image in a circle.
Great Adobe Photoshop Training – All Free – This Week!
FEBRUARY 26, 2013
Summary: CreativeLive is offering great Photoshop training for both beginners and advanced designers all for free this week. From February 25th to March 2nd, CreativeLive will be broadcasting very high quality Adobe Photoshop training and it’s all free! Not only that, but they are featuring the best Photoshop instructors out there, many of which have written books on Photoshop.
Training: Adobe Photoshop basics for Adobe Captivate 5.5 users – Part 1
FEBRUARY 29, 2012
Date and time: Thursday, March 8, 2012 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM US/Pacific Description: Join Vish and Dr. Pooja Jaisingh to learn the basics of Adobe Photoshop for creating and editing images/assets for Adobe Captivate 5.5. This is the first part of 2 part series wherein we will discuss different techniques used in creating and managing [.]. Conferences and events eLearning this week How do I. Rapid Authoring Training and Tutorials Adobe Adobe Captivate 5 training Adobe Captivate 5.5 Adobe Captivate webinar Adobe eLearning Suite Adobe eLearning Suite 2 Adobe eLearning Suite 2.5
OCTOBER 20, 2015
Photoshop, Captivate, and tons of other products). Adobe has recently been making a push to significantly improve the user experience of their community support resources (likely, at least in part, to Articulate’s excellent user-group support forum). Adobe’s relatively new ‘Community Connections‘ page is a add-on to their revamped product communities (i.e.