Video Format Comparison - Flash Video Format - WMV Format - Quicktime - Real

Tony Karrer

I was recently asked what video format to use and particularly about the differences between the Flash Video Format (FLV) and Windows Media - WMV Format. In The Rise of Flash Video - Tom Green tells us: This is not to say QuickTime and Windows Media are dead technologies. They aren't by a long shot, but when it comes to putting video on the web, the Flash Player has rapidly become the only game in town.

Creating a Simple Video in Windows Movie Maker

The Learning Dispatch

There are plenty of ways to create a video using a free solution. Windows Movie Maker comes prepackaged with Windows operating systems and is more than capable of producing a decent video. What you''ll need: Windows Movie Maker (download here ) A video file ( here is a list of supported video formats, under "What kind of files can I import?". If your file has not been saved in one of these formats, you may need to convert it to a supported format.

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Understanding Video File Types: Codecs, Containers, and Outputs

TechSmith Camtasia

While there are a plethora of video file types, which consist of codecs and containers, choosing the right one doesn’t have to be complicated — but it certainly can be. You may have heard the phrase video codec when referring to video files. Audio actually uses its own codecs.

How To Edit Video: Reducing File Size

TechSmith Camtasia

Video file size can be tricky and the concept of reducing video file size has many technical variables associated with it. Video Format and File Type. **If There are many different video formats you could export your finished video into. To help you understand video codecs and containers we wrote an in depth post about the differences of video files types. Other common video file types include: MOV (Apple Quicktime Movie).AVI

The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide

learnWorlds

Creating a fantastic online course is more or less equivalent to creating one or more great videos for your students. Luckily, nowadays, video production is not just a privilege of the professionals. The plethora of available video editing software makes it hard to choose one.

Five Tips for Creating Graphics for Mobile Devices

Upside Learning

At Upside Learning we’ve been creating various learning applications for mobile devices including apps for iPhone, Blackberry, & Android; browser based courses; short movies/animations etc. Image Formats: png should be your preferred format (as against.gif) as it has greater color depth and is fully lossless with variable transparency. You can also create animations in Flash and convert that to video formats that the smart phones support.

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Secrets of Video Demo Timeline (cpvc project)

Adobe Captivate

This post will explain the more specific features of the Timeline panel in a Video Demo project (cpvc file). Timeline in a CPVC or Video Demo Project. CPVC-files are created with the Video Demo application packed with Captivate. Those projects are pure video files, they can only be published to a video format (MP4 – H264 codec). It has a dedicated video editor, which has some panels similar to those in a cptx-project. Intro.

Voice-over videos for eLearning: A step-by-step guide

TalentLMS

What’s the first thing that comes to mind when you hear the phrase “ voice-over video? ”. Voice-over is an extremely versatile type of video and can be used on anything from movie trailers to college lectures to, of course, corporate training. Inspirational/introductory videos.

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Secrets of Timeline(s) in Captivate – Intro

Adobe Captivate

Many users talk about the output of a Captivate project as ‘a movie’ Although this is only completely true for a file published to a video format (MP4), this indicates well that Captivate is related to video applications like Premiere Pro and After Effects. No one will have doubts about the importance of ‘time’ for video. A movie has a playhead, which moves at a certain speed. Intro. Happy New Year 2017 to all Captivate users!

22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos

learnWorlds

It’s not one, neither two, but 22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos. Achieving a fantastic online course is more or less equivalent to creating one or more great videos for your students. Luckily, nowadays video production is not just a privilege of the professionals. Affordable software and easy-to-use apps empower you as a course maker and unleash your creativity resulting in impressive instructional videos. 13 AVS Video Editor.

Secrets of Video Demo Timeline (cpvc project)

Adobe Captivate

This post will explain the more specific features of the Timeline panel in a Video Demo project (cpvc file). Timeline in a CPVC or Video Demo Project. CPVC-files are created with the Video Demo application packed with Captivate. Those projects are pure video files, they can only be published to a video format (MP4 – H264 codec). It has a dedicated video editor, which has some panels similar to those in a cptx-project. Intro.

Reformat your training sessions to increase their impact

LearnUpon

Converting the training session to a video. Once the live session has taken place you should convert the content to a format that can be uploaded into a course in your LMS. GoToTraining, WebEx, and Adobe Connect all record live sessions to video formats, such as mp4. You can do this by using tools like Camtasia or QuickTime (you may need to download a plugin to record both audio and video). Movie Maker is one that’s easy to use.

10 Low-Cost Ideas for Employee Training

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

To get the ball rolling, simply write down the scenario you'd like to address, transform it into a case study format and let your employees reflect on the outcome of the scenario. The only other additional cost to factor in is a video-hosting subscription such as with Vimeo PRO or Wistia, two very reputable companies that specialize in providing small businesses and professionals with video management and hosting tools.

Secrets of Timeline(s) in Captivate – Intro

Adobe Captivate

Many users talk about the output of a Captivate project as ‘a movie’ Although this is only completely true for a file published to a video format (MP4), this indicates well that Captivate is related to video applications like Premiere Pro and After Effects. No one will have doubts about the importance of ‘time’ for video. A movie has a playhead, which moves at a certain speed. Intro. Happy New Year 2017 to all Captivate users!

Solving the 'iPad Problem'

OpenSesame

Most eLearning authors embed much of their learning experience in Flash movies– which are incompatible with Apple’s mobile devices. Audio and Video. Gone are the days of proprietary audio and video formats.

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TED In Cinemas – An Interesting Twist on the #TEDTalks Experience

David Kelly

The short, focused, video format allows are a great format for people to share and be inspired by new ideas. I immediately bought my ticket – which at $20 was only a bit more expensive then a typical night at the movies – and eagerly anticipated the show. The TED format works in many respects, and this was an experiment to expand upon it. Without that, the expectation is nothing more than a typical, passive movie theater experience.

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Why Videos in Digital Learning?

CommLab India

While researching on this, I was surprised to know that around 4,950,000,000 videos are viewed on YouTube every day ( Source : Statisticbrain ). This tells us that videos have gained the attention of many people. Taking advantage of this trending interest, we can convert learning content into the video format, to make it interesting for learners. Here are three reasons that state why we need to use videos for learning.

M is for Media

Clive on Learning

I'm now convinced it's media - simple, linear audio and video. Leslie demonstrated how easy it was to narrate a PowerPoint presentation, export it as an MP4 video and play it back on a video iPod. So, I took the presentation on The story of the 30-minute masters that I created last week in Articulate and decided to re-create it in a movie format that would work for both YouTube and the iPod (MP4).

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JOE GANCI – CRYSTAL BALLING WITH LEARNNOVATORS

Learnnovators

When teaching surgery, drag-and-drop exercises and video may be very important. When I meet with clients, I often will show examples of the same content in three or more formats: 1) linear with little interactivity, 2) linear with more interactivity, 3) nonlinear, case-based scenarios with multiple branching. We are no longer satisfied with being able to see a movie just in a theater. We can talk to each other, send audio and video files to each other, and much more.

Joe Ganci – Crystal Balling with Learnnovators

Learnnovators

When teaching surgery, drag-and-drop exercises and video may be very important. When I meet with clients, I often will show examples of the same content in three or more formats: 1) linear with little interactivity, 2) linear with more interactivity, 3) nonlinear, case-based scenarios with multiple branching. We are no longer satisfied with being able to see a movie just in a theater. We can talk to each other, send audio and video files to each other, and much more.

Top 10 Screen Recording Software for Windows

eLearning Brothers

Videos are excellent tools for visual and auditory learners. 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. Most video screen capture software utilities have a number of attributes in common, such as the ability to: film picture-in-picture to capture video from screen and webcam.