Video Formatting for Online Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

A few common file types for video recordings are.MOV,MP4,AVI,WMV. Standard Definition (SD) - 4:3 aspect ratio. Standard Definition (SD) - 16:9 aspect ratio. 720p HD Video – 16:9 aspect ratio. 1080p HD Video – 16:9 aspect ratio. Bit rate (data rate) controls both the visual quality of the video and its file size. Common resolutions for SD video include 640 x 480 px (4:3 aspect ratio) and 640 x 360 px (16:9 aspect ratio).

Unravelling PowerPoint picture size and resolution

BrightCarbon

So what do presentation professionals need to know about picture size and resolution? Each of these dots is a single colour and the number of dots affects the file size of the picture. This affects file size. This does not affect file size.

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Synchronize video and animated objects

Adobe Captivate

One of the challenges that I faced in creating this project was to incorporate the video so that the timing of the video and of other animated objects on the stage were synchronized. Create your slide and add the video from the Media Panel. There is of course also a few disadvantages: Video creation efforts: Creating video can be cumbersome and expensive. In my case I created the initial video conversation using a session on Zoom.

How to Resize an Image Correctly

TechSmith Camtasia

Whether you want to build user documentation, give a presentation, or create a website, high-quality, appropriately-sized images will help you demonstrate competence and build trust with your audience. What is the difference between image size and image file size?

mLearning: Some Technical Tips

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Keep file sizes relatively small. Be mindful of how many images you use and their sizes. Not only does audio make file sizes larger, but it will often be a wasted addition. While PDAs can usually play stereo sound, often mobile phones can only play mono sound, so when you do create sound files, consider creating a mono version specifically for mLearning.

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10 Best Apps to Read PDF Books on Android

Kitaboo

First, there are the apps that cater to business use, and which require you to open a PDF file, and then fill in and sign a form and upload for further action. The app supports 18:9 displays and other aspect ratios. Besides, you can also read, edit and convert PDF files.

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Newbies: More PowerPoint Hacks for Your Cp Project: Using PowerPoint Template Backgrounds in Your Captivate Master Slides

Adobe Captivate

File (from the Menu Bar) –> Export. You’ll need to change your File Type if it defaults to “Create PDF / XPS ” 4. Since I am always looking for ways to keep my file size low, I select. If you have more than 1 slide, PowerPoint will save each slide in your presentation as a separate file in the folder. You’ll now have a file with that background. jpg slide you created in Step 5.

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Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

Pixels work together by switching colors extremely fast to create a persistent and smooth viewing experience. A few important terms related to pixels you might come across include: Resolution: size of the image in pixels (ex: 1920 x 1080). Pixel density: the relationship between resolution and physical size of screen (ex: 1080p, or ppi: pixels per inch). Tips for resizing images: Maintain aspect ratio (ex: 4:3) to avoid distorting your image (stretching or squishing).

30 Awesome Remote Work Tools for Teams

The Training by Nelle Blog | Corporate Training and Consulting

Knovio : A smart video platform you can use to create online presentations to share media with classmates and colleagues. Glip : Task management software with features that include screen/file sharing, team chat, calendars, and more. Great for customers and businesses of all sizes.

Leverage Enhanced Lectora 17 Features for Rapid eLearning Development

CommLab India

As learning and training head toward mobile devices, Lectora Inspire has set her direction and transformed fast as a rapid authoring software that can create mobile-friendly courses. You can add the video files you already recorded or downloaded in Camtasia, edit them, and enhance those videos with various transition effects. Lectora 17 won’t take the source reference of the image in published files. Maintain Aspect Ratio for Videos in a Hassle-free Way.

How to convert a PowerPoint to SCORM

LearnUpon

PowerPoint is an easy way to create slides that help you to communicate ideas to an audience. For example, a PowerPoint file with a lot of slides becomes bulky in file size – this makes it hard to distribute to large numbers of users. In this case, you can upload the PowerPoint and add exam elements in a follow up section, created by the LMS’s exam engine. There are several options for you to choose from when converting your presentations to SCORM files.

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YouTube Thumbnail Sizes and Best Practices (New for 2019)

TechSmith Camtasia

Thumbnails are reduced-size versions of images or videos that originally got their name from being about the size of a human thumbnail. That’s why creating a great custom YouTube thumbnail is so important. In this blog post, I’ll walk you through the exact size your YouTube thumbnail should be and I’ll also cover some thumbnail best practices. First, let’s start with the exact size you should make your YouTube thumbnails! 2019 YouTube Thumbnail Sizes.

How to Make Animated Gifs from Video

Rapid eLearning

Some people asked how I created the animated.gifs similar to the ones I gave away for free in this recent blog post. So today I’ll share a simple way to create them. There are a number of tools to create animated.gifs. Just run the.EXE file. And because of the responsive nature of the Rise courses, the cover image gets cropped based on the screen’s aspect ratio. Animated.gifs can become very large files. Record Screen to Create Animated.Gif.

The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

An eLearning content authoring tool is a software package which content developers use to create and package eLearning course content using SCORM or xAPI standards. In LearnUpon, a content library is a repository of reusable content, like videos, documents, question pools, SCORM and xAPI (Tin Can) files, from which a course can be created. Functionality in a learning management system that is used to upload and create courses. Manifest File.

6 tips for using images in your e-learning material

eFront

If you can’t afford to hire a professional photographer or illustrator to create original artwork for your content, then the second best option is to buy stock art and pictures from a image stock service such as istockphoto.com. If, for example, your website theme has specific image placeholders (as most themes do), you’ll have to check their aspect ratios and crop your images to fit in them. File size also matters.

Top 70 eLearning Posts for June and Hot Topics including iPad and Mobile Learning

eLearning Learning Posts

Rapid Authoring Tools For Creating mLearning - Upside Learning Blog , June 17, 2010 After a few years of hype, mobile learning has now started flourishing; the advent of new generation of mobile devices, high-speed network access, powerful mobile browsers and better native apps are all contributing to this. Top five tips for creating effective interactions - Spicy Learning , June 14, 2010 Interactions pose a dilemma to all instructional designers. Best of eLearning Learning.

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How to use Photoshop for eLearning – Part 2: Cropping & Resizing

LearnUpon

Select from File > Open > via the menu bar at the top of the screen. You should save drafts of images you edit as a PSD file. To save an image as a PSD file, click File > Save as to open the dialog box. Select the file format as Photoshop and specify the location you want to save the file to. You can also choose to save a compressed version of the file in a web standard like JPEG, PNG or GIF. Image size. Canvas size.

How to Capture Screen Images in Under a Minute

TechSmith Camtasia

Definition: A single picture of a computer, smartphone, or tablet screen captured and saved as an image file. Animated GIFs are also a lightweight file size and play automatically so they’re quick and easy to share on sites like Slack, JIRA, and Trello. But you need it a little bigger, so you grab a selectable arrow from the corner of your image and stretch it to the perfect size. All these screenshot types can be created in a few minutes using Snagit.