Remove Effectiveness Remove Photo Remove Photography Remove Picture

Shutterstock vs. iStock for presentation photos

BrightCarbon

Previously, we’d pretty much exclusively been using iStock for our commercial-use presentation photos. Read to the end to discover where we find our favourite free stock photography too! This means that we can easily use Shutterstock photos in presentations to tell stories.

Photo 78

Illustration vs photography for elearning

Sponge UK

Choosing a visual style for your elearning often comes down to illustrations versus photography. Palaeolithic humans clearly understood how to use illustration to present information effectively. Stock images Most stock image libraries include photos and illustrations.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

How to Level Up Your Marketing, Web Design, and Photography with Consultant and Business Coach Jean Perpillant

LifterLMS

Learn how to level up your marketing, web design, and photography with consultant and business coach Jean Perpillant in this LMScast hosted by Chris Badgett of LifterLMS. The problem is is that I do enjoy photography as a hobby, and so I still have that as a service.

10 Reasons to Use Illustrations Instead of Stock Photography in Learning

eLearningMind

The grinning woman eating a salad; the perfectly multicultural meeting; the man with a headset: these are the standards for stock photography. And while it definitely has its place, stock photography isn’t the gold standard when it comes to learning. Animation and illustration are far more versatile when compared to the sometimes-stiff, always impersonal stock photo. A stock photo can’t really convey things like nonverbal communication or reactions to different scenarios.

Shoot Great Photos and Videos This Holiday Season

OpenSesame

For those looking to go one step further and break out the fancy cameras and wow with new skills, we''ve got the courses to help you master home video and digital photography. . . Want to take your digital photography skills to the next level?

Photo 73

Stories without words

Learning with 'e's

On the second day of the project they assembled their images and videos together, added sound effects and music, and then presented their videos to their peers and the module tutors for feedback. cameras education history iMovie learning Moviemaker photography Plymouth Technology video

Maintaining the Cool Factor in E-Learning—Without Blowing Your Budget

ATD Learning Technologies

Fortunately, there are ways to save money and still deliver effective, high-quality e-learning. Don’t cut corners on getting the content right and having effective instructional design. The most cost-effective option, however, is to use internal talent for audio.

Budget 106

Stunning Presentation Design Using PowerPoint Morph

BrightCarbon

In this post we look at the mind-bending world of Morph and how to use it create stunning design effects in PowerPoint. You can achieve this with an animation effect, but the animation would only happen once the transition is complete, so the timing would be off.

The best free PowerPoint templates online

BrightCarbon

Slidesgo also has some lovely photography-heavy free PowerPoint templates. An effective presentation uses photography intentionally to tell a story, not just to make slides look pretty.

An illustrated guide to illustrating elearning

Saffron Interactive

According to the dual-code theory, hypothesised by Allan Paivio in 1971, pictures are twice as memorable as text as they mean that the lesson imprints twice on the memory – once as a visual image, and again as a verbal association. Who doesn’t like cartoons?

Guide 109

How to Get the Perfect Lighting for Video Courses

learnWorlds

Linco Lincostore Photography Photo Table Top Studio Lighting Kit, Image Source. The background light illuminates any background you have, making the overall picture more beautiful. There is a term in photography- Light quality- that refers to how harsh or soft the light is.

Sun 91

Video Creation: The Basics

TechSmith Camtasia

If you have a camera that shoots video and photos (like a DSLR) don’t forget to switch to photography mode and get high quality stills too. Shooting stills in photography mode will always produce better images than pulling from your video because they’ll be much higher resolution.

Video 86

5 Instagram Tips and Tricks for Marketing

OpenSesame

The first step to creating a strong Instagram following is to identify your cookie-cutter customer, and attempt to relate through your pictures and captions. This rule does not necessarily mean merely posting pictures of things you believe your customers love and enjoy.

Maintaining the Cool Factor in E-Learning—Without Blowing Your Budget

ATD Learning Technologies

Fortunately, there are ways to save money and still deliver effective, high-quality e-learning. Don’t cut corners on getting the content right and having effective instructional design. In an organization that promotes a casual and fun work environment, an e-learning course that looks homemade and features amateur photography can fit right in—in fact, it may even be preferred. The most cost-effective option, however, is to use internal talent for audio.

Instagram Tips for Your Business

OpenSesame

It’s important to make sure that the photography you are posting matches with the current branding of the company. A company that prides itself in its formality and straightforwardness will be most effective with an Instagram feed that reflects that. Try your hand at photo-editing to increase clarity or colors. As opposed to Twitter, pictures posted on Instagram usually stay relevant on someone’s feed longer instead of getting lost in the noise.

Insights from a design doyen: Q&A with Mark Heaps

BrightCarbon

We were lucky enough to meet Mark at the inaugural Click event in 2018 and knew that our blog readers would be blown away by his photography, Photoshop, and presentation expertise. I was definitely from a more traditional graphic design background, and forever have done photography for people. The agency we have now in Austin actually also has a photography and video studio, so I’ve always been on the technical side of things. I could incorporate photography.

5 Instagram Tips and Tricks for Marketing

OpenSesame

The first step to creating a strong Instagram following is to identify your cookie-cutter customer, and attempt to relate through your pictures and captions. This rule does not necessarily mean merely posting pictures of things you believe your customers love and enjoy. The best way to relate to your customers is to posts pictures of things they will enjoy that can also relate back to your brand and product.

Holiday Wish List for Corporate Training Professionals: Part 4 - Software for Content Creation

Litmos

Sometimes we write it out in text, and support the ideas with images and pictures as well. Very few course packages can do that effectively, however the internet uses individual media formats that work perfectly across all devices. Stock Photo Subscriptions.

4 Video making tips for instructional designers

Matrix

There is a good reason for that never ending army of professionals behind every good motion picture. This can give the subject a weak or childlike look so unless it’s an educational video that needs this sort of effect, it’s not advised to use it.

20 World-Class Experts Share Their Top Presentation Tips

eLearning Brothers

Simple – teach them some simple rules about creating effective presentations. pictures really are worth a 1,000 words. The best image is not a “gratuitous”, pretty picture. A lot of speakers use photography to illustrate their ideas. Tip: Use animation effectively.

Breathe New Life into Your eLearning Courses: 5 Helpful Mantras to Live By

SHIFT eLearning

Graphics, photos, diagrams, and charts will also help you achieve that. Being able to think in pictures will help you take your courses to the next level. One effective method to do this is through digital storytelling. Digital storytelling , is a term coined by Dana Atchley, which combines aspects of the new world (digitized video and photography, for instance) with the old world art of storytelling.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

Things that are alive move, and that attracts more attention and engagement than still photos. Most course creators use video, but if you have not tried it out, we encourage you to try it as it is highly effective for teaching. Or it could be like a collage of photos.

Insights from a presentation designer: Q&A with Julie Terberg

BrightCarbon

Occasionally, the slides needed enhancement using film techniques, as many effects were not yet possible using software. Getting clients to think outside the box with slide design is so much easier if you can show them a ‘for instance’ to paint the picture for them.

Brain-based Learning, Backchannel, Pics. ipods, & Gaming

Big Dog, Little Dog

Click pictures for Flickr view (Creative Commons - attribution). When you think about it, often the photo really is more powerful than video at telling the story. The photo captures a moment in time allowing the viewer to slow down and think and wonder and reflect.

iPod 41

Big Niches and Creating an Ecosystem Around Your Tribe with Avery White of Third Person Creative

LifterLMS

Avery shares some great examples of telling stories through media formats like photography. That’s just in a photo. Photography has a mood. I’m very much a big picture thinker. Yes, I’m a writer, but I love photography.

How to Choose the Right Course to Build or Membership Site Topic to Focus on with Ryan Levesque

LifterLMS

Detaching yourself from the outcome of your business is something Ryan endorses as a strategy to help you stay focused on using your business as a vehicle to learn the skills you need to be effective in your field. An example I share in the book is newborn photography.

Teacher Appreciation Week – A Conversation with Chris Badgett on the World of Online and Offline Education Honoring Teachers

LifterLMS

Then, I might have you submit a photo or an essay about what happened, what was your experience applying that information. Send me a picture of what happened or describe what actually happened when you applied it and tried to make it work for you.

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide

BrightCarbon

To insert an image, click the Image button in the toolbar , or go to Insert > Image from the menu bar to Upload from computer , Drive , Google photos or even directly from your Camera. Use high quality photography- not stock photo clichés: .

The Power of Preselling and Freemium with John Turner of SeedProd, a Coming Soon Page and Maintenance Mode Plugin for WordPress

LifterLMS

So if you do education plus product plus service, sometimes that completes the picture, because the education can fill in the gaps. Chris Badgett: I also notice, I didn’t realize you had this on your pricing table, you had some photography included, or access to stock photos?

5 Lessons for Learning Photoshop

E-learning Uncovered

Remember all those pictures you took while on vacation? Boost the colors, adjust the brightness or crop out some of the background to make the perfect family photos. Just be sure to make backup copies of the original photos before you start experimenting on them with Photoshop.