Create a photo slideshow in PowerPoint


I recently created a photo slideshow (using PowerPoint) of my dad’s life-sized chess set sculpture that’s at Facebook (Go Dad!). And if you want to watch the published version of the slideshow, you can watch it here: Screenshot and Text Tutorial. Select the photos from your computer.

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How The 8 Effects of Arts Education Are Changing Online Pedagogy, Part 2


Photo by Henrik Dønnestad / Unsplash. s Director of Business Development, to discuss the distinctive effects arts-led learning is having on online learning design. Here he introduces the fictional-reality effect and the reflection effect. The Fictional-Reality Effect.

e-Clippings (Learning As Art): Picnik: My new favorite online photo editor

Mark Oehlert

I also know about the online version of Photoshop.whatever.

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PowerPoint Artistic Effects and Recoloring


PowerPoint comes with some really cool picture effects that you can apply to your images. In this tutorial, I’ll show you how to create my favorite 5 effects when I work with background images: pencil sketch, blur, cutout, photocopy, and also some recolorization effects.

Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

outcome with the most effective and efficient set. effective learning solution or curriculum. specifies the most effective and. project charter can be an effective tool to determine if content belongs. need to create multiple versions of. effective meetings.

Measuring training effectiveness — the Kirkpatrick model


Of course learning itself is never really over but a training cycle is deemed complete once its effectiveness has been evaluated and plans for the next steps on the learning path have been drawn. Photo source.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

10 Do’s and Don’ts for eLearning Visuals

DigitalChalk eLearning

Your images must add value to the course, whether it is a graph or chart explaining the information, or just an example photo that the student can relate to. When possible, avoid complex graphics and go for a simpler version, while still getting the point across.

The Training Manager’s Guide to Accessible Elearning

The Learning Dispatch

How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. How About: Accessible Elearning Is Effective Elearning. Designers and developers are focused, in other words, on making sure that they create effective digital content. the version 2.1 and version 2.1.

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde: Version – Product Review

eLearning 24-7

I deck out the house with special effects, ghostly lights, the whole works. Trainer section – Photo optional, name/e-mail address required. Photo is optional. While this makes sense if the archive is an older version and you are updating it, it seems an extra step, if you pulled the course because of whatever reason and it wasn’t because there is a new version online. I love Halloween. It is one of my favorite times of the year.

The Halo Effect: First Impressions for e-Learning


Your learners will unconsciously judge your e-Learning course at first glance—it’s called the Halo Effect. If you’ve ever met someone and instantly disliked him because of his wrinkled shirt or unflattering hairstyle, you’ve experienced the Halo Effect. . These Halo Effect rapid decisions can be positive or negative. . You only have a few seconds to make an awesome first impression and get that positive Halo Effect working in your favor.

Top ten tips for using video effectively in e-learning

Saffron Interactive

Consider creating a low bandwidth version for slower internet connections, perhaps using photos rather than video, or lower quality video. Don’t forget to check back soon for a downloadable version of these top tips. Videos can be a great addition to e-learning packages - but only if they’re used in the right way. Here are Saffron’s top ten tips for making sure videos are adding value to your e-learning rather than just adding megabytes to your course.

Six PowerPoint Add-Ins to Help Educators Create Sleek Slideshows


Here you go: PowerPoint Labs PowerPoint Labs is a wonderful add-in that is aimed at helping users with creating better effects and animations in their slides. It is specifically great for educators or professors, with its neat transitions and zooming effects.

Hot Fix for Adobe Captivate Game Templates

eLearning Brothers

Unfortunately, we found some issues with some of our game templates that caused them to not work as well as they did in previous versions. There were two separate issues that cropped up depending on which version of the template you were using: responsive or non-responsive.

Image Cropping 101: The Basics

TechSmith Camtasia

To “crop” an image is to remove or adjust the outside edges of an image (typically a photo) to improve framing or composition , draw a viewer’s eye to the image subject, or change the size or aspect ratio. But composing your image when you take a photo is only the start.

Google’s Android Training Initiative – Will it boost mLearning?

Upside Learning

On the 15th of December 2011, the Android Developer Relations team at Google launched the beta version of Android Training — a collection of classes to help developers build better Android apps using best practices in a variety of framework topics. Capturing photos.

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Makeshift reality

Learning with e's

Photo by Samuel Seller on unsplash Virtual Reality (VR), some might argue, has yet to live up to the hype. I can give three examples: In the UK, Royal Navy recruits new to the topography of nuclear submarines can experience a virtual reality version on their laptops.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Just upload a photo or a gradient as a source and let them do the rest. Photos & Graphics. New Old Stock – a collection of vintage photos from public archives. Moose by Icons8 — Interesting new option for free stock photos that match each other [link] You can even download them all as a file. Findshot – Yet another great looking resource for free stock photos. Gradients Guru – Pick a gradient and add your photo for great-looking, dead-simple results.

Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

360 Training

If you have software tools that let you edit your photos and carefully plan your diagrams, fantastic! Click the Design tab, then click Slide Size > Custom Slide Size (or click Page Setup in older versions of PowerPoint). Resize a photo. Crop a photo.

Fuse Application Plus More…For Genealogy

TechSmith Camtasia

Not only that, but I transfer the new files to Snagit for storage and manipulation (cropping and enhancing photos) to enrich my records. take digital photos of these original documents. Then using your Fuse-empowered smartphone, all of these photos can be transferred to Snagit.

Understanding Image File Formats

TechSmith Camtasia

You’ve grabbed the perfect screen shot or taken a photo, done a little editing, and now you need to get it out to the world. It’s not uncommon to come across both types when you are looking at photos on the web. Digital zoom means that you are actually scaling the photo.

LeBron James Says Being a Great Leader Means Improving More Than Yourself


AP Photo/Kelvin Kuo). ” When you understand and are action oriented about raising other people up, including them and helping them become the best version of themselves they can be, you will start to become a real leader. A Version of this article originally appeared on

Digital habitus

Learning with e's

What are the effects of our fearsome fascination with mobile phones, our predilection to video games, our inexorable gravitation toward social media? In fact, it is possible that the digital versions of ourselves that exist online are in fact original and have never previously existed.

Voice Over Script Pitfalls

Experiencing eLearning

Photo Credit: julianrod via Compfight cc. Let’s leave aside the topic of how effective those bullet point lists are in e-learning in general. I’ve received alternate versions as Jill describes for both errors and emphasis, and this process has worked well for me.

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How to Create a Training Manual Quickly

TechSmith Camtasia

When you need to create a training manual to empower your coworkers to use the tools they need to do their jobs effectively, then the following workflow is the best strategy to get it done. Save a version of your manual as a PDF. Training manuals come in all shapes and sizes.

How to Convince Higher Ups That “Fun” eLearning Is Good Business

Bottom-Line Performance

A photo-driven example. This example is a generic version of an information security course we developed for another customer. The entire course relies on photos, rather than illustrations, of John who is travelling for work and must make decisions as he waits on his plane to arrive.

What I Learned at LSCon18

Experiencing eLearning

The simplified version is Prepare – Learn – Practice – Reflect. Bethany Vogel & Cara Halter: cMOOCs can be Effective. Photos. Last month, I attended the Learning Solutions 2018 Conference in Orlando. Once again, it was a great experience. I had fun meeting people like Judy Katz, Tracy Parish, Cammy Bean, and Clark Quinn in person who I have known online for years, plus seeing people again from last year.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. Animoto’s photo presentation tool is synced with the rhythm of the music you have chosen while at the same time it informs you about the steps of the video editing process all the way to its completion. It is important to note that the free version of this tool allows up to 1 minute and 30 seconds of movie creation.

Spaced Repetition Apps Are the New 3×5: Futuristic Flashcards and Microlearning


If you’ve ever had to cram for a test, though, you know how effective a study method it is. One Anki user studies “photos of important business contacts, with prompts to recall the person’s name and some personal information,” Shellenbarger wrote.

15 Authoring Tools For mEnabling Your eLearning For iPads

Upside Learning

Captivate Version 6. You can add text and images with easy-to-use drag-and-drop feature and use multi-touch widgets to include interactive photo galleries, movies, keynote presentations, 3D objects, and lot more, and publish the eBook. Impatica for PowerPoint Version 5.

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Intervention learning

Learning with e's

Photo from Wikimedia Commons Predictably, the ideas that dominated at Learning Technologies 2019 (#LT19uk) were mostly on new and emerging technologies. Supporting learning in organisations through these simple yet effective ideas really does help to transform the way people work.

Egg-cellent Team Building Challenge

ej4 eLearning

Since creating training is our core business and we all regularly watch our own videos, it’s hard to sneak in a team building challenge that is fun and effective without eliciting the expected groans, eye rolls and a bad karaoke version of Kumbaya.

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57 PowerPoint Christmas cards to download and share!


In order to edit the cards, simply: Download your favourite card by clicking the link below the video preview (any trouble downloading, check you have the latest version of your browser. Some earlier versions of IE have trouble with PowerPoint files).

Technical Communications: Online Versus Paper

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by Tony Self    What is more effective, a print document or an online document? It wasn't all that long ago that print documents would definitely have been voted more effective, especially considering the poor quality of computer monitors and slow internet speeds. For those custodians, the paper version remains the primary document, and the online version is secondary.   In the print document, high resolution photos were used.

The Colors of eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Here is a quick summary of each color’s psychological effect. For more information read Using Color in Learning and The Psychological Effects of Color ). COLOURLovers will let you upload a photo and then it will create a color scheme based on the picture.