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. You may want to reduce file size to more easily send to your co-workers, or complete your upload to YouTube quicker.

How to compress PowerPoint presentations and reduce picture file size

BrightCarbon

Including high-quality images and videos often adds hugely to audience engagement, but it also adds file size. Here are five ways to compress PowerPoint file size for easy emailing and speedy running of your presentation. Method 4: Use the correct file types.

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Delivering content in multiple formats – A common publishing challenge?

Magic EdTech

While free or freemium content, subscription-based sales, open authorship, and security all are growing needs in the education publishing market, the challenge that most common among publishers is delivering content on multiple devices in multiple device formats.

Video Formatting for Online Learning

DigitalChalk eLearning

When putting your videos online, there are so many different format options to consider. Compressing and formatting your video recordings include resolution, bit rate, and frame rate. A few common file types for video recordings are.MOV,MP4,AVI,WMV. Format.

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

Some of these photos had a file size of 10MB or higher. Imagine building an e-learning course with dozens of photos this size–the course size would cause all sorts of problems with the students. Optimizing your graphic, audio, and video files will help reduce the size of your e-learning courses. Resizing pictures or videos on the slide doesn’t change the size of the underlying file. The downside of optimizing media files?

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. Market Penetration The Flash player is installed on a higher percentage of end user computers than any other video format. And as more consumer sites continue to move to the Flash video format, it's even more likely that your audience will have an appropriate player.

Step 2: Preparing #Sketchnotes for Format, Flow, and Materials

NuggetHead

You may be saying to yourself, “Self, isn’t preparing and format the same thing?” Format in this context is more about how your sketchonte reads rather than the physical shape and size. FORMAT: Think of format on how you would lay out a document structure before writing.

Select the Right Image Format

SmartBuilder

As a follow up on my last post about optimizing graphics , I want to address a few ideas concerning the best image format for elearning graphics. When you create graphics for a course, do you save all of the images in the same format? No image format does everything perfectly.

How to Compress your eLearning Videos

LearnUpon

Videos files are typically large and bulky resulting in slow upload and download times, not to mention full hard drives. However, there are some simple tactics you can use to reduce the size of your video files. . Why reduce the file size of a video? Sound Quality.

Podcasting for E-Learning: Setting Audacity Preferences

The E-Learning Curve

This ensures that the sound source and playback options are set correctly as well as bit-rate, quality indicators and so on. Sound Quality Tab. The Quality tab is where you’ll set the quality of your audio. For CD quality sound, record at 44,100 Hz.

Do You Hear That? It’s Your eLearning Course Sounding Better

eLearning Brothers

Quality audio is more important than you realize. There are several things you can do on your own to secure better quality audio without having to spend loads of money. Lastly, how you export your edited audio can make a difference in its quality.

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Podcasting for E-Learning – Tour of Audacity’s User Interface

The E-Learning Curve

There are two types of audio file in Figure 3: a stereo file which is typically used for music, and a mono file, which we use for narration. If you record a voice-over in stereo, you only double the file size, for no gain in quality.

Why You Should Always Compress Your Video Courses

learnWorlds

While video files are getting higher in resolution (quality) internet speeds can’t keep up with the demand. Shorter video file size also means faster loading time and less buffering for your students. A good compression software can lower the size of a video by half.

Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

Most would agree that 30 fps is actually better, and you see more videographers using that standard if they’re shooting in digital format. Note: To get the full effect, make sure you click the little gear icon at the bottom of the window and set the quality to 1080p60.

Making elearning look good on retina displays

SmartBuilder

A previous blog post discussed the importance of optimizing graphics, which could seem contrary to what I just said, but with an easy trick, we can make graphics look good on retina displays, while still optimizing file size. Select JPEG as the optimized file format.

Compressing Media in Your E-Learning Authoring Tools

E-learning Uncovered

In my last blog post , I shared the basic reasoning behind optimizing your e-learning media files and how to reduce file size using external tools. In Storyline, click the link in the Quality link in the Publish dialog box to access the compression settings.

Software Training With E-Learning: Ways To Create Effective Training Within Available Means

G-Cube

Creating a software training with static images and text: For many software trainings, learning content need not be too interactive or in video format. Technology-aided software training provides higher quality, more effective training experience for employees, all at an affordable cost.

E-learning Development: Selecting the Right Audio, Video, and Image Format

CommLab India

When developing an eLearning course using rapid authoring tools, you should know which format is supported by the tool to import audio files, videos, and images. JPEG: (Joint Photographic Experts Group) Possible to reduce the size and quality of the original image.

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Image Optimization and Enhancement for Faster, Clearer, More Accessible Content

Magic EdTech

Then, we take the process a step further by creating carefully crafted tags and alt text to guarantee that all learners receive the information they need in the format that works best for them. Image optimization and enhancement improve image quality and speed of download.

5 Best Practices of creating an eLearning Video

Wizcabin

Structure your information into bite-sized chunks. To achieve an effective learning program with videos, you should consider segmenting your video content into bite-sized chunks that can easily get absorbed. Not all video formats work with mobile devices.

Tips to Convert E-learning to HTML5 Seamlessly with Articulate Storyline

CommLab India

Take into consideration the different screen sizes of the devices learners will access their learning on, while deciding the onscreen elements (HTML5 courses can be accessed on any device such as desktop, laptop, iPad, tablet, or any other Smartphone). Instead, use videos in.mp4 format.

Host Your Corporate Training Videos on Your LMS – Why & How

CommLab India

Provide consistent delivery and quality training to all employees. Consider these factors while hosting training videos on an LMS : file size of the videos & compatibility, hosting charges, streaming server, and confidentiality of information.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format.

9 Tips for Using Images in Your E-Learning Courses

Capytech

Ensure the Images You Use Are High-Quality. It is essential all the images you include in your e-learning courses are high-quality. Therefore, make sure all the images you use enhance the quality of your e-learning course and improve the learning experience. Size Is Important.

Prepress Guidelines Before You Publish an eBook

Hurix Digital

E-book publishing comprises of several stages, from high-quality digitization using the right tools and technology to image formatting, copy editing, and indexing. Similarly, color correctness also plays a very important role in determining the final quality of your e-book.

6 Factors to Consider while Digitizing Books at Scale

Hurix Digital

As content goes digital, more and more publishers and organizations are digitizing their physical books in formats such as the ASCII to easily distribute and reproduce them in the online space. The first step of the book digitization process is to create the master file.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format.

Why is My Video Blurry? – TechSmith Tips

TechSmith Camtasia

In other words, raster art cannot be enlarged without losing quality and vector art does not use pixels and therefore is resolution-independent. If you are a Camtasia or Snagit user, you may have noticed that some callouts are in vector form, they can be scaled without loosing quality.

How to Edit Videos: The Not So Complex World of Video Encoding

TechSmith Camtasia

Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. When we produce a video using video editing software , we are encoding the media to a particular standard or format.

4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

No, I’m not one of those weirdos who insists that music must be listened to in the format it was originally created for; I don’t have Mozart recorded on a wax cylinder. It’s incredibly difficult to make a quality videos in one take. File Size Matters.

What is hi-res?

TechSmith Camtasia

Hi-res stands for high resolution, or denser image quality. The lo-res image on the right looks great at its normal size (100%), but when we zoom in, it looks choppy. Heavy file size can be a clue, but not in all cases. Hi-res files are a great thing.

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Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

We’ve rounded up some of the best info we have on capturing high quality images – whether it’s a photo from a camera, or a screenshot on your computer screen. Pixel density: the relationship between resolution and physical size of screen (ex: 1080p, or ppi: pixels per inch).

Facing These Challenges with Mobile Learning? Check Out the Solutions

CommLab India

File sizes and formats that are compatible with a computer often lead to performance problems for mobile devices. Since phone sizes and hardware capabilities defer widely, multiple formats of the content have to be created, which can only add to a great deal of confusion.

Video Statistics, Habits, and Trends You Need To Know [New Research]

TechSmith Camtasia

Video has emerged as one of the most powerful and widely used formats for delivering training and instructions, regardless of who your audience is. This growth can partially be attributed to the ever-increasing video file size, quality, and the rise of video streaming services.

Images file types and their uses

Adobe Captivate

Image file types. here’s a list of file types and what the differences and uses are. Pro’s – salable (without loss of quality) small file size, transparent. Pro’s – 24 bit colour, photo quality, high detail. Cons – bigger than jpegs, images have very large files sizes. cons – bigger than png, oldest format (1989). The post Images file types and their uses appeared first on eLearning.

mLearning Content Types - Level 6: Rich Media

mLearning Trends

Level 6 is the final stage of the mlearning content model comprising rich-media formats such as podcasts or video, targeted firmly at the smartphone/netbook audience. Level 6 Content Types The CellCast Solution supports media-based content in podcast audio and video formats.

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Working with Images in eLearning (part 1)

Matthew Guyan

As eLearning developers we regularly work with images in our projects and while we aren’t all graphic designers, it helps to have a basic knowledge of the terminology around image properties and file types which is what this post is about. These files can be edited in PowerPoint.