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. View our tips in this video.

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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.

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 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.

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

Let’s say you are developing a beautiful course on which you’ve spent a lot of time finding just the right images, audio, and video. They, however, are not excited when the course loads slowly, the videos don’t play, and they use up all of their data plan to view it on their iPads. Some of these photos had a file size of 10MB or higher. Optimizing your graphic, audio, and video files will help reduce the size of your e-learning courses.

How to Compress your eLearning Videos

LearnUpon

If you use video in your eLearning courses it’s likely you’ve run into a very common problem. Videos files are typically large and bulky resulting in slow upload and download times, not to mention full hard drives. Why reduce the file size of a video?

Why is My Video Blurry? – TechSmith Tips

TechSmith Camtasia

In this video, I am going to cover just a few reasons why your video may be blurry and also some terms that may help you understand what exactly is going on. Can’t see the embedded video? Finally, the last topic I want to cover is file formats.

Understanding Image File Formats

TechSmith Camtasia

But, which image file formats do you need? In my role as a video editor, I deal with graphics, videos, and images on a daily basis and have learned a lot about which ones work best for specific situations. Common Image File Types. Proprietary Formats.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Video has revolutionized the delivery of information and training content. Whether you are teaching people through online content or training internal coworkers, the use of video to share knowledge is becoming an expectation. Top video stats (from our research). Tag your video.

Why You Should Always Compress Your Video Courses

learnWorlds

More and more people are feeling frustrated with video uploads and students stuck in limbo waiting for their courses to load. While video files are getting higher in resolution (quality) internet speeds can’t keep up with the demand. Shorter Educational Videos.

4 Tips for Improved Video in eLearning

eLearning Brothers

The online video revolution that has occurred in the past decade influences many aspects of our lives, and that includes eLearning. Video has a growing presence in eLearning courses, and that’s for good reason. Just show them video of the red hot molten rock in action.

5 Best Practices of creating an eLearning Video

Wizcabin

Learners mostly laud e-learning videos because of its positive impact on online training. While some experts can use videos to create engaging e-learning effectively, some aren’t so good at it. Structure your information into bite-sized chunks.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced. In most video editing software, this is the final step of the creation process. Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. a video).

Repurpose Your Content: Make a Blog Video!

TechSmith Camtasia

Since you’re already writing the post –why not also make a blog video? A vlog is a blog that is primarily delivered in video format. For our purposes, when we say blog video , we’re talking about a video summary of a blog post. Step 5: Assemble your blog video.

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced. In most video editing software, this is the final step of the creation process. Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. a video).

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

TechSmith Camtasia

Before any video can be shared, it must first be produced. In most video editing software, this is the final step of the creation process. Decisions that can seem daunting when terms like codec, container, and a myriad of file type names start getting tossed around. a video).

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

CommLab India

There are many sites you can host your corporate videos on – for free. You can even host your corporate training videos on them. Training videos are not for advertising, branding, or marketing to promote on the web and social media platforms. How to Host Videos on an LMS.

Now videos can be part of all elearning content!

Adobe Captivate

One of my favorite features this time is the new Video import and synch capability in Captivate. Now you can add video content to your elearning just as easily as you were adding audio previously. Worried about published file size?

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How to create eLearning courses at zero budget

Your Training Edge

iSpring Free allows eLearners to create courses from PowerPoint slides, enhance them with tests, webpages, and YouTube videos, and upload them to an LMS. Questions can be enhanced with images, formulas, and audio and video.

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

The E-Learning Curve

In my previous post , I discussed interface metaphors, and showed a video example of the process behind the analog tape-editing metaphor used by most media editing tools - including Audacity. If you record a voice-over in stereo, you only double the file size, for no gain in quality.

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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Frame Rate: A Beginner’s Guide

TechSmith Camtasia

As you get started with video, you might hear intimidating, super-technical sounding terms like frame rate. The Video is a Lie. If you haven’t seen one, they look like this: Can’t see the embedded video? Can’t see the embedded video?

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. Though a video is more immersive, many learners prefer to read the text and can very well understand the features with related images.

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.

Popular ID Principles For Mobile Learning: 5 Trends That Spell Success

G-Cube

It is then best to deliver content in the simplest possible formats. Also keeping the limited memory capabilities of mobile devices, it is a good idea to use cloud-computing file storage and sharing sites for access to reading resources or assignments.

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Everything You Need to Know About Mobile Video Recording

TechSmith Camtasia

So let’s say you want to record a video of your mobile device in order to create a tutorial or provide clear instructions for a friend or a co-worker. Thanks to some tips and tricks from TechSmith, mobile video recording has never been easier. Get Mobile Video Files Off Your Device.

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. The Optimized for Web Delivery settings use optimized compression levels to keep file size low.

Welcome Camtasia Relay 1.2!

TechSmith Camtasia

Camtasia Relay makes it easy for instructors and presenters to record live lectures, training or presentations on a Mac or PC and publish the videos automatically in multiple formats (for Web and portable media devices). Smaller MP4 file sizes for easier and quicker file transfers.

Stuck Waiting for Large SCORM Uploads? Release Courses Instantly With an LMS Wrapper

gomo learning

For anyone who has seen a SCORM file balloon alarmingly in size with every video they’ve added and patiently waited for the lengthy upload process to finish, this sounds like a fantasy. Pouring Scorn on SCORM Files? Repackage and upload the new SCORM file to your LMS.

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The new Camtasia Studio 8, the Flipped Classroom and Mobile Learning [Review]

mLearning Revolution

For all the mind-boggling stats we read about the video revolution, like how we are publishing video to YouTube at the rate of 72 hours every minute, and consuming over 3 billion hours of video each month, as well as other stats you can see here , video as a medium hasn’t really evolved.

What is hi-res?

TechSmith Camtasia

The lo-res image on the right looks great at its normal size (100%), but when we zoom in, it looks choppy. Ah, the memories ( retro video games , anyone?). Early video games looked pixelated because they used minimal colors on purpose to preserve memory and processing power.

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How to convert a PowerPoint to SCORM

LearnUpon

In this post, we’ll explain why a PowerPoint may not be enough for your eLearning needs, and how you can convert your presentations to a more suitable format. If you want to deliver eLearning courses, this is the optimal format. Convert your PowerPoints to a video.

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7 Examples Of Responsive eLearning Design For Higher Engagement And A Better Learning Experience

EI Design

You need to optimize the file sizes so that there is no challenge of loading. Obviously, what would work for a smartphone will not look as good on another devices, so do select different formats so that you are able to offer equally good learning experiences across devices.

Common Mobile Learning Mistakes to Avoid

Ed App

To avoid pitfalls, always remember the following: Every device has a different screen size. Keep media file size to a minimum. Text, resolutions, and features will also vary due to different device sizes. Learners at the airport or the market may be unable to view a video or listen to an audio podcast. Some of the popular multimedia formats include: Videos. Deliver content in bite-size.

Mobile Learning is On the Rise – Is Your Organization Ready?

OpenSesame

According to the aforementioned Brandon Hall Group Mobile Learning 2016 survey, some of the most effective mobile learning types of content include: Videos (27% say videos are highly effective via mobile). Of course, the effectiveness of your learning content will vary between audiences, so it’s always a good idea to provide wide variety of learning content formats, topics, and types. microlearning content), keeping file sizes small, and adding interactive elements. .

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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