Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

While you can try tinkering in a photo editing program, or shrinking the image and crossing your fingers in hopes that no one looks too closely, the best strategy is to start with crystal clear pictures. 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. The following articles will help ensure you don’t end up with blurry pictures or images.

6 tips for using images in your e-learning material

eFront

In this one we’ll be sharing 6 tips for usingimages and illustrations. If, for example, you want to have a children friendly look for your website then use cheeky, colorful images that appeal to kids. The general guidelines that hold for your image and clip art illustration also hold for charts and graphs. The internet is not an stock image library. It might be tempting to just use random images off of the internet for your illustration needs.

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

Adobe Captivate

I don’t need the PowerPoint master slides, just the background image. 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.

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Unravelling PowerPoint picture size and resolution

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If you come from a print media background you’ll be familiar with the importance of image resolution and how it affects quality. So what do presentation professionals need to know about picture size and resolution? The image below shows how pixels are used to form an image.

How to Capture Screen Images in Under a Minute

TechSmith Camtasia

A screenshot, sometimes referred to as a screencap or screengrab, is an image that shows the contents of a computer display. How to Capture Screen Images in Under a Minute. So now that you know how screenshots can improve communication and productivity, here’s how you can capture screen images — and fast. The complete guide on how to capture screen images. Take a quick image screenshot, or even record a video. Take quick image screenshots.

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. Large images take longer to load and should only be used if they are actually enhancing the information you are presenting. Not only does audio make file sizes larger, but it will often be a wasted addition. by AJ George Back in February I discussed the growing adoption of mobile learning as a viable means for eLearning and communicating ideas.

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Leverage Enhanced Lectora 17 Features for Rapid eLearning Development

CommLab India

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. This reduces the file size drastically and improves the loading speed of the published eLearning course. Maintain Aspect Ratio for Videos in a Hassle-free Way. Create Image Buttons in Disabled State.

Complete Guide To Promote Your YouTube Video

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It is highly unlikely that viewers will use symbols like “ © ®” to look for a file. Instead of naming your file “final_video.mp4” or “final_video.avi”, make sure that you rename the video including the same keywords. The file name will be an indicator for search engines describing the contents of your file. The ideal thumbnail size is 1280 pixels wide by 720 pixels tall, with a minimum width of 640 pixels. The image’s file size needs to be less than 2MB.

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. An eye-catching image can draw us in, while a boring or blurry thumbnail can easily deter us. 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!

How to Make Animated Gifs from Video

Rapid eLearning

Just run the.EXE file. Cover images are mostly decorative. And because of the responsive nature of the Rise courses, the cover image gets cropped based on the screen’s aspect ratio. The key is keep the cover images simple. Animated.gifs can become very large files. The more visual information on the screen, the larger the file size. And if the file is too large, it’ll take too long to download and ruin the effect and experience.

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The Ultimate Glossary of eLearning Terms

LearnUpon

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. Course builders allow you to combine elements such as text, image, video etc., Originally used to compress image files, nowadays it’s best known for moving images which are a lightweight alternative to video. JPEG is a compression technique for color images. Manifest File.

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

LearnUpon

I’ll also show you how to navigate through the main document settings and to become comfortable with performing important tasks like cropping and resizing images. You can: Drag one or more images you select in the folder finder tool onto the Photoshop interface. Select one or more images in the folder finder tool and right click to open a menu. Select from File > Open > via the menu bar at the top of the screen. Image size. Canvas size.

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

eLearning Learning Posts

5 Super-Easy Techniques for Removing Backgrounds from Stock Images - Mindflash , June 1, 2010 Have you ever found yourself struggling to find a stock image with a transparent background? Or, maybe you’ve wasted hours of your time trying to remove the background from an image? I call this balance the “glory-to-effort&# ratio, i.e. PowerPoint (Quality: Medium, Ease: Simple!). . Best of eLearning Learning. June 2010. Another great month for eLearning content.

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