Development Corner: Image Formats

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Let's review the three most common image formats and why/when to use them. " It is one of the most popular formats used on the web and in eLearning. So if you are editing an image in Photoshop, always save it as the native format first, which is a PSD (Photoshop Document).

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Adobe Builds Rome in a Day

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

According to Dove, "This product lets users produce printed, electronic, and Web-based documents featuring integrated graphics, photos, text, video, audio, animation, and interactivity. Project Rome offers output in formats such as PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, or FXG or Web files for either an Adobe or third-party-hosted Website."

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How to Remove the Background From a Picture

TechSmith Camtasia

You can make the background of an image transparent with an advanced photo editor like Photoshop , with TechSmith’s Snagit , or with a variety of other tools. If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background.

How to Remove the Background From an Image

TechSmith Camtasia

You can make the background of an image transparent with an advanced photo editor like Photoshop , with TechSmith’s Snagit , or with a variety of other tools. If you are using a screenshot or a PNG image, it will default to have a transparent background.

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. A low resolution photo may look great on screen, but look blurry when printed.

Free medical images for eLearning

eLearningArt

Medical stock photos are pretty popular in eLearning right now. Note that the icons are also in both PNG and EMF format, so you can ungroup and modify them. Who doesn’t like free? So I thought it would be a good time to hook you guys up with some free images.

Save time with e-Learning Images

eLearningArt

Use images formatted for e-Learning to reduce development time. “What are images formatted for e-Learning?” You have to sort through thousands of photos. After the frustration of searching typical stock image sites, you are going to LOVE the power of the PNG.

Working with Images in eLearning (part 1)

Matthew Guyan

When sourcing images from a photo website I look for a high ppi or dpi number: In this example I’d choose the medium (or maybe the large) over the small as it would be a higher quality and better for resizing. So that’s a brief overview of image terminology and file formats.

Technical Communications: Online Versus Paper

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

 In the print document, high resolution photos were used. To use the images, you'll need to allow time to save the images as online versions (in jpeg or png format). 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.

Images file types and their uses

Adobe Captivate

They are undoubtedly a main element to elearning but do you know your png from your svg? Pro’s – 24 bit colour, photo quality, high detail. cons – bigger than png, oldest format (1989). 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. Cons- not I.E. friendly. Cons – not transparent.

More Than 100 PowerPoint Tutorials & a Free Template

Rapid eLearning

Easily extend a photo’s background. Easy photo corners to hold images. Here’s the difference between PNG and EMF images. How to reduce file size by saving slide as a PNG. How to use the format painter.

Certified to Blow Your Mind: How to Manage eLearning Certificates

Docebo

The supported image formats are JPG, PNG, JPEG, GIF. Use the buttons in the formatting bar at the top of the text editor to add photos (such as your company logo), links, files, or to format the text that you inserted into the certificate.

Enhancing Captivate Development with PowerPoint

Learning Developments

It has awesome enhancements for photos and graphics, it has rich animation building capabilities, and it has a super easy user interface. I also take photos and enhance them using picture styles and effects. Just about any thing you do in Powerpoint, you can either export in PNG format or take a screen shot of it. Since delving into learning content development a few years ago, I've been continually impressed with Microsoft PowerPoint's capabilities.

A Way With The Fairies

Learnnovators

While her father immediately suspected a prank, her mother wasn’t so sure and she took the photos to a local spiritualist meet-up. From there the photos, and three others taken subsequently by the girls, eventually hit the press and became a worldwide sensation.

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A way with the fairies

E-Learning Provocateur

While her father immediately suspected a prank, her mother wasn’t so sure and she took the photos to a local spiritualist meet-up. From there the photos, and three others taken subsequently by the girls, eventually hit the press and became a worldwide sensation.

Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

360 Training

If you have software tools that let you edit your photos and carefully plan your diagrams, fantastic! Not only is PowerPoint a powerful way to put together a presentation, it can also be a quick and simple way to export formatted, perfectly-sized images. Resize a photo.

PowerPoint: Create an Infographic

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

    To do this, I formatted the shape until it was the size and in the general position I liked. On the Save As dialog box, locate the  Save as type drop-down menu and choose  PNG Portable Network Graphics Format.

Reducing File Size for E-Learning Media

E-learning Uncovered

For example: we recently completed an e-learning course on disaster relief with photos from the organization’s public relations department. We also worked on a harassment prevention course that incorporated scenario photos from a professional photo shoot. 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.

The Perfect Toolkit to Create Your eLearning Courses

isEazy

There’s no time limit for your screen recordings, and it supports any video format. It’s compatible with JPEG, PNG, GIF, and SVG formats. That’s why the use of sites like Unsplash is so great, because you can download photos of hundreds of different themes for free.

Create an Image or Video Mask Using Snagit 12

TechSmith Camtasia

It should have plenty of white space which becomes transparent allowing your photo or video to show through. The file format should already be set to GIF. Here are several more things you can do with your image mask: Save the image as a PNG file when you have the look you desire.

Open Source E-learning Development 2: Image Manipulation

The E-Learning Curve

GIMP is primarily used for photo manipulation, including sizing, editing, and cropping images, combining multiple images, and converting between different image formats. Other formats with read/write support include PostScript documents. Its native format is XCF.

Google Slides: The ULTIMATE guide

BrightCarbon

Advanced: text formatting. Grid view shows you your slides in grid formation so you can see an overview of your whole deck rather than looking at things one slide at a time. Format: Here you will find tools to help you customise your slide text. Advanced: text formatting.

5 Lessons for Learning Photoshop

E-learning Uncovered

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. Don’t confuse this with file formats like jpeg, gif and png.

The ULTIMATE Guide to PowerPoint Alternatives

BrightCarbon

per month): Access to photo and element library, fonts, and priority support. With Canva you get access to a huge amount of assets: 2 million photos, 500,000 illustrations and icons, 20,000+ templates, 500+ fonts and so on. Slides has most of the same formatting options as PowerPoint.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Formats by Audio, Video, Image, Publication and Other. Audio – 3GP, MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), AIFF, and WAV., MP4, OGG, MID, WA, AAC (16 to 320 Kbps), protected AAC, MP3 (16 to 320 Kbps), MP3 VBR, Audible (formats 2, 3, and 4), Apple Lossless (Apple), Video – MP4 (2.5MPS – which is megabits per second), 3GP, h.264 (30 frames per second, 720p). Image - JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF. The Revolution. Battlefield.

Product Review: SoftChalk 6 – Rapid Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Format, Table. When you use the quiz popper, you wouldn’t use quiz group, because within the quiz group you can import quizzes or create a new batch of quizzes following the popper format. Image formats are.bmp.jpg,gif,png and.jpeg. One of the irritants with RCATs and frankly many e-learning vendors in assessment and other groups, is that you have no idea what image format is acceptable, until you go into the select image function. sidebar and format.