Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

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Tips for resizing images: Maintain aspect ratio (ex: 4:3) to avoid distorting your image (stretching or squishing). Learn more about stretching images, resizing larger or smaller, and aspect ratios in the blog post: How to Resize an Image Correctly. PNG vs JPG. Two of the most common formats: PNG vs JPG. The main benefits of JPG and PNG: JPG uses lossy compression, compromising some quality, but making the file size smaller and more easily shared.

A Simple Way to Build PowerPoint Graphics for Mobile Learning

Rapid eLearning

Most them work perfectly in one of two aspect ratios: 1:1 (square). To save the slide as an image, go to Save As and choose an image format. I usually save in PNG format. Since there are two aspect ratios, I create two PowerPoint files for my Rise graphics. In a previous post, I shared how I built an interactive scenario in Rise.


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

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Many are offered in a 16X9 format. (I I had to make some adjustments, while maintaining the aspect ratio to get fit the image exactly into 1024X627. I like using the PowerPoint backgrounds in my Cp projects. I don’t need the PowerPoint master slides, just the background image. Importing that PowerPoint background into my Captivate master slide applies the background to my title, content, quizzing, and all the other slides in the master slide series.

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So let’s start creating multiple formats of a single piece of content! If you look at the quote graphics in the eLearning trends article , you’ll notice that they’re a 16:9 aspect ratio. Guess what aspect ratio a video is?… For those, I created the graphics in the optimal Twitter aspect ratio of 2:1. There are a zillion ways to format images quotes… Here are 3 designs I’ve used in the past: Simple (text only): Side-by-side: Overlay. Right click, format shape.

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You Need to Know These Seven Tips If You Build Graphics for E-Learning

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Right click on it and you’ll see the format shape option. If you right click on the image, you’ll get access to the Format Picture window where you have a bit more control to fine-tune the sizing. If you hold SHIFT and then click and drag from the corner, the image will scale up or down without changing its aspect ratio. There are all sorts of image formats. This post explains the formats in a bit more detail.

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Advanced Distributed Learning is an initiative established by the US Department of Defense, aiming to make the delivery of online training consistent across content formats, technologies, and organizations. A predecessor to SCORM, AICC was difficult to work with and many steps were required to get content in the format running in a learning management system (LMS). Three popular eLearning formats rely on Flash technology: SCORM, xAPI (Tin Can), and video.

Power Up Pictures with PowerPoint

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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. To use PowerPoint as your image formatting tool, start by adjusting the dimensions of the PowerPoint deck so that the output perfectly fits the position you intend to put the pictures onscreen. Quick Tip: If you want to maintain certain standard proportions, try the Aspect Ratio command under the Crop option.

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To get rid of this frustration, you can use the EWWW Image Optimization extension that’ll optimize your existing as well as new images with the best compression/quality ratio. . Its intelligent conversion options will even help you figure out the best image format (JPG, PNG, GIF, etc.)

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Aspect ratios need to be maintained so that an image is not skewed when viewed on different devices. As you can see below, as LearnUpon is subjected to size changes the web application ‘responds’ and changes the format of the page to maintain image aspect ratios, text sizes and navigation options. If you do have to make compromises go for a lighter resolution of video, and if you are using images, use jpeg and gif rather than png.

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


PSD is the default format for saving data in Photoshop. Using the PSD format allows you to save every detail specified when an image is edited, including layers, masks and selections, which we’ll describe later in the series. Select the file format as Photoshop and specify the location you want to save the file to. You can also choose to save a compressed version of the file in a web standard like JPEG, PNG or GIF.

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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. To remove all formatting changes to your text, click Clear formatting. Slides has some more advanced tools for formatting text, we talk about these later on. Select a shape and click the Paint format tool.

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There’s also decent text formatting and you can hyperlink both within and outside of the presentation. You can record narration, change the screen ratio, add videos, images, and audio. You can also copy and paste text formatting which is super handy.