How to Remove the Background From an Image

TechSmith Camtasia

The images all had different background colors, and I needed them to all have a uniform look. You have a logo, icon, or other image that you’re trying to design with, but you need to remove the background of the image. You may need to add your company logo to a new image, or add an icon to a PowerPoint presentation. With Snagit, it only takes a few steps to quickly remove the background from your image. How to remove the background from an image.

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.


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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. 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.

Making elearning look good on retina displays


In other words, the human eye cannot tell the difference between a photo of a painting shown on a retina display, and the painting itself! To avoid this, you must provide graphics with more image data. Elearning development tools don’t yet support a typical approach to retina graphics, which is to create lower and high resolution versions of the same image and deliver up whichever one suits the learner’s device. Featured image: pixels © 2006 Bryan Turner.

How to Remove the Background From a Picture

TechSmith Camtasia

The images all had different background colors, and I needed them to all have a uniform look. You have a logo, icon, or other images that you’re trying to design with, but you need to remove the background of the image. You may need to add your company logo to a new image or add an icon to a PowerPoint presentation. With Snagit, it only takes a few steps to quickly remove the background from your image. Step 1: Insert the image into the editor.

Introducing Tech Tuesday toolbox

Mike Taylor

Pixlr | Online Photo Editor — A powerful free and premium online photo editor! Open almost any image format like PSD (Photoshop), PXD, Jpeg, PNG (Transparent), webP, SVG and many more. Merge PDF, split PDF, compress PDF, office to PDF, PDF to JPG and more!

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Three graphic design tools to help you create superb learning assets

Superb Learning

Image cropper Add texture. Photo frames. Photo blur. Photo enhancer. Photo vignette. Image transparency tool. Photo straightener. With the free plan, you are going to get access to millions of photos, which cost $1 each.

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An amazing camera & ideal Christmas gift

Jay Cross's Informal Learning

The photos are closer to what I used to get from my Canon A1 SLR. Wide Angle Optical Image Stabilized Zoom lens: f/2! It shoots in JPG or RAW format. What I really love is the camera’s ability to take bright photos in low-light conditions. (I Some of the photos below were taken in dark settings; I have never cut the flash on. All of the photos here were taken with the automatic setting. (I You can click the photos to see larger sizes.).

How to Create Job Aids that Skyrocket Your Team’s Performance

TechSmith Camtasia

Sometimes they’re digital—an image or PDF file on a computer, a smartphone app, or a short video. Job aids, like this office floorplan reference, can be laminated and placed on a wall, printed out and kept near a desk, or a JPG on the company network. Particularly in customer-facing roles, having employees refer to a job aid might not be the image you want to portray. ×11 laminated paper hung on a wall, or a digital JPG on the network?

5 Great online tools for spicing up your training materials


It is also good for most of the conversions a trainer might need (PDF from and to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, JPG). This tool, as its name suggests, removes the background from images. now you can do it without having to master any complicated photo editing software.

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Five must-have tools for online training providers


Here are some helpful tools: Snagit : A powerful tool for screen capture of videos and static images. software how-to videos) either with or without your webcam ‘narrator’ image included. PrtScn: If you just want a static image of a computer screen, use your PrtScn keyboard key. PrtScn copies the image to your clipboard. From there you can paste it into a PowerPoint slide or something as simple as Paint and export the slide as a PNG or JPG graphics file.

Certified to Blow Your Mind: How to Manage eLearning Certificates


You can also add a background image and choose the orientation of the certificate (Landscape or Portrait). Get crazy with it if you want… but also here are some suggestions for the management of images to make them picture perfect.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

Just upload a photo or a gradient as a source and let them do the rest. Photos & Graphics. New Old Stock – a collection of vintage photos from public archives. Moose by Icons8 — Interesting new option for free stock photos that match each other [link] You can even download them all as a file. Findshot – Yet another great looking resource for free stock photos. Gradients Guru – Pick a gradient and add your photo for great-looking, dead-simple results.

L&D Toolbox for February 2021

Mike Taylor

darktable – the photo workflow software darktable is an open source photography workflow application and raw developer. It manages your digital negatives in a database, lets you view them through a zoomable light table and enables you to develop raw images and enhance them. Image Editors. Photopea: advanced photo editor – Photopea Online Photo Editor lets you edit photos, apply effects, filters, add text, crop or resize pictures.

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28 Best WooCommerce Plugins in 2021

The Be-all and End-all Guide to Creating a Supreme LearnDash LMS

It even allows your customers to send in photos and video reviews. EWWW Image Optimization by Exactly WWW. But, the large size images can sometimes pose problems making your website load slower. Almost 28% of all online stores are powered by WooCommerce. That’s a huge number!

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The ULTIMATE Guide to PowerPoint Alternatives


Within each theme a bunch of slide layouts are available, including charts, visualisations, and image-based slides. There’s a decent library of images and icons, but you can also import images from your computer or pull from other presentations you’ve created with

Product Review: Liquid Authoring Content Authoring Tool

eLearning 24-7

Accepts image files (.jpg,gif,png), jpg,gif,png), audio file (.mp3), When looking for files on your computer, the window screen defaults to image files, so you can easily forget that you need to select another option, say “PDF&# to see PDF files . Image – insert your imagejpg,png.,gif. Photo Slider, Flip Book. Trust me, not everyone wants to group their image with text. Product: Liquid Authoring.

The Revolution is Coming: Consumer Tablets and E-Learning

eLearning 24-7

Formats by Audio, Video, Image, Publication and Other. Image - JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, TIFF. Take photos and immediately add them to your courses, or end users upload them and share – which means you can even share any type of file – again social learning via the “cloud – i.e. hosted by your vendor&#. Military Images of some of the vendors. The Revolution. Battlefield.

What Tools Should We Learn?


There is nothing more frustrating that spending half a day hunting for that just right image through endless databases on the internet. It is however imperative to understand the differences between a GIF and JPG, vector vs. raster, and transparency vs. flattened. ls2010 model performance photos post test pretest ReLearn results sketches social media sybmols thoughts training tutorial twitter Web 2.0

Adobe eLearning Suite CS4

Big Dog, Little Dog

To help with the creation of content Adobe ELearning Suite also contains: Photoshop for working with graphic files such as JPG and GIF images. Secondly, while Photoshop is a great tool, the majority of designers will probably only use a few features of it, such as touching up photos and resizing them to fit the platform. Adobe released a new elearning development platform a short while back for instructional designers and developers aptly titled eLearning Suite.

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