Editing Images with PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

Sometimes an eLearning course needs to be enhanced with an image , but finding the right one can be a chore in itself. It’s frustrating to locate an image only to find it just isn’t quite right. In these cases, it’s possible to tweak the image with a graphics editor.

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Check out this Photoshop Sneak Peek: Image Deblurring [VIDEO]

mLearning Revolution

photoshop , eLearning Suite , Deblurring. Just when you think what else can Photoshop do in the next version to blow us away, the team once again manages to surprise us. However I was waiting for the HD version to be available, and just now I saw it on Adobe TV. If you were impressed with the Content-aware fill feature in Photoshop CS5 , check out this amazing feature that will finally help us de-blur an image.

8 Editing Techniques for Great Images in Lectora

eLearning Brothers

Adding an image to your course increases the value to learners if done right. Often, most eLearning images we find aren’t perfect, and a little editing may be necessary. But what if you’re not a Photoshop whiz or own a separate image editing software? Add an Image.

Get started with Photoshop for eLearning design


But I’ve seen colleagues who don’t specialize in design struggle, as they lose hours attempting to create, edit, or crop an image correctly. Trust me, Photoshop is actually easy and very cool. Essential Photoshop terms. New document settings in Photoshop.

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. Vector vs. Raster (bitmap) Images.

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


In the first post in this series, I explained the essentials you need to know before getting started with Photoshop. Today, we’ll take a tour of the Photoshop CC interface. How to open and save a document in Photoshop. There are three ways to open a document in Photoshop.

Editing Characters – part 2

Adobe Captivate

In a previous article I described the workflow to edit a Character (from Media) with Photoshop, without damaging the original image. The next interactive video will show the workflow to change a color in a photographic image. Watch this video: I used Photoshop CC 2019, but the workflow is the same for older versions of Photoshop.

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Besties4evr Ps and CP team up to create ultimate button update simplicity nirvana

Adobe Captivate

Probably you are familiar with making buttons in Photoshop and importing your psd. In Photoshop, create your button however you normally do. Turn on Adobe Generator by going to File>Generate>Image Assets. Blog captivate_photoshop dynamic image smartshape button

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Cues that You Need an Image Instead of Text

Integrated Learnings

We know that meaningful images provide a memorable and efficient way to learn information. As a text-oriented person myself -- someone who finishes reading an article's text and then goes back to view the tables and charts -- translating text into images does not come naturally for me. a flowchart, labeled image, etc.). Here are a few cues that prompt me to consider replacing text with images. Image Cue: Process Overview. Image Cue: Anatomy. By Shelley A.

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Text, Images, or Video in Your Technical Communication?

TechSmith Camtasia

But how do you decide when to use text, images, or video for your product assistance? Is the use of images or video forbidden by law? This makes the use of video as the primary medium quite difficult, but using images may not always be the best solution either.

What’s New in Adobe eLearning Suite2?

Upside Learning

Adobe recently released eLearning Suite 2 comprising of Captivate 5, Flash Professional CS5, Dreamweaver CS5, Photoshop CS5 Extended, Acrobat 9 Pro, Presenter 7 (available on Windows only), Soundbooth CS5, Bridge CS5, Device Central CS5 in it.

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Use Select and Mask to Create Cutout People

Adobe Captivate

For example, about once per year, I found it necessary to remove the background from an image. This week I decided to update Allen’s video to include the latest version of Adobe Captivate and Adobe Photoshop as a way of honouring his influence over my YouTube career and my decision to start my own freelance eLearning design and development business. Video Adobe Captivate adobe photoshop cc cutout characters Cutout people select and mask

5 Free Online Image Editors for Rapid E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

In a previous post, we looked at five free desktop image editors. If you do a search, you’ll find that there are a lot of online image editing products. In today’s post we’ll look at five very capable online image editors. Aviary Feather is a basic image editing tool.

Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources

Tony Karrer

Weird - after posting, I just saw a post in my blog reader from HeyJude - Find free images online - my list! 10 Places to Find Free Image FlickrCC - Bigfoto.com offers pictures from around the world, including America, Asia, Europe, Africa, and Pacific. FreeDigitalPhotos.net has over 2000 free images that you can use in commercial and noncommercial work. You are not allowed to sell, redistribute, or claim these images as your own. Transparent an matte images included.

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Remix culture and education

Learning with e's

Sometimes several works are combined or 'mashed up' to create new versions. We see or hear something we like, and we try to make our own personal version of it. Parodies and satirical versions of original stories or songs are also considered to fall into this category of remixing.

Making elearning look good on retina displays


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.

Tablets will replace PCs but not in the way you Think

mLearning Revolution

(image credit: [link]. printing problems, no optical drives (for backups I suppose), and that they won’t run power software, including Adobe Photoshop, Avid Studio, and Microsoft OneNote.

FREE Alternative to Adobe Illustrator


Anyone who is serious about making effective, stimulating visuals in their learning content knows the importance of incorporating professional quality images, graphs, and diagrams. Many people prefer to use Adobe Photoshop , but another favorite in the Adobe suite is Illustrator.

FREE Alternative to Adobe Illustrator


Anyone who is serious about making effective, stimulating visuals in their learning content knows the importance of incorporating professional quality images, graphs, and diagrams. Many people prefer to use Adobe Photoshop , but another favorite in the Adobe suite is Illustrator.

How to make your animated GIF lose that ugly white border or halo

eLearning Brothers

The GIF image format was developed by CompuServe in 1987 and has been a mainstay since the infancy of the internet. I exported 2 different versions below, one at full resolution, the other at 100 x 100 pixels. Display these images on a blue background).

Not All PNG Compressors Are Created Equal

TechSmith Camtasia

Here's two versions of a Jing logo from one of our press releases. The image on the right is less than 1/2 the size of the original image on the left. In the case of the Jing logo, it looks like Photoshop is the culprit. for the final image.

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eLearning Art and Design Tips: Using GIMPShop Repeatable Textures

eLearning Brothers

But, how are you going to edit that image? How are you going to open up the image and edit the vector file? It’s an open source program that replicates lots of Photoshop’s features. is the version I will be using for this tutorial. Now just clone the seams of the images.

The Tools in My Toolbox

Adobe Captivate

For example, If I’m watching a Captivate tutorial and the presenter starts inserting images or custom buttons I want to know what they used to create them. Did they use Photoshop? Or, heaven forbid, Paint (not the snazzy new 3D version either). I started with the trial version of Captivate 9 and then got a licensed version of Captivate 2017 when it was released.

Top 5 Ways to Make Astonishing Blog Pictures with Snagit

TechSmith Camtasia

One of the most important parts of almost any blog is images. A brilliant article full of necessary information may be treated as bad if the images are small, blurred, have poor quality or not easy to understand. In Snagit go to Image tab and choose Resize.

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Affinity Designer, and Bezier: This Week on #BLPLearn

Bottom-Line Performance

Basically, it’s Adobe Illustrator only if you were also able to do the very core features (drawing, textures, make selections, adjustment effects, etc) of Photoshop on top of vector illustrations all within the same program.

Technology Skills for Instructional Designers

Experiencing eLearning

These have been my reference manuals while learning new versions of Captivate. Basic experience with image, audio, and video editing is beneficial. Of the three, image editing skills are the most important. Photos and Images.

April – May Updates: 1291 casual eLearning characters and more


That gets us to over 43 casual characters (9278 total images) with a wide ranging diversity of age, ethnicity, and gender. Transparency issue resolved: Sorry to the few of you who downloaded character images that didn’t have the proper transparency.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


For course creators with no budget, H5P can be a life-saver, offering learning activities you won’t find anywhere else, such as flashcards, drag and drop, image pairing and many more. The only thing you have to do is to choose the best part of your video and your most beautiful images and add your favorite music. It is important to note that the free version of this tool allows up to 1 minute and 30 seconds of movie creation. 2 Images & Graphics. Photoshop.

Library? Which Library?

Adobe Captivate

Equations : only for the versions that have MathMagic included (if you see it still in CP2017, which has no longer MathMagic, this is a bug). That folder will store the images created with MathMagic. SVG : stores all SVG (Scalable Vector Graphic) images. Intro.

Prepress Guidelines Before You Publish an eBook

Hurix Digital

E-book publishing comprises of several stages, from high-quality digitization using the right tools and technology to image formatting, copy editing, and indexing. Typesetting is the careful arrangement of text and images to create an appealing design that would enhance the reading experience.

Keep Yourself Organized: Create a Folder/File Structure that Works for You

Adobe Captivate

Given the number of graphics in a course, audio narration files, video segments, and assets created in other programs such as Adobe Photoshop or Camtasia Studio to support your Captivate course, you can easily have hundreds of assets with different file extensions, even for a moderately sized course.

Coaching first training Captivate 2019

Adobe Captivate

Captivate 2019 (version 11) was released on the 22nd of August. In this post I will talk about this experience, my view as trainer on this new version. I agreed to add 360 images with hotspots workflow. Intro.

The Top 10 Most Used Online Employee Training Tools: Part 1


2) An image editor. With text covered, the next most useful thing you’ll need will be an image editor. Photoshop is, of course, the undisputed king for this kind of work, but it might not be your best choice for several reasons.

Illustration vs photography for elearning

Sponge UK

Early images in learning This cave painting is thought to have been used to show young hunters where to aim their spears when hunting mammoths. Images can offer a direct route to the learning outcome. Stock images Most stock image libraries include photos and illustrations.

Content creation tools for e-learning


Prefer one of the so-called “evergreen” browsers (like Chrome and Firefox), that is, a browser that is constantly auto-updated to the newer version rather than one whose releases are tied to OS update cycles (like IE and Safari). Image Editor.