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eLearning & Presentations: More Free Images. A MILLION more!

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ Walther    Want more free images for your eLearning or PowerPoint presentations? In December of last year, the British Library released into the public domain a huge collection of scanned images from more than 65,000 books spanning the 16th to 19th centuries.

eLearning: The Role of Images

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Images are an often overlooked component of a good eLearning course. Sadly, when images are added to eLearning, they often have little to do with the content being presented or, just as sad, are of poor quality. An image anchors a concept in a way that words often can't.

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A Huge Month for New Cutout People Images and eLearning Templates

eLearning Brothers

Most of these new templates were Cutout People Images but also included Adobe Captivate Templates, Articulate Storyline Templates, Lectora Templates, and PowerPoint Templates. Click on the images of any template to learn more.

5 Quick Tips Using Cutout People Images

eLearning Brothers

When using cutout people images, I’ve found there are five quick and handy tips you can use in your eLearning projects. If you are new to using cutout people images , you will notice that having multiple images of the same eLearning character makes everything so much easier.

Seven Simple Secrets to Off-the-Shelf Course Success

situations, or present individualized content. Image credit: Dollarphotoclub_81037266 Seven Simple Secrets to. Off-the-Shelf Course Success. By Megan Torrance, CEO TorranceLearning. Off-the-shelf (OTS) courseware is a growing market attracting both customers and venture. capital.

Understanding Image File Formats

Visual Lounge

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.

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.

Free E-Learning Scenario Images

Rapid eLearning

Here are some scenario background images that are great for your next interactive branched e-learning scenario course. These backgrounds go really well with the illustrated characters that come with the Articulate applications or those you may find at some of the free vector image sites.

eLearning: Thousands and Thousands of Free Images

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by AJ Walther    There is no limit to the number of images you can find on the Internet. There are severe limits, however, on the number of images that you can download and use in whatever capacity you see fit.

Presentation: The Difference Between Good and Super eLearning Courses

eLearning Brothers

Megamind: PRESENTATION! The difference between your run-of-the-mill common criminal and a Lex Luthor-style villain is very much in how they present themselves. Presentation skills may come naturally to the outgoing, but that doesn’t mean they can’t be learned.

Guide to copyright-free images and other resources

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Images are expensive, and you do not want to violate copyrights. Finding good images that you are allowed to use can be a challenge. Here is a list with free services to images and other resources that you are allowed to use. Copyright free images via search engines.

Using Video, Images, or Text in ELearning

LearnDash

That said, just using various tools like video and images doesn’t mean that your learning is suddenly better. Careful consideration must also be taken when using images as well. Simply inserting an image because it “looks nice” may actually be more distracting.

How to Remove the Background From an Image

Visual Lounge

The other day, I was working on a presentation. 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.

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10 Tools and Services For Successful Business Presentations

Your Training Edge

Presentations and communicating ideas through attractive slideshows has become a necessary element of almost any successful business. And the effectiveness of a business presentation is determined by its style, design, structure and overall attractiveness.

12 Websites for Free Vector Images Good for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Do a search for “free vector images” and you’ll find hundreds of sites that boast tens of thousands of free images. Besides, how many free vector images do you really need? Websites that Offer Free Vector Images. Other Sources for Free Vector Images.

10 presentation tips from expert Rick Altman

eLearningArt

Most PowerPoint presentations suck. That’s why I interviewed presentation guru Rick Altman to share some of his best tips on giving better presentations. Rick shares not only “why” most presentations suck, but also “how” to make them better. tweet this image].

80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning

Rapid eLearning

In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. Unsplash has a lot more images, but the download I featured was curated to help save some time and preserve the images. You can download entire folder of free stock images here. Background images.

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E-Learning Tutorial: Easy Way to Make an Image Interactive

Rapid eLearning

Here’s an easy way to turn a single image into an interactive image. This tip comes in handy if you use collage images for interactive stories or have a great illustration but no way to break it into separate pieces. Insert the image and duplicate it.

Camtasia Studio vs Adobe Presenter: Working with PowerPoint Presentations

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

by Kevin Siegel       If you have already created a presentation in Microsoft PowerPoint, it's very easy to re-purpose the presentation as eLearning content using either TechSmith Camtasia Studio or Adobe Presenter.   To migrate PowerPoint presentations to Camtasia Studio projects, and then eLearning, you'll need to first install Camtasia Studio and, when prompted, install the Camtasia recording features for PowerPoint.

How to Edit Free Vector Images in PowerPoint

Rapid eLearning

In this post we’ll explore how to edit free vector images in PowerPoint. You’ll be able to use them in your presentations and online training courses. However, if you get the image in.EPS format you may be able to edit the free vector images in PowerPoint.

PowerPoint 2007 & 2010: How to Turn an Image Into An Animated Puzzle

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

Make an Image Look Like a Puzzle. A presentation will open with an image of a whale overlaid with puzzle pieces.   Navigate to your own image, select it and click the Insert  button. Your image will now be the background of the slide.  

content.ED: How to Create Engaging Presentations

Visual Lounge

This series covers the best practices of creating documentation, graphics, videos, presentations, and other types of content using Snagit. While public speaking may not be everyone’s cup of tea, creating engaging presentations can help you feel more confident. Images.

SaaS LMS – A Must-have for Training Companies (Presentation)

Upside Learning

Soon after it was published, I realized that it lent itself pretty well for a presentation format. And so, without any ado, the content was rewritten from a presentation perspective, images added, and […]. Exactly 3 weeks back I had written a blog post – 10 Reasons why Training Companies must invest in a SaaS LMS.

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Even More Free Stock Images for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

Apparently, the internet can’t get enough of free stock images as it seems there are new sites popping up every day. Truth be told, many of the sites aren’t very good and most of the images probably don’t have a good context for e-learning design.

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20 World-Class Experts Share Their Top Presentation Tips

eLearning Brothers

Have you ever sat through a presentation that seemed to slog on and on? Presenters that are disorganized, dwell on trivial information and give long winded explanations that lead nowhere? Too many presentations are afflicted by poor planning and poor visuals.

Draw and Talk Over Your Images to Communicate Clearer

Visual Lounge

Sure, they don’t usually exclaim that they’re telestrating an image, but they’re practicing telestration to show you exactly what they’re talking about. Simply put, telestration is the action of drawing on top of an image. Talk and draw on the image.

Eduverse Foundation Presentation

Kapp Notes

This morning, I had a great time giving a presentation to a group over in the UK via a mash up of Skype and Second Life. I presented to the Eduverse Foundation Symposium.

Adobe Captivate: Export and Share Audio and Images

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

I had a PowerPoint developer ask to use one of the audio clips in my Captivate project in his PowerPoint presentation.   Keep in mind that you can export any Library asset (images, animation, etc).

How to Add Narration to a PowerPoint Presentation

iSpring Solutions

Can a presentation be a presentation without a presenter? It’s no secret that a spokesperson’s voice and movements draw attention better than static images and text. Luckily, modern technologies let us give asynchronous presentations a human face and voice. Shared.

Adobe eLearning Suite 6, Sneak Peek 3: Adobe Presenter Assets

Adobe Captivate

We’ve been working vigorously on the next version of Adobe eLearning Suite and Adobe Presenter and definitely can’t hide the excitement, so here’s one more SNEAK into the next version. If you’ve missed out the earlier sneak peeks on the improved Multi-SCO Packager and Adobe Presenter Video Creator, check them out here and here. Adobe Presenter eLearning Suite How do I.

Five great resources for presenters

Good To Great

Does presenting come naturally to you? Over the past couple of years this is one of the areas of personal development I’ve really tried to focus on, taking every opportunity I’ve been given to push my boundaries and present. Speaking about Presenting.

PowerPoint 2010: Adjusting the Saturation for a Clip Art Image

I Came, I Saw, I Learned

In one of my recent Optimizing PowerPoint for eLearning & Presentations classes , I demonstrated how to adjust the saturation of an inserted image to take the image to grayscale. After the class, one of the students asked how to make this adjustment on clip art images.

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iSpring: How Can I Add a Watermark to My Presentation?

eLearning Brothers

If you are going to publish your presentation on the Internet, it will be important for you to keep it safe. Plus, adding a watermark to your presentation’s slides is a popular way to brand the presentation or give recognition to the author.

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5 Free Desktop Image Editors for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

One of the most important skills is basic image editing. Because of this, an image editing application should be in your tool chest. Today we’ll look at five free desktop applications that you can use for basic image editing.

How to Customize Free Stock Photos For Your Presentations

Rapid eLearning

Most of us are scrambling to find free assets to use in our presentations and elearning courses. The challenge with all of these free stock photos is that it’s not always easy using them for your presentations or elearning courses as they are. I applied a blur to the sliver image.

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Create a Mirrored Image with Snagit 12

Visual Lounge

Mirrored images are impressive and can add a bit of polish to your document cover, title slides, PowerPoint presentation, and more. Below are the steps to create a mirrored image with Snagit 12. Need some images to practice with? Copy Image. Paste Image.