Copyright and Fair Use for L&D

Scissortail's Learning Nest

Can I use copyrighted images and music for nonprofit educational use? Reading Time: 2 minutes. Introduction. A common misunderstanding I see from instructional designers and other L&D folks is around copyright and Fair Use.

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How to Create Incredible Software Demo Videos (No Experience Necessary!)

TechSmith Camtasia

If your video will include any voiceover (sometimes called narration), make sure you write a script detailing exactly what you or your voiceover person will say. However, many software demo videos may not need voiceover, or you have someone else do the voiceover for you.


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Why Engaging eLearning and a Fancy LMS is Not Enough

eLearning Architect

This would include opening the front door, walking through the reception area, the subtlety of the lighting, the type of background music, conversation with the receptionist, entering the treatment room, lying down on the bed, the treatment itself - even her visit to the bathroom before leaving the clinic. So they had to replace the voiceover for the whole course, which was an unfortunate waste of time and money.

Tips and Tools We Use to Make Our Tutorial Videos | Jason Valade and Ryan Eash

TechSmith Camtasia

I tend to focus on the audio, on the voiceover. And then I record the voiceover. When the voiceover is done, I feel like a million bucks because that is such a huge component of the video. For Jason, he likes to introduce people to the library in Camtasia.

How to Make a Tutorial Video (FREE TEMPLATES!)

TechSmith Camtasia

And, with a drag-and-drop interface and a huge library of templates and other assets, there are no professional skills required! The right side of the script is for your voiceover. Record and edit your voiceover. For recording voiceovers, we recommend TechSmith Audiate.

Introductory Guide to Using Vyond for eLearning


Its built-in library contains thousands of characters, props, and digital assets representing hundreds of industries. Use thousands of Vyond characters, facial features, hairstyles, and a built-in library of assets to build your unique video story.

Tech Tuesday Toolbox | Issue #3

Mike Taylor

Use it to convert PPT to video easily, add background music for videos with automated narrator voice online. Just type your voice over text into presenter notes, and upload it to Narakeet, and it will create your slideshow with voiceover. App of the Week.

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How to Edit Video (With Step-by-Step Video)

TechSmith Camtasia

Three versions (all in uncompressed.wav format) of the voiceover. A royalty-free music track to use as background music, if desired (le-chat-gourmand.mp3). And then I also did a voiceover. Some background music, that intro and outro video that we created on our webcam.

5 Video Editing Softwares To Use to Nail Your Onboarding Videos


The icing on the cake is the option to include your audio input and add voiceover to really showcase how to use an app or product. So now you know why video is so effective as a content format, and what kind of videos to make to reduce churn and improve new hire productivity.

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The 34 Best Training Video Software – Full Comparison Guide


With Animaker you can just as easily create animations by choosing from a variety of characters available in the library, deciding a specific movement and facial expression for the character and changing it as many times you need.

How to Make a Great Educational Video (Free Template)

TechSmith Camtasia

If your video will include any other visuals or assets, such as music, screenshots or other images, or other videos, import them by clicking Import Media and navigating to the folder where your assets are located. Recommended Reading: The Best Way to Record Voiceover for PowerPoint.

Using video as an alternative to create learning content


Break content down into microlearning - It's a huge buzzword in eLearning at the moment and for good reason, breaking your content down into 2 to 5 minutes videos will let you create a bigger library and a simpler way for your audience to search content. These types of videos can range from minimal costs (this would be the expert talking into his laptop whilst recording his screen) to the more expensive professional screencasts (these are scripted, have music and animated intros etc.).

What Microphone Is Best for Recording Video?

TechSmith Camtasia

You can use it to record sounds, voiceovers, and interviews directly to an SD card, or you can plug in and record from up to 2 XLR microphones. Blue Nessie – Music. Also, if you can, record your audio in a space that doesn’t have a lot of echo (think about recording in a walk-in closet, or a library or office with lots of books, or throw a comforter over your head). When you look at video creation, 50% of your video (roughly) are the visuals.

50 Tips for Better Video

TechSmith Camtasia

Are there visuals or music that you’ll definitely need? Whether you’re using narration, music, or dialogue, it’s by far one of the most important video production aspects of better video. For videos that don’t feature people, record voiceovers first. Use your own voice for voiceovers. A few hours before recording voiceovers, put down the coffee (no milk chugging, either)! Some people have been known to retreat to libraries, closets, or under blankets.

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22 Powerful Tools to Create and Edit your Own Instructional Videos


After that, you add your photos, videos (you can capture video from within the app) and audio files (insert or record a voiceover). It is easy to use and it is rich in features as it can give your video a professional and high-quality touch, while importing your clips, trimming them, adding several elements (like music, pictures, and text) and transitions between them. The objects in the library may be images, sounds, and even videos.

Product Review: Knoodle

eLearning 24-7

Library not visible on the screen – unless you add media/files, etc. Once you add slides or media, it goes to your Library – which is fine, but to add more you have to use the buttons. The following is available: Choose from Library. Choose from Library. Record Voiceover. On the screen, the end user can play the presentation – and any media – say voice overs, music, etc., Everyone loves to receive gifts.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators


Lectora is the powerhouse in the authoring tools coming with libraries of assets, templates and flexible. More specifically, it allows you to share photos and videos that are accompanied with cool special movement effects and music accompaniment. Animoto’s photo presentation tool is synced with the rhythm of the music you have chosen while at the same time it informs you about the steps of the video editing process all the way to its completion.

Develop Killer Product Training Videos Using VideoScribe

CommLab India

You can also select images from the images library available in VideoScribe. You can upload music and voiceover to the videos. You can also pick soundtracks from the library of VideoScribe. When you hear something, you may remember only 10% of that after three days. Comparatively, the retention rate of information presented through images is as high as 65%. 71% of consumers say videos are very effective at explaining product features.

17 Online Tools You Need For Awesome Social Media Content


It has an amazing library of ready-to-use templates that you can also fully customize to suit your needs and branding (plus a wide range of visual elements, sounds, and a photo library). Instasize also has a huge stock photo library with high-quality photos that you can use.