MICROSOFT POWERPOINT: Adding Transparency to Photos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

However, you've only got one photo you're allowed to use.     The problem is—how? PowerPoint won’t allow you to adjust the transparency of a photo so you'll need to scrap that plan.   Insert your photo onto your slide (Insert > Pictures).

MICROSOFT POWERPOINT: Adding Transparency to Photos

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

However, you've only got one photo you're allowed to use.     The problem is—how? PowerPoint won’t allow you to adjust the transparency of a photo so you'll need to scrap that plan. Here’s how to get from Point A to Point B, including an extra bit to accommodate if your photo has a background you’d like removed.   Insert your photo onto your slide (Insert > Pictures). by AJ Walther, COTP. You have a plan.

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Problem based learning

Learning with 'e's

Photo by Cyrano82 on Deviant Art Over the course of the next few posts, I'm responding directly and more expansively to some of the questions posted during my live webinar for EDEN. Essentially, ill-structured problems have no single correct answer.

Remove the Background & Improve a Photo Using Snagit 11

TechSmith Camtasia

Have you ever had a great photo except for that one annoyance in the background? Let me know and we might use your problem to create an instructional blog post like this. The post Remove the Background & Improve a Photo Using Snagit 11 appeared first on TechSmith Blogs.

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Developing a Results Driven Curriculum

design a curriculum solution that: • has a clear goal tied to a well- articulated business problem, • meets the needs of your target. to solve the business problems that need solving. clear on your business problem and desired outcomes. problem? problem and desired result.

Paper cuts

E-Learning Provocateur

I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! 360° photos. Google calls them “photo spheres” and they remind me of Microsoft’s Photosynth. Yet I struck more problems.

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10 Sure-Fire Tips for Creating Your Own Stock Photos

Rapid eLearning

Obviously, this approach doesn’t work for everyone and taking good photos is an art in itself. The problem with a lot of digital cameras is that after you take the shot, it looks great on that tiny LCD screen. He had room for something like 5000 photos. Share your photos.

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Narrative pedagogy 3: Problem solving

Learning with 'e's

The world is full of problems. It is also the basis of problem based learning (or PBL). Students are presented with a problem and limited resources (e.g. yes, sometimes luck - to solve the problem. Teachers can learn a lot from the techniques writers use.

Problem viewing 360 images after publish with Captivate

Adobe Captivate

I’m having a strange issue with publishing 360 photos and have looked through all the existing topics, but don’t think I’ve seen anything exactly like this. The post Problem viewing 360 images after publish with Captivate appeared first on eLearning. Hi everyone. I have a project that started out a blank project, to which I added a 360 slide using Slide> 360 slides.

Paper Cuts


I’ll also share my problems – and there are plenty of them – so if you can solve any for me I’d be grateful! 360° PHOTOS. Google calls them “photo spheres” and they remind me of Microsoft’s Photosynth. All you need to record your own photo sphere is the Cardboard Camera app.

What is the use of Augmented Reality in the Healthcare Sector?


Augmented reality photo booths and virtual photo booths have helped many brands and businesses to leverage. The usage of an augmented reality photo booth in the healthcare industry and technological innovations is changing the healthcare sector completely.

"Oh my Gosh Learning!" Using Problems, Diagnostics and Solutions in eLearning

Vignettes Learning

What can the employee do that could become a huge problem to the manager? The common answer is that there is an installation problem. #3 Learners were able to provide photos of the difficulties they encountered. What is "Learning by Oops"?

Free and Open Source Web Conferencing (Online Meetings, Webinars.


Hi Christofors, BBB is awesome but unfortunately, I have faced lots of problems in its installation on my server that`s why could`t make it. Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning Free and Open Source Authoring Tools for e-Learnin.

The EDEN Interviews: Yves Punie

Learning with 'e's

Video courtesy of EDEN Photo by William Starkey on Geograph The EDEN Interviews: Yves Punie by Steve Wheeler was recorded in Budapest, Hungary and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

Looking ahead

Learning with 'e's

It makes sense that schools should work toward equipping children with skills and literacies that will enable them to discover the answers to problems we haven''t even begun to anticipate. creativity curriculum education future innovation Jean Piaget learning problem solving school

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The AfL truth about assessment

Learning with 'e's

And that''s a problem with final exams and high stakes assessment. Should there now be more emphasis on problem solving, team working and collaborative learning? Photo from Wikimedia Commons by Hariadhi Who put the ass in assessment?

Design for life

Learning with 'e's

Conversely, presenting a problem to students places them in an unfamiliar context where they are compelled to expend mental energy to solve it. In such a case, using a great deal of mental effort can result in learning the structure and space of the problem.

Curious learning

Learning with 'e's

Sometimes it is to introduce a new approach or problem where students need to take an alternative role. Giving students a problem to solve is one thing. Photo by Steve Wheeler Curious learning by Steve Wheeler is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0

In the loop (twice)

Learning with 'e's

The theory Argyris bases his theory on the premise that each of us has a cognitive map inside our heads - in other words, a script to deal with problems and challenges based on previous experience. This is the second in my series of short blog posts on important theories of learning.

Racing robots and learning

Learning with 'e's

There are a myriad of problems to solve. Some of these are engineering problems, while others are mathematical (some students discovered they needed to measure the entire circuit so they could calculate where the 90 degree turns should be programmed into the routine).

Experiential learning

Learning with 'e's

This approach led later to a number of other similar approaches such as problem based learning and inquiry based learning. education experiential learning functional psychology inquiry based learning John Dewey learning problem based learning theory

The point of no return

Learning with 'e's

Teachers should therefore develop schemes of work and lessons that have elements of doubt and ill-structured problems for students to solve. This is number 27 in my series on learning theories.

Joining the dots

Learning with 'e's

Students will have an innate need to make sense of what they see or hear, so teachers could provide them with puzzles, challenges and problems to solve that require them to ''close'' or make sense of. One example would be ill-structured problems, which have several possible solutions.

Conflict resolution

Learning with 'e's

Festinger, 1957, p 2) How it can be applied in education A lot of learning is based upon making decisions and solving problems. Indeed, problem based learning is thought to be one of the most effective situated learning methods.

Authentic learning

Learning with 'e's

Some of the most effective learning methods involve students doing and making, problem solving, and playing games, all of which comply with the notion of being in a meaningful setting. games ICT education schools Excel spreadsheet problem based learning PBL situated learning

22 Free e-Learning and Graphic Design Resources

Dashe & Thomson

The problem with many free resource sites is that you are often inundated with so much unusable garbage that it’s hard not to feel like you are wasting your time. Everyone loves a freebie.

Learning from each other

Learning with 'e's

Whenever I have seen this kind of reciprocal learning occur, it has emerged during intense discussions or more commonly, during collaborative learning , where a small group solve a problem or address a complex issue.

The games we play

Learning with 'e's

There are intrinsic rewards within most games, which if designed cleverly, will provide a gradient of difficulty (levels and goals) including problems to solve and knowledge to gather, which gamers can achieve with incremental effort and commitment.

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3 Steps to Graphic Record Your Next Vacation


Taking hundreds of photos on vacation end up in cloud storage and forgotten. The Problem: Growing up as a kid going on annual vacations I would always get those disposable cameras to capture the adventure. Try restricting yourself to less than a 100 photos on your next vacation!

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What’s the real cost of eye candy?

Making Change

The goal is to steer the conversation away from “Make me a course” and toward “Help me solve this performance problem.” Activity 2: Just one photo and lots more brain. When they’re done, ask them, “Do you care that you never saw a photo of Bob?”

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Cammy Beans Learning Visions: Theory vs. Application in Instructional Design: One Academics View

Learning Visions

in high school, which involved solving problems like figuring out the volume of weird spaces. Photo Credit: Integral Calculus DSC00163 by Mr. ToHa Posted by Cammy Bean at 9:53 AM Labels: academia , instructional design 15comments: Wendy said. I notice myself looking at workplace problems differently - I am seeing what I previously did not know I couldnt see. Cammy Beans Learning Visions Musings on eLearning, instructional design and other training stuff.

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ARTICULATE STORYLINE 360: Recolor and Crop Content Library Images

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Subscribers have access to an millions of assets in the Content Library loaded with downloadable Characters, Illustrations, Icons, Videos, and Photos.   While recently working in Storyline, I was in need of a photo of a horse. That wasn't a problem either.

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Adobe Captivate: The Cure for Blurry Zoom Destinations

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Right away you can see that there is a problem with the image in the Zoom Destination. To fix the problem, you'll need a larger version of the image shown within the Zoom Source.   Click the  Import  button and open the larger version of the photo.

A personal look at crowd sourcing

Clark Quinn

Well, this creates a conundrum, because I’ve plenty of promo photos out there for various speaking engagements that now are no longer appropriate. However, there was a problem: my face was kind of dark against the background.

3 ways to save gobs of time when designing training

Making Change

They jump to conclusions about the problem (“They need to understand!”) Your secret goal is to find non-training solutions to the problem. The meeting will help your client see how changes to tools, new job aids, and other non-training interventions can solve the problem.

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6 Smart Approaches to Bring in Real-world Experiences in Online Training with Scenario Based Learning

EI Design

Include real-world experiences, such as actual on-the-job photos, paste win/fail instances they may be familiar with, or utilize industry jargon they’d hear in everyday life. What problem is going to be solved? Create conflict/problem-solving simulations. Introduction.

Tips for Storytelling in Learning

Experiencing eLearning

Conflict/problem. A: Full bleed photos are good when you can. These are my live blogged notes from the InSync Training Byte session “Once Upon a Time, Storytelling WAS Learning” by Tom Campbell and Karin Rex. My side comments and thoughts in italics.

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