How to Unstock Stock Photos for eLearning and Slides

The eLearning Coach

If you spend a lot of time researching photos and manipulating graphics, you may feel frustrated. Here are a few ways I've found to get out of the stock photo doldrums. Developing eLearning

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Spooky Stock Photos for Haunting eLearning

eLearning Brothers

instructional design eLearning development Graphic Design Resources Stock Assets eLearning Stock AssetsIt’s the spooky season! Why not embrace this time of year and add some moody vibes to your eLearning?

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eLearning Brothers Breaks into the Stock Photo, Video and Audio World

eLearning Brothers

AMERICAN FORK, Utah — November 17, 2014 — eLearning Brothers today announced that it will offer over 500,000 stock photos, graphics, vectors, videos and audio files to the training and development community. “Everyone in the training and development world uses stock photography. The stock library subscription is now available for immediate download.

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Goldmine for Stock Photos

LearnDash

If you have been creating digital content, then you have searched for photos online. Luckily for you, there is a new goldmine for stock photos – and from one of the biggest names in the industry. While you’re at it, swing by Getty to snag some quality photos for your next project. For many people, this involves jumping into Google and searching for images and then inserting them into their project (be it legal or not).

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Stock Photos for eLearning

eLearning Brothers

Great photos help create fun and engaging training. We have recently put together packs of eLearning stock photos to help you design better training. The examples are a combination of PowerPoint course styles , Cut-Out People , and eLearning stock photos. Tags: eLearning eLearning Tips People Pictures power point backgrounds stock photos Here are some layouts that we created to “get your creative juices flowing&#.

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eLearning Brothers and Infuse Medical Launch Medical Stock Image Library

eLearning Brothers

(American Fork, UT July 8, 2014) eLearning Brothers and Infuse Medical announce the first library subscription of its kind of Medical Stock Images. It was a natural fit for Infuse Medical and eLearning Brothers to create the world’s first library of stock eLearning medical images,” said Jordan Erickson, President of Infuse Media Group. Elearning developers can download Medical Stock Images so life-like, that they may think they are photographs of actual organs and anatomy.”.

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Creative Uses of Stock Images

eLearning Brothers

This brings us to the subject of stock images. Stock images, by their nature, are meant to be broadly applicable to a wide variety of situations. That’s why it’s important for stock images especially to have a wide selection. To show you just how deep our well of pictures goes, we’d like to take a dive into some of the more obscure pictures in our library to illustrate just how specific a message you can send with a stock image.

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10 (Free!) Stock Photo Resources for eLearning

DigitalChalk eLearning

When taking your own digital images isn’t an option, free stock photos become the go-to-tool. We have narrowed it down to 10 FREE stock photo sites , to help you manage your time a little better and find what you need on your budget. Morgue File is an easy to use free photo site, with thousands of high-resolution images. Public Domain Pictures.net is a source for free public domain photos. Free Images has more than 6,000 original stock photos.

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PowerPoint & eLearning: PhotoPin, a New Stock Photo Resource

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

by AJ George  I have previously written about  my favorite stock photo resources.    In that same vein I'd like to present  Photopin , a new resource that may be useful in your search for budget-friendly stock photos. The photos are lifted from  Flickr  and are, by and large, Creative Commons  licensed.   I've also posted about how to find  Google images you can actually use for commercial use. 

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eLearning Medical Stock Images

eLearning Brothers

We are excited to announce the newest addition to the eLearning Template Library—Medical Stock Images. Elearning developers can now download 3D Medical Stock Images so realistic, that they might think they are photographs of actual organs and anatomy. eLearning Medical Stock Images Video. High Quality Medical Stock Images. Finding medical stock images can be time consuming and expensive.

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10 Lesser Known Free Or Inexpensive Stock Photo Sites

The eLearning Coach

Fortunately, free or inexpensive stock media sites can save the day. Many of us must work on projects with small budgets that require free resources. Check out descriptions of these ten sites. eLearning Design Graphics

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E-Learning Tidbits: Free Stock Photos & Award Winners

Rapid eLearning

More Free Stock Photos. I just noticed that one of my favorite free stock photo sites, StartUp Stock Photos , released a bunch more photos. I like their photos because they can be used in a lot of elearning contexts. Download the free stock photos here. Get your free PowerPoint templates and free graphics & stock images. For many of you, this is like the start of a new year.

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How to Customize Free Stock Photos For Your Presentations

Rapid eLearning

The good news is that there are more than enough free stock images available, such as these three earlier posts where I shared 80 free stock photos , 45 free stock photos , and 60 more free stock photos. 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. 7 Ways to Overlay Text & Customize Free Stock Photos.

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Stock Photo Sites: How To Choose The Best One

The eLearning Coach

Before committing to a stock photo service, scope out the best one for your money. Post from: The eLearning Coach Stock Photo Sites: How To Choose The Best One. Tags: GRAPHICS MEDIA stock photo services stock photo sites stock photos Check these criteria first.

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Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning

eFront

News from the e-learning frontier Pages Home About Community Free e-Learning Resources Contribute to the e-Learning Community 10/24/2010 Free Stock Photos Sites for e-Learning As an e-Learning developer I had to invest a lot of time to find images for my e-Learning projects. As a result, I had to do a research and find the best FREE stock photo sites. SXC (stock.xhng) The SXC is a website providing free-to use stock photography and illustrations.

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#INDIETECH: Stock Photography Must Die

Wisetail

Like the vast majority of B2B software companies we’ve used stock photography across all of our marketing, communication and social channels for years. We’ve spent hours pouring over Pexels and Veer for “the right” photo only to see it being used all over the Web. The post #INDIETECH: Stock Photography Must Die appeared first on Wisetail. We’re guilty.

Shutterstock vs. iStock for presentation photos

BrightCarbon

Previously, we’d pretty much exclusively been using iStock for our commercial-use presentation photos. Read to the end to discover where we find our favourite free stock photography too! This means that we can easily use Shutterstock photos in presentations to tell stories.

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21 Reasons Why Stock Photo Sites Make Me Cry

The eLearning Coach

Frustrated because you can't find the right photo? Post from: The eLearning Coach 21 Reasons Why Stock Photo Sites Make Me Cry. Cry along with me. Graphics

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Find the Best Stock Photos for Your eLearning Course

GO1

Looking for high quality stock photos for your eLearning course? The post Find the Best Stock Photos for Your eLearning Course appeared first on GO1 Learning. Tips & Tricks eLearning online course photosPutting together an online course can be a lot of fun, especially if you’ve followed our handy design checklist for your eLearning materials.

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100+ Free Stock Photos for Use in E-Learning!

Ashley Chiasson

100+ Free Stock Photos for Use in E-learning. Instructional Designers and E-Learning Developers are always looking for high-quality stock photos they can use use within their e-learning development. What I thought I would do is put together a FREE download of 100+ stock photos that you can use in a variety of e-learning contexts. All of these photos have been carefully sought out by yours truly, and used within many personal projects.

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Where to get high-quality, low-cost photos for your eLearning projects

Adobe Captivate

While you or your organisation might subscribe to one or several online image libraries such as Getty Images, iStock Photo or even Adobe’s own photo library, in this post I’d like to highlight three low-cost (or even free) photo resources that let you search for and access photos instantly. Unsplash is a well-known photo library that lets you use images for free (and without attribution) for personal, as well as commercial projects.

Seven Ways to Use Stock Photos in E-Learing

E-learning Uncovered

Photos are a powerful tool in e-learning. Unless you can afford custom photo shoots, you likely need to purchase stock photos. You may have heard some people talk about how much they hate stock photos in e-learning : they seem cheesy, they aren’t diverse enough, or they look like the subject is in a vacuum. A lot of people don’t actually hate stock photos in e-learning , despite saying they do. Blur the photo and use it as a background.

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Free Stock Photo Site: SXC

Take an e-Learning Break

SXC was launched in February 2001, as an alternative for expensive stock photography. The idea was to create a site where creative people could exchange their photos for inspiration or work. Check it out: [link

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Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources

Tony Karrer

EveryStockPhoto is a search engine for creative commons photos, located in Vancouver, BC. This is a single integrated search, allowing users to bookmark their photos with private and public tags, and increasingly we will be offering advanced searching options , rating systems and other tools. You can search for photos, see which photos are the most popular, and which ones have the highest ratings or the most downloads. 4) Stock.xchng Close to 200,000 photos.

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Stock photos for your online store or next marketing campaign

Firmwater

BURST is a stock photo platform with high-quality images that are available free of charge under the Creative Commons Zero license. You can crop them to your preferred size and add text or filters with your preferred photo editor. You may think that there are other sites out there that are offering stock photos for free, but we believe Burst was built with the e-commerce entrepreneur in mind. At Firmwater we continuously strive to enhance customer experience.

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Does Your Authoring Tool Offer Quality Templates And Stock Assets To Get You Started?

Dan Keckan

Two great ways to do this are templates and stock photos. It is very important for an authoring tool to get you started as soon as possible. This post was first published on eLearning Industry.

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Be a Stock Photography Model!

Trivantis

We’ve written a lot about the importance of choosing the right images for your e-Learning projects and suggested some sources for economically priced stock photography. But what if you don’t want to spend hours searching for the perfect stock photo, or you just can’t find one that demonstrates your industry? Or maybe your learners are tired of seeing the same impersonal stock photo used over and over. Then it’s time to start taking your OWN stock photos!

10 Sure-Fire Tips for Creating Your Own Stock Photos

Rapid eLearning

Going to a stock image site and looking for just the right pictures can be very time-consuming and a drain on your limited resources. Why not create your own stock images? Obviously, this approach doesn’t work for everyone and taking good photos is an art in itself. However, when you get into the office to edit the photo you see that the image is a little out of focus. He had room for something like 5000 photos. Share your photos.

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How to Easily Search through Free Stock Images

Rapid eLearning

It seems like every day there’s a new site that offers free stock images. Seriously, how many stock images are you really using? In the past, I’ve save you some time by reviewing free stock images and curating them into contextual downloads. What you need is an easy way to search through all of those free stock image sites so you can find what you need when you need it. Stock Up. Stock Up is courtesy of Site Builder Report. Stock Snap.

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Add Flavor to your projects with Beautiful Assets with Adobe Stock | 10+ Hacks with Captivate & the Creative Cloud

Adobe Captivate

In this 5th episode, Adobe Certified Instructor, Mark Itskowitch, shows you how to add flavor to your eLearning projects by using Adobe Stock. Easily add images, photos, videos, or placeholders without even leaving Captivate! Learn how to use a photo to help find similar photos that match. Download photos from inside of Captivate, and have them waiting in your graphic designers library – Inside of Photoshop (or Illustrator, InDesign, Premiere, Dreamweaver etc.)

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Create a photo slideshow in PowerPoint

eLearningArt

I recently created a photo slideshow (using PowerPoint) of my dad’s life-sized chess set sculpture that’s at Facebook (Go Dad!). I also included some free downloads that you can use in your own slideshows, such as the stock music I used, as well as some templates to help you with your own slideshows. Insert a photo album to your presentation. Go to “Insert” → “Photo Album” → “New Photo Album”. Select the photos from your computer.

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10 Reasons Why You Should Pay For Stock Photos

The eLearning Coach

Stock photos and illustrations won’t solve all your graphic needs but there are a lot of uses for them in online learning. Unless you always shoot your own photos, the question is whether you should pay for stock photos and illustrations or use one of the free services. You can find a long list of both types on this Resource page— Stock Photo and Illustration Sites. You can find photos based on a concept, emotion or theme.

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eLearning Stock Asset Library vs. eLearning Template Library

eLearning Brothers

We offer two separate library subscriptions — eLearning Stock and eLearning Templates. Here is some clarification on the contents of these two libraries: The eLearning Stock Asset Library. Membership to the eLearning Stock Asset Library provides access to the following assets: Vector graphics - infographics, devices, arrows, buttons, icons, word clouds, and social media graphics.

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80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning

Rapid eLearning

In a previous post I shared some free stock images via Unsplash. Today, I’ve done the same thing only this time the curated images are from Startup Stock Photos. You can download entire folder of free stock images here. If you’re in need of free resources and stock images these should help. The post 80 Free Stock Images Perfect for E-learning appeared first on The Rapid eLearning Blog They’re free for commercial use.

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What's Wrong with Traditional Stock Photography Sources for eLearning

Tony Karrer

Back in 2007, I provided a long list of sources of stock photography for eLearning. And there are lots of other posts available on eLearning Learning Stock Photography. But I really missed something important: traditional stock photo sources are often a pain for eLearning. I had coffee with Bryan Jones, the founder of eLearningArt ,last week in Los Angeles, and it led to a discussion about images/stock photography and eLearning.

A Complete List of Free Stock Image Sites for E-Learning

Rapid eLearning

The Internet is rife with free things, especially free stock image sites. However, there are usually three main issues with the free stock image sites: The free stock images aren’t really free. The free stock image sites are only there to point to for-pay stock image sites. You are enticed with free stock images, but when you click on the ones that look good, they turn out to be connected to a for-pay service. Free Stock Images in the Community.

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eLearning Livestream ? Hardware, Software & Services I Use

Adobe Captivate

Discussions eLearning Videos "Elearning authoring tools" "Screen capture software" adobe captivate video tutorial Amazon Web Services discussions free stock photography how to livestream on youtube laptop livestream stock_photos videosThe post eLearning Livestream – Hardware, Software & Services I Use appeared first on eLearning.