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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.

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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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. The site lets photographers submit their photos who hope to get further (paid) business due to exposure on the site.

Updated – Multimedia Resources For Your eLearning Projects

Adobe Captivate

I’ve also experienced this when working in an organisation also had similar expectations but no budget for stock photography, background music, or video. Music can be a challenge, but many sites offer free music under a creative commons license. For photography, I was fortunate to be a pretty good photographer. I’ve found some significant resources for stock photography.

Stock Photo Image and Other Media Sources

Tony Karrer

Mashable's 90+ Online Photography Tools and Resources. 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 browse by category or search for exactly what you need. Riya - Visual Search provides royalty free images.

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How to Choose the Right Course to Build or Membership Site Topic to Focus on with Ryan Levesque

LifterLMS

Learn how to choose the right course to build or membership site topic to focus on with Ryan Levesque. In this episode Chris and Ryan break down how to avoid choosing the wrong market to build your course or membership site in, and Ryan shares his experience building a learning-based business around orchids, including what motivated him to enter the space which he knew very little about. Ryan is a membership site builder; he’s an entrepreneur; he’s a marketer.

Shutterstock vs. iStock for presentation photos

BrightCarbon

Shutterstock was cheaper, it had better model continuity, and Shutterstock’s Spectrum search was a super easy way of finding coloured images. Read to the end to discover where we find our favourite free stock photography too! Colour search. Where to get free stock images?

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19 Kick-Butt Tools for ELearning

LearnDash

Creative Commons: The never ending search for stock photography – may as well start at the source! Google Image Search: Great for getting ideas for your elearning images. Stock Exchange: See a theme yet? Morguefile is another place to find some pretty sleek free stock images. Free Sounds: Elearning needs sound, may as well get some free stock sounds. Everyone likes nifty tips, tricks, and tools – so how about 19 of them!

11 localization ideas for global eLearning that go beyond translation

gomo learning

2) Reconsider your photography, visuals, and other media. A good example of this is making sure that your photography and your videos help your audience feel like they’re represented.

Insights from a design doyen: Q&A with Mark Heaps

BrightCarbon

We were lucky enough to meet Mark at the inaugural Click event in 2018 and knew that our blog readers would be blown away by his photography, Photoshop, and presentation expertise. I was definitely from a more traditional graphic design background, and forever have done photography for people. The agency we have now in Austin actually also has a photography and video studio, so I’ve always been on the technical side of things. I could incorporate photography.

Cut the Clip Art Clutter

Mindflash

Much like stock photography, the trick to using clip art well is to keep it styled in a way that reinforces your message. Search by Style to Build a Clip art Collection. If you’re using Microsoft Clip Art Online , it’s easy to search by style. Just click on the style link to automatically search for all clip art images created in that style. If your inspiration image doesn’t have a style field noted, try searching by keyword in the keyword field.

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Clive on Learning

In the meantime, I've been making up for the lack of his illustration skills by begging, stealing (don't tell anyone) and borrowing photos from a host of online sites. I really can't see any snags at this price, which from what I can remember is a tint fraction of what you used to have to pay for stock photography. Apart from Google image search, I've also been exploring Flickr, now a bit of a cult site.

Selling Courses Online – $0 to $13,000 / Month

Academy of Mine

They didn’t know how to create a student backend, they didn’t know how to accept credit card payments from their website, they didn’t know about IP verification, conversion rate optimization, search engine optimization. Live content: Student’s really love the live feature of our client sites. Our client sites come installed with “live lecture calendars” where they can see the live lectures being offered this month.

85+ Top Tools & Resources for Course Creators

learnWorlds

Once you finish, you can save these posters to your computer, share them for other users to see either through your website or embed it in wikis, external sites and social media platforms including Facebook and Twitter. 3 Free Stock Images. There is a range of websites that offer free stock photos and this is an additional help to every online instructor who wants to use business and professionally-looking photos on their online school.

100+ Learning, Design & Technology Resources to Help You Get Sh*t Done

Mike Taylor

DB Freebies – this site rounds up all the great design freebies from Behance and Dribble. New Old Stock – a collection of vintage photos from public archives. Moose by Icons8 — Interesting new option for free stock photos that match each other [link] You can even download them all as a big.zip file. Findshot – Yet another great looking resource for free stock photos. Site Palette – A browser extension that extracts the color scheme from a website.

How to Do Video Marketing on Social Media for Course Creators with Jason Hsiao from Animoto

LifterLMS

Go to LifterLMS.com to find out more about how you can use LifterLMS to build your own online courses and membership sites. Unless if you keep that on your site, or if it’s kind of locked behind some kind of either paywall or email, YouTube is a fantastic place. Because YouTube, it’s not even really like a social media platform in the sense that people are there to socialize with her friends, it’s actually kind of like a search engine for content.

How to Get More Website Traffic and Conversions through Better Messaging, Positioning, Landing Page Optimization, Multi Channel Marketing, and PPC with Pedro Cortés

LifterLMS

At LifterLMS.com you can learn more about new developments and how you can use LifterLMS to build online courses and membership sites. So, for the course creator out there, I think this is going to be a great show about improving your messaging and understanding your offer a little better with the goal of getting more leads and closing more sales, and having a system, and a process to do that for your course or your training based membership site.

The Power of Preselling and Freemium with John Turner of SeedProd, a Coming Soon Page and Maintenance Mode Plugin for WordPress

LifterLMS

You can use it to collect email addresses and start generating interest for your site. Also head to LifterLMS.com to find out more about how you can use LifterLMS to build your own online courses and membership sites. Chris Badgett: Yeah, and I just wanna underscore that point, especially for the course creators and the membership site builders out there. They’re pretty high quality, and you can search through them and stuff, and they’re all free.

5 Lessons for Learning Photoshop

E-learning Uncovered

For instance, you are searching a stock image site for the “perfect” images to incorporate into an e-learning project. If you need more time, consider subscribing to the Adobe Creative Cloud Photography Plan. Adobe Photoshop, that amazing image editing tool that seems to fall somewhere between technology and just pure magic. Perhaps the first software to become genericized, Adobe Photoshop has a reach that extends into all markets, including education.