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Top 17 Best Online Photography Courses Of 2018! [Free + Paid] I have often heard the phrase, “Experience is the best teacher.” What I think may be a more accurate phrase is, “Someone else’s experience is the best teacher.” Provided, of course, that the student actually pays attention and applies what they learn. “Mind what you have learned. 7 Little-Known Photoshop Features To Speed Up Your Workflow Photoshop has been around for a very long time, in software years at least — with its first public release coming as early as March 1989. This means that the team behind the hugely popular app have had a significant amount of time to define the core functions of the software, introduce new features and refine key functions for almost 30 years now. Over that time we have been introduced to some powerful new features and tools that we have all grown to love, and even rely on for our work, but on the flip side of that, there is a treasure trove of lesser-known features that many of us may have skipped over. In this quick rundown, we are going to explore 7 interesting and somewhat unknown Photoshop features that focus on improving your daily creative workflow, saving you time and effort on some common Photoshop tasks. 1. Droplets
: pose library for figure & gesture drawing practice Procedure Grab something to draw! Select the type of poses you want to draw and your desired time limit. Online Audio Editor TwistedWave is a browser-based audio editor. You only need a web browser to access it, and you can use it to record or edit any audio file. All the audio is stored and processed on the server, so you don't need to download anything, or save your work when you are done. 5 Alternatives to Padlet For the last 24 hours the Twittersphere has been buzzing about the recent changes to Padlet. While none of the following tools have as many features as Padlet, they all provide the core element of a digital wall to which you apply digital sticky notes. Here are five alternatives to Padlet. These are in the order in which I prefer them right now.
Digital Photography for Beginners - Free Online Course All Alison courses are free to enrol, study and complete. To successfully complete this Certificate course and become an Alison Graduate, you need to achieve 80% or higher in each course assessment. Once you have completed this Certificate course, you have the option to acquire an official Certificate, which is a great way to share your achievement with the world. How to Batch Resize Photos in Photoshop in Only 2 Minutes The following tutorial is a guest post by our friends at PHLEARN, the internet's top destination for Photoshop tutorials. Hey all, my name is Aaron Nace and you can find me on phlearn.com, where we make learning fun. Today, I have an awesome time-saving tutorial for you: I’m going to show you how to batch resize a bunch of photos in just under two minutes! Why Resize Your Images This trick is useful for many different purposes.
The History of Movable Paper in One Massive, 9,000-Book Collection Ellen G.K. Rubin never saw a pop-up book as she was growing up, so when she bought two for her young sons in the 1980s, she was amazed. “I was blown away, probably much more than they were,” she says. Those two books—one about dinosaurs, another about vehicles—set off an obsession.
Librarian Approved: 30 Ed-Tech Apps to Inspire Creativity and Creation Tool discovery is often a challenge for teachers interested in finding ways to use technology that will change the way they and their students work. With so much going on in the classroom, many teachers don’t have the time to test out various apps and find the perfect tool to meet their needs. Luckily, several tech-savvy librarians have been curating the apps their colleagues find useful and sharing the all-stars with one another through personal learning communities (PLC) and edWeb webinars.
250 Google Tools Tutorials for Teachers A few years ago I decided to start making video tutorials for the many Google tools that I write about on this blog and feature in some of my professional development workshops. This week I created my 250th Google tools tutorial. All of my Google tools tutorial videos can be found in this YouTube playlist. The tutorials in the playlist cover a wide range of features of Google tools for teachers and students. I've embedded a few of the highlights of the playlist below.
Actions Presets Overlays Tutorials by Jackie Jean Bokeh is the blurred background (sometimes foreground) effect you see in photos. The Blur Effect Bokeh focuses the attention on a particular area of an image as it blurs out all but the point of focus. How to Install and Use Photoshop Gradients I don't know about you, but gradients are one of those things that I wrestle with a lot in Adobe Photoshop. I can never seem to find the right blend of colors, and it never flows quite the way I expect. Fortunately, there's an alternative: I can buy them. That brings up another problem, however.
The Drolatic Dreams of Pantagruel (1565) "The great familiarity I had with the late François Rabelais," Breton writes in the preface, "has moved and even compelled me to bring to light the last of his work, the drolatic dreams of the very excellent and wonderful Patagruel". Despite the claims (echoed too in the book's subtitle), the book's wonderful images are very unlikely to be the work of Rabelais himself — the attribution probably a clever marketing ploy by Breton. Indeed, that this attribution to Rabelais is a ruse might also explain the unusual lack of text beyond the preface, the intimidating task of imitating the comic master's distinctive literary style perhaps one step too far for Breton.