Tag Archives: Image manipulation

4 Awesome Background Image Techniques and More FREE stuff

One of the most important elements of good scenarios, quizzes, and templates is the background image. It’s easy to spend hours searching for the right background. One way to cut down on the search time is to build your own backgrounds. In this post, I’ll show you four techniques that I use to rapidly build my own backgrounds. And, of course, I’ll include some source files for you to experiment with.
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Zoom in on your images with fantastic clarity

Have you ever had a large image you wanted to show on a website? Wanted people to see the large picture and the minute detail? Well now you can.
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You Need to Know These Seven Tips If You Build Graphics for E-Learning » The Rapid eLearning Blog

There’s a difference between having a graphics application and being a professional graphics artist. Many of us work alone and have to do our own graphics. I find that what I do for graphics doesn’t require overly sophisticated skills.
While we may be using different tools, there are some simple graphics editing we should all be able to do. Let’s review a few of the common image editing tasks.
For my demos, I decided to stick with PowerPoint to show that if that’s all you have, then you still can do quite a bit. If you use a different tool, look over the list and see if you can do them with the application you use.
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