Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: CINEMA 4D Essentials 7: MoGraph Modeling and Animation

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Nov 5th 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: CINEMA 4D Essentials 7: MoGraph Modeling and Animation

Special offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here The seventh course of the CINEMA 4D Essentials series with director, animator, editor and author Rob Garrott is all about MoGraph modeling and animation, which is a toolset for object modeling and animation without the need for keyframes. This tutorial details how to use MoGraph and offers time-tested techniques. Viewers will learn how to clone existing objects, modify objects, and use effectors to bring objects to life,... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Digital Publishing Fundamentals

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Nov 2nd 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Digital Publishing Fundamentals

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here It’s a digital world and there are so many options to choose from when sending your files through the internet. With so many options, you have the right to choose your preferred digital publishing model. William Everhart delivers this brief online course that outlines the various types of digital formats and their workflows to help you decide which best suits your needs and desires. The course defines... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Trapcode Particular Essential Training

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Nov 1st 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Trapcode Particular Essential Training

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here Trapcode Particular is an Adobe After Effects plugin that creates and produces particle effects. Author and Adobe Certified Instructor Chad Perkins, teaches this online tutorial to help you get acquainted with this software. This course begins with the basics and configurations of Trapcode Particular and then presents six different projects that exhibit key designs and animations. Other topics in this course include tested tips and tricks, working... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Up and Running with Captivate 6

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 31st 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Up and Running with Captivate 6

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here David Rivers, author and training specialist, hosts this online course about Adobe Captivate 6 interface and how to create interactive online learning content. This online training course is beneficial for both employees and clients and presents building techniques for both built-in themes and completely new themes. Additional subjects include importing Photoshop images and PowerPoint slides, adding animation, widgets and video, preparing and recording simulation, synchronizing videos, adding... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Documentary Editing with Avid Media Composer

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 30th 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Documentary Editing with Avid Media Composer

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here Learn how to construct a sophisticated documentary with Avid Media Composer through this online training course with Ashley Kennedy, principal instructor and certifications program manager with Avid Technology. She gives an overview of the Avid Media Composer software and introduces time-tested practices to ensure your success. While presenting an actual project, Kennedy walks you through the process of creating documentaries with step by step instructions and outlines... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Object Oriented Programming with PHP

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 29th 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Object Oriented Programming with PHP

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here Learn how to incorporate object-oriented programming with newly created or preexisting codes with this online tutorial presented by Zend Certified Engineeer Jon Peck. Through this quick course, learn how to build PHP web pages and applications with the techniques Peck clearly defines and illustrates. Techniques include creating and instantiating objects, defining database classes, extending and abstracting classes, cloning and comparing objects, handling errors, and implementing design patterns.... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Interactive Data Visualization with Processing

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 26th 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Interactive Data Visualization with Processing

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here Get interactive with the open-source drawing software Processing, the newest online tutorial with Barton Poulson, university professor and author. The course begins with an introduction and quick overview of the basics of visualization, processing, and drawing. You’ll learn how to communicate, read, map, and illustrate with interactive diagrams. Other techniques discussed include variables, arrays and strings, using color pallets, transforming the grid, building code blocks, creating conditionals... CONTINUE READING

20% Discount off Registration to the Creative unConference, Chicago

By: Julia Wild on Oct 26th 2012
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Creative unConference Friday November 2nd, 8:30am-5pm Chicago, Columbia College 20% Discount Code: GraphicDesign The One Show Creative unConference  is one of the most highly anticipated events during Creative week New York. It heads to Chicago next week (Friday November 2nd) and will be filled with creative dialogue and innovative conversations. It’s a great networking opportunity and unlike your typical traditional conference it will be a very flexible, participant-driven event where everyone will be encouraged to discuss, debate and interact... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: SQL Server: Triggers, Stored Procedures, and Functions

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 25th 2012
Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: SQL Server: Triggers, Stored Procedures, and Functions

Special Offer: 7 days of free unlimited access to lynda.com Register: Here This course explores the new Microsoft SQL Server 2012 software and the database program theories such as triggers, stored procedures, functions, and CLR assemblies. Author and Microsoft Certified Trainer Martin Guidry, introduces the basics and procedures of the SQL Server software in this online tutorial. This course covers topics such as running data and using data sets, creating and exploring functions, using nested triggers, creating and modifying... CONTINUE READING

Overview of Lynda.com’s Newly Released Tutorial: Lighting for Photographers

By: Brandie Gautreaux on Oct 24th 2012
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This course is for beginner photographers who need to appreciate the basics of lighting and the techniques involved to create timeless images. Natalie Fobes, photographer and teacher, teaches this course for portraiture lighting, which is also applicable for strobe lighting. The course begins with taking apart photos to better understand the basics of lighting and the mood of a portrait. She then moves on to lighting setup options including the use of butterfly lighting, the Rembrandt pattern, split lighting... CONTINUE READING

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