Lynda.com Leading with Applied Improv-QUASAR | 600.445 MB
Improv theater was designed to help actors solve problems on stage. In this course, facilitator, coach, and former stand-up comedian Izzy Gesell demonstrates how to use the skills practices, and mindset of improv to develop critical leadership qualities of presence, acceptance, and trust. Izzy shares some games you can play with your team members or coworkers to "practice spontaneity" and incorporate the improv mindset into your everyday life
Lynda.com iOS 8 New Features-QUASAR | 474.194 MB Genre: E-Learning
iOS 8 is here. Find out what Apple's powerful new iPhone and iPad operating system has in store for you. Explore the cool new features and apps, including Family Sharing, Health enhanced notifications, Time-lapse photo mode, group messages with voice and video, QuickType, and more
Get the ultimate foundation in Adobe Photoshop CC, in this update to the flagship series Photoshop One-on-One. Deke takes you on a personalized tour of the basic tools and techniques that lie behind great images and graphic design, while keeping you up to speed with the newest features offered with Creative Cloud. Learn to open images from multiple sources get around the panels and menus, and work with layers.the feature that allows you to perform masking, combine effects, and perform other edits nondestructively. Then Deke shows how to perform important editing tasks such as cropping and straightening images, adjusting the luminance of your image, correcting color imbalances and enhancing color creatively, and finally, retouching and healing
Lynda com SketchUp for Interior Design-ELOHiM | 345.342 MB Genre: E-Learning
SketchUp is a great tool for quickly visualizing an interior design project. Ed Cotey shows you how to develop a floor plan quickly, using an imported AutoCAD file and a number of SketchUp tools to build the walls insert doors and windows, create and use materials, and apply special effects such as styles and shadows. Plus, learn to set up scenes for use in client presentations
Lynda.com Up and Running with mental ray in 3ds Max-ELOHiM | 1.411 GB Genre: E-Learning
Meet mental ray, the render engine of choice for many 3ds Max users. In this course, Brian Bradley covers the basic and not-so-basic features of this production-proven renderer. The mental ray workflow, Arch & Design materials, lighting tools such as the daylight system and exposure controls, global illumination, and the Unified mode sampling options are all examined. Last but not least, Brian covers the creation of render effects such as caustics, depth of field, and motion blur
Lynda.com - Up and Running with Premiere Elements 12 | 853 MB Genre: E-Learning
Whether you're new to the program altogether or a pro who needs a refresher on the latest features, author Steve Grisetti gets you up and running quickly with Premiere Elements 12, the affordable and intuitive video-editing program from Adobe. This course walks through the entire editing workflow, from importing and organizing your raw assets, to editing on the timeline in Quick view and Expert view, to sharing your work on DVD, Blu-ray, or the web. Along the way, you'll discover how to enhance your basic videos with voice-over, color correction, slow motion, transitions, titles, and a solid soundtrack. Steve also introduces Adobe Revel, a cloud storage service for your photos and videos that makes them accessible from any computer or mobile device.
Lynda.com - Up and Running with Ember js | 372 MB Genre: E-Learning
The photographic gear that will most directly affect the way your portraits look? It's not the camera. It's the lens. Photographer, author, and educator Chris Orwig compares and contrasts wide-angle, "normal," and telephoto lenses, with the goal of helping you choose the right lens for both the subject of your portrait and the message you want to convey. Along the way, he shoots photos with different lenses, at different angles and different depths of field, and shares the results so you can actually see how these choices impact the final photographs. Plus, Chris shares his recommendations on finding the lens that's right for you, with a review of some common prime and zoom lenses.
Lynda.com - Swift Programming Language First Look-ELOHiM | 203 MB Genre: E-Learning
Swift is the new programming language from Apple that promises to make writing iOS and OS X apps faster, more intuitive, and more fun. This course provides your first look at Swift, focusing on its core syntax, its complex types, and its potential. Simon Allardice shows you how to get comfortable programming with Swift as quickly as possible, highlighting the 20 percent of Swift that developers will use every day and the features that make it different from—and more powerful than—Objective-C.