Lynda – Using Wacom Tablets with Photoshop (updated Jun 19, 2018)

Lynda – Using Wacom Tablets with Photoshop (updated Jun 19, 2018)
English | Size: 235.7MB
Category: Tutorial

If you’re serious about digital illustration, there’s a good chance you use a Wacom tablet. But are you getting the most out of your tools? In this course, Adobe Certified Instructor Kevin Stohlmeyer shows how to optimize your Wacom tablet for use with Photoshop. He reviews each component of the tablet and Grip Pen and shows how to adjust preferences and customize your tablet to work best with Photoshop. Plus, he helps you experiment with Photoshop’s default brushes, natural tips brushes, erodible brushes, and Mixer Brush. [Read more…]

Lynda – Revit to Unity for Architecture, Visualization, and VR

Lynda – Revit to Unity for Architecture, Visualization, and VR
English | Size: 801.0MB
Category: Tutorial

Are you underutilizing your 3D models? Would you like to showcase architecture and engineering by transforming your Revit files into virtual reality experiences? Join Logan Smith and explore strategic export methods for Revit files. Logan covers how to get Revit files ready for export, use the export views, link to a model, and reassign mapping. Then, he shows how to import files into Unity and set up scenes. He also demonstrates how to begin visualization processes and prepare for more advanced Unity work that is covered in other courses. [Read more…]

Lynda – Premiere Pro CC 2018 Essential Training: The Basics

Lynda – Premiere Pro CC 2018 Essential Training: The Basics
English | Size: 3.5GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn the basics of Adobe Premiere Pro CC 2018. This beginning-level course helps you unlock the potential of this powerful video-editing program. Instructor and filmmaker Ashley Kennedy teaches the all the fundamentals: editing video and audio, correcting color, adding titles and effects, and more. Her project-based approach gives context to each of the tools, allowing you to experience both the technical and creative sides of the editing process. She begins with a tour of the Premiere Pro interface, and then goes through the entire post-production workflow-including media import and organization, editing and trimming, audio adjustment, styling and retiming effects, color correction, titles, and output. By the end of the course, you should be able to hit the ground running and create your own professional video projects with Premiere Pro. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop Creative Video Compositing

Lynda – Photoshop Creative Video Compositing
English | Size: 2.0GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn how to perform creative video compositing using a tool you already know and love: Adobe Photoshop. Seán Duggan teaches you how to use your existing Photoshop skills to create stunning visual effects and motion graphics for video-based projects. Learn how to add motion and life to type, create virtual locations, adjust the lighting of your scenes, and creatively transition from one clip to another. The techniques rely on Photoshop basics-layers, masks, and blending-but Seán also shows how to edit video in the Timeline panel and animate with keyframes. Plus, get tips for shooting video specifically with compositing in mind, and options for when you find you need a more robust video editing tool. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2018 One-on-One: Mastery

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2018 One-on-One: Mastery
English | Size: 7.8GB
Category: Tutorial

Sharpen your Photoshop skills by tackling more advanced Photoshop techniques. This is the third course in a comprehensive Photoshop training series by industry expert Deke McClelland-completely revised for 2018. One-on-One teaches you what you need to know about Photoshop, in the order you need to know it, on the schedule that works best for you. In this installment, Deke helps you attain mastery of this premiere image editing program by familiarizing you with some of its more advanced features. Learn new time-saving shortcuts and find out how to assign and convert color profiles, customize the Photoshop toolbox and menus, and create trendy, dynamic art with Smart Filters, blur, and noise. Plus, Deke explains how to turn a photo into a dot drawing, eliminate halos with the Minimum filter, mask green-screen backdrops, edit videos in Photoshop, and much more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Mixed Reality Development Fundamentals

Lynda – Mixed Reality Development Fundamentals
English | Size: 1.0GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn how to develop immersive mixed reality (MR) applications using popular tools, including Unity. This course starts by covering headset selection and basic development techniques. Downloading, installation, and setup steps are covered, followed by a tour of the interface. Then, learn how to set up scenes and begin using the camera and gaze features to integrate movement. Next, find out how to configure the speech and audio features. Finish the course by learning about optimizing and debugging an app using Visual Studio 2017, then deploying to the Windows Online Store. [Read more…]

Lynda – Migrating Access Databases to SQL Server

Lynda – Migrating Access Databases to SQL Server
English | Size: 389.93 MB
Category: CBTs

At one point Access was adequate. But what happens when your database grows and you need more powerful tools? You can move it! Migration allows you to take advantage of SQL Server’s advanced features, and maintain a link to the data in Access.
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Lynda – Electronics Foundations Basic Circuits

Lynda – Electronics Foundations Basic Circuits
English | Size: 1.04 GB
Category: Tutorial

As is the case with many technical projects, it’s possible to assemble an electronic circuit without really understanding the different parts involved-you can just connect components together to match an electronic schematic. That said, in order to debug an existing circuit-or design your own-you have to actually understand how the individual electrical components work and how to use them together. In this course, join electrical engineer Barron Stone as he shares the knowledge and tools you need to learn exactly that. Barron demonstrates how to build basic circuits using resistors, capacitors, and inductors. He dives into how each component works and shows the common circuits that use them. He explains the difference between alternating current and direct current and how to use an oscilloscope to view electrical signals. Then, he demonstrates building passive filter circuits to remove unwanted frequency components from those signals. [Read more…]

Lynda – Color for Video Editors

Lynda – Color for Video Editors
English | Size: 2.3GB
Category: Tutorial

Interested in learning more about color correction? In this course, colorist Robbie Carman provides editors and those new to working with color with practical strategies that can help them simplify color correction tasks for nearly any project. Robbie provides crucial information about how people really see and why one’s environment plays an important role in successful color correction. He also discusses how to technically and creatively evaluate footage and projects, manage time and effort while color correcting, break down a project into manageable steps, and more. [Read more…]

LinuxAcademy – AZURE IOT FOR THE ENTERPRISE

LinuxAcademy – AZURE IOT FOR THE ENTERPRISE
English | Size: 1.98 GB
Category: CBTs

IoT, or Internet of Things, may be considered a buzzword; however, this buzzword has now become the industry’s next promise to a further connected and digital industry. Enterprises continue to move towards a cost-per-use model while ensuring security, integration, long-term ROI, and agility are present in their architecture. With the introduction of an end-to-end solution platform, Microsoft’s Azure platform for IoT brings a comprehensive suite of offerings that is further extended by the Azure infrastructure itself. This course is designed to give advanced users of Azure and IoT platforms an understanding of the features and options the platform brings. We will focus on various internal realms such as DevOps, development, security, architecture, compliance, hardware, integration, and best practices to ensure a deeper in-depth look is given to tackle specific environments Enterprises deal with daily. [Read more…]