Lynda – CSS Essential Training 2

Lynda – CSS Essential Training 2
English | Size: 372.26 MB
Category: Tutorial

Once you’re familiar with the basics of CSS, you’re ready to expand your skillset and tackle more challenging concepts. In this course-the second installment in a series-bolster your existing CSS knowledge, and learn advanced concepts that can help you write more efficient code. Join Christina Truong as she explains how to work with a variety of advanced selectors, when to use the float, display, and position properties, and how to get started with the CSS browser developer tools and leverage them when debugging your front-end code. She also explains how to take a mobile-first approach to responsive web design. Plus, this course provides you with an opportunity to add more features to the online résumé project you started in CSS Essential Training 1. [Read more…]

Lynda – CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training VFX

Lynda – CINEMA 4D R18 Essential Training: VFX
English | Size: 3.8GB
Category: Tutorial

Cinema 4D R18 Essentials: VFX introduces artists to the Cinema 4D workflow for creating VFX and integrating them into a live action shot. Learn key concepts-such as how to track and solve a shot using the Motion Tracker-that are crucial to understanding exactly how this 3D application functions. Instructor Andy Needham includes practical techniques for removing lens distortion, importing models, and creating basic animation. Additionally, Andy discusses how to create shiny, refractive, and displaced materials. He also covers how to use the Camera Calibration tag and Projection Man to build a 3D representation of a photograph.
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Lynda – AutoCAD Mechanical Essential Training (updated Apr 03, 2017)

Lynda – AutoCAD Mechanical Essential Training (updated Apr 03, 2017)
English | Size: 834.1MB
Category: Tutorial

AutoCAD Mechanical includes the best of AutoCAD along with industry-specific libraries of parts and tools for mechanical engineering, making it a must-learn application for anyone involved in the design and construction of machinery. This course covers the basics of the user interface and leads you step-by-step through producing the kind of precise, measured mechanical drawings that form the basis of mechanical engineering design. Shaun Bryant teaches you how to structure your drawings and data, create and edit geometry, generate parts from the library, and annotate your drawings. Once your designs are adequately detailed, he shows how to create documentation and perform design calculations you’ll need for manufacturing. Last but not least, learn how to create templates that are customized to suit your AutoCAD Mechanical workflow, complete with layers, properties, and parts lists. [Read more…]

Lynda.com-Illustrator CS5 Essential Training-QUASAR

Lynda.com-Illustrator CS5 Essential Training-QUASAR
English | Size: 646 MB
Category: Tutorial

In Illustrator CS5 Essential Training, author Mordy Golding explains the core concepts and techniques that apply to any workflow in Illustrator, whether designing for print, the web, or assets for other applications. This course includes a detailed explanation of the elements that make up vector graphics-paths, strokes, and fills-and shows how to use each of the Illustrator drawing tools. Also demonstrated are techniques for combining and cleaning up paths, organizing paths into groups and layers, text editing, working with color, effects, and much more. Exercise files accompany the course. [Read more…]

Lynda – Skype for Business Essential Training

Lynda – Skype for Business Essential Training
English | Size: 349.87 MB
Category: Tutorial

Skype for Business is included in Office 365 that allows you to communicate and collaborate with individuals throughout your organization. Skype for Business includes instant messaging, audio and video conferencing, online meetings, and screen sharing. In this course, Nick Brazzi shows how to take advantage of all the capabilities of this robust collaboration platform. Nick begins by showing how to install Skype for Business and navigate the interface. Next, he explains how to send instant messages, initiate audio and video calls, and share and present files in a meeting. Plus, Nick demonstrates how to set up scheduled meetings and impromptu gatherings, and covers how to use Skype for Business via mobile apps for iOS and Android. [Read more…]

Lynda – Google Cloud Platform Essential Training

Lynda – Google Cloud Platform Essential Training
English | Size: 485.58 MB
Category: Tutorial

Which of the cloud computing, storage, database, and networking services of the Google Cloud Platform fits your business requirements? IT professionals-including architects, network admins, and technology stakeholders-can discover the offerings of this leading cloud platform and learn how to use Google Cloud Console and other tools in this course. Lynn Langit shows how to work with virtual machines, Docker containers, relational data stores, NoSQL data, BigQuery, and more. Lynn shares practical tips for saving money, planning deployments, and exploring compatible integration options. She also explains how services work together in common implementation scenarios and architectural patterns. [Read more…]

Lynda.com – Audition CC 2017 Essential Training

Lynda.com – Audition CC 2017 Essential Training
English | Size: 2.4GB
Category: Tutorial

Discover how to professionally edit and mix audio with Audition CC. In this course, Paul Murphy begins with the fundamental concepts in audio production and a crash course in fixing noisy audio from a Premiere Pro project. He then continues with a more detailed overview of the software, including topics such as importing, editing, improving your sound elements with effects and the Essential Sound panel, integration with Premiere Pro, and finally, exporting your mix. For editors who have traditionally completed audio work inside their editing system, this course shows you the powerful tools and expert techniques to take your audio mix to the next level.
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Python 3 Essential Training

Python 3 Essential Training
English | Size: 449.62 MB
Category: Tutorial

Due to its power, simplicity, and complete object model, Python has become the scripting language of choice for many large organizations, including Google, Yahoo, and IBM. In Python 3 Essential Training, Bill Weinman demonstrates how to use Python 3 to create well-designed scripts and maintain existing projects. This course covers the basics of the language syntax and usage, as well as advanced features such as objects, generators, and exceptions. Example projects include a normalized database interface and a complete working CRUD application. Exercise files accompany the course. [Read more…]

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 – Motion Graphics Essential Training

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 – Motion Graphics Essential Training
English | Size: 1.19 GB
Category: CBTs

Get up and running with After Effects CC 2017. Although this is an introductory course, if you’re brand new to After Effects, check out After Effects CC 2017 Essential Training: The Basics; in that course, instructor Mark Christiansen starts from the very beginning, introducing you to the interface and other basic concepts to help you understand what After Effects is, and how it’s used in a variety of workflows. In this course, Alan Demafiles covers all of the main aspects of this program, providing you with a solid foundation for using this tool in a motion graphics context. To begin, Alan breaks down After Effects into six foundations, each of which serve as the basis for subsequent course chapters. He covers how shape layers offer some of the power of Illustrator vector tools right in After Effects, and shares basic animation techniques like creating looped animation with expressions. In addition, he also touches on the program’s powerful Type tool and shows you how adding type animators can make unique text manipulation possible. He wraps up the course with a project-based chapter that helps reinforce your new skills and provides you with valuable workflow tips. [Read more…]

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 – Editors and Post Essential Training

Lynda – After Effects CC 2017 – Editors and Post Essential Training
English | Size: 1.45 GB
Category: CBTs

In this course, Alan Demafiles covers the core aspects of After Effects commonly used in editing and post production: masks, shapes, type, logos, stills, animating, rendering, and exporting. To begin, Alan compares After Effects to Premiere Pro so you can see the similarities and differences. Then he dives into hands-on demonstrations of how to limit effects with masks, create elements with shape layers, use text templates, animate a logo, and create a 3D type extrusion. Next he shows you how to work with imported pictures, create a Z-space camera montage, change the speed of animations, and more. He wraps up by walking through outputting steps and then kicks off a challenge exercise where you can put your skills into practice.
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