Lynda – Illustrator CC 2018 Essential Training

Lynda – Illustrator CC 2018 Essential Training
English | Size: 819.5MB
Category: Tutorial

Illustrator-the world’s leading vector illustration software-can be used to accomplish many different design tasks. This course teaches core concepts and techniques that can be applied to any workflow: for print, for the web, or for assets that will find their way into other applications. Instructor Tony Harmer shows you how to get around the interface, and explains elements of Adobe Illustrator, such as artboards, workspaces, layers, and shapes. He discusses vector graphics-which are composed of paths, strokes, and fills-and shows how to create and edit them using the Illustrator drawing tools. He demonstrates how to combine and clean up paths, and organize artwork into groups and layers. Tony also covers typography and text editing, color, expressive brush drawing, effects, leveraging CC Libraries, printing and export, and much more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Help Desk Handbook for End Users – PC Basics, Hardware, Operating Systems, and Applications

Lynda – Help Desk Handbook for End Users – PC Basics, Hardware, Operating Systems, and Applications
English | Size: 1.06 GB
Category: Tutorial

Help Desk Handbook for End Users: PC Basics, Hardware, Operating Systems, and Applications

In today’s world, it is beneficial for everyone who uses a computer to know how it works. Computer literacy is not only knowing how to read email and open files, but also understanding what goes on inside. This course provides self-help style guidance for solving beginner-level IT issues. Learn how to troubleshoot issues related to storage, memory usage, computer setup, wiping a computer for resale, installing apps, file management, and backups. Instructor Scott Jernigan also provides coverage of system peripherals and operating system basics. These tips and tricks are valuable for anyone who needs a quick fix, including help desk administrators and tech support personnel who need resources for their end users. [Read more…]

Lynda – Excel – Analyzing and Visualizing Cash Flows

Lynda – Excel – Analyzing and Visualizing Cash Flows
English | Size: 158.41 MB
Category: Tutorial

By learning how to evaluate and visualize cash flows for your business, you can make more informed decisions about prospects and projects. In this course, Curt Frye demonstrates effective ways of evaluating and visualizing cash flows using Microsoft Excel. He demonstrates how to calculate the effect of interest rates and inflation, calculate the present value of an investment, and determine how much interest you can save by paying extra principal each month. Plus, he explains how to calculate net present value and internal rate of return, and shows how to create a cash tracking worksheet, where you can keep a record of income, expenses, and your current cash balance. [Read more…]

Lynda – Developing Self-Awareness

Lynda – Developing Self-Awareness
English | Size: 440.17 MB
Category: Tutorial

While a multitude of factors can go into the making of a successful person, nearly all individuals who achieve high levels of personal and professional success have a keen sense of self-awareness. In this course, learn how to become more self-aware in order to develop yourself personally and enhance career progression. Organizational psychologist Gemma Roberts helps you learn how to develop your self-awareness so that you can understand how others see you, and better align your actions with your intentions. She explains how to identify beliefs to enhance self-awareness, step outside of yourself to gain a different perspective, leverage a self-awareness action plan, and more. [Read more…]

Lynda – Database Clinic: MySQL

Lynda – Database Clinic: MySQL
English | Size: 373.37 MB
Category: Tutorial

The Database Clinic series pits experts and their databases of choice against a series of the same challenges, to highlight the unique capabilities of each database. In this installment of the series, Brad Wheeler demonstrates how MySQL-one of the most widely-used database programs-would rise to meet each task. After going over the strengths and weaknesses of MySQL, Brad shows how to create a database, and quickly load data into MySQL. He also explains how to join data sets; how to search, transform, and perform calculations with your data; and how to use external programming tools to interact with MySQL. [Read more…]

Lynda – Database Clinic – SQLite

Lynda – Database Clinic – SQLite
English | Size: 395.62 MB
Category: Tutorial

SQLite is a powerful embedded database engine that’s a core storage technology in Android and iOS applications. In this installment of the Database Clinic series-in which experts and their databases of choice are pitted against a series of the same challenges- Mark Niemann-Ross demonstrates how to leverage SQLite to solve common database problems.
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Lynda – After Effects CC 2018 New Features

Lynda – After Effects CC 2018 New Features
English | Size: 2.3GB
Category: Tutorial

Adobe After Effects CC 2018 offers new features that can enhance your VFX and motion graphics workflow. In this course, explore the major new additions to After Effects, and discover how to leverage them in your post-production process. Mark Christiansen provides a hands-on look at this update, showing how to edit keyboard shortcuts visually, create nulls from paths, automate motion with data-driven animation, and more. In addition, he explains how to work with immersive video and customize your VR pipeline. [Read more…]

Location Lighting With Drew Gardner DVD

Location Lighting With Drew Gardner DVD
English | Size: 3.43 GB
Category: Tutorial

A visually stunning, action-packed educational DVD to inspire and inform photographers wishing to learn more about outdoor location lighting.

Join photographer Drew Gardner as he takes viewers behind the scenes on major location photo shoots and produces technically stunning images with expert use of light, lighting equipment and special effects. [Read more…]

Liz Wiseman – Multipliers, Revised and Updated How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter

Liz Wiseman – Multipliers, Revised and Updated: How the Best Leaders Make Everyone Smarter
English | Size: 315.62 MB
Category: Tutorial

A revised and updated edition of the acclaimed Wall Street Journal best seller that explores why some leaders drain capability and intelligence from their teams while others amplify it to produce better results.

We’ve all had experiences with two dramatically different types of leaders. The first type drain intelligence, energy, and capability from the people around them and always need to be the smartest people in the room. These are the idea killers, the energy sappers, the diminishers of talent and commitment. On the other side of the spectrum are leaders who use their intelligence to amplify the smarts and capabilities of the people around them. When these leaders walk into a room, lightbulbs go off over people’s heads; ideas flow, and problems get solved. These are the leaders who inspire employees to stretch themselves to deliver results that surpass expectations. These are the Multipliers. And the world needs more of them – especially now, when leaders are expected to do more with less. [Read more…]

Lightroom Workflow for Editorial Photographers – Jake Hicks

Lightroom Workflow for Editorial Photographers – Jake Hicks
English | Size: 1.30 GB
Category: Photography

This Class is an inside look at how editorial photographer Jake Hicks uses Lightroom to simplify his workflow for maximum results. Anyone who uses Lightroom will benefit from learning these insider tips. The tutorial will take you through importing, organizing your Lightroom catalog, editing your photos in the Develop module, and exporting your photos.

What you’ll learn

– Importing photos into Lightroom
– Customizing metadata
– Using the Library module to rate and organize your photos
– Editing your photos with Lightroom’s Develop module
– Creating presets for exporting photos