Google Calendar Essential Training | Jess Stratton | LYNDA

Google Calendar Essential Training | Jess Stratton | LYNDA
English | Size: 218.26 MB
Category: Tutorial

Manage your personal and professional schedules better with Google Calendar. This course shows you how to get started scheduling events, keeping track of your to-dos, and accessing it all on the go. Author Jess Stratton first shows you how to change the way the calendar looks and acts to make it better suit your needs, and then moves straight into creating single or repeating events, inviting guests, and adding rooms and resources to an event. Then learn how to respond to invitations and view responses to your own invites. [Read more…]

Pluralsight – Premiere Pro CC Essential Sound

Pluralsight – Premiere Pro CC Essential Sound
English | Size: 299.4MB
Category: Tutorial

Have you ever created an awesome video, but you didn’t have the audio skills to mix the soundtrack properly? If so, Premiere Pro CC Essential Sound is the perfect course for you because you’ll learn how to edit and mix various types of sound. First, you’ll learn how to record dialogue or narration directly into Adobe Premiere Pro CC. Next, you’ll edit, repair, and enhance dialogue in the Essential Sound Panel. Third, you’ll find and license music, as well as remix and edit it to the beat of the music. Next, you’ll learn how to add special effects to your audio.
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Lynda – SketchUp 2018 Essential Training

Lynda – SketchUp 2018 Essential Training
English | Size: 847.5MB
Category: Tutorial

SketchUp is an easy-to-use 3D modeling application. In this course, get up to speed with SketchUp by gaining a foundational understanding of the drawing, design, and rendering tools offered in the 2018 version of this powerful software. Instructor George Maestri covers navigating the interface, manipulating objects, drawing in 2D and 3D space, leveraging organizational tools, and working with materials and textures on both Windows and Mac computers. Plus, learn how to work with reusable components-including third-party objects from the 3D Warehouse-and apply simple styles and animation to make your 3D projects more polished and presentable. [Read more…]

Lynda – Painter 2017 Essential Training (updated Nov 29, 2017)

Lynda – Painter 2017 Essential Training (updated Nov 29, 2017)
English | Size: 1.1GB
Category: Tutorial

Join digital painting pioneer John Derry as he teaches basic and advanced creative techniques in Corel Painter 2017 that can get beginners up and running. Paint with the new Glazing Brushes, Dab Stencils, and Texture brushes. Familiarize yourself with new workflow enhancement features like Artist Layouts and Palette Drawers, and then dive into the essentials. Learn how to use tools like custom palettes, layouts, and color management to curate your work environment. Review the color palette and how to mix colors for any kind of digital artwork, while identifying safety nets you can put in place for working in a digital world. To help illustrate the concepts introduced in this video, John shows how to create a collage. In addition, he stresses the importance of the humble pencil, and shows how Painter 2017 takes traditional drawing to the next level. [Read more…]

Essential Docker for Python Flask Development | Stone River Elearning

Essential Docker for Python Flask Development | Stone River Elearning
English | Size: 1.36 GB
Category: Tutorial

This course will teach you the essential knowledge required to integrate Docker in your everyday development flow. Docker is an easy way for developers to recreate a production-level server cluster locally in their desktop or laptop using very few resources.

A lot of companies and startups are moving to Docker, because it speeds up the development process and reduces the amount of debugging that occurs when they create software against different versions of their operating system and libraries. [Read more…]

Lynda.com – After Effects CC 2018 Essential Training The Basics

Lynda.com – After Effects CC 2018 Essential Training: The Basics
English | Size: 723.1MB
Category: Tutorial

If you need to learn Adobe After Effects for the first time, it helps to break the program down to the basics. This course is designed to help absolute beginners understand the fundamental concepts and techniques that make After Effects such a powerful motion graphics and compositing application. It’s a big-picture type of training course, designed to inform and inspire. In chapter one, instructor Mark Christiansen covers the six foundations of After Effects: building compositions, working with layers, animating with the Timeline, adding effects, designing in 3D, and rendering. The second chapter presents a short motion project that shows how all the tools come together in a real-world workflow. [Read more…]

Lynda – Maya 2018 Essential Training (updated Nov 15, 2017)

Lynda – Maya 2018 Essential Training (updated Nov 15, 2017)
English | Size: 1.7GB
Category: Tutorial

Learn to create high-quality 3D models and animations in Maya 2018. This course covers the core Maya skills-modeling, texturing, rendering, and animation-within a real-world, project-based workflow. The techniques you’ll learn here translate equally well to film, motion graphics, game design, and animation.
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Lynda – After Effects CC 2018 Editors and Post Essential Training

Lynda – After Effects CC 2018: Editors and Post Essential Training
English | Size: 1.3GB
Category: Tutorial

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. [Read more…]

Elasticsearch Essential Training | Ben Sullins | LYNDA

Elasticsearch Essential Training | Ben Sullins | LYNDA
English | Size: 254.55 MB
Category: Tutorial

Elasticsearch has been widely adopted in search engine platforms for modern web and mobile applications. Combined with the power of Kibana-which can help to provide analytical solutions on top of your Elasticsearch cluster-this powerful platform adds the capability to answer complex business questions about your data and your customers, as well as serve up relevant results in your applications. Beyond just search, the Elastic Stack provides companies with complex analytics and advanced features like machine learning. Companies large and small use Elasticsearch to identify potential fraud, machines that aren’t operating properly, and what users are doing in their apps. [Read more…]

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2018 Essential Training Photography

Lynda – Photoshop CC 2018 Essential Training: Photography
English | Size: 1.5GB
Category: Photoshop

Photoshop is a complex, and at times, intimidating product. In this course, Julieanne Kost reviews the basics of digital imaging to empower photographers to quickly get the image results they want. Julieanne gets you up to speed with Photoshop and shows the most efficient ways to perform common editing tasks, including retouching and removing distracting elements, creatively using adjustment layers, and combining multiple images. Along the way, she shares how to work with type, Smart Objects, and artistic filters; create custom brushes; use the libraries to store content; quickly export and share images; and more. [Read more…]