Quickly create a grid of tiled images
AUGUST 3, 2015
They help you lay out multiple images in a preset pattern. They even crop the images for you! ” An array of product images.
Don’t use placeholders for images, unless…
MARCH 8, 2015
She would click the Picture icon in the content placeholder to insert the image. Images images placeholders Need training?
4 secrets to choose the best images for your slides
MAY 9, 2016
You use images in a presentation for 3 reasons: To help your audience understand what you are saying. Images images photos pictures
A complete repertoire of image treatments
FEBRUARY 10, 2014
I’m sure you know that images are important for presentations. (If Here are the 4 image treatments that I use. Isolated image.
4 ways to get the right people images
JUNE 30, 2013
A client of mine needed images of people to make his presentation come alive. I came up with 4 ways to find the people images you need.
From Bullet Points to Visual Presentation – Finding the Right Images
JANUARY 17, 2017
Hours can be wasted searching online image libraries and copying images from google is a big no.
Five Ways to Polish Your Vocal Image
FEBRUARY 12, 2010
On this long weekend, you might want to take some time to work on your vocal image while you have some time. vocal power intention vocal imageHere are five ways you can use the time to your advantage (Note: This also might be just what you need to add the icing to the cake when you are speaking with [.].
Book Preview: The Age of the Image, by Stephen Apkon
Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking
APRIL 15, 2013
Apkon argues that there is a new kind of global literacy, based not on words, but images. This looks like a significant book for anyone [.].
Use abstract images to create backgrounds for slides and shapes
MAY 9, 2011
You can use abstract images to create interesting, textured backgrounds for slides or shapes. First, you have to find an abstract image.
Book Review: The Age Of The Image, by Stephen Apkon
Ian Griffin - Professionally Speaking
APRIL 22, 2013
Images are replacing written communication Newspaper circulation is down while [.]. Business Communication Culture Shock! storytelling video
Remove an image background in PowerPoint 2010
JUNE 24, 2010
One of the new features of PowerPoint 2010 is the ability to remove the background of an image. PowerPoint 2010 lets you specify which parts of the image you want to keep or discard. It doesn’t always work perfectly, but for the right image — usually one with clear outlines — it’s a great tool. Watch how it works.
12for12 April Challenge: Review Your Image
APRIL 3, 2012
Now, for our fourth challenge: Review Your Image. Review Your Image Challenge 1. You have a whole month to practice! We all are.
How to combine images and make them look like they belong together
SEPTEMBER 17, 2011
It’s hard to find a series of images that work together, in this case the broken egg and the whole egg. Images combine images persuasion
Congratulations to the winner of the “Highlight one part of an image in color” contest!
OCTOBER 17, 2011
Congratulations to Rae Drysdale for the winning entry in the contest. The photo’s movement is also striking.
Office Clip Art gallery is going away
JANUARY 5, 2015
Also, the post says, “Customers can still add images to their documents, presentations, and other files that they have saved to their devices.”
Create a vignette effect to make a photo more powerful
FEBRUARY 28, 2015
Designers use this effect to make the center of the image stand out. Insert a rectangle over the image. Images gradient shadow vignette
Crop a picture by an exact measurement in PowerPoint
JULY 15, 2013
This will involve cropping the image to get rid of the parts that I don’t want — and leave just the head. Click the Format tab.
Format quotations to get attention
JANUARY 4, 2016
The ideal way to format a quotation is with an image of the person who said it. I also added a shadow to match the shadow on the painting image.
How to format photos that are cut off — like part of an arm
AUGUST 27, 2012
What if I can’t move the image to the edge of the slide? Sometimes, you just can’t move the image to the edge of the slide.
Anatomy of a custom graphic
APRIL 21, 2013
” I needed a striking graphic for the first slide that combined the concept of the mind with an image of DNA. See the blue background?
What's your vocal image? part 1
The Eloquent Woman
JANUARY 14, 2010
Your vocal image is the result of imitation and preferences combined with your unique physiological make-up. What makes up vocal image?
Three traps when using images in your presentation
Speaking about Presenting
APRIL 27, 2010
My post Presentation Images: Are you making these mistakes? Image traps. Images can mean different things to different people.
Icons are hot now — how to get, make, and use icons
NOVEMBER 8, 2015
The idea is that you look at the image and immediately know what it means. As with images, you need to watch out for the license.
How to show paper forms or software screens on a PowerPoint slide
MARCH 2, 2014
If you have a paper form (or document), you’ll need to scan it and save it as a JPG or PNG image. This is common for training.
A quick way to design better photo slides–the 3-side rule
JANUARY 16, 2012
A vertical image covering 1/2 of the slide. A horizontal image covering most of the slide. A horizontal image covering the entire slide.
Your voice on conference calls: How to show up when no one can see you
OCTOBER 19, 2016
Presence Vocal Image conference call engagement perceptionRecently, I facilitated a workshop for a group of people who work in their pajamas. One of them told me that she will do her hair and makeup for the rare call when her customer turns on her video camera, but normally she doesn’t have to worry about being seen.
Your presentation deserves the same respect as your website and brochures!
AUGUST 18, 2014
But her slides didn’t reflect that high-end image. And be in line with the image you want to portray? Format images nicely.
Create training courses with screenshots within PowerPoint
JANUARY 20, 2013
Back in PowerPoint, choose the Insert tab and in the Images group, click Screenshot. Move and/or crop the image. Click one of them.
Create a screenshot and screen recording in PowerPoint
OCTOBER 19, 2015
Images Multimedia: Music, sound & video screen capture screen recording screenshotIf you have all of your updates, you should see it.
Create a checklist graphic in PowerPoint
JUNE 22, 2014
I’ve also used images from Fuzzimo, which you can get here. Note that the Post-it note image is slightly rotated. Press Ctrl + D.
5 Steps to Greater Influence in Meetings (PSSST)
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
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A Fast, Easy Way to Add Images to Your Presentation
MARCH 22, 2017
Subscribing to pricey image libraries is probably not something the everyday presenter would consider.
From Bullet Points to Visual Presentation – and Why It Matters
DECEMBER 22, 2016
Create clear, iconic illustrations in PowerPoint with (gasp!) clip art
OCTOBER 1, 2012
When you choose line art, you usually want to find WMF images. Hover your cursor over any image to see its specifications. Contest!
Create a quick texture background
APRIL 1, 2014
You can convert a shape to an image and then apply an effect to that image. Backgrounds & color Images Shapes & text boxes
3 Steps to Create a Super Voice for Vocal Marathons
MARCH 9, 2016
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PowerPoint Tip: Why You Shouldn’t Use Google Images to Find Photos
Dave Paradi's PowerPoint Blog
MAY 26, 2011
In my workshops, whenever I speak about using photos in a presentation, someone always asks about Google Images. It is so easy to find pictures using the image search function of Google, why don’t I recommend it? With so many ways to stay legal, why take the risk of using Google Images to find a photo for your presentation?
How many uses for PowerPoint can you think of? (my 500th post!)
SEPTEMBER 9, 2013
Find and compose blog post images (like the one for this blog post). Create images for a Word document. Images Misc. Edit photos.
Shortcut to complex shapes with SmartArt in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010
OCTOBER 21, 2012
Charts, tables & diagrams Images Shapes & text boxes diagrams SmartArtSmartArt is available in PowerPoint 2007 and 2010. Do you like it?
6 steps to create cool stickout photos in PowerPoint
FEBRUARY 22, 2012
Duplicate the image. Now you need to remove the background of the front image. Select the front image. First, watch their video.