IT Learning Programme Advent Learning: Week 3

As the nights draw in and Christmas comes ever closer, our third advent blog post brings you a collection of videos which will help you record your Christmas memories. We kick off with this excellent introduction to photography. And once … Continue reading

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IT Learning Programme – Advent Learning: Week 2

The second week of Advent already, and our blog turns its attention to making your seasonal greetings more fun and creative. Our hand-picked lynda.com videos this week focus on how to make greetings cards, labels and videos. There are so … Continue reading

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Digitising 35mm Slides

Take a look at www.nomadsinoman.com It is a fascinating record of nomadic tribal life in the latter part of the last century. So why is it featured here…? The original images were on 35mm slides, and although they had been … Continue reading

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Chemical Galaxy

We have all met the periodic table at some time in our education. We might have found it puzzling, interesting, useful, but probably not entertaining. Well, it was entertaining this lunch time – at least the Chemical Galaxy version designed … Continue reading

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PowerPoint – High Resolution Images

PowerPoint is a great tool for creating simple (and not so simple) diagrams. Copy and paste of course works with the other Office apps, and many other programs understand the PowerPoint format. It is also possible to export any or … Continue reading

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Free Images for Use in PowerPoint

Question Where can I get free images to use in PowerPoint? Answer Firstly, you can’t just use an image search tool (such as Google images) and use any image from the web. Most images on the web are covered by … Continue reading

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