Joomla!, the open-source CMS, easily expands to make websites that do almost whatever you want. In this course Jen Kramer introduces the modules, components, extensions and templates that will help you take Joomla! further Learn about the core modules (like custom HTML and search) and then find out how to build out contact forms and redirect web traffic with components, use extensions to create backups and upload media, and change the look of your site with templates. Make sure to test your new skills by taking the practice challenges issued along the way
Lynda.com - After Effects Guru - Time-Based Effects | 1.12 GB Genre: E-Learning
One of the ways to add drama to video and animation is the manipulation of time. In this course Eran Stern shows different ways to control time in After Effects, from basic linear changes through time remapping and time warp. He'll review all the effects in the Time category and explore real-life usages of each one. He also examines methods to add synthetic motion blur, and use time-related effects to achieve unique effects such as morph, echo, and strobe. At the end you'll be able to use these techniques to add magical visual effects to your videos, titles, and motion graphics.
Keep the critical information on your Android phone or tablet safe and secure with these proactive and easy-to-implement tips. Nick Brazzi explains common security terms and concepts, helping Android users understand typical security risks and what to do when a device is lost or stolen. You'll also learn how to protect passwords on a device, secure location and app data, protect devices from malware, and use Android Device Manager to locate, disable, or even erase devices when they are lost or stolen
Learn how to start drawing, designing, and animating your ideas with SketchUp, the 3D modeling toolkit used for everything from architectural rendering to game design. In this course, George Maestri leads viewers through the essentials of SketchUp: navigating around the interface, manipulating objects, drawing in 2D and 3D space, working with materials, and applying textures. He'll even show how to create simple animations and export your artwork in 2D and 3D formats.
Lynda.com - Matting, Framing, and Hanging Your Photographs with Konrad Eek | 2.11 GB Genre: E-Learning
Matting and framing is relatively simple, and doing it yourself costs less and is more rewarding than using a framing service. In this course, photographer and professional framer Konrad Eek describes the tools, techniques, and creative decisions involved in matting, framing, and hanging photographs.
Lynda.com - Foundations of Video Cameras and Shooting with Anthony Q Artis | 1.71 GB Genre: E-Learning
Embark on the very first steps in the process of creating moving images. In this course, author Anthony Q. Artis, a veteran of the film and television industry, introduces the core ideas behind how video cameras capture moving images. The course covers foundational concepts of lighting, such as why light is important, what kinds of lights to look for, and where to put lights relative to a subject. In addition, Anthony discusses sound, an often-misunderstood aspect of video, and shows how to properly set up mics and adjust audio levels on a shoot.
LYNDA.COM - UP AND RUNNING WITH POWERSHELL 5 TUTORIAL-kEISO | 592 MB Genre: E-Learning
PowerShell is the must-have tool for Windows system administrators. Jump-start your career, and your IT environment, by getting up and running with the latest version, PowerShell 5. Jason Helmick shows you how to get a hand from the help system, extend PowerShell with modules and snap-ins, harness the power of the PowerShell pipeline, and script and automate common administrative tasks. Plus, learn how to take advantage of one of PowerShell's most exciting features, remote management, which can put thousands of machines at your beck and call.
Lynda.com - Photoshop CS6 One On One Fundamentals | 3.55 GB Genre: E-Learning
Photoshop CS6 One-on-One: Fundamentals is a concise and focused introduction to the key features in Photoshop, presented by long-time lynda.com author and Adobe veteran Deke McClelland. This course covers the image editing process from the very beginning and progresses through the concepts and techniques that every photographer or graphic designer should know. Deke explains digital imaging fundamentals, such as resolution vs. size and the effects of downsampling. He explains how to use layers to edit an image nondestructively and organize those edits in an easy-to-read way, and introduces techniques such as cropping, adjusting brightness and contrast, correcting and changing color, and retouching and healing images. These lessons distill the vast assortment of tools and options to a refined set of skills that will get you working inside Photoshop with confidence.