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Garrick Chow

Garrick Chow Garrick Chow has authored 75+ training courses, and is a presenter at Macworld and AIGA.

Garrick Chow is a senior staff author at Lynda.com, and has authored dozens of courses, covering a diverse range of topics. He regularly leads live classes and seminars at private companies, government agencies, colleges, and universities. He has been a presenter at the Macworld conference, and at events for design associations such as AIGA and UCDA. His interests include audio and music production, digital lifestyle tools, and fitness-related apps and gadgets. When not sitting in front of a computer screen, Garrick can be found playing with the indie-rock band The Jellybricks (www.thejellybricks.com) or trail running. Visit him at www.garrickchow.com or follow him on Twitter @garrickchow.
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  • view course page for iMovie 10.1.1 Essential Training

    Use your Mac to create movies to share with family and friends. Learn how to edit video, add music and effects, and export movies for sharing with iMovie.

    3h 22m
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  • view course page for Monday Productivity Pointers

    Self-contained productivity tips on the latest online tools, such as Google Apps, Skype, YouTube, Mint.com, Etsy, and more.

    15h 36m
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  • view course page for iOS 9: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

    Get the most out of your iPhone or iPad. Learn everything you could ever want to know about iOS 9, Apple's operating system for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

    9h 5m
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  • view course page for Learn Instagram: The Basics

    Learn how to join Instagram, use Instagram filters, post photos, and build a community of followers and fellow photo lovers.

    1h 3m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Auria Pro

    Learn how to record, edit, mix, and master music with Auria Pro, the first professional-level DAW for the iPad.

    3h 2m
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  • view course page for Computer Literacy for Windows 10

    Learn how to use a computer. Find out how to use Windows, connect to the Internet, send email, and open and print files and photos.

    2h 7m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Fitbit

    Learn how to get started with Fitbit, the industry-leading fitness tracker. Find out how to set daily activity goals, and track everything from sleep to calories, exercise, and heart rate with a Fitbit.

    1h 0m
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  • view course page for Office 365: Learn PowerPoint

  • view course page for Learn PowerPoint 2016: The Basics

  • view course page for Office 365 for Mac: Learn PowerPoint

    Learn the basics of PowerPoint for Office 365 for Mac. This training course explores the PowerPoint interface and helps viewers create and format presentations.

    1h 6m
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  • view course page for Learn PowerPoint for Mac 2016: The Basics

    Learn the basics of PowerPoint for Mac 2016. This training course explores the PowerPoint interface and helps viewers create and format presentations.

    1h 6m
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  • view course page for Apple Watch Tips and Tricks

  • view course page for iMovie 10.0.2 Essential Training

  • view course page for Up and Running with OneDrive

    Learn how to store and share files using OneDrive, Microsoft's free cloud storage service.

    53m 23s
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  • view course page for The Gigging Musician: Songwriting on the Road

  • view course page for Up and Running with LinkedIn Premium Job Seeker

    Find your next job with LinkedIn Premium Job Seeker. Learn how to use this premium service to search for leads, connect with hiring managers and decision makers, and apply for jobs.

    52m 34s
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  • view course page for Working in the On-Demand Economy

    Prepare for a new way of freelancing in the on-demand economy. Find out how Uber, Lyft, Airbnb, and TaskRabbit are changing the nature of work, and whether on-demand work is the right fit for you.

    58m 19s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Audacity

    Shows nonaudio professionals how to set up Audacity, a free audio editor and recorder for Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux, and start recording live audio.

    1h 49m
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  • view course page for GarageBand Essential Training

    GarageBand is free and comes with every Mac. Learn how to lay down tracks with its built-in loops or record your own music with real instruments.

    4h 43m
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  • view course page for Windows 10 New Features

    Explore the core new features and improvements in Microsoft's newest operating system, Windows 10.

    40m 47s
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  • view course page for iPad Tips and Tricks

    Discover how to be more productive and have more fun with your iPad.

    2h 1m
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  • view course page for Apple Music First Look

    Learn how to find and access songs, artists, and more on Apple's new streaming music platform.

    30m 40s
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  • view course page for Up and Running with iTunes 12

    Get started with iTunes 12. Learn how to import music and videos, play and share content, and manage your library.

    3h 18m
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  • view course page for Adobe Document Cloud First Look

    Explores the e-signature, continuity, and document administration and control features of Adobe Document Cloud, a new service for managing PDFs across multiple platforms.

    26m 18s
     
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  • view course page for Up and Running with Acrobat Reader DC

  • view course page for Prezi Essential Training

    Learn how to use Prezi, the free and powerful cloud-based tool for making compelling presentations.

    2h 56m
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  • view course page for Computer Literacy for Mac

    Learn how to use a Mac computer. Get introductory computer skills training for working with Mac OS X files and applications, connecting to the Internet, sending email, and more.

    3h 28m
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  • view course page for Cleaning and Repairing Audio with Audacity

  • view course page for iOS 8: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

    Learn to make your way around iOS 8 and get the most from your new iPhone or iPad. See how to make calls, send email, browse the web, get around town, take notes, shoot photos and videos, listen to music, and more.

    9h 4m
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  • view course page for Getting Started in the Business of Songwriting

    Get started in the business of songwriting. Learn about all of the major organizations, rights, and procedures that songwriters have to deal with in the music business.

    1h 20m
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  • view course page for Instructional Design Essentials: Creating Video Training

  • view course page for Adobe Connect Essential Training

    Learn how to use Adobe Connect to run meetings, connect with learners online, and record standalone presentations.

    2h 39m
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  • view course page for Google Classroom: First Look

    Get a first look at Classroom, the free LMS from Google, and learn how to create a course, add students, and send assignments.

    17m 18s
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  • view course page for iPhoto for iOS Essential Training

  • view course page for Songwriting in GarageBand

  • view course page for iMovie for iOS Essential Training

    Learn how to create a polished, professional movie with iMovie for iOS, the easy-to-use video editing software for iPhones and iPads.

    1h 58m
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  • view course page for Getting Started in Audio and Music Production

  • view course page for iOS 7: iPhone and iPad Essential Training

    Get the most out of your new iPhone or iPad. Learn to make calls, email, browse the web, get around town, take notes, shoot photos and videos, listen to music, and more.

    8h 21m
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  • view course page for GarageBand for Mac New Features

    Discover the top 10 new features in GarageBand for Mac OS X 10.9, and how they can lead to better recordings.

    1h 14m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with SONAR X2

    Take control of every step of the audio production process and start making great sounding music in this fast-paced SONAR X2 tutorial.

    3h 8m
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: AmpliTube

    Introduces AmpliTube, a studio-quality app for playing guitar and bass through the iPad and recording a collection of classic and modern guitar sounds.

    1h 46m
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: GarageBand

    Presents GarageBand for the iPad—an inexpensive app that allows you to record and edit music with both real and virtual instruments.

    2h 48m
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  • view course page for iPad Music Production: Inputs, Mics, and MIDI

  • view course page for iPad Music Production: Auria

    Record great-sounding music with Auria, the first major digital audio workstation designed specifically for the iPad.

    2h 41m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with REAPER 4

    Learn your way around REAPER, an inexpensive but powerful DAW for recording live performances and MIDI tracks.

    2h 36m
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  • view course page for Up and Running with FL Studio

  • view course page for iPhone and iPod touch iOS 6 Essential Training

    Discover how to get the most out of your iPhone or iPod touch, from making calls, browsing the web, managing your time, and getting around town to taking notes, shooting photos, and listening to music.

    7h 46m
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  • view course page for Audition CS6 Essential Training

    Demonstrates all of the major features of Audition and prepares sound editors to start enhancing and correcting audio—whether it's music, dialogue, or other sound effects.

    4h 40m
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  • view course page for iPhone and iPod touch iOS 5 Essential Training

    In-depth instruction on all aspects of the Apple iPhone and iPod touch (OS 5.0): making calls, emailing, browsing the web, managing time, getting around town, taking notes, shooting photos, and listening to music.

    6h 49m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for Small Office Networking to Connect, Share, and Print

  • view course page for iMovie for iPad Essential Training

  • view course page for iMovie 11 Essential Training

  • view course page for iTunes 10 Essential Training

  • view course page for iPhone and iPod touch iOS 4 Essential Training

  • view course page for Computer Literacy for Windows 7

    Walks through the skills necessary to use Windows computers comfortably, while improving learning, productivity, and performance.

    3h 33m
    Beginner
     
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  • view course page for iTunes 9 Essential Training

    Explores all aspects of Apple's popular music and media management application, from basic audio management and playback to advanced syncing.

    4h 50m
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  • view course page for Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard New Features

    Shows the updated internal systems and external user features in Mac OS X Snow Leopard, including an improved QuickTime player, a tighter installation, and a vastly superior Finder.

    1h 36m
    Intermediate
     
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  • view course page for iDVD '09 Essential Training

    A detailed look at how to create a professional-level DVD with menus and scene selections.

    2h 54m
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  • view course page for iLife '09 New Features

    Demonstrates new features for organizing, editing, and sharing movies, music, and photos in iLife '09.

    2h 17m
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  • view course page for iWork '09 New Features

    Demonstrates the improved thumbnail navigation, mixed charts types, and the enhanced motion guides and new text transitions.

    1h 33m
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  • view course page for Soundbooth CS4 Getting Started

  • view course page for Entourage 2008 for Mac Essential Training

  • view course page for iDVD '08 Essential Training

    All the tools needed to use iDVD to turn movies and photos from other iLife applications into professional DVDs.

    2h 39m
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  • view course page for iMovie '08 Essential Training

    A Mac expert teaches new and experienced iMovie users how to create great movies for iTunes, YouTube, and personal web sites.

    3h 11m
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  • view course page for GarageBand '08 Essential Training

    Musician Garrick Chow creates a song from scratch using loops, software instruments, and real instruments in GarageBand.

    5h 15m
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  • view course page for GoLive 9 New Features

    Teaches the additions and improvements in GoLive 9, the popular web design application.

    1h 0m
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  • view course page for Dreamweaver CS3 Essential Training

  • view course page for iTunes 7 New Features

    Quickly get up to speed with the new version of Apple's music player, from the revamped interface to multiple-library support.

    59m 42s
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  • view course page for Getting Started with Acrobat 8 Professional

  • view course page for Keynote 3 Essential Training

  • view course page for Pages 2 Essential Training

  • view course page for iPhoto 6 Essential Training

    Take advantage of all the tools and features in iPhoto 6, including integration with iWeb.

    5h 37m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for iWeb Essential Training

    Working with text, placing photos and graphics, creating web-based photo albums, and establishing an updatable blog.

    3h 31m
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  • view course page for iTunes 5 and 6 + iPod Essential Training

  • view course page for Dreamweaver 8 New Features

    Learn about the new zoom tools and guides for viewing and aligning web page content.

    1h 4m
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  • view course page for GarageBand 2 Essential Training

  • view course page for iPhoto 5 Essential Training

    Tons of useful tips on managing a photo library, editing pictures, and sharing photos with friends and family.

    4h 38m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for GoLive CS2 Essential Training

  • view course page for Acrobat 7 Essential Training

    Take PDFs to the next level by adding interactive elements such as links, bookmarks, and form fields.

    8h 51m
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  • view course page for Acrobat 7 New Features

    Covers the most significant enhancements and changes to Adobe Acrobat Standard and Professional.

    2h 22m
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  • view course page for Learning GarageBand

  • view course page for Learning Acrobat 6

    Learn how to take your PDFs to the next level by adding interactivity: links, bookmarks, and form fields.

    7h 36m
    Beginner
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  • view course page for Learning iLife: iTunes 4, iPhoto 2, iMovie 3 and iDVD 3

  • view course page for Learning Acrobat 5

    Garrick Chow shows how to turn PDFs into dynamic, interactive documents.

    4h 11m
    Beginner
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