This week, learn how to choose effective stock photography that can evoke emotion and intrigue your audience.
- [Instructor] I'm Joel Simmons, aka the Presentation Guy. … Now what comes to mind when you hear stock photo? … Maybe corny, cliche, fake. … We've all seen the businessman on a ladder with binoculars … looking for opportunity on the horizon. … Or maybe a bunch of beautiful diverse people … with their arms crossed giving us their best icy stare. … Now there's nothing wrong with these, … but if we're a little bit more strategic … in choosing our slides, … we can really turn an average slide … into a really awesome slide. … Let's go into a few examples. … Okay, now this isn't a horrible slide, … it's a little cheesy, but it's not too bad. … All right, we're going to beat out our competitors. … It's straight to the point, … we're trying to beat our competitors, … we're trying to pump up the team, right? … Not bad. … I think we could do a little bit better. … Okay, now let's take a look at this example. … Taking the fight to the competition. … Now this is a pretty strong photo. … It's got great contrast, …
Note: Because this is an ongoing series, viewers will not receive a certificate of completion.
- Building standout layouts with PowerPoint Designer
- Creating engaging animations in PowerPoint and Keynote
- Using the hyperlinking feature in PowerPoint
- Using 3D models in PowerPoint
- Working with logos
- Choosing the best stock photos for your presentations