Lynda.com is an online repository for professionally-produced software, creative and business training videos. They offer training on everything from accounting to word processing.
Colorado College has ten licenses for Lynda.com which means you can "check out" or activate your license for a week or two at a time.
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After you receive an account and it has been activated, the record of videos you‘ve watched, certificates you‘ve received, bookmarks and playlists will remain intact, regardless of whether your account is active or inactive.
You can view as many videos as you wish while your account is active and complete as many courses as you wish.
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Pixel Playground with Bert Monroy
Released On: 6/7/2013
Take a 10-minute recess every week and join Bert Monroy in Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator, the playgrounds of digital artists. Every Friday Bert walks through a fun, self-contained project that tests your skills and challenges the imagination. These programs aren't just image editors; they are sandboxes for creativity and experimentation. Take a spin through a carousel of tools and get reinspired, each and every week.
lynda.com Staff Authors
Released On: 7/25/2014
Forget home economics; it's all about home techonomics. This course is for anyone who wants to make their life more productive and fun. Discover the latest and greatest in home technology by seeing how it works up close, including pros and cons and recommendations for how you use it. Every week, lynda.com authors will explore a different gadget that they've brought into their homes to make life easier or more enjoyable. Learn about wearable fitness monitors such as FitBit, music solutions such as Sonos, tips to ditching cable TV, the best ways to use Wi-Fi extenders and repeaters, and much more. Come back every Friday for a new home-tech tip, and let us know in the course feedback which devices or technologies you would like to see us explore!
Up and Running with Box
Released On: 8/29/2014
Box is an online file-sharing and cloud-content-management service for businesses. This course with Gini Courter will introduce you to Box and show you how to start a free personal account and begin storing and viewing files. She'll also demonstrate how to extend Box with Box Notes, take Box on the go, and upgrade to Box for Business—the paid version of Box that comes with features like file versioning, embedding, and reporting.
Video Gear Weekly
Richard Harrington, Robbie Carman
Released On: 5/16/2014
What's one of the best parts about being a video professional? All the cool gear! In this weekly series, Rich Harrington and Robbie Carman team up to discuss the latest and greatest equipment for video production and post. They talk about the newest cameras, like the Blackmagic 4K, pocket cinema cameras, and GoPros; accessories and adapters that will make your shoots run smoother; and the great tech being invented every day. And because they keep both cost and quality in mind, you'll never have to worry about blowing your budget or compromising production value. Come back every Friday for a new tip.
This series is from RHED Pixel. We're honored to host this training in our library.