Can Has Graphics? Infographics and Animated Video for Beginners
In our workshop, we will work with anyone (artsy people, web geeks, newbies, trained monkeys, untrained monkeys, your grandma, etc.) and give you some easy tips and tricks to creating infographics and animated video for your Web content. You don't need experience to join in, but some of the following might come in handy if you want to dig in with us: - video editing software (Adobe Premiere, Final Cut, Camtasia, etc.) - photo editing software (Adobe Photoshop) - MS Office - opposable thumbs. Our Personal Guarantee: If you are not fully satisfied with this session, we will alter the space-time continuum to give you your day back.
Nikki Massaro Kauffman
Interface Designer, Penn State World Campus
Nikki Massaro Kauffman has degrees in both computer science and education and over 14 years experience in education and technology. As a programmer, an interface designer, and an educator, her passion optimizing the Web to reach the as many learners as possible. Nikki enjoys working with learners, balancing individual needs and scalability, and writing about herself in the third person.
John "Buck" Buckwalter
Educational Technologist, Penn State World Campus
John Buckwalter has associate degrees in Graphic Design and Business Management. At World Campus, Buckwalter uses technical expertise and eye for design to create engaging learning objects for Online courses, or as he describes it "being paid to play." In his free time, you can find him playing sports, relaxing with friends and family, or going for a run, bike ride, or trip down a ski hill.