Create Whiteboard explainer videos with Sparkol VideoScribe

Learn all the core features of this amazing software to produce your own 'whiteboard animation' videos.
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  • Lectures 13
  • Length 1.5 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 11/2013 English

Course Description

VideoScribe gives you the tools to explain, market and explore your product or service without the need for a design or technical professional. Often called ‘Whiteboard Animation’ or ‘Doodle’ videos, VideoScribe replicates a stop-motion capture style of drawing, giving you the ability to explain concepts, illustrate talks and engage audiences.

This on-line course will teach you all the core features of this amazing software. We’ll take you from the beginning right through to the slightly more advanced topics found in the application. It’s a great starting point to get up to speed quickly with VideoScribe.

You can get a FREE 7 day trial of VideoScribe here

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Getting started
Duration: 5 minutes
Topics Covered:

  • The projects window
  • Interface overview

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Adding images to the canvas
Duration: 9 minutes
Topics Covered:

  • Adding from the library
  • Adding from a local drive
  • Adding from a DropBox account
  • Adding from a URL
  • Moving, resizing and rotating
  • Adding non-vector graphics
  • Saving your scribe

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The timeline
Duration:
8 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Re-arranging the running order
  • Overall project timing
  • Setting the draw time
  • Previewing your scribe
  • Zooming
  • Deleting items, cut, copy and paste

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The camera position
Duration:
7 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Viewing the angle
  • Setting the angle
  • Clearing the angle
  • Changing the transition time

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Image properties
Duration:
8 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Exporting out an SVG image
  • Replacing images
  • Changing the element style
  • Rotating and flipping an image
  • Changing the drawing colour
  • Hexadecimal colour numbers
  • Changing colours in images

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Text Properties
Duration:
9 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Adding text
  • Resizing text
  • Rotating text
  • Editing text
  • Changing colour
  • Aligning text
  • Importing Fonts

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Advanced image properties
Duration:
8 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Applying filters (blur, glow, shadow etc)
  • Changing the hand (image level)
  • Changing the hand (project level)
  • Changing the paper
  • Image quality

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Applying advanced effects
Duration:
10 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Installing additional hands & pens
  • Using the ‘move in’ function
  • ‘Behind glass’ effect
  • ‘Morphing’ from one element to another

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Adding audio and voice over
Duration:
7 minutes

Topics covered:

  • Adding a soundtrack
  • Adding/recording a voiceover
  • Adjusting the volume

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Exporting, creating & publishing
Duration:
7 minutes
Topics covered:

  • Produce as PDF
  • Export to file for sharing
  • Create as a video file
  • Publishing your video

What are the requirements?

  • Internet browser

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you wil learn all the fundementals of how to use the software

What is the target audience?

  • No previous knowledge needed

What you get with this course?

Not for you? No problem.
30 day money back guarantee.

Forever yours.
Lifetime access.

Learn on the go.
Desktop, iOS and Android.

Get rewarded.
Certificate of completion.

Curriculum

Section 1: The foundations
Introduction
Preview
Article
05:45

Getting Started
Duration
: 5 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • The projects window
  • Interface overview
09:05

Video 2 - Adding images to the canvas
Duration:
9 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Adding from the library
  • Adding from a local drive
  • Adding from a DropBox account
  • Adding from a URL
  • Moving, resizing and rotating
  • Adding non-vector graphics
  • Saving your scribe
08:12

The Timeline
Duration
:
8 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Re-arranging the running order
  • Overall project timing
  • Setting the draw time
  • Previewing your scribe
  • Zooming
  • Deleting items, cut, copy and paste
07:17

The camera position
Duration
: 7 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Viewing the angle
  • Setting the angle
  • Clearing the angle
  • Changing the transition time
08:31

Image properties
Duration
: 8 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Exporting out an SVG image
  • Replacing images
  • Changing the element style
  • Rotating and flipping an image
  • Changing the drawing colour
  • Hexadecimal colour numbers
  • Changing colours in images
Section 2: A little more advanced
09:13

Applying advanced effects
Duration
: 10 minutes

Topics covered:

  • Installing additional hands & pens
  • Using the ‘move in’ function
  • ‘Behind glass’ effect
  • ‘Morphing’ from one element to another
08:02

Text Properties
Duration
: 9 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Adding text
  • Resizing text
  • Rotating text
  • Editing text
  • Changing colour
  • Aligning text
  • Importing Fonts
09:45

Advanced image properties
Duration:
8 minutes

Topics Covered:

  • Applying filters (blur, glow, shadow etc)
  • Changing the hand (image level)
  • Changing the hand (project level)
  • Changing the paper
  • Image quality
07:16

Adding audio and voiceover
Duration
: 7 minutes

Topics covered:

  • Adding a soundtrack
  • Adding/recording a voiceover
  • Adjusting the volume
07:02

Exporting, creating & publishing
Duration
: 7 minutes

Topics covered:

  • Produce as PDF
  • Export to file for sharing
  • Create as a video file
  • Publishing your video
Section 3: Bonus Videos
Bonus Video 1 - SVG images explained
05:24
Bonus Video 2 - Achieving the 'colouring in' effect
06:02

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Instructor Biography

Lee Webber, IT professional with 13+ yrs experience in software training

Lee Webber is an IT training professional with over 13 years experience in ICT training delivery, including the development of e-learning courses and digital media.

Lee has delivered software application training to clients all over the UK in both the public and private sectors since 2003 and is a member of the Learning & Performance Institute in the UK, as well as being a Certified Online Learning Facilitator.

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