A JISC Advisory Service currently supporting UK FE/HE in all aspects of finding, making, managing and using digital images
Based within Institute for Learning and Research Technology at the University of Bristol
Advice documents and other resources - http://www. tasi .ac. uk /
Helpdesk - firstname.lastname@example.org
Mailing list and blog - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/mailing_list.html - http://www. tasi .ac. uk / blog /
Hands-on training - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/training/
- workshop subjects
Images copyright TASI
TASI hold workshops on:
Image Capture and Optimisation
Finding ‘copyright free’ Images for Teaching and Learning
Scanning with the CLA Licence
And many others…..
It would be nice if using images was always….. Hosted at the Institute for Learning and Research Technology, University of Bristol. Image by Simon Welsh, used under a Creative Commons license – see: http://www.flickr.com/photos/simthom/
But, all too often it’s a little bit more like….
Hosted at the Institute for Learning and Research Technology, University of Bristol. Image by Josh Sommers, used under a Creative Commons license – see: http://www.flickr.com/people/joshsommers/
We can help…..
Why use images?
A picture speaks a thousand words…
Help to embed information
Accommodate different learning styles and learning needs
Image from NASA
Population Density Image from NASA
Image by alvazer – used under a creative commons licence http://www.flickr.com/photos/alvazer/117400518/ Population Density
Image by Saad.Akhtar – used under a creative commons licence http://www.flickr.com/photo_zoom.gne?id=23243553&size=o Population Density
Image by nolifebeforecoffee – used under a creative commons licence http://www.flickr.com/photos/nolifebeforecoffee/124659356/
Image by Wili Hybrid – used under a creative commons licence http://www.flickr.com/photos/wili/1561806712/
Can be challenging given ‘invisible Web’, problem with relying on text to find pictures, issues of quality and copyright…
Image courtesy of the Morgue File Image sites database - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/imagesites/ Guides to finding images online - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/using/finding.html Review of image search engines - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/resources/searchengines.html Workshops: ‘Finding and Using Images’ and ‘ Rights and Responsibilities: Copyright and Digital Images’
Easier than ever to make images, but still so much to make sense of… (e.g. equipment to buy, resolution, licences, quality control, workflows, copyright, file formats)
Image courtesy of Stock.xchng Scanning with the CLA licence workshop - designed to help you negotiate the practicalities of implementing the licence Making images advice papers - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/creating/creating.html Getting the best out of low-end digital cameras - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/creating/bestuse.html Other Workshops: ‘Image Capture’, ‘Digital Photography’, ‘Photoshop’
Difficult enough managing a personal collection of images, let alone something for department or institution…
Image courtesy of the Morgue File Managing images section of site - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/delivering/delivering.html Image metadata - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/delivering/metadata.html Choosing a systems for managing an image collection - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/delivering/choose-ims.html Workshops: ‘Metadata’, ‘Building a Departmental Image Collection’
Are you, your students and teaching and research colleagues permitted to use digital images and if so, how can you use them more effectively?
Image courtesy of Stock.xchng Using images section of site - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/using/using.html Image copyright - http://www.tasi.ac.uk/advice/managing/copyright.html Workshops: ‘Finding and using images’, ‘ Rights and Responsibilities: Copyright and Digital Images’
TASI is expanding……
We will be providing support for the technical creation, management and use of moving images and sound resources in the very near future…..
Thank you! And we at TASI look forward to hearing from you in the future. [email_address]