Tutorials

Introduction_To_Wikis
Introduction to Wikis

Wikis are taking the Internet by storm, increasing collaboration from the corporate boardroom to the university dorm room. Never before has a technology allowed users to take a hands-on role in creating and editing volumes of content in real time. VTC author Dawn Dunkerley will guide you through the fundamentals of wiki history, concepts, and technology, helping you to make an informed decision about your wiki needs. To begin learning, simply click the links.

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Cubase
Cubase 4

Cubase 4 is a powerful digital audio workstation that affords its users the ability to record and edit audio and MIDI. Redesigned from the ground up, this version (4.1) includes many new features that will speed workflow and boost creativity. This VTC tutorial takes an in-depth look at many of the new features, while still teaching common practices for getting the most out of Cubase. From installation and basic set up to proper mixing and troubleshooting, this course has it all. Join Audio Engineer Adam Olson, as he demystifies this powerful application. To begin learning Cubase 4, click on one of the movie links.

Apple
Apple iWork 08

Apple iWork '08 includes all the necessary tools for creating impressive documents, detailed spreadsheets, and stunning slideshow presentations. Included in the suite is Pages '08, which allows users to create stationery, newsletters, resumes, brochures, reports, and more; Numbers '08, Apple's new powerful spreadsheet program, that can do everything from creating a simple family budget, vacation itinerary, invoices, to detailed financial reports; finally Keynote '08 for creating impressive cinema-quality slideshow presentations. In this VTC course Author Brian Culp teaches the fundamentals of the iWork '08 applications along with advanced tips that will help beginners and experienced users alike, translate their ideas to the screen, paper, or Web. To learn how to use iWork '08 to its fullest potential click on one of the links below.

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QuickStart
QuickStart! - Apple Final Cut Pro 6

In this course, VTC author, Brian Culp gets users up and running with Apple Final Cut Pro 6. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the QuickStart! Apple Final Cut Pro 6 movie links.

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Apple
QuickStart! - Apple iWork '08

In this course, VTC author, Brian Culp gets users up and running with Apple iWork '08. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the QuickStart! Apple iLife '08 movie links.

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Apple
QuickStart! - Apple Logic Pro 8

This QuickStart! tutorial for Apple Logic Pro 8 is designed to assist both the experienced Logic Pro user and the newbie alike. It quickly covers many of the major features and new changes within version 8. Topics include Preferences, Project Settings, the new Arrange Window implementation, Logic's tool palette, using the Loop Browser, getting the most out of the included soft synths and working with the new Library. To begin learning Apple Logic Pro 8 today, simply click on one of the links.

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Bryce
Bryce 6

Bryce is a renowned 3D landscape and terrain creation application, offering users the ability to create and render stunning 3D environments. Whether you wish to model organic objects such as trees and foliage, or modern or ancient buildings, Bryce lets you do it all. Bryce's photorealistic rendering engine enables you to create realistic skies, vast oceans, distant galaxies and more. New HDRI-based lighting provides more realism to every scene. In this VTC course, author Dwayne Ferguson shows you step by step, how to get the most out of Bryce 6. Learn modeling, texturing, lighting, animation and more. Work Files are included. To get started today, simply click on one of the Bryce 6 lessons.

Sony
QuickStart! - Sony Vegas 8

Author Kenneth Braithwaite gets you up and running with Sony Vegas 8, in this QuickStart! tutorial from VTC. To begin learning Sony Vegas 8 today, simply click on one of the links.

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Reason
Reason 4

Making music should be as easy as powering up a computer, loading up a powerful piece of music software, and getting down to business. And it is. Reason version 4 is a virtual studio rack with all the tools and instruments you will need to turn your ideas into music. It's more than just a set of excellent synths and effects. It's a complete music studio system. Join Audio Expert and Producer, Kenneth Braithwaite, as he walks you through this powerful application. To get started, click on one of the movie links.

Apple
QuickStart! - Apple iLife 08

In this course, VTC author, Dwayne Ferguson gets users up and running with Apple iLife '08. Covering the main applications - iPhoto, iTunes, iMovie and GarageBand, users will learn how to import and create media, manage files, add effects, titles, transitions, and more. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the QuickStart! Apple iLife '08 movie links.

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Poser
Poser 7

Poser 7 is one of the most preeminent figure posing and animation pieces of software available. An important asset to have in any serious 3D creator's 3D toolbox, Poser 7 files can be imported into popular 3D programs like Maya, Lightwave, Vue and Carrara, making figure and animal animation much easier. Thanks to the new environmental/image-based-lighting (IBL), and Talk Designer, levels of realism are now easier than ever to quickly achieve. This tutorial, authored by Mark Bremmer, was created with both the 3D beginner and seasoned commercial user in mind. Hobbyists and professionals alike will learn how to quickly integrate Poser 7 into a production pipeline and streamline workflow to efficiently and effectively create content for multimedia presentations. Work files are included. To begin learning today, simply click on one of the Poser 7 movie links.

ColdFusion_MX7_Advanced_Tutorials
ColdFusion MX 7 Advanced

ColdFusion is a powerful platform-independent server-side technology used to create powerful database-driven applications. Built into ColdFusion is an application server which uses the ColdFusion Markup Language (CFML). ColdFusion MX7 can be run on various web servers, and includes a JRUN web server that can be used for development purposes. CFML offers built-in tags and functions so users do not have to have a background in programming in order to use ColdFusion. VTC author Candyce Mairs extends your knowledge of ColdFusion MX 7 with lessons covering the advanced features and capabilities of the technology. To begin learning simply click the links.

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