008 - Drawing Complex Curves

Drawing Complex Shapes

I apologize for being so late with this week’s video but some things came up last weekend (including a scratchy throat that made recording difficult) that prevented me from getting the video produced on time. So here it is a few days late. But what we lost in punctuality we make up with in quantity. […]

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007 - Parallax

Parallax

On today’s episode of Advance Your Slides TV, I’m gonna show you quickly how to set up a parallax effect. Not just a cool comic book villain, ‘parallax’ is a term that describes the way objects appear to move as your perspective changes. As you move (or a camera moves) from side to side, objects […]

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006 - From Behind a Thin Line

From Behind a Thin Line

This week on Advance Your Slides TV, I’ve got a technique that is based on one of the slides I saw in a portfolio piece on Duarte’s website. Basically what we’re doing is making a graphic appear from behind a very thin line, something that looks impossible. It’s actually not as hard as it seems […]

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5 - Draining Objects

Draining Objects

This week on Advance Your Slides TV I’ve got a tip for making it look like you’re animating just the fill color of a shape while leaving the border intact. It appears that the color is draining from the shape, but you could use a similar technique to create all sorts of effects. As always, […]

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4 - A Better Way to Venn

A Better Way to Venn

Happy Monday, Presentation People! (And Happy St. Paddy’s Day, too!) In today’s episode of Advance Your Slides TV, I’ll show you how to create better Venn diagrams using a little-known feature in PowerPoint. If you have a suggestion for a future episode of Advance Your Slides TV, leave me a message in the comments.

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