Simple, realistic backgrounds for cutout photos in Storyline or PowerPoint – [Video]

If you use Articulate Storyline, you may well have used photographic characters, which let you insert a headshot or other cut-out photo of a person:
Articulate Storyline character

Even if you use PowerPoint, you might’ve inserted a very similar portrait photo with no background, as they’re available from many suppliers (like Elearning Art, Elearning Brothers, and Articulate Global itself).

This 2½-minute video shows you a quick, built-in way to give a photo like that a realistic background, so it looks like it was taken in an office.

Your turn

What comments or tips do you have for using photographic characters (cutout photos) in Storyline or PowerPoint? Please let us know in the comments or to @RemotePoss on Twitter.

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2 thoughts on “Simple, realistic backgrounds for cutout photos in Storyline or PowerPoint – [Video]

  1. Thank you for providing a quick, thorough tutorial on how to enhance pictures. Adding the gradient fill gives the photo a more appealing look.

    Evette

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