– Other Source Material
Portsall Passage An illustration of how pilot book information can be linked with an animated track chart
– Image Editor
5 essential photo editing steps a clear explanation by Simon Foster of the key steps in photo editing
– Video Editor
Getting Started with Cyberlink Power Director Many video editor suppliers have similar introductory videos. I thought this one was quite good.
ABCs of using Keyframes A clear explanation if what keyframes are, and how they work published by Sharper Turtle
– Preparing Track Charts
Introduction The background to the demonstration videos that were specially produced for this website and associated publications.
LogPrep 1a Marine Chart Part 1 of a 3 part demonstration of how to create a passage chart
LogPrep 1a Marine Chart Part 2 of a 3 part demonstration of how to create a passage chart
LogPrep 1a Marine Chart Part 3 of a 3 part demonstration of how to create a passage chart
LogPrep 1b Making a Simple Marine Chart
LogPrep 1c Making Tracks on Land Maps
LogPrep 1d Creating Animated Marine Video
LogPrep 1e Creating an animated road track
– Assemble Weather Maps
LogPrep 2a getting a Long Range forecast using synoptic charts
LogPrep 2b getting a zygrib set
Zygrib – an illustration of how to use zygrib based on downloaded grib weather files
– Pre-process the images
5 essential photo editing steps a clear explanation by Simon Foster of the key steps in photo editing. )
Making selections – using channels to create and store selections. One of over 200 excellent tutorials produced by Serif for their Affinity Photo product.
The Text Log
Page Layout Techniques – an old but excellent Serif tutorial with some excellent advice.