Creating a spinning globe in PowerPoint

New update on PowerPoint Heaven. Added a Spinning Globe Showcase which can be found in the Animations page under Showcase category. This is a showcase featuring a spinning globe (Earth). All graphics and animations are created using PowerPoint, with the exception of the World Map image. This showcase also contains a semi tutorial which shows you some globe shading techniques and explains how a spinning globe effect can be achieved.

Your Best Moment In PowerPoint 2007 Contest

A good but slightly late news here. iFilm is currently organizing a PowerPoint 2007 contest. All you have to do is to make a slideshow about your best life achievement using Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 and enter it to win a cash prize.


The cash prizes are:


  • 1st – $10,000
  • 2nd – $2007
  • 3rd – $2007

    Submissions must not be later than 11:59 p.m. ET, on June 24, 2007. Thanks to Alison for the information!

    For more information about the contest, check out: http://www.ifilm.com/powerpoint/