When you've got a project that needs to be done, you can ask someone who can already do it, or you can help someone go up a level by (gently!) taking them out of their comfort zone. The latter takes time, but you'll be glad you did it.

It’s easy to see why people avoid using pictures in talks, and I love watching talks made entirely of big splashy text-only slides. I want to try writing a talk in that style some time, but I haven’t done it yet. For now, here's some sites I use for pictures.