Photoshop Elements 10 Top 100 Simplified Tips and Tricks
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Photoshop Elements 10 Top 100 Simplified Tips and Tricks

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A visual guide to getting the most out of Photoshop Elements10

If you understand the basics of Photoshop Elements, you'll lovethis collection of 100 must-know tips and tricks. Two-pagetutorials, full-color screen shots, and step-by-step instructionsmake it easy to see and follow the directions, helping you to getthe very most from this top-selling image-editing software. Thisguide catches you up on Photoshop Elements 10, covers features youmay not have known about, and alerts you to a slew of cool effectsand techniques.

  • Explains techniques, best practices, and creative ways totransform your digital images from everyday to extraordinary
  • Includes beautiful photos and tips from an experiencedphotographer and author who shares his secrets on how to createimages that wow viewers
  • Features step-by-step instruction in a series of two-page,highly visual tutorials, with helpful, full-color screen shots onevery page
  • Perfect for visual learners who are migrating from olderversions of the software or who already have a comfort level withPhotoshop Elements and want to move to a new skill level

Take your image editing and Photoshop Elements skills beyond theessentials with this practical guide.

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Published 01 November 2011
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EAN13 9781118214404
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1 Organize and Prepare Photos for Processing
#1 Set Up a Workflow 4
#2 Import Your Images 6
#3 View Photos with Full-Screen Mode 10
#4 Sort the Good Pictures from the Bad 12
#5 Stack Your Images 14
#6 Create Albums to Group Your Pictures 16
#7 Use Keywords to Tag Your Images 18
#8 Post Pictures to Facebook with the Organizer 22
#9 Change the Organizer Interface As Needed 26
#10 Back Up Your Pictures to Protect Them 28
2 Start Adjusting Your Images in Photoshop Elements
#11 Open Pictures and Use Save As 32
#12 Make the Editor Interface Your Own 34
#13 Set Preferences to Make Editor Work for You 36
#14 You Cannot Hurt Your Pictures 38
#15 Crop Your Photos for Tighter Shots 40
#16 Fix and Rotate Crooked Pictures 42
#17 Use Guided Edit to Help You Learn the Program 44
#18 Use Guided Edit for Special Effects 46
#19 Use Guided Edit for Photo Play 48
#20 Set Blacks and Whites with Levels 50
#21 Adjust Your Midtones with Levels 52
#22 Adjust Your Midtones with Color Curves 54
#23 Quickly Adjust Dark Shadows and Bright Highlights 56
#24 Correct Color to Remove Color Casts 58
#25 Enhance Color with Hue/Saturation 60
#26 Use Quick Edit to Work Fast 62
3 Work with RAW Photos in Photoshop Elements
#27 Change Images Nondestructively 66
#28 Crop Your Photos to Start Your Processing 68
#29 Adjust Blacks and Whites to Give a Photo Strength 70
#30 Adjust Midtones to Make Tonalities Light or Dark 72
#31 Correct Color to Clean Up Color Casts 74
#32 Use Vibrance and Clarity to Intensify Images 76
#33 Sharpen Photos with Precision 78
#34 Control Noise in Your Photo 80
#35 Apply Adjustments to Multiple Photos 82
#36 Move Your Picture to Photoshop Elements 84
4 Choose Local Control Features
#37 Create and Use a Selection 88
#38 Use Marquee Tools for Specific Shapes 90
#39 Use Lasso Tools to Follow Picture Elements 92
#40 Use Automated Tools for Easy Selections 94
#41 Expand or Contract Your Selection 96
#42 Select What Is Easy and Invert 98
#43 Blend Edges by Feathering 100
#44 Use Selections for Traditional Edge Darkening 102
#45 Use the Smart Brush for Specific Area Fixes 104
5 Create Adjustment Layers for Nondestructive Changes
#46 Understand How Layers Work 108
#47 Understand How Adjustment Layers Work 110
#48 Work Blacks and Whites with a Levels Adjustment Layer 114
#49 Work Midtones with a Levels Adjustment Layer 116
#50 Correct Color with an Adjustment Layer 118
#51 Enhance Color with an Adjustment Layer 120
#52 Fix Problem Exposures with Layer Blending Modes 122
#53 Understand How Layer Masks Work 124
#54 Combine Two Photos with Layer Masks 126
#55 Remove Adjustments with Black 130
#56 Add Adjustments Using Black and Then White 132
#57 Combine Layer Masks with Selections 136
#58 Balance Colors and Tones in a Picture 138
#59 Bring Out Shadow Detail in Specific Areas 140
#60 Darken Highlight Detail in Specific Areas 142
#61 Flatten Layers When Done 144
6 Solve Photo Problems
#62 Clone Out Problems 148
#63 Remove People from a Scene with Photomerge Scene Cleaner 152
#64 Remove Unwanted Objects with Enhanced Spot Healing 154
#65 Fix Problems Due to Lens Distortion 156
#66 Fix Perspective Problems with Building Photographs 158
#67 Remove Dead Space with Recompose 160
#68 Make an Out-of-Focus Background 162
#69 Remove Distracting Colors 164
#70 Improve Blank Skies 166
#71 Create the Focus with Gaussian Blur 170
#72 Add a New Background for Your Subject 172
7 Size and Sharpen Photos
#73 Basic Workflow for Image Sizing 178
#74 Size Photos for Printing 180
#75 Size Photos for E-Mail 182
#76 Sharpen Photos with Unsharp Mask 184
#77 Sharpen Photos with Adjust Sharpness 186
#78 Sharpen Photos When You Have Layers 188
#79 Selectively Sharpen Parts of Your Photo 190
8 Go Beyond the Basics
#80 Convert Color Photos to Black-and-White 194
#81 Adjust Your Photos in Black-and-White 196
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