Photoshop Elements 12Book - 2013
Shows how to use Photoshop Elements 12 to retouch, repair, publish, and add effects to digital photographs and graphics by altering such factors as lighting, composition, and texture, and through editing, cropping, and filtering.
Brundage presents a manual for a streamline version of the Photoshop graphics software that she says is sufficient for nearly everyone not working with graphics professionally, is much easier to learn, and is much cheaper. She covers introductory material, elemental Elements, retouching, artistic Elements, sharing images, and additional Elements. Among her topics are rotating and resizing photos, Elements for digital photographers, removing and adding color, texts in Elements, creating projects, email and the Web, and creating slideshows. She covers both Windows and Mac versions of the software. Annotation ©2014 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
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Whether you’re a photographer, scrapbooker, or aspiring graphic artist, Photoshop Elements 12 is an ideal image-editing tool—once you know how to use it. This bestselling book removes the guesswork. With candid, jargon-free advice and step-by-step guidance, you’ll get the most out of Elements for everything from sharing and touching-up photos to fun print and online projects.
The important stuff you need to know:
- Get to work right away. Import, organize, edit, crop, and color-correct your photos with ease.
- Retouch any image. Repair and restore old and damaged photos.
- Add pizzazz. Dress up your photos with dozens of filters, layer styles, and special effects.
- Share photos. Create online albums, email-ready slideshows, and web-ready files.
- Use your words. Make greeting cards, calendars, and flyers by adding text to images.
- Unleash your creativity. Design photo books, scrapbooks, collages, and other projects.
- Find your artistic flair. Create digital artwork from scratch, using tools to draw, paint, and blend.
Whether you're a photographer, scrapbooker, or aspiring graphic artist, Photoshop Elements is an ideal image-editing tool-- once you know your way around. This guide removes the guesswork, and provides jargon-free advice and step-by-step guidance.--