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Photoshop Elements 11: Visual QuickStart Guide


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Whether you’re an Elements newbie or an experienced veteran, this book will teach you all you need to know--from adjustments to bring out the best in your photos, editing in five easy steps, and organizing media by places and events, to working with raw files--and much more!


This fully updated edition includes: concise, step-by-step instructions; hundreds of carefully edited full color photographs; screen captures of program features; supplemental tips and sidebars; and a thorough table of contents and index. Readers can download many of the key images featured in the guide and practice along with the author.

About the Author

Jeff Carlson has been writing and speaking about technology for nearly two decades. He is a columnist for the Seattle Times, a senior editor for the weekly electronic newsletter TidBITS (, and writes for publications such as Macworld and Photoshop Elements Techniques. He is also the author of The iPad for Photographers, Canon Powershot G12: From Snapshots to Great Shots, and all editions of iMovie and iDVD: Visual QuickStart Guide.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Editing Photos in 5 Easy Steps

Chapter 2: The Basics

Chapter 3: Managing Photos in the Organizer

Chapter 4: Cropping and Straightening Images

Chapter 5: Quick Edits

Chapter 6: Making Selections

Chapter 7: Working with Layers

Chapter 8: Adjusting Lighting and Color

Chapter 9: Fixing and Retouching Photos

Chapter 10: Working with Camera Raw Photos

Chapter 11: Filters and Effects

Chapter 12: Painting and Drawing

Chapter 13: Working with Text

Chapter 14: Preparing Images for the Web

Chapter 15: Saving and Printing Images

Chapter 16: Sharing your Images

Appendix A: Troubleshoot at Startup

Appendix B: Editor Keyboard Shortcuts (Windows)

Appendix C: Organizer Keyboard Shortcuts (Windows)

Appendix D: Editor Keyboard Shortcuts (Mac OS X)

Appendix E: Organizer Keyboard Shortcuts (Mac OS X)


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Carlson, Jeff
Peachpit Press
Computer Graphics - General
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Visual QuickStart Guide
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