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Photoshop Elements 6: The Missing Manualby Barbara Brundage
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Synopses & Reviews
With Photoshop Elements 6, the most popular photo-editing program on Earth just keeps getting better. It's perfect for scrapbooking, email-ready slideshows, Web galleries, you name it. But knowing what to do and when is tricky. That's why our Missing Manual is the bestselling book on the topic. This fully revised guide explains not only how the tools and commands work, but when to use them.
This guide progresses from simple to complex features, but if you're ready for the more sophisticated tools, you can easily jump around to learn specific techniques. As always, author Barbara Brundage lets you know which Elements features work well, which don't, and why — all with a bit of wit and good humor.
Don't hesitate. Dive into Adobe's outstanding photo editor with Photoshop Elements 6: The Missing Manual right away.
Book News Annotation:
This is a guide to the most recent release of Adobe Photoshop Elements, the consumer version of the Adobe Photoshop raster image editing product that is aimed primarily at photography enthusiasts. The volume discusses the most basic tasks such as importing photographs into the program and organizing files, as well as photographic manipulations including retouching, exposure fixing, digital photography tools, clone stamping, using filters, adding text, creating panoramas from multiple images, and making perspective corrections. It also addresses printer use, porting images to the Web and email, and making slide shows. A final chapter discusses all the plug-ins and additional tools that are available on the Web to customize Elements. Annotation ©2008 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
About the Author
Barbara Brundage is the bestselling author of Photoshop Elements 4: The Missing Manual and a co-author of Digital Photography: The Missing Manual. She's been a member of Adobe's pre-release groups for Elements 3, 4, and 5 and has been teaching people to use Elements since it first came out in 2001.
Table of Contents
The Missing Credits Introduction Part I: Introduction to Elements Chapter 1: Finding Your Way Around Elements Chapter 2: Importing, Managing, and Saving Your Photos Chapter 3: Rotating and Resizing Your Photos Part II: Elemental Elements Chapter 4: The Quick Fix Chapter 5: Making Selections Chapter 6: Layers: The Heart of Elements Part III: Retouching Chapter 7: Basic Image Retouching Chapter 8: Elements for Digital Photographers Chapter 9: Retouching:Fine-Tuning Your Images Chapter 10: Removing and Adding Color Chapter 11: Photomerge: Creating Panoramas, Group Shots, and More Part IV: Artistic Elements Chapter 12: Drawing with Brushes, Shapes, and Other Tools Chapter 13: Filters, Effects, Layer Styles, and Gradients Chapter 14: Type in Elements Part V: Sharing Your Images Chapter 15: Creating Projects Chapter 16: Printing Your Photos Chapter 17: Elements and the Web Chapter 18: Online Galleries, Slideshows, and Flipbooks Part VI: Additional Elements Chapter 19: Beyond the Basics Part VII: Appendixes The Organizer, Menu by Menu The Editor, Menu by Menu Installation and Troubleshooting Colophon
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