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In-depth looks at the different tools inside Elements, as well as the different features found in the menus.

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Type Tool Tips

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 2nd, 2014

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Learn some tips for using the Type tool efficiently.

ContentAware

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The Content Aware Move Tool

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  August 12th, 2014

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Learn some tips for using the Content Aware Move tool.

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Quick Tip: Rectangular Marquee Tool

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  August 6th, 2014

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If your Rectangular Marquee tool isn’t working as expected check this setting.

FacebookCoverPhoto

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Download: Create a Fun & Creative Facebook Cover Photo – Template

By Michelle Stelling  ·  June 25th, 2014

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Here’s the sample template to follow along with Michelle Stelling’s “Create a Fun & Creative Facebook Cover Photo” tutorial from the July/August 2014 issue of PET.

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Download: Truckloads of People – Images

By Larry Becker  ·  June 25th, 2014

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These are the sample images to follow along with Larry Becker’s “Truckloads of People” tutorial from the July/August 2014 issue of PET.

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Download: The Best Vacation Photo Fixes – Images

By Erin Peloquin  ·  June 25th, 2014

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These are the sample images to follow along with Erin Peloquin’s “The Best Vacation Photo Fixes” tutorial from the July/August 2014 issue of PET.

ColorYourWorld

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Download: Color Your World – Images

By Lesa Snider  ·  June 25th, 2014

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These are the sample images to follow along with Lesa Snider’s “Color Your World” tutorial from the July/August 2014 issue of PET.

ProcessingMultipleFiles

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Processing Multiple Files

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  June 13th, 2014

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Learn some time saving tips for processing large batches of photos.

DigitalMakeUp

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Digital Makeup

By Lesa Snider  ·  May 7th, 2014

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Non-destructively add digital makeup to your portraits.

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Download: The Content Aware Move Tool – Images

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  April 30th, 2014

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These are the sample images to follow along with Mike Rodriguez’s “The Content Aware Move Tool” tutorial from the May/June 2014 issue of PET.

PhotoEffectsWeb

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Guided Edit – Photo Effects

By Michelle Stelling  ·  April 28th, 2014

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Use the Guided Edit Mode to apply the Depth of Field, Vignette and Zoom Burst Photo Effects.

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Non-descructive Editing With the Healing Brushes and Clone Stamp Tool

By Lesa Snider  ·  April 22nd, 2014

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Learn how and when to use the Spot Healing Brush, Healing Brush and Clone Stamp tools for non-destructive editing.

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The Dynamic Duo

By Chuckie Delano  ·  February 11th, 2014

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Combine Healing and Cloning for better photo repair.

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Put All Your Ducks in a Row

By Karen Brockney  ·  January 22nd, 2014

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Learn how to organize objects on a background. Use the Move tool to align and distribute layers. You can use this process to align text on a page, several photos, or other graphic objects.

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Editing in Lightroom and Elements

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  January 6th, 2014

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Matt shares some tips for editing a photo in Lightroom, then takes it into Photoshop Elements for the finishing touches.

ScrapBookPapers

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Creating Digital Scrapbook Papers Using Brushes

By Michelle Stelling  ·  January 2nd, 2014

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Learn how to use the Brush tool to create your own digital scrapbook papers.

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Video: Top 10 Tips & Tricks for Getting the Most From Layer Masks – Part 1

By Erin Peloquin  ·  December 29th, 2013

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This is an online companion video to Erin Peloquin’s “Top 10 Tips & Tricks For Getting the Most From Layer Masks” article, found in the January/February 2014 issue of Photographic Elements Techniques magazine.

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Video: Top 10 Tips & Tricks for Getting the Most From Layer Masks – Part 2

By Erin Peloquin  ·  December 29th, 2013

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This is Part 2 of an online companion video to Erin Peloquin’s “Top 10 Tips & Tricks For Getting the Most From Layer Masks” article, found in the January/February 2014 issue of Photographic Elements Techniques magazine.

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Create a Bokeh Effect With the Lens Blur Filter

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  December 19th, 2013

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Learn how to use the Lens Blur Filter to create a Bokeh effect, that can used to create backgrounds.

PhotomergImage

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Use Photomerge Exposure to Create HDR Effects

By Chuckie Delano  ·  December 13th, 2013

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Chuckie shows how to use Photomerge Exposure to create HDR like effects on images.

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