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Getting Started with the Elements Organizer

This series walks you through the basics of Photoshop Elements’ Organizer (Windows-only).

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Introducing Photoshop Elements 12

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 24th, 2013

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See what’s new in the latest version of Adobe Photoshop Elements–including a retooled interface, improved selection tools, and fun artistic effects.

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Elements Time Savers: Part 1, Using the Organizer

By Elizabeth LePage  ·  June 10th, 2013

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Sometimes when you’re editing images, it can be easy to stay glued to your computer for a number of hours. Luckily, Liz is here to help you sort out some of the mess and offer up a few time saving techniques to get you off the computer and out taking photos! In the first part of this series, she’ll be showing you how to use the Elements Organizer to sort through your images and give them a few quick edits.

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Photoshop Elements 11 Arrives

By Kelly  ·  September 24th, 2012

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See what’s new in the latest version of Adobe Photoshop Elements–including a retooled interface, improved selection tools, and fun artistic effects.

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Getting Started Videos: Introduction

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike introduces you to the Getting Started video series

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Introduction to the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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For you Windows users, the Organizer is a powerful tool to keep track of your images for fast retrieval. Macintosh users, please refer to the videos on Adobe Bridge.

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Setting the Organizer Preferences

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Getting the Organizer set up for your work-style can be tricky. Mike shows you some of the Organizer settings you can change and set up to make organizing your images easier from the beginning.

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Importing Your Camera Images into the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike shows you what to expect when importing your images directly from your camera. There are some settings you may want to change to get the organizatinal results you want.

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Importing images from a hard drive or other sources into the Organizer

By P.E.T.  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike explains how to get your images imported into the Organizer from your hard drive or other storage media.

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Using Keywords in the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Now that you have your images imported into the Organizer, Mike explains how to use Keywords to categorize your images for easy retrieval later.

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Creating Albums in the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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An additional grouping feature in Photohshop Elements is the use of Albums. Mike shows you how to create both regular and Smart Albums.

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Finding images in the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Now that you’ve imported and categorized all your images with keywords, now what? Mike shows you how to find your images in the Organizer using a variety of methods.

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More Finding in the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike continues his discussion of Finding in the Organizer. Learn how to search based on date ranges and more.

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Using Quick Fix in the Organizer

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Sometimes your image needs a quick adjustment. The Organizer has some basic image adjustments you can use without having to go to the Editor. Mike walks you through these basic tools.

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Learning about Metadata

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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If you start sharing your images with others, you are likely to want to embed some additional information inside your image. Mike explains Metadata and its use when sharing your images.

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Sharing Your Images with Others

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike shows you some of the built-in features in Photoshop Elements that make sharing your work quick and easy. Make Albums; email your images; create slideshows, and more.

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Using Photoshop.com for Sharing Images

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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If you choose to use the Photoshop.com service from Adobe, this video gives you a brief overview of its offerings.

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Sync’ing Your Images with Photoshop.com

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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If you do a lot of sharing of images, Photoshop.com may be what you need to seamlessly sychronize your images from your desktop to your Photoshop.com account. Mike gives you an overview of this feature.

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