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How to import, sort, and organize your photo library with Elements (including the Organizer, Bridge, and iPhoto, among others).

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Get Organized With The Organizer, Part 2

By Jeff Carlson  ·  February 15th, 2013

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With so many images floating around your computer, the task of organizing can be daunting. In Jeff Carlson’s two-part article, he’ll help you get catalog your work using the Elements 11 Organizer and a few quick tips!

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Get Organized With The Organizer, Part 1

By Jeff Carlson  ·  February 10th, 2013

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With so many images floating around your computer, the task of organizing can be daunting. In Jeff Carlson’s two-part article, he’ll help you get catalog your work using the Elements 11 Organizer and a few quick tips!

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Elements 10: Organizer Updates

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 24th, 2011

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Among the enhancements to the Organizer in Photoshop Elements 10, Adobe has added some new search tools, including a “Search by Object” feature, and a Find Duplicates option.

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Find Photos Fast with the Organizer

By Jeff Carlson  ·  March 11th, 2011

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Learn how to put the Organizer’s tagging tools to work to quickly instill order and bring your best photos to light.

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Integrate Lightroom with Elements

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  September 16th, 2010

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Learn how to move seamlessly between these two powerful programs, Photoshop Elements and Adobe Lightroom.

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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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Adobe Bridge: Introduction

By Ben Long  ·  December 31st, 2009

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Ben Long kicks on this 13 Mac-centric video series by showing you where to find Adobe Bridge and how to get started using Bridge in your Elements workflow. Windows users, please refer to the Organizer for your file management needs.

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Adobe Bridge: Importing Your Photos

By Ben Long  ·  December 31st, 2009

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Ben shows you what to expect when importing your images directly from your camera.

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Adobe Bridge: Overview

By Ben Long  ·  December 31st, 2009

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Ben walks you through the different areas of Adobe Bridge.

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