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Finding the Elements manual (Elements 11 update)

By Rick LePage  ·  December 7th, 2012

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Something we hear quite often from new Elements users is, “Where’s the manual?” Here are some links to the online PDF manuals for Photoshop Elements.

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Elements Printing Basics

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  October 28th, 2011

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Mike Rodriguez offers a basic introduction and guide to printing your images from Photoshop Elements.

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Creating Layer Masks with Adjustment Layers (E8)

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  July 14th, 2011

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Here’s a video of the workaround for creating layer masks in Elements 8.

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Finding the Elements manual

By Rick LePage  ·  September 28th, 2010

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Something we hear quite often from new Elements users is, “Where’s the manual?” Here are some links to the online PDF manuals for Photoshop Elements.

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More on the Recompose Feature

By Dave Cross  ·  January 25th, 2010

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Do you have a great shot that needs some tightening up? The Recompose feature in Elements 8 may do the trick!

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Getting True Symmetry in Your Photos

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  December 7th, 2009

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Matt shows you how to use guides (found in Elements 8 and up) to get your images to look balanced and appealing.

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Adjustment Layer Panels

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  October 21st, 2009

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Mike shows you the improvements and differences in Adjustment Layers in Elements 8 and 9

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Photomerge Exposure

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 15th, 2009

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This feature easily lets you blend multiple versions of the same scene into one properly exposed photo. (Elements 8 and up.)

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Elements 8: Recompose Tool

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 15th, 2009

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Elements new Recompose tool lets you resize and adjust the orientation of your photos without distorting the important stuff.

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Elements 8: Updated Organizer (Windows)

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 15th, 2009

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Adobe didn’t forget about managing your pictures: they pumped up the Organizer with some great new features as well. (Windows-only)

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Elements 8: The New Look (Part 2)

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 15th, 2009

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Elements 8 has some other changes to its look; among them new ways to rearrange your panels (formerly known as palettes).

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Elements 8: The New Look

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 15th, 2009

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One of the big enhancements in Version 8 is a redesigned look (inherited from Photoshop CS4), including the new tabbed document feature.

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Smart Brush

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  August 26th, 2008

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Using the new Smart Brush tool.

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