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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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Learn Elements iPad app now on iTunes

By Rick LePage  ·  February 25th, 2011

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I’m excited to announce that our first iPad app, Learn Elements, is now available for sale on the iTunes store!

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Introducing Photoshop Elements 9

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 2nd, 2011

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Adobe has released a new version of its low-cost editing suite. We take you on a tour of the most noteable new features–including the long-awaited arrival of layer masks.

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A Basic Elements Vocabulary

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2011

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This video covers some basic concepts and tips for getting started with Photoshop Elements, including panels, the Color Picker, managing windows, and more.

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Camera Raw 6.3 update available

By Rick LePage  ·  December 8th, 2010

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Adobe has released Camera Raw 6.3 for Photoshop Elements 9, and, for the first time, ACR updates automatically! (We also have a tip for using newer cameras’ Raw files with older versions of Elements.)

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Elements 9: New Guided Edit Modes

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  October 15th, 2010

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Mike Rodriguez shows you some of the fun new options in Elements 9′s Guided Edit modes.

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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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Elements 9 & 10: Easy Layer Masks

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 26th, 2010

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One long-awaited feature you’ll find in Photoshop Elements 9 (and up) is a layer mask that you can create without a workaround or add-on.

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Elements 9: Content-Aware Healing

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 20th, 2010

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Think the content-aware technology is only for Photoshop CS5? Nope! Adobe has added the feature to Elements 9′s Spot Healing Brush.

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Elements 9: What’s New

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 20th, 2010

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Photoshop Elements 9 sports an updated — and we think a bit cleaner — interface, layer masks, new Guided Edit modes and a whole lot more.

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Photoshop Elements 9 is here

By Kelly  ·  September 20th, 2010

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Adobe has announced Photoshop Elements 9. Here’s a quick look at some of the biggest new features, including layer masks—hooray!—and a new way to manage photos for Mac users.

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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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Smart Brush

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  August 26th, 2008

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Using the new Smart Brush tool.

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