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Video: Quick Selections & Quick Compositing

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  April 30th, 2014

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This is an online companion video to Matt Kloskowski’s “Quick Selections & Quick Compositing” tutorial, found in the May/June 2014 issue of Photographic Elements Techniques magazine.

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Video: Understanding Masks and Layers

By Larry Becker  ·  April 30th, 2014

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This is an online supplemental video to Larry Becker’s “A Model Holds Her Own” tutorial, found in the May/June 2014 issue of Photographic Elements Techniques magazine.

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Download: Soft Glamour Glow – Image

By Lesa Snider  ·  August 29th, 2013

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This is the sample image to follow along with Lesa Snider’s “Soft Glamour Glow” tutorial from the September/October 2013 issue of PET.

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Download: High Tech Hollywood Effect – Images

By Corey Barker  ·  August 29th, 2013

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These are the sample images to follow along with Corey Barker’s “Getting That Hollywood Look ” tutorial from the September/October 2013 issue of PET.

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Download: Getting That Hollywood Look – Images

By Corey Barker  ·  June 26th, 2013

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These are the sample images to follow along with Corey Barker’s “Getting That Hollywood Look ” tutorial from the July/August 2013 issue of PET.

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Before/After Editing with Matt

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  March 2nd, 2013

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Follow along with Matt as he takes you through his complete editing process on a recent image, taken at The Racetrack Playa in Death Valley.

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Creating a Basic Layout

By Dave Cross  ·  June 14th, 2012

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If you’ve ever needed help creating a quick page layout for your photos, Dave takes the mystery out of the whole process with a slew of handy layer tips.

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Handy Layer Tips

By Dave Cross  ·  August 8th, 2011

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Following up on a recent video, “Working with Multiple Text Layers,” Dave offers up some useful tips for working with layers.

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Masks to the Max

By Dave Cross  ·  July 29th, 2011

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Dave shows some cool and practical ways to use masking, compositing and Free Transform to apply images to objects.

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Quick Layer Tips

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  April 14th, 2011

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Mike Rodriguez shares a number of tips for working with layers.

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P.E.T.’s Best Tips and Tricks for Photoshop Elements

By P.E.T. Staff  ·  January 5th, 2011

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50 of our favorite time-saving tricks to help you speed through everyday tasks like managing layers, styling text, setting up new documents, drawing selections, and more.

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Textured Text with Multiple Type Layers

By Dave Cross  ·  June 7th, 2010

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Dave shows a number of ways to get a textured look to text when working with multiple type layers.

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Introduction to Layers, Part 1

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Learn the basics of the most important feature in Photoshop Elements — Layers. Once you have become proficient with Layers you’ll be able to expand and use all the features of Element much more easily.

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Introduction to Layers, Part 2

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  January 1st, 2010

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Mike continues his discussion of Layers and expands to some of the more advanced things you can do with Layers.

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Combining Two Images

By Dave Cross  ·  December 21st, 2009

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Dave shows you how to take the best of two images and combine them into one great shot!

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Tips for Working with Layers, Part 2

By Dave Cross  ·  September 28th, 2009

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Learn about layer styles, hot key helpers, editing multiple layers together and more.

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Tips for Working with Layers

By Dave Cross  ·  September 22nd, 2009

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Make your life simpler when working with Layers.

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Layers 101: Understanding Elements’ Foundation

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  May 5th, 2009

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The foundation of Photoshop Elements is the layer, so a good grasp of what they are and how they work is vital for taking that next leap in your Elements education.

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Tips & Tricks (November/December 2008)

By Matt Kloskowski  ·  November 5th, 2008

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The layer is one of Elements’ most important features, and mastering their many options can really open up the program for you. Here are some of my favorite layer tips.

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Elements Q & A

By Mike Rodriguez  ·  September 5th, 2008

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Elements Q & A: Layer tips, using the Crop tool.

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