Author(s): Nick Vandome
Working with digital images has never been more exciting and Photoshop Elements 5 in Easy Steps shows how to edit, display and share them in some truly stunning and dazzling ways. Editing digital images is at the heart of Elements 5 and this book covers it in depth. It looks at obtaining images, color enhancements and techniques such as skin tone adjustment, cloning and removing flaws and blemishes. There are also sections on quick fixes and advanced features, including the newly added curves feature for precision color editing and support for working with the increasingly popular RAW file format. Elements 5 breaks new ground when it comes to sharing images creatively and this book covers all of these stunning features including, improved effects, color-coordinated layouts, animated slideshows, dynamic Web galleries, photo emails and fun flip-books. It also shows how to print images creatively and produce items such as calendars, cards, photo albums, CD or DVD covers and even genuine stamps. Organizing images can sometimes be a chore, but this book shows how Elements 5 simplifies the process through the use of tags, collections, face recognition and version sets of similar images and placing images on a map where they were taken. Photoshop Elements 5 in Easy Steps puts the fun into working with digital images and covers everything you can do once you've captured the images.