Absolute Beginner's Guide to Photoshop Elements 2 by Lisa Lee

By Lisa Lee

New to Photoshop parts? research every thing you want to comprehend to make your images excellent with Absolute Beginner's advisor to Adobe Photoshop parts 2. The e-book covers all facets of the software program (including the recent beneficial properties "borrowed" from the hot Photoshop 7), delivering you speedy and straightforward reasons on controlling the software program for the consequences you will have. Photoshop components offers easy accessibility to robust modifying instruments and connects clients to on-line output prone in addition to suggestions for net and print output. Absolute Beginner's advisor to Adobe Photoshop components 2 exhibits the start consumer tips to maximize most of these positive aspects and more!

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Show/Hide Shortcuts—Shows or hides the shortcuts bar. CHAPTER 1 NAVIGATING THE WORK AREA 45 ■ Show/Hide Welcome—Opens or closes the Quick Start window. ■ Show/Hide Search Results—Shows or hides the Search Results palette. ■ Reset Palette Locations—Returns the palette windows to their original locations in the work area. In this chapter • Adjusting Color-Management Settings • Choosing Settings in the Preset Manager • Personalizing Your Preferences Customizing Adobe Photoshop Elements Using just the default settings in Photoshop Elements will enable you to perform all kinds of digital magic on your photos.

42 ABSOLUTE BEGINNER’S GUIDE TO ADOBE PHOTOSHOP ELEMENTS 2 ■ Reselect—Well, you get the picture by now. This command reselects the previously selected image. ■ Inverse—Select all parts of the image except for the currently selected area. ■ Feather—Blend the edges of the selected image object into the pixels surrounding the selected area. ■ Modify—Adjust the border, or expand, smooth, or contract a selected area of an image. ■ Grow—Extend the edges of the selected area. ■ Similar—Change the pixels of the edges of the selected area to be more like the color of the surrounding pixels.

For starters, you can customize the way an image file is opened or saved, or choose whether the cursor matches the brush size or remains constant regardless of how many pixels a tool applies to an image. Photoshop Elements has three general groups of customizable settings. The first group, color settings, enables you to choose the type of color management used with every image. The second group, the Preset Manager, enables you to create and choose custom brush, gradient, and pattern-related settings.

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