Adobe Photoshop Elements 8: Maximum Performance: Unleash the hidden performance of Elements
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A 'must' for any serious Photoshop collection."--Midwest Book Review. "Comes with a comprehensive DVD and packs in over seven hours of movie tutorials
Using a unique combination of step by step projects, movie tutorials and sample images, Mark Galer guides the reader through the most powerful photo editing tools that Elements has to offer. Discussing and demonstrating the skills and know-how to create professional-quality results with this budget-priced software. Whether optimizing photographs for printing, enhancing images for maximum impact, or creating impressive, seamless montages, this book will enable any aspiring digital professional to get the maximum performance from the credit crunch approved software.The package is complted with an astonishingly comprehensive DVD packed with over 7 hours of movie tutorials, 100+ sample images, a stock photo gallery as well as automated actions to get even more out of the software.
. He is also co-writer of their popular online photography courses. He is an Official Adobe Ambassador for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements. He has written numerous top-selling photography books, including Photography Foundations for Art & Design, the Popular Photoshop Elements; Maximum Performance and Photoshop; Essential Skills series. Mark Galer is the Program Director and Senior lecturer at RMIT University in the School
Helpful guide to getting the most out of Photoshop Elements Nate This helpful guide from Focal Press explains how to get the most out of Photoshop Elements. It's aimed above all at the aspiring professional or semi-professional shooter, who wants to go beyond quick and easy tweaks and fixes and get the best possible results. The lessons in the book are mostly addressed to issues any photographer faces, about how to improve and adjust ordinary photographs, rather than creating out-of-ordinary or magical special effects. (For that, see How to Cheat in Photoshop Elements 8: Discover the magic of Adobe's. "Very useful and helpful" according to Grits. We do not have Photoshop Elements v.8 (we have v.6), but this was still very useful since most of the functions in v.8 are already in v.6. Neither of us is terribly familiar with Elements, and the bundled documentation is not too far above worthless. This book took us far beyond the Adobe-provided information and allowed us to achieve results that are very much appreciated. We're going through a lifetime's worth of photos, letters, etc. from recently deceased parents, and there is a lot of repair work needed in many of the photos. Start. Lynn Hoffman, author:Radiation Days: A Comedy said At last! Instructions in English!. I've only done two of the exercises in this book, but I'm already a great fan. If you've ever been frustrated by 'instructions' that assume that you already know what to do or forget to mention several key facts, you'll be delighted by this book. It leads the reader through processes in a logical way, assuming very little about your previous knowledge-consult the section on masking for an example.