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Using Map view

From: Photoshop Elements 7 for Windows Essential Training

Video: Using Map view

If you travel a lot and shoot photos of different locations, you are going to like the Organizers, Map view. You can pin your photos to a map and those pins will display the photos that you have taken in that location. I'll be working here in the Organizer in 04_04-mapview inside the Chapter 04, Exercise Files folder. To give myself more room to see a Map, I'm going to close this right hand column by moving my cursor over the border between that column and the rest of the Organizer and clicking. Then I'm going to invoke Map view by going up to the Display menu and choosing Show Map. I'm going to make the Map larger by moving to the right border of the Map, clicking and dragging to the right.

Using Map view

If you travel a lot and shoot photos of different locations, you are going to like the Organizers, Map view. You can pin your photos to a map and those pins will display the photos that you have taken in that location. I'll be working here in the Organizer in 04_04-mapview inside the Chapter 04, Exercise Files folder. To give myself more room to see a Map, I'm going to close this right hand column by moving my cursor over the border between that column and the rest of the Organizer and clicking. Then I'm going to invoke Map view by going up to the Display menu and choosing Show Map. I'm going to make the Map larger by moving to the right border of the Map, clicking and dragging to the right.

I can zoom in on New Mexico where I'm going to place my images by clicking the (+) button at the bottom of the Map and then clicking several times inside the Map. I can view the Map in standard view like this or I can go to the Map menu and I can choose either Satellite or Hybrid. Let's try Hybrid and I'm going to click to zoom in a couple more times and then I can grab the Hand tool from the tool box at the bottom of the Map and I can move around in the Map until I see both Santa Fe and Albuquerque where I'm going to place my images.

To add photos to this Map, I just select them in the Organizer. So I click on the first photo, hold the Ctrl key, click on the second and the third and then just drag photos from the Organizer to the Map. I'll place all three of these photos here in Albuquerque. Another way to add photos to the Map is this, I'm going to go back and click off the selected photos and I'm going to right-click on this fourth photo. From this contextual menu, I'm going to choose Place on Map and then I can type in an address to place that photo exactly. I'll type st francis drive, santa fe, NM and I'll click Find. I have several address choices here, I'm just going to choose the first one and the pin for that photo is set directly on that address. Once you set pins on the Map, to view the photos, you just move your cursor over the pin and click and you can see all the photos at a particular location.

Here I only have one photo, I'm going to close that and I'm going to zoom out a little more so I can find my find photos that are in Albuquerque. I'm going to click off the Zoom tool and then I'm going to just click on that pin and I can see the first three photos that I put on the Map. Here they are, and I can click on each one to see a larger thumbnail of it. If I'm somewhere else in the Photo Browser, so I'm going to scroll up here and I want to find the photos that I have pinned to a Map. I'll go to the bottom of the Map and choose Limit Search to Map Area and that sends the Organizer right to the photos that I have pinned to this view of the Map. And if I want to find a particular photo on the Map, then I can right-click a photo in the Organizer and choose Show on Map and the Map goes directly to that pin.

If I want to share my Map with all of its photos, I can click Share at the bottom of the Map and I get this narrative that describes the various sharing options. Basically it's saying that I can share the map through an online album, which I'm going to show you how to make in another movie, or I can share the photos on a map using the third party service Flickr and you can explore that on your own. So I'm going to cancel out of there. So you can see that viewing and sharing your photos using Map view is a really fun way to see where you have been and what you shot there and it's also a nice way to share your experience with your friends.

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Photoshop Elements 7 for Windows Essential Training

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  1. 9m 23s
    1. Welcome
      54s
    2. What is Photoshop Elements?
      6m 59s
    3. Using the example files
      1m 30s
  2. 22m 34s
    1. Understanding the Organizer's catalog system
      3m 17s
    2. Getting photos from files and folders
      5m 41s
    3. Getting photos from a digital camera
      7m 27s
    4. Getting photos from offline media
      3m 7s
    5. Getting photos from a scanner
      3m 2s
  3. 35m 0s
    1. Touring the Organizer interface
      5m 30s
    2. Viewing photos
      2m 19s
    3. Selecting photos
      1m 52s
    4. Rotating photos
      2m 7s
    5. Renaming photos
      1m 57s
    6. Fixing photo dates
      1m 56s
    7. Hiding and deleting photos
      4m 50s
    8. Stacking photos
      7m 33s
    9. Moving files
      4m 1s
    10. Backing up
      2m 55s
  4. 31m 50s
    1. Tagging photos
      8m 38s
    2. Finding photos by tags
      3m 57s
    3. Tagging face photos
      3m 1s
    4. Using albums and Smart Albums
      7m 43s
    5. Finding photos with Text Search
      3m 34s
    6. Finding photos from the Find menu
      2m 57s
    7. Finding photos in the Timeline
      2m 0s
  5. 16m 27s
    1. Reviewing photos in Full Screen view
      5m 28s
    2. Comparing photos
      4m 9s
    3. Using Date view
      2m 54s
    4. Using Map view
      3m 56s
  6. 33m 3s
    1. Automatically fixing photos in the Organizer
      7m 58s
    2. Semi-automatically fixing photos with Quick Fix
      10m 39s
    3. Using the Guided Edit mode
      4m 33s
    4. Fixing group shots automatically
      3m 44s
    5. Removing stray content with the Scene Cleaner
      6m 9s
  7. 57m 41s
    1. Touring the Full Edit interface
      4m 46s
    2. Opening a file
      2m 6s
    3. Creating a blank file
      4m 36s
    4. Using tools
      8m 5s
    5. Setting Edit preferences
      4m 31s
    6. Adjusting Color settings
      5m 18s
    7. Using the Undo History command
      3m 48s
    8. Zooming and navigating
      6m 7s
    9. Resizing photos and adjusting resolution
      8m 23s
    10. Enlarging the canvas
      3m 24s
    11. Saving files
      6m 37s
  8. 13m 36s
    1. Understanding layers
      4m 38s
    2. Working in the Layers palette
      4m 4s
    3. Using layer masks
      4m 54s
  9. 17m 50s
    1. Understanding selections
      1m 15s
    2. Manual selection tools
      6m 20s
    3. Automatic selection tools
      6m 25s
    4. Modifying and saving selections
      3m 50s
  10. 40m 53s
    1. Straightening and cropping
      2m 46s
    2. Using the Shadow/Highlight adjustment
      2m 41s
    3. Adjusting with Levels
      5m 0s
    4. Adjusting with Hue/Saturation
      3m 14s
    5. Using Color Curves
      4m 44s
    6. Removing a color cast
      4m 9s
    7. Correcting skin tone
      2m 20s
    8. Reducing digital noise
      2m 47s
    9. Sharpening photos
      6m 27s
    10. Editing raw photos
      6m 45s
  11. 25m 21s
    1. Using the new Smart Brush tool
      5m 50s
    2. Using the Smart Brush Detail tool
      3m 13s
    3. Dodging and burning
      1m 58s
    4. Healing wrinkles and blemishes
      3m 51s
    5. Removing content
      2m 9s
    6. Using the Red Eye tool
      1m 11s
    7. Using the Whiten Teeth tool
      1m 48s
    8. Using the Blue Skies Tool
      1m 28s
    9. Using the Black/White tool
      1m 13s
    10. Converting color to black and white
      2m 40s
  12. 22m 10s
    1. Applying filters
      6m 21s
    2. Applying effects
      3m 53s
    3. Using layer styles
      5m 13s
    4. Using shapes
      4m 49s
    5. Using the Cookie Cutter tool
      1m 54s
  13. 7m 34s
    1. Creating text
      4m 6s
    2. Editing text
      1m 58s
    3. Warping text
      1m 30s
  14. 38m 38s
    1. Making a photo book
      10m 0s
    2. Making a photo collage
      8m 10s
    3. Creating a slideshow
      10m 11s
    4. Making a panorama
      3m 50s
    5. Preparing images for the web
      4m 6s
    6. Using automated actions
      2m 21s
  15. 9m 50s
    1. Using email and Photo Mail
      4m 42s
    2. Printing your photos
      2m 55s
    3. Using Quick Share
      2m 13s
  16. 19m 17s
    1. Signing up for Photoshop.com
      3m 33s
    2. Viewing and sharing your photos online
      6m 0s
    3. Backing up and synchronizing albums online
      6m 28s
    4. Accessing ongoing inspiration from Adobe.com
      3m 16s
  17. 36s
    1. Goodbye
      36s

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