Applying filters


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Applying filters

Filters offer lots of options for enhancing your photos. There are decorative filters that are fun to play with and there are also some filters that are useful for photographic techniques, like removing dust and scratches or sharpening. There are several different places from which you can apply filters to an image. One is from the Filter menu up here at the top of the screen, where you'll find a list of categories of filters. When I'm applying a photographic filter, say if I'm trying to reduce the level of noise, I usually just come to this Noise category and choose Reduce Noise and that will open a dialog box where I can work.

I'm actually going to cancel out of that right now. If I'm applying a decorative filter then going to this Filter menu isn't my first choice, because there's really no icon or preview here in this menu to give me a sense of what each filter is going to offer. So, in that case, I'll do one of two things. I'm going to close out of ...

Applying filters
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Applying filters provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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