Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Cropping in Photo Fix, part of Up and Running with Photoshop Elements 11.
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The Organizer's Photo Fix options are the simplest way to make basic corrections…to a photo in Elements.…To access the Photo Fix Options panel, go to the Task pane at the bottom of the…Organizer, which is down here, and then click the Instant Fix icon, and that…opens this column of Photo Fix Options on the right.…From here, you can apply some basic photo fixes without having to leave the Organizer.…I do suggest you do most of your photo editing in the Editor, but these…streamlined options in the Organizer can be handy when you're reviewing photos…in the Organizer and you see something that needs a little tweak right away.…
For example, as I was looking through photos in the Organizer, I noticed that in…this photo, there is a fellow standing on the right side of the photo.…I think I can crop him away without having to do much recomposing, so I will…give the Crop tool in the Photo Fix Options a try.…First, I will select this photo, and then I will go over to the Photo Fix…Options, and I'll click the Crop icon.…
The course begins with a look at how to import your photos into Elements, and then dives right into editing photos with the Photo Fix, Quick Edit, and Guided Edit workspaces. Jan also introduces the Expert Edit workspace, which provides tools for making selections, retouching, compositing, adding text, and more. Finally, the course reviews the Elements 11 sharing features, including crafting photo creations like greeting cards, emailing photos, and sharing photos on Facebook.
- What is Elements?
- Working with catalogs
- Importing photos from your computer, camera, or iPhoto
- Applying one-click photo adjustments in the Organizer
- Using Quick Edit and Guided Edit in the Editor
- Retouching with the Healing Brush tools
- Correcting skin tones
- Editing automatically with actions
- Organizing photos by people, places, or events
- Sharing photos by email and on Facebook