Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Fixing a selected area in Quick Edit, part of Learning Photoshop Elements 12.
The adjustments that we looked at so far…in QuickEdit, have been applied to the entire photograph.…Sometimes you may want to apply an adjustment to just part of a photograph.…And you can do that my making use of…the Quick selection tool, here in the QuickEdit work space.…I'm going to go over to the toolbar and…click on the Quick selection tool to select it.…Then down here in the Tool options, you can see the options for this tool.…I'm going to make sure that Auto enhance is checked,…which will automatically help me to get a better selection edge.…I've also chosen the add to selection option.…
So, that the tool will automatically add to my selection each…time that I click on a different portion of the image.…Now, I'm going to apply this tool to the image…to select just the buildings in the foreground without the sky.…I want my brush tip to be a little bit bigger than…this is so that we can see it as a small circle.…So, I'm pressing the Right bracket key a few times on my keyboard.…The Right bracket key is near the P key on the keyboard,…
- Importing photos from a hard drive or camera
- One-click editing with Instant Fix
- Making Quick Edits to color and lighting
- Adding effects in Quick Edit
- Straightening with content-aware fill
- Working with folders and files in the Organizer
- Keyword tagging
- Making albums
- Sharing photos via email or social media
Skill Level Beginner
1. Importing Photos to the Organizer
2. Simplified Photo Editing
3. Introduction to Expert Editing
4. Managing Photos in the Organizer
5. Sharing Your Photos
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