Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Organizing using Events, part of Up and Running with Photoshop Elements 11.
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Another way that we tend to think of our photos is by the events at which they were taken.…In the Organizer you can use the Events view to quickly find photos by…reference to those events.…You can use Events with all the photos in a catalog or with a selected…number of photos, like those in the folder that I've selected over here in the…Folder list in Media view.…I'm going to take these photos into Events view by clicking the Events button at…the top of the Organizer.…Here in Events view, there are two ways to organize photos by event:…either manually or using Smart Events.…
Let's start manually.…So I'll leave this toggle set to Events, and then I'll come down to the bottom…of Events view and I'll click Add Event.…That takes me back to see all of the photos in the selected source.…I'm going to zoom out a little so I can see them all here, and I'm going to…select the last six photos, clicking on one and then holding the Shift key and…clicking on the last.…These were all taken in a town called L'Isle-sur-la-Sorgue on the 6th of May, 2012.…
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