Join Jan Kabili for an in-depth discussion in this video Quick Edit basics, part of Up and Running with Photoshop Elements 10.
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When you're ready to edit a photo, you have a choice of four editing workspaces.…You can quickly apply Automatic Photo Fix options in the Organizer, which I…covered in the last movie, by clicking the Fix tab.…Or, if you click the arrow to the right of the Fix tab, you have access to…three different editing workspaces in the second component of Elements, which is the Editor.…Those are the Full Photo Edit workspace, Quick Photo Edit, and Guided Photo Edit.…In this chapter I'm going to cover Quick Photo Edit.…In this movie, I'll show you the basics of working with the Quick Photo Edit interface.…
First, I'm going to select some photos to work on here in the Organizer.…I will click on one of these thumbnails, I'll hold down the Control key on…Windows, or the Command key on a Mac, and click on the other, and then I will…come back over to the arrow on the right of the Fix tab, and from there I'll…choose Quick Photo Edit.…It may take a moment for your editor to launch, and it opens here to the Quick…
Next, Jan addresses Elements’ Quick Photo Edit and Guided Photo Edit workspaces, which streamline and simplify many common photo-editing tasks. She then introduces the basics of editing in the Full Photo Edit workspace, which provides tools for selecting portions of images, retouching, compositing images, adding text, and more.
The course wraps up with an overview of Elements 10's sharing features, including creating greeting cards, printing and emailing photos, and sharing photos on Facebook.
- Importing photos
- Keyword tagging
- Arranging photos in albums
- Finding similar photos
- Processing photos in Quick Edit
- Simulating depth of field with Guided Edit
- Retouching blemishes
- Adding text to a selection
- Correcting lighting and color
- Making photo creations
- Sharing photos via email
- Printing photos