Remove blemishes Photoshop Elements 11


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Removing blemishes

One of the easiest ways to make someone look good in a photo is to take a minute to cover up any blemishes using the Spot Healing Brush Tool in the Expert edit workspace, which is tailor-made for just that job. In the Toolbar I'll click on the Spot Healing Brush Tool, making sure in the Options bar for this tool that I do have the Spot Healing Brush and not the Healing Brush this time, their icons look very much the same. So I want that Band-Aid icon with the little dots over it. I like to do my retouching on a separate layer whenever possible for maximum editing flexibility.

So I'm going to start by making a new layer in the Layers Panel, clicking the Create New Layer button and naming the new layer by double-clicking its default name. I'll call it heal, and press Enter or Return. With that new blank layer selected, I'll go down to the Options Bar for the Spot Healing Brush Tool, and I also want to make sure that Sample All Layers is checked. If it isn't I'll add...

Removing blemishes
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Removing blemishes provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 11 Essentials: 02 Editing and Retouching Photos

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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