Straightening and cropping


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Straightening and cropping

When you are photographing or when you are scanning a printed photograph, you'll often end up with a crooked image like this one. Fortunately, Elements has tools that will fix your crooked images. There are several ways to straighten. My favorite is to try the Straighten tool, which is located here in the Toolbox. I'm going to select the Straighten tool and then I'm going to try to use it to fix this crooked.jpg, which is located in the 09_01_cropstraighten subfolder in the chapter9 exercise files. Before I apply the Straighten tool I'm going to go to the Options bar and in the Canvas Options field I'm going to click and choose Trim Background. Then I'll go into my image and I'll look for some element in the image that's a straight line, like this horizon. I'll click-and-hold somewhere on the left side of the horizon, it doesn't matter exactly where, and I'll drag over toward the right side of the horizon.

And again, it doesn't matter exactl...

Straightening and cropping
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Straightening and cropping provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 7 for Windows Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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