Touch up photos with the Smart Brush tools Photoshop Elements 10


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Touching up photos with the Smart Brush tools

If you want to enhance just part of a photo, you could do that by manually creating a selection or a layer mask, as I've shown you in other chapters, and then working on that selected area. Or you could shortcut the process by using the Smart Brush tools, which are located here in the toolbox. The Detail Smart Brush tool is useful for painting and enhancement into small areas. We'll get to that in a minute. Let's start with the plain Smart Brush tool. I'd like to use the tool to darken the area around the subject.

So I'll go up to the Options Bar for the tool and there is the Smart Brush Picker. I'll click the arrow to the right of the Smart Brush Picker to open it. Here I can see just a couple of the many enhancements that are available from the Smart Brush Picker. They're organized into categories, which I can see by clicking the Category menu here. There are Artistic enhancements, Black and White enhancements, Color, Lighting, Special Effects, and more. I'...

Touching up photos with the Smart Brush tools
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Touching up photos with the Smart Brush tools provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 10 Essential Training

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