Using adjustment layers


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Using adjustment layers

This is a really exciting chapter. It's all about how to correct your photos in Elements' Full Edit Workspace. In many of the movies in this chapter, I will be showing you how to apply various kinds of Adjustment layers. In this movie, I would like to explain what Adjustment layers are and why they are preferable to making direct adjustments on a photo. Notice in the Layers panel that I have two layers in this image. I have a photo on the top layer. I will hold down the Option key and click on the Eye icon on that layer to show you the content of the photo layer. And then I will hold the Option key and click on the Eye icon to the left of the frame layer to show you what's on that layer, the blue frame around the photo.

I will Option-Click that Eye icon on the frame layer one more time to bring back the photo layer. Now, I want to adjust the photo on the photo layer, making it a little brighter. I could do that directly on the photo layer by selecting the photo layer in the Laye...

Using adjustment layers
Video duration: 9m 21s 6h 41m Beginner

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Using adjustment layers provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Jan Kabili as part of the Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac Essential Training

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Photography
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Photoshop Elements
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