Zooming and navigating


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Zooming and navigating

As you work on a photo in the Full Edit workspace, you will do a lot of zooming in and out and a lot of moving around in the image. So it's useful to know how to zoom and pan in the image most efficiently. When you first open a photo in the Full Edit workspace, it will open in a floating document window set to the largest zoom magnification that will fit in your Editing Workspace. That magnification is recorded at the top of the Document window. In my case, the image opened at 43.7% of its actual size. Yours may be different depending on the size and resolution of your monitor.

I can zoom in on the image for a closer look, in which case the contents will appear larger, or I can zoom out which allows me to see more of the image but makes the contents appear smaller. Now keep in mind that zooming in and out doesn't change the actual size of an image just the magnification at which it's displayed, much like zooming in and out with a telescope. There are multiple ways to zoom, so...

Zooming and navigating
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Zooming and navigating 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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