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Adobe Photoshop Elements 2018 Classroom in a Book, First Edition by Katrin Straub, John Evans

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4. Image Editing Background & Basics

Lesson overview

Photoshop Elements offers a comprehensive suite of easy-to-use tools and a choice of three editing modes, so it’s easy to achieve impressive results, whatever your experience level. Guided edit mode helps novices to learn as they work, Quick edit presents an array of one-touch controls for correcting common image problems, and Expert mode delivers all the power and sophistication experienced users expect.

This lesson begins with an overview of the core concepts behind image correction, and then introduces a range of quick and easy techniques to help you get more from your photos in just a few clicks:

Making quick and easy edits in the Organizer

Understanding the histogram, levels, and ...

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