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Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 Classroom in a Book by Adobe Creative Team

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Chapter 9. Fixing Exposure Problems

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Photoshop Elements makes it easy to fix images that are too dark or too light and rescue photos that are dull, flat, or simply fading away.

Start with Quick Fix and Guided Edit and work up to Full Edit as you learn how to make the most of poorly exposed images, retrieve detail from photos that are too dark and liven up images that look flat and washed-out. Photoshop elements delivers powerful, easy-to-use tools for correcting exposure and lighting problems in all three Edit modes.

In this lesson you’ll be introduced to a variety of techniques for dealing with a range of common exposure problems:

  • Brightening underexposed photographs

  • Correcting parts of an image selectively ...

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