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Learn Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 and Adobe Premiere Elements 8 by Video

Video Description

This innovative product from Adobe Press combines interactive video and a printed reference to teach you the basics of Photoshop Elements 8 and Premiere Elements 8, the best selling consumer photo- and video-editing software on the market. The product teaches you not only the fundamentals of Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements, but also how to use the programs to create effective forms of digital communication. You'll get 10 to 12 hours of video, presented by experienced instructors, as well as lesson files, assessment quizzes and review materials. The DVD is bundled with a printed booklet that provides a topic-by-topic guide to the video. The video is wrapped in a unique interface that allows the viewer to jump to any topic, and to bookmark individual topics for later review. Project files used in the lessons are included on the disk so the students can practice what they've learned, and review questions help to reinforce freshly gained knowledge.

Table of Contents

  1. 2.1 Introduction to Premiere Elements
    1. Getting Started 00:10:04
    2. Configuring the Interface 00:03:09
    3. Setting Essential Preferences 00:04:55
  2. 2.2 Video Capture, Import and Organizing Your Content
    1. Introduction to Capture and Import 00:00:58
    2. Capture Panel 00:08:09
    3. Media Downloader 00:02:57
    4. Introduction to the Organizer Workspace 00:02:49
    5. Manual Tagging in the Auto Analyzer 00:07:19
    6. The Auto Analyzer and Smart Tags 00:10:07
    7. Creating an InstantMovie from the Media Panel 00:06:33
  3. 2.3 Editing Video
    1. Configuring the Timeline 00:05:53
    2. Working in the Timeline 00:07:33
    3. Smart Trim 00:02:45
    4. Creating an InstantMovie from the Timeline 00:06:11
  4. 2.4 Working with Effects
    1. Introduction and Effect Basics 00:07:37
    2. Working with Smart Fix 00:01:54
    3. Applying Effects to Multiple Clips 00:03:19
    4. Motion Tracking 00:02:36
  5. 2.5 Creating Transitions
    1. Transitions Overview 00:04:03
    2. Applying the Default Transition to Single and Multiple Clips 00:01:03
    3. Creating a Fade In and Fade Out 00:02:17
  6. 2.3 Editing Video
    1. Introduction to Titles and Title Templates 00:06:30
    2. Creating a Simple Full Screen Title 00:03:13
    3. Creating a Rolling Credit 00:03:30
  7. 2.7 Working with Sound
    1. Creating Background Music with SmartSound 00:02:45
    2. SmartMix 00:01:43
  8. 2.9 Rendering Your Files
    1. Sharing on YouTube 00:02:08
    2. Producing an iPod Compatible File 00:01:42
  9. 2.10 Working with Photoshop Elements
    1. Getting Photos from Adobe Photoshop Elements to Adobe Premiere Elements 00:03:58
    2. Creating a New Adobe Photoshop Elements File Optimized for Video 00:05:29
  10. 1.1 Getting Started with Photoshop Elements
    1. Launching Photoshop Elements 00:01:51
    2. Organizing Photos in Catalogs 00:01:14
    3. Downloading Photos from a Camera 00:05:01
    4. Viewing and Rating Images 00:05:24
    5. Viewing Photos in Date View 00:04:25
    6. Hiding, Moving and Deleting Photos 00:03:17
  11. 1.2 Organizing and Finding Photos
    1. Creating Keywords and Tagging Images 00:04:40
    2. Smart Tags and Face Recognition 00:08:09
    3. Renaming Photos and Changing the Date and Time 00:01:29
    4. Creating Albums 00:02:13
    5. Using Smart Albums 00:03:48
  12. 1.3 Fixing and Adjusting Your Images
    1. Automatically Fixing Photos in the Organizer 00:04:50
    2. Quick Fix - Overview 00:08:08
    3. Quick Fix - Touch Up Buttons 00:04:28
    4. Guided Editing 00:04:35
    5. Using Actions 00:03:33
    6. Intro to the Full Edit Mode 00:01:32
    7. Cropping and Leveling Images 00:06:30
    8. Corrections and the Histogram 00:11:17
    9. Adjusting Color Curves 00:04:14
    10. Tonal Correction 00:05:44
    11. Hue and Saturation 00:03:49
    12. Hue and Saturation - Changing Colors 00:02:41
    13. Improving Skin Tones 00:05:47
    14. Removing a Color Cast 00:03:08
    15. Sharpening Photos - Part 1 00:07:18
    16. Sharpening Photos - Part 2 00:03:35
  13. 1.4 Working in Full Edit Mode
    1. Workspace 00:03:56
    2. Changing the Image Size and Resolution 00:06:01
    3. Layers Intro 00:04:58
    4. Rearranging and Editing Layers 00:08:15
    5. Undo History 00:03:54
    6. Saving Files 00:05:32
  14. 1.5 Working with the Tools (Interactive Toolbar)
    1. Quick Selection Tool 00:03:36
    2. Red Eye Removal Tool 00:03:53
    3. Clone Stamp Tool & Pattern Stamp Tool 00:08:54
    4. Smart Brush Tools 00:08:32
    5. Sponge, Dodge & Burn Tools 00:06:14
    6. Recompose Tool 00:07:12
  15. 1.6 Working with Camera Raw
    1. The Camera Raw Principle 00:01:38
    2. Basic Raw Settings 00:08:54
  16. 1.7 The Photomerge Features
    1. Photomerge Panorama 00:05:55
    2. Photomerge Group Shot 00:03:23
    3. Photomerge Exposure: Manual Mode 00:06:16
    4. Photomerge Exposure: Automatic Mode 00:06:17
  17. 1.8 Creative Image Editing
    1. Applying Photo Effects 00:03:54
  18. 1.9 Output
    1. Printing 00:08:02
    2. E-mail Attachments and Photo Mails 00:04:34
    3. Web Gallery 00:04:33
    4. Slide Show - Part 1 00:10:15
    5. Slide Show - Part 2 00:10:31