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Adobe Photoshop Elements Tutorial Course



Course Title: Mastering Photoshop Elements Made Easy
Versions Covered: 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018 and 15 through 9
Hours of Content: 7
Video Lessons: 194
Manual: 271 pages
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Course Description

Learn Adobe Photoshop Elements with this comprehensive course from TeachUcomp, Inc. Mastering Photoshop Elements Made Easy features 194 video lessons and over 7 hours of introductory through advanced instruction. Watch, listen and learn as your expert instructor guides you through each lesson step-by-step. During this media-rich learning experience, you will see each function performed just as if your instructor were there with you. Reinforce your learning with the text of our printable classroom instruction manual (271 pages), additional images and practice exercises.  You will learn how to use all of the various tools, advanced layer techniques, manipulating images and much more.

Whether you are completely new to Photoshop Elements or upgrading from an older version, this course will empower you with the knowledge and skills necessary to be a proficient user. We have incorporated years of classroom training experience and teaching techniques to develop an easy-to-use course that you can customize to meet your personal learning needs.  Simply launch the easy-to-use interface, click to start a video lesson or open the manual and you are on your way to mastering Elements.

Course Syllabus & Sample Lessons

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To view a sample of the instruction manuals in PDF, click here: Photoshop Elements Manual

CHAPTER 1- Getting Acquainted with Photoshop Elements  
Lesson 1.1- Introduction to Photoshop Elements  
Lesson 1.2- The Home Screen  
CHAPTER 2- Importing Photos Into the Organizer  
Lesson 2.1- The Organizer Environment  
Lesson 2.2- JPEG and Camera Raw  
Lesson 2.3- Importing Photos from Files and Folders  
Lesson 2.4- Importing Photos from Cameras or Card Readers free
Lesson 2.5- Importing Photos from a Scanner  
Lesson 2.6- Importing Photos in Bulk  
Lesson 2.7- Setting Watch Folders (Windows Only)  
CHAPTER 3- Using the Organizer  
Lesson 3.1- Grid, Single Photo, and Full Screen Views  
Lesson 3.2- Creating and Using Albums  
Lesson 3.3- Photo Sharing  
Lesson 3.4- Managing Albums  
Lesson 3.5- The Taskbar  
Lesson 3.6- Creating a New Catalog  
Lesson 3.7- Renaming Images  
Lesson 3.8- Creating Keyword Tags  
Lesson 3.9- Creating New Tag Categories  
Lesson 3.10- Assigning and Managing Tags and Ratings  
Lesson 3.11- Stacking and Unstacking  
Lesson 3.12- Assigning Digital Notes  
Lesson 3.13- Sorting Images  
Lesson 3.14- Searching and Finding Your Images  
Lesson 3.15- Date View and Timeline View  
Lesson 3.16- Back Up and Restore a Catalog  
Lesson 3.17- Managing Files in the Organizer  
CHAPTER 4- Camera Raw  
Lesson 4.1- About Processing Camera Raw Files  
Lesson 4.2- Opening a Camera Raw Image from the Organizer  
Lesson 4.3- Opening a Camera Raw Image from the Editor  
Lesson 4.4- The Camera Raw Dialog Box in the Editor  
Lesson 4.5- Edit Tools in Camera Raw  
Lesson 4.6- Crop and Rotate Tools in Camera Raw  
Lesson 4.7- Red Eye Removal in Camera Raw  
Lesson 4.8- Camera Raw Preferences  
Lesson 4.9- Process Versions  
Lesson 4.10- Camera Raw Profiles  
Lesson 4.11- Adjusting the White Balance  
Lesson 4.12- Making Basic Tonal Adjustments  
Lesson 4.13- Making Image Detail Adjustments  
Lesson 4.14- Resetting Camera Raw Settings  
Lesson 4.15- Using the Filmstrip  
Lesson 4.16- Opening Processed Camera Raw Files in the Editor  
Lesson 4.17- Saving a Camera Raw File as a DNG File  
CHAPTER 5- Edit Modes  
Lesson 5.1- The Different Edit Modes  
Lesson 5.2- The Expert Edit Mode Environment  
Lesson 5.3- The Panel Bin and Taskbar  
Lesson 5.4- The Photo Bin  
Lesson 5.5- The Undo Command and Undo History Panel  
Lesson 5.6- Opening Images  
Lesson 5.7- Image Magnification  
Lesson 5.8- Viewing Document Information  
Lesson 5.9- Moving the Image  
Lesson 5.10- Setting Preferences  
Lesson 5.11- Quick Edit Mode  
Lesson 5.12- Guided Edit Mode  
CHAPTER 6- Basic Image Manipulation  
Lesson 6.1- Bitmap Images  
Lesson 6.2- Vector Images  
Lesson 6.3- Image Size and Resolution Settings  
Lesson 6.4- Creating New Images  
Lesson 6.5- Placing Files  
Lesson 6.6- Displaying Drawing Guides  
CHAPTER 7- Color Basics  
Lesson 7.1- Color Modes and Models  
Lesson 7.2- Color Mode Conversion  
Lesson 7.3- Color Management  
Lesson 7.4- Foreground and Background Colors  
Lesson 7.5- Using the Color Picker  
Lesson 7.6- Selecting Colors with the Color Picker Tool free
Lesson 7.7- Selecting Colors with the Swatches Panel  
CHAPTER 8- Painting Tools  
Lesson 8.1- Painting Tools  
Lesson 8.2- The Brush Tool  
Lesson 8.3- Blending Modes  
Lesson 8.4- The Impressionist Brush  
Lesson 8.5- The Pencil Tool  
Lesson 8.6- The Color Replacement Tool free
Lesson 8.7- The Eraser Tool  
Lesson 8.8- The Magic Eraser Tool  
Lesson 8.9- The Background Eraser Tool  
Lesson 8.10- The Smart Brush Tools  
CHAPTER 9- Brush Settings  
Lesson 9.1- Using the Brush Preset Picker  
Lesson 9.2- Loading New Brush Sets  
Lesson 9.3- Creating Custom Brush Presets  
Lesson 9.4- Creating Brush Tips from Selections  
Lesson 9.5- Setting Shape Dynamics  
Lesson 9.6- Resetting Brush and Tool Settings  
CHAPTER 10- Making Selections  
Lesson 10.1- Selection Basics  
Lesson 10.2- Making Pixel Selections  
Lesson 10.3- The Marquee Tools  
Lesson 10.4- The Lasso Tool  
Lesson 10.5- The Polygonal Lasso Tool  
Lesson 10.6- The Magnetic Lasso Tool free
Lesson 10.7- The Magic Wand Tool  
Lesson 10.8- The Selection Brush Tool  
Lesson 10.9- The Refine Selection Brush Tool  
Lesson 10.10- The Refine Selection Brush Tool free
Lesson 10.11- The Quick Selection Tool  
Lesson 10.12- Modifying Pixel Selections  
Lesson 10.13- Refining Selection Edges  
Lesson 10.14- Transforming Selections  
Lesson 10.15- Copying and Pasting Pixel Selections  
Lesson 10.16- Saving and Loading Selections  
CHAPTER 11- Filling and Stroking  
Lesson 11.1- Applying Fills  
Lesson 11.2- Using the Paint Bucket Tool  
Lesson 11.3- Using the Gradient Tool  
Lesson 11.4- Using the Gradient Editor  
Lesson 11.5- Using Patterns  
Lesson 11.6- Stroking  
CHAPTER 12- Layers  
Lesson 12.1- Using Layers  
Lesson 12.2- Layer Types  
Lesson 12.3- Creating New Layers  
Lesson 12.4- Converting a Background Layer  
Lesson 12.5- Selecting Layers  
Lesson 12.6- Hiding and Showing Layers  
Lesson 12.7- Duplicating Layers  
Lesson 12.8- Stacking Layers and Ordering Layers  
Lesson 12.9- Linking Layers  
Lesson 12.10- Grouping Layers  
Lesson 12.11- Color-Coding Layers  
Lesson 12.12- Moving Layer Content with the Move Tool  
Lesson 12.13- Locking Pixels in Layers  
Lesson 12.14- Renaming Layers and Deleting Layers  
Lesson 12.15- Merging Layers and Flattening Layers  
Lesson 12.16- Layer Styles  
Lesson 12.17- Adjustment Layers and Fill Layers  
Lesson 12.18- Creating Clipping Groups  
Lesson 12.19- Layer Masks  
CHAPTER 13- Text  
Lesson 13.1- Text Basics  
Lesson 13.2- Creating Point Text  
Lesson 13.3- Creating Paragraph Text  
Lesson 13.4- Selecting Text  
Lesson 13.5- Manipulating and Moving Text Boxes  
Lesson 13.6- Creating a Type Mask  
Lesson 13.7- Warping Text  
Lesson 13.8- Applying Layer Styles to Text Layers  
Lesson 13.9- Simplifying Text  
Lesson 13.10- Text on Selections, Shapes and Custom Path Tools  
CHAPTER 14- Drawing  
Lesson 14.1- Raster vs. Vector  
Lesson 14.2- Shape Layers and Shape Options  
Lesson 14.3- Using the Shape Tools  
Lesson 14.4- The Cookie Cutter Tool  
CHAPTER 15- Manipulating Images  
Lesson 15.1- Changing the Canvas Size  
Lesson 15.2- Rotating and Flipping Images  
Lesson 15.3- Cropping Images  
Lesson 15.4- The Free Transform Command  
Lesson 15.5- The Smudge Tool  
Lesson 15.6- Blurring and Sharpening Images  
Lesson 15.7- Using the Dodge Tool and the Burn Tool  
Lesson 15.8- The Sponge Tool  
Lesson 15.9- Filters and The Filter Gallery  
Lesson 15.10- The Liquify Command  
Lesson 15.11- Applying Effects  
Lesson 15.12- The Clone Stamp Tool  
Lesson 15.13- The Recompose Tool  
Lesson 15.14- Photomerge  
Lesson 15.15- The Pattern Stamp Tool  
Lesson 15.16- The Healing Brush Tool  
Lesson 15.17- The Spot Healing Brush Tool  
Lesson 15.18- The Straighten Tool  
Lesson 15.19- The Content-Aware Move Tool  
Lesson 15.20- Correcting Camera Distortions  
CHAPTER 16- Enhancing Photos  
Lesson 16.1- Auto Fixes  
Lesson 16.2- The Red Eye Removal Tool  
Lesson 16.3- Adjusting Shadows/Highlights  
Lesson 16.4- Adjusting Brightness/Contrast  
Lesson 16.5- Using Levels  
Lesson 16.6- Removing Color Casts  
Lesson 16.7- Hue/Saturation  
Lesson 16.8- Removing Color  
Lesson 16.9- Replacing Color  
Lesson 16.10- Color Curves  
Lesson 16.11- Adjusting Skin Tone  
Lesson 16.12- Defringing Layers  
Lesson 16.13- Adjust Smart Fix  
Lesson 16.14- Convert to Black and White  
Lesson 16.15- Colorize Photo  
Lesson 16.16- Haze Removal  
Lesson 16.17- Adjust Sharpness  
Lesson 16.18- Smooth Skin  
Lesson 16.19- Open Closed Eyes  
Lesson 16.20- Adjust Facial Features  
Lesson 16.21- Shake Reduction  
Lesson 16.22- Unsharp Mask  
Lesson 16.23- Repairing Photos  
Lesson 16.24- Moving Photos  
Lesson 16.25- Moving Overlays  
CHAPTER 17- Saving Images  
Lesson 17.1- Saving Images  
Lesson 17.2- The Save for Web Dialog Box  
CHAPTER 18- Printing, Sharing & Creating  
Lesson 18.1- Printing Images  
Lesson 18.2- Creation Wizards  
Lesson 18.3- Creating a Slide Show  
Lesson 18.4- Editing a Slide Show  
Lesson 18.5- Sharing Your Creations  
CHAPTER 19- Help  
Lesson 19.1- Photoshop Elements Help  
Lesson 19.2- System Info  
Lesson 19.3- Online Updates  

Adobe Photoshop Elements Training Course Overview

Photoshop Elements is Adobe‘s popular image editing program. Elements contains most of the features of the professional version (Adobe Photoshop) but with fewer and simpler options. Elements allows you to create, edit, organize and share images. During this 7 hour Photoshop Elements video training course, our expert instructor will show you all about the Organizer, layers, text, image manipulation and much more. This Photoshop Elements tutorial covers the same material as our two-day classroom training and was designed to provide a solid foundation in Photoshop Elements.

Course includes video lessons, a printable instruction manual, a practice exam with evaluative feedback (find out why your answers are right or wrong), your final exam submission, and a course certificate of completion.

At TeachUcomp, Inc., you choose how you want your Photoshop Elements training delivered.

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