Import Files to the Organizer in Photoshop Elements: Overview This lesson shows you how to import files to the Organizer in Photoshop Elements. You use this feature to add photos to the Organizer that are saved to your computer’s hard drive. To import files to the Organizer in Photoshop Elements, open the Organizer window.
The Magic Eraser Tool in Photoshop Elements: Overview You can use the Magic Eraser Tool in Photoshop Elements to change similar pixels throughout an image. If you use this tool in the background layer or in a layer with locked transparency where you cannot edit the transparent pixels, the pixels will change to the
The Recompose Tool in Photoshop Elements: Overview The Recompose Tool in Photoshop Elements lets you remove unwanted items or objects from photos and shift points of interest. To use the Recompose Tool in Photoshop Elements, open the image to manipulate. Then select “Image| Recompose” from the Menu Bar or select the “Recompose” tool from
Adjust Skin Tone in Photoshop Elements: Overview You can adjust skin tone in Photoshop Elements within images. A variety of factors in photography can cause poor-looking skin tones in your subjects. Elements provides the “Adjust for Skin Tone” command that attempts to restore human skin tones to a more natural look. You can
Smart Brush Tools in Photoshop Elements: Overview The Smart Brush tools in Photoshop Elements let you apply a wide range of effects. You selectively apply the effects by brushing across your image. There are 50 preset effects from which to choose. There are effects for adjusting color and tone, creating effects, and touching up
The Auto Selection Tool in Photoshop Elements: Overview The Auto Selection tool in Photoshop Elements was introduced in Photoshop Elements 2018. It lets Photoshop Elements attempt to automatically select an image object by having you draw a selection shape around it. This tool will not often perfectly select the entire object, at first. However,
Lock Layers in Photoshop Elements: Overview You can fully or partially lock layers in Photoshop Elements to protect their contents. When you fully lock a layer, you protect all its contents from changes. Alternatively, you can apply a partial lock to the transparent pixels in a layer. Doing this then prevents changes only to
The Sponge Tool in Photoshop Elements: Overview You use the Sponge Tool in Photoshop Elements to make subtle changes to the color saturation of an area. To use the Sponge Tool in Photoshop Elements, select that button from the Toolbox and Tool Options Bar. Note that the Sponge Tool shares the same button in the