Media praise for Photoshop Elements 4: The Missing Manual
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"Go!! Buy!! Enjoy!! You will get so much more out of this book than any other that is on the market on Adobe Photoshop Elements 4. It is in plain English, and written so that even a first time user can understand how to do whatever it is they want to do. Kudos for Ms. Brundage who makes everyone able to transition from novice to a "pro.""
-- , Broward Personal Computer Association
"One of the beauties of the Missing Manuals is that there is always something new to discover and the research is quite thorough...I kept finding snippets of information, in the way of Tips or Notes, that would give just that bit extra."
-- , Bangkok Post
"This is truly the 'manual that should have been in the box' and is especially recommended for any who've just purchased Photoshop Elements 4 and wish to get a running head-start on learning its features."
-- , California Bookwatch
"There are a lot of good books, but I keep returning to the Missing Manual series because they are inexpensive, easy to read and full of cool tricks and tips."
-- , The South Bay Apple Mac User Group
"I have never seen a manual for any program, hardware or OS which is anywhere close to this series in its helpfulness to the reader. Anyone other than the well trained techs can find this book valuable."
-- , Des Moines Macintosh User's Group
"Photoshop Elements provides power without pain, as long as you can get the hang of using it. There is positively no better or easier way of doing just that than with the OReilly manual Photoshop Elements 4, The Missing Manual. In the Missing Manual series, this book as about as good as it gets. Noted author, Barbara Brundage makes using Photoshop Elements a literal piece of cake! This 493 page, 17 chapter, 4 appendix gem will take the most untalented novice and step by step, page by page enable that individual to readily use this solid gold software...Literally everyone using Photoshop Elements needs this truly superb manual. It has our highest of recommendations."
-- , Sarasota PC Monitor
"Photoshop Elements may be a cool program, but the "manual" that comes with it is really a quick reference guide and its help files assume some familiarity with the software. With well-illustrated chapters focusing on each type of task involved in editing, organizing, and displaying digital photos, the author of Elements 3: The Missing Manual offers tips on the basics plus getting freebies from the Internet."
-- , SciTech Book News
"I have reviewed quite a number of Missing Manual books and I am always impressed with them. David Pogue is a Mac master and the depth of his knowledge shines through."
-- , ACT Apple User Group Incorporated