Chapter 7. Photoshop Elements and Color


Whether you’re working with grayscale or color images, Photoshop Elements enables you to work with both types of color modes. Before you start working with color, it’s best to explore how color works outside and inside a computer. This chapter begins with a discussion of color theory, and then explains how computers and other output devices, such as printers, use numbers and color management technology to create colors.

Color Theory

This section reviews several color concepts that are essential to understanding how color correction works in Photoshop Elements. What exactly ...

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