Chapter 7

Using Effects


Chapter Goals

This chapter describes methods for having some fun and adding some artistic effects to your photos. This chapter explores using many different effects Elements offers. In this chapter, you find out how to do the following:

  • Work with the Effects panel and explore many different effects that you can add to your photos

  • Add picture frame effects

  • Create vignettes

  • Apply color effects

  • Add special effects for artistic expression

  • Add effects using Elements+

In Photoshop Elements, you have a variety of effects you can apply to images using the Styles panel. Some effects, like drop shadows, bevels, and flows, ...

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