Photoshop Elements is the type of software tool that photographers, designers and illustrators use daily to manage, enhance and present their photos. There are many companies who make programs designed for this purpose but Adobe has a substantial advantage over most of its competitors because it also produces the flagship for the industry – Photoshop. Elements draws a lot of strength from its association with Photoshop, but don’t think that is the whole Elements story. The program contains a host of its own features and tools and has workflow that is quite unique.
In this chapter, as a way of orientating you to the program, we will look at the various tools, functions and interface components that make up Photoshop Elements. ...