Quick techniques

BY NOWYOU SHOULD BE REFRESHED and up to speed with Elements’ tools and commands. It’s time to move further into some more advanced montage and effects techniques.

In this chapter we’ll be looking at some fun and useful ideas for one-off images and also techniques to employ in more complex images. We’ll discover how to give an image a powerful spot-color effect, restore the appearance of speed to a static image, create a rainbow, make a humorous caricature and turn day into night; to name but a few.

A splash of color



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