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Photoshop Elements 8 for Mac OS X: Visual QuickStart Guide by Jeff Carlson

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i. Introduction

Welcome to Photoshop Elements, Adobe’s powerful, easy-to-use, image-editing software. Photoshop Elements gives hobbyists, as well as professional photographers and artists, many of the same tools and features found in Adobe Photoshop (long the industry standard), but packaged in a more accessible, intuitive workspace. Photoshop Elements’ friendly user interface, combined with its bargain-basement price, has made it an instant hit with the new wave of amateur digital photographers lured by the recent proliferation of sophisticated, lowcost digital cameras and scanners.

Photoshop Elements 8 provides new tools and enhancements that not only help stretch the bounds of your creativity, but also help to make your quick photo corrections ...

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