4. Using Camera Raw

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Get the Most out of Every Raw Image

Does your camera have a raw mode? Are you using it? If so, then you will be doing a large portion of your image processing in Adobe Camera Raw (ACR), the program inside Elements that is specifically for processing raw camera files. The good news is that ACR is simple to use, and the results can be pretty amazing. It’s fair to say that once you are done processing your image in ACR, you may have very little left to do in the Editor.

Poring Over the Picture

Shooting in the raw format can sometimes be challenging. It doesn’t require any additional work on the camera end, but the processing can ...

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