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The Photoshop Elements 8 Pocket Guide by Brie Gyncild

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5. Quick Fixes

You can dramatically improve most photos with a simple click or two, using the Quick Fix options in Photoshop Elements. If you’re just trying to lighten up an image, remove red eye, or ditch a color cast, start with Quick Fix options. If they don’t quite do it, you can always continue to tinker with the image in Full Edit mode.

To enter Quick Fix mode, choose Edit Quick from the pop-up menu at the top of the screen. Quick Fix mode includes a few special tools, such as the Red Eye Removal, Whiten Teeth, and High Contrast tools. However, most of the Quick Fix options are in the Quick Fix panel on the right of the screen.

Figure 5.1. Choose Edit Quick from the pop-up menu.

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