Now that you understand how Layer Masks work from the previous video, here are a couple of easy to do special effects you can do using Layer Masks.
Layers in Photoshop Elements are probably the most important feature in this photo editing program. If you're avoiding Layers because they seem too complex, this short video will give you a good basic understanding of how Layers work.
Photoshop Elements Zoom and Hand Tools are essential for efficiently navigating the program. This video explains everything you need to know about the tools.
New in Photoshop Elements 10 is the Depth Of Field technique. It's in the Guided Edit section of Elements which means it's easy to implement. I'll also show how you can touch it up a bit if you need to.
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Look Skinnier with Photoshop Elements. It's easy and the results look natural
The Text On Shape Tool was introduced in Photoshop Elements 10. This video shows a work-around for this sometimes cumbersome tool.
Here are a couple solutions to creating a heart shape made out of 3 names.
The Text On Shape Tool new in Photoshop Elements 10 can be a little tricky, but here's some workarounds.
The Color Picker in Photoshop Elements is a must-know feature, but it's Window can be very intimidating. This video breaks it down and shows how you can use it to change your Foreground or Background Color with 2 clicks of the mouse.