Advanced Photoshop Elements 4.0 for Digital Photographers

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Advanced Photoshop Elements 4.0 for Digital Photographers

Philip Andrews, «Advanced Photoshop Elements 4.0 for Digital Photographers»
Focal Press | ISBN 0240519906 | December 2005 | PDF | 352Pages | 76,6 Mb

Philip Andrews, best-selling author and renowned photographer, shares his expert knowledge of Photoshop Elements 4.0 in this advanced guide, showing how outstanding results can be achieved using this affordable yet powerful software package. Ideal for those who have mastered the basics, this illustrated colour guide will stretch your skills to get expert results.

This completely revised and updated edition covers all the new features of version 4.0, including automatic fixes for Red Eye, the new Order Prints Pane, the Adjust Skin Tones feature and the exciting Magic Selection Brush and Magic Extractor tools. Brand new chapters are included on photo organization and management, multiple editing pathways and Photo Creations, with advice on designing photobooks, multimedia slide shows, web galleries and other inspiring projects.
Beyond exploring techniques, Philip addresses how to manage the digital workflow in general, covering scanner and camera capture techniques, advanced image changes, how to produce darkroom techniques digitally, as well as graphics capabilities and explaining how they all fit together.
The associated website, includes free downloadable images so new skills can be put into practice.

Features & Benefits
  • Master the advanced tools and features in Photoshop Elements and take your skills far beyond the basics with clear guidance from a leading expert
  • Achieve professional results by following step-by-step highly illustrated color tutorials
  • Fully updated to cover all the new Elements 4.0 features
"This new book is quite simply packed with useful breakdowns of the best tools to help photographers make more of their images. The book is really easy to follow…an ideal way to learn new skills and improve your exisiting ones." - Which Digital Camera
"Philip's friendly style makes learning Photoshop Elements a breeze. This book gives you everything you need to feel like a digital pro in no time at all."
Richard Coencas, Photoshop Elements Quality Engineer Lead, Adobe

Praise for previous editions:
"…it is one of the best books on Adobe Photoshop (with or without Elements) I've read so far." -
"…a beautfifully rendered and compellingly written exploration of the advanced features and techniques that can be accomplished with Photoshop Elements." - Mike Leavy, Engineering Manager for Photoshop Elements, Adobe Systems, Inc.
"Philip Andrews know Elements better than anyone else I know. He also writes in a friendly, entertaining and non-academic style. He has a great understanding of the needs of the end user and his knowledge and enthusiasm for digital imaging (and photography in general) shine from every sentence. With Philip as your guide you'll be using Elements like a pro and making great images in no time." - Nigerl Atherton, Editor, What Digital Camer and Better Digital Photography
"The book has an upbeat, friendly feel and is easy to read…The sections are well though out and well described…Advanced Photoshop Elements for Digital Photographers is a good book and very adequately demonstrates how powerful and effective Adobe Elements can be." - Journal of Visual Communication in Medicine
"The large section dealing with colour management is written in perhaps the easiest to understand manner I have encountered in the hundreds of Photoshop books available." - Royal Photographic Society Journal