66. PSE 12 – Straighten

There is more than one way to fix a crooked horizon. Select an image in the Organizer, click the Editor button at the bottom, and make sure you are in the Expert Tab workspace. Let’s begin with what we know … Continue reading

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65. PSE 12 – Crop Tool

The first and hardest paradox I had to relearn when moving into digital photography and out of film photography was the idea that you cropped a picture AFTER shooting.  I began taking digital pictures putting inside the frame exactly what … Continue reading

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64. PSE 12 – Editor – Making Preferences

These changes are optional.  In the Editor/ Expert Tab mode: At some point you will want to use some of the choices/preferences available make your workflow fit your needs. Top menu: Edit >Preferences > General  You will get a pop … Continue reading

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63. PSE 12 – Keyboard “Must Know” for Workflow

Although icons can make some tasks as simple as pressing a button, sometimes the keyboard is still faster or easier.  While in the Expert Tab section of the Editor you have many button/ icons and I use almost all.  Below … Continue reading

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62. PSE 12 – File Formats

A brief overview of file formats generally used with images. JPEG is used in the majority of the camera that are not SLR cameras.  The SLR cameras have the option to use this file format and the RAW file format. … Continue reading

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61. PSE 12 – Leave the Original Image Intact

To insure that your pictures are protected , you create a copy of the image BEFORE you work on it.  It’s not as scary as that seems.  If you begin working on an image you will not alter its contents … Continue reading

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60. PSE 12 – Events View

Another way to organize photos is to put them in groups by the event.  (Post to be continued later this week…)

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