How To Cheat in Photoshop Elements 11

Release Your Imagination

By David Asch

© 2013 – Focal Press

302 pages

Purchasing Options:
Paperback: 9780415663304
pub: 2013-02-21
US Dollars$43.95

About the Book

Have you ever wanted to summon magical powers? Create a stained glass style masterpiece? Or turn Summer into Fall? There’s a whole world of opportunity out there for creating fun photomontages, powerful panoramas, and dynamic distortions.

Redesigned and completely rewritten for Elements 11, this book starts you at the basics of photomontage with selection techniques, layers and transformations; leading up to full-length projects for creating magazine covers, fantasy scenes, poster artwork and much, much more.

This book also features a dedicated website where you can download images and tutorial videos that show you how to expand, develop, and master top techniques. As well as, full color images, a glossary of terms, useful keyboard shortcuts, and a detailed index that will help you locate that fantastic technique in a flash.

Table of Contents

Selection techniques

Working with layers

Transformationand distortion

Hiding and showing

Image adjustments

Working with text

Quick techniques

A change of scenery

Art & design

About the Author

David Asch is a beta tester for Photoshop Elements. He contributes to Mac Format magazine, and is co-author of Digital Photo Doctor and contributing author to Drop Dead Photography Techniques.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
COMPUTERS / Digital Media / Graphics Applications
COMPUTERS / Digital Media / Photography (see also PHOTOGRAPHY / Techniques / Digital)
PHOTOGRAPHY / Techniques / Digital (see also COMPUTERS / Digital Media / Photography)