Adobe Photoshop Elements 8: Maximum Performance: Unleash the hidden performance of Elements [NOOK Book]

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The project-based guide to getting amazing Photoshop-level performance from Elements

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Adobe Photoshop Elements 8: Maximum Performance: Unleash the hidden performance of Elements

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Overview

The project-based guide to getting amazing Photoshop-level performance from Elements

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Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"[C]omes with a comprehensive DVD and packs in over seven hours of movie tutorials. [A] 'must' for any serious Photoshop collection."—Midwest Book Review
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780240521848
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 12/3/2009
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 360
  • File size: 21 MB
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Meet the Author

Mark Galer is the Program Director and Senior lecturer at RMIT University in the School of Media and Communication, Australia. He is also co-writer of their popular online photography courses. He has lectured in photography in the UK and Australia and has worked commercially as a freelance photographer on corporate and editorial assignments. He has written numerous top-selling photography books, including Photography Foundations for Art & Design, the Popular Photoshop Elements; Maximum Performance and Photoshop; Essential Skills series. He is an Official Adobe Ambassador for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.

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Table of Contents

Part 1: Optimize Projects: Crop and Correct; Levels; Camera RAW; Target Tones; Contrast; Hue and Saturation; Sharpening; Printing

Part 2: Enhance Projects: Depth of Field; Shafts of Light; Black and White; Toning; Character Portrait; Glamour Portrait; Motion Blur; Low Key; Channels

Part 3: Montage Projects: Creative Montage; Replacing a Sky; High Dynamic Range; Layer Blending; Displacement; Preserving Shadows; Photomerge; Hair Transplant

Jargon Buster; Keyboard Shortcuts

DVD: 7+ hours of movie tutorials; High resolution images; Camera RAW and 16 Bits/Channel files; Adobe presets; Maximum Performance Action files

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  • Posted May 3, 2013

    Dvd not for U.S.

    The book is great, however the DVD appears messed up as you either get sound or you get video. This why I rated it 3. I have one og Galer's Book for elements 7 and the video very insturmental in applying the techniques to the book.

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