World-class outdoor photographer Rick Sammon has a passion for teaching. (If you’ve seen him on the Outdoor Life or Do-It-Yourself Networks, you know.) Now he’s brought his best Photoshop Elements techniques together in 20 quick, practical digital imaging workshops that’ll improve pretty much every image you create.
Sammon’s workshops don’t take long to absorb and practice. But boy, are they useful. Many Elements users haven’t mastered the incredibly powerful layers feature: Sammon will get you comfortable with them in practically no time. You’ll walk through bringing life into drab images; correcting underexposures and sharpening too-soft shots; creating new light; transforming perspective; even removing freckles. Light on narrative, heavy on visual examples, this is a super-fast way to supercharge your digital photography skills. Bill Camarda, from the October 2005 Read Only