|O'Reilly Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows|
Ilse Jurriën : May 25th 2005 - 22:50 CET
O'Reilly Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows : "Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows One-on-One may be the best bargain in the history of digital imaging," says Adobe Certified Expert and PhotoshopWorld Instructor Dream Team member Deke McClelland (who has also earned himself a spot in the National Association of Photoshop Professional's Photoshop Hall of Fame). "For a fraction of the price of the full-blown, professional-grade, industry-standard Adobe Photoshop CS2, Elements provides more features than most digital photographers will ever use. McClelland continued: "As the name 'One-on-One' implies, I walk you through Photoshop Elements 3 just as if I were teaching you in a classroom environment.|
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The difference, he continued, is that instead of getting lost in a crowd of students, you receive my individualized attention. It's just you and me." McClelland calls it the "consumer-level program for folks with professional-quality aspirations." For anyone who wants to learn and have fun with Elements, 'Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows One-on-One' (O’Reilly) delivers a comprehensive, fully satisfying workout under the able direction of a professional trainer with twenty years' computer design and imaging experience.
Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows One-on-One - Private lessons
This hands-on, one-of-a-kind learning experience is the closest thing to private lessons with a world-renowned digital imagery and design expert. Under McClelland's seasoned guidance, readers proceed at their own pace through twelve step-by-step lessons packed with entertaining and informative real-world projects. Timesaving shortcuts and "Extra Credit" tips and tricks help readers work faster and smoother.
Photoshop Elements 3 - Exercises and Quizzes
With more than 600 full-color images, screen shots, and illustrations, the book includes structured exercises and end-of-lesson quizzes so readers can test their knowledge. The format also serves as an exceptionally practical tool for classroom instructors. The book comes with two hours of video instruction on an accompanying CD, allowing readers to peek over McClelland’s shoulder as he introduces key concepts for each lesson.
Photoshop Elements 3 - Features
With this incomparable multimedia training solution, readers can read the book, watch the video, and do the exercises - all at their own pace - as they learn how to:
• Make quick work of organizing and cataloging photos
• Solve common color problems in the Quick Fix mode
• Correct red-eye as well as compensate flash and backlighting
• Adjust brightness, contrast, and color
• Crop, straighten, rotate, and size images
• Heal away wrinkles, stray hairs, scars, and other blemishes
• Email images and assemble slide shows
• Stitch together multiple photographs to create a sweeping panorama
• Print photo albums create digital galleries for posting on the Web
Photoshop Elements 3 One-on-One - Best learning experience
"I hope you'll agree with me," says McClelland, "that the combination of step-by-step lessons and video instructions in 'Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows One-on-One' provides the best learning experience of any Photoshop Elements training resource on the market."
Photoshop Elements 3 One-on-One - Lots of fun
"Deke really is a master at taking an application as powerful as Elements 3, and not only making it easy and understandable, he makes learning it an awful lot of fun. Regardless of your level of expertise in Elements, this book needs to be on your shelf!" said Scott Kelby, Executive Editor, Photoshop Elements Techniques Newsletter
Photoshop Elements 3 for Windows - New approach
"With 'Photoshop Elements for Windows One-on-One,' Deke has woven text and video to create a whole new approach to hands-on learning. No showing off, no dumb pet tricks, just plenty of useful information that you can apply to your own images and make them look better. Whether you're a student or a teacher, you won't be able to stop turning the pages to see what pearls of wisdom lie ahead!" said Katrin Eismann, Author of "Photoshop Masking & Compositing" and "Photoshop Restoration & Retouching"