Archive for January, 2012

Intro To The L.A.B. Color Space

Posted on: January 17th, 2012 1

The Best Space For Color in Photoshop

Ah, yes. It’s a new year, and time for this young man to turn his thoughts to color (I have no life). But seriously, if you care at all about Photoshop, and want a super-easy way to improve the color of just about any photo, you owe it to yourself to check out the L.A.B. color space.


The Elements Workspace

Posted on: January 7th, 2012 0

Setting Up The Workspace

This is a very short vid on setting up the Editor Workspace for the most efficient use of the most powerful features…..namely Layers.

We simply get rid of the default “Effects” panel, which is pretty useless, and replace it with the Adjustments Panel, which come into play when we tackle Adjustment Layers… which point you’ll begin to see the REAL magic of Photoshop elements.


Intro to Selections

Posted on: January 7th, 2012 0

Using the Marquee Selection Tool

In this vid we learn about selections using the 2 most basic selection tools; the Rectangular Marquee Tool, and the Eliptical Marquee Tool.


The Lasso Tools

Posted on: January 6th, 2012 0

Using the Lasso Selection Tool(s)

In this vid we learn how to make selections using the 3 variations of the Lasso Tool. (more…)