Last month we looked at the different types of layers and how they are used in Photoshop Elements. If you missed the previous article or want to review the basics, you can find it here. This month we’ll dive a little deeper and look at filters, masks, blend modes, and more. I will walk through the process while creating a layout.
Workspace and Preference settings are easy to set-up and personalize in Photoshop Elements. Plus the process will help you get started using PSE which is a big hurdle for many scrappers. I hear people say they’ve had Photoshop Elements for many months (sometimes years) but have yet to get it out of the box! Here are a just a few of the reasons I’ve heard: it’s too hard, it’s too different from my current program, it’s too complicated, it’s too time-consuming, and I just don’t know where to start. I feel your pain. I felt the same way in the beginning.