By combining Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop Elements, you can take full advantage of each program's capabilities. Use Lightroom for photo organizing, sharing, and basic image enhancement. When you need more advanced retouching and editing features, one click sends a photo from Lightroom to Photoshop Elements.
In this course, photographer and author Jan Kabili shows how to combine both programs. She begins with details on how to set up Lightroom and Photoshop Elements for maximum compatibility. The course then covers strategies for working with photos in a variety of formats (including raw), and practical scenarios for using Lightroom and Photoshop Elements together. Learn how to composite multiple photos with layers and selections, retouch portraits, and add creative effects and text to photos. Want to move to Lightroom permanently? Jan also shows how to upgrade a catalog from Elements to Lightroom.
Why should you use Lightroom and Elements together?
Setting up Elements as Lightroom's editor
Editing raw photos and TIFFs, PSDs, and JPEGs
Blending bracketed exposures
Adding creative effects, text, and graphics
Upgrading a catalog from Lightroom to Elements