Hidden Power Announces Elements Newsletter, Tools, Book and Classes|
Mike Pasini, The Imaging Resource
(Thursday, March 30, 2006 - 12:51 EST)
Photoshop Elements users have their work cut out for them as Hidden Power's Richard Lynch publishes his new Elements 4 book for Mac and Windows, a new issue of his Elements newsletter, Elements 4 power tools and even offers an online Elements workflow course.
Hidden Power has announced the release of a new Hidden Power Elements newsletter (Volume 15), a new 100 tool Power Tools set [MW], a new Hidden Power book for Elements 4 [MW], and a new 8-week Internet class on the Elements Workflow.
The current issue of the free Hidden Power Newsletter covers topics ranging from Curves for Elements 4, to Buying an Image Editing Computer, Buying a digital Camera, working with color management, working in 16-bit, and more.
A new Hidden Power tool set has been released for Elements 4 with 100 tools for Elements users. Tools include: Curves, Color Balance, Guides, Channel Mixer, Noise Reduction, RGB Channels, CMYK Channels, Luminosity and Color Separation, Snapshots, Vertical/Horizontal Alignment, Blend Mask, Highlight/Shadow mask, Custom Paths, True Duotones and more.
The tools are included with the book (below), or you can purchase them separately for $14.99: http://hiddenelements.com.thebookdoc.com/hidden_power_4_tools/
The new Hidden Power book for Elements has been re-worked from beginning to end to add about 150 pages of new material, and focus exclusively on advanced image editing techniques for Elements users. The book includes a CD with 100 tools from the Hidden Power set to save you 100 steps at a click. The book organization has been overhauled to reflect the Elements workflow as you take an image from RAW to finished. While the book is longer and contains more tools, its price has dropped more than $10 to $19.99 on Amazon:
See the book on amazon.com: http://aps8.com/hppe4.html
A new Hidden Power class on The Photoshop Elements Workflow taught by Richard Lynch is offered from betterphoto.com. Participants will get individual attention. The class is designed to help users learn the whole process of working with images from camera to print in eight weeks. The course includes looking at calibration, color management, color correction, damage correction, composition, purposing, getting a great image, and, finally, adopting a process that will help you determine workflow and get the best results every time. Seating for the class is limited (only 27 seats left).
Sign up link: http://www.betterphoto.com/photocourses/RIC01.asp