Fix images in an instant
George Cairns corrects common problems with Elements’ Photo Fix Options
Perform speedy fixes using the Photo Fix Options panel in Elements’ Organizer
It’s likely that most of your photographs will require a few post-production tweaks to look their best. It’s little different to the way a traditional roll of film requires processing in a darkroom, perhaps with a little dodging or burning, to get the most from the negatives.
There are many reasons our shots may not turn out quite the way we hoped. Cameras tend to struggle to reveal detail in high-contrast lighting,
The Photo Fix Options panel enables you to overcome typical photo problems without needing to delve more deeply into other editing modes such as Expert, Quick or Guided
so some areas in a scene may be over- or under-exposed. Cameras can also struggle to balance the colour temperatures produced by different lighting, so your shots may suffer from warm orange or cold blue colour casts. Plus, you may not have composed your shots in the way you wished to, or you may have failed to spot a distracting object at the edge of the frame.