From the Back Cover
With Adobe Photoshop Elements 3 and Adobe Premiere Elements, you have everything you need to edit and store your digital pictures and create professional-looking home movies–except, maybe, the computer expertise to actually use these programs. Don't let that stop you! The Photoshop Elements 3 and Premiere Elements Classroom in a Book Collection is the fastest, easiest way to master both programs.
This convenient collection combines two best-selling books into one to help you learn the Windows version of Photoshop Elements 3 and Premiere Elements quickly and easily. Classroom in a Book offers what no other book or training program does–an official training series from Adobe Systems Incorporated, developed with the support of Adobe product experts.
This Windows-only, lesson-based collection offers copious black and white screenshots and illustrations to guide you through 12 lessons covering Premiere Elements basics and eight lessons covering Photoshop Elements basics. You can follow the book from start to finish or choose only those lessons that interest you. The book includes a DVD with all of the lesson files used in the book, making it easy to follow along with each lesson.
In Premiere Elements you'll learn how to edit home movies using footage from your digital video camera; add titles, transitions, and special effects–and when you’re done, make a DVD! In Photoshop Elements, you'll learn how to correct photos like a darkroom pro and then share them in slide shows, calendars, and more. You’ll also find out how to organize your entire photo collection in easy-to-use catalogs so you can find any picture in a jiffy. All of this information comes packed into one great book that’s a must for any beginning Photoshop Elements or Premiere Elements user.