ADOBE Photoshop Elements 12

  • Compatible with Windows & Mac
  • 1 PC
  • Full edition
  • Downloadable

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With Adobe Photoshop Elements 12, you'll be able to take your creative visions to new heights, taking advantage of editing options for users of all levels. Turn ordinary snapshots into dazzling works, and organise, edit and create amazing images to print, share online and more. You can also now take Elements photos with you on your smartphone or tablet.

Learn as you work

Photoshop Elements
12 lets you perfect your technique as it teaches you to produce professional effects using one of over 25 Guided Edits.

There are new effects too, including Zoom Burst (for dramatic new photo action) Photo Puzzle (which creates a fun puzzle effect) and Old Photo Restore (to help you fix an old or worn photo). Master the methods to make you a photo editing whizz.

A friendlier, more intuitive control interface

Thanks to the inclusion of large, bold icons, you'll find it so much easier to organize, edit, create, and share faster and more easily. A helpful Action bar makes for a clearer visual layout, and you'll love the ability to choose from Quick, Guided, and Expert editing modes to suit what you want to do.

Huge range of creative and editing options

Create new scenes as you easily move objects in photos, and have the background automatically filled in. With a range of one-touch Frames, Effects and Textures at your disposal, you'll be able to add depth and a real wow factor to your photographs.

There's also the facility to remove green, yellow and other “pet eye” discolourations as easily as removing red-eye in people shots.

From imperfect to extraordinary

Photoshop Elements 12
offers shortcuts to give you the photo fixes you want in no time. Whiten teeth, give skies a brilliant blue appearance and eliminate unwanted objects with a stroke of the Spot Healing Brush. Elsewhere, Auto Smart Tone allows for more intelligent photo corrections.

You'll also be able to create incredible-looking panoramas using Photomerge Panorama, its dynamic blending capabilities filling jagged edges and automatically stitching together multiple horizontal or vertical photographs.

The ideal group shot is also within reach – don't let someone's frown or closed eyes spoil the moment. Photomerge Group Shot lets you easily combine faces and bodies from a series of images to build a single perfect composite.

Show off your creativity

You'll love the flexible layouts presented in Adobe Photoshop Elements 12, which allow you to create calendars, scrapbook pages, cards and other exciting layouts. Use professionally designed templates or personalise every aspect of your creations, giving your work a fun, fresh look with various artworks and other visual elements.

The software also lets you manage your photos more easily and effectively. Sort images intuitively based on people, places and events with the new Organiser views, and find your photos via visual tags that represent people, places, pets, events and objects.

Portable photo viewing

This edition of Photoshop Elements lets you view, relive and share Elements images on your smartphone and tablet with ease. You can even unlock the photos from your mobile devices, viewing them in your Elements albums when you're back at home.

Make the most of the ability to quickly post your images to Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter and others. Include your shots in shared albums and look at them on your smart device. You can even relive events and adventures by viewing your photos and videos on a map based on where they were taken.

There's so much to do with adobe Photoshop Elements 12 – what are you waiting for?

Product code: 068980

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Type Photo editing
Version 12
Media Download
Licence 1 user, perpetual
Compatibility PC & Mac
Languages English
Other features - View and share Elements photos on your smartphone and tablet
- Learn as you use with 25+ Guided Edits
- Quickly post photos to social media
- Photomerge Panorama
- Photomerge Group Shot
- Flexible layouts
Operating system - Microsoft Windows XP with Service Pack 3, Windows Vista with Service Pack 2, Windows 7, or Windows 8 (Note: Limited Camera Raw functionality on Windows XP)

- Mac OS X v10.7 through v10.8
Account registration required Yes
System requirements Windows:

- 1.6 GHz or faster processor (including single-core support)
- 1 GB of RAM (2 GB for HD video functions)
- 4 GB of available hard-disk space (additional free space required during installation)
- Colour monitor with 16-bit colour video card
- 1024 x 768 display resolution
- Microsoft DirectX 9 compatible display driver
- DVD-ROM drive
- Internet connection required for product activation

Mac OS:

- 64-bit multicore Intel® processor
- Mac OS X v10.7 through v10.8
- 2 GB of RAM
- 4 GB of available hard-disk space (additional free space required during installation)
- 1024 x 768 display resolution
- DVD-ROM drive
- QuickTime 7 software required for multimedia features
- Internet connection required for product activation