Import photos with ease With a single click, move photos from your memory card to your computer according to your preset preferences. Or scan several photos at once, and Adobe Photoshop Elements automatically divides, straightens, and saves each photo separately.
See everything in one place View your photos and video clips in one convenient location. Photos are instantly organized by date, and related photos can be automatically grouped based on the time or the event where they were taken.
Easily manage even the biggest photo library Let Photoshop Elements automatically detect duplicate or near-duplicate photos so you can quickly group them or delete the ones you don't need.
Search just about any way you wish Find just the media you're looking for by typing tag names, dates, and other file information into a search box. Flip through photos taken on a particular day; view photos on an intuitive Timeline; or browse by day, week, month, or year.
Get the big picture Get the full effect of your photos and video clips from within the Organizer with full-screen previews that let you make quick edits to photos while viewing them.
See the same photos on every computer Forget trying to manually maintain your photos and video clips across multiple computers. With automatic syncing, media added or edited on one computer will automatically be synced to another.
Recompose to any size without distortion Ever want to change the size or orientation of a photo to fit a certain frame? Now you can quickly resize - even go from landscape to portrait or vice versa - without distorting key elements like people or buildings.
Fine-tune exposure Easily adjust color, brightness, and contrast in a photo, or use color curves adjustments to get the perfect exposure.
Quickly select an area for adjustment Make image selections in just seconds so you can easily adjust specific areas of a photo. Simply brush your selection, and then use sliders to make the adjustment blend perfectly with the background.
Create richly layered photos Bring sophistication to your photos. Reveal one portion of a photo through another photo by using layer masks to control the transparency of specific areas.
Retouch skin and soften other surfaces Soften surfaces while keeping edges and details crisp with a Surface Blur filter that works great on portrait shots.
Easily match a favorite photo style Want to imitate a favorite photography style, like a dramatic high contrast or a beautiful color tone? Photomerge Style Match analyzes a photo's stylistic qualities and then automatically applies those qualities to another photo.
Get the best exposure Want to capture all the details in a scene that includes light and dark areas? Snap one photo with flash on and one with flash off, and Photomerge Exposure will combine the shots into a single, perfectly lit photo.
Have fun with blended faces Take advantage of smooth image-blending technology to combine the eyes, noses, and other features from different faces for entertaining results. Try on the facial features of a favorite friend or celebrity, and more.
Create fuller panoramas Easily create your best-looking panoramas yet. Photomerge Panorama uses powerful blending capabilities to fill in jagged edges as it automatically stitches together multiple horizontal or vertical photos.
Easily create dramatic black-and-whites Dramatically transform your color originals by converting them to elegant, nuanced black-and-whites. Large preview images make it quick and easy to get desired results.
Give photos extra dimension Add depth with drop shadows, bevels, glows, and other effects, which can be automatically applied to any element placed on a layer.
Instantly apply multiple effects Add hundreds of cool filters that help you create real-world photographic effects, simulate painting, liquify your subjects, and much more. Easily mix multiple effects, change their order, and preview them in the Filter Gallery.
Tell your story in stylized text Type titles and labels right onto your photos and edit them at any time. Easily choose typefaces from the Font menu, which displays characters for each typeface.
Instantly add shapes Decorate your photos with geometric shapes, symbols, stamps, and thought bubbles from the built-in library.
Add decorative edges Crop your photos into fun shapes with a single click of the Cookie Cutter, or frame them with hundreds of decorative edge designs.
Use advanced digital photography tools Adjust the exposure of specific photo areas using professional darkroom tools like dodge, burn, and sponge. See real-time changes when you adjust a photo's color range using the Histogram palette.