Adobe Photoshop Elements 9: Maximum Performance is a more than thorough explanation of the wonders that Elements 9 offers. Along with the book, there is a companion web site that features more than 7 hours of tutorials, images that will teach you how to use this incredible software program.
The goal of this book is to get you to make your own incredible images. And by the time you've absorbed all that this book offers, you'll be taking your photography and imagination to a new and exciting level.
About the Author: Mark Galer is the Program Director and Senior lecturer at RMIT University in the School of Media and Communication, Australia. He is also co-writer of their popular online photography courses. He has lectured in photography in the UK and Australia and has worked commercially as a freelance photographer on corporate and editorial assignments.
He has written numerous top-selling photography books, including Photography Foundations for Art & Design, the Popular Photoshop Elements; Maximum Performance and Photoshop; Essential Skills series. He is an Official Adobe Ambassador for Photoshop and Photoshop Elements.
Dr. Abhijit Chattaraj is a commercial photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. Abhijit began his career as a Computer Scientist and has a PhD in Bioinformatics. He is the co-founder of Wishbone Studio, a creative collective that creates bleeding edge interactive installations that combine stills with moving images and CGI to create captivating experiences for museum and corporate clients. Abhijit's work has been shown widely in exhibitions, most recently he was recognized among the top emerging photographers in Australia