Photo Restoration and Retouching Using Corel PaintShop Pro X5, 4th ed. from Course Technology PTR written by Robert Correll teaches you the ins and outs of Corel's PaintShop Pro X5.
PaintShop Pro, the popular graphics software that lets you create and edit beautiful images for home, work, or the Web, also offers powerful capabilities for enhancing and restoring photographs. This completely new edition is a comprehensive, friendly guide to using the latest version of PaintShop Pro to improve your photographs. Whether you're a seasoned pro or new to working with digital images, you'll appreciate the book's step-by-step, visual approach, covering topics such as improving brightness and contrast, solving color problems, removing specks and dust, repairing scratches, tears, creases, and holes, retouching people, and much more! Included are more than 50 detailed photo studies that teach you how to tackle specific problems-like red eyes, blemishes, and poor lighting. With photo editing expert Robert Correll as your guide, you'll learn pro-level retouching techniques that will help you create great photos you'll be proud to share with friends, family, and the world.
About the Author:
Robert Correll is a photographer and author who specializes in digital photography, photo management and manipulation software, and music production. His recent books include Digital SLR Photography All-in-One For Dummies, Canon 5D Mark III For Dummies, Sony Alpha SLT-A65/77 For Dummies, and Sony Alpha SLT-A35/55 For Dummies. He has also written or co-authored Canon EOS Rebel T3/1100D For Dummies, Canon 60D For Dummies, High Dynamic Range Photography For Dummies, High Dynamic Range Photography Photo Workshop, and Your Pro Tools Studio. Robert contributed to every issue of the Official Corel PaintShop Pro Photo Magazine as the resident photo-retouching expert. Robert is a Renaissance man who has served in the military, worked in the publishing and marketing/design industries, and in a school corporation as a technology guru. When not writing, Robert enjoys family life, photography, playing the guitar and bass, and recording music. Robert graduated from the United States Air Force Academy.