How to Navigate the Adobe Photoshop Elements 8 Workspace
When working with Photoshop Elements 8 as a hobbyist or a professional photographer, you want to become familiar with opening and manipulating images in the photo-editing program's workspace environment.
Here are some tips for navigating the Photoshop Elements 8 workspace:
Open an image in the Photoshop Elements 8 Edit Full mode by choosing File→Open.
Organize images in the Image window via menu commands from the Arrange drop-down list.
Get information about your image by looking at the status bar. Click the right-pointing arrow to get more details regarding your document.
Need to see detail in your image? Zoom into your image by pressing Ctrl+spacebar (Command+spacebar on the Mac) and clicking. Zoom back out by pressing Alt+spacebar (Option+spacebar on the Mac) and clicking.
Easily switch between open documents by clicking images in the Project Bin or the filename appearing above each image.
Access panels as needed by choosing them from the Window menu or the Panel Bin.
Show files from the Organizer (Windows) by selecting options in the Show Open Files drop-down list in the Project Bin.