Empower your creative vision with editing options for every user level, and turn ordinary snapshots into something spectacular. Easily organize, edit, and create brilliant photos to share via print, the web, Facebook, and more. And now, take your Elements photos with you, wherever you go, on your smartphone or tablet.*
Discover a friendly and intuitive environment — Organize, edit, create, and share more quickly and easily thanks to big, bold icons; a helpful Action bar; and the ability to choose from Quick, Guided, and Expert editing modes to fit your needs.
Take your photos with you wherever you go — Easily view, relive, and share your Elements photos on your smartphone and tablet. Conversely, view the photos on your smartphone and tablet in Elements.*
Easily move objects — Move objects in a photo and have the background automatically filled in.
Bring distinction to your photos, instantly — Use a variety of one-touch Frames, Effects, and Textures to add depth to your snapshots.
Correct pet eye — Remove green, yellow, and other “pet eye” discolorations.
Share from Editor — Increase your ability to share by using sharing options previously available only in the Organizer, now included in the Editor.
Learn as you use — Produce professional effects using one of more than 25 Guided Edits. New effects include Zoom Burst, which brings dramatic action to your photos; Photo Puzzle, which gives a fun puzzle effect; and Old Photo Restore, which helps you fix an old or worn photo. Share photos—Quickly post your photos on Facebook, YouTube, Vimeo, Twitter, and more. Now, easily share your Elements photos in shared albums, and view them on your smartphone or tablet.*
Go from flawed to phenomenal in seconds — Get the photo fixes you’re looking for with one-step shortcuts that whiten teeth or make skies a vibrant blue. Make unwanted photo elements vanish with one stroke of the Spot Healing Brush, and use Auto Smart Tone for intelligent photo corrections.
Do it all with one powerful yet easy-to-use product — Use Photoshop Elements 12 for all your photo needs. Intuitively organize and find photos; edit and enhance them; create custom photo keepsakes; and share via print, the web, and more.*
Manage your photos more easily — Intuitively sort and manage photos based on people, places, and events using new Organizer views. Find your photos using visual tags that represent people, places, pets, events, and objects.
Choose a trusted solution — Bring your photos to life with a powerful picture editing solution built from Adobe Photoshop, the professional standard for digital image editing.
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.
Create the perfect group shot — Never let a frown or a closed pair of eyes ruin a group photo again. With Photomerge Group Shot, it’s easy to combine faces and bodies from a series of pictures to create a single perfect composite.
Show off your creativity with flexible layouts — Make calendars, scrapbook pages, cards, and more in minutes using professionally designed templates, or customize every aspect of your creations. Get fun, fresh looks with new artwork and templates.
New Guided Edits and enhanced Content Aware tools empower your creative vision, so users of every level can have fun turning ordinary snapshots into something spectacular. And now, take your Elements photos with you, wherever you go, on your smartphone or tablet.*
Turn snapshots into sensations with easy-to-use options that help you: