Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0 software combines power and simplicity so you can do more with your photos. Instantly fix flaws or use new advanced tools for more precise control over color and lighting. Quickly put your photos into fun, flexible layouts that you can edit, rearrange, and resize. Show off your creativity by sharing photos in new Flipbooks, dynamic slide shows, Web photo galleries created using Flash technology, and online maps. And with your collection organized the way that works best for you, you can find any photo or video clip instantly.
Easily edit and enhance photos
Make customized photo creations
Share on the Web, mobile phones, and more
Fine-tune color, brightness, and contrast with new color curves adjustments.
Get rich black-and-white conversions.
Put your photos in fun, flexible layouts that you can customize to get the look you envisions.
Create dynamic slide shows, Flipbooks, CD and DVD covers and labels, printed photo books, and more.
Use Flash technology to create interactive galleries for the Web.
Instantly fix common flaws
Make quick fixes - Perform a full range of common photo adjustments including color, contrast, and lighting in the convenient Quick Fix mode.
Get realistic skin tones - Easily adjust skin tones for a more natural look, even in poorly lit photos.
Say goodbye to red eye - Photoshop Elements eliminates red eye automatically as you download photos from your camera. Or you can remove red eye from individual shots without even clicking on the photo.
Correct lens distortion - Easily correct camera lens distortion at photo edges and keystone effects that exaggerate perspective.
Sharpen blurred edges - Get crisper-looking photos even remove blurring caused by low lighting conditions.
Preserve image quality - Shrink photos and then scale them back to original size while still maintaining complete image quality.
Compare changes in before and after views - Instantly see the effects of adjustments you make with before and after views in Quick Fix mode.
Correct color effortlessly - Compare a range of color variations side by side with your original photo, and select the best choice with a single click.
Rotate and crop - Turn photos right side up and crop out unwanted areas quickly and accurately.
Perform advanced editing
Fine-tune exposure - Get the perfect exposure with the new color curves adjustment that makes it even easier to fine-tune color, brightness, and contrast.
Quickly retouch specific areas - Easily select by brushing over any element of your photo to make a range of adjustments to a specific area or object.
Brush away flaws - Easily brush away wrinkles and unwanted objects using the Spot Healing Brush for instant results and the Healing Brush for finer control.
Control color temperature and tint - Get the best overall color possible with easy slider controls for color temperature and tint.
Easily adjust shadows and highlights - Rescue poorly lit photos by lightening shadows and reducing the glare of highlights.
Adjust specific areas - Adjust the exposure of specific areas in your photos using professional darkroom tools like dodge, burn, and sponge.
Benefit from 16-bit support - Get truer, higher quality results with support for 16-bit color.
Enjoy enhanced support for working with raw files - Get the highest quality results by editing the raw image files from your digital camera. Photoshop Elements now supports an even greater selection of digital camera models.
Convert raw files to Digital Negative - Enjoy a lifetime of access to your raw files by converting them to universal DNG format, which means youll be able to open and use your highest quality photo files without worrying about proprietary camera formats.
Learn advanced techniques - Spark your imagination and master advanced techniques by following the steps in How-To guides.
Be creative in less time - Start editing sooner with a quick-launching Editor mode.
See the full color range - Adjust the color range of any photo and see real-time changes in the Histogram palette.
Artistically enhance photos
Create dramatic black-and-whites - Convert your color originals to rich, elegant black-and-whites by choosing from a variety of options.
Give photos extra dimension - Add depth with drop shadows, bevels, glows, and other effects, which are automatically applied to any element placed on a layer.
Convert to sepia - Give your photos a classic look by instantly converting them to sepia tone.
Instantly apply multiple effects - Stylize your photos with hundreds of cool special effects. Easily mix multiple effects, change their order, and preview them in the Filter Gallery.