Adobe today released of Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Adobe Premiere Elements 12, new versions of the photo and video-editing software.
New features and tools in Photoshop Elements 12 include:
- Mobile Access - With Elements Mobile Albums, users can view, edit and share their photos and videos on their smartphones, tablets and desktop devices.
- Content-Aware Move - This Adobe technology lets users move objects within a photo and automatically fills in resulting empty spaces.
- Pet Eye Correction - Pet Eye provides a solution to the problem of flash reflection in animals? eyes, which is not addressed by Red Eye correction technology.
- Auto Smart Tone - Intelligent software that learns a users's editing preferences, resulting in one-click adjustments based on their choices.
- Quick Frames, Effects and Textures - One-click photo frames, effects and textures, inspired by the most popular looks users have been creating in Expert mode.
- Guided Edits - Step-by-step instructions to create Zoom Burst and Photo Puzzle effects, as well as Restore Old Photo, which enable users to restore damaged or old photos.
- Straighten Tool - Now fills in missing edges through the use of Content-Aware technology.
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- 64-bit support for Mac - Allows for more efficient use of your computers? built in memory, maximizing performance and enabling larger image files and videos to be edited quickly.
New features and tools of Elements 12 include:
- Guided Edits - Step-by-step navigation on how to get started, trim frames, add scores, transitions, titles and narrations, as well as animating graphics and creating pictures within pictures.
- Scores - More than 50 soundtracks that automatically regenerate to fit the duration of a clip, making it easy to create home movies with perfectly timed intros, outros and background music.
- Sound Effects - More than 250 effects.
- Auto Smart Tone - The same technology found in Photoshop Elements 12, for video.
- Film Looks - Four new filters to add stylized Hollywood flare to home movies including Comic, Trinity, Yesteryear and Cross Process.
- Motion tracking - Spotlight your subject by adding graphics, text and effects that move with the object.
Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Adobe Premiere Elements 12 (Mac and Windows) are immediately available for purchase at www.adobe.com for US$99.99, with upgrade pricing of US$79.99. The Photoshop Elements 12 & Premiere Elements 12 bundle is available now for US$149.99, with upgrade pricing of US$119.99.
Adobe Revel is an app available for iOS and Windows devices. The app is free for up to 50 photo or video uploads per month.