Photoshop Elements 15 features overview

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NEW Bring collages to life
Create dynamic collages with photos and videos that show many memories at once. Perfect for sharing on Facebook, YouTube, and other social sites.
NEW Clear the haze
Hazy landscapes? Make every video look sharp in seconds.
NEW Remix music to the perfect length
Pick any music file, and it automatically remixes to match the length of your movie. New Remix creates a natural sound, so you never lose the soul of your audio.
Easily create a signature look
NEW Easily create a signature look
Use a new Guided Edit to apply effects across multiple clips or your entire movie at once.
From quick clicks to incredible movies
NEW From quick clicks to incredible movies
Face Detection automatically brings faces front and center to make your movies more memorable. Works with auto-trimming, Favorite Moments, and pan and zoom. 
Search is a cinch
ENHANCED Search is a cinch
Find the exact videos you’re looking for by searching on a combination of things, including places, events, albums, favorites, and more.
ENHANCED Easier social sharing
Now, sharing to Facebook and YouTube is faster and easier than ever.
The right tutorials, right away
ENHANCED The right tutorials, right away
Get the help you need — even if you don’t know exactly how to describe it — right from eLive within Premiere Elements.
Touch your way to great movies
NEW Touch your way to great movies
The Organizer and Quick Edit mode are now touch-friendly, so you can tap to do all your finding, sorting, and quick video enhancements.

Easily edit and enhance

Tell dazzling stories with motion titles
Grab attention from the start of your movie with motion titles. Easily animate text and graphics using built-in presets that give your movies professional polish.
 
Pop a color for instant wow
Get the effects you’re after with Guided Edits. Create visual drama by popping one or more colors in a scene and pushing everything else to black-and-white.
 
Play with time
Use Guided Edits to create slow-motion effects that add emphasis, suspense, or drama as well as fast-motion effects that speed up your story and add energy, excitement, or fun.
Sound your best
Sound your best
Audio sets your movie’s mood — and now it’s easier than ever to fine-tune your sound.
 
Cooler titles and dramatic effects
Cooler titles and dramatic effects
Use Guided Edits to add video right inside the text in your movie titles, and to punch up the drama with effects or blurs that draw eyes to one part of your scene.
Smooth out the shakes
Make the footage you capture with action cams less shaky and more awesome with Shake Reduction.
 
Add effects that move with the action
Add effects that move with the action
Add thought bubbles, artwork, and other fun embellishments that travel along with the action in your scenes.
 
Trick out your flick with cinematic styles
Trick out your flick with cinematic styles
Give your movies all-new moods and visual styles by dropping on Hollywood Looks like Comic and Yesteryear.
 
Make it sound right with music and audio effects
Make it sound right with music and audio effects
Bring depth and drama with over 50 musical scores and 250 sound effects.
Show your true colors
Show your true colors
Sliders let you adjust clip color as easily as adjusting the color in a photo.
 
Try photo-blending tricks
Try photo-blending tricks
Enhance one clip with the colors or textures of another clip, add your signature or a copyright line as a watermark, and more.
 
As easy as drag and drop
Drag and drop thumbnails of your clips, transitions, and effects to quickly create a story. Then trim and split clips, drop in filters and effects, create picture-in-picture effects and type titles and text right on the screen.
 
Smart options save time
Smart options save time
Automatically fix color and lighting problems; trim away all but the best footage; and balance audio to create pro-quality sound throughout your movie.

All your stuff — when you want it

ENHANCED Keep it all straight
Keep track of clips and movies by people, places, and events.
Find by places
Find by places
Relive your journeys — view photos and videos on a map based on where they were taken.*
 
Find by events
Find by events
Find, view, and organize photos and videos based on the events they capture — birthday parties, vacations, weddings, first days of school, and more.

Create and share

Easily tell your big life stories
Easily tell your big life stories
Do justice to weddings, birthdays, and other big life events. With Video Story you just pick the story type, grab clips for each chapter and Premiere Elements does the rest — trimming, transitions and music based on the mood you chose, so you get a full-on production.
 
Polished movies, instantly
Pick clips and a theme to create a movie in an instant. InstantMovie pulls it all together with coordinated music, titles, and effects.
 
Share your stories
Share your stories
Upload your finished movies to YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, or your own website. Burn HD-quality movies to affordable DVD discs using standard burners, and share movies in high-quality 4K or AVCHD format.*
 
Easily export optimized movies in just about any format
Easily export optimized movies in just about any format
Ready to export your movie? Premiere Elements recommends the right settings so you get a movie that looks great on whatever device or screen you choose, from iPads, iPods, and other smartphones to big-screen 4K and HD TVs. Plus. create for traditional television (4:3) or widescreen (16.9) format.*
 
Not your standard slideshows
Not your standard slideshows
Don’t just create a slideshow — tell your story from every angle with multiple photos on each slide.
 
Make navigation easy with a DVD menu
Create slick DVD menus with themes, backgrounds, text, and music that fit your movie.
Ready, set, burn
Burn your photos and videos to DVDs and Blu-ray Discs for an easy way to share with family and friends. Premiere Elements makes it a snap.

Do it all better and faster

Go beyond HD with 4K
Go beyond HD with 4K
Edit and view high-resolution 4K movies for the ultimate cinematic experience.*
Get a final movie, faster
Get a final movie, faster
Less waiting around! Premiere Elements works with your Intel hardware to speed up creation of your finished movie file.
 

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* This product may integrate with or allow access to certain Adobe or third-party hosted online services (“Online Services”). Online Services are available only to users 13 and older and require agreement to additional terms of use and the Adobe Privacy Policy (see www.adobe.com/go/terms_uk). Online Services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration and may be discontinued or modified in whole or in part without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply. 
4k supported cameras include GoProHero 4 Black, Sony XperiaZ3V, SONY FDR-AX100 4K HANDYCAM, Panasonic DMC-GH4 (MP4 and MOV), Motorola Moto X (2014), and Xiaomi Mi4.