Adobe has announced the release of two new versions of popular programs - Adobe Photoshop Elements 4.0 and Adobe Premiere Elements 2.0. Both programs are designed for amateurs, engaged in processing images and video at home. Programs are sold both separately and together. Individually, they cost $ 99 each, and Service - $ 149 Among the innovations implemented in Photoshop Elements 4.0, you can mark a new brush to highlight (Magic Selection Brush), allowing to allocate parts of the image based on color, lighting or contrast. Magic Extractor tool is designed for unobtrusive remove selected objects from photographs. Also in this version you can remove red-eye "with a few photos at the same time, improved tools for correcting color of a person, better option is Photo Mail. Adobe Premiere Elements 2.0 allows you to quickly import video from all digital video devices, experiment with hundreds of professional transition effects and filters, ready to record video to DVD. The program has the ability to create original menus for the DVD.
Intel® Pentium® III or 4 or Intel Centrino™ (or compatible) 800MHz processor Microsoft® Windows® XP Professional, Home Edition, or Media Center Edition 2005 with Service Pack 2 256MB of RAM (512MB recommended) 900MB of available hard-disk space Color monitor with 16-bit color video card Microsoft DirectX 9 compatible display driver CD-ROM drive