The bundled software, however, is not. Whereas the Windows version comes with Organizer, a user-friendly program for managing and tagging images, the Mac version includes Adobe Bridge CS4, a more complex cataloging tool that works with all kinds of files, not just photos. Although not as intuitive as the Organizer for some tasks adding keyword tags is a bit more cumbersome, for example , Bridge provides solid integration with Elements, includes a very good full-screen review mode, and works satisfactorily as a general photo browser. Bridge CS4, which is included with Elements 8, has some good tools for reviewing and rating your images, including a nice full-screen Review mode with a loupe tool that can zoom in on a photo which can be very helpful when you want to compare detail between different shots.
By Barbara Obermeier, Ted Padova Photoshop Elements 8 enables you to create cool effects with your photos and create unique digital images. This Photoshop Elements 8 Cheat Sheet helps you get started with a quick tutorial on how to navigate the workspace.
Photoshop Elements Quick Tip - Easy Layer Masks in Elements 8