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Old 09-27-2012, 03:27 PM
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I'd like to add a colored box to this photo where I can insert words:



Any one familiar with Adobe Photoshop Elements and how to go about doing this?
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Old 09-27-2012, 03:29 PM
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Just a colored box? You can do that in paint. Create a shape, then fill it in with the paint bucket.

You can add text in Paint, too.
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Old 09-27-2012, 03:36 PM
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I'd just make two layers. Use the rectangle box tool to make the colored box. Then on top of that layer, I'd use the text option to write text.

Here's a screenshot of the toolbar. Highlighted in the red box is the shape tool and in the green box is the text tool. Using these tools will automatically create a new layer.

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