PaintShop Pro Tutorials

PaintShop Pro Tutorials

Welcome to Corel’s PaintShop Pro Tutorial series! PaintShop Pro is a powerful photo editing tool that allows you to improve your photographs in countless ways.

What’s New in PaintShop Pro 2022

In this series of tutorials, we’ll take a look at what’s new in PaintShop Pro 2022. Learn how to use the new Frame Tool to easily place images in frames, the new AI Background Replacement to automatically change the scene in an image, and the new AI Portrait Mode to enhance your headshots and add a softly blurred background. Get creative with new Color Matching and Smooth Image capabilities in AI Style Transfer, and work more efficiently with usability enhancements in the Welcome screen.

Color and Light in Photography

PaintShop Pro for Beginners

Welcome to PaintShop Pro for Beginners! This series of short easy-to-follow video tutorials is designed to make your introduction to photo-editing as simple and pleasant as possible. PaintShop Pro for Beginners introduces you to a number of basic photo-editing techniques, allowing you to alter your photos with ease and confidence. This series of video tutorials provides detailed and straightforward instructions on techniques like photo cropping, straightening a crooked image, and removing the background from a photo, among many other basic techniques. Jump right in and discover the potential behind your photos – PaintShop Pro for beginners has got you covered.

Natural Lighting in Photography

Advanced PaintShop Pro Tutorials

Ready to take your PaintShop Pro skills to the next level? Then join us in our Advanced PaintShop Pro tutorial series, ideal for PaintShop Pro users who already have a basic proficiency in the software. This series of tutorial videos is a wonderful learning resource for those who want to expand their photo editing skills. Sometimes, bringing your vision to life calls for a little bit more skill and know-how than you may already be equipped with, but that shouldn’t stop you from achieving what you set out to do. Don’t be afraid to turn your next photo editing project into a learning experience. Take advantage of our Advanced PaintShop Pro tutorial series and learn how to use a number of more complex techniques such as cloning, batch processing, HDR merging, and photo blending. With a little bit of help from our easy-to-follow tutorial videos, you can execute those more complex edits effortlessly and turn your photos into exactly what you imagined.

Natural Lighting in Photography

Working with Layers

Layers are fundamentally important in most photo editing projects, and can be used in many different ways and for many different purposes. In this tutorial series you’ll learn the basics of layers – what are the different types of layers and when they are used. We’ll also show you how you can use layers for various photo editing projects.


Working with Transparency

Understanding transparency is a key step for many photo editing projects, from simple picture frames and collages to creating web graphics and complex composite images. This series of tutorials will give you a basic understanding of transparency and review many of the PaintShop Pro tools that will allow you to create transparency by removing backgrounds and extracting objects from your photos.

Working with Masks

Masking is an easy, non-destructive photo editing technique that allows you to highlight or hide portions of a photo. In this series of tutorials, we’ll walk you through the basics of how to create and edit simple masks, then delve into advanced techniques to create your own masks using text, shapes, selections and gradients.

What’s New in PaintShop Pro 2021

In this series of tutorials, we’ll take a look at the new features introduced in PaintShop Pro 2021. Discover a world full of creative possibilities that will bring your photography and graphic designs to life. Experience a comprehensive toolset to edit, enhance, and correct photos with exclusive features powered by artificial intelligence. Complete your story with a range of graphic design tools.

What’s New in PaintShop Pro 2020

In this series of tutorials, we’ll take a look at the new features introduced in PaintShop Pro 2020. Learn how to use the Refine brush to select an object with extreme precision, and how to merge elements from multiple image with the SmartClone tool. See how the enhanced Text tool will save you time on your projects with faster text inputting and editing, and take a tour of the Photography workspace designed to make one-click solutions and quick photo edits a breeze.

PaintShop Pro 2019 Tutorials

In this series of tutorials, we’ll take a look at what’s new in PaintShop Pro 2019. Thanks to your input, we’ve made over 50 performance improvements for faster photo editing, quicker cropping and better support, and we’ve focused on simplifying PaintShop Pro for the best possible experience. And we’ve added exciting new features like 360° photo editing and Pic-to-Painting presets.

PaintShop Pro 2018 Tutorials

In this series of tutorials, we’ll take a look at what’s new in PaintShop Pro 2018. With this latest version, you can enhance your photos with a complete set of professional image editing tools for photo adjustment and composition. Or create impactful designs using new color palettes, brushes, gradients, patterns and textures. The improved, easier-to-learn application offers a simplified user interface for faster navigation, enhancements to your most used tools, new workspaces to match your level of expertise and more creativity and control than ever before.


PaintShop Pro X9 Tutorials

Inspire, explain, persuade. Your photos can do so much. Unlock their power with Corel PaintShop Pro X9, easier, faster, more-creative-than-ever photo-editing software. This series of tutorials will walk you through the new features and enhancements that will help you achieve your creative goals sooner. See how to save time with new project templates, improved text and gradient tools, and learn how to capture, edit and annotate with new Screenshot tools. At home and at work, there’s only one way to get this kind of versatility, value and performance—with PaintShop Pro X9.

PaintShop Pro X8 Tutorials

This series of tutorials will give you an overview of the new features and enhancements introduced in PaintShop Pro X8, like the Magic Move and Text Wrapping features, plus a text and shape cutter preview, layer enhancements, improved selections and so much more. Take a tour with our video tutorials and see it in action!


Camera Focus and Settings

PaintShop Pro X7 Tutorials

Welcome to PaintShop Pro X7. This series of tutorials is aimed at helping you understand and master Corel’s leading photo editing software, PaintShop Pro. Our experts will guide you through the key features, with step-by-step instructions that will allow you to unlock PaintShop Pro’s full potential in your personal and professional projects.


PaintShop Pro Training from Udemy

Get in-depth training on how to use PaintShop Pro like a pro, whether you’re a professional photographer, creative designer or photo or design enthusiast. Learn the fundamentals of photo editing and digital art, from basic design theory, to building layouts, optimizing content for web and mobile platforms and creating special effects. Whether you’re a first-time user of PaintShop Pro or you’re an expert, there’s something for everyone.

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