I am trying to import a picture in elements 12 using camera raw and get error " could not complete your request because of a program error" , any ideas about what is wrong?
in elements 12 I am going to file, open in camera raw, then selecting photo from my files. The image is a jpeg from my canon 40D camera. I watched a Matt Koslowski video about doing this with jpegs, so know it is possible.
Make sure you close the jpeg if it’s already open in Expert Mode. Also you can’t open in Camera Raw directly from the Organizer.
Then from the Menu Bar in Expert Mode choose File >> Open With Camera Raw
Then navigate to your folder and choose your jpeg.
... Also you can’t open in Camera Raw directly from the Organizer.
That is still my number one complaint about the Organizer. And a good reason to jump to Lightroom.
My workaround is to open the jpeg from the Organizer, then use a script from the Elements+ add-on : 'Open in ACR'. http://elementsplus.net/v6/en/edit-in-acr.htm
(Very powerful, but for unknown reasons, the editor randomly crashes....