Premiere Elements 13 on what computer operating system? Have you updated 13 to the 13.1 Update using an opened projects Help Menu/Updates?
What color tools have you tried? Have you worked with the Three-way-color corrector in fx Effects/Color Correction
Please see Color Correction details in the following and the tips provided...
Have you worked with the color panels under Adjust Tab/Adjustments/?
The following book excerpt may be of interest for concepts even it does not mention 13/13.1
Thanks so much
yes I am updated and Ive utilized the adjustments but still can not get it quite right