I've been messing around in photoshop elements trying to remember the basics and discover some of the fancy new stuff. It's amazing what it can do! I have become a bit addicted to the high contrast button as I love the garish, bold colours. But I will probably go back and re-edit photos later to be less brash... maybe. lol.
Pleasure Beach - (i think this one need more something)
Strangers - related to the idea '100 strangers' project, where you ask to take portraits of people you don't know and find out a little bit about them. http://www.flickr.com/groups/100strangers/