Photoshop Elements doesn’t have a Channels Panel, so if you’re an Elements user, there isn’t a way to view the channels of your photo natively.
So I’ve created an action which turns the channels into three separate layers for you to turn on and view. I hope you find it useful.
When you run the action, the representation of the three channels will appear as layers in your Layers panel, ready for you to examine:
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