Adobe Photoshop is currently one of the most popular software developed by Adobe for raster image editing, graphic design, and digital art. This software has many useful and powerful tools for photo manipulation, raster image editing, retouching, creating image compositions, website mockups, adding effects & filters, digital painting, etc. You can do many things using the tools here, depending on your creativity.
History of Adobe photoshop
It was first created in 1988 by two brothers, Thomas and John Knoll. Later, in 1989, John marketed the program to Adobe company as “Photoshop”.To date, the photoshop software has made a big Revolution in the raster graphics industry and has evolved to its current status.
During this time, a large number of versions of the software have been released. It is published for both macOS and Windows, but not Linux.
Adobe Photoshop software versions from 1990 to 2020
- Photoshop 1.0, 2.0, 2.5, 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, 5.5 6.0, 7.0
- Photoshop CS (2003)
- Photoshop CS2 (2005)
- Photoshop CS3 & CS4 (2007)
- Photoshop CS5 (2010)
- Photoshop CS6 (2012)
- Photoshop CC (2013)
- Photoshop CC (2014)
- Photoshop CC (2015)
- Photoshop CC (2017)
- Photoshop CC (2018)
- Photoshop CC (2019)
- Photoshop 2020
Use of Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop’s interface is user-friendly. It allows users to create and edit images using multiple layers of the raster image. It is also possible to apply several color models to these layers – RGB, CMYK, Spot Color, and Duotone and Lap color space. But the most commonly used are the RGB and CMYK colors. ( You can’t use camera raw filter in CMYK color mode ).
You can change your image width, Hight, resolution, and color mode as you want. Adobe Photoshop always allows you to freely manipulate images with your creative mind.
Many different tools are in Photoshop for doing it. You can use filters, effects, shadows, luminance, etc. in adobe photoshop to enhance the realism and quality of the images. you can adjust it as you want.
The default file extension for a work in progress is called [.PSD (Photoshop Document) ].
maximum size for width and height – 30,000px
maximum PSD file size – 2GB
Large photoshop format [.PSB (Photoshop Big)]
maximum size for width and height – 300,000px
maximum PSD file size – 4exabyte