Photoshop articles

Five Free Worthy Replacements for Paid Image Editors

Adobe Photoshop has long been the gold standard for image editing among professionals and photo enthusiasts. But for the average user who just wants to touch up the occasional photo, it can be hard to justify the cost and it probably does more way than you really need or care to do. There are plenty of free alternatives and we've rounded out our picks.

The unlikely story of the very first Photoshop image

Roughly 27 years ago, John Knoll snapped a photograph of his then-girlfriend Jennifer sitting topless on a beach in Bora Bora. The couple, both working for Lucasfilm’s Industrial Light & Magic special-effects company at the time, were on vacation following…

Happy Birthday: Adobe celebrates its 30th anniversary this week

Adobe is celebrating their 30th birthday this week. The company was founded in 1982 by Charles Geschke and John Warnock following their departure from Xerox PARC. The duo started working on PostScript, a page description language that would eventually be…