Excerpt: The release of Photoshop CS ($649 direct when bought separately, or $169 to upgrade) offers truly useful file management functions and pre-processing tools to jump-start the digital image workflow. Photoshop 7.0 introduced a visual browser, which was really a limited-function lightbox.
Adobe Photoshop CS5 adds enhancements to the image-editing software that enable smoother workflow and boost creativity.
Good Gear Guide.au
16 August 2007
Summary: Adobe Photoshop CS5 has lots of little tweaks, enhancements, and improvements that add up to smoother workflow, greater convenience, and more creative potential for those who use Photoshop day in and day out.
Pros: Fun Mixer Brush offers creative potential, Refine Mask and Content Aware tools save time in selecting and cloning
Cons: HDR Toning works only on a single-layer image, Refine Edge dialog box doesn't have Undo/Redo options