Summary: I wanted a current version without having to buy a subscription and it appears this is the last one. Should last me for many years. I'm not a professional, but somewhat knowledgeable with some formal training (and use it from time to time) and have been using Photoshop since the late 90's.
Pros: Upgrading from CS3 and no learning curve (at least for me) to be able to use it right off. I'm sure it has more that'll I'll explore over time. Last reviewer wrote and excellent review and was very helpful. Downloaded and installed without a problem (following the instructions from the last review).
Pros: After purchase, my electronic copy was available within a day. (I had purchased it after hours.) It was a single, easy download, and I never have to worry about losing the DVD or serial because it's always available from my Newegg account. It installed easily on two computers (allowed per the lic...
Cons: The file arrives as a .rar file, so you'll need to download 7-zip or some other freeware to first unzip the compressed file at initial install.
Excerpt: Having done a course at the local College in Information and Communication Technology, we had to have a dabble in the Graphic Design Department. 2 Years on, I had a PC, but Paint wasnt doing the job. Step Up CS2. And, oh my word, what a piece of kit.
One of the best editing softwares out. A star buy for any artist, photographer, industrialist...
19 May 2008
Excerpt: Are you a Graphics Designer? Do you want to achieve extraordinary results when editing photographs and making gorgeous pictures? If so, this is deffinatley the product for you! Adobe Photoshop CS2 was first released in late April 2005.
Great program, easy to use, lots of books/mags for it
2 June 2006
Excerpt: Adobe Photoshop CS. I have used this software for a few years now dating back to version 5/6, CS is the 8 i think and it has come along way with all areas. Shapes: I use alot of the shape tools for simple buttons for the web and maybe cool effects in backgrounds, they have been easy to get more of...