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Adobe Photoshop CS5
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Adobe Photoshop CS5

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Adobe’s Photoshop CS5; Faster & More Features, But Is It Worth The Upgrade?

Shutterbug
1 September 2010
  • Excerpt: If a computer is part of your photographic workflow, then you’re probably already using Adobe’s Photoshop. The program has become standard for serious pros, erstwhile amateurs, and even those who just want to add some flair to their Facebook profile.
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Digital Camera Review
16 July 2010
  • Summary: Adobe Photoshop CS5 is the latest version of what is arguably the world’s most popular pro image editing program. So how do you go about updating such a wildly popular piece of software without alienating your current base of users? By adding new tools like Content-Aware Fill.
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Overall 10
10

Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended

PC Magazine
12 April 2010
  • Conclusion: How can you argue with the king? The swath of new features Adobe has implemented in its unparalleled photo editor make what was already the best even better, and more magical.
  • Pros: Lots of helpful upgrades to major tools. Many smaller but useful enhancements. Content-Aware Fill is both mind-blowing and astonishingly useful.
  • Cons: Expensive.
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Campus Technology
1 December 2009
  • Conclusion: Digital Media Page 2 of 2 Until now, Photoshop's paint engine hadn't been touched in any significant way since version 7 (five full versions ago). But with CS5, it gains an entire new category of brushes--bristle brushes--and a whole new way to apply paint to a canvas.
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Overall 10
10

Adobe Photoshop CS5 review

Macworld UK
6 days ago
  • Summary: Photoshop CS5 offers several productivity gains, including Repoussé and selection enhancements, HDR Pro and Content Aware Fill. Whether artistic tools like Mixer Brush and Puppet Warp will be worth the price depends on the type of work you do.
  • Pros: Faster 64-bit support, selection enhancements, content-aware fill, lens correction, Merge to HDR Pro, Mixer Brush, Puppet Warp, Repoussé and 3D improvements
  • Cons: Power hungry in places, optimised for high-end systems, Camera Raw plug-in in shipped version still requires an update, 3D offered in Extended version only
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Adobe Photoshop CS5 – Review

D-Photo and The Photographer's Mail
26 June 2010
  • Excerpt: Hans Weichselbaum runs his rule over the latest iteration of Adobe’s ubiquitous program In February this year Photoshop quietly celebrated its 20th birthday, and Adobe just released the 12th generation of Photoshop. Yes, CS5 does indeed contain Photoshop version 12.
  • Pros: Some great new features, particularly content-aware fill, automatic lens correction and artistic brushes, Improved selection tools, Interface remains familiar
  • Cons: A pricey upgrade from the already good CS4 — though worth the outlay if your income depends on Photoshop
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Overall 8
8.0

Adobe Photoshop CS5 review

TechRadar UK
9 June 2010
  • Summary: With clever new features and 64-bit operation, the impossible is quicker than ever
  • Pros: Content-Aware Fill, Edge Detection for selections, New photographic corrections, Improved 3D tools in Extended, 64-bit app improves speed
  • Cons: Even more painfully expensive
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Overall 10
10

Adobe Photoshop CS5 is about power and simplicity

Canadian Reviewer
4 June 2010
  • Excerpt: As a longtime Photoshop user, I was most excited to hear that the Creative Suite 5 (CS5) release would be introducing some really useful tools to what is widely considered as the premier image editing application on any platform.
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Overall 8
8.3
Performance 7
6.7

Photoshop CS5, still manages to impress after 20 years

PC Authority
27 May 2010
  • Summary: Major improvements throughout and extraordinary pixel processing magic see Photoshop CS5 firing on all cylinders
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Overall 8
8.3
Value for money 8
8.3
Features 10
10
Ease of use 7
6.7

Adobe Photoshop CS5

PC Pro
12 April 2010
  • Conclusion: Major improvements throughout and extraordinary pixel processing magic see Photoshop CS5 firing on all cylinders
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