Adobe Photoshop is software which is a raster graphics editor developed and published by the company Adobe Inc. Available for Windows, mac OS and other common operating systems. It was originally created in 1988 by two persons named as Thomas and John Knoll. Since then, the software has gained the industry level standard in raster graphics editing, but in addition, digital art as a whole in the entire world industry community.
Photoshop can edit, create and compose raster images in multiple layers format and supports masks, and several color models including CIEL AB and RGB and CMYK, spot color etc. Photoshop uses its own file formats such as PSD and PSB to support these features. In addition to the raster graphics, the Photoshop has limited abilities to edit text and vector graphics, as well as every 3D graphics and video. You can increase its features by adding plug-ins; which is a programs developed independently for Photoshop that run inside it and provides enhanced features.
The naming scheme of Photoshop was initially based on the version numbers. However, in October 2002, each new version of Photoshop was designated with “CS” logo plus a number for example, the eighth major version of Photoshop was Photoshop CS and the ninth was named as Photoshop CS2.
Its Original author includes:
It’s Developed by:
First release was made in
February 19, 1990 almost 30 years ago
Stable release was made in
2020 (21.2.2) (August 17, 2020)
Operating system that it supports are:
Windows 10 version 1809 and later
mac-OS 10.13 and later
iPad OS 13.1 and later
Platforms supported are:
It is Available in 26 different languages.
Tools are in Adobe Photoshop:
Rectangular Marquee Tool and Elliptical Marquee Tool
Polygonal Lasso Tool
Magnetic Lasso Tool
Magic Wand Tool
Quick Selection Tool
Object Selection Tool
Brush Tool and Eraser Tool
Magic Eraser Tool
Clone Stamp Tool
Healing Brush Tool
Dodge Tool and Burn Tool
How to install?
In the first, download the latest version from the given download button.
At that point open the download file and run the setup for starting installation.
Then check the start option and then next for installation and also choose the path anyway set as default.
Then finally click the install option for completely installing.
The documents will be accessible in the chosen goal.
Close the procedure after the installation finishes.