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photoshop touch[edit]

what is the difference from a standart photoshop? (Idot (talk) 05:16, 30 May 2012 (UTC))

Touch is an application designed to work on current tablets - it cannot handle large images, can only handle a few layers, can only read and write a few file formats, and does not have most of the tools or adjustments found in Photoshop. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 50.143.178.247 (talk) 19:48, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

C++ citation dubious[edit]

The citation for the use of C++ as the development language references a forum message where someone with no obvious connection with Adobe responded to a question with the claim - itself having no provenance. Should be removed or referenced to a stronger source. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 87.115.93.15 (talk) 18:49, 10 July 2012‎ (UTC)

Hello
I verified your claim and your concern is indeed well-placed. The source in question is not approved by Wikipedia:Verifiability § Self-published sources. I will remove the claim immediately.
Best regards,
Codename Lisa (talk) 03:59, 10 August 2012 (UTC)

The source code for Photoshop released by Adobe shows that it was developed in C++ QuentinUK (talk) 02:37, 27 January 2014 (UTC)

Photoshop was NOT rewritten in Objective-C for Mac[edit]

Can someone with write access please add Objective-C to "Programming language used" Source: http://blogs.adobe.com/jnack/2008/04/photoshop_lightroom_and_adobes_64-bit_road.html — Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.42.171.137 (talk) 00:43, 10 August 2012 (UTC)

Hi.
I am afraid your source does not say such a thing. It says:

We began training our engineers to rewrite code in Objective C (instead of C++)

Now, whether they have actually released a version of Photoshop that is (at least in part) written in Objective C is yet to be verified.
Best regards,
Codename Lisa (talk) 03:51, 10 August 2012 (UTC)
Hi Codename Lisa
To support 64 bit architecture on OS X, Photoshop CS5 had to be rewritten from the ground up using Cocoa framework (which uses Objective-C language), porting from legacy Carbon framework (based on Toolbox framework written in C/C++ for Mac OS Classic)
Photoshop on Windows & Mac still uses C++, I'm not contesting that!!! I'm just asking for Objective-C to be added
The likelihood Photoshop is written in multiple languages

This means that 64-bit Mac apps need to be written to use Cocoa (as Lightroom is) instead of Carbon.

Source:http://blogs.adobe.com/crawlspace/2011/03/getting-photoshop-cs5-to-64-bit-on-macintosh.html
Source:http://www.pcworld.com/article/144119/adobe_64bit_photoshop_struggle.html
Source:https://developer.apple.com/technologies/mac/cocoa.html
Source:Objective-C#Objective-C++
Source:Cocoa (API)
Source:Carbon (API)
— Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.42.171.137 (talk) 11:33, 10 August 2012‎ (UTC)
Hi again
Quick questions: Do we have any 64-bit version of Adobe Photoshop running on Mac? If yes, since which release?
Best regards,
Codename Lisa (talk) 01:32, 11 August 2012 (UTC)
Yes, since Photoshop CS5.
Photoshop CS5 can run in 32-Bit mode or 64-bit mode, Photoshop CS6 dropped support for 32-Bit on Mac OS X.
Source:http://helpx.adobe.com/photoshop/kb/64-bit-os-benefits-limitations.html
Source:http://blogs.adobe.com/photoshopdotcom/2012/03/photoshop-cs6-operating-system-support-and-beyond.html
— Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.42.171.137 (talk) 13:54, 13 August 2012 (UTC)
Hi. Thanks for the info. I will ask someone in WikiProject Apple to analyze your sources and add Objective-C. (I'm sorry that I myself am not Mac-literate enough to do that.) So, please be patient a little more. Thanks in advance. Best regards, Codename Lisa (talk) 07:18, 14 August 2012 (UTC)
This article is a mess, Photoshop was clearly rewritten on the Mac for CS5 release, CS6 is only 64Bit on Mac. and is clearly using Cocoa framework (Objective-C)
Source:http://www.adobe.com/devnet/photoshop/sdk.html — Preceding unsigned comment added by 46.18.9.33 (talk) 11:27, 28 April 2013 (UTC)

Photoshop has not been rewritten - just refactored. Photoshop is still a C/C++ codebase, with a bare minimum of Objective-C needed for interfacing with MacOS UI APIs (less than 1% of the code). Photoshop also contains assembly, JavaScript and HTML - but you wouldn't claim those as the language that the application is written in. <Wikipedia won't let me sign this because I actually work on Photoshop>

Photoshop CS6 for Mac require Mac OS X 10.6.x or newer[edit]

Mac OS X 10.5.8 was the mini-requirement for CS5 not CS6
Source:http://blogs.adobe.com/photoshopdotcom/2012/03/photoshop-cs6-operating-system-support-and-beyond.html — Preceding unsigned comment added by 86.42.171.137 (talk) 14:06, 13 August 2012 (UTC)


Straighten??[edit]

"CS6 brings the "straighten" tool to Photoshop" - does it? I've been using that from the ruler tool of CS5 for a while. Could someone clarify this? Otherwise it's worth a change methinks. --Tom dl (talk) 00:26, 17 August 2012 (UTC)

Russell Brown[edit]

The link to Russell Brown goes to Russell Leslie Brown, the Scottish Labour Party Politician. I think they were really referring to Russell Preston Brown (I.e. Russell Brown Show) .... ? There is no page for Russell Preston Brown, though.

Ll1324 (talk) 00:09, 28 September 2012 (UTC)

Version history[edit]

The version history in the current revision all in all only holds one single sentence for all the Photoshop versions prior to CS1. That is not much. The section should probably summarize the entire version history of PS, not just focus on CS1 - CS6. – Acdx (talk) 09:28, 11 October 2012 (UTC)

Don't forget that there is a separate page http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Photoshop_version_history for the version history. This main page really should link to that instead of duplicating information. <can't sign because wikipedia doesn't let people who know what they're talking about sign in anymore > — Preceding unsigned comment added by 50.143.178.247 (talk) 19:39, 2 September 2014 (UTC)

Last version[edit]

I suggest adding sentence "The last available version of photoshop is ___, released in ____." in main (first) paragraph. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 141.138.33.53 (talk) 18:44, 5 April 2013 (UTC)

Scott Bakula image[edit]

This image looks unnecessary and inappropriate for this article. I'm not sure if it qualifies as vandalism, but it seems like it's more about the self-promotion of the "random man" than about Adobe Photoshop. Thoughts, anyone? Wikipedian77 (talk) 17:26, 30 May 2013 (UTC)

Scott Bakula is a well known actor famous for playing Samuel Beckett in a critically acclaimed movie. QuentinUK (talk) 02:41, 27 January 2014 (UTC)

Puppet warp[edit]

"Similar to the content-aware tool, the puppet warp tool reveals Photoshop’s intelligence..." This sounds like marketing collateral. Kortoso (talk) 21:43, 7 June 2013 (UTC) om namo narayanaya narayana ia a lord who is the great — Preceding unsigned comment added by 202.191.148.186 (talk) 05:09, 17 February 2014 (UTC)