English Adobe Photoshop CS5 Full Version Extended Retail Pack
Activation by internet
The name of the company, Adobe, comes from Adobe Creek in Los
Altos, California, which ran behind the houses of both of the
company's founders. Adobe's corporate logo features a stylized "A"
and was designed by the wife of John Warnock, Marva Warnock, who is
a graphic designer.
Adobe's first products after PostScript were digital fonts, which
they released in a proprietary format called Type 1. Apple
subsequently developed a competing standard, TrueType, which
provided full scalability and precise control of the pixel pattern
created by the font's outlines, and licensed it to Microsoft.
In the mid-1980s, Adobe entered the consumer software market with
Adobe Illustrator, a vector-based drawing program for the Apple
Macintosh. Illustrator, which grew from the firm's in-house
font-development software, helped popularize PostScript-enabled
Adobe Systems entered NASDAQ in 1986. Its revenue has grown from
roughly $1 billion in 1999 to roughly $4 billion in 2012. Adobe's
fiscal years run from December to November. For example, the 2007
fiscal year ended on November 30, 2007.
In 1989, Adobe introduced what was to become its flagship product,
a graphics editing program for the Macintosh called Adobe
Photoshop. Stable and full-featured, Photoshop 1.0 was ably
marketed by Adobe and soon dominated the market.
In 1993, Adobe introduced PDF, the Portable Document Format, and
its Adobe Acrobat and Reader software. PDF is now an International
Standard: ISO 32000-1:2008.
In December 1991, Adobe released Adobe Premiere, which Adobe
rebranded as Adobe Premiere Pro in 2003. In 1992, Adobe acquired
OCR Systems, Inc. In 1994, Adobe acquired Aldus and added Adobe
PageMaker and Adobe After Effects to its product line later in the
year; it also controls the TIFF file format. In 1995, Adobe added
Adobe FrameMaker, the long-document DTP application, to its product
line after Adobe acquired Frame Technology Corp. In 1996, Adobe
Systems Inc added Ares Software Corp. In 2002, Adobe acquired
Canadian company Accelio (also known as JetForm).
Adobe Systems Canada in Ottawa, Ontario (not far from
On December 12, 2005, Adobe acquired its main rival, Macromedia, in
a stock swap valued at about $3.4 billion, adding Adobe ColdFusion,
Adobe Contribute, Adobe Captivate, Adobe Acrobat Connect(formerly
Macromedia Breeze), Adobe Director, Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe
Fireworks, Adobe Flash, FlashPaper, Adobe Flex, Adobe FreeHand,
Adobe HomeSite, Adobe JRun, Adobe Presenter, and Adobe Authorware
to Adobe's product line.
Adobe released Adobe Media Player in April 2008. On April 27, Adobe
discontinued development and sales of its older HTML/web
development software, GoLive in favor of Dreamweaver. Adobe offered
a discount on Dreamweaver for GoLive users and supports those who
still use GoLive with online tutorials and migration assistance. On
June 1, Adobe launched Acrobat.com, a series of web applications
geared for collaborative work.Creative Suite 4, which includes
Design, Web, Production Premium and Master Collection came out in
October 2008 in six configurations at prices from about USD $1,700
to $2,500 or by individual application. The Windows version of
Photoshop includes 64-bit processing.On December 3, 2008, Adobe
laid off 600 of its employees (8% of the worldwide staff) citing
the weak economic environment.
On November 10, 2009, the company laid off a further 680
employees.Adobe announced it was investigating a "coordinated
attack" against corporate network systems in China, managed by the
Adobe's 2010 was marked by continuing front-and-back arguments with
Apple over the latter's non-support for Adobe Flash on its iPhone,
iPad and other products. Former Apple CEO Steve Jobs claimed
that Flash was not reliable or secure enough, while Adobe
executives have argued that Apple wish to maintain control over the
iOS platform. In April 2010, Steve Jobs published a post titled
"Thoughts on Flash" where he outlined his thoughts on Adobe Flash
and the rise of HTML 5. In July 2010, Adobe bought Day Software
integrating their line of CQ Products: WCM,DAM,SOCO,and Mobile
In January 2011, Adobe acquired DemDex, Inc. with the intent of
adding DemDex's audience-optimization software to its online
marketing suite. At Photoshop World 2011, Adobe unveiled a new
mobile photo service. Carousel is a new application for iPhone,
iPad and Mac that uses Photoshop Lightroom technology for users to
adjust and fine-tune images on all platforms. Carousel will also
allow users to automatically sync, share and browse photos.The
service was later renamed to "Adobe Revel". On November 9, 2011,
Adobe announced that they would cease development of Flash for
mobile devices following version 11.1. Instead it would focus on
HTML 5 for mobile devices.On December 1, 2011, Adobe announced that
it entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held
In December 2012, Adobe opened a new 280,000 square foot corporate
campus in Lehi, Utah.
In 2013, Adobe Systems endured a major security breach. Vast
portions of the source code for the company's software were stolen
and posted online and over 150 million records of Adobe's customers
have been made readily available for download.In 2012, about 40
million sets of payment card information were compromised by a hack
A class-action lawsuit alleging that the company suppressed
employee compensation was filed against Adobe, and three other
Silicon Valley-based companies in a California federal district
court in 2013. In May 2014, it was revealed the four companies,
Adobe, Apple, Google, and Intel had reached agreement with the
plaintiffs, 64,000 employees of the four companies, to pay a sum of
$324.5 million to settle the suit.
1 . Create the stunning images you envision with Adobe Photoshop
CS5 software, the professional industry standard for digital image
2 . Use comprehensive, state-of-the-art tools for outstanding image
manipulation and superior compositing.
3 . Combine multiple shots into stunning high dynamic range images
and beautiful panoramas.
4 . Use new tools that let you paint with realistic effects and
easily select intricate image content, such as hair.
5 . Edit nondestructively and take advantage of superior raw
processing; remove noise, add grain, create post-crop vignettes,
and more. Remove image elements and see the space fill in like
Create powerful images with the professional standard
Easily explore new creative directions: Create 3D logos and artwork
with Adobe Repoussé technology. Twist, rotate, extrude, bevel, and
inflate these designs, and then apply rich materials like chrome,
glass, and cork.
Advanced 3D editing capabilities
Push your creative boundaries with powerful 3D editing tools--even
paint directly on 3D objects. Add 3D objects to your designs and
create amazing composites. Illuminate your scene with real
lighting, and animate your objects.
Motion content editing
Paint, add text, and clone over multiple frames of an imported
video sequence using your favorite Photoshop tools.
Easy access to core editing power
Get just the tools you need--exactly when you need them--when
performing common editing activities. Adjustments and Masks panels
guide you in making precise edits.
Extraordinary creative tools
Achieve realistic painting effects with the ability to mix colors
on canvas and create natural brushstrokes. Merge multiple exposures
into stunning high dynamic range (HDR) images. Move, remove, warp,
or stretch any image element.
Easily merge multiple exposures to extend the dynamic range with
more power, precision, and fidelity than ever before. Convert to
black-and-white in new ways. And use Dodge, Burn, and Sponge tools
that intelligently preserve color and tone details.
Use measurement and counting tools to extract quantitative
information from images. Record and export data for further
analysis. Import DICOM files as frames or as a volume to directly
analyze and edit your image data.
Industry-leading raw image processing
Enjoy superior results when you convert raw images with the Camera
Raw 6 plug-in, which offers support for over 275 camera models plus
nondestructive editing so you can experiment without harming your
Automated compositing tools
Easily create a single image from a series of shots that have
different focal points, smoothly blending color and shading and
extending your depth of field. And take advantage of accurate,
automatic layer alignment.
Efficient media management
Manage your media visually with Adobe Bridge CS5 software. Enjoy
more flexible batch renaming plus the ability to access files in
the context of your work using the customizable Adobe Mini Bridge
Powerful printing options
Get outstanding prints in less time with automation, scripting, and
a print dialog box that's easier to navigate.
Broad file format support
Import and export hundreds of file formats, including PSD, AI, PDF,
NEF, CRW, TIFF, BMP, Cineon, JPEG, JPEG2000, FXG, OpenEXR, PNG,
Targa, DICOM, OBJ, KMZ, Collada, U3D, 3DS (import only), 3G, FLC,
MOV, AVI, DV Stream, Image Sequence, MPEG-4, and FLV.
Personalize Photoshop and extend its capabilities. Use
developer-created custom panels to accomplish specific tasks. Visit
the Adobe Photoshop Marketplace for third-party plug-ins and
resources. And check out Adobe Community Help for tips and tricks.
Adobe Photoshop Lightroom integration
Enjoy tight integration with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom software
(sold separately), easily moving files from Lightroom to Photoshop
CS5 to create HDR images, panoramas, and multilayered Photoshop
documents. Roundtrip your files back to Lightroom.
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