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Adobe Inviting Users to Beta Test Illustrator on iPad Ahead of 2020 Launch

Wednesday March 25, 2020 5:43 am PDT by Joe Rossignol
Adobe is in the process of inviting users to beta test its upcoming Illustrator app for the iPad, according to a MacRumors reader and Twitter users. Illustrator for iPad is designed with an emphasis on Multi-Touch and the Apple Pencil as input methods, and the app also takes advantage of the iPad's hardware, including the camera system. For instance, you can take a picture of a hand-drawn...

Photoshop Turns 30, Updated With Dark Mode Support on Mac and Object Selection Tool on iPad

Wednesday February 19, 2020 5:00 am PST by Joe Rossignol
Adobe is celebrating the 30th anniversary of Photoshop today with several updates to the app across the Mac and iPad. A key new feature on the Mac is support for Dark Mode on macOS Mojave and later. Photoshop already has a dark user interface on the Mac, but now system dialogs like the File menu will also be dark based on the systemwide appearance selected in System Preferences > General. ...

Adobe Lightroom Updated With Split View Support on iPad

Tuesday February 11, 2020 5:46 am PST by Joe Rossignol
Adobe today updated its Lightroom app for iPad with a few new features, most notably including Split View support on compatible iPad models, allowing Lightroom and another app to be open side by side. How to use Split ViewOpen an app Swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open the Dock On the Dock, touch and hold the second app that you want to open, and then drag it to the left or...

Apple Likely to Drop Adobe Flash Support in Next Version of Safari

Thursday January 23, 2020 3:16 am PST by Tim Hardwick
As noted in our coverage yesterday of the latest Safari Technology Preview 99, Apple has removed all support for Adobe Flash. Safari Technology Preview is basically a beta of the next version of Safari proper, all but confirming that Apple is officially ditching support for Flash in the next version of its native Mac browser. This means that when the next version of Safari is released, users ...

Photoshop for iPad Receiving 'Select Subject' Feature and More Today

Monday December 16, 2019 5:41 am PST by Joe Rossignol
Adobe today announced that it is rolling out an update for Photoshop for iPad with its promised "Select Subject" feature and more. Select Subject uses machine learning to enable users to automatically select the subject of an image to speed up complex selections. Adobe says the feature works exactly the same on the iPad as it does on the desktop. Adobe is committed to continue improving...

Lightroom for iOS Gains Support for Direct Photo Imports

Tuesday December 10, 2019 5:00 am PST by Juli Clover
Adobe today announced that the Lightroom photo editing app for iOS devices is gaining a new feature that allows for direct photo imports. With today's update, when you connect a Lightning to SD adapter or Lightning to USB 3.0 adapter to iPhone or a USB-C card reader to iPad, you can directly import RAW files into Lightroom without the need to make an extra copy in the built-in iOS camera roll. ...

Adobe Outlines Additional Features Coming to Photoshop for iPad Following Poor Reviews

Thursday November 21, 2019 7:44 am PST by Joe Rossignol
Following the public release of Photoshop for iPad earlier this month, Adobe has outlined additional features coming to the app in the coming months. By the end of 2019, this will include a new Select Subject feature that uses Adobe's Sensei machine learning technology to enable users to automatically select the subject of an image to speed up complex selections. And in December, Adobe says...

Adobe Launches Photoshop for iPad

Monday November 4, 2019 5:02 am PST by Juli Clover
Adobe is today launching its long-awaited Photoshop for iPad app, one year after first announcing plans to bring the desktop version of Photoshop CC to Apple's tablets. The Photoshop on ‌iPad‌ app is designed to let Photoshop desktop users open and edit PSDs right on their tablet devices, with the ability to see and edit layered documents and access key Adobe tools with touch gestures....

Adobe Bringing Illustrator to iPad in 2020

Monday November 4, 2019 5:01 am PST by Juli Clover
At its annual MAX conference, Adobe today announced that it is planning to bring its popular Illustrator CC app for the desktop to the iPad in 2020. Adobe Illustrator will follow Photoshop for ‌iPad‌, which is launching today. According to Adobe, development for Illustrator on ‌iPad‌ is in the early stages of development, but the Illustrator experience is being reimagined from the ground...

Adobe Releases Major Updates for Creative Cloud Apps on Mac: Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, and More

Monday November 4, 2019 5:00 am PST by Joe Rossignol
At its annual MAX conference today, Adobe announced a range of new features for its Creative Cloud suite of software for Macs and PCs, including Photoshop, Illustrator, Lightroom, InDesign, and more. Adobe Lightroom Adobe is releasing a major update to Photoshop on the desktop today with several improvements based on its Sensei artificial intelligence technology, including new capabilities in ...

Adobe 'All-In' on Photoshop for iPad, Illustrator for iPad Coming Next Year

Monday October 21, 2019 3:42 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Following a recent Bloomberg report that Adobe continues to be committed to releasing the promised Photoshop CC for iPad app by the end of 2019, Daring Fireball's John Gruber has offered up some additional info on Adobe's plans. Gruber says that Adobe is "all in" on photoshop for ‌iPad‌, and that it's viewed as a "serious top-shelf project for creative professionals." The team of...

Adobe Launches Premiere and Photoshop Elements 2020

Thursday October 3, 2019 6:02 am PDT by Juli Clover
Adobe today released updated versions of Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements, the company's affordable photo and video editing software aimed at casual users who want to improve their photos and videos with simple editing tools. Photoshop and Premiere Elements 2020 feature updated Adobe Sensei AI technology, new guided edits for walking users through various features within each app, and...

Adobe Launches 'Fresco' Painting and Drawing App for iPad

Tuesday September 24, 2019 6:00 am PDT by Juli Clover
Adobe today announced the launch of Fresco, its new painting and drawing app designed for the iPad. Adobe Fresco (formerly Project Gemini) is designed to allow artists to create professional quality drawings, but the interface has been created with simplicity in mind so anyone can use it. Adobe Fresco features infinitely scalable vector brushes, adaptable Photoshop brushes, and Live...

😂 😘 and ❤️ Named Most Popular Emoji in New Adobe Study

Wednesday July 17, 2019 6:00 am PDT by Juli Clover
Today is World Emoji Day, and in celebration of emojis, Adobe released its 2019 Emoji Trend Report, giving us some insight into the most popular emoji characters that people are using. For its report, Adobe surveyed 1,000 emoji users in the United States. The most popular emoji was the laughing face with tears of joy (😂), while the heart (❤️) came in second and the face blowing a kiss (😘) was...

Adobe Lightroom Returns to the Mac App Store

Thursday June 20, 2019 6:55 am PDT by Joe Rossignol
At WWDC 2018, Apple introduced a redesigned Mac App Store alongside changes to sandboxing parameters on macOS Mojave. Since then, several well-known apps have launched on or returned to the ‌Mac App Store‌, including the Microsoft Office suite, Microsoft To-Do, BBEdit, Transmit, and others. Next up is Adobe Lightroom CC, which is available on the Mac App Store as of today. The professional...

Adobe and Other Developers Are 'Incredibly Excited' About New Mac Pro

Monday June 3, 2019 12:35 pm PDT by Joe Rossignol
Apple today unveiled its long-awaited Mac Pro redesign at WWDC 2019. Following the keynote, Apple has published a press release highlighting positive feedback from pro app developers like Adobe, Pixar, and Autodesk. Adobe is "incredibly excited" about the new ‌Mac Pro‌, according to its vice president of 3D and immersive technologies Sebastien Deguy:We're incredibly excited about the new ‌Mac...

Adobe Updates Lightroom Apps for Mac and iOS With New Tutorials, Texture Tool and More

Tuesday May 14, 2019 6:00 am PDT by Juli Clover
Adobe today announced new Lightroom updates for the Lightroom iOS app and the Lightroom app designed for Macs. In Lightroom for iOS (and Android), there's a new Home view that offers up access to recent photos, interactive tutorials, and inspirational photos, providing you with ideas and the steps to execute those ideas. Adobe's new interactive tutorials for Lightroom walk you through...

Adobe Sends Out First Beta Invites for Photoshop CC for iPad

Tuesday May 14, 2019 2:51 am PDT by Tim Hardwick
Adobe is now accepting applications to a beta version of its forthcoming Photoshop CC for iPad app, due to be released later this year. The company has been sending out emails to Creative Cloud subscribers since Monday, inviting them to apply for the beta program and be among the first to try "Photoshop for the small screen." CC customers who click the link in the email are sent to a...

Adobe Warns Customers of Potential Legal Action for Using Older Versions of Creative Cloud Apps

Monday May 13, 2019 4:52 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Last week, Adobe announced that older versions of Creative Cloud apps such as Photoshop and Lightroom would no longer be available to its subscribers, and today, Adobe started sending out warning emails encouraging customers to update or potentially risk legal action. Adobe today started sending out warning emails to customers who are using older versions of Creative Cloud apps, letting them...

Adobe Tests Doubling the Price of Photography Plan With Photoshop and Lightroom

Thursday May 2, 2019 2:31 pm PDT by Juli Clover
Adobe today quietly debuted new pricing for its Photography bundle, which has long been available for $9.99 per month. Starting today, Adobe's website is listing a price tag of $19.99 per month, which is double the previous price. The bundle includes access to Photoshop CC, Lightroom CC, and Lightroom Classic, and is aimed at photographers. In a statement provided to PetaPixel, Adobe said that ...