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Digital Publishing Suite + Photoshop Touch SDK = Amazing

Check out this outstanding example of what can be achieved with our just-launched Photoshop Touch SDK, from our friends over at DI Magazine.   What a fantastic idea — using a digital magazine on iPad to drive a Photoshop tutorial on your Mac (or PC). They also developed their digital magazine using Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, in a perfect storm of Adobe digital technology customer ingenuity.


For those of us who have trouble telling their Gaussian Blur from their Clone Stamp, this is revolutionary stuff that will bring the amazing creative power of Photoshop into many more hands.  Woof!

Photographers Turned Product Developers?

Yes, there are certain windows of time in which photographers actually get to step into the shoes of the product development team at Adobe and contribute to a final release. Today, marks the highly anticipated public preview of Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 beta for Mac and Windows – a sneak peek of what’s to come. Lightroom has historically been an application formed from the direct feedback of photographers to address specific workflow needs. During the beta period photographers can actually moonlight as product developers, contributing their reactions, requests and responses to what currently exists in the application.

Lightroom is the essential digital photography workflow solution, helping serious amateur and professional photographers quickly import, manage, enhance and showcase all their images from one application. Available as a free download on Adobe Labs, Lightroom 3 beta delivers an early look at new tools that will be in Lightroom 3, including more intuitive importing, unparalleled noise reduction and sharpening tools, enhanced slideshow capabilities and direct publishing to online photo sharing sites like Flickr®. Visit to learn more and download the beta. Feedback can be submitted on the Lightroom forums: Users also can connect with Adobe at or, and can add the tag #AdobeLR3beta to tweets about the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 beta.

Lightroom is 4 times more popular than Apple Aperture

John Nack from Adobe’s Photoshop team, shares some data on how Adobe Photoshop Lightroom is stacking up with Apple Aperture. Among photo pros using the Mac, Lightroom is now around four times more popular. Remember all those obituaries written for Adobe’s Digital Imaging business when Apple entered the market? Thought not.

Check out his blog post for more details

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