Adobe Photoshop

Image editing & graphic design software for Windows & MacOS

About Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop is an image editing and graphic designing software that helps businesses streamline photo editing and compositing processes and create digital paintings and animations. The artificial-intelligence (AI)-enabled platform lets designers invite external stakeholders to edit documents and share projects via live streaming functionality.

Features of Adobe Photoshop include project management, collaboration, configurable workflows, offline access, data storage management, analytics, and more. It enables users to automatically synchronize presets such as shapes, brushes, styles, swatches, patterns, and gradients across desktop devices. The application also helps administrators view previous versions of documents, create photo collages, transform shapes using a custom shape tool, and remove objects from photos.

Adobe Photoshop lets employees adjust image colors, remove minor blemishes, add monochromatic effects, and darken or lighten the grey values of specific colors for enhancing the image contrast. It allows employees to create drawings with chalk, markers, spray paint, felt-tip pens, and various other types of brushes.

Pricing starting from:

US$20.99/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

Devices

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Markets

United States

Supported Languages

Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Pricing starting from:

US$20.99/month

  • Free Version
  • Free Trial
  • Subscription

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Features

Total features of Adobe Photoshop: 24

  • 3D Digital Asset Management
  • CAD Tools
  • Collaboration Tools
  • Content Import/Export
  • Content Sharing
  • Custom Brushes
  • Custom Fonts
  • Data Storage Management
  • Design Management
  • Design Templates
  • Drag & Drop
  • File Management
  • Image Editing
  • Image Library
  • Interactive Content
  • Mobile App
  • Pattern, Color & Art Storage
  • Pre-built Templates
  • Preview Functionality
  • Real Time Editing
  • Search/Filter
  • Text Editing
  • Watermarking
  • Workflow Management

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Canva

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Reviews

Overall rating

4.8 /5
(904)
Value for Money
4.2/5
Features
4.8/5
Ease of Use
4.1/5
Customer Support
4.2/5

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Md fateh ali S.
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  • Industry: Design
  • Company size: 11-50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

"In Photoshop, Sky is the limit."

Reviewed on 04/06/2022

Adobe Photoshop is still unbeatable photo editing software. Photoshop is one of the best creations...

Adobe Photoshop is still unbeatable photo editing software. Photoshop is one of the best creations of Adobe Company. It's the favorite image editing software for every professional designer. Easy to use for any new bee and you can create anything using your imagination. In Photoshop, Sky is the only limit.

Pros

Adobe Photoshop has been the most used photo editing software for the longest time in the design field. It has plenty of pros that I can describe. The UI of Photoshop is absolutely incredible, and it has a wide variety of features and plugins. Edit photos and graphics it's easy and convenient. In image manipulation, Photoshop will introduce thousands of doors to the creative world. Selecting a subject and removing background from any image is 1 click away from getting a significant result. It has some crazy features like neuro filter, camera raw filter, sky replacement filter, and so on.

Cons

Definitely, Photoshop has some cons like its extreme resource hunter. If your PC configuration is up to date, then it's ok with you. Otherwise, it will take a while to open it, and if the file size is bigger, it will lag.

Also, the subscription to this software will be costly but comes out with significant results.

Alternatives Considered

Affinity Designer

Reasons for Switching to Adobe Photoshop

Adobe is more reliable, convenient, and resource full design software compared to others.
Verified Reviewer
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  • Industry: Graphic Design
  • Company size: 11-50 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 8.0 /10

Very complete and competitive program

Reviewed on 27/06/2022

I think it is the best first step in the editing world and you can do such great things and...

I think it is the best first step in the editing world and you can do such great things and projects with such little tools if you are a begginer

Pros

It is one of the most complete and at the same time basic programs to use in the Adobe family. You can do various types of works, from photo editing, graphic design, etc.
It does not have the best resolution in terms of vectors like Illustrator for example or specific features like InDesign but in very complete in all the terms.

Cons

The differences between other programs such as change the size of the texts, objects, etc. The long waitings for some of the features to be ready to continue working on...

Annie guo V.
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  • Industry: Media Production
  • Company size: 2-10 Employees
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Value for Money
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

Photoshop is still the best out there

Reviewed on 22/04/2022

I love it! I've been able to design flyers and ads, edit closed eyes, and resize photos for print....

I love it! I've been able to design flyers and ads, edit closed eyes, and resize photos for print. What I love is that you can find tutorials to help you do almost anything to a photo! Other users are happy to share their knowledge and experience. The software can feel intimidating but like everything else, you get better (and faster) with practice!

Pros

Adobe Photoshop has a gazillion useful tools/features if you learn how to use the software. Some of this takes time and getting better with each use. For example, one photo you might want to brighten the background and another photo you might want to crop around hair. With each photo edit, you can learn different tools. Photoshop is still the best photo editing software I've been able to find! I use it for work (editing a magazine) to personal use (editing photos of my family). Even simply making photos brighter is a huge difference!

Cons

I think editing photos and adding filters has gotten a little out of hand. For example "photoshopping" is its own verb/phrase now! Large media companies and celebrities are setting these trends of overediting. It's amazing and scary at the same time that Photoshop has so many tools to completely manipulate a photo.

Alternatives Considered

Sketch, Magic Pixel and Canva

Reasons for Switching to Adobe Photoshop

It's the BEST and most well known product! It's also what most people in the design industry use.
Balaji S.
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  • Industry: Biotechnology
  • Company size: 5,001-10,000 Employees
  • Used Weekly for 2+ years
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

Best tool for image editing and graphic design work

Reviewed on 27/06/2022

Over all, this is one of the best software which I use and still love to learn. Every time there...

Over all, this is one of the best software which I use and still love to learn. Every time there will some new features release happens and makes the graphic designers life easy. There are some short falls but I hope those will be covered in upcoming new releases.

Pros

This is one of the first software which I started learning myself. Till date I use this tool for all my professional as well as personal work.

Cons

We don't have option to export all the layers as separate PDF. We have the option to export in to jpeg but, if we have the same feature for other format that would be really great. As of now I need to use some external tool to export all the images to PDF. In Photoshop I have to do it individually, which I hate doing it

Alternatives Considered

GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program)

Reasons for Choosing Adobe Photoshop

It was a old software and it has been acquired by Adobe back in 2007 I think.

Reasons for Switching to Adobe Photoshop

Photoshop has wide verity of features where as GIMP seems to be simple photo editor and also I am more comfortable with Adobe products. If I am learning a new tool, some of the follow the same approach as Photoshop and its quick to learn.
Bruno L.
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  • Industry: Graphic Design
  • Company size: Self Employed
  • Used Daily for 2+ years
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  • Value for Money
  • Ease of Use
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  • Likelihood to recommend 9.0 /10

I like Photoshop because it helps me with editing tasks

Reviewed on 05/06/2022

I've been using it for over 10 years, and to this day I have no intentions of changing editors,...

I've been using it for over 10 years, and to this day I have no intentions of changing editors, because I can quickly find items and palettes for my use. Very good.

Pros

I like how the palettes are positioned and also the items that I always use are very quick to use.

Cons

I wish photoshop could adjust the file size in psd, sometimes the native file in layers is very heavy.

Alternatives Considered

Adobe Lightroom

Reasons for Switching to Adobe Photoshop

Fast and robust in easy processes and palettes and great native features.
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Adobe Photoshop offers the following pricing plans:

  • Starting from: US$20.99/month
  • Pricing model: Subscription
  • Free Trial: Available

Adobe Photoshop is available for $20.99 per month.

Adobe Photoshop has the following typical customers:

Self Employed, 2-10, 11-50, 51-200, 201-500, 501-1,000, 1,001-5,000

Adobe Photoshop supports the following languages:

Arabic, Bulgarian, Chinese, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Traditional Chinese, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese

Adobe Photoshop supports the following devices:

Android (Mobile), iPhone (Mobile), iPad (Mobile)

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Adobe Photoshop offers the following support options:

Email/Help Desk, FAQs/Forum, Knowledge Base, Phone Support, 24/7 (Live rep), Chat

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