what is Photoshop:
Photoshop is the popular name of an image editing software program. His full name is Adobe Photoshop and is developed by the company Adobe Systems Incorporated. Runs on Apple Macintosh and Windows operating systems.
This product trade name can be translated in English as ‘photo shop’. “Although there are other similar programs like GIMP or PhotoPaint, in popular culture, this word is used to refer also to the ‘ digital retouching of an image”. For example: “In this photo have been passed with the Photoshop”.
Photoshop CS6 and Photoshop CC 14.0
Photoshop CS6 is the version of this program marketed from 2012. Photoshop CC 14.0 is included within Adobe Creative Cloud which is a package of programs and applications that allows to have access to new features and updates to these programs.
Features of Photoshop
There are several versions of this program. Through the web page of Adobe Creative Cloud you can have access to a test version of a month and the acquisition of this product monthly or yearly.
In general, Photoshop allows you to modify scanned images, especially photographs. It is also used for creating and editing graphics and images (for example, logos). The form, light, color and the bottom are some of the aspects that this tool allows to edit.
Tutorials for Photoshop
In the world via the internet and digital can have access to multitude of tutorials or manuals that they help to use this program. For example, the company Adobe Systems Incorporated has online a collection of tutorials for Photoshop for free access and in Spanish.
Controversy with Photoshop
The use of this type of program is controversial at times when the manipulation of the images used with political, propagandistic or commercial purposes transforming reality. For example, in 2008 a retouched picture of a launching of a few missiles in Iran tests was News International. Similarly, the use of such programs in the world of fashion and advertising raises controversy when pictures of models are airbrushed to the point that they distort reality. Different associations have shown complaints claiming that it can cause anorexia and bulimia eating disorders to show an ideal of beauty hardly attainable.