Enthusiasts who have probably been waiting to glimpse into the latest offerings of a certain California-based software company’s digital imaging software, can now download the Adobe Photoshop CS6 beta release. Naturally, it arrives with improvements to proffer an enhanced user experience for getting work done swiftly and efficiently.
The key additions come in the form of the Content-Aware Patch and Mouse tools. These developments allow users to quickly duplicate selected areas or simply move objects around within images. Powered by the Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine, this offering should make near-instant results possible by applying tools like the Puppet Warp, Liquify, Transform and Lighting Effects.
“Photoshop CS6 will be a milestone release that pushes the boundaries of imaging innovation with incredible speed and performance,” states Winston Hendrickson, vice president products, Creative Media Solutions, Adobe. “We couldn’t wait to share this beta of Photoshop CS6 with our customers and are looking forward to hearing from them and seeing the ways they are incorporating the beta into their daily creative workflows.”
In addition to the aforementioned attributes, the CS6 beta tags along a dark UI to make pictures stand out and it comes with searchable layers as well as new type styles amongst various others. The latest version of the software also brings in quantitative imaging analysis and 3D editing features that will be part of the Photoshop CS6 Extended final release, when it starts to ship.
The Photoshop CS6 beta is now available for download free of cost through the Adobe Labs website. For the completion of online product activation and one-time login, users will have to provide an Adobe ID.