Photoshop has a birthday coming up. Actually, it's first release date was one day before our very own Ryan Kiedrowski's birthday! PS has been a staple in the image-editing world since 1990 (yeah, crazy, I know!), but are Adobe products still relevant today?
There are several choices for paid and free apps to edit images. Some may be on par with Adobe, others perhaps fall below the bar, and some seem to be gunning for Adobe's top spot (lookin' at you, Affinity!). It's mind-boggling for photographers and graphic editors just starting out as to where to invest their money, not to mention time learning a system. Here are a few things to consider about Photoshop:
In closing, just bite the bullet and subscribe to Creative Cloud. It's the easiest way to access the power and stay current with Photoshop and other Adobe products. Save yourself time and frustration, just get a legit version!