Archive for May 18th, 2005

May 18, 2005

Debugging ACR 3.1 Installation Problems

From the Adobe Camera Raw User to User forums

Thomas Knoll has suggested some troubleshooting tips on the installation of the Camera Raw 3.1 update.
(see original thread)

If Photoshop CS2/Bridge is not working correctly after you attempt to install ACR (Adobe Camera Raw) 3.1, here a some hints on how to debug common installation problems.


May 18, 2005

Creating Rough Edged Borders in Photoshop

If you want to add a rough edged border to an image there are various ways you can do this. You can scan a border from one photographic image and merge it with another photograph as a layer. Or you can buy plug-ins for Photoshop that incorporate custom border designs.

But in the following technique I am going to show you a fairly simple way to generate a random rough edged border within Photoshop.


May 18, 2005

Canon, Sony, Olympus Expect Digital Cameras Shipments to Slow

May 17 (Bloomberg) — Canon Inc., the world’s biggest digital camera seller, second-ranked Sony Corp., and rival Japanese makers expect shipments of the devices to slow this year as demand slows at home and in the U.S.

May 18, 2005

Software piracy losses rise in 2004

LOS ANGELES (MarketWatch) — Piracy continues to represent a major thorn in the side of software vendors, with over a third of software installed last year on the world’s computers having been pirated and resulting losses mounting to $33 billion, according to a study released Wednesday.