Archive for August 22nd, 2005

Aug 22, 2005

Photoshop CS2’s Lens Correction tool

Squeezing a bit more image area after using Photoshop CS2’s Lens Correction tool to restore verticals in some architectural images. (This only works with shots with simple foregrounds.)

Aug 22, 2005

Adobe bids to defend digital dominance

Source: CNN

SAN JOSE, California (CNN) — Software company Adobe has a hand in almost everything we see in print and on the Web.

From a pop music video, to the design of a can of Coke and a magazine layout — Adobe is probably there.

Aug 22, 2005

Canon EOS 5D – Finally, Affordable (Sort of) Full Frame Arrives

Source: Luminious Landscape
Written By Michael Reichmann

What would happen if a Canon 1Ds mated with a Canon 20D? You’d end up with either headlines on CNN, or, the just announced Canon 5D.

Following much humorous speculation online, especially after the spec sheet was “leaked” about a week before the official announcement, with many self-proclaimed experts pontificating on how the specs weren’t credible and the images had to have been “Photoshopped”, the truth is that the spec sheet was real, and so is the camera.

Aug 22, 2005

Canon Launches New Lineup of PIXMA Photo Printers

Five New Photo Printers Join the Canon PIXMA Line Offering Variety of Features, New Canon ChromaLife100 System and Canon’s Pioneering FINE Print Head Technology

Press Release: LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 22, 2005– Canon today added five new single function models to its PIXMA photo printer line. The new models now feature large LCD screens, sleek new compact designs and one printer offers built-in wireless capability.

Aug 22, 2005

Canon Announces New Cameras

Canon EOS 5D (full frame) to ship in October for US$3299
Canon EOS-1D Mark II N adds larger LCD screen, numerous refinements

Source: Rob Galbraith Digital Photography Insights
Written By Rob Galbraith

Aug 22, 2005

Error: “…user name, organization, or serial number is missing or invalid…”

Source: Photoshop Support Knowledgebase

Issue:When you start any of the applications installed with Adobe Creative Suite 2.0 they return the error, “Your [Adobe application] user name, organization, or serial number is missing or invalid. The application cannot continue and must now exit. ”

Aug 22, 2005

Corel Hopes to Entice FreeHand Users

The developer of the CorelDraw Graphics Suite offers lower pricing, but may find the design community reluctant to switch from established tools.

Source: Publish
Written By Nettie Hartsock