Photoshop 6.0 officially launched by Adobe
The new version 6.0 of Adobe's image editing program was officially presented today. Above all, the user interface has been improved, and the layer technology and tools have also been expanded to include some functions.
A new one The feature is the support of vector graphics. A new tool allows rubber-like distortion of graphics. With the text tools, text can be formatted in a variety of ways and it is possible to insert paragraph text directly into the image. As in Adobe Acrobat, sticky notes can now be attached to images. ImageReady software, which is available separately, is aimed primarily at web designers. With ImageReady, creating animations, roll-over effects and image maps is no longer a big problem. The price of just over 2000 DM makes it only interesting for companies, since no private individual is willing to pay this high price. The update is a bit cheaper at 650 DM. Version 6.0 will be available in Germany before Christmas.