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New Adobe Photoshop AI Capabilities Unleashes Powerful Editing Features

New Adobe Photoshop AI Capabilities Unleashes Powerful Editing Features

January 9, 2023

Adobe’s Photoshop and Lightroom AI features were the most popular editing tools last year, with over 1.3 billion usages. Adobe has added to it by empowering Photoshop to make it savvier, collaborative, and simpler to make it accessible to creators across platforms and devices. Users can leverage the new Share for Review (beta) feature to collaborate with other contributors. It generates helpful feedback that creators manage within the Photoshop app. The additional features add powerful image editing functionality to Photoshop. Complicated tasks like picking detailed objects and pro visual effects became easier with Selection improvements. The one-click Delete and Fill tool removes and replaces objects in a single click. Powered by Adobe Sensei AI, the Photoshop desktop app exhibits features that improve accuracy and selections.

Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Express Gains AI Capabilities

Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Express Gains AI Capabilities

December 31, 2022

In a bid to invest in Generative AI, Adobe unveiled new AI capabilities that enhance creativity and precision for users of Adobe Creative Cloud apps and Adobe Express. The AI features in the latter give creators access to the powerful attributes of Adobe tools like Photoshop and Illustrator. With Content Authenticity Initiative (CAI), Adobe has pledged transparency with AI utilization. Adobe Express is an end-to-end creative solution that helps anyone create professional-level content. The new features will assist users in concentrating on creativity rather than mundane processes. These futuristic features will support software such as the new Photoshop Neural filter Photo Restoration, Adobe Lightroom tool Select People, and Quick Actions to optimize images, create components, and resize creatives as necessary.

Adobe Announces New Innovations for Substance 3D Tools

Adobe Announces New Innovations for Substance 3D Tools

December 21, 2022

Adobe has launched new ventures to improve experiences in 3D, Immersive, and Metaverse. The 3D Capture software in Adobe Substance 3D Sampler converts photographs into 3D models sporting real-world surface textures in a jiffy utilizing AI and photogrammetry technology. Substance 3D Modeler is another striking gesture-based digital sculpting tool that enhances desktop and VR displays by making sculpting 3D objects. These improvements will support 3D and 2D creators in designing standalone 3D content and immersive experiences fit for the metaverse. The Substance 3D Sustainability Calculator controls carbon emissions and resource consumption. Adobe has collaborated with Meta to deploy Substance 3D tools to design content on Meta’s Quest platform. Mac users can leverage the M1 and M2 series of Apple Silicon to enhance performance.

Adobe Partners With Leica and Nikon to Integrate Provenance Technology

Adobe Partners With Leica and Nikon to Integrate Provenance Technology

December 14, 2022

Adobe has merged its renowned Content Authenticity Initiative (CAI) technology with leading camera manufacturers Leica and Nikon. The company intends is to implement provenance technology C2PA standards into two cameras from the brands, Leica M11 Rangefinder and Nikon Z 9. Provenance is the list of facts that denotes the origins of a digital content like a photograph and Adobe spearheads adhesion to it through CAI. The basic idea is to demonstrate the authenticity of the images while capturing it. It will in turn bolster the trust users have on digital creatives. Users can access attributes like time, location, source and method of capturing the images as well as the edit history. Viewers can access a chain of legitimacy for the image from camera to cloud. The new feature will arrest the spread of misinformation through digital platforms.

New Features in Adobe to Support Small and Mid-sized Businesses

New Features in Adobe to Support Small and Mid-sized Businesses

November 27, 2022

Adobe’s fresh collaboration and automation features introduced into its product portfolio and Adobe Creative Cloud, streamlines workflow, reduces complexity, and automates tasks for SMBs. With SMBs struggling to get more done with fewer resources due to labor shortages, Adobe’s venture will help them work smart and thrive. Adobe has also joined hands with Meta, Etsy, and Mastercard to extend a helping hand to SMBs to access Adobe Creative Cloud and Adobe Document Cloud. The new Adobe Express, Adobe Fonts, and Adobe Acrobat updates empower SMBs to create bespoke content. Share for Review (beta) and Invite to edit options let users share links to Photoshop or Illustrator files, making co-editing, sharing, or replying to feedback all too easy. Leveraging AI powered by Adobe Sensei, SMBs can now deliver results to clients much faster.

Adobe Extends Collaborations With HBCUs and HSIs to Nurture Students

Adobe Extends Collaborations With HBCUs and HSIs to Nurture Students

November 11, 2022

Adobe announced a renewed partnership with educational organizations to fortify digital literacy and creativity. It is the company’s novel attempt to empower low-income or first-generation African American, Hispanic, and Latinx students in the US. Adobe Foundation extends ties with Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) and Hispanic-Serving Institutions (HSIs) like Bowie State University, Khan Academy, San José State University, the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, and Winston-Salem State University. It is to offer support to students from varied backgrounds and disciplines in technology and creative fields. The company increased its investments with educational organizations via grants, scholarships, and career development programs to help students communicate, collaborate, innovate, and persevere in the modern workforce.

Marketing Mix Modeling From Adobe to Measure the Impact of Marketing Dollars

Marketing Mix Modeling From Adobe to Measure the Impact of Marketing Dollars

October 25, 2022

The AI-powered solution from Adobe is a blessing for brands in targeting marketing dollars. Adobe‘s Marketing Mix Modeling (MMM) service, available in Adobe Experience Cloud, delivers robust AI and machine learning-based features that help brands accurately estimate the impact of marketing dollars. It utilizes Adobe’s AI engine Adobe Sensei to process marketing and advertising budgets to assess their business impacts. This solution is flexible and easy to configure. MMM collects, analyzes, and helps companies act on the insights in just weeks instead of months. The tool provides optimal budget allocation, plan investment scenarios, flexible technology, quick delivery, and promise of a cookieless future. Merchants like AAA Northeast have leveraged MMM to reduce ad spends by 16% and increase targeted performance by 28%.

Adobe Announces Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements for Agile Editing

Adobe Announces Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements for Agile Editing

October 12, 2022

Renewed Photoshop Elements 2023 and Premiere Elements 2023 from Adobe uncover amazing video and photo editing capabilities. They are available at the adobe website and leading retailers, priced individually at $99.99 or bundled for $149.99. The updates let users without prior editing skills create customized and professional creatives thanks to the new Adobe Sensei AI-powered features and over 87 step-by-step Guided Edits that anyone from beginners to advanced users can utilize. Elements 2023 provides a complete networking experience through its English-only beta web and mobile companion apps, allowing access, viewing, and sharing of photos and videos on the job. The AI advancements let users add Moving Elements and Artistic Effects for a touch of extra. Peek-through Overlays help create an illusion of depth in the photos.

Adobe Acquires Figma to Enhance Collaborative Creativity

Adobe Acquires Figma to Enhance Collaborative Creativity

September 27, 2022

Adobe recently announced that it has entered into a merger agreement to take over Figma for $20 billion in cash and stock. Figma is a web-first collaborative design platform that supports digital collaboration and design access between creators. Figma has a loyal user following consisting of developers, designers and students. The company enables mobile and web application creators to mingle online through its intricate design systems, comprehensive developer ecosystem, and multi-player workflows. The merger will change the future of creativity and productivity by accelerating the online process with modern product designs. Both companies will gain access to a combined and significant user pool and will be able to bring them together for collaboration, sharing ideas, brainstorming, collaborating, and creating together.

Adobe Camera to Cloud and Mo-Sys Unify for Cloud Video Content Solution

Adobe Camera to Cloud and Mo-Sys Unify for Cloud Video Content Solution

September 13, 2022

Adobe integrates Camera to Cloud powered by Frame.io with award-winning virtual productions solutions manufacturer Mo-Sys to create the world’s first cloud-based collaboration solution for content filmed on virtual sets. Adobe Camera to Cloud becomes compatible with multiple devices with this move. Thus, Adobe has authorized video experts to see visual effects live on Fame.io while shooting footage. This merger will make the solutions budget-friendly and accessible with quicker creative workflows for more filmmakers. The new Premiere Pro and After Effects versions save time with creative features while facilitating collaborations between video makers. NearTime cloud rendering in Unreal Engine by Mo-Sys combines camera shots with virtual content and seamlessly loads it to Fame.io, enabling instant global editing access.

Adobe Collaborates With FC Bayern to Revamp Fan Journeys

Adobe Collaborates With FC Bayern to Revamp Fan Journeys

August 29, 2022

FC Bayern, the world’s renowned football team, collaborates with Adobe to redesign fan experiences. They have signed a multi-year partnership to power the football club’s digital evolution. The club banks on Adobe’s enterprise solutions to appease its ever-growing fan base. Adobe will efficiently help them connect to their fans to give alluring and personalized sports experiences. The club has planned a long-term digital strategy to deepen customer engagement via Adobe software. Adobe Experience Cloud, with Adobe’s Real-Time CDP (customer data platform), will help them assimilate customer data patterns. Adobe Document Cloud, with Adobe Acrobat Sign, will support them with digitizing collaborations. Fans would soon access benefits like real-time notifications, merchandising discounts, videos, and ticket availability.

Magento Open Source 2.4.5 and Adobe Commerce 2.4.5 Release on the Same Date

Magento Open Source 2.4.5 and Adobe Commerce 2.4.5 Release on the Same Date

August 15, 2022

Magento Open Source 2.4.5 version has rolled out fully with multiple updates and fixes that the users were waiting. The latest version is equipped with 290 quality fixes and enhancements. It also features enhanced platform quality, GraphQL caching performance, payment methods, and accessibility. The update is good news for all Magento users as it also sports 20 security fixes and enhanced platform security. This latest variant includes Apple Pay and is compatible with PWA Studio v.12.5.x. It also supports Composer 2.2, Page Builder v.1.7.2, and Google Tag Manager. It includes added support for TinyMCE 5.10.2 and for jQueryUI 1.13.1 versions. The variant also fixes hundreds of issues in the codebase and issues with installation, upgrade, and deployment. It also has the successful sign-out process of Adobe Stock enabled.