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What it’s like to use Photoshop 1.0 on a vintage Mac, 25 years later

Photoshop 1.0, 25 years later. Screengrab: Cult of Mac

Photoshop 1.0, 25 years later. Screengrab: Cult of Mac

First released in 1990 for the Macintosh Platform, Photoshop 1.0 turned 25 years old last month. To mark the occasion, CreativeLive asked eight Photoshop professionals to try to do their jobs — on camera, of course — on the original 1.0 version of Photoshop.

Spoiler alert: they didn’t have an easy time. “Only one level of Undo? No live preview? Is this even real life?”

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Check out the design goods bundle from Creative Market – over $690 value for just $39! [Sponsored post]

Check out the design goods bundle from Creative Market – over $690 value for just $39! [Sponsored post]

This post is brought to you by Creative Market.

Valid till next Tuesday 23rd, Creative Market, a platform for handcrafted, mousemade design content from independent creatives around the world, is offering a Super Deluxe Bundle of 60 handpicked graphics, fonts and add-on products worth $694 for just $39. That’s a 94% discount. See the offer and grab your Creative Market Super Deluxe Bundle here.

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Adobe Creative Cloud just got truly awesome (with 1 tiny problem)

Adobe Creative Cloud just got truly awesome (with 1 tiny problem)

New hardware and software make Adobe’s Creative Cloud Photography plan almost irresistible. Photo: Adobe

I was all set to pull the trigger on Adobe’s Creative Cloud Photography plan, which gives subscribers access to Lightroom and Photoshop as well as Lightroom Mobile for the iPad and iPhone.

After all, it’s just $10 per month, right? (or €12.29/$16.71 in the EU). That’s about what I spend on Rdio, or Dropbox, and I get Lightroom on my frickin’ camera.

But I decided to hold off and see if one huge doozy of a design problem is fixed before my 30-day trial of the service finishes up. This will also give me time to check out the amazing new Adobe Photoshop Mix, which is what Photoshop for iPad should have been all along.

And the little problem that could be a deal-breaker? You’re gonna love it…

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Master Design With The Name Your Own Price Learn To Design 2.0 Bundle [Deals]

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Wouldn’t it be great to have everything you need in one package to learn about the elements of design? Further to that, wouldn’t it be great if you could name your own price for that package? Well, Cult of Mac Deals has both of those covered with The Name Your Own Price Learn To Design 2.0 Bundle!

With this bundle, you’ll get 8 courses and over 80 hours of professional instruction – and all for a price you’re willing to pay! We’ve also chosen three charities (Child’s Play Charity, World Wildlife Fund, and Creative Commons) that we believe make a significant, positive impact across the globe. 10% of your entire purchase will go to help whichever of those three charities you choose!

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Apple.com Updates With Nerdy Teenage Tim Cook Tribute [Humor]

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Following the unexpected uncovering of Tim Cook’s high school photos, Apple has updated the official iPhone 5s page and iSight section to pay tribute to the company CEO’s gawky yearbook origins. Looking good, Tim!

Spruce Up Your Apps With Two Flawless iOS 7 Design Templates [Deals]

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With over 1 million apps in the App Store, your app needs a good design to stand out. Cult of Mac Deals has got an offer that will help you get that good design – and at a fraction of hte cost and effort.

This deal is for two iPhone/iPad App Design Templates that will help you bring your app to life. The templates include an Xcode project which shows you how to implement the design in the template. You also get access to a Photoshop PSD file which means you can tweak the colors or look and feel of the app. For a limited time you can get these flawless iOS 7 App Design Templates at the low price of $39 – a savings of 80%!

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Shortcut-S, A 319-Key Keyboard For Photoshop

Shortcut-S, A 319-Key Keyboard For Photoshop

Shortcut-S is the kind of devices that is born when engineers get to make whatever they want. It’s a huge monster of a keyboard, with 319 keys all dedicated to separate Photoshop functions. It’s as if somebody took the piano and added a key to play every chord and note of Beethoven’s Eighth Symphony. Would that actually make it easier to play?

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iDraw 2 Now Imports And Edits Photoshop Files

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IDraw, the iPad vector-based drawing app, has just gone v2.0, and turned from a great drawing app into a crazy full-featured pro-level app. Here’s a taster of the new features:

Photoshop PSD Import/Export:

  • Import layered PSD files with vector paths and effects
  • Shape layers are imported as editable vector paths
  • Layer effects are imported as fully editable drop shadows, glows, etc.
  • Export designs as layered PSD files

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Get Thousands Of Design Assets And More With The Dynamic Designer Bundle [Deals]

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If you’ve been looking to add a ton of tools to your designer toolbox to start off the year, then this Cult of Mac Deals offer is going ot be right up your alley.

The Dynamic Designer Bundle features thousands of design assets and 10 premium website packages, providing you with a nearly endless supply of design elements that you can use for your personal or professional projects. The total value of this package is $1340 but for a limited time you can get it for just $29 from Cult of Mac Deals!

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Hone Your Editing Skills With Photoshop Video Academy [Deals]

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Designers, photographers, artists, budding photoshop gurus – be honest with yourself, could your Photoshop, Lightroom, or Illustrator skills use some retouching? Maybe you just want to add a couple new tricks to your editor’s arsenal or bolster your portfolio.

No matter the reasoning, Photoshop Video Academy is the place to do it, and right now Cult of Mac Deals is offering you a one-year membership to the site for only $49 – 75% off the regular price – and this course is chock-full of easy-to-follow high-definition video tutorials for Photoshop, Lightroom, and Illustrator.

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