Topic: Photoshop

Designers, Can You Solve the Mystery Hidden Inside This Photoshop File?

Adobe unveils sequel to last year's celebrated Halloween contest

Adobe and Edelman San Francisco had a surprise hit last Halloween with their "Photoshop Murder Mystery"—a crime hidden inside a Photoshop document, which designers could solve by sifting through the…

Victoria's Secret Ignored the Anger Over This Photo, So a Facebook Fan Fixed It (NSFW)

Is the brand now flat-out trolling?

Is Victoria's Secret now trolling its Facebook fans with intentional Photoshop fails? Some seem to think so, after the lingerie brand posted a photo of a model who has clearly suffered…

Fascinating Time-Lapse Videos Show How High-Fashion Retouching Is Really Done

Beautiful or ruinous?

It's become conventional wisdom that Photoshopping of models creates an impossible standard of beauty. But one retoucher seems inclined to vindicate the process somewhat by peeling back the curtain on…

These Photoshop Experts Are Good, but How Good Are They in Photoshop 1.0?

'Oh my God, there are no features'

Today's Photoshop sorcerers can do practically anything to an image, but do their powers extend all the way back to the software's original release? Clearly not, as you can see in…

Girlfriends’ Guide to Divorce Star Talks About Her Show's Controversial Ads

Lisa Edelstein on flipping the finger

Specs Who Lisa Edelstein Age 48 Claim to fame Stars as Abby on the Bravo series Girlfriends' Guide to Divorce Base Los Angeles Twitter @LisaEdelstein What's the first information you consume in the morning? I journal…

Watch This Design Wiz Make an Epic '80s Neon Laser Horse Step by Step in Photoshop

Mad skills, rad beast

Everyone loves a good how-to. We were mesmerized by Aaron Draplin's sick design skills a few months ago. And now video tutorial site Lynda presents another killer demo.  To celebrate Photoshop's…

Justin Bieber Claims Untouched Calvin Klein Photo Is Fake

Pop star causes quite a buzzy controversy

Justin Bieber sure made a lot of noise on the Internet this week. On Friday, the music website published what it claimed to be an untouched image from the pop…

When This Lingerie Brand Stopped Photoshopping Models, Sales Shot Up 9%

Aerie's pledge is paying off

Aerie's bold decision to ditch Photoshop and other retouching tools in its lingerie ads may be paying off in more than just good karma and public approval. According to Business Insider,…

ModCloth Signs Pledge to Avoid Retouching Photos of its Models

Photoshopped images will get 'Truth in Advertising' labels

Ever wish advertisers would just admit when they've airbrushed their models? Online retailer ModCloth promised to do so when it became the first retailer to sign the "Heroes Pledge for Advertisers."…

The Debate With Controversial Magazine Covers Is Alive and Well

Risks are not necessarily being rewarded

In the past four months, there’s been a barrage of magazine cover controversies. Kate Winslet, Lady Gaga and Kerry Washington were seen as being overly airbrushed by Vogue, Glamour and…