Adobe releases Photoshop CS6 Public Beta, after months of teasing


Adobe has finally released a Public Beta for its upcoming Photoshop CS6. Packed with new innovations, features, and incredible performance enhancements, this release is expected to be groundbreaking.

“Photoshop CS6 will be a milestone release that pushes the boundaries of imaging innovation with incredible speed and performance. We couldn’t wait to share this beta of Photoshop CS6 with our customers and are looking forward to hearing from them and seeing the ways they are incorporating the beta into their daily creative workflows,” Adobe stated in an official press release.

So whats new? Photoshop CS6 will have performance enhancements, imaging magic and creativity tools that offer a new experience in digital imaging. “Key features include new additions to the Content-Aware tools: Content-Aware Patch allows greater control by letting users select and duplicate an area of an image to fill in or “patch” another, and Content-Aware Move lets users select and magically move an object to a new place in the image,” Adobe adds. You can take a look at all the recent sneak peeks from Adobe, which offer more insight into the new Photoshop CS6 and its new user interface and numerous new features.

Adobe Photoshop CS6 is set for release on the Mac OS and Windows platforms in the first half of 2012.

You can download Photoshop CS6 Public Beta, which includes features from Photoshop CS6 Extended (3D editing tools). The Public Beta is available in English and Japanese and users will be required to provide an Adobe ID for login and activation.