Sunday, 1 March 2015

Applications of Photoshop

More or less every one of us heard about Photoshop. As for general knowledge, we know that it is a photo editing software. But few of us know about the actual use of Photoshop and who uses Photoshop and why. We are going to take an in-depth look at Photoshop today.

Photoshop is photo editing and manipulation software which is mostly used for digital designing. For example, Photoshop is mostly used for graphic designing, photo editing, fashion designing, photography etc.

Photoshop for graphic designing

Photoshop is the number one tool for graphic designers. With Photoshop, graphic designing has reached to a different level which could never be achieved without the use of Photoshop. Photoshop can help graphic designers to bring their vision to reality.

Digital photography

Photoshop is now being used by professional photographers who use it to fine tune their images and add different effect to their photographs to make it lively. Ghost mannequin photography is now very popular due to the use of Photoshop. With Photoshop’s ghost mannequin technique, mannequin photographer can easily create a photograph where all the aspects of a garment can easily be shown.

Photoshop for animation

With Photoshop you can create dynamic animated artwork and designs. By using Photoshop, you can also create animation of a real person.

Use of Photoshop in fashion designing

Fashion designers need to draw sketch of their designed dresses and patterns. Photoshop can make this process very easy for them. You can draw sketches with Photoshop and manipulate different aspect of your design easily.

Photoshop for forensic purpose

That may sound a bit weird to you. What can Photoshop do in case of forensic work? When a crime happens, police usually take a lot of photographs of the crime scene for evidence purpose. With the help of Photoshop, the images can be enhanced to find out subtle things on the photograph.

Photoshop for publishing work

Photoshop is very useful for publishing work. Designing the page layout, cover page etc. are done by Photoshop to make a book look more attractive. Apart from that, newspaper, catalogue, magazines etc. are all designed by Photoshop. 

Illustration work

Though illustration work is mostly done with adobe’s another creation called illustrator but Photoshop can also do some illustration work.


This is a brief overview of Photoshop’s applications. There are lot more you can do with Photoshop. Application of Photoshop is only limited by your imagination.

1 comment:

  1. Could you tell what is the image size you start with, please. Love the effect. It seems to work best with blond hair in Ghost Mannequin Effcet