With CS6 Adobe discontinues boxed versions of it’s creative software. In the future they will only be available throgh the Creative Cloud subscription service. Of corse the previously owned boxed versions will continue to operate, but you cannot buy them and the company releases no more updates to them to increase their compatibility or stability.
Interesting social experiment using the tools of photography and model retouching. Everyday women have been transformed into cover girls who in the end turned out not to like the result better. They actually prefer accepting their original look instead of the altered but fake one portrayed by the retouched photos. We just don’t know if they are really honest in this video.
In the Christmas preparation preriod Adobe made his best offer ever to connvince photographers to choose their cloud base subscriptions. They offered an unbeatable price for the most popular photography software package.
It is an ethernal debate what editing can be done on a digital photo and what type of retouching is forbidden. I have searched through many sources for details on this topic. I think I found the most detailed description.