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These videos are rentable worldwide, and allow you to pause, rewind, and watch as many times as you like over the 3-day rental period. |
RetouchPRO LIVE "Ask Chris Cox"
This is an unedited HD 1080p recording of our August 6, 2011 live show. The show is over 2 hours long, and you can pause, rewind, and watch as many times as you like over the 3-day rental period. |
Chris Cox is a Senior Engineer at Adobe responsible for Photoshop. He wrote or optimized many of the features you use everyday.
He answered many questions from our live audience on a wide variety of Photoshop topics including:
How the content-aware tools work
The difference in the Sharpen filters
How the Reduce Noise filter works, and how it differs from ACR/Lightroom noise reduction
How bugs get fixed
Working with 32 and 64 bit versions
Debunking some Photoshop myths (and confirming one)
What OpenGL and OpenCL do
False color and astrophotography
LUT vs. Matrix (I didn't know what they were, either)
Plus he finally settles the Mac/PC wars (at least as far as Photoshop is concerned), and many other topics.
RetouchPRO LIVE "Ask an Adobe Engineer" with Chris Cox
This is a slightly edited HD 1080p recording of our January 30, 2010 live show. The show is over 2 hours long, and you can pause, rewind, and watch as many times as you like over the 3-day rental period. |
Chris Cox is a Senior Engineer at Adobe. Chances are good he's written or optimized many of your favorite features in Photoshop. Arguably, no other single person knows as much about Photoshop's innards as Chris.
Watch Chris's full-sized screen as he fields questions from the live studio audience about Photoshop's workings and history. Of particular interest is an in-depth explanation of how each blur mode works. Plus he shares the dirty little secret of AdobeRGB. There are many more facts and anecdotes like that in this fascinating Q&A session.
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