Reinventing the Crop tool Photoshop


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Reinventing the Crop tool

One of the most difficult parts of my job as the Senior Product Manager of Photoshop is deciding which areas of the application to work on and which areas not to. And one of the things that helped the most in CS6 was having access to what's called Headlights. In CS5 we implemented functionality called Headlights, which allows for an Opt-in program where we can see how people are using the application. Now we can't see a Photoshop user's images, but we can see which tools they're using, which menus they're going through, which features they're navigating through.

So if someone who's charting the course on where we're going to develop the application, this is priceless. And one of the things that we found out in looking at all of that CS5 data, and we had tens of millions of records, is that overwhelmingly the most used tool was the Crop tool. And the Crop tool really hadn't been changed a lot over the course of over two decades; it had been with Photos...

Reinventing the Crop tool
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Reinventing the Crop tool provides you with in-depth training on Photography. Taught by Bryan O'Neil Hughes as part of the Photoshop Insider Training: Enhancing Photos

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Photography
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Photoshop
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