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  1. Tom Mann

    OUCH ! ! ! Seriously heavy lifting needed

    Among the more minor details in this image, I know steel is strong, but open up the full rez version of my image and check out the diameter of the cable about to do the lifting. To me, that's impressive. T
  2. N

    saving raw/nef after edition

    i want to open raw/nef photo in imagej and perform some color analysis so i need best quality possible. before I do that i need to open raw/nef in photoshop and adjust the curves to match some color, then save it. i open it with ProPhotoRGB, 16 bits. what is the best way not to loose quality or...
  3. V

    Could not complete your request because the layer is not a valid text layer

    I get this error: Could not complete your request because the layer is not a valid text layer when trying to open certain PSD files. They open fine on a different pc.
  4. T

    Pixelation/resolution problem when opening Photoshop file

    Help! I'm relatively new to Photoshop but mostly know what I'm doing...however, I'm trying to open a PSD file that someone else created, and everything is pixelated or blurry in it. Photos are really low res/pixelated. When the person who created the file is working in it, it does not look like...
  5. A

    How To Reset Camera Calibration?

    Hi, I was just testing on another photo to see what will happen if I were to increase the blue primary hue (see bottom right) on the camera calibration but then cancelled. Now everytime I open up a photo these reds colours appear. I pressed alt and reset but it does not disappear. I even opened...
  6. G

    PS always opens old LPF

    Hi All As per usual I have a problem when I come here. Some month back I did a HDR Panorama on Photoshop. At the time i saved it and afterwards I discarded it. Since than when ever I open PS again it takes some time to beup and running because it's "open large picture file" On the first screen I...
  7. D

    Cannot find a viewer to open .CDR files, wich are files created by Corel Draw

    I have a few users here at my work that use the Corel Draw application to create certain types of Labels, etc. In our engineering department, there are documentation specialists that need to open up some of these files and put the pictures into documents, manuals, etc. as well as grab the part...
  8. P

    Photoshop CS2 Workspace Issues (Windows 8)

    Hi All, I'm experiencing a problem that I've never seen before in Photoshop. I just upgraded from an old Vista machine to a Windows 8 machine, so it's possible the OS is the problem. When I have multiple windows open in Standard Screen Mode, and open the Color Picker (or Levels, or any similar...
  9. Z

    Photoshop CS5 Error on one computer

    I have a group of four people who just received new computers. We ordered brand new parts and built the computers. They have high end CPUs, graphics cards, and each has at least 8GB of ram. They are using Windows XP x64. These users use Photoshop CS5 and frequently share files between them...
  10. MrToM

    CC 2014 Font Preview Memory Leak

    Some of you may have already seen me ranting on about a memory leak in Photoshop on more than one occasion. Once PS is opened, and without loading an image, in fact not doing anything at all, PS would sit there quite happily racking up the memory usage......I've had it past 25GB before now...
  11. M

    Photoshop Sizing and Space problem

    Hi guys, I'm very new to photoshop and am learning by using a set of tutorials on youtube. There is something that isn't really addressed in the tutorials that I was wondering about though. The main problem I'm having is I have set up my panels on the right the way I want them but I can never...
  12. J

    Need Help with .NEF plugin - CS5

    Hey guys. i'm having a bit of a problem. I know that in the past I have been able to open .NEF on my computer through Photoshop. Now this week and friend shot some pics with his Nikon and gave me the .NEF for me to work on them. Now my Photoshop tells me that those files can't be open. I went on...
  13. hershy314

    New Chapter

    For years now I've toyed with the idea of running my own business. Recently the opportunity to do so has come up. I'm taking what little money I have left, plus the help of my folks to open up an old country store near my house. Currently having trouble finding trouble finding suppliers close...
  14. P

    how to insert a picture into another picture in photoshop

    Hello, I search in google about this problem and there are solutions about this problem but I am not successful. I open an image by new tab and also I open other image by other new tab in photoshop. now, I want to cropping and of course to insert the part of the first image in first tab into...
  15. B

    'Not Responding'

    Hello I am experiencing a problem loading Photoshop. When it is loading up it goes through 'reading presets', etc and then 'Reading Text Global Resources...Done' and then stops. I then get the Windows blue circle going round and round as if it is still trying to open Photoshop but that never...
  16. S

    Batch Automation Batch action issues

    Hey guys, New to the forum, had no idea where to turn lol. Basic problem - my actions in batch are only applying to every other photo. It's a basic action: 1. Open new doc 2. Select rectangle bottom of image 3. Fill 4. Select top of image. 5. Fill 6. Open new doc 7. Copy paste logo 8...
  17. B

    Filled screen

    Hi, just recently my PSCS and Elements both completly fill the screen with images when I open a folder. The corner handles do not work and the minimise button is missing. This is really annoying as I like to see at least part of the editor screen with a image folder open. any help appreciated.
  18. chrisdesign

    Hi, I'm Marilyn. Color me like a Glamour Girl and give me a trendy background.

    This is a Fun Contest and open for everybody and all levels. Click to enlarge and use size for work.
  19. P

    Bridge CC trying to open PS CS3 instead of CC

    Hi all I am looking for some help with a Bridge CC to PS CC configuration issue I have In bridge if I right click an image and select open it opens in Photoshop as it should, but if I right click and go to Open With Photoshop it tries to open with Photoshop CS3 which is not on my system, I...
  20. T

    HDR Protocol ?

    I have some past HDR images from merging identical images at different shutters. However, I can't seem to open the past composite back into Camera Raw. Any suggestions?