Parts & Functions of Adobe Photoshop CS2

by Ann Johnson ; Updated September 15, 2017

Adobe Photoshop CS2 is an older version of Adobe's photo editing software program. While more updated versions exist, the program still offers many features that are useful to manage your images.

Layering

Create images and alter them using functions such as layers. Edit an image by adding new layers without altering the original image. Add and subtract layers as you work on an image to create your final product.

Vanishing Point

PhotoShop CS2 includes the concept of a "vanishing point." This idea works with the perspective of your image, enabling copying, painting and transformation of the image.

Image Management

To make photos more attractive, CS2 includes a spot healing brush tool that minimizes scratches, dust and other potential issues in an image.

Warp

Manage your images with special effects, such as the image warping tool, that makes it appear as if your image is affected by the sun.

Image Sharpening

In Adobe Photoshop CS2, use the smart tools to sharpen your image to minimize every day issues with photo blurring.

Animate

In Adobe Photoshop, animate images designed for the Web directly in the program, using the features Photoshop provides.

About the Author

Ann Johnson has been a freelance writer since 1995. She previously served as the editor of a community magazine in Southern California and was also an active real-estate agent, specializing in commercial and residential properties. She has a Bachelor of Arts in communications from California State University, Fullerton.

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