Adobe Photoshop 5.0


In May 1998, Adobe released Adobe Photoshop 5.0 bitmap graphics editor. Windows and Macintosh versions were launched simultaneously.

Adobe Photoshop 5.0 included new features such as magnetic lasso and pen, freeform pen, color management, editable type, multiple undo, automation plugins, increased 16 bit/channel support, measure tool, and more. Photoshop 5.0 was the last version released for System 7.5.

Photoshop 5.0 codename was Strange Cargo.

Adobe Photoshop 5.0
Adobe Photoshop 5.0
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – New File
New File
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Empty Workspace
Empty Workspace
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Layers
Layers
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Curves
Curves
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Gaussian Blur
Gaussian Blur
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Channels
Channels
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Color Picker
Color Picker
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Levels
Levels
Adobe Photoshop 5.0 – Image Size
Image Size

Release Date

  • May 1998

System Requirements

Windows

  • Intel Pentium or faster processor
  • Windows 95 or later, Intel-based Windows NT version 4.0 or later

Macintosh

  • An Apple Power Macintosh computer
  • Mac OS version 7.5 or later

Cross-platform

  • At least 32 MB of RAM (64 MB recommended)
  • A hard drive with at least 60 MB of free space
  • An 8-bit (265-color) display adapter card
  • CD-ROM drive

Price

  • $995 (upgrade, $199)

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