Adobe Unveils Photoshop & You Experience in San Francisco

Great news from Adobe where you can experience Photohop first hand and learn from Photographers and artist and check out demos and get personal 1 on 1 sessions with Photoshop experts.  If you are in the San Francisco area be sure to check this out.  Free to the public, Photoshop & You runs for two weeks and is packed with activities including workshops led by renowned photographers and artists, product demos and 1:1 how-to sessions with Photoshop experts. A gallery, extreme imaging lab hosted by Photoshop evangelist Russell Brown, device lounge and photo studio are just some of the exciting things happening at the venue.

 

Check out our photo album of the space.

The complete social media news release is included below or you can find it online at the following link: http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20110724005084/en/Adobe-Unveils-Photoshop-Experience-San-Francisco.

 

Check out the full press release below

 

Adobe Unveils Photoshop & You Experience in San Francisco

Interactive Pop-up Location Combines Art and Technology to Immerse Public in Latest Digital Imaging Innovations

SAN JOSE, Calif. — July 25, 2011  Adobe Systems Incorporated (Nasdaq:ADBE) kicked off the Photoshop® & You experience at 550 Sutter Street in San Francisco. Open to the public through August 6, Photoshop & You is a place for visitors to explore the innovative world of digital imaging with leading photographers, renowned teachers, industry influencers and the Adobe® PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop Lightroom® and Adobe Photoshop Elements teams.

“The Photoshop & You experience is a celebration of the iconic Photoshop brand and all things related to digital imaging,” said Winston Hendrickson, vice president of Digital Imaging products, Adobe. “We’re bringing our customers and fans a tangible way to learn from and engage with like-minded imaging enthusiasts. Photoshop & You promises to be a gathering place of imagination, activities, shared learning and inspiration.”

The Photoshop & You calendar is jam-packed with exciting product “how-to” sessions, photowalks through San Francisco’s vibrant neighborhoods and opportunities for visitors to experience extreme printing firsthand. After a quick photo shoot, guests can visit the Extreme Imaging Lab hosted by popular Photoshop Evangelist Russell Brown to see how Photoshop turns images into works of art through advanced laser engraving and large-format printing. The lab also features a printing station for guests to have their favorite critter letterform, created by distinguished illustrator Craig Frazier, printed on t-shirts. Visitors can also reserve individual sessions with Photoshop experts to learn how to make photos look their best and get a chance to have profile pictures shot by professionals.

World-renowned photographers, artists and authors such as Bert MonroyCorey RichRobert SealeSeth ResnickBrad ManginGlen Wexler and Scott Kelby will make special appearances to lead workshops. Designed as a visually rich environment, Photoshop & You also includes a gallery exhibiting the works of celebrated artists such as Joel Grimes and members of the Photoshop team including Winston Hendrickson and Kelly Castro.

Additionally, a photo studio will be available for guests to try out the newest camera models, and visitors will have a chance to purchase software and limited-edition merchandise in the retail area. Net proceeds from the sales of Photoshop gear will be donated to Adobe Youth Voices, Adobe Foundation’s global signature philanthropy program.

Support to bring the Photoshop & You experience to life is provided in partnership with AIGAAlioscopyBlu DotBlurbCalumet PhotographicCanonCommercial Embroidery SystemsEpsonHasselbladHPLeicaLynda.comNAPPPeachpitUniversal Laser SystemsWacom and Westcott.

Photoshop & You Location Details     

·        Location: 550 Sutter Street, San Francisco (between Powell and Mason, 1.5 blocks from Union Square)

·        Dates: Open through Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011

·        Hours of operation: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. PT (Sunday – Wednesday); 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. PT (Thursday – Saturday)

·        All presentations, classes and other activities are free to the public.

Helpful Links

·        Homepage & Schedule of Activities

·        Photoshop.com Blog Post

·        Photoshop & You Photo Gallery

·        Photoshop Facebook

·        Photoshop Twitter

·        Lightroom Facebook

·        Lightroom Twitter

·        Photoshop Elements Facebook

·        Elements Twitter

About Adobe Systems Incorporated

Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. For more information, visit www.adobe.com.

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