Photoshop is 25. It’s one of the most important software applications in the last quarter century, and is indispensable to countless graphic art and photographic professionals and amateurs.
In many ways, Photoshop helped the internet grow. It allowed users to create cute kittens asking for cheeseburgers in adorably misspelled English, fake nude celebrity photos as well as the “touching up” of flaws on real celebrity photos.
CreativeLive features creative professionals trying their hand at using Photoshop 1.0. The YouTube clip is a lot like those kids trying to figure out what a Walkman is, though in this case it’s with middle-aged image manipulation ninjas. They’re surprised as to what the first version of Photoshop shipped with and what it’s missing.