To those who say protesting doesn't work and the cloud is the future, have a look at this attempted parallel move from Microsoft and the backtracking
In addition to requiring daily authentication, it effectively tied a disc to a single console so games could not be shared freely amongst friends, resold privately, etc. Complete rethink.
As for the notion that it's just a few DPR users complaining about this, Adobe's Q2 earnings call reported sales down 10% and profit down 65%, so it's going to be very interesting over the next few quarters to see how this will play out longer term once anything exceptional that was happening in this quarter gets factored out.
Personally, I get by with Elements and LR. I aspired to owning the full blown PS, but maybe never would have actually bought it because of the large up front price. However, I will never go down the subscription route even with the supposedly low entry price.
Like this a lot, but feel there's a bit too much empty space in the foreground. Also isn't the PPing evident - B+W conversion?
It's a lovely image, but there's obvious PPing?