A Photoshop CS 30-day demo is available now for download from Adobe.

This full-featured version of Adobe's imaging application is time-limited, it will work for 30-days. Full online documentation is available for using the product.

Adobe claims: "Get superior results faster with the all-new industry-standard Adobe Photoshop CS software. Create the highest-quality images more efficiently than ever before with this powerful upgrade from Photoshop 7.0. You're in control with indispensable new features for graphic and Web designers, photographers, and video professionals."

Some new feature highlights include an improved file browser; a match-colour command for colour consistency; shadow/highlight correction; text-on-a-path support; RAW image and 16-bit colour support; Flash file export; and customizable keyboard shortcuts.

Both Mac OS X (248.5MB) and Windows 2000/XP (151.6MB) versions of the Photoshop CS tryout are available.

A standalone version of Photoshop CS costs £515 (£605 including VAT). Upgrades cost £125 (£146 including VAT).