At Adobe’s annual Photoshop World conference yesterday, the California-based software giant gave a sneak preview of some upcoming features for its Photoshop app for the iPad, as reported by Photography Bay. Adobe’s Photoshop Express app first debuted in the App Store in October 2009 and offers relatively basic editing features compared to its desktop counterpart.
Most notably, editing using layers will be possible in a future version of Photoshop for iOS. Layers allow the editing of photos in stages without affecting the original image, making it easy to remove or adjust edits after the fact.
Photography Bay recorded a demo video of how layers will work in the iOS app:
Adobe did not provide any information on the expected release date of this update to the Photoshop app.