Digital Anarchy Backdrop Designer

The plugin is for Adobe Photoshop CS5

San Francisco — Jan. 5, 2011 — Digital Anarchy, a leading provider of smart image enhancement software for photographers and digital artists, today announced the availability of their Backdrop Designer plugin for Adobe Photoshop CS5. The software creates beautiful resolution-independent digital backdrops, very similar to expensive muslin drapes used in a photography studio. Backdrop Designer 1.5 is fully compatible with Photoshop CS5, Photoshop CS4 and 64-bit systems.

“Backdrop Designer has give portrait photographers a great deal more flexibility.”, said Jim Tierney, President of Digital Anarchy. “We have photographers telling us all the time how beautiful the backgrounds are and how much money they’ve saved by not having to buy stacks of fabric backgrounds.”

With Backdrop Designer, photographers are no longer limited to just the backgrounds they have in the studio. There are 900 presets to choose from all of which can be mixed and modified to create thousands of variations. Backdrop Designer is used by photographers of all types to move beyond traditional portraiture, and give their clients more flexibility in results after the photo shoot.

The great benefits of Backdrop Designer 1.5 include:
* Full 64-bit support for Photoshop CS5
* Saves money by replacing the need for expensive traditional fabric backdrops
* Over 900 preset backdrops give you a huge variety of choice
* Simple UI makes finding the perfect backdrop easy
* No size, quality or resolution limits on the output
* Works with any masking software to give you a solution for digital backgrounds

Pricing and Availability
Backdrop Designer 1.5 is regularly priced at USD $199. The product is on sale for $149 through January 31, 2011. On Macintosh, the product runs on OS 10.4, 10.5 and 10.6. On Windows, the product supports Windows XP Home, Windows XP Pro, Vista 32-bit, Vista 64-bit and Windows 7. Demo filters and samples are available at

About Digital Anarchy
Digital Anarchy is a privately owned company operating out of San Francisco, Calif., that creates high-quality creative software for broadcast designers, 2D animators and professional photographers. These tools solve a wide range of design issues, from skin smoothing software to masking out bluescreens for commercial still photography. Digital Anarchy products work in conjunction with host applications from companies like Adobe and Apple. For more information, please see the company’s website at or call 415-287-6069.