In a sense, I do agree with Vampist.
Most users that want to use Photoshop, since that is what they know, will not be able to afford a new version, and keep with the times.
GIMP is available yes, but it's like this example.
3D Studio Max costs over £3,000 for the latest version.
Blender is a free solution,
but when most firms wouldn't use Blender, and need you to have experience in larger programs; they are effectively greying out a large audience.
Most programs do offer student versions, but if you are not a student, and still can't afford such an expensive program, it is a bit of a let down.
Cut down versions would be nice.
For example, one that isn't student only, but still doesn't offer commercial value
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