The tools of design and photography are getting faster by the day. Art Directors and designers alike no the pain and time involved with just removing a shadow. Well the adobe geniuses are at it again with a function called "Content Aware Fill". Take five and be amazed with how drastically this could change work flow. Retouching jobs are going to take a hit when this new release comes out.
... if only adobe could whisper in our ears and tell us a great idea, now that would be clutch!