This work is not free; it is very time consuming with no direct reward. I need your support. Thank you for buying your Macs and other gear at B&H Photo, which provided the machine for testing. Subscribing to my photographic publications is another way to help support work like this—consider that AppleCare alone is $350 on $4000 to $7000 machine.
Consult with Lloyd to design a complete system for photography or similar including backup and data safety.
Here in 2023, Adobe has apparently done its homework on optimizing for Apple Silicon.
2022 MacBook Pro M2 Max laughs at the best Intel-based Macs as geriatric dinosaurs.