Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator CC 2015

Industry standard design suite

Adobe Illustrator is an industry standard tool in vector drawing applications, providing you with all the tools you need in professional design and artwork. View full description

PROS

  • Fully documented
  • Includes templates
  • Excellent set of tools for vectorial design
  • Integration with rest of Creative Cloud suite

CONS

  • Complex for beginners

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Adobe Illustrator is an industry standard tool in vector drawing applications, providing you with all the tools you need in professional design and artwork.

Industry standard design tools

Adobe Illustrator is the perfect tool for all kinds of design. Whether you’re a professional web designer or you just want to create a poster and some invites for a friend’s party, your creativity will be boosted with Adobe Illustrator's impressive set of drawing tools, brushes, color processing tools, and gradient effects, not to mention the wide array of filters and special effects with which you can add the final touch to your drawing.

Steep learning curve

As with any other vector drawing tool, Adobe Illustrator feels really complex for first-time users, with toolbars full of strange icons and many new functions and features to learn. The program does, however, includes a bunch of templates to get you started, as well as a thorough help section where you'll find the answer to any questions you may have.

Part of the cloud

Adobe Illustrator is seamlessly integrated with the rest of Adobe's Creative Cloud. You can easily import and export projects and content from the latest versions of Photoshop and Dreamweaver. Dreamweaver is particularly well supported, as Illustrator now allows dynamic authoring and testing support for content management systems like WordPress, Joomla!, and Drupal.

The reference point for design

Adobe Illustrator is the reference when it comes to vector designing and drawing. It features an impressive set of tools, filters and effects and is perfectly integrated with other Adobe apps.

What's new

- Live Shapes. - Pen Tool preview. - Anchor point enhancements. - CSS extraction. - Desktop fonts from Typekit.

User reviews about Adobe Illustrator

  • MacAllanDen

    by MacAllanDen

    "The best in it's category"

    I love this software, I don't now the alternative ones. All my work is easy and well done with it . More.

    reviewed on March 26, 2015

  • hanarihani

    by hanarihani

    "Adobe Illustrator CS3"

    I'm satisfied but it was not clear when you presented the offers for trial and downloading the program!. More.

    reviewed on November 30, 2009

  • hanarihani

    by hanarihani

    "Not very easy "

    I have downloaded the Adobe Illustrator CS3! although I have asked for CS4 and paid on line for it. everything went smoo... More.

    reviewed on November 15, 2009