Take your designs further with Adobe® Creative Suite® 6 Design & Web Premium software. Produce beautiful digital images with industry-standard Adobe Photoshop® CS6 Extended, craft sophisticated vector graphics that scale across media with Adobe Illustrator® CS6, and capture inspiration virtually anywhere with convenient Adobe Touch Apps for your iPad or Android™ tablet.
Deliver eye-catching results with the industry standard in digital imaging. Enjoy creative freedom and precise control when refining and compositing images, applying artistic effects, and painting with versatile brush tools.
Quickly add depth and create unusual effects using powerful 3D editing tools. Create attention-getting 3D logos and artwork from text and shapes and edit, manipulate, and paint directly on 3D models.*
Create top-quality vector artwork for any project, from logos to illustrations for advertising, packaging, signage, and more. Use precise drawing tools and expressive natural brushes to create graphics that get noticed.
Experience blazing-fast interactions when editing with key tools such as Crop, Transform, Liquify, and Puppet Warp. The Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine delivers unprecedented speed and responsiveness for a fluid feel as you work.*
Finesse details quickly with new and reengineered tools. Apply type styles, use vector layers to apply strokes and add gradients to vector objects, create custom strokes and dashed lines, quickly search layers, and more.
Perform common digital imaging tasks faster thanks to numerous UI enhancements. Easily adjust and enhance color and tone from the Adjustments panel, and quickly create and edit masks from the Masks panel.
Work blazingly fast — even with processing-intensive effects such as blurs, glows, and drop shadows that used to slow you down. Access all the RAM on your system thanks to native 64-bit support on both Mac OS and Windows®.
Convert raster images to editable vectors with a completely new tracing engine. Get clean lines, accurate fitting, and more reliable results without dealing with complex controls.
Quickly create photographic blur effects using a simple interface with on-image controls. Create tilt-shift effects, blur everything and then sharpen one focal point, or vary the blurriness between multiple focal points.
Enhance your images with improved Auto Curves, Levels, and Brightness/Contrast controls. Intelligence from thousands of hand-retouched images is built in to provide a better starting point for making adjustments.
Paint with lifelike brushstrokes to create expressive images. Blend a photo's colors, use bristle properties such as shape, length, and stiffness, or define multiple colors on a single brush and blend them into your canvas.
Work on up to 100 artboards of varying sizes in one Illustrator file — named, organized, and viewed the way you want.
Dynamically create and edit strokes with infinitely adjustable widths, precisely position and scale arrowheads and dashes, and finely control the scaling of art brushes along a path in Illustrator.
Draw shapes in accurate 1-, 2-, or 3-point linear perspective to create the look of realistic depth and distance.
Intuitively combine, edit, and fill shapes directly on your artboard without accessing multiple tools and panels.
Remove any image detail or object and watch as Content-Aware Fill in Photoshop magically fills in the space left behind. Match lighting, tone, and noise so it looks as if the removed content never existed.
Precisely warp or stretch graphics, text, or image elements to create unique new looks for your designs.
Get better edge detection and masking results in less time with the Quick Selection tool — even when you're selecting the trickiest image elements, such as hair.
Explore an almost endless variety of black-and-white looks. Use the integrated Lab B&W Action to interactively color images, create gorgeous HDR black-and-whites with greater ease and speed, and experiment with a variety of presets.
Create eye-catching 3D artwork more easily with intuitive on-canvas and in-context scene editing. Easily drag shadows into place, animate 3D objects, give 3D objects the look of sketches or cartoons, and more.
Help protect against losing your work during unexpected shutdowns. Auto-save your edits without interrupting your progress, and keep working while saving even the largest Photoshop files in the background.
Generate geometric pattern fills more easily with new Scripted Patterns.
Easily migrate your presets, workspaces, preferences, and settings so you can experience Photoshop in the same way on all your computers.
Automatically recompose an image as you resize it, preserving vital areas as the image adapts to the new dimensions. Get the perfect image in one step without cropping and retouching.
Gracefully navigate to any area of an image with ultra-smooth zooming and panning. Maintain clarity as you zoom to individual pixels, and easily edit at the highest magnification using the Pixel Grid.
Experience more than 50 creativity and productivity boosts directly requested by users.
Draw more naturally and efficiently using airbrush tips, drawing tips that wear down as you work, an Oil Painting filter, and painting presets and brush enhancements.
Efficiently edit layers, swatches, brushes, artboards, and more directly in panels without intermediate dialog boxes.
Sample colors faster and more precisely using an expandable color spectrum in the Color panel. Quickly copy and paste Hex values into other applications.
Create and align vector objects precisely on the file's pixel grid for clean, sharp raster graphics that look great on any screen. Use text anti-aliasing options for individual text frames.
Interact with gradients directly on your objects and control the transparency of individual colors in gradients and gradient meshes.
Draw behind elements, disregarding stacking order. Draw or place an image inside an element, instantly creating a clipping mask.
Use the Blob Brush in Illustrator to draw a stroke that generates a clean, filled, vector shape as you sketch, even when strokes overlap.
Perform daily tasks such as editing layer names and selecting fonts in fewer steps. Keep the focus on your artwork with an adjustable-brightness “dark UI.”
Sketch with Adobe Ideas and refine in Photoshop or Illustrator. Edit images with Adobe Photoshop Touch and refine in Photoshop. Create color themes in Adobe Kuler® for use in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.§
Create elegant and engaging layouts with pixel-perfect control over design and typography in Adobe InDesign® CS6. Easily adapt your layouts to look great for print, iPad, and other tablet devices.
Lay out, preflight, and produce stunning page layouts with intuitive design software that offers precise control over typography and built-in tools for creative effects.
Use InDesign to create media-rich publications for iPad and other tablet devices. Add interactive elements such as pan and zoom, slide shows, audio, and video. Upload to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite† for distribution.
Distribute layouts reliably using Acrobat X Pro to create simple PDF documents and package layouts, drawings, images, video, audio, and other files in a single polished PDF Portfolio.
Prepare files for hassle-free production for print and digital layouts by finding errors in InDesign with Live Preflight or by using robust preflight checks and fixes in Adobe Acrobat® X Pro.
Apply accessibility rules in InDesign — including tab and read-aloud order — and then check, adjust, and validate accessible PDF documents in Acrobat X Pro.
Create form fields directly within InDesign before you export to PDF. You can also assign the tab order in InDesign using the Articles panel.
Efficiently manage multiple layouts based on a single set of content. Use Alternate Layout to create multiple versions in one document. Use Liquid Layout for a head start adapting content for a new page size or orientation.
Control the order of text, images, and graphics when you export to EPUB or HTML without changing the InDesign layout. Drag content into the Articles panel to define the order.
Add inline graphics and other anchored objects quickly and intuitively by simply dragging them to the desired anchor location in the text.
Access fonts you use frequently. Recently used fonts appear at the top of the font list.
Set frames that grow to accommodate additional text, using simple parameters. Grow and shrink frames automatically for headlines, callouts, or other variable content.
Quickly create text that spans or splits into multiple columns in just a few steps.
Quickly adjust the size of a gap between two or more items. The Gap tool is a one-step way to adjust your layout by directly manipulating the white space.
Manipulate frames and frame content without switching tools. Dynamically adjust space between objects to reposition page items. Use on-object controls to modify frame corners directly in the layout.
Take advantage of over a dozen enhancements, including page-specific PPI, split window views, a recently used fonts list, and persistent text frame fitting options, to help you fly through production tasks without compromising quality.
Build websites based on the latest HTML5/CSS3 standards, create content that adapts for multiple device types, and create engaging interactive or animated content using Adobe Dreamweaver CS6, Flash Professional CS6, and Fireworks CS6..
Design, develop, and maintain HTML5/CSS3 websites and applications. Use built-in design templates and work visually or directly in code. Build e-commerce sites without back-end coding via integration with Adobe Business Catalyst® (available separately).
Deliver immersive experiences across multiple runtimes that present consistently on virtually any platform or device with Flash Professional, the industry standard for interactive authoring.
Extract CSS code and create sprites and CSS effects with the new CSS Properties panel. Design complete web pages and export complete layouts with external style sheets in one step.
Upload site files faster with the reengineered FTP transfer tool.
Use the integrated Adobe Business Catalyst panel in Dreamweaver to connect and edit sites you build with Business Catalyst (available separately). Build e-commerce sites with the hosted solution.
Take advantage of support for the latest web standard updates. Bring pages to life with CSS3 transitions, and test pages with a WebKit rendering engine that supports display of HTML5 content.
Build native mobile apps for iOS and Android using integrated mobile frameworks. Includes emulators that work with Adobe PhoneGap™ to simplify working with complex mobile SDKs.
Quickly design content for websites, mobile devices, tablets, kiosks, and interactive display with friendly, easy-to-use vector and bitmap graphic creation and optimization tools.
Cleanly extract CSS elements and values (color, font, gradient, corner radius, etc.) with the new CSS Properties panel. Create CSS sprites from design comps.
Use fluid grid layout, Multiscreen Preview, and a WebKit rendering engine in Live View to easily design web layouts that look great on virtually any screen in any browser.
Build and package native apps for Android and iOS with new PhoneGap functionality. Convert your existing HTML to a mobile phone application within Dreamweaver using the open source PhoneGap framework.
View and edit dynamic web content directly in Dreamweaver. Includes support for web frameworks.
Multi-target project setup, shared assets and libraries, and symbol rasterization and content resize on stage enable smooth multiscreen content creation.
Use the pick whip to preview and visually add more than 20 code snippets, including ones for creating mobile and AIR applications, use of the accelerometer, and multitouch gestures.
* Photoshop Extended 3D features and some GPU-enabled features are not supported on Windows XP.
† Adobe Digital Publishing Suite requires a separate license and payment of associated fees. Learn more.
§ InDesign uses EPUB3 and HTML5 code to create eBooks with audio, video, and other advanced features. EPUB3 and HTML5 presentation, media playback, and double-byte character support (for example, Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) may not be supported by all devices, browsers, or EPUB readers.