Create distinctive vector artwork for any project. Used by design professionals worldwide, Adobe Illustrator CS5 software provides precision and power with sophisticated drawing tools, expressive natural brushes, a host of time-savers, and integration with Adobe CS Live online services.* CS Live services are complimentary for a limited time.
Whats new in Illustrator CS5
Draw shapes and scenes in accurate 1-,2-, or 3-point linear perspective to create the look of realistic depth and distance. See it in action
Fully control variable-width strokes, arrowheads, dashes, and art brush scaling along a path. See it in action
Crisp graphics for web and mobile devices
Create vector objects precisely on the files pixel grid for delivering pixel-aligned raster artwork. See it in action
Shape Builder tool
Intuitively combine, edit, and fill shapes directly on your artboard without accessing multiple tools and panels. See it in action
Roundtrip editing with Flash Catalyst
Edit artwork in Illustrator while maintaining structure and interactivity added using Adobe Flash Catalyst. See it in action
Integration with Adobe CS Review
Create and share an online review of your artwork and view comments using Adobe CS Review, one of the new CS Live online services.*
Create interactivity without writing code
Take Illustrator designs into Flash Catalyst and create interactive experiences without writing code.
Do more with Creative Suite Design Premium
Paint with vectors that resemble natural-media brush strokes, controlling bristle characteristics and paint opacity. See it in action
Multiple artboard enhancements enhanced
Work on up to 100 artboards of varying sizes in one file, organized and viewed the way you want. See it in action
Work faster with everyday tools. Join paths with a keystroke, draw behind, and draw inside. See it in action
Apply raster effects, such as drop shadows, blurs, and textures, that maintain a consistent appearance across media.
CS5 online launch event
Watch how the all-new Creative Suite 5 will help you deliver innovative ideas in print, web, interactive, and mobile.
Creative Suite Buzz Hub
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