Discover new ways to experiment with color; work
faster with new drawing tools and controls; and produce
artwork for print, web, mobile, and motion designs with Adobe
Illustrator CS3 software. Adobe® Illustrator® CS3
software gives you new creative freedom that lets you realize
your ideas quickly and powerfully. Instantly convert bitmaps
to vector artwork and paint more intuitively. Save time with
intelligent palettes and optimized workspaces. Plus, tight
integration with other software allows you to produce
extraordinary graphics for print, video, the Web, and mobile
Explore, apply, and control color variations using Live Color,
which lets you select any artwork and interactively edit the colors to
see results immediately. Use the Color Guide panel to quickly choose
tints, shades, or harmonious color combinations.
Quickly and accurately convert photos, scans, or other bitmap
images to editable and scalable vector paths using Live Trace.
Drawing tools and controls
Draw in Adobe® Illustrator® more quickly and fluidly than ever.
Easier and more flexible anchor point selection, improved operating
performance, and a new Eraser tool help you create artwork efficiently
Integration with Adobe design applications
Speed your way through graphic designs and print production thanks
to tight integration with Adobe Photoshop®, InDesign®, and Acrobat®
Easily paint any closed or partially closed area of your artwork with the
Live Paint Bucket, which automatically detects and corrects gaps and lets
you interactively select colors from a Swatch palette for faster work.
Easily create and control type with over 100 OpenType® fonts, paragraph
and character styles, paragraph composition, underline and strikethrough,
transparent effects, and more.
Discover more options faster and free up screen space by accessing anchor
point controls, clipping masks, envelope distortions, and more from the
context-sensitive Control panel.
Work more efficiently using custom workspaces that display only the
panels you need for a specific task. Save, share, or access any workspace at
any time, or use workspace presets.
Adobe PDF file creation tools
Create native Adobe PDF files, including multipage PDF files, so clients
and others can easily review your artwork using Acrobat or free Adobe
Web and interactive tools
Easily create for the web and mobile devices using vector-based
slicing tools, robust integration with Adobe Flash® software, New
Document Profiles for web and mobile designs, the capability to
preview mobile content in Adobe Device Central, and more.