What is Adobe Illustrator?
Adobe Illustrator is a vector-graphics creation and editing program used by designers who create illustrations, digital graphics, typography, website mockups, and all kinds of media. Vector-graphics format is essential in graphic design as it allows designers to create graphics that can be expanded infinitely. Adobe Illustrations is an industry-leading software used by designers of all types since its initial release in 1987.
What makes Adobe Illustrator strong?
- Supports 3D assets
- A wide variety of digital brushes, pencils, and pens
- Layers feature to split different components across different layers to edit without affecting others
- Grid feature with anchor points and “snapping” capabilities to align and draw shapes accurately
- Cloud libraries to collect and store different design assets of a project such as colours, brushes, characters...
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