today announced the release of the Creative Suite 3 product line, the largest release in the company’s history. It includes six all-new configurations of Adobe Creative Suite 3â€“ Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium and Design Standard editions; Adobe Creative Suite 3 Web Premium and Web Standard editions; and Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium. Rounding out the product line is Adobe Creative Suite Master Collection, which combines all of Adobeâ€™s new design and development applications in a single box.
Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design Premium software integrates new releases of Adobe InDesign CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended, Adobe Illustrator CS3, Adobe Flash CS3 Professional and Adobe Dreamweaver CS3. Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional is also included as a key component of Design Premium.
Creative Suite 3 Web Premium offers a toolset enabling web designers and developers to prototype, design, develop and maintain websites, applications, games, presentations, and mobile content. With advanced integration simplifying workflows, the suite combines all of the Adobe applications that web designers and developers requireâ€”including compelling new versions of Adobe Dreamweaver CS3, Adobe Flash CS3 Professional, Adobe Fireworks CS3, Adobe Contribute CS3â€”with major releases of key design tools, including Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended (see separate release), Adobe Illustrator CS3, and Adobe Acrobat 8 Professional. Additionally, Adobe announced Adobe Creative Suite 3 Web Standard software for web designers and developers focusing on interactive design and development.
Adobe Creative Suite 3 Production Premium software is a complete integrated post-production solution that offers integration across major new releases of Adobe’s video, audio and web software, including Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional, Adobe Premiere Pro CS3, Adobe Encore CS3, Adobe Photoshop CS3 Extended (see separate release), Adobe Illustrator CS3, Adobe Flash CS3 Professional, and Adobe Soundbooth CS3. Now post-production and rich media professionals have a complete, cross-platform, integrated workflow that enables them to create and deliver visually innovative projects for film, broadcast, web, DVD, and mobile devices.
InDesign CS3 addresses design, efficiency and output challenges to improve the way that design, editorial, production and IT professionals work on a day-to-day basis. InDesign CS3 delivers a set of tools that enable creative exploration, streamline productivity, improve collaboration and automate layout and production of complex documents. The software is the keystone to Adobeâ€™s comprehensive publishing solution that also includes Adobe InCopy CS3 and Adobe InDesign CS3 Server.
Photoshop CS3 software is a major upgrade, offering new innovations in editing power and productivity for designers and photographers. The addition of an entirely new version of Photoshop,
, means creative professionals can now discover new dimensions in digital imaging, harnessing everything in Photoshop CS3 plus tools for 3D, motion graphics, image measurement and analysis.
Adobe Device Central CS3 is designed to boost the efficiency and productivity of creative professionals who develop interfaces, mobile assets, applications and video content for mobile phones and hand-held consumer electronic devices. This new software component is integrated in Adobe Creative Suite 3 Design, Web and Production Premium editions, as well as individual products, including flagship franchises such as Adobe Flash CS3 Professional, Adobe Photoshop CS3, and Adobe Premiere Pro CS3 software.