Create freehand drawings, or trace and recolor graphics to turn them into works of art. Use your illustrations anywhere, including printed pieces, presentations, websites, blogs, and social media.
You asked. We delivered. The latest Illustrator updates give you improved launch time and faster file opening.
Now you can get faster rendering of Drop Shadows, Gaussian Blurs, and Feather Effects in preview mode.
Work faster with complex vector objects by removing unneeded and redundant points.
Easily create rich color blends that give your objects and artwork a more natural look and feel.
We’ve improved the recoloring feature to help you explore different color variations for your artwork. You can now pick a color palette from any artwork or images using Color Theme Picker and apply them in your designs. You can also use color variations instantly using predefined colors from color library or create your own colors using the color wheel.
The following enhancements are made to Illustrator cloud documents:
- You can now embed your Adobe Photoshop cloud documents into Illustrator documents.
- You can easily access previously saved versions of cloud documents, preview, mark, and revert to earlier versions as needed.
- You can make your cloud documents available offline.
You can now use the Snap to Glyph feature to snap your artwork components precisely with the text or glyph bounds. Simply choose a snapping line option and you’ll see the guides when you move objects around the text. Follow these guides to snap your objects. You can also drag and snap a shape precisely with the anchor points on the text.
The following enhancements are made to the text alignment in Illustrator:
Align text vertically to the top, middle, or bottom of a text frame.