Workspaces with rooms Workspaces with rooms Move fluidly from workspace to workspace with support for rooms. Dashed line control Control alignment of dashes on a stroke. Symbols Make symbols with powerful 9-slice scaling and registration point control. You can type in, and mix between, Arabic, Hebrew, English, and other languages. Envelopes and live distortion Warp, liquefy, and distort artwork any way imaginable with envelopes and live distortion tools.
You can also save it online in your Gravit account with the layers in tact and come back to it at a later time. You just have to sign up for an account to use it. Resolution-independent effects See effects such as drop shadows, blurs, and textures maintain their appearance across media. Use layers to create extremely complex symbols that are repeatable to keep file sizes small. Advanced typography Design beautiful text for virtually any media with professional controls for paragraph and character styles, support for OpenType®, transparent effects, and more. Image Trace Image Trace Confidently convert raster images to editable vectors with a powerful tracing engine.
Type panel convenience Type panel convenience Use arrow keys to change fonts in context for selected text. Work fast and with rock-solid stability Handle the most complex artwork with speed and stability. Design intuitively and with precise control Express your vision fully and more easily with refined creative features. Efficient, customizable interface Take fewer steps to accomplish daily tasks with a streamlined interface. In Arabic, the text is justified by adding Kashidas. Interactively edit colors on any selection using the Color Guide to assist with themes and Recolor Artwork to quickly apply them. Color panel flexibility Sample colors quickly and precisely using an expandable color spectrum in the Color panel.
Use automatic Kashida insertion to justify paragraphs of Arabic text. Graphing tools Communicate data clearly using powerful tools to easily produce visually compelling charts and graphs, including quick application of harmonious color groups with Live Color. Unobtrusive appearance and behavior keep your view uncluttered. Control panel efficiency Control panel efficiency Quickly find what you need in the Control panel — consistency across options, anchor point controls, clipping masks, envelope distortions, and more. Multiple artboards Multiple artboards Organize and view up to 100 artboards of varying sizes overlapping or on a grid.
Work with bleeds when you open a new document, or add them later in the Document Setup dialog box. Add flair to paths with calligraphic, scatter, art, and pattern brushes. Variable-width strokes Draw strokes with variable widths, quickly and smoothly adjusting at any point. Live Color Explore, apply, and control color variations. Draw naturally, using the Blob Brush tool together with the Eraser and Smooth tools. New Document Profiles for web and devices Set up new documents with pixel-grid alignment from web and mobile device profiles, which also include relevant dimensions, color groups, and more.
Define symmetrical dashes around corners and at the ends of open paths, with lengths adjusted automatically to fit. Speedy Gaussian Blur Apply Gaussian Blur and effects such as Drop Shadows and Glows and see the results immediately on the artboard. Adobe Asian composers enable you to create content in middle-eastern and South-Asian languages. Gradients on strokes Gradients on strokes Apply gradients to your strokes — along the length, across the width, or within the stroke itself — all with complete control over gradient placement and opacity. To apply these ligatures, choose Discretionary Ligatures from the OpenType panel menu.
Pixel Preview See how your vector artwork will look when rasterized using the Pixel Preview mode. Confidently print multicomponent and Hi-Fi color, raster effects, transparency, and more. Designing and editing seamless patterns, once difficult, is now direct and intuitive. Sophisticated vector drawing tools Sophisticated vector drawing tools Create distinctive designs with precise shape-building tools, fluid and painterly brushes, and advanced path controls. Add lighting and wrap shapes with images to easily create objects, such as packaging mock-ups. Achieve consistency across your work areas and maintain layout changes until you actively reset them.
Easily access envelope options from the Control panel. Isolation mode Edit objects using Isolation mode, which temporarily enables editing of just your selection without disturbing other parts of your artwork. Blob Brush Sketch with a brush that generates a single clean vector shape, even when strokes overlap. A new image-tracing engine delivers clean, accurate vectors with easy-to-use controls. Brushes with corner control Apply art and pattern brushes to a path and get clean results, even at tight bends or corners.
Raster effects look the same no matter how your resolution settings change. Missing glyph protection is enabled by default in Illustrator. When enabled, Kashidas are inserted where applicable, and non-Arabic text is also hyphenated. Symbol spraying Add design elements to your artwork by spraying, scaling, colorizing, and adjusting the transparency of repeated symbols while keeping file sizes small. Pattern creation Pattern creation Easily create seamlessly tiled vector patterns. Copy and paste hex values into other applications to help ensure color consistency. Create and save width profiles and apply them to any stroke, or use variable-width presets.
Refined graphic styles Combine styles for unique effects and increased efficiency. At obtuse or acute angles, choose options to properly fill those joins. Bristle Brush Paint with vectors that resemble real-world brush strokes. Crisp graphics and text for web and mobile Crisp graphics and text for web and mobile Create and align vector objects precisely on the file's pixel grid for clean, sharp raster graphics. Shape Builder tool Intuitively combine, edit, and fill shapes directly on your artboard without accessing multiple tools and panels. Blends Morph one shape into another to create smooth shading, complex contours, and basic animations.