New features since Design Premium CS3

Content-Aware Fill in Photoshop

Content-Aware Fill in Photoshop

Remove any image detail or object and watch as Content-Aware Fill inPhotoshop magically fills in the space left behind. Match lighting, tone, and noise so it looks as if the removed content never existed.

Puppet Warp in Photoshop

Puppet Warp in Photoshop

Precisely warp or stretch graphics, text, or image elements to create unique new looks for your designs.

Complex image selection made easy

Complex image selection made easy

Produce highly accurate masks and make selections faster with Photoshop CS5 Extended. Even the trickiest image elements, such as hair and foliage, can be masked quickly and accurately to produce realistic composite images.

Easy 3D extrusions in Photoshop Extended

Easy 3D extrusions in Photoshop Extended

Create stunning 3D logos and artwork from any text layer, selection, or layer mask with the Adobe Repoussé feature inPhotoshop CS5 Extended. Twist, rotate, extrude, bevel, and inflate these designs, and then apply materials such as chrome, mud, and grass to achieve different looks.

Content-Aware Scaling in Photoshop

Content-Aware Scaling in Photoshop

Automatically recompose an image as you resize it, preserving vital areas as the image adapts to the new dimensions with Content-Aware Scaling in Photoshop. Get the perfect image in one step without cropping and retouching.

64-bit performance with Photoshop

64-bit performance with Photoshop

Speed up day-to-day imaging tasks and process very large images up to ten times faster by taking advantage of cross-platform 64-bit support.

Beautiful strokes in Illustrator

Beautiful strokes in Illustrator

Dynamically create and edit strokes with infinitely adjustable widths, precisely position and scale arrowheads and dashes, and finely control the scaling of art brushes along a path in Illustrator.

Perspective drawing in Illustrator

Perspective drawing in Illustrator

Draw shapes in accurate 1-, 2-, or 3-point linear perspective to create the look of realistic depth and distance.

Blob Brush in Illustrator

Blob Brush in Illustrator

Use the Blob Brush inIllustrator to draw a stroke that generates a clean, filled, vector shape as you sketch, even when strokes overlap.

Multiple artboards in a single Illustrator file

Multiple artboards in a single Illustrator file

Work on up to 100 artboards of varying sizes in one Illustrator file — named, organized, and viewed the way you want.

Gradients exposed in Illustrator

Gradients exposed in Illustrator

Interact with gradients right on your object. Set gradient angle, position, and elliptical dimensions. Add and edit colors using sliders — all with immediate feedback where you work.

Multiple page sizes in one InDesign file

Multiple page sizes in one InDesign file

Include different page sizes in a single InDesigndocument, and apply the same master page to different-size layouts.

Simplified InDesign object selection and editing

Simplified InDesign object selection and editing

Save time by performing finicky layout tasks efficiently. Manipulate frames and frame content without switching tools inInDesign CS5.5. Dynamically adjust white space between objects to reposition page items. Use on-object controls to modify frame corners directly in the layout.

Paragraphs that span or split columns

Paragraphs that span or split columns

Quickly create text that spans or splits into multiple columns in just a few steps.

Gap tool in InDesign

Gap tool in InDesign

Quickly adjust the size of a gap between two or more items. The Gap tool is a one-step way to adjust your layout by directly manipulating the white space.

Live Preflight in InDesign

Live Preflight in InDesign

Preflight while you design for better results, greater time savings, and lower production costs. Continuous preflighting alerts you to potential production problems in real time.

Enhanced eBook authoring in InDesign

Enhanced eBook authoring in InDesign

Create more engaging eBooks, with less need for developers. Use a smoother EPUB workflow as you include refined typography and images that resize automatically to fit virtually any screen. You can now even add video and audio for eBook reader applications that support HTML5 video and audio tags4.

Access to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

Access to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite

Access the Adobe Digital Publishing Suite from within InDesign to publish engaging digital documents for a range of tablet devices.1 New Single Editionnow available for publishing to iPad.

Folio Producer tools in InDesign

Folio Producer tools in InDesign

Create engaging digital magazines, newspapers, and retail catalogs that incorporate eye-catching elements such as 360° object rotation and image panoramas for a wide variety of tablet devices. Upload to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite3 for further production and distribution.

World-class websites and applications

World-class websites and applications

Build websites inDreamweaver using HTML5 and CSS3 to help ensure that web content displays consistently on desktops and handheld devices.

Code hinting for HTML5 and CSS3

Code hinting for HTML5 and CSS3

Enjoy rich code hinting and completion for HTML5 and CSS3 in Dreamweaver CS5.5.

Multiscreen Preview in Dreamweaver

Multiscreen Preview in Dreamweaver

View website designs as they would appear on screens of different sizes and resolution, all within a single, easy-to-use panel inDreamweaver CS5.5.

Photoshop Smart Objects in Dreamweaver

Photoshop Smart Objects in Dreamweaver

Insert any Photoshop PSD document in Dreamweaverto create an image Smart Object tightly linked to the source file. Make changes to the source image, and update your image in Dreamweaver without opening Photoshop.

Live View in Dreamweaver

Live View in Dreamweaver

Design your web pages under real-world browser conditions with Live View inDreamweaver — while still retaining direct access to the code. Changes to the code are instantly reflected in the rendered display.

Action Wizard in Acrobat Pro

Action Wizard in Acrobat Pro

Automate routine, multistep PDF tasks more easily inAcrobat X Pro. The Action Wizard guides you through creating an Action, which is an automated sequence of steps that can be applied to a single PDF or batches of files.

Path join enhancements in Illustrator

Join open paths in a single keystroke with objects selected, choosing corner joins or smooth joins.

Multi-file place in InDesign

Import several files in one step. See thumbnail views of the different files and cycle through them until you find the one you want to place.

More efficient delivery of accessible documents

Use enhanced features inInDesign CS5.5 and Acrobat X Pro that help you to deliver publications that meet Section 508 and WCAG 2.0 standards. Apply accessibility features more easily in InDesign CS5.5, and then check, adjust, and validate accessible PDF documents in Acrobat X Pro.

InDesign export to Flash Professional

Work seamlessly with interactive developers by handing off InDesignlayouts to Flash Professional without compromising visual fidelity or editability.

Improved preflight in Acrobat Pro

Reduce errors and delays at the printer. Preview, preflight, correct, and prepare PDF files for high-end print production and digital publishing. Run checks and fixes on selected objects, and view improved reports.

Superior onscreen type in Flash Professional

Make sure your typography looks as good on screen as in print — preserve high-quality typography when handing off layouts fromInDesign CS5.5 to Flash Professional CS5.5. A new text engine in Flash Professional supports text styling, text layout control, multiple columns, and more.