Adobe Illustrator Tips and Tricks

What is Adobe Illustrator and what's it for?

Adobe Illustrator is a computer program that can be used for the edition of vector graphics and, therefore, can be used to edit and modify these kinds of images. We’re talking about digital files in which the different elements are made up of geometrical objects that depend on each other, with math attributes that rely on their position, shape or color. It’s basically a software that allows us to create and modify these images from a workspace called art workshop or work desk. Here we’ll find all the tools we may need on different menus and other options of the interface that offer us all the elements necessary to carry out the modification of digital files.

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How to use Adobe Illustrator

Adobe Illustrator is a great program. A really complete piece of software with so many options, tools, and functions that learning how to use it is almost an art that needs to be practiced for many years. However, far from what it may seem, it isn’t so hard to take our first steps with this program and start using it in our daily work, discovering on the fly everything that it can offer us, with examples and manuals.

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How to install Adobe Illustrator

Throughout history, Illustrator has traditionally been a kind of lone wolf just like the majority of programs developed by Adobe. You could decide to use it, install it, and that’s it. But nowadays, it belongs to the Adobe Creative Cloud suite, the service by Adobe Systems that works on the cloud and that is basically the gateway to the entire ecosystem of applications that they own.

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