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Adobe Creative Cloud

Adobe Creative Cloud

What Is Adobe Creative Cloud?

Adobe Creative Cloud is a suite of creative apps and services for individuals, students, teachers, photographers, and businesses. The cloud-based software includes popular apps like Photoshop for image editing, Illustrator for graphic design, Premiere Pro for video editing, After Effects for motion graphics, and Acrobat Pro for working with PDFs. Creative Cloud provides access to tutorials, templates, fonts, and cloud storage for seamless workflows across desktop, web, and mobile.

Who Uses Adobe Creative Cloud?

Video editing tool for businesses of all sizes which helps with 2D animations, motion graphics, film editing, video stories, audio recording/mixing, cinematic visual effects, and more.

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Reviews of Adobe Creative Cloud

Average score

Overall
4.7
Ease of Use
4.2
Customer Service
4.2
Features
4.7
Value for Money
4.2

Reviews by company size (employees)

  • <50
  • 51-200
  • 201-1,000
  • >1,001
Bruna
Bruna
Senior Designer in Brazil
Verified LinkedIn User
Internet, 10,000+ Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Love ir! Best of all

5.0 2 months ago

Comments: Love it! Love the way or assets are organized, love saving online documents and unfortunately I dont use to work collaboratively, but its a good feature.

Pros:

I love how Adobe grow with technology. The new IA features are down to earth. Completely useful to photo editing or just to improve a crop area.

Cons:

I don't like how expensive is to “normal users”.

Andrew
Owner in Canada
Marketing & Advertising, Self Employed
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Adobe Is My Daily Driver

5.0 2 months ago New

Comments: I have been using Adobe tools for over 25 years and generally they have become better. I have recommended a variety of the Adobe tools to others depending on their needs and budget.

Pros:

The cross-functionality between applications is critical and generally works very well. For example, I enjoy being able to create pieces in Lightroom, Photoshop, and Illustrator and compile them in InDesign. I was just using the tools today to build a variety of print and digital pieces.

Cons:

There are some silly quirks with the programs such as in Photoshop you can't paste the file path when opening or saving a file (they use an old file structure format), or in InDesign you can't export as an SVG. There are work arounds, so the software is still useable as a daily driver.

Verified Reviewer
Verified LinkedIn User
Entertainment, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

An expensive exercise in frustration

1.0 5 years ago

Comments: Adobe Creative Cloud provides the ultimate creative digital toolbox with tools that allow a relative ease of onboarding and a depth of complexity for professionals to grow into over time. Having one place to find, install, update and pay for such a broad Suite of professional products is a boon. User Interface deficiencies lead to frustration now and then but overall Adobe's product Suite provides a complete set of tools with professional depth and sophistication. Once you've grown used to Adobe's interface (that changes between tools within the suite, in places) you'll find an invaluable set of tools that enable a broad range of capabilities within the creative digital space at a sophisticated, professional level. Some may find the price to be high and in some cases where bugs persist throughout versions of a product I would agree but in general, the level of professional capability explains the high cost.

Pros:

Moving Adobe's Suite online with Creative Cloud was a great and necessary move. Frequent updates and an easy central repository can be tremendously helpful - updates can be accessed and installed with ease and as you discover the need for other pieces of software, the install is a simple click away via the Creative Cloud app. Adobe's Suite is *expansive* and has a range of tools of great value to creative digital professionals. To have such a broad spectrum of capability available in one Suite of software tools makes for an invaluable toolbox. Being able to jump out of an edit in Premiere to make tricky edits to an audio file in Audition, adjust an image in Photoshop and bring it in to After Effects to apply FX in 3D space before taking it all back to your Premiere timeline allows for a very efficient workflow.

Cons:

The User Interface for Adobe Software is convoluted and frustrating to use. With each update Adobe will occasionally make minor interface changes for reasons that are hard to understand and, either way, increase frustation and decrease the ability to definitively get to grips with the software. Some bugs persist through multiple versions of Adobe's software which calls into question the high ongoing price for the products where old bugs seem to be glossed over with new features and new bugs crop up regularly, perhaps due to deficiencies in the core engine.

Thomas
Commercial video editor in UK
Broadcast Media, 51–200 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Creative cloud review

5.0 2 months ago

Comments: Overall I would not be performing at the same level in my career without this piece of software.

Pros:

The integration of all my favourite pieces of software. Also how well they work together.

Cons:

Sometimes some of the pieces of software can be buggy and you have to find work arounds.

Larry
Owner in US
Architecture & Planning, 2–10 Employees
Used the Software for: 2+ years
Reviewer Source

Creating a convenient path for creatives

5.0 2 months ago New

Comments: Overall experience is great. I hope the prices can be reduced for long term subscribers.

Pros:

I like the vast amount of software that is easy to access and much needed in the design industry.

Cons:

I do not like the subscription fees as I think they should implement the one time fee structure thatwas very affordable.