Adobe Illustrator vs Adobe Photoshop

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Adobe Illustrator vs Adobe Photoshop: What are the differences?

Adobe Illustrator: Create logos, icons, sketches, typography and complex illustrations. The industry-standard vector graphics app lets you create logos, icons, sketches, typography, and complex illustrations for print, web, interactive, video, and mobile; Adobe Photoshop: The industry standard in design, photography, video editing & more. Adobe is changing the world through digital experiences. We help our customers create, deliver and optimize content and applications.

Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop can be primarily classified as "Graphic Design" tools.

Avocode, VisualPharm, and Redsift are some of the popular companies that use Adobe Photoshop, whereas Adobe Illustrator is used by Avocode, VisualPharm, and Zenfulfillment. Adobe Photoshop has a broader approval, being mentioned in 112 company stacks & 114 developers stacks; compared to Adobe Illustrator, which is listed in 84 company stacks and 61 developer stacks.

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What is Adobe Illustrator?

The industry-standard vector graphics app lets you create logos, icons, sketches, typography, and complex illustrations for print, web, interactive, video, and mobile.

What is Adobe Photoshop?

It is the best in the world of graphic design and image processing software that will realize any of your ideas. Create and enhance photos, illustrations and 3D graphic objects.
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    What are some alternatives to Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop?
    Adobe InDesign
    The industry's leading page layout and design software enables you to create, proof and publish documents for print and digital media. Ir has everything to create posters, books, digital magazines, eBooks, interactive PDFs and more.
    Inkscape
    It is professional quality vector graphics software which runs on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. This software can be used to create or edit vector graphics such as illustrations, diagrams, line arts, charts, logos and complex paintings.
    Sketch
    Easily create complex shapes with our state-of-the-art vector boolean operations and take advantage of our extensive layer styles.
    Zeplin
    Collaboration app for designers & developers. Supports Sketch and Photoshop (on beta!).
    Figma
    Figma is the first interface design tool with real-time collaboration. It keeps everyone on the same page. Focus on the work instead of fighting your tools.
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    Avatar of Joseph Godwin
    Joseph Godwin uses Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop

    I use Photoshop for designing everything for the web only, notably infographics for sliders, advertisements; and game mod graphics. I also use Photoshop to change the look of photographs, pictures due to Photoshop's powerful filters and plugins.

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    David Somers uses Adobe IllustratorAdobe Illustrator

    I create generative art. Illustrator offers an API so I can automate that process. Yes, its big, its ugly, the never-ending updates reduce my machine to a crawl, and the subscription model is death by $49.99 every month.

    Avatar of Ujjwal Bhujel
    Ujjwal Bhujel uses Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop

    I've been using this since I started my designing and development life, it has never failed me when i most needed it to edit images, export high resolution images for retina display, slicing for eDMs and so on.

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    Markus Gebka uses Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop

    Well...it used to be the industry-standard and I still use it for almost all of my professional work. People complaining about it's complexity know they can create custom layouts, right?

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    Joseph Godwin uses Adobe IllustratorAdobe Illustrator

    I use Illustrator to create or modify already created logos, monograms and other vector graphics I want to use in other designs.

    Avatar of Andrew Fielding
    Andrew Fielding uses Adobe IllustratorAdobe Illustrator

    Illustrator is used for our logos and to build a variety of small parts of our website and apps.

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    Jackson Isaiah uses Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop

    I use this for every image edit and graphic design project. It's absolutely necessary.

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    Andrew Fielding uses Adobe PhotoshopAdobe Photoshop

    We use Photoshop in creating advertising and communications campaigns.

    Avatar of Ana Phi Sancho
    Ana Phi Sancho uses Adobe IllustratorAdobe Illustrator

    Draw simple vector shapes . I Interact with Motion Design work.

    Avatar of Markus Gebka
    Markus Gebka uses Adobe IllustratorAdobe Illustrator

    I use that stuff to create my SVGs when I am not using FIGMA.

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