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So we have to buy Adobe Illustrator in order to do this?
So we have to buy Adobe Illustrator in order to do this? Are there not other free programs or programs that come default on windows that can do this?
Shivdev Kang12,737 Points
Inkscape is a brilliant piece of software. It is open source and free, check it out and have a go. I've been using both Illustrator and Inkscape and I'm happy with both.
Adobe Creative Cloud is not overly expensive. It used to be, when they had it in Creative Suite form, that you'd pay $3,000 or more for a package of a few of their applications, but when they went to the Creative Cloud format, it's a lot cheaper in the short run (and more affordable for most, in my opinion), to pay $29 a month, which allows you to use almost everything they have. Well worth it if you are going to work in any part of the creative side of this industry.
Here's a list of programs for creating or editing vector graphics:
- Adobe Illustrator CC
- Sketch App
Niall Maher16,985 Points
You get a months trial free but if you are going to be using it professionally yes you will have to pay unfortunately
Unfortunately, I've heard lots of reports of the latest Illustrator CC having really messed up the SVG exporter…
Daniel Oropeza4,432 Points
Adobe must be making bank. There really isn't any software out there (to my knowledge) that compares to theirs lol