Adobe today released updates for several Creative Cloud applications. Lightroom Classic, Illustrator and Indesign all run natively on Apple computers with an M1 processor, thus completing their tasks 80% faster (compared to running on an Intel Mac). Premiere pro is currently available as a beta for M1 PCs. In addition, the “Super Resolution” function, which Adobe integrated into Camera Raw in the latest update, is now also available in Lightroom and Lightroom Classic. There are also a number of minor changes in Photoshop for iPad, Photoshop Express, Illustrator, and Adobe XD.
Camera Raw and the Lightroom family receive new premium presets. In Lighroom/Lightroom Mobile, sharing functionality has been added for collaboration and you can now define your own aspect ratios when cropping. In Photoshop for iPad, users can download and use a variety of brush tips – such as Keith Haring or Kyle Webster’s brush sets.
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Adobe launches several new functions for Creative Cloud and Premiere Pro TV commercials in Germany
Adobe has released important updates for a number of Creative Cloud applications. The focus is on increasing performance for customers: on Apple M1 Macs as well as on powerful new functionality and workflow improvements in desktop and mobile tools.
As part of the new #EditYourStory campaign, Adobe is also releasing a Premiere Pro ad for German TV: Fantastic Voyage.
Creative Cloud Updates
The focus is on performance improvements in Illustrator, InDesign, and Lightroom Classic, which are now available as native apps for Apple’s M1 Macs. Based on third-party benchmark tests (Pfeiffer Report), Creative Cloud on an M1 system is on average more than 80 percent faster than a similarly configured Intel system.
In addition, there are several new features and workflow improvements for Creative Cloud Tools:
- Lightroom: New premium presets, features for collaborative work (“Shared Album”), superior resolution in Lightroom and Lightroom Classic (previously available in Adobe Camera Raw) and custom aspect ratios in Lightroom
- Powerful new retouching features in Photoshop Express, including skin smoothing, content healing, face liquefaction, and caricatures
- Custom brushes for Photoshop for iPad
- Rotatable view in Illustrator for desktop
- New design tools in Adobe XD: Inward Shadows, Contour Lines, and Angle
You can find all the details about individual innovations on our blog:
Fantastic Journey: Premiere Pro commercial is shown on German TV
Everyone has a story to tell, whether it’s as a social media post or as a professional film production company. Creative Cloud’s video tools give everyone the opportunity to impressively share their ideas and stories with the world. With Fantastic Voyage, Adobe celebrates the limitless creative possibilities of video editing and releases a Premiere Pro commercial on German TV. The site will be shown with Queen’s music (“Don’t Stop Me Now”) in the next few weeks on ProSieben, RTL, VOX and Sky in the context of shows like Late Night Berlin, Sing my Song and The Simpsons.