Adobe Creative Suite - upgrade to CS6 or go to the Cloud?

I think if Adobe had its customers’ best interests at heart they would offer a choice in purchase options. I think I will change to Corel Paint Shop Pro if I ever get time to do the necessary homework. I already use Corel Draw as a much more flexible alternative to illustrator.


Will Smith

Project Officer (Botanical Imaging)

Queensland Herbarium

Science Delivery

Department of Science, IT, Innovation and the Arts (DSITIA)


Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha

Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong, Queensland, Australia 4066

Phone: (07) 38969508


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I know this discussion has been on the List-Serv before, but now with CC out for some time and CS6 now 2 years old, I thought I’d pose the question again. Is it a good idea to purchase Creative Suite 6 (now, 2 years old) or jump to the Cloud?

I only use Acrobat, Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop and idea of one more monthly fee is really frustrating.

All comments/opinions are welcome.

Leggitt Design
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