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Hi im trying to find out what fireworks is like compared to photoshop , and illustrator cs5 on mac

asked Mar 15 '12 at 09:53

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fireworks is geared for web graphics, navigation bars, etc.

Photoshop is geared for edition photos...

Illustrator are geared for vector graphics, like cartoon drawings.

answered Mar 15 '12 at 09:54

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Fireworks looks very like illustrator and photoshop ??

(Mar 15 '12 at 10:27) techmaniac techmaniac's gravatar image

fireworks looks like its a mix between photoshop and illustrator ??

answered Mar 15 '12 at 10:01

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The keyword there being "looks like." Illustrator also looks like Photoshop, but that's where the similarities end really.

(Mar 15 '12 at 15:57) MagicTrax MagicTrax's gravatar image

Fireworks is more focused on web graphics and UI.
Photoshop is one of the best photo editing software I have ever come across.
Illustrator handles vector graphics.

answered Mar 15 '12 at 16:41

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