Excerpt: As the Creative Suite versions of the Adobe software mature, the list of new features for each program grows smaller, but the new features seem to be getting better. This release has some nice features, making this an important upgrade for those using Illustrator for more artistic purposes—of...
Pros: Perspective drawing
Cons: Many “new” features are long-overdue improvements
Excerpt: New features in Illustrator CS5 include variable-width strokes, the Bristle Brush, the Perspective Grid, anti-aliasing text for the Web, Flash Catalyst integration, and better performance. Together they make Illustrator CS5 a compelling upgrade.