Adobe Creative Suite CS6 Master Collection (Mac)

Adobe Creative Suite CS6 Master Collection (Mac)
  • Platform: Mac
  • Manufacturer: Adobe
  • Type: Retail Boxed, Full Edition
  • MPN: 65167116
  • Stock Code: 066107
  • More: Adobe Creative Suite CS6
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Our Price: $3,944.91

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Product Description

Adobe Creative Suite 6 Master Collection software delivers unprecedented performance with blazing - fast 64 - bit native support and GPU acceleration. Groundbreaking new creative tools provide innovative ways to design for the latest devices. With exceptional power and precision, you can create inspiring experiences that go anywhere.*

* Some GPU - enabled features in Photoshop Extended are not supported on Microsoft Windows XP.

Adobe Creative Suite CS6 Master Collection software includes:

  • Photoshop CS6 Extended
  • Acrobat X Pro
  • After Effects CS6
  • Audition CS6
  • Bridge CS6
  • Dreamweaver CS6
  • Encore CS6
  • Fireworks CS6
  • Flash Builder 4.6 Premium Edition
  • Flash Professional CS6
  • Illustrator CS6
  • InDesign CS6
  • Media Encoder CS6
  • Photoshop CS6 Extended
  • Prelude CS6
  • Premiere Pro CS6
  • SpeedGrade CS6

New Features

Design without limits

  • Content - aware technologies in Photoshop Extended
    Retouch images with astonishing ease, control, and precision in Adobe Photoshop Extended. Remove or move selected image objects, and Content - Aware technology magically fills, patches, extends, or recomposes your image with stunning results.
  • Simplified 3D design in Photoshop Extended
    Dive into 3D artwork creation with intuitive on - canvas and in - context scene editing. Drag shadows into place, animate 3D objects, and give 3D objects a sketched look.*
  • Intuitive video creation in Photoshop Extended
    Bring image - editing power to video. Enhance any clip using the full range of familiar tools in Photoshop Extended, and then combine clips and stills with transitions, audio, and effects.
  • Blur Gallery in Photoshop Extended
    Quickly create photographic blur effects using a simple interface with on - image controls. Create tilt - shift effects, sharpen one focal point, or vary the blur among many focal points.
  • Seamless vector pattern creation in Illustrator
    Easily create seamlessly tiled vector patterns in Adobe Illustrator. Experiment freely with different types of repeating patterns that can be edited at any time for maximum design flexibility.
  • Powerful image tracing in Illustrator
    Confidently convert raster images to editable vectors with a powerful tracing engine in Illustrator. Get clean lines, accurate fitting, and reliable results using simple, intuitive controls.
  • Gradients applied to strokes in Illustrator
    Apply gradients to your strokes - along the length, across the width, or within the stroke itself - all with complete control over gradient placement and opacity.
  • Adobe Premiere Pro multicam editing
    Easily edit 16 - plus camera multicam shoots, apply effects that span multiple clips using adjustment layers, and kick - start color correction with the Three - Way Color Corrector in Adobe Premiere Pro.
  • Dynamic timeline trimming in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Finesse your edits with precision using advanced trimming tools in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. Trim clips directly in the timeline via keyboard entry or in the Program monitor using JKL shortcuts.
  • Video stabilizing tools
    Remove unwanted movement from footage using the powerful Warp Stabilizer in Adobe After Effects and Adobe Premiere Pro. Use rolling shutter removal to eliminate skew and wobble without forcing stabilization.
  • 3D Camera Tracker in After Effects
    Track elements in 3D space with depth of field, shadows, and reflections. Automatically analyze and place 3D track points onto 2D footage while you work, in the background.
  • Ray - traced, extruded text and shapes in After Effects
    Extrude fully ray - traced text and shapes natively and take full advantage of reflections, environment maps, and more.
  • Variable mask feathering in After Effects
    Create a separate set of splines to precisely control mask feathering. Get the exact shape you want with the proper degree of softness at any point along the mask edge, resulting in a big boost to creative flexibility.
  • SpeedGrade for powerful color grading
    Manipulate light and color in your video productions with the powerful Lumetri Deep Color Engine in Adobe SpeedGrade. With broad support for video formats including RAW, HDR, and stereoscopic, apply precise HDR grading to raw content and finished edits.

Work at the speed of your imagination

  • Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine in Photoshop Extended
    See near - instant results when editing with key tools such as Liquify and Puppet Warp. The new Mercury Graphics Engine delivers unprecedented responsiveness for a fluid feel as you work.*
  • Adobe Mercury Performance System in Illustrator CS6
    Work with precision, speed, and rock - solid stability on large, complex files due to native 64 - bit support on Mac OS and Windows with RAM and overall performance optimization.
  • Global Performance Cache in After Effects
    After Effects CS6 takes 64 - bit performance to a new level with new Global Performance Cache, which optimizes and stores your previews so you're beating deadlines instead of waiting for updates. More about Global Performance Cache.
  • Blazing - fast FTP performance in Dreamweaver
    Transfer large files with blazing speed using a specifically engineered, multithreaded File Transfer Protocol in Adobe Dreamweaver.
  • Mercury Playback Engine in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Get amazing performance from the 64 - bit Adobe Mercury Playback Engine on desktops and laptops, GPU optional. Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 adds support for MacBook Pro OpenCL - based GPUs and NVIDIA Maximus dual - GPU configurations.
  • New, modern interfaces
    Work with sleek, intuitive, and newly redesigned user interfaces in Photoshop Extended CS6, Illustrator CS6, and Adobe Premiere Pro CS6. Benefit from hundreds of design touches for a smoother, more consistent experience.
  • New and reengineered design tools in Photoshop Extended
    Create superior designs faster in Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended with consistent formatting of type styles, vector layers with strokes and gradients, custom strokes and dashed lines, and more.
  • Accelerated, nondestructive image cropping in Photoshop Extended
    Crop using the most - used tool in Photoshop Extended, which includes hardware acceleration and a modern interface that lets you manipulate your image on canvas and see it happen live.
  • Linked content in InDesign
    Link content within or across Adobe InDesign documents, so that changes made to the parent text or object are applied to all linked children objects. Even changes to interactivity are applied to linked content.
  • Content Collector tools in InDesign
    Grab text and objects from an existing layout using the Content Collector in InDesign. In a new layout, use the Content Placer to add those items in the order you want them to appear on the page.
  • Efficient, fluid video editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Take advantage of powerful, flexible nonlinear video editing in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 to tell your most compelling stories. Edit virtually any type of media in native formats, from video shot on a phone to 5K and beyond.
  • After Effects and Illustrator integration
    Instantly convert Illustrator vector art (AI and EPS formats) into shape layers in After Effects. Easily animate vector art in 2D or extrude to 3D.
  • Rolling shutter artifact removal in After Effects
    Apply rolling shutter artifact removal independently of stabilization. The rolling shutter technology introduced with Warp Stabilizer can be used with ultimate control.
  • Advanced motion tracking in After Effects
    Handle even the trickiest tracking jobs with the 2D planar tracking tools in mocha for After Effects CS6 (included; English user interface only) from Imagineer Systems Ltd., with tracking masks and variable feather via mocha shape.
  • Sprite sheet generation in Flash Professional
    Export symbols and animation sequences from Adobe Flash Professional to instantly generate CSS sprite sheets that improve workflow and performance.
  • Faster, more precise audio editing in Adobe Audition
    Speed up your audio editing workflow with new and improved tools in Adobe Audition. Perform precise cleanup, quickly align and edit dialogue, change clip pitch and speed, automate mixes, and more.
  • Real - time clip stretching in Adobe Audition
    Stretch audio clips nondestructively in real time. Preview changes and settings, and render for higher quality results. Easily adjust pitch and speed together using varispeed mode.
  • Real - time performance in SpeedGrade
    Experience real - time feedback while you design looks for your video and grade your footage. The GPU - accelerated, 64 - bit Lumetri Deep Color Engine is optimized for performance, regardless of resolution or frame size.
  • Footage ingest and logging with Prelude
    Manage preproduction efficiently with Adobe Prelude CS6. Ingest nearly any file - based format and begin logging immediately with searchable temporal markers that flow through post - production, allowing you to work faster and stay organized.
  • Auto - save and recovery in Photoshop Extended
    Let auto - save work behind the scenes without interruption, even saving your largest files in the background. Count on automatic recovery of your work in the event of an unexpected shutdown.

Deliver virtually anywhere

  • Alternate and Liquid Layout in InDesign
    Efficiently create and design multiple versions of a layout within a single InDesign file. Apply liquid page rules to automatically adapt content when you create an alternate layout with a different size or orientation.
  • Fluid grid layout for devices in Dreamweaver
    Design and develop confidently for mobile devices with advanced tools in Dreamweaver CS6, including CSS3 - based layouts that scale adaptively to all screen sizes and form factors.
  • Support for the latest HTML5/CSS3 standards in Dreamweaver
    Take advantage of updates to the newest industry technologies using Dreamweaver CS6, including CSS3 transitions for animating changes and WebKit support.
  • jQuery and PhoneGap support in Dreamweaver
    Create compelling websites and apps for smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers. Take advantage of integrated support for jQuery Mobile and Adobe PhoneGap to streamline your development of mobile apps.
  • Broad format support in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Edit virtually any format in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 including DV, HDV, RED, DPX, Sony XDCAM, XDCAM 50, XDCAM EX and XDCAM HD, Panasonic P2, DVCPRO HD, AVCHD, AVC - Intra, and footage from DSLR cameras.
  • PDF forms within InDesign
    Create form fields directly within InDesign, before you export to PDF, so that your forms can look as good as the rest of your designs.
  • Common Library elements in Fireworks
    Mock up your designs and themes for iOS, Android, and social networks using new mobile app templates, state - of - the - arts symbols, and components in the Common Library in Adobe Fireworks CS6.
  • Mobile platform and device support in Flash Professional
    Create content in Flash Professional for delivery across a wide variety of devices with support for the Flash Player 11.2 and Adobe AIR 3.2 runtimes; and for platforms including iOS, Android, and Adobe Digital Home.
  • Single - codebase mobile applications in Flash Builder Premium
    Rapidly develop cross - platform web, desktop, and mobile applications using Adobe Flash Builder 4.6 Premium. Leverage a common Flex or ActionScript codebase to write for iOS, Android, and BlackBerry.
  • Business Catalyst integration
    Use the integrated Adobe Business Catalyst panel in Dreamweaver to connect and edit sites you build with Business Catalyst (available separately). Build e - commerce sites with the hosted solution.
  • Integration with other tools and services
    Enjoy direct integration with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Adobe Touch Apps within core components of Master Collection.†‡
Top Features

Realize your creative vision with the ultimate design environment. Adobe Creative Suite 6 Master Collection software is performance - packed and precision - focused so you can make swift work of your most complex projects. Deliver your ideas using the professional toolset that's yours for one great price.

  • Adobe Mercury Performance System in Illustrator CS6
    Work with precision, speed, and rock - solid stability on large, complex files thanks to a new performance system that powers Adobe Illustrator CS6. With native 64 - bit support on Mac OS and Windows, all the RAM on your computer is accessed so you can easily open, save, and export large files and preview demanding designs. Just about everything feels faster and more responsive.
  • New dimensions in digital imaging
    Get state - of - the - art imaging magic and blazingly fast performance with Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended, the digital imaging standard preferred for its powerful 2D and 3D editing, compositing, painting, and effects capabilities.*
  • Vector graphics that work across media
    Create compelling graphics with Adobe Illustrator CS6, the industry standard for vector drawing. Experiment freely and design efficiently with powerful tools for drawing, color, creative effects, and typography.
  • Standards - based web authoring
    Design and publish compelling websites and apps for smartphones, tablets, and desktop computers in Adobe Dreamweaver CS6. Quickly build CSS3 - based layouts, use industry - standard HTML5, preview on multiple devices, and more.
  • Engaging page layout for print
    Generate stunning page layouts in Adobe InDesign CS6 with precise control over typography, built - in creative tools, and an intuitive workflow. Print reliably with less risk of error.
  • Efficient, fluid video editing in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Take advantage of powerful, flexible nonlinear video editing in Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 to tell your most compelling stories. Edit virtually any type of media in native formats, from video shot on a phone to 5K and beyond.
  • Groundbreaking motion graphics
    Deliver cinematic visual effects in Adobe After Effects CS6. Tap into the power of 3D camera tracking to create photo - realism along with 3D modeling, fast rotoscoping, stabilizing tools, advanced lens blurs, and more.
  • Access to Adobe Digital Publishing Suite
    Access Adobe Digital Publishing Suite from within InDesign to publish engaging digital documents for a range of tablet devices. New Single Edition now available for publishing to iPad.†
  • Elegant eBook authoring in InDesign
    Create engaging eBooks with refined typography and images that resize to fit any screen with InDesign CS6. Add video and audio for apps that support HTML5 video and audio tags and take advantage of EPUB3 support.§
  • Expressive interactive experiences
    Deliver immersive experiences across multiple runtimes that present consistently across virtually any platform or device using Flash Professional CS6, the industry standard for interactive authoring.
  • Audio - for - video editing
    Record, edit, mix, master, and sweeten audio using Adobe Audition CS6. Roundtrip edit with Adobe Premiere Pro, or use OMF and XML to speed up project exchange with Avid Pro Tools and other NLEs.
  • Optimized graphics for web and mobile
    Quickly create optimized vector and raster graphics for websites, mobile devices, tablets, kiosks, and interactive displays using Adobe Fireworks CS6. Easily design and rapidly prototype complete web pages.
  • Single - codebase mobile applications in Flash Builder Premium
    Rapidly develop cross - platform web, desktop, and mobile applications using Adobe Flash Builder 4.6 Premium. Leverage a common Flex or ActionScript codebase to write for iOS, Android, and BlackBerry.
  • Native 64 - bit performance
    Enjoy 64 - bit performance in Photoshop Extended, Illustrator, Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, and other components.
  • Adobe Mercury Graphics Engine in Photoshop Extended
    See near - instant results when editing with key tools such as Liquify and Puppet Warp. The new Mercury Graphics Engine delivers unprecedented responsiveness for a fluid feel as you work.*
  • Mercury Playback Engine in Adobe Premiere Pro
    Get amazing performance from the 64 - bit Adobe Mercury Playback Engine on desktops and laptops, GPU optional. Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 adds support for MacBook Pro OpenCL - based GPUs and NVIDIA Maximus dual - GPU configurations.
  • Global Performance Cache in After Effects
    After Effects CS6 takes 64 - bit performance to a new level with new Global Performance Cache, which optimizes and stores your previews so you're beating deadlines instead of waiting for updates. More about Global Performance Cache ›
  • Timesaving integration with Dynamic Link
    Eliminate intermediate rendering as you refine assets shared between After Effects, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe Audition, SpeedGrade, and Encore using Adobe Dynamic Link.
  • Integration with other tools and services
    Enjoy direct integration with Adobe Digital Publishing Suite, Adobe Creative Cloud, and Adobe Touch Apps within core components of Master Collection.†‡

* Photoshop Extended 3D features and some GPU - enabled features are not supported on Windows XP.

† Adobe Digital Publishing Suite requires a separate license and payment of associated fees. Learn more.

‡ Wireless Internet connection required. Mobile and tablet applications and syncing functionality require a separate download and agreement to additional terms. Adobe online services, including the Adobe Creative Cloud service, are available only to users 13 and older and require agreement to additional terms and Adobe's online privacy policy. The applications and online services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration and may be subject to change or discontinuation without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply.

§ InDesign uses EPUB3 and HTML5 code to create eBooks with audio, video, and other advanced features. EPUB3 and HTML5 presentation, media playback, and double - byte character support (for example, Chinese, Japanese, or Korean) may not be supported by all devices, browsers, or EPUB readers.

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Specifications / System Requirements

VersionCS6
Language(s)English
Distribution MediaDVD-ROM
Package TypeRetail Boxed Package
License PricingStandard
License TypeComplete Package
License Quantity1 User
System Requirements:
Operating SystemMac OS X v10.6.8, v10.7 or v10.8
Min CPUMulticore Intel processor with 64 - bit support
Min HDD15.5GB of available hard - disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation
Min RAM4GB of RAM (8GB recommended)
Min Screen Requirements1280x900 display with 16 - bit color and 512MB of VRAM
Peripheral DevicesDVD - ROM drive compatible with dual - layer DVDs
Other Software RequirementsJava Runtime Environment 1.6; Eclipse 3.7 Cocoa version; QuickTime 7.6.6 software required for QuickTime features, multimedia, and HTML5 media playback

Extra Details

System requirements

Mac OS
  • Multicore Intel processor with 64 - bit support
  • Mac OS X v10.6.8, v10.7 or v10.8
  • 4GB of RAM (8GB recommended)
  • 15.5GB of available hard - disk space for installation; additional free space required during installation (cannot install on a volume that uses a case - sensitive file system or on removable flash storage devices)
  • Additional disk space required for disk cache, preview files, and other working files (10GB recommended)
  • 1280x900 display with 16 - bit color and 512MB of VRAM; 1680x1050 display required and second professionally calibrated viewing display recommended for Adobe SpeedGrade
  • OpenGL 2.0–capable system
  • DVD - ROM drive compatible with dual - layer DVDs (SuperDrive for burning DVDs; Blu - ray burner for creating Blu - ray Disc media)
  • Java Runtime Environment 1.6
  • Eclipse 3.7 Cocoa version (for plug - in installation of Adobe Flash Builder; the following distributions are supported: Eclipse IDE for Java EE and Java Developers, Eclipse Classic, Eclipse for PHP Developers)
  • QuickTime 7.6.6 software required for QuickTime features, multimedia, and HTML5 media playback
  • Dedicated GPU card recommended (for optimal performance in SpeedGrade and for GPU - accelerated features in Adobe Premiere Pro and After Effects: NVIDIA Quadro 4000 or other Adobe - certified GPU card with at least 1GB of VRAM recommended); visit www.adobe.com/products/premiere/extend.html for supported cards
  • Optional: Tangent CP200 family or Tangent Wave control surface for SpeedGrade
  • Optional: 7200 RPM hard drive (multiple fast disk drives, preferably RAID 0 configured, recommended) for video products
  • This software will not operate without activation. Broadband Internet connection and registration are required for software activation, validation of subscriptions, and access to online services.† Phone activation is not available.

* Adobe Photoshop Extended 3D features and some GPU - enabled features are not supported on Windows XP.

† This product may integrate with or allow access to certain Adobe or third - party hosted online services ("Online Services"). Online Services are available only to users 13 and older and require agreement to additional terms of use and Adobe's online privacy policy. Online Services are not available in all countries or languages, may require user registration, and may be discontinued or modified in whole or in part without notice. Additional fees or subscription charges may apply.

Language versions

  • Deutsch
  • English
  • Español*
  • Français
  • Français*
  • Hebrew*
  • Italiano*
  • Nederlands*
  • Polish*
  • Português (Brasil)*
  • Svenska*
  • Turkish*
  • čeština*
  • Русский*
  • عربي*
  • 日本語*
  • 繁體中文*
  • 한국어*

* Indicates hybrid with only some components localized. For Chinese Traditional: Windows version is hybrid; not available for Mac OS. Arabic and Hebrew versions include a set of Middle Eastern enabled products with right - to - left language support, Arab/Hebrew features, and an English interface. North African French (Francais*) version includes a set of Middle Eastern enabled products with right - to - left language support, Arab/Hebrew features, and a French interface.

NOTE

Product information, specifications, and compatibility are for advisory purposes only, and is the buyers full responsibility to verify with the manufacturer prior to ordering.