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  • Toon Boom Studio 4.0

    Toon Boom Studio offers many advanced features for animation, particularly among the vector-drawing tools used to create the scenes. It’s here where the majority of…

    £200 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Boris FX Boris Blue 2.0 graphics design package

    Boris FX Boris Blue 2.0 is aimed at artists creating high-end motion graphics. It has strong competition from recently released new versions of Adobe's After Effects,…

    £485 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Painter Essentials 4.0

    Hot on the heels of the new Painter X release comes a completely redesigned package for painting hobbyists: Painter Essentials 4.0.

    £35 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Google SketchUp Pro 6.0 3D design software

    Google's SketchUp Pro 6.0 is an enhanced version of its free SketchUp 6.0 program. The free version features the application's powerful 3D functionality, while Google…

    £250 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • TurboSketch Studio, Google SketchUp plug-in

    TurboSketch Studio is a plug-in for Google SketchUp, typically used for architectural renderings that ship with rather minimal lighting and surfacing effects.

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Youmeus Youmehub studio-management software

    Youmeus Youmehub is an all-in-one system for managing a creative business.

    £65 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Snap Art photo-editor plug-in

    Turning a photograph into digital art is no easy task. Fortunately, Alien Skin's Snap Art plug-in for Adobe Photoshop and other photo editors takes the heavy lifting…

    £87 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • DX Studio 2.1

    DX Studio 2.1 can be used to create a range of interactive 3D applications, from games through to architectural walkthroughs.

    £59 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • LightZone 3.0 photo-editing software

    LightZone 3.0 is intuitive and affordable digital photo editing software.

    £78 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Adobe After Effects CS3 Professional

    Adobe has raised the bar for motion-graphics and animation production software with its release of After Effects CS3 Professional.

    £245 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • OnOne Genuine Fractals 5.0 photoshop plug-in

    Need to turn that postage stamp-sized snap taken on your mobile into a life-size poster? OnOne Genuine Fractals 5.0 could turn out to be a lifesaver.

    £80 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Xara Xtreme 3.2 vector illustration program

    Xara Xtreme 3.2 belongs to an increasingly rare breed: it's a vector editing alternative to Adobe's dominant Illustrator.

    £53 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Final Cut Pro 6.0

    Final Cut Pro 6.0 - or FCP - has evolved over time into a workhorse application that handles everything from basic digital video editing to uncompressed HD video…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Microsoft Expression Studio - the definitive review

    Microsoft's new Expression Studio suite brings together four programs that stake out some new territories for Microsoft and strengthen the company's presence in…

    £450 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Illustrator CS3

    There are plenty of compelling reasons to upgrade to the CS3 version of Illustrator. Adobe has made some significant interface changes, updated important components…

    £163 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Adobe Photoshop CS3

    Adobe's high-end image editor gets new tools - of course - but the interface enhancements are even better.

    £569 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Adobe Bridge CS3

    Our review of Adobe Bridge CS3 showed us that Creative Suite's command-and-control centre now has more features for managing photos and other digital assets, but it's…

    £542 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Xara Xtreme Pro

    While Xara Xtreme may appear to be a vector-based application, it can easily be turned towards creating content for the web and exporting simple Flash or GIF animations.

    £102 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Roxio MyDVD 9.0 Studio Premier

    Compiling a DVD project isn't the easiest task in the world. Roxio's MyDVD 9.0 Studio Premier offers a user-friendly interface that makes it simple to pick out the…

    £50 inc VAT

    Score - 7 out of 10

  • Poser 7.0

    Given Poser's background as a modelling program for illustrators, it's something of a surprise that it is animators who have most to gain from the arrival of Poser 7.0.

    £127 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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