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  • 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

  • Adobe Photoshop CS3 beta

    Any hint of an update to Adobe's Creative Suite sparks frenzied speculation in design circles. Adobe has piqued excitement by offering a beta of the suite's star…

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Image editor face-off: Adobe vs Ulead

    Read on for our verdict on Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0 and Ulead PhotoImpact 12.0.

    £70 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Serif DrawPlus 8.0

    Another year, another edition of Serif DrawPlus – we're now on to version 8.0 of this affordable alternative to high-end, high-priced professional drawing packages.

    £83 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • CorelDraw Graphics Suite X3

    CorelDraw Graphics Suite has spent the past few years overshadowed by more fashionable alternatives. But the design landscape changes quickly.

    £387 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Art Explosion Scrapbook Factory Deluxe 3.0

    Not only has Nova Development given us the childlike desire to make pretty pictures and stick them on the kitchen wall; it's also provided a way to keep the mess to a…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • Paint Shop Pro X

    We reviewed the beta of Paint Shop Pro X in the December issue of PC Advisor and while impressed by the commitment to development undertaken by Corel, we were…

    £85 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Serif PagePlus 11.0

    For most of its life, budget page-layout program Serif PagePlus offered competition to the equally cheap and cheerful Microsoft Publisher. But version 11.0 of this…

    £100 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • IMSI FloorPlan 3D

    FloorPlan 3D, a more sophisticated tool than many of its 3D-planning rivals, covers both interior and exterior design. While the packaging seems to imply that…

    £30 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10

  • Ulead CD & DVD PictureShow 4.0

    Digital cameras are great, but how best to use all those images? There's been an explosion in the affordable photo-printer market or you can always get your snaps…

    £25 inc VAT

    Score - 9 out of 10

  • IMSI TurboCAD Professional 11.0

    Our review of AutoCAD 2006 indicated how complex and expensive CAD (computer-aided design) software can be. IMSI's TurboCAD - Avanquest handle UK sales - is much…

    £495 inc VAT

    Score - 8 out of 10



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