Adobe Days: Win a copy of CS5 at Ascend Training

Join Ascend Training for an evening of CS5! Three simultaneous events will be going on at once in Flash CS5, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign and more. This is a great opportunity to learn about the new features, and network with other attendees.

Sessions begin at 4:30pm on June 3rd at our downtown Chicago facility. We will be serving pizza and cocktails through the evening.

Register for Adobe Days June 3rd

Adobe CS5 Free Shipping Ends May 31st

Adobe is offering free shipping on CS5 until May 31st, 2010. Adobe Creative Suite 5 is turning out to be one of the best upgrades since Photoshop version 3. Some of the new features to Photoshop are:

  • Better RAW processing
  • Content Aware Fill
  • Auto lens correction
  • Expanded painting effects
  • Advanced HDR processing

If you’re confused about pricing, Adobe has a great chart for you to examine the different applications and the best suite for you. Ascend is offering CS5 classes starting in June, but will continue to offer CS4 as long as there is demand.

Adobe Releases CS5 Trial Downloads to Public

Adobe has released free 30 day versions of Creative Suite 5! They are the functional finished software that gives you the opportunity to try out CS5.

For those upgrading, if you have:

  • CS4 Web Standard or Premium upgrading to CS5 Web Premium: $599
  • Cs4 Design Standard or Premium upgrading to CS5 Design Premium: $599
  • CS3 or CS2 Design Standard or Premium upgrading to CS5 Design Premium: $799

There are also fully functional education-priced versions for teachers and students. Download trial CS5 software.

See our Dreamweaver CS5 Class offerings

See our Flash CS5 Class Offerings

See our InDesign CS5 Class Offerings