Lightroom is an image editing tool that allows you to edit images, store them in the cloud and share them if you prefer to. The desktop app also allows you to organize your photos in a central location photo library, making them available on your computer as well as the web and mobile devices. The editing tools of this program let you adjust and manipulate photo properties such as color, brightness, contrast, and much more. You can also rotate, retouch, and make other manipulations without fear as you can revert back to the original photo even after making multiple changes. Furthermore, it comes with widgets that allow you to easily share your images with your friends and family through social media platforms.
Adobe Photoshop CC is one of the most popular Adobe Creative Cloud desktop apps. The application allows you to create amazing photos as well as illustrations, web and print designs, videos, 3D images, and much more. it comes with a wide variety of graphic and image edition and creation tools, including photo effects, brushes, layer masks, background effects, transitions, watermarks, shadow effects, and much more.
Adobe Experience Design
With Adobe Experience Design you can efficiently design mobile and web apps on a mackintosh operating system. It makes us of UX design tools like repeat grid, re-imagined drawing tools, and much more guided by layers, symbols, and other tools. There are tutorials available on the official website that you can work alongside.
This is a desktop software app allows you to express your artistic skills by drawing on ‘digital paper’. Adobe has developed a mobile illustrator app, which allows you to edit vector graphics on-the-go. You can then import these files into the desktop app to further refine them. With Adobe illustrator, you can design logos, create web icons, design monograms, and do plenty more creative stuff.
With InDesign you can design and publish documents in high-quality and share or use them across a variety of print and digital media. InDesign lets you create documents such as business cards, postcards, envelopes and letterheads, just to name a few essential documents.
Adobe Premiere Pro
Adobe Premiere Pro is a video editing desktop application. With it you can perform multiple video editing tasks, including animating video logos, editing DSLR videos, and much more. It is a popular non-linear video editor, commonly used by professional film producers, TV broadcasters, videographers, journalists, and even students. Online tutorials and user manual are available for Premier Pro.
This is a media processing app that allows you to manipulate video files to suit a specific or a variety of screen types or resolutions. It allows ingesting, transcoding, and the creation of proxies on video files, making the suitable for use in various applications, especially when processed with other Adobe applications such as after effects, and Adobe premiere.
Flash Builder is an IDE app that provides an interface for coding of Flash apps and mobile device applications. It is used by ActionScript mobile game developers and comes with multiple testing and debugging tools for apps.
Prelude is another popular Adobe CC desktop app that allows you to ingest videos, log them and make rough cuts. It is really useful for instant tagging, transcoding, metadata entry, and rough tag creation over the web.
Adobe Acrobat Pro
Acrobat Pro allows you to create PDF documents from scratch, edit, sign, or convert other text document formats into PDF. You can even share your PDF files after storing them in the cloud. Acrobat Pro has a ton of features that you can discover here.
Adobe Bridge allows the user to centralise creative assets needed for creative projects. It can also be used by teams, allows adding watermarks, make color adjustments, and much more.
Adobe fuse is a popular desktop application that allows the creation of 3D characters for use in Photoshop projects.
Character Animator (Beta)
Character Animator allows animation on 2D characters in real time, especially creative files created using the illustrator or Photoshop apps.
Adobe Scout enables flash game developers to do SWF profiling and design for various devices and the web.
Audition is a digital editor for audio files, which can be used in audio production on a professional level. It also allows you to publish your work on various platforms online.
Speedgrade is a video editing app designed for color correction, grading, and film finishing.
Adobe Story plus is a collaborative tool that allows creative scriptwriters and screenplay writers to write, report, and schedule their work online, faster and better.
This tool allows you to add scripts to your apps on the creative desktop cloud.
Adobe muse is a web design tool that was created for designers that want to design websites without having to concern themselves with HTML or CSS which happens in the background. The app makes web design and publishing faster and more convenient.
Dream weaver is another intuitive web design tool that is designed to help web developers and designers in creating modern responsive websites. It helps developers in coding and defining web page structure with HTML.
Project Felix is a photo-editing app that allows easy composition of 2D and 3D images
Gaming SDK provides game developers with essential resources that help them create Action Script games compatible with multiple devices.
Extension Manager is a desktop app designed to let you install and easily manage app extensions.
Adobe spark is a desktop application used for interactive vector animation design. It comes with multiple tools and features that help you create highly interactive animated videos. You can also create social graphics and web stories to instantly share them if you like or store them in the cloud.
Animate is an application used for interactive vector animation design. It comes with multiple drawing tools and features that help you create highly interactive animations.
This is a word processor app that allows you to create documents in text or word format. It also allows you to collaborate with editors and copywriters.
This is the complete list of Adobe Creative Cloud desktop apps. Some of these applications are available free of charge or as a trial, but you can enjoy the use of all of them when you purchase an Adobe CC subscription.