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What Now? And How? FYI for Photoshop Users
The issues raised by the Adobe / Pantone situation are complex. Users of Creative Cloud applications and Pantone colour tools should get all the information they can before deciding how to proceed. Following are some of the sources consulted for the writing of this article.
ADVISORIES FROM ADOBE AND PANTONE
Changes to the Pantone Colour books
Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Pantone Colour books
Pantone Connect X Adobe FAQ
WHAT PROFESSIONALS SAY THE CHANGES MEAN
Pantone Colour Libraries Are Leaving the Adobe Apps
Pantone wants $15/month for the privilege of using its colours in Photoshop
Online forum: LinkedIn
Online forum: PrintPlanet: Adobe to remove Pantone books from Creative Cloud
Online forum: PrintPlanet: Pantone Colour Libraries will be removed from future Adobe updates
Creative Techniques #21: Adobe/Pantone Issues in 2022 (video)
STEPS FOR USERS TO CONSIDER
Discussions: Changes to Pantone Colour Books
Adobe and Pantone to Part Ways; What You Gonna Do?
The Adobe and Pantone Colour Apocalypse: Frequently Asked Questions
The Adobe – Pantone Breakup: How Brand Owners, Designers Should Deal with It
Explaining and Resolving the Adobe/Pantone Colour Quarrel
Reprinted with permission from Print & Graphic Communications Association.