Graphic design

Updated: 06/07/2019 by Computer Hope
Illustration: Using Adobe Illustrator.

Graphic design is the process of creating visual representations of ideas through the use of symbols, words, and images; usually on a computer. Many software programs may be utilized to aid in the process of design, including Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator.


A person involved in graphic design is referred to as a graphic designer or graphic artist.

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