Pantone Color books in Photoshop are not free anymore; you now have to pay subscription fee

Pantone now requires designers to use the Pantone Connect plugin if they want to access specific Pantone Colors in Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. The change is happening because “Pantone’s licensing with Adobe” has changed.

For $15 a month, users can upgrade to Pantone Connect Premium, which adds a dozen more tools to create smarter, more impactful palettes.



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