Adobe Creative Suite 6 Premium Student for PC or Mac for $249 + free shipping

B&H Photo-Video offers the Adobe Creative Suite 6 Design & Web Premium Student and Teacher Edition for Windows, model no. 65177779, or Mac, model no. 65177812, for $249 with free shipping. That’s the lowest total price we could find for either version by at least $105. It includes Photoshop Extended CS6, Illustrator CS6, InDesign CS6, Flash Professional CS6, Dreamweaver CS6, Fireworks CS6, Acrobat X Pro, and Bridge CS6.

Autodesk Student Version Software for PC / Mac downloads for free

For students and educational faculty only, Autodesk offers downloads of select AutoCAD and Autodesk design and publishing software programs for free via the instructions below. (System requirements vary depending on the program.) That’s the best offer we’ve seen for Autodesk software this year. (For comparison, professional versions of these programs normally cost several hundred dollars.) Note that you must have a valid school email address to receive this offer. In all, there are 42 titles available. Student software features the same functionality as the professional versions, but all projects a user creates will feature a “watermark” border that notes it was made with an educational product. Eligible titles include AutoCAD for PC or Mac, Autodesk 3ds Max for PC, Autodesk Maya for PC, Autodesk Smoke for Mac, AutoCAD Civil 3D for PC, and more. To get this deal:

  1. Click here to register for the software
  2. activate your account via the link sent to your email
  3. log into your account and click here to beginning downloading

Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Student for PC or Mac for $56 + free shipping

B&H Photo-Video offers the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 4 Student and Teacher Edition for Windows and Mac, model no. 65164859, for $55.99 with free shipping. That’s tied with our expired mention from four days ago and the lowest total price we’ve ever seen. (It’s a current price low by $2.) This program offers a variety of photo-editing tools.

Of note, you’ll be required to submit proof of eligibility in order to unlock the software; click here for more information. (You’ll be able to use the software in trial-mode for 30 days until you receive your serial number after providing the required proof.)

Anime Studio Pro 7 for PC and Mac for $20 + free shipping

Purplus offers Anime Studio Pro 7 for Windows and Mac, model no. ASP70HBX2, for $19.95 with free shipping via the directions below. That’s tied with our mention from a week ago and the lowest total price we could find by $32. Note that it isn’t the most recent release of this software. To get this deal:

  1. Add Anime Studio Pro 7 for Windows and Mac to your cart for $39.95
  2. select “free shipping” in-cart
  3. at checkout, apply coupon “ani77me” to cut it to $19.95

Anime Studio Pro 7 for PC and Mac for $20 + free shipping

Purplus offers Anime Studio Pro 7 for Windows and Mac, model no. ASP70HBX2, for $19.95 with free shipping via the directions below. That’s $5 under our December mention and the lowest total price we could find by $32. Note that it isn’t the most recent release of this software. To get this deal:

  1. Add Anime Studio Pro 7 for Windows and Mac to your cart for $39.95
  2. select “free shipping” in-cart
  3. at checkout, apply coupon “ani77me” to cut it to $19.95

Photoshop Lightroom 3 Student / Teacher for PC or Mac for $40 at Office Depot

At participating Office Depot retail stores only, the Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 3 Student and Teacher Edition for Windows and Mac, model no. 65074697, costs $39.99. That’s $20 under our August mention and the lowest price we could find now by $89. (The standard edition sells for $190 or more at most merchants.) Sales tax is added where applicable. This software offers a variety of photo-editing tools.

Of note, you will be required to submit proof of eligibility in order to unlock the software. (You will be able to use the software in trial-mode for 30 days until you receive your serial number after providing the required proof.) Click here for more information. (You may have to provide this proof at Office Depot.)