Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone adds brand new Repair Tool, 16-bits per channel support
May 23, 2014 – 11:00 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 3.2 Sandstone adds brand new Repair Tool, 16-bits per channel support

The Pixelmator Team has released Pixelmator 3.2 for Mac OS X. Codenamed Sandstone, it’s a significant update with the promise of a brand new – and much improved – Repair tool.
The new release also extends …

Artweaver 4.5 extends ArtweaverTeam.com integration
February 6, 2014 – 08:21 | Comments Off
Artweaver 4.5 extends ArtweaverTeam.com integration

Boris Eyrich Software has updated its popular paint tool Artweaver to version 4.5.
The new build improves integration with ArtweaverTeam.com, the companion site where several Artweaver users can collaborate on projects. The Uploader plugin is now …

GIMP 2.8.10 squashes more bugs, now works in OS X Mavericks
December 2, 2013 – 13:13 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.10 squashes more bugs, now works in OS X Mavericks

Popular open-source image-editing tool GIMP 2.8.10 FINAL has been released by the GIMP Development Team. The latest version of the cross-platform image editor includes a key fix that restores compatibility in OS X Mavericks, plus …

Pixelmator 3.0 FX adds layer styles and liquify tools, OS X Mavericks support
October 23, 2013 – 12:08 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 3.0 FX adds layer styles and liquify tools, OS X Mavericks support

Lithuanian developer The Pixelmator Team has released Pixelmator 3.0 FX, a major update to its popular Mac image-editing tool. Version 3.0 adds non-destructive Layer Styles, allowing users to apply multiple effects at once, as well …

Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Premiere Elements 12 launched with new mobile-friendly features
September 24, 2013 – 11:37 | 2 Comments
Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Premiere Elements 12 launched with new mobile-friendly features

Adobe has released brand new versions of its consumer-level photo-editing and video-editing suites with the launch of Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 and Adobe Premiere Elements 12.
Version 12 of both suites add mobile-friendly features and a …

GIMP 2.8.6 offers multiple fixes, improves single-window mode
June 24, 2013 – 11:22 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.6 offers multiple fixes, improves single-window mode

Open-source image editor GIMP 2.8.6 FINAL has been released for Windows and Linux. This popular – and powerful – image manipulation tool, which is also available for Mac, is primarily a maintenance release, but does …

GIMP 2.8.4 Portable released alongside Mac binary, future plans revealed
February 13, 2013 – 12:36 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.4 Portable released alongside Mac binary, future plans revealed

Popular open-source, cross-platform image editor GIMP 2.8.4 Portable has been released for Windows PCs alongside the Mac binary of GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL. The updates appear less than a week after the Windows and Linux binary …

GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL tweaks UI, promises more responsive drawing tools
February 7, 2013 – 07:36 | Comments Off
GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL tweaks UI, promises more responsive drawing tools

Popular open-source image editor GIMP 2.8.4 FINAL has been released for Linux and Windows, with a Mac binary build due for release imminently. Version 2.8.4 is a minor stability release, but does contain a number …

Adobe gives away Photoshop CS2, and more. Or do they?
January 10, 2013 – 12:52 | One Comment
Adobe gives away Photoshop CS2, and more. Or do they?

Adobe has published a public CS2 download page with links to a host of older applications – the full Creative Suite 2.0, Acrobat Pro 8.0, Audition 3.0, GoLive CS2, Illustrator CS2, InCopy CS2, Photoshop CS2, …

CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 adds new features, Mac support, drops price by $50
September 19, 2012 – 08:39 | Comments Off
CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 adds new features, Mac support, drops price by $50

CyberLink has continued rapid development of its photo management and editing tool with the release of CyberLink PhotoDirector 4 Ultra. PhotoDirector 4, which appears on Mac OS X for the first time in addition to …

Pixelmator 2.1 brings in Retina Display support, effects browser and iCloud syncing
August 9, 2012 – 13:13 | Comments Off
Pixelmator 2.1 brings in Retina Display support, effects browser and iCloud syncing

If you’re looking for a powerful image editing tool, the likes of Photoshop are going to spring to mind first. But there are plenty of much lower cost tool available that are more than adequate …