Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 and Premiere Elements 2020 released, add striking user-friendly features
October 4, 2019 – 06:03 | Comments Off on Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 and Premiere Elements 2020 released, add striking user-friendly features
Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 and Premiere Elements 2020 released, add striking user-friendly features

Adobe has released major new versions of its entry level image and video-editing suites with the joint release of Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020 and Adobe Premiere Elements 2020 for Windows and Mac.
Both new products add …

Photo-to-painting converter FotoSketcher gets a test Android release
October 20, 2016 – 06:19 | Comments Off on Photo-to-painting converter FotoSketcher gets a test Android release
Photo-to-painting converter FotoSketcher gets a test Android release

The popular PC “photo-to-painting” converter FotoSketcher is now available on Android in a very basic, advanced-user-only test release.
This alpha app is only available as a stand-alone .apk file, and if you manage to install it …

Automatically generate abstract art with Mondriaan Creator
July 26, 2016 – 06:22 | Comments Off on Automatically generate abstract art with Mondriaan Creator
Automatically generate abstract art with Mondriaan Creator

Even if you don’t know Piet Mondriaan’s name, you’ll probably recognise the Dutch painter’s distinctive geometric style: white background and a black grid, partly filled with primary colours.
It’s not an approach that appeals to everyone, …

Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0
September 21, 2015 – 10:22 | Comments Off on Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0
Transform any photo into a work of art with AKVIS AirBrush 3.0

AKVIS has announced AKVIS AirBrush 3.0 ($49 – $89), its powerful applications for transforming digital photos into airbrushed works of art.
Unlike many similar tools, the program preserves a lot of detail from the original photos, …

Corel Painter 16 adds sound-sensitive brushes, promises more realistic effects
August 11, 2015 – 06:21 | Comments Off on Corel Painter 16 adds sound-sensitive brushes, promises more realistic effects
Corel Painter 16 adds sound-sensitive brushes, promises more realistic effects

Corel has unveiled Corel Painter 16 for Windows and Mac, a major new release of its acclaimed digital paint program for professionals.
The new build introduces new brushes – including a selection that react to sound …

AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art
July 9, 2015 – 13:43 | Comments Off on AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art
AKVIS OilPaint turns ordinary pictures into works of art

Browse the “Effects” or “Filters” section of most image editors and you’ll often find tools which try to convert your pictures into sketches, oil paintings and more. But they’re usually basic, short on configuration options, …

FotoSketcher 3.00 adds amazing “brushstrokes” effect
March 9, 2015 – 10:14 | Comments Off on FotoSketcher 3.00 adds amazing “brushstrokes” effect
FotoSketcher 3.00 adds amazing “brushstrokes” effect

David Thoirin has announced the release of FotoSketcher 3.00, a freeware Windows application for transforming digital photos into works of art.
The headline addition this time is a new Painting 10 (brushstrokes) effect, which turns your …

Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Premiere Elements 13 released, focus on more automatic features
September 25, 2014 – 07:40 | Comments Off on Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Premiere Elements 13 released, focus on more automatic features
Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Premiere Elements 13 released, focus on more automatic features

Adobe has released Adobe Photoshop Elements 13 and Adobe Premiere Elements 13, brand new versions of its consumer-level photo-editing and video-editing suites.
Version 13 remain standalone tools – allowing users to purchase them outright – and …

FotoSketcher 2.90 adds watercolour effect
July 17, 2014 – 04:08 | Comments Off on FotoSketcher 2.90 adds watercolour effect
FotoSketcher 2.90 adds watercolour effect

French developer David Thoirin has released FotoSketcher 2.90, an update to his freeware Windows program for transforming digital photos into works of art.
The major new feature is a second watercolour effect (Edit > Drawing Parameters …

View your rooms in any colour with Dulux Visualizer
July 2, 2014 – 04:21 | Comments Off on View your rooms in any colour with Dulux Visualizer
View your rooms in any colour with Dulux Visualizer

You’re bored with your home’s look. It’s time for a change. Repainting could make all the difference, but which colour scheme will work best? Dulux Visualizer is a smart iOS/ Android app which can show …

First look: DrawPad Graphics Editor
March 14, 2014 – 08:55 | Comments Off on First look: DrawPad Graphics Editor
First look: DrawPad Graphics Editor

Australian developer NCH Software has announced the availability of DrawPad Graphics Editor, a straightforward and easy-to-use free vector graphics tool.
The program’s tiny size (566KB) didn’t leave us expecting very much. This isn’t just a downloader, …