AKVIS Charcoal imitates the technique of drawing with charcoal and chalk. The program includes a number of ready to use Presets which help you start working. When moving a cursor over an AKVIS preset in the drop-down list, the sample appears in the small window near the list. They can be applied "as is" or can be modified.
Every effect contains its list of the presets; each preset keeps the settings of all tabs.
You can apply one of the AKVIS presets or modify the parameters to achieve the desired result. To process the image with a certain preset, select it from the list and press .
To create your own preset, adjust the settings, type a name for the preset, and press Save.
To return to the default settings of the selected preset, press Reset.
To delete a preset, choose it from the drop-down list and press Delete.
The AKVIS built-in presets cannot be removed.
You can save your presets to a .charcoal file with . To load presets from the file use .