AKVIS News 2015
January 28, 2015
AKVIS Draw 2.0: Sketchy Style Drawings in a Click!
(Press Release, PDF)
We are glad to announce the update of AKVIS Draw to version 2.0.
With this artistic software you can create light and airy pencil sketches from your photos.
The program transforms any picture into a realistic looking drawing in a quick and entertaining way, imitating an artist's view. Give a hand-drawn look to your pictures with AKVIS Draw!
In Version 2.0:
- Added the preset real time quick preview to the 64 bit version.
- Added the Pencil tool (available in the After tab).
- Added the Show Original option to the tools' parameters that facilitates more precise drawing.
- Improved the Text tab:
- Added the possibility to load an image (a logo, a scanned signature, etc);
- Added the parameter to change the opacity of the text/image;
- Added the button to put the text/image in the middle of the drawing;
- Increased the max value of the font size (from 100 to 200 px).
- Added Dropbox to the list of the publishing services.
- Extended the list of the supported RAW files from various cameras.
- Added official support for Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite.
- Fixed minor bugs.
Download AKVIS Draw 2.0 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.
All registered users of Draw can upgrade to the new version for free.
January 14, 2015
Communion & Confirmation Frames - New ArtSuite Frame Pack (Press Release, PDF)
We are glad to announce a new frame collection — Communion & Confirmation, exclusively for AKVIS ArtSuite! The ArtSuite software lets you easily frame your photographs.
Adding extra themed frame packs it's possible to increase the functionality of the program and enrich the built-in Library.
With the release of the new frames, 17 themed packs are now available for use in ArtSuite!
New Communion & Confirmation Frame Pack:
The new set includes 50 hand painted frames of super quality!
The sacraments of First Communion and Confirmation are important milestone on the route to becoming an adult. Joyful excitement, solemn church ceremony, festive clothes and decorations put everybody in a thoughtful and contemplative mood. The whole family will remember this event for years to come!
AKVIS frames help you capture the most precious moments. You can create unique invitations, table plans and menu cards as well as decoration elements and greeting cards or even make a photo book.
Don't let your memories fade away!
Take a look at the preview images of the frames.
Buy the new collection for only $15! All subscribers to AKVIS Newsletter can buy a new product with a discount of 10%, for $13.50.
Besides themed frame packs, each for a pretty modest price, a free set of frames for any occasion is available for download without charge and registration.
Note that the frame packs can only be used in the AKVIS ArtSuite Standalone program (with Home Standalone, Home Deluxe, Business licenses); not in the Plugin version, not with the other software.
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