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AKVIS News 2018

October 9, 2018
Family Pack: Special Picture Frames for Your Heartwarming Memories! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS has released the new Family Pack. The set consists of 50 horizontal and 50 vertical templates for memorable family photos.

Use the Family Pack by AKVIS to preserve memories to look back on! Decorate the most precious family photos that capture your everyday life and special moments: Father's and Mother's days, weddings and anniversaries, birthday parties and graduations, baby and bridal showers, having fun with your four-legged family members, picnics and BBQ's, Christmas and New Year's Eve, Thanksgiving Day as well as other celebrations and family get-togethers.

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs can only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Family Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

September 27, 2018
AKVIS Enhancer 16: Revealing Hidden Details in Digital Images (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Enhancer 16. This powerful image enhancement tool improves the output quality of digital photos with just a few mouse clicks. It works in three modes: Prepress, Improve Detail, and Tone Correction.

Version 16 provides the integrated Notification Panel, brings various interface changes including the new Gray interface theme and the Chinese interface language, offers support for new RAW files, etc. Enhance your photos with crisp detail and amazing depth!

List of Changes in Version 16.

Download AKVIS Enhancer 16 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Enhancer 16.

 

September 14, 2018
AKVIS SmartMask 10.6: Bug Fixes!

AKVIS SmartMask has been updated to version 10.6! The new version includes a number of bug fixes.

Download AKVIS SmartMask 10.6.

 

September 12, 2018
AKVIS Magnifier 9.5: Intelligent Image Resizing without Quality Loss! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Magnifier 9.5. This professional image resizing software has been designed specifically for minimizing visual distortion and maximizing the output quality.

Version 9.5 offers the integrated Notification Panel, support for new RAW files, full compatibility with Photoshop CC 2018, a number of interface improvements and bug fixes.

List of Changes in Version 9.5.

Download AKVIS Magnifier 9.5 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Magnifier 9.5.

 

September 7, 2018
AKVIS SmartMask 10.5: Advanced Selection Techniques and Quick Background Replacement (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS SmartMask 10.5. The software is an absolute must-have when it comes to precise selection and masking. It easily handles even difficult objects like hair, fur, feathers, tree brunches, or semi-transparent details.

Version 10.5 makes it possible to transform and reposition the cut-out fragment, offers the Notification Panel, Chinese interface language, and some other changes. Complete tedious and time-consuming tasks with a mouse click!

List of Changes in Version 10.5.

Download AKVIS SmartMask 10.5 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to SmartMask 10.5.

 

August 21, 2018
AKVIS ArtSuite 15: New Color Stripes Effect! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS ArtSuite 15. The software offers a rich collection of visual effects and picture frames for creative photo decoration.

Version 15 introduces the new artistic Color Stripes effect that adds an edge to your photos by splitting an image into several multi-colored parts. Also, the new version offers support for more RAW files and some bug fixes.

List of Changes in Version 15.

Download AKVIS ArtSuite 15 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to ArtSuite 15.

 

August 14, 2018
Art Nouveau Pack: New Photo Frame Collection for True Art Lovers! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS has released the new Art Nouveau Pack. The set includes 50 horizontal and 50 vertical templates richly decorated with traditional Art Nouveau patterns.

The stylized Art Nouveau photo frames by AKVIS are decorated with abstracts and flowing patterns, stained glass and metal art pieces, bird and animal designs as well as traditional floral motifs: luscious leafy vines and wild red poppies, delicate roses and elegant water lilies, bluish-purple irises and sunny narcissus flowers. Use these intricate and filigree photo frames to give your photos a unique artistic look!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs can only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Art Nouveau Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

August 7, 2018
AKVIS ArtWork 11: Photo to Painting Software. New Pointillism Style! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS ArtWork 11, an artistic software designed to imitate different painting techniques.

Version 11 offers the brand new Pointillism style that uses distinct dots of colors to form an image. Also, the new version includes the Notification Panel and support for more RAW files. Turn your photos into digital masterpieces!

List of Changes in Version 11.

Download AKVIS ArtWork 11! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to ArtWork 11.

 

July 24, 2018
AKVIS Chameleon 10: Trendy Double Exposure Effect in a Click! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Chameleon 10, a great tool for combining photos together in a variety of ways.

Version 10 offers the new cutting-edge Double Exposure mode that superimposes two different images in a single photo. Your friends and family will surely be impressed and delighted with amazing double exposure silhouettes. Also, the recent version provides multiple improvements made to the interface and some tools, the Notification Panel, support for RAW and PSD files, etc. Create eye-catching abstract collages by a mouse click!

List of Changes in Version 10.

Download AKVIS Chameleon 10! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Chameleon 10.

 

July 17, 2018
Frames 3.0 & Happy Birthday Pack II: Cheerful Designs for Your Special Memories! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS has released the new Happy Birthday Pack II. The set includes 100 ready to use frames created by professional artists.

Use the second edition of the Happy Birthday frame pack to decorate your birthday party photos or create a stylish greeting card for someone special that will be a great accompaniment to a gift and make the birthday man or lady feel extra happy on their big day. The set offers a variety of designs with something suitable for everyone: whether it's a newborn or an adult, your best friend or sweetheart. Whether you are turning 6 or 60, these exclusive picture frames will make your photos stand out for years to come!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The new Happy Birthday Pack sells for only $17. More…

You can use the new frame pack with AKVIS Frames 3.0. The recent version offers the Notification Panel, support for new RAW files, and bug fixes. Download AKVIS Frames 3.0 and use it free of charge!

 

July 10, 2018
AKVIS Draw 7.0: Make Your Photos Look Hand-Drawn! Additional Effects (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Draw 7.0, a unique artistic software that transforms digital photos into hand drawn pencil sketches.

Version 7.0 provides the Additional Effects group that contains a number of parameters for enhancing the expressive power of an image. Also, the recent version offers the Notification Panel, support for more RAW files, bug fixes, etc. Add a different edge to your images!

List of Changes in Version 7.0.

Download AKVIS Draw 7.0! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Draw 7.0.

 

June 27, 2018
AKVIS Sketch 20.5: Turn Photos into Stunning Pencil Drawings! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Sketch 20.5, an award-winning program for conversion of photos into pencil sketches and watercolor paintings. There are two photo-to-sketch styles: Classic and Artistic, each with dozens of built-in presets to give you starter points and inspiration.

Version 20.5 offers the Notification Panel, the Eyedropper tool, some tools improvements and fixed bugs. Feel like an artist and enjoy creating personal works of art!

List of Changes in Version 20.5.

Download AKVIS Sketch 20.5! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Sketch 20.5.

 

June 22, 2018
AKVIS AirBrush 6.0: Even More Creative Possibilities with the Smart Contrast Feature! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS AirBrush 6.0, an artistic software for transforming photos into airbrushed works of art.

Version 6.0 provides the new Smart Contrast check-box that adds extra highlights and shadows to the image making it more expressive. Also, the recent version offers the improved image processing algorithm, the new Notification Panel, the Chinese interface language, support for new RAW files, some licensing changes, and other improvements. Wherever your imagination takes you - the result is always impressive!

List of Changes in Version 6.0.

Download AKVIS AirBrush 6.0! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to AirBrush 6.0.

 

June 7, 2018
Tropical Pack: Colorful Journey to a Nature's Paradise! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS has released the new Tropical Pack inspired by the unique equatorial flora and fauna. The set includes 100 ready to use frames created by professional artists.

The Tropical Pack by AKVIS is decorated with exotic plants (palm leaves, plumeria, hibiscus, orchids), juicy fruits (dragon fruit, coconut, pineapple, papaya, mango), and wild animals (tigers, parrots, tropical fishes, flamingos, butterflies). Using these colorful designs, you can make your vacation photos even more memorable!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs may only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Tropical Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

May 22, 2018
AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0: Local Image Correction with the New Pin Tool! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0, a real workshop for the production of fascinating HDR images.

Version 6.0 offers the new Pin Tool that lets you refine the result on certain areas. Also, the software provides the improved HDRI mode, the enhanced Vignette option, various interface improvements, and other changes. Make your images as vividly as you see them with your own eyes!

List of Changes in Version 6.0.

Download AKVIS HDRFactory 6.0! You can evaluate the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to HDRFactory 6.0.

 

May 8, 2018
AKVIS ArtSuite 14: 3D Frames and Other New Decoration Options! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS ArtSuite 14, a fun and easy to use software to apply decoration effects to digital photos.

Version 14 offers a number of significant effect enhancements: brand new 3D tab in the Classic frame, combination of the Passe-Partout and the Classic frame, new Edge Color option in the Ragged frame, new Posterizing option in the Halftone effect, and other changes. Give an artistic touch to your photographs!

List of Changes in Version 14.

Download AKVIS ArtSuite 14 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to ArtSuite 14.

 

April 23, 2018
New Dress Up Pack by AKVIS: Unleash Your Inner Actor! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS has released the new Dress Up Pack - high-quality picture frames collection consisting of 100 ready to use frames.

The Dress Up frame pack by AKVIS has been masterfully created by professional designers and offers an incredible variety of characters from well-known movies, fairy-tales, comics, anime, video games, and other realms of fiction. Use these colorful picture frames to embellish your photos and make them more striking. Also, they can be extremely useful when creating stylish costume party invitations or funny greeting cards. Welcome to the fascinating world of dress-ups!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs may only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Dress Up Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

April 17, 2018
AKVIS ArtWork 10: New Tools and Decoration Features! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS is pleased to announce the release of AKVIS ArtWork 10 for Windows and Mac. The software imitates the most popular painting and drawing techniques: oil, watercolor, comics, pen and ink, gouache, linocut, and pastel.

Version 10 offers new Post-Processing Tools and decoration options, various interface improvements, support for PSD and new RAW files, and other changes. Create mind-blowing masterpieces with just a simple mouse click!

List of Changes in Version 10.

Download AKVIS ArtWork 10 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to ArtWork 10.

 

April 5, 2018
AKVIS Coloriage 11: Colorizing B&W Photos Is Now a Child's Play! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS Coloriage 11 for Windows and Mac. The software lets users experiment with colors in photos: colorize B&W photos and replace colors in color images.

Version 11 provides the new Favorites category in the Color Library, the History Brush tool, support for RAW and PSD files in the standalone version, some interface improvements, and other changes.

List of Changes in Version 11.

Download AKVIS Coloriage 11 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Coloriage 11.

 

March 22, 2018
Night Sky Effect in AKVIS NatureArt 10: Stars, Meteors, and Nebulae on Your Photos! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the release of NatureArt 10! The software imitates the majesty of natural phenomena on digital photos.

The program now offers 11 breathtaking nature effects: Rain, Sun, Water, Lightning, Clouds, Frost, Rainbow, Aurora, Fire, Ice, and the brand new Night Sky effect.

The new Night Sky effect adds scattering and shooting stars, bright shining meteors and star trails as well as iridescent nebulae to digital images. The effect comes with a number of customizable presets created by professional artists.

Also, the new version offers the updated New Image dialog, provides full compatibility with Photoshop CC 2018, includes various interface improvements, support for RAW files, and other changes.

List of Changes in Version 10.

Download AKVIS NatureArt 10! For a free trial, AKVIS offers 10 days of fully functional use.

Read how to upgrade to NatureArt 10.

 

March 13, 2018
AKVIS Sketch Video 4.0: Now with the Brand New Esquisse Style! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the major update of AKVIS Sketch Video! The software automatically turns your videos into animated cartoons, both b&w and color.

Version 4.0 offers the new impressive video to cartoon conversion style - Esquisse. The new mode comes with a number of ready-to-use presets for popular video formats. Make your friends and followers say "Wow!"

List of Changes in Version 4.0.

Download AKVIS Sketch Video 4.0 and try all the features during the 30-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Sketch Video 4.0.

 

February 28, 2018
Steampunk Pack: An Exciting Journey into the World of Victorian Futurism (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS extends the Hobbies and Interests frame packs collections with the brand new Steampunk Pack! The set includes 100 frames of excellent quality, 50 horizontal and 50 vertical templates.

Use these techno-eccentric picture frames to embellish your photos or create stylish steampunk party flyers and banners! Also, you can prepare an unforgettable gift for any steampunk fan by creating a truly personal greeting card or a memorable photo book. Become a time traveler and discover the mysterious world of steampunk!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs may only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Steampunk Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

February 20, 2018
8 Artistic Programs Updated: New Decoration Features! (Press Release, PDF)

AirBrush 5.5, Charcoal 3.0, Draw 6.0, OilPaint 7.0, Pastel 4.0, Points 4.0, Sketch 20, Watercolor 3.0

AKVIS announces the update of the Artistic Bundle consisting of eight programs: AirBrush, Charcoal, Draw, OilPaint, Pastel, Points, Sketch, and Watercolor. The programs imitate the most popular drawing and painting techniques: aerography, charcoal and pencil drawings, oil, watercolor and pastel painting, pointillism technique, etc.

The new versions provide the updated Texture Library, new Random Patterns feature in the Frame tab, various interface improvements, support for new RAW files, and other changes.

Download free trial versions and try all the features during the free 10-day evaluation period!

The programs can be purchased individually or in AKVIS Artistic Bundle with 50% discount!

Upgrade Information: Customers who bought their licenses during the last 12 months can get the new versions for free. Users whose licenses are older and are not valid for the latest versions can update each program for $14.95 or update all products at once for only $39.95.

 

February 12, 2018
AKVIS Decorator 6.0: You've Never Seen Your Photos like This! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS announces the major update of AKVIS Decorator! The software allows one to alter the surface of any objects such as clothes, furniture, buildings, cars, walls, etc.

Version 6.0 offers new tools, the selection saving feature, full compatibility with Photoshop CC 2018, a number of interface improvements, etc. Also, it is now possible to apply different textures to the same image.

List of Changes in Version 6.0.

Download AKVIS Decorator 6.0 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to Decorator 6.0.

 

January 23, 2018
AKVIS ArtSuite 13: Random Patterns, Updated Texture Library! (Press Release, PDF)

We are happy to announce a major update of AKVIS ArtSuite 13.

AKVIS ArtSuite offers a diverse collection of visual effects and frames that are aimed to improve the appearance of digital photos.

Version 13 comprises various new features and modifications including the new Random Patterns frame, updated Texture Library, new default frames, Frame Packs Manager, user interface improvements, etc. Whether uploading holiday photos on social media or creating a personalized greeting card, the program will make any image look extra special!

List of Changes in Version 13.

Download AKVIS ArtSuite 13 and try all features of the software during the 10-day trial period.

Read how to upgrade to ArtSuite 13.

 

January 16, 2018
Pin-Up Pack: New Playful and Provocative Picture Frames! (Press Release, PDF)

AKVIS supplements the collection of impressive picture frames for use in AKVIS Frames and AKVIS ArtSuite with the brand new Pin-Up Pack. The set includes 100 frames of excellent quality, 50 horizontal and 50 vertical templates.

Use the Pin-Up frame pack by AKVIS to decorate your photographs! These bright and cheerful designs would be perfect fit for creating party flyers, greeting or invitation cards. Spice up your photos in a snap!

The frame miniatures are available at akvis.com.

The AKVIS frame packs may only be used in AKVIS Frames (free) or AKVIS ArtSuite (standalone).

The new Pin-Up Pack sells for only $17. More…

 

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