May 12, 2014 — AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS OilPaint v.3.0 for Windows and Mac. The software lets users create oil paintings out of photos. Version 3.0 brings many improvements.
AKVIS OilPaint turns your photographs into oil paintings. The mysterious production of a painting happens right before your eyes. The unique algorithm authentically reproduces the technique of the real brush creating a work of art that looks like a handmade oil painting.
AKVIS OilPaint lets you feel like an artist! Even if you are not a professional painter you can create your own masterpiece.
This program is straightforward and simple; it offers a number of ready to use presets that helps to start working. It lets you personalize your picture by adding a signature of an artist, a title, or a greeting. To make the painting even more realistic you can adjust the canvas. The batch processing support makes it possible to automatically convert a series of images with the same effect settings.
This artistic software is available for both Windows and Mac users, as a standalone program and as a plugin filter for Adobe Photoshop and other image editors.
Version 3.0 provides new features and enhanced functionality.
It is a free update for all OilPaint customers.
New in OilPaint 3.0:
Note that the post-processing tools are only available under the Deluxe/Business licenses, on the After tab. Use them at the final step to improve the oil effect and add a handmade touch to your painting.
Registered users of the software can upgrade to v.3.0 for free by downloading and installing the new version.
The software runs on Windows XP/Vista/Win7/Win 8 and on Mac OS X 10.4-10.9.
AKVIS OilPaint, Home license, sells for $49 or €39. The functionality of the program depends on the license type. Consult the official website for more details about license types and versions of the software.
AKVIS (akvis.com) specializes in development of image processing software.
In May 2014 AKVIS celebrates its 10-year anniversary! Since the company's launch in 2004, it has released a number of successful products: 20 software programs, standalone applications and Photoshop plugins for Windows and Mac, and 15 frames packs for decorating photos.
About the Program: akvis.com/en/oilpaint/index.php
What's New: akvis.com/en/oilpaint/whats-new.php