July 8, 2015 — AKVIS announces the release of AKVIS OilPaint 4.0 for Windows and Mac OS X. The software lets users create oil paintings out of photos. Version 4.0 offers improved photo to painting conversion processing, new presets, a watermark effect, and other changes.
AKVIS OilPaint makes oil paintings from photographs. The software uses cutting-edge technology which imitates oil technique and lets a user turn photos into paintings in just a few minutes.
Even if you are not a professional artist you can create a true masterpiece with the program. Just open an image in OilPaint and choose the effect settings. The birth of a work of art happens right before your eyes.
The new version provides an improved photo to painting conversion algorithm.
In Version 4.0:
The new version generates authentic brush strokes. The textured and realistic strokes created by the program are now even more close to the real brush than ever. The hand-drawn effect has been strengthened that enables to produce a spectacular oil painting surface.
The program now finds uniform areas and lets a user process them with wider brush strokes, which is helpful for obtaining more realistic results on backgrounds and when creating close-up portraits.
The new version includes an updated list of the ready to use presets created with the improved algorithm. Now the program comes with 47 presets.
New features of the Text tab allow users add watermarks to paintings which can be used to protect their works, as well as to promote brands and products.
It's now possible to print high resolution images on multiple pages to get professional-quality posters.
Fixed minor bugs, fixed some compatibility problems, added the possibility to search for fonts by typing in the list in the Text tab, support for more RAW files, and other changes.
Download AKVIS OilPaint 4.0. It's possible to evaluate all features of the software during the 10-day trial period without registration.
The software runs on Windows XP/Vista/Win7/Win 8 and on Mac OS X 10.6-10.10. The product is available as a standalone application and as a Photoshop plugin filter.
AKVIS OilPaint 4.0 Home sells for $49, Deluxe for $69, Business for $89. One license key allows activating and using the software on two computers. AKVIS News subscribers can buy the product at a discounted price.
Existing OilPaint users may check which versions they can update to for free in their account in the Customer Room. Users whose license is not valid for version 4.0, can get the latest version for only $14.95.
For more information about the software visit https://akvis.com/en/oilpaint/.
AKVIS (akvis.com) specializes in development of image processing software. Since the company's launch in 2004, it has released a number of successful products: standalone applications and Photoshop plugins for Windows and Mac.
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