Charcoal & Chalk Effects Presets

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. The presets can be applied "as is" or can be modified.

A preset contains the settings of all tabs. To process the image with a certain preset, select it from the list and press .

You can apply one of the AKVIS presets or modify the parameters to achieve the desired result.

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.


Add a preset to Favorites by clicking on next to the list of presets. The selected preset will be marked with a red heart .


You can save your presets to a .charcoal file with . To load presets from the file use .

Read more how to import and export user presets.


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