AKVIS Pastel: What's New in Versions 3.0, 3.1, 3.5

AKVIS Pastel 5.5 | Turn Photos into Pastel Paintings

What's New in Versions 3.0, 3.1, 3.5

AKVIS Pastel 3.0 gives you even more creative freedom taking your digital art to the next level. Version 3.0 offers the new Abstract Art tab with a number of adjustable parameters that let you create captivating abstract paintings from photos. New ready-to-use presets help you start working and learn how to apply the effect. Additionally, the software is now fully compatible with Photoshop CC 2017.


In Version 3.0:



Version 3.1 provides some bug fixes and minor improvements.

Version 3.5 is fully compatible with Photoshop CC 2018. The program offers the new Gray interface theme and some other interface improvements. Additionally, the software provides support for more RAW files and minor bug fixes.


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Upgrade Information:

It is a free upgrade for recent buyers of Pastel! If you bought or upgraded the license during the last 12 months, your key will work with the new version. Just download and install the new version.

Check if you are eligible for a free update in the Customer Room or contact us at support@akvis.com.

If your license is not valid for the latest version, you can get the new version for only $14.95. Read more.



If you have a regular Home license, you can upgrade it to Home Deluxe or Business by paying only the difference in prices, and get all the new features including the new Abstract Art tab, Stroke Direction Tool, Post-Processing Tools, and Timeline plus extra 1 Year of Updates for FREE as a bonus! Compare licenses and features.


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