AKVIS Pastel is software for conversion of photos into soft pastel paintings filled with intensely luminous colors and velvety texture. Version 5.0 provides compatibility with macOS Catalina and recently updated image editors, enhanced Batch Processing option, improved Text/Watermark features in the Decoration tab, the Notification Panel, support for more RAW files, fixed bugs, and better program stability. Give your photos a creative look!
In Version 5.0:
The recent version is now fully compatible with the new macOS Catalina (10.15).
The updated version is fully compatible with Adobe Photoshop Elements 2020, Corel PaintShop Pro 2020 and Painter 2020.
The Batch Processing option offers the new file renaming feature. You can add a suffix to the initial file name or even assign another name (+ sequence number).
The new version of the program allows you to position the text/watermark anywhere in the image. Use the special positioning field and auxiliary input fields in the Decoration -> Text tab.
- added the Notification Panel which allows you to stay up-to-date with software releases and special offers;
- added support for more RAW files in the standalone version;
- fixed bugs and improved stability.
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.
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 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.
Learn what's new in the previous versions: