What's New in AKVIS Pastel 5.0: Support for macOS Catalina, etc.

AKVIS Pastel 5.0 | Turn Photos into Pastel Paintings

What's New in Version 5.0

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:


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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 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: