Meet AKVIS Sketch XXI! This robust piece of software turns digital photos into incredibly realistic pencil drawings. In version 21.0, the modernized Artistic Mode provides the enhanced processing algorithm for more natural results. Also, the recent version offers improved Blur effects in the Background tab, support for more RAW files, better program's stability, some bug fixes, interface improvements, etc. Create instant pencil drawings out of photos!
In Version 21:
The Artistic Mode has been significantly reworked. The new algorithm provides improved processing of gradients and creates a more natural feathering effect. The hatching strokes are now generated in a more realistic way, giving an image a completely hand-drawn look. Also, it is now possible to adjust the brightness of original colors when creating color drawings. The pencil drawing effect has never been more realistic and impressive!
- the classic Angle parameter has been replaced with a circular one that is more user-friendly;
- added new check-boxes to Preferences: Show Processing Size, Old Artistic Algorithm;
- accelerated the Blur algorithm (Background tab -> Sketch & Blur);
- added the option to adjust the center of the Radial Blur effect;
- added support for more RAW files in the standalone version;
- fixed bugs and improved stability.
The upgrade is FREE for recent buyers of AKVIS Sketch who bought or upgraded this program during the last 12 months.
If your license is older and is not valid for the latest version, you can get the new version for only $14.95!
Attn: Home users:
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 Deluxe/Business features (Cross-Hatching, Stroke Direction Tool, Post-Processing Tools, and Timeline) plus extra 1 Year of Updates for FREE as a bonus!
Learn what's new in the previous versions: