Corel Painter Essentials 4
Corel Painter Essentials 4 is a complete home digital art studio that helps you turn photos into stunning paintings. Its features include:
Turn Photos into Paintings:
- Redesigned Photo Painting workspace: provides a tailored environment that includes all the tools you need to paint your photos.
- Smart Stroke Technology: preset styles paint with intelligent brushstrokes that follow the forms of the original photo when autopainting.
- Updated File format: Corel Painter Essentials 4 now saves the source image with your painting, making it easier to return to a project for further editing.
- Photo Painting Palettes: create stunning paintings from photos in 3 easy steps.
- Quick Clone: simplifies the process of image cloning.
- Sketch Effect: automatically creates a sketch from photos.
- Cloner Tool: provides easy access to last used Cloner brush.
- Brush Drawer: selecting a brush easier is than ever before with brush stroke examples for each brush.
- Mixer palette: helps you get the exact color you want.
- Colors palette: lets you pick a color with a single click.
- Tablet Support: the redesigned workspaces feature larger icons, buttons and sliders that are easier to navigate with a tablet.
- Magic Wand tool: makes it easier for you to select specific portions of a photo or painting.
- Paper Selector: gives you quick access to paper textures and displays the current color.
- 32 Undo Levels: go back to earlier versions of your work.
- Online Print Services: order prints of your artwork on canvas, watercolor paper and other fine art materials directly from the File Menu.
- RealBristle brushes: authentically reproduce the natural movement of the artist's brush right down to the individual bristle.
- Pens: such as the Scratchboard Tool and Smooth Edge Calligraphy, are perfect for inking comic books or doing calligraphy.
- Charcoal brushes: range from pencils to hard or soft charcoal sticks.
- Sumi-e brushes: let you create flowing sumi-e-style brushstrokes.
- Sargent brush: lets you paint in the style of master artist John Singer Sargent.
- Enhanced Brush Ghost: gives you better control through unprecedented visual feedback of brushstroke behavior.
- Nozzles: for use with the Image Hose, and patterns for use with Pattern Pens have been added.
- Welcome Screen: easily access recently used files and tutorials, and browse the Corel Painter Masters art gallery.
- Quick Start Tutorials: get up and running quickly.
- Training videos by lynda.com: learn techniques for creating lasting memories.
- Quick Guide Palette: easy access to real-time tips and help.
- Universal binary support: the Mac OS version of Corel Painter Essentials 4 is optimized for use with either Intel or PowerPC processors.
- Windows Vistasupport: Corel Painter Essentials 4 works with Windows Vista.
- Enhanced Support for Wacom products: use Corel Painter Essentials 4 with any product in the entire Wacom line.
- Enhanced file compatibility: Corel Painter Essentials 4 works with major photo-editing applications, such as Adobe Photoshop Elements, Adobe Photoshop, Corel Paint Shop Pro, and Ulead PhotoImpact.
- Previous version of Corel Painter Essentials.
- Corel Paint Shop Pro 9, X, XI, X2 and higher.
- Ulead PhotoImpact 10, X1.
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