On the other hand, still clunky with larger files. Corel Paintshop Pro X6 is one of such most used tools. I should have known, from the weight of the box, there was no manual in it, but didn't think, and once you've opened software, your stuck with it! Corel PaintShop Pro Editor's Review The perfect partner for passionate photographers, PaintShop Pro X4 includes everything you need to create stunning photos. Visit to learn more about Stefan and see his work. Still no Adobe color support, but converts and does not seem to affect finished product. Summary Paintshop Pro X7 and Aftershot Pro 2 are excellent products. This is a solid photo-editing suite, with a decent set of features and a slick interface, providing a more cost-effective alternative to other slightly higher end offerings.
Cons Should have focused more on increasing the power of the program over adding questionable features and not particularly useful companion programs. That turned out to be a 220 page document, and since I like to read and refer to a hard-copy manual, I ended up having to print the blasted thing out. So unless you are willing to use a program that may or may not work, and be unable to get any support for the program when it is defective, I would suggest you purchase another program. Every other app loaded fine, except PaintShop - It claimed my license key was not unique. I have difficulty understanding how set up custom brushes, that is I don't understand how to do the steps equivalent to Photoshop's presets, although I know they exist because the supplied brushes work o.
Summary This new version is superior to any previous version of this program. They are the perfect combination for the different types of work I do as a full-time freelancer running my own company. It is inexpensive enough to be expendable, so if you really want to go deeper you will not have wasted much, and if it suits your needs, and it likely will, great. They don't respond to email questions. Unique makeover tools let you whiten teeth, remove blemishes and paint on a tan, so you can make everyone look their best. Enhance your photos with professional image editing tools, or create impactful designs using new color palettes, brushes, gradients, patterns and textures. Summary: optional Count: 0 of 1,500 characters The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
And I'd purchased two copies. Customer support effectively told me to kiss off, and so I have. In many ways it is as good or better than Photoshop. Work quickly and efficiently with support for Windows Real-Time Stylus pen-compatible tablets in addition to Wacom tablets and devices. Seems to have improved ability to handle larger files than earlier versions. If you don't need the esoteric power features of the many times more expensive Adobe products this one can't be beat.
Yes, still playing catch up. I have always been happy with these programs, but. Amazing effects are integrated in Corel PaintShop Pro X6 suite. Like others, I would like to see the innate power increased, and I would like to see it work a little smoother sometimes. It is about the worst software company I've ever dealt with. I should have known, from the weight of the box, there was no manual in it, but didn't think, and once you've opened software, your stuck with it! You can upload image files directly to Facebook, Twitter, and Yahoo's Flickr.
It comes with the latest version of Face Filter Studio Version 3 and Hallmark Card Studio. Unique makeover tools let you whiten teeth, remove blemishes and paint on a tan, so you can make everyone look their best before printing or posting photos online. Interactive brushstroke settings Apply transparency and feathering using modifier keys. Improved stylus pressure, bearing, tilt, and rotation with the touch-up tools, the Eraser tool, the paint tool, and other clean tools. But this is still a really good program and if you are buying new I suggest that you go for it. Object Extractor, on the other hand, allows users to isolate a specific object on the photo in order to add a new background or copy it to a different background. Cons: Lacks the editing depth of Adobe Photoshop.
It comes with the latest version of Face Filter Studio and Hallmark Card Studio. I was on hold yesterday for 20 minutes, finally was offered to leave a message, I did, but no one returned the call. There are couple of tools already available in market which can change normal photos into Redefined optimized snaps. The particular bundled programs have varied with each numbered version and have not been sold by Corel as separate products. They have every one of the high-end features required by professional photography lovers to full control over the editing and enhancing processes.
Summary A fine program especially for the money. The Adjust tabs have essential tools that help you crop, straighten, retouch and make other small fixes. I like the one step photo fix, although it is not perfect. You can even get creative with artistic effects and filters to turn your favorite photos into fun projects to share with family and friends. You are logged in as. Conclusion: Paint Shop Pro is a fantastic choice for almost any photography enthusiast out there, with a great range of features and an easy-to-use interface. Products from the Canadian company Corel are most likely familiar to anyone who runs bit more from the personal computer.
Cons The new selection tools seem to automatically grab more area then they should. Users can also easily create and share creative projects using the Project Creator and social network integration. Adjust the transparency and feathering of brushstrokes as you paint with the brush tools, including the Eraser, Red-eye removal, Clone, Touch-up brush, Paint, Effect, Image Sprayer, Undo brush, and Replace color tools. So sad, I loved Paint Shop Pro until Corel bought it. I've asked to be removed from their constant sometimes twice a day advertising but cannot seem to get unsubscribed, their online unsubscribe feature doesn't work. Video learning support is also provided in Corel PaintShop Pro X6 version. The Edit Fill tool dialog offers a wealth of opportunities both in creating my own fills and textures and using third party ones.
For me it just installs and runs. You would think the company in second place would realize that they shouldn't alienate customers. I think these are different products, X5 being more advanced. They seem to have contempt for their customers. I do not find it particularly crowded, and just because Adobe has made changes is no reason for Corel to make changes. Some of the trickier editing tasks are simplified here into almost one-click tools, while those willing to get their hands dirty can access a deeper level of features, aimed around professional level editing, including new updates like Selective Focus which allows you to recreate tilt-shift lenses.