Artstudio Pro: Draw Paint Edit

Artstudio Pro: Draw Paint Edit

Introducing Artstudio Pro, the most powerful painting and photo editing app available for both iOS and macOS. The successor to our famous ArtStudio app has been redesigned bringing many new features and improvements taking full advantage of the latest technologies Metal, iCloud Drive, Apple Pencil, and optimized for 64-bit multi-core processors to achieve the smoothest possible workflow.

Hundreds of assets are included and users have the ability to import resources in the most popular formats (ABR, TPL, PAT, GRD, ASE, ACO) giving instant access to millions of brushes, patterns, gradients, color swatches and fonts. It will boost your creativity and help you bring your ideas to life quickly and easily.

New engine
The powerful GPU accelerated ArtEngine developed by Lucky Clan is 5-10 times faster than the previous engine. It allows working with multiple documents, supports large canvas sizes and an unlimited number of layers. Incredible optimization ensures smooth work even with large canvases.
• Multiple open documents
• Canvas size: 64Mpix (iPad Air 2 or newer, iPhone 6s or newer), 48Mpix (older devices)
• Unlimited layers
• 27 tools: Move, Select, Crop, Eyedropper, Paint, Wet Paint, Eraser, Bucket/Pattern/Gradient Fill, Smudge, Dodge, Burn, Sponge, Text, Heal, Clone, and more

Flexible layer system
Artstudio Pro introduces a new layer system with grouping, non-destructive layer effects, and adjustment layers.
• Groups
• Masks, clipping masks
• Adjustment Layers
• 9 layer effects: Bevel/Emboss, Stroke, Inner Shadow, Inner Glow, Outer Glow, Color/Gradient/Pattern Overlay, Drop Shadow
• 27 blending modes
• Text layers
• Transform multiple layers simultaneously

Advanced Brush engine
Perfectly optimized, lag free mechanism generating smooth, real looking strokes, making the most of Apple Pencil.
• Brush size up to 4000x4000
• 64-bit painting with pattern, double stamp, wet brush, dynamics
• Brush editor with 80 customizable settings
• Over 100 built-in brushes divided into a few groups: Painting, Sketching, Markers, Inking, Dots & Specks, and more
• Symmetric painting

Professional photo editor
Photo editing options developed in cooperation with professional photographers. Each feature was tested in several scenarios and light conditions.
• 15 adjustments available as non-destructive layer or simple adjustment: Brightness/Contrast, Levels, Curves, Exposure/Gamma, Shadows/Highlights, Vibrance, Hue/Saturation, Color Balance, Temperature/Tint, Black and White, Gradient Map and more
• 4 auto adjustments: Auto Contrast, Levels, Lightness, Saturation
• Dozens of filters with realtime preview and the ability to generate seamless patterns
• Inpaint, Elastify (Liquify)
• Retouching tools: Heal, Dodge, Burn, Sponge and more
• Image resize, Canvas resize
• Crop using special tool, crop from selection, trim transparent areas

Full iCloud integration
• Save and load images on iCloud Drive or local disk
• View, load, share, delete, move documents in internal gallery or iOS Files app
• Sort documents into folders

Import/Export
We have implemented many parsers from the most popular assets/images formats and we are especially proud of our ABR/TPL parser which not only reads brush stamps and patterns, but also most settings which are converted to Artstudio Pro brush engine values.
Import
• Images - PNG, JPEG, PSD, HEIC, TIFF, GIF, most raw formats
• Brushes - ABR, TPL
• Color swatches - ASE, ACO
• Patterns - PAT
• Gradients - GRD
• Fonts - TTF, OTF
Export
• Images - PNG, JPEG, PSD, TIFF, PDF

Other features
• Screen recording
• Customisable Quick menu
• Selection displayed as marching ants, quick mask or invisible
• Snapping to guidelines, dynamic guidelines, grid
• Perspective grid assist
• Mirror (flipped) view
• Support of iPad Drag and Drop, Split View, Sharing Extension, Open In, Clipboard
• Support of Wacom, Adonit and SonarPen styluses

Minimum System Requirements
Artstudio Pro for iOS requires iPhone or iPad running iOS 11 or above

What's New

- fixed filters
- fixed navigation bar in some controllers on iPhone with iOS 13
- few other bug fixes

What's New in Version 2.3:
GENERAL
• full support of iOS 13, iPhone 11/Pro and new iPads
• added support of iOS 13 three-finger gestures to undo/redo/copy/paste (enable it in Artstudio>Preferences>Gestures
• added CMYK color proof (Image>Color Profile>CMYK Preview)
• add option to disable Pencil pressure and tilt (in Artstudio menu or after long pressing 'Pencil Only' icon)
• added auto activating Edit>Transform after adding photo as a layer (it can be disabled in Preferences)

REFERENCE PANEL
• added movable box with reference photo, activated from View>Show Reference View in the top menu
• option to sample a color
• zoom/pan/rotate box content using multitouch
• horizontal flip

INTERFACE
• added option to customize icons in Painting Mode (Preferences > Interface)
• added second tool icon in top toolbar in iPhone version
• new items for Quick Menu / Keyboard Shortcuts: Symmetry, Show Previous/Next Document, Activate Favourite Preset 1-10
• you can now use Shift and Control keys to select multiple layers
• added 'Size' brush parameter to 'More...' popover
• added option to copy/paste curves in Brush Editor
• added Crosshair cursor option
• Quick Menu is now shown without animation when triggered from 'Finger Function When Pencil Is Connected'

BRUSH ENGINE
• new brush parameters: Max Flow, Jitter / Stroke Angle, Jitter / Preserve Luminosity
• added per brush Tilt curve
• Flow and Spacing brush parameters have now 0.1% precision
• it is now allowed to set negative Rotation in Brush > Aux Stamp

TOOLS, ADJUSTMENTS, FILTERS
• added Median filter
• added option to select Hue range to Hue/Saturation adjustment
• improved Dodge/Burn tools, added Protect option
• added Symmetry support in Elastify filter

OTHER IMPROVEMENTS
• improved performance of Wet Paint and Smudge tools
• improved quality when painting with very low Flow values
• Twitter/Facebook/Forum menu items moved to ‘Social’ menu group
• If canvas is fully visible, View>Mirror uses canvas center as pivot point
• fixed paste origin when adding new layer from photo or clipboard
• changed Smoothing calculation - now value 0 disables smoothing at all
• fixed rare problem with missing thumbnails in Gallery
• updated Adonit SDK
• few other bug fixes and improvements

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