Digital Workshop and Jasc Software, distributor and
developer respectively of award-winning Paint Shop Pro, today announced the
world debut of Virtual Painter, a unique suite of special effects filters
designed specifically for adding realistic painting effects to digital
Virtual Painter is a collection of 12 easy-to-use
special effects filters that let users turn their favourite digital photos into
realistic-looking paintings in seconds. These filters install directly into an
image editor such as Paint Shop Pro.
Users access a photo and apply the desired Virtual
Painter effect, including Pastel, Collage, Rectangles, Drawing, Silk Screen,
Impasto, Colour Pencil, Pointillism, Oil Painting, Gouache, Watercolour, and
Triangles. These painting styles can be applied to one of 12 different simulated
materials, including Paper (Smooth, Medium, or Rough), Washi (Japanese rice
paper), Canvas (Fine, Medium, or Rough) Stucco (Smooth, Rough, or Sand), Wood,
Availability and Pricing
version of Virtual Painter is available for 29.95.