Using the Watercolor painting feature with Pixelmator for iPad
Jul26

Using the Watercolor painting feature with Pixelmator for iPad

Tweet One of Pixelmator’s latest update for the iPad includes a pretty interesting feature for all of the digital artists out there. With these watercolor brushes you can overlay colors in an additive way like painting with real watercolor. There are 12 different types of watercolor brushes that you can choose from which give you soft radiuses so you can create blends and shading with different colors. Here are some of the...

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Pixelmator updated for iOS and on sale
Jul25

Pixelmator updated for iOS and on sale

Tweet Pixelmator has updated their iOS app for iPhone (now at version 2.0.2) which brings some great performance improvements. There is a five times faster Repair tool, enhancements to the retouch tools, and improvements to the overall editing experience. Even though I think the app is very easy to learn and has a great UI, they have added a complete User Guide and a collection of inspiring video tutorials. Also they have a huge sale...

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Pixelmator releases iPhone app
May30

Pixelmator releases iPhone app

Tweet The Pixelmator iPhone app is now live on the app store! I’ll do a full review of the app shortly, here is a quick overview of what it can do. From Pixelmator: Pixelmator for iPhone is an incredibly powerful photo editor. It lets you enhance image colors with pre-designed color adjustment presets. Tweak them even further with powerful color adjustment tools like Levels, Curves and more. Add breathtaking effects. Wipe away...

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Pixelmator is coming for the iPhone

Tweet The team over at Pixelmator has been super busy over the past year. Aside from adding lots of great new features into the Pixelmator desktop app they launched an iPad app that’s pretty solid at the end of the year. Now they have announced an iPhone version is coming soon! I’m a big fan of what Pixelmator has been doing, the desktop app is clean and fast. The iPad app has some great editing features and a nice UI. Now...

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Using keyboard shortcuts in Pixelmator

Tweet We have covered all of the different Lightroom Keyboard shortcuts in the past and today I want to chat about keyboard shortcuts in Pixelmator. If you came from Photoshop you will notice the keyboard shortcuts are very familiar and similar. Many of the tools like the move tool (v), the Crop tool (c) and the Type tool (t) are all the same. The full chart below came from Dashkards should help you get started. If you want to...

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Pixelmator for Mac updated with pinch to zoom
Dec21

Pixelmator for Mac updated with pinch to zoom

Tweet Pixelmator put out a small release for the Mac app (version 3.3.1) that adds a couple new features and many little improvements. Here is the entire breakdown of changes to the app: New features • Pinch to zoom support • Resize and scroll features added to Shapes, Gradients, and Styles palettes. Fixes and improvements • The horizontal scrollbar is now properly visible, as is the document’s bottom side. • The Info bar now displays...

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