Pixelmator | Fully Featured Image Editor Coming to iPhones

Posted on May 10 2015 - 8:49am by Pavithra Manisha
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Pixelmator the company that makes the popular image editor, that is quite often viewed as an alternative for Photoshop is now coming to the iPhone. The company is all set to make the app an universal app, starting with the iPhone. Pixelmator was the first commercial image editor to fully support the WebP image format on MAC.




Pixelmator is a graphic editor that was developed for the Mac OS X. It was developed by Pixelmator Team Ltd.

Pixelmator |Salient Features

 ⇒ Pixelmator features selection, painting, retouching, navigation and other colour correction tools that are supported by editors.

 ⇒ The image editor also provides options for layer based editing.

 ⇒ GPU powered image processing, colour management automation and a transparent head up display user interface to work with images.

 ⇒ The image editor makes use of Core Image and OpenGL technologies that use the Mac’s video card for image processing.  

Pixelmator |Features

⇒ Pixelmator uses technologies like Core Image and Automator.

⇒ All other popular still image file formats are supported.

⇒ Photoshop images that come with layers are supported by Pixelmator

⇒ This graphic editor uses layers-based editing.

⇒ There are about 40 tools for selecting, cropping, painting, retouching, typing, measuring and navigation tools.

⇒ It also provides shape tools

⇒ There are over 16 color correction tools and more than 50 filters.

⇒ The editor has the ability to integrate with Mac OS X and iLife applications such as iPhoto and Aperture.

⇒ Pictures can be taken with an iSight camera from within the app.

⇒ Quick file conversions can be done here with the help of Automator actions.

⇒ Mac OS XColorSync and ColorSync profiles are supported.

⇒ Support forMac OS X Lion features such as versions, auto save, and full screen mode.

 ⇒ The last version was updated on April 29th 2015. This version is 3.3.2 and is codenamed Limestone,

Pixelmator | What the Founders Think?

 Saulius Dailide, Co-Founder of Pixelmator said,

“According to our plan Pixelmator for iPhone should come later this month.” 

Pixelmator | Sneek Peek

Pixelmator | Download 

The current owners of Pixelmator for iPad will automatically receive the iPhone version when it’s ready at no extra charge. Moreover, it has slashed the price of its iPad  app in half to $4.99.

Download Pixelmator for iPad here

Pixelmator | Features Added to the iPhone Version & Release

New features that are included in the are Distort Tools, that is powered by Apple’s Metal Graphic API. No release date or price has been announced by the app developers as yet.

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