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AKVIS has released AKVIS MultiBrush 6.0, the latest update to its photo retouching software. The new version adds new options to the Clone Stamp: Flip Horizontal, Flip Vertical and Scaling; fixes bugs in both the Windows and Mac versions, and adds compatibility with Adobe Photoshop CS6. Version 6.0 is a free upgrade to existing users.
Akvis Press Release
AKVIS MultiBrush 6.0: Retouching and Artistic Tools — CS6 Compatibility!
July 16, 2012—AKVIS releases AKVIS MultiBrush v.6.0, photo retouching software, available as a standalone application as well as a plug-in for photo editors, for Windows and Macintosh. Version 6.0 adds new options to the Clone Stamp, compatibility with Adobe Photoshop CS6, and other improvements.
AKVIS MultiBrush is an all-in-one photo enhancement and portrait retouching solution. Its collection of healing and enhancement brushes, and cloning and stamping tools help artists, photographers and home users enhance portraits, retouch image flows and remove unwanted objects from digital pictures.
Available as a stand-alone product or a plug-in for image editors, AKVIS MultiBrush can remove wrinkles, scars, scratches, and enhances imperfect skin in portraits in a most natural way. Dust, spots, and stains can be easily masked and removed.
AKVIS MultiBrush offers two sets of tools: Standard and Artistic Brushes.
The software can not only be used to edit photos, but also to add various effects and even create a painting. The program includes a set of the artistic tools for creative people. With these wonderful tools you can decorate a photo, for example, by drawing an edge or adding some interesting detail.
It’s possible to edit image channels, and work with layers (raster and artistic), that opens up practically unlimited possibilities for editing digital photos. The program offers full control over the history of all actions through checkpoints which can be used to quickly return to any state of an image.
In Version 6.0:
Added new options to the Clone Stamp: Flip Horizontal, Flip Vertical, Scaling.
This efficient tool can clone a part of an image from one part and into another while maintaining the original color range, shadows, and other characteristics of the cloned part. It lets retouching photos and creating impressive effects.
The new version adds more possibilities and gives you more control - you can now mirror a clone and change its size.
Added compatibility of the plug-in with Adobe Photoshop CS6.
Fixed bugs in both Win and Mac versions. And many other changes.
For a free trial, AKVIS offers 10 days to play with the fully functional program.
Users who own old versions of the product can upgrade to MultiBrush v.6.0 for free.
Pricing and Availability
MultiBrush v.6.0 is available for purchase with Home license for 2 computers (49 USD), Home Deluxe license (65 USD) and Business license (89 USD). MultiBrush v.6.0 can be purchased on AKVIS website. Fully functional 10-day trial version is available for download at http://akvis.com/en/multibrush/.
AKVIS is a team of creative IT professionals developing the most comprehensive and user-friendly image processing and photo restoration tools and solutions. For more information visit http://akvis.com.