Version 24


  • Fixed - Right mouse click for tool usage was not working correctly. 


  • Added - Auto Mask Fine Tolerance brush effect added with 100x the sensitivity of the original Auto Mask Tolerance brush effect.
  • Improved - Drawing tablets (or Tablet PCs) without tablet drivers will start the stroke at the correct place.
  • Improved - When editing brushes in the Brush Effects panel don't bring the Brush Control dialog on top.
  • Fixed - The Quick Commands, Lum + 1, Lum + 3, Lum -1 and Lum - 3 were not working.



  • Added - Auto White Balance filter added to Auto Adjust filter menu.
  • Added - Auto Levels added to Auto Adjust filter menu.
  • Improved - A saved default page  (template) will now be used for all new pages (even from Page Explorer  or navigating to new pages)
  • Fixed - The Mix Mode drop down box in the Layer panel was cropped.



  • Added - Option to save a page as the default page (template) when using the New menu command.
  • Improved - When using the trial, default the page to the maximum page size allowed to avoid the startup warning about page size.
  • Improved - Expanded the width of the mix mode drop down list on the layers panel.
  • Improved - Page Up, Page Down, Arrow  Up, Arrow Down will scroll the thumbnails in the Page Explorer. Must  mouse click on a thumbnail first.
  • Changed - Page Explorer hotkey is now F10.
  • Fixed - Add Brush Controls was showing three incorrect ArtSets that were not Brush Control ArtSets.
  • Fixed - When using the trial, Page Explore would crash. Page Explorer disabled in trial.
  • Fixed - The common message dialog had some text cut off.



  • Splash window not working correctly in trial mode, could result in a crash.



  • Added - The full collection of brushes from Luminance Studio. 130+ brushes in 5 ArtSets.
  • Added - The full collection of brushes from Pixel Studio. 50+ brushes in 1 ArtSets.
  • Added - The full collection of brushes from Selfie Studio. 100+ brushes in 7 ArtSets.
  • Added - Brush effects 3D Highlight Color and 3D Shadow Color added.
  • Added - Option added to use or not use unique cursors for tools. In Perferences.
  • Added - 4 more levels of brush effects added. Now 32 levels of brush effects are possible!
  • Added - Rotate v2 filter added with slider units in degrees.
  • Added - Color coding added for the Layer panel.
  • Added - Hotkey Ctrl + Spacebar to zoom in added.
  • Added - Hotkey Shift + Spacebar to zoom out added.
  • Added - Copy Page and Paste Page added to the Edit menu.
  • Improved - Complex brushes and particle brushes are up to 2x faster!
  • Improved - Clips panel bank selection is improved with a numbered list.
  • Improved - Clips panel bank list now allows naming of banks.
  • Improved - Refreshed the visual layout of the main panels.
  • Improved - Improved the layout of tool options to avoid cropped text.
  • Improved - Expanded the size of the Preferences Dialog.
  • Improved - General improvements to a number of dialogs.
  • Improved - Internal improvement to allow filters to have more applicable slider scale and units.
  • Improved - Lua script sliders can now define, start range, end range, increment, decimal places and units.
  • Improved - Increase number of visible characters for the layer name in the layer panel.
  • Change - Splash screen bottom bar was updated to be white.
  • Change - Don't automatically bring Layers, Ref Image and Brush Effects panel to the top when mouse passes over them.
  • Change - Paper settings are now under the Page menu.
  • Change - The Rotate Brush tool will once again show the normal cursor rather than tool cursor.
  • Change - The Adjust Brush tool will once again show the normal cursor rather than tool cursor.
  • Change - Right click no longer updates the color palette. Shift + click is needed.
  • Fixed - The Bonsi Leaves brush was not working.
  • Fixed - Crash if showing Windows desktop when the Select Brush panel was active.
  • Fixed - Repeat wasn't working with the Line tool.
  • Fixed - Brush Effects panel was not properly showing the dropdown button for brush category and brush sub-type.
  • Fixed - The Zoom to Center option was not working correctly.