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Acorn 4.0.3 – Bitmap image editor.

AppKed/ Featured/on 2013-05-12 15:12

Acorn 4.0.3Acorn is a new image editor built with one goal in mind – simplicity. Fast, easy, and fluid, Acorn provides the options you’ll need without any overhead. Acorn feels right, and won’t drain your bank account.

  • Take screenshots using Acorn and edit them right away.
  • Chain together image filters to create stunning effects.
  • Layer based image editing, an industry standard.
  • Make new images and layers using your built-in iSight.
  • Easy image and canvas resizing, just by changing the size of your window.
  • Take advantage of every pixel of your monitor with full screen image editing.
  • Tablet sensitive for pressure strokes and using the tablet’s eraser.
  • Vector shape and text layers.
  • Freeform, elliptical, rectangular, and magic wand selections.
  • Gradients.
  • Create and apply custom text styles.
  • Control opacity and blending modes for each layer.
  • Write plugins using the Python scripting language, as well as in Objective-C.
  • GPU powered. The same graphics card that makes your gaming experience smooth, helps Acorn fly through the toughest of graphics operations.


WHAT’S NEW

Version 4.0.3:
Bug fixes:

  • Fixed a bug where App Store versions of Acorn wouldn't aways correctly save a .acorn file.
  • Updated to the latest Vector Boolean sources which fixes some bugs when unioning shapes (Thanks Andy!).
  • Fixed a bug where dragging multiple selected layers from the layers list into another canvas wouldn't copy all the layers.
  • When selecting a filter preset, you can now hold down the shift key to have it add to any existing filters on the layer.
  • Fixed a bug where choosing a filter preset wouldn't update the display when you had a previous filter selected.
  • Acorn will no longer throw up a dialog box when using AppleScript to trim and there's no transparent pixels to trim to.
  • Fixed a bug where you couldn't set the color for a selected range in a text box.
  • Fixed a bug where the Levels tool wouldn't work correctly with non-rectangular selections.
  • Fixed a bug where the Exclude Paths command didn't always work with overlapping shapes.
  • Fixed a bug where the levels histogram wasn't showing up correctly on MacBook Airs.
  • Fixed a bug where the color and text palettes would incorrectly appear sometimes when pressing the tab key to unhide all the palettes (direct only).


REQUIREMENTS

Intel, 64-bit processor
OS X 10.8 or later


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