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Paintshop Pro X9 Ultimate

Paintshop Pro X9 Ultimate

Paintshop Pro X9 Ultimate


Platform: PC
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$129.95

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Overview

THE POWERFUL PHOTO EDITING TOOL!

Take your photography to new levels with Corel® PaintShop® Pro X9 Ultimate—including the faster, easier, more-creative-than-ever PaintShop Pro and an exclusive bonus collection of premium photo and video software plus creative extras. Edit RAW photos and save time with the powerful batch processing in AfterShot 3. Automatically correct images with Perfectly Clear 2 SE, and record video from your screen with Corel Live Screen Capture.

PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate delivers a wide range of pro-level capabilities at an affordable price - without a subscription.  With PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate, users also get the unique Ultiamte bonus pack including:

  • Corel AfterShot 3 - quickly learn professional-grade RAW photo-editing.  Enhance one or thousands of photos at once with powerful batch processing tools.
  • Perfectly Clear 2 SE by Athentech Imaging - save time wth automatic intelligent photo correction.
  • Corel Live Screen Capture - Capture exactly what's happening on your screen, including system audio and microphone sound.
  • Creative Collection - enjoy dozens of brushes, textures and over 100 royalty-free backgrounds
Built-in Learning
The Discovery Center, an online collection of videos and tutorials, is only a click away.  Users can quickly access step-by-step instructions and tips for using PaintShop Pro X9 Ultimate and for becoming better photographers and photo editors.
 
Comparison
 

RAW photo editing

Features

BROADEN YOUR PHOTO EDITING TOOLSET 

Corel AfterShot 3

Edit and enhance RAW photos, and save time with the powerful batch processing tools in AfterShot™ 3. Make easy corrections and enhancements to recover detail in overexposed photos, boost colour, fix distortion and more. Batch processing controls and presets let you automate repetitive tasks and quickly bring out the best in every image.

Perfectly Clear 2 SE

Instantly enhance your photos with the proven, patented corrections in Perfectly Clear 2 SE. These 10 corrections, based on 10 years of research, save you time and help you create more beautiful photos. Apply the corrections automatically, then use the independent controls to adjust them as you wish.

Corel Live Screen Capture

Record everything that happens on your screen, including system audio and microphone sound to create custom video that you can use in presentations or training. Try it to record a quick how-to to share with a friend or colleague. Corel Live Screen Capture lets you record dual screens, or a selected window or area of your screen. 

Corel Creative Collection

Expand your creative capabilities with dozens of brushes, textures, and over 100 royalty-free backgrounds. 

NEW FEATURES

NEW! New from Template

Build something great, faster than ever with new project templates.  Quickly make personalised greetings, brochures and more.

New from Template

NEW! Screenshot featuring Smart Capture

Demonstrate, communicate and collaborate with clarity using new Screenshot.  Capture, edit and annotate screenshots in one place - no need for multiple applications.

Screenshot featuring Smart Capture

 

NEW! Gradient Fill Tool

Make a smooth transition to an easier way of adjusting gradients with the new Gradient Fill Tool.  Save time by dropping a gradient directly onto an image, shape or canvas - reserving the Materials Palette for more advanced jobs.

Gradient Fill tool 

NEW! Text Presets 

Get the creative looks you love faster and discover fun new text effects. These free and premium presets are added to PaintShop Pro dynamically, giving you fresh, new text options, updated regularly over the Web.

Text Presets

 

NEW! Improved Stylus and Graphics Tablet support

Combine PaintShop Pro X9 with a graphics tablet or a stylus-friendly PC for a more natural experience. Includes new support for Windows Real-Time Stylus (WinRTS) devices, including the Microsoft Windows Surface family of PCs.

Improved Stylus and Graphics Tablet support

 

NEW! Export Edit History

Whether you're a brainy trainer or a steely-eyed detective, the new Export Edit History feature lets you quickly document and share your edits. Accurately record all edits made to an image, then use in legal documentation, to build step-by-step tutorials, or to share techniques.

Export Edit History

 

NEW! Guided Tour

Get to know PaintShop Pro X9 and be successful sooner with our new Guided Tour. This step-by-step virtual tour will help you confidently find your way around the interface and help you master new features in no time!

Guided Tour

 

NEW! XDM Support including support for Intel RealSense

Innovative photo editing lives in PaintShop Pro! Edit XDM photos captured on an Intel RealSense-equipped tablet or camera in PaintShop Pro’s Adjust workspace. Save time and improve selection accuracy by applying effects to objects based on their distance from the camera.

XDM Support including support for Intel RealSense

 

ENHANCED! Improved Text Tool 

Quickly apply the text styles you want with a simplified text toolbar. Choose colours faster and customise your text toolbar to show the items you use frequently and hide the ones you don't.

ENHANCED! Real-Time Photo Effects

10 of PaintShop Pro's most used photo adjustments - like Smart Photo Fix, White Balance and Full Light/Clarity - now offer real-time performance, letting you see your edits instantly for a quick and responsive editing experience.

ENHANCED! Batch Processing with New Batch Smart Photo Fix

Save time and increase productivity by combining Smart Photo Fix and batch processing to apply adjustments to multiple photos at once. Or use it to quickly apply batch actions, like watermarking or resizing an image.

ENHANCED! Scripts

Automate and speed up repetitive and complex photo-editing tasks with scripts. Silent scripts let you apply scripts even faster. Find useful scripts in the Welcome Guide or download the free Scripting Guide to create your own.

ENHANCED! Windows Server 2016 Support

PaintShop Pro X9 is compatible with Windows Server 2016, making it the perfect fit for any organisation in a virtualised environment—for photo editing, graphics creation, screen capture and annotation— whether you're hosting locally or in the cloud. Contact our licensing team for more details.

ENHANCED! Camera Raw Support

PaintShop Pro X9 adds support for 15 new cameras.  Use Camera RAW lab to quickly and easily convert and adjust any RAW image to reveal the vibrant colours, details and beauty within every shot.

PLUS 

Compatible with the Nik Collection by Google
PaintShop Pro is fully compatible with The Nik Collection by Google, which includes seven poerful plugins, ranging from special filters to retouching, sharpening and more - offering users a ton of creative power for free!

Text Wrapping
Instantly fill a selection or vector shape with text that automatically wraps within it. Create interesting design elements for web graphics, posters, scrapbooking, brochures, collages, and other projects.

Magic Move and Magic Fill
Edit pictures faster with content-aware editing tools. Move an object or background with Magic Move or erase an unwanted part of your image with Magic Fill. The empty area will automatically fill in to match the surrounding background.

Precise selections
Accurate selections are essential in photo editing software. PaintShop Pro X9 lets you define a selection size by height and width, or with a fixed aspect ratio, for easier, more precise selections.

Lens Correction
Apply Lens Correction tools automatically within the Edit workspace or the Camera RAW Lab to quickly correct the distortions, vignetting and chromatic aberrations that are commonly introduced by most camera lenses.

4K monitor support
See each detail and appreciate the beauty of your photos when you pair your new photo editing software with a high resolution monitor. PaintShop Pro X9 is compatible with Ultra High DPI displays (up to 250% zoom with 4K resolution).

Layers
Layers are essential for advanced image editing, compositing and graphic design. Search for layers by name to quickly find the one you need, merge selected layers, and easily expand or collapse layer groups.

Text and Shape Cutting
Instantly create a photo object by using text or a shape to clip an underlying photo or image. Then paste or drag it to any image as a layer.

Easy built-in learning
Work smarter and faster with extra tips and tricks from the award-winning Learning Center. This handy integrated reference guide offers step-by-step instructions and quick access to the right tools to help you get the most out of your photo editing software.

Graduated filter effect
Quickly add unique colour gradients to your photos to simulate the effect of using different camera lens filters. A wide range of easy-to-use gradient controls allows for more creativity and experimentation.

Painting and drawing tools
Choose from a variety of built-in brushes, including paint brush, air brush, fill and colour changer options, or import Adobe Photoshop brushes to bring your digital artwork and creative designs to life. Vector illustration tools let you draw with preset shapes, pens and add text on path.

Photo Mapping
Keep track of what happened where by mapping your photos to real world locations using GPS data and Facebook check-in points. The Map mode also lets you geotag pictures and add locations using Google Maps, providing an intuitive and interactive way to view and organise your photos by location.

Share My Trip
For the ultimate photo-travel experience, use the Share My Trip feature to create an impressive slideshow that links your photos and comments directly to an interactive map. Save your photo-map as a slideshow or upload it to your Dropbox account for optional sharing on Facebook.

Social media sharing
Connect with loved ones and share your photos with the world using the built-in social media features of PaintShop Pro X9. Quickly and easily share your photos or photo creations to your Facebook, Flickr and Google+ accounts.

Photo editing tutorial videos
The built-in Discovery Center makes it easier than ever to find the help you need. Choose from the library of helpful photo editing tutorials to develop your skills and become a better photographer and photo editor.

Support for third-party plugins
Extend your photo editing software's capabilities further with specialised third-party plugins. Support for 64-bit versions of third-party plugin tools and support for Adobe Photoshop plugins open up a world of creative possibilities.

Amazing portrait retouching
Make sure everyone looks their best with easy red-eye removal and makeover tools that get rid of blemishes and unwanted lines, smooth wrinkles, whiten teeth and even out skin tones. Learn more

Extensive file support
Whether you're importing from your camera, scanner, the web or another photo editor, PaintShop Pro supports popular raster and vector file formats, including Adobe Photoshop .psd files. Output your files to a broad selection of image formats for easy sharing.

Retro Lab
Bring a vintage look to your photos by applying old-school colour and contrast. You'll love the instant effect inspired by early lo-fi cameras.

Instant effects
Add creative effects to your photos in just seconds. Choose from a variety of preset effects which are organised into style categories such as Artistic, Film Styles, Black & White, and Landscape. Thumbnails make it easy to select the effect you want.

Selective Focus
Get the effect of expensive tilt-shift lenses without the cost! Selective Focus lets you mimic tilt-shift effects in your photos. You can also use it to play with depth of field to keep parts of the image in focus and the rest blurred.

Web tools
Use a variety of versatile web tools to save and optimise images for online use. Work with image mapping to link HTML with your graphics, and use Slicing and Rollovers to create designs that work seamlessly with web pages.

Amazing photo restoration
Bring your old family photos back to life with powerful photo restoration tools. Use the Fade Correction tool to restore the colour and contrast of faded photos and the Scratch Remover to repair unsightly cracks in tattered photos to make them look new again.

Comprehensive text tools
Add text to any print, web or photo project with this photo editing software's complete typography tools. Adjust fonts, size, style, alignment, leading/kerning and apply effects to get the creative text you desire.

CLASSIC FEATURES

Drawing and painting tools
Use brushes, vector tools, fills, the colour changer and gradients to explore a wide range of creative projects.

Comprehensive text tools
Add text to any print, web or photo project with a complete set of typography tools.

 

 

Requirements

  • Windows 10, Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7 with the latest service pack (64-bit or 32-bit editions)
  • Intel Core Duo 1.8 GHz, Core i3 or AMD Athlon 64 X2 3800+ 2.0 GHz, or higher
  • 2 GB of RAM or higher (minimum 4 GB for Windows 64bit)
  • 128 MB VGA VRAM
  • 1 GB of available hard-disk space required (2 GB recommended)
  • 1280 x 768 resolution with 16-bit colour display (1366 x 768 resolution with 24-bit or higher colour display recommended)
  • DirectX 9 or higher compatible video adapter with the latest driver
  • Internet Explorer version 10 or higher
  • Internet connection required for online features and tutorial videos
 
RAW Camera Support
Adobe
Canon
Casio
Contax
Creative
Epson
Foculus
Fujifilm
Hasselblad
Imacon
Kodak
Leaf
Leica
Logitech
Mamiya
Micron 201
Minolta
Nikon
Olympus
Panasonic
Pentax
Phase
Polaroid
Ricoh
Rollei
Samsung
Sigma
SMaL
SONY
STV 
 
INSTALLATION
This software comes as a boxed product and can be installed from disc or via download link.