Toonit! Photo for Photoshop creates cartoon-like images from photographs automatically, while still allowing artists to customise the cartoon with different paint styles, shading and outlines. Version 2.5 expands ToonIt!’s cartoon outline effect with three new styles: Woodcut Outlines, Conte Outlines and Scratchboard Outlines. There is also a new colour blur option, and improved interface and new cartoon presets available in the update. ToonIt!
San Francisco — January 13, 2010 — Digital Anarchy, a leading provider of cost-effective software for photographers and Photoshop artists, today announced a free update to their popular ToonIt! Photo plugin.ToonIt! 2.5 creates cartoon-like images from photographs, freeing artists from time consuming techniques such as hand painting and masking. A believable cel-shaded ‘toon’ effect is automatic, and users have a great deal of control to customize the cartoon with different paint styles, shading and outlines.
The feature-packed 2.5 update expands ToonIt!’s cartoon outline effect with three new styles: Woodcut Outlines, Conte Outlines and Scratchboard Outlines. A new option called Supersmart Blur has been added for more stylization of the cartoon color fields. ToonIt 2.5 has an improved interface with its controls rearranged into more intuitive groups. Minor UI elements for workflow improvement have also been added.
New & Improved Features for ToonIt! 2.5 include: • New Outline Effects: Woodcut Outlines, Conte Outlines and Scratchboard Outlines provide three new options for stylizing the line quality of the cartoon. • New Color Blur Option: The new Supersmart Blur has been added for more stylization options of the cartoon color fields. • Improved Interface: The ToonIt! interface has been rearranged with its controls placed into more intuitive groups for a better workflow. • Toggled Preview: A Caps Lock disable command gives the option of turning on/off the ToonIt! preview, which makes the design process faster. • New Cartoon Presets: The Preset Manager now ships with more cartoon presets to make the tooning process fun and easy.
System Requirements • Photoshop 7.0–CS3, Photoshop CS4 32- & 64-bit, Elements 4.0–6.0 • Win 2000, XP Home, XP Pro, Vista 32-bit, 64-bit