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AKVIS Sketch converts photos into pencil sketches and watercolor paintings.

Now you do not need to handle a pencil to feel like an artist. All you need to create your original work of art is good taste and AKVIS Sketch. Our efficient method allows creating realistic color and B&W drawings that imitate the technique of graphite and color pencil, charcoal and watercolor painting.

In contrast to the similar standard filters (like the built-in filters in Photoshop or PSP) that offer an approximate sketch, AKVIS Sketch provides a convincing result; it comes very close to hand-drawn works of a human artist. Getting more...

What's New

Version 15.0.2663.10076:
  • Added the possibility to change Pencil Color and Background Color of a drawing.
  • Added new presets to both styles, Classic (+24) and Artistic (+25).
  • Added the Share option that lets users post pictures from the program to the social services: Facebook, Twitter, Flickr, Tumblr, Google+.
  • Added compatibility of the plugin with Adobe Photoshop more...


  • OS X 10.4.6 or later
  • For the plugin version - Adobe Photoshop CS3, CS4, CS5 64-bit

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Current Version (15.x)


Downloads 24,391
Version Downloads 1,444
License Demo
Date 04 Sep 2013
Platform OS X / PPC 32 / Intel 32
Price $72.00
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