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PhotoLine for Mac

Professional-level image effects processor.

$80.00
In English
Version 23.02
4.3
Based on 28 user rates

PhotoLine overview

PhotoLine is an image processing utility, image browser, layout program, vector editor, batchconverter and Web editor with a multitude of powerful functions.

PhotoLine is available as 32 or 64 bit application. Imaging functions supported are Lab, CMYK, 16-bit channels, ICC profiles, and raw data profiles for digital cameras. PhotoLine offers all the tools you need: Painting, cloning, filtering, blending and flood fill, special effects like squirl, shadow, glowing, distorb, morphing, 3d projection. Also supports, working layers, clipping layers, dynamic layer effects. EXIF digital camera data and IPTC data are also supported. Multiple undo/redo levels, plugin filters and much more.

Save and read your PDF-files with PhotoLine. Create vector graphics, add, remove, move vector points. Convert lines to beziers, fill with pattern, etc.

PhotoLine also has an action recorder. You can record your jobs and use the batch converter to convert them into an animated gif. Do all your work for the Web with PhotoLine. Transparent and animated GIFs, animations, JPEG2000, HD-Photo, Flash format (swf). Create animated buttons, image maps, and more with PhotoLine!

What’s new in version 23.02

Improvements:
  • Autosave files: They are now named "Untitled", so they have to be assigned a new name when saved
Bug fixes:
  • JPEGXL import: ICC data was not appended to the document..
  • "Save layer" as action: There were problems when editing the action.
  • "Save Layer" as action: When displaying the save dialog, the file extender was truncated, causing the save format to be set to the default format.
  • Browse panel: "Open as placeholder" as icon opened only one image.
  • Browse panel, macOS 12.1: Menu commands via menu buttons no longer worked.
  • PDF import: Helvetica Neue Bold became Helvetica Neue Condensed Bold.
  • SVG import: SVGs with encoding 'ascii' were not read.
  • Document frame: The document frame is now omitted in document mode only if document color and outer color differ significantly.
  • Combo boxes, macOS: If the focus was on a combo box and another combo box was opened, it was closed again immediately.
  • JPEG import: Problem when invalid EXIF data is in the JPEG fixed.
  • Distort tool: Missing redraw after inserting a point fixed.
  • Scale document, action: Scaling in "Normal" mode with active DPI did not work properly as action.
  • Layer tool: Shift+Ctrl+Click&Drag on a non-moveable layer caused a crash.
  • Clipboard, Windows: faster pasting of certain formats.

PhotoLine for Mac

$80.00
In English
Version 23.02
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4.3

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tiptop
tiptop
Dec 9 2020
22.50
5.0
Dec 9 2020
5.0
Version: 22.50
This is an excellent app and even supports Apple Silicon! Great work!
piquadratpi2
piquadratpi2
Mar 2 2020
22.00
5.0
Mar 2 2020
5.0
Version: 22.00
PhotoLine is a very fast, stable and comfortable program. It has many features and can do nearly everything with pictures and graphics. As mentioned below (Tom) all is very simple to reach. And it is always updated and runs on all my systems without any problem. A big thanks to the developer...
Tom-Fulery
Tom-Fulery
Apr 12 2016
19.50
5.0
Apr 12 2016
5.0
Version: 19.50
Photoline is one of the best-kept Mac secrets ever; a professional graphics workhorse that does everything but the dishes. Other apps claim to replace Photoshop, but only Photoline & GIMP really do. Photoline, Photoshop & GIMP all do similar things in different ways. But for serious image work, SVG drawing or page layout, nothing can top Photoline’s simplicity, stability & power. It’s the easiest, most versatile graphics app I’ve used since Freehand bit the dust. It runs flawlessly on OS X, & costs about the same as renting Photoshop for 3 months. Photoline’s spartan but extremely customizable interface provides a range of advanced, very customizable tools, filters, effects, brushes, KB shortcuts, layer & mask modes, a killer SVG drawing mode, 3D mode, image-tracing, multi-page layout features, 32 & 64-bit modes for Photoshop plugins, dozens of import/export formats & a lot more. Photoline can also host & run other apps to utilize their features. And it does it all in a clean 63 MB (Adobe bloatware it ain't!). The learning curve isn’t steep, but the terminology & actions are innovative & a bit unorthodox (for example, ’feathering,’ is called ‘soft edge’). As with most graphic apps, experimentation aids learning. I also use GIMP, the award-winning free professional open-source Photoshop rival with countless free plugins online. AffinityPhoto & AffinityDesigner also have many great features. Together, these apps do way more than Photoshop for a fraction of its cost. And without all the intrusive Adobe adware.
Eviandem
Eviandem
Feb 22 2016
19.03
5.0
Feb 22 2016
5.0
Version: 19.03
UI could be nicer, but the functionality is nearly equal to Photoshop. One of my essential apps. Use it for years now
Prologos
Prologos
May 25 2015
19.00
4.5
May 25 2015
4.5
Version: 19.00
Using PhotoLine for a long time now. Its quick, with almost to many futures. It never let me hang. Has some little glitches, but its nice to work with. I like to have PL in my Apps
tiptop
tiptop
Dec 9 2020
5.0
Dec 9 2020
5.0
Version: null
piquadratpi2
piquadratpi2
Mar 2 2020
5.0
Mar 2 2020
5.0
Version: null
Freenergy
Freenergy
Feb 28 2017
4.5
Feb 28 2017
4.5
Version: null
Tom-Fulery
Tom-Fulery
Apr 12 2016
5.0
Apr 12 2016
5.0
Version: null
Eviandem
Eviandem
Feb 22 2016
5.0
Feb 22 2016
5.0
Version: null
jball0645
jball0645
Jan 25 2016
5.0
Jan 25 2016
5.0
Version: null
Bluenut
Bluenut
Oct 14 2015
4.5
Oct 14 2015
4.5
Version: null
Prologos
Prologos
May 25 2015
4.5
May 25 2015
4.5
Version: null
Leonledragon
Leonledragon
Feb 27 2014
1.0
Feb 27 2014
1.0
Version: null
Adrenochrom
Adrenochrom
Sep 24 2013
5.0
Sep 24 2013
5.0
Version: null
ArthurJF
ArthurJF
Sep 18 2013
5.0
Sep 18 2013
5.0
Version: null
Volstag
Volstag
Jul 4 2012
2.0
Jul 4 2012
2.0
Version: null
M-Rick
M-Rick
May 9 2012
4.0
May 9 2012
4.0
Version: null
Cantello
Cantello
Nov 30 2011
4.5
Nov 30 2011
4.5
Version: null
Robert-Kroon
Robert-Kroon
Nov 4 2011
5.0
Nov 4 2011
5.0
Version: null
JohnKHeath
JohnKHeath
Oct 22 2011
4.5
Oct 22 2011
4.5
Version: null
Jefrart
Jefrart
Oct 19 2011
5.0
Oct 19 2011
5.0
Version: null
Jack75
Jack75
Sep 29 2011
4.5
Sep 29 2011
4.5
Version: null
Daniel-fritzsche-Se#y
Daniel-fritzsche-Se#y
Mar 22 2011
5.0
Mar 22 2011
5.0
Version: null
Rrothe
Rrothe
Jan 8 2011
5.0
Jan 8 2011
5.0
Version: null
Rpp
Rpp
Oct 7 2010
5.0
Oct 7 2010
5.0
Version: null
Jmleonfounlin
Jmleonfounlin
Mar 22 2009
5.0
Mar 22 2009
5.0
Version: null
Magosilvan
Magosilvan
Feb 23 2009
3.0
Feb 23 2009
3.0
Version: null
Bmonno
Bmonno
Dec 21 2007
5.0
Dec 21 2007
5.0
Version: null
Bluepolo
Bluepolo
May 5 2007
1.0
May 5 2007
1.0
Version: null
Guest
Guest
Mar 10 2005
4.8
Mar 10 2005
4.8
Version: null
Guest
Guest
Mar 4 2004
4.3
Mar 4 2004
4.3
Version: null
Guest
Guest
Mar 23 2003
4.3
Mar 23 2003
4.3
Version: null