SoftOrbits Sketch Drawer is an easy-to-use photo-to-sketch converter which is used for applying pencil, ink-pens, paper sheet and other kinds of imitation to digital photographs and create exquisite pencil-drawn pictures, both black-and-white and colored. The program sports a neat, uncluttered, and user-friendly layout. Beginners do not usually have difficulties using it at all. Just open a picture, move the sliders until you like the result, and click “Save” to produce a wonderful pencil sketch. Numerous presets are available to allow converting photos into pen or pencil sketches, creating color drawings or watercolor paintings in just a few moments. You can also tweak each preset however you want to create a drawing that matches your desired style just perfect.
Sketch Drawer offers you a batch feature too, which may come in very handy when you have a number of photos to be converted into sketches. In batch mode, Sketch Drawer can convert a single picture or process entire folders. Just make sure to adjust all the settings before you begin, and you’ll be rewarded with a bunch of perfect sketches in just minutes!
SoftOrbits Sketch Drawer Key Features:
Transform digital photos to color and black and white pencil sketches
Play around with sliders to get exactly the right effect
Get started quickly with presets for pen and pencil sketches, even watercolors
Save your sketches as JPEG images
Process entire folders of photos in batch
Download available for: Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8
SoftOrbits Sketch Drawer Pro Free Full Version Giveaway
SoftOrbits Sketch Drawer Pro is normally priced at $49.99. But Giveaway of the Day (GOTD) are having a giveaway of SoftOrbits Sketch Drawer Pro 3.2, where everyone can download a full version copy for free. The giveaway will be valid for today only (24 hours on August 6, 2015). Act fast to grab your free copy.
Go to the giveaway page here to download the giveaway package. Please make sure to follow the instructions in the readme.txt file which is included in the package for proper activation. You have to install and activate it before the Giveaway offer for the software is over.
Terms and Conditions
License info: This is a 1-computer lifetime license, for home use;
Update policy: No free updates;
Tech support policy: No free tech support;
Re-install policy: Must be downloaded, installed, and registered before this offer is over
Giveaway version is v3.0
Supports Windows XP, Vista, 7, and 8 (32-bit and 64-bit)
Freeware Alternative: FotoSketcher
FotoSketcher is a 100% free (even for commercial use, if you wish to sell your pictures) program for Windows which converts your digital images (photos or 3d renderings) into art automatically and in just a few mouse clicks. Over 20 different styles are available from pencil sketches to watercolor or oil paintings, pen & ink drawings and cartoons. From photo to painting (landscapes, architecture, portraits, etc.) in seconds!
FotoSketcher can be used straight away, with virtually no learning curve. Apart from its main goal of turning any user into a budding artist, FotoSketcher can also perform image correction and retouching (automatic contrast improvement, change color saturation, resize or rotate image, add various frames, add text). The batch mode allows users to modify multiple images in one go.
FotoSketcher is available in 21 languages. The programs runs on Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7 and the latest Windows 8 and 8.1 (sorry, no Mac version available).