Reviewer, 2012-03-01 06:26:00
Are you bored with the paint application that comes with MS Windows and want to try some thing better and new? HeliosPaint 1.4.5 is exactly what you are looking for. HeliosPaint is an easy to use feature-rich paint program that has the capability to edit photos, create drawings etc. This tool has got all the materials in it that can enable any one use it with utmost easy and put his or her imaginations into reality effortlessly. The interface of this application is exactly same like the paint application that comes with Windows that has got almost all the tools like Pencil (Curved; Straight; Freehand lines), Paint brush, Eraser, Copy Brush, Spray Can, Paint can with color bleed sensitivity with many other functions making the application highly professional.
HeliosPaint will enable you to enter text that can be modified with various functions availed by it like font choosing, spacing, style, rotation and underline. It also provides various space tools like star, moon, round, regular polygon; heart shape etc. As far as the color is concerned it offers a great variety of image filters such as RGB levels, HSL levels, HSB levels, channel mix, transparency, gamma, temperature and tint, gain and bias, contrast, black and white, threshold, inverts, gray, sepia tone, unsharpen mask, blur, oil painting effect and many more. This paint application also comes with full color pallet that has got with it color grabber and transparency that can be easily adjusted. It enables editing of files that are in transparent GIF and transparent PNG format. For your convenience you can redo as well as undo to make your work very easy to operate. The page can be auto fit during printing plus you can easily export any image to PDF file.
With so many features and functionalities that this application program comes with; it deserves to get a rating of 4 on a scale of 5 for its sheer usability.
Reviewer, 2012-02-28 11:47:00
This is an image editor tool.
HeliosPaint is a easy-to-use paint program for editing photos, drawings and icons on Windows PCs, laptops and touchscreen PCs. It is a free Image, icon Editor and a paint program. This tool carries all the tools you would expect from such a program. These include pencil, paintbrushes, spray can, copy brush, paint can, shapes and text entry mechanisms. Pencils will help draw curved, straight and freehand lines with a choice of width, dash patterns and arrow heads. Shapes tool helps create freehand, round, regular polygon, star, moon and heart shapes. Text entry with a choice of font, style, spacing, underline and rotation are also available. Spray can and the paint can gives you facility of spray paint and normal paint both with a selection of colors. Copy Brush gives you the re-touching facilities that help copying one area of an image to another for retouching, healing and blending.
Extensive image filtering for RGB levels, HSB levels, HSL levels, gamma, transparency, channel mix, temperature and tint, contrast, gain and bias, threshold, black and white, invert, solarize, gray, color filter, sepia tone, sharpen, unsharp mask, blur, diffuse, edge feathering, edge detection, oil painting effect, posterize, emboss, chrome, noise reduction etc. are some of the other notable features. Image color and transparency adjustment by flat, round, rectangular and `fit to shape` gradient patterns allowing areas of the image to be darkened, brightened and color enhanced are offered. A range of image related features are included. Several other useful features are available making this a remarkable tool. If you have the need, just go ahead and try it out in your workflow.