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September 17, 2007 by
Spotlight: Painter X

I’ve honestly never thought of software as organic; however, if I had but one word to describe Painter X, that’d be the one. Though it no longer comes in a paint-can package (save for an exclusive limited edition), the new features in Corel’s Painter X (version 10.1) are sure to curl the toes of artists everywhere.

For years, Painter has been revered by fine artists, commercial designers for concept art, and entertainment artists for everything from special effects to character and set design. But is it only for artists? With this major release, the first in over two years, Corel has answered with a resounding no... more