FotoSketcher Portable is probably the fastest and easiest way to add a sketch effect to your pictures. Plus you can carry it on a USB memory device and you don't even need to install it!
FotoSketcher Portable is perfect for those of you who don't dare use Photoshop yet and simply want to add some spice to your photos without much fuss. Simply run the program and select the picture you want to sketch. FotoSketcher Portable will show a settings menu with a bunch of options: you'll be able to select the drawing style, edge threshold and also tweak the values of color, brightness and contrast.
FotoSketcher Portable applies the sketch effect in just a few seconds, and the result will be displayed side to side to the original picture, which is great for comparison FotoSketcher Portable also lets you add a text caption and embellish your sketch with a frame.
There are only a couple of minor drawbacks to FotoSketcher Portable: it only works with JPG and BMP files, and if you add a text caption to the image, you won't be able to see it on the preview window.
Apply a sketch effect to your photos in no time. No artistic skills required!
- new painting 8 (expressive brushstrokes) algorithm, with custom brush support
- automatic saving of current image directory and custom brushes directory
- 4 new languages (14 languages included now: Afrikaans, Arabic, Czech, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Polish, Romanian, Russian, Spanish, Swedish)
- batch processing now supports also bmp and png formats (as well as jpg)
- various user interface improvements and bug fixes
- optional FotoSketcher browser toolbar (for Internet Explorer or Firefox), with direct access to the FotoSketcher application, homepage or Flickr group
- support for drag and drop of images from the web directly to FotoSketcher (drop an image to the left panel to open it as a new source image)