What's New

- bug fixes and stability improvements

App Description

Introducing Artstudio Pro, the most powerful painting and photo editing app available for both iOS and macOS. The successor to our famous ArtStudio app has been redesigned bringing many new features and improvements taking full advantage of the latest technologies Metal, iCloud Drive, Apple Pencil, and optimized for 64-bit multi-core processors to achieve the smoothest possible workflow.

Hundreds of assets are included and users have the ability to import resources in the most popular formats (ABR, TPL, PAT, GRD, ASE, ACO) giving instant access to millions of brushes, patterns, gradients, color swatches and fonts. It will boost your creativity and help you bring your ideas to life quickly and easily.

New engine
The powerful GPU accelerated ArtEngine developed by Lucky Clan is 5-10 times faster than the previous engine. It allows working with multiple documents, supports large canvas sizes and an unlimited number of layers. Incredible optimization ensures smooth work even with large canvases.
• Multiple open documents
• Canvas size: 64Mpix (iPad Air 2 or newer, iPhone 6s or newer), 48Mpix (older devices)
• Unlimited layers
• 27 tools: Move, Select, Crop, Eyedropper, Paint, Wet Paint, Eraser, Bucket/Pattern/Gradient Fill, Smudge, Dodge, Burn, Sponge, Text, Heal, Clone, and more

Flexible layer system
Artstudio Pro introduces a new layer system with grouping, non-destructive layer effects, and adjustment layers.
• Groups
• Masks, clipping masks
• Adjustment Layers
• 9 layer effects: Bevel/Emboss, Stroke, Inner Shadow, Inner Glow, Outer Glow, Color/Gradient/Pattern Overlay, Drop Shadow
• 27 blending modes
• Text layers
• Transform multiple layers simultaneously

Advanced Brush engine
Perfectly optimized, lag free mechanism generating smooth, real looking strokes, making the most of Apple Pencil.
• Brush size up to 4000x4000
• 64-bit painting with pattern, double stamp, wet brush, dynamics
• Brush editor with over 100 customizable settings
• Over 150 built-in brushes divided into multiple groups: Pens, Pencils, Oil Painting, Inking, Charcoals, Airbrushes, Watercolor and many more
• Symmetric painting

Professional photo editor
Photo editing options developed in cooperation with professional photographers. Each feature was tested in several scenarios and light conditions.
• 15 adjustments available as non-destructive layer or simple adjustment: Brightness/Contrast, Levels, Curves, Exposure/Gamma, Shadows/Highlights, Vibrance, Hue/Saturation, Color Balance, Temperature/Tint, Black and White, Gradient Map and more
• 4 auto adjustments: Auto Contrast, Levels, Lightness, Saturation
• Dozens of filters with realtime preview and the ability to generate seamless patterns
• Inpaint, Elastify (Liquify)
• Retouching tools: Heal, Dodge, Burn, Sponge and more
• Image resize, Canvas resize
• Crop and Trim

Full iCloud integration
• Save and load images on iCloud Drive or local disk
• View, load, share, delete, move documents in internal gallery or iOS Files app
• Sort documents into folders

Import/Export
We have implemented many parsers from the most popular assets/images formats and we are especially proud of our ABR/TPL parser which not only reads brush stamps and patterns, but also most settings which are converted to Artstudio Pro brush engine values.
Import
• Images - PNG, JPEG, PSD, HEIC, TIFF, GIF, most raw formats
• Brushes - ABR, TPL
• Color swatches - ASE, ACO
• Patterns - PAT
• Gradients - GRD
• Fonts - TTF, OTF
Export
• Images - PNG, JPEG, PSD, TIFF, PDF

Other features
• Screen recording
• Customisable Quick menu
• Selection displayed as marching ants, quick mask or invisible
• Snapping to guidelines, dynamic guidelines, grid
• Perspective grid assist
• Mirror (flipped) view
• Support of iPad Drag and Drop, Split View, Sharing Extension, Open In, Clipboard
• Support of Wacom, Adonit and SonarPen styluses

Minimum System Requirements
Artstudio Pro for iOS requires iPhone or iPad running iOS 12 or above

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • December 13, 2017 Initial release
  • December 14, 2017 New version 1.0.1
  • July 10, 2018 New version 1.3.4
  • July 10, 2018 Price increase: $6.99 -> $11.99
  • July 14, 2018 New version 1.3.5
  • July 23, 2018 New version 1.3.6
  • August 29, 2018 New version 1.3.10
  • November 09, 2018 New version 2.0.9
  • January 18, 2019 New version 2.0.18
  • March 02, 2019 New version 2.1.3
  • March 28, 2019 New version 2.1.7
  • April 16, 2019 New version 2.1.10
  • June 13, 2019 New version 2.1.12
  • June 14, 2019 New version 2.1.13
  • August 16, 2019 New version 2.2.9
  • August 28, 2019 New version 2.2.11
  • September 04, 2019 New version 2.2.12
  • September 27, 2019 New version 2.3
  • September 28, 2019 New version 2.3.1
  • October 02, 2019 New version 2.3.2
  • October 03, 2019 New version 2.3.3
  • October 07, 2019 New version 2.3.4
  • October 10, 2019 New version 2.3.5
  • October 11, 2019 New version 2.3.6
  • October 24, 2019 New version 2.3.7
  • November 04, 2019 New version 2.3.8
  • November 12, 2019 New version 2.3.9
  • November 26, 2019 New version 2.3.10
  • December 10, 2019 New version 2.3.11
  • December 19, 2019 New version 2.3.12
  • January 08, 2020 New version 2.3.13
  • January 28, 2020 New version 2.3.14
  • July 15, 2020 New version 2.3.24
  • September 17, 2020 New version 2.3.27
  • September 23, 2020 New version 3.0
  • September 25, 2020 New version 3.0.1
  • October 07, 2020 New version 3.0.4
  • October 14, 2020 New version 3.0.5
  • October 23, 2020 New version 3.0.6