June 28, 2010 in Entertainment (E)
[prMac.com] Olathe, Kansas - Independent developer Richard Taylor today announces OmniSketch 1.2, the next release his procedural drawing tool developed specifically for the iPad device. Drawing on your iPad has never been easier. OmniSketch allows you to create dazzling and dynamic full color creations. Easily share your creations with friends and family using the OmniSketch Online Gallery, by posting them to your Facebook Wall or by Tweeting them on Twitter.
"Now you might be reading this thinking, "There are already a large number of really good painting and drawing tools so what does OmniSketch bring to the game?" Instead of standard brushes and pencils, OmniSketch's brushes use mathematical algorithms to draw patterns which interact with previously drawn lines to produce a cool sketch with detailed effects." -- PadGadget
"One of the coolest OmniSketch features is its mirrored drawing mode. You can opt to have your strokes mirrored across your iPad's screen (top and bottom, left and right or both options) to produce really stunning designs." -- PadGadget
"What I think is really cool though is that they have mastered a sort of pressure sensitivity effect without the ipad having pressure sensitivity. The faster you go, the bigger the pattern. Brilliant!" -- airmouse1221223
"Great art fun on the Ipad. Different then the other art programs I've tried with a unique feel to it. If you enjoy doing art on the Ipad you are gonna want this!", on Jun 12, 2010. -- Keywiz
"Amazing art program. You never know what master piece you will create this time!", on Jun 14, 2010. -- Thenight
OmniSketch 1.2 adds 6 amazing new procedural brushes, Facebook and Twitter integration, the ability to draw with up to 3 fingers at the same time and Blend Modes. Blend modes allow you to change the way colors blend together when drawn on top of each other.
Unlock your inner artist with one of the best drawing tools available for the Apple iPad. With OmniSketch, store a nearly unlimited number of pictures in your local gallery and show them off to your friends and family with the slide show feature. Show off your creations to the world by submitting them to the online photo gallery, posting them on your Facebook Wall or Tweeting them with Twitter. Mirrored drawing modes allow you to create beautiful symmetrical and even kaleidoscopic paintings.
Full List of Features:
* 24 amazing brushes draw shapes and patterns automatically
* Blend Modes (Lighten, Darken, Color Dodge, Color Burn, etc)
* Draw with up to 3 fingers at the same time
* Intuitive user interface
* Mirrored Drawing - Vertical, Horizontal and Kaleidoscope mode
* Eraser plus the Clear Blend Mode allows you to use any brush as an eraser
* Line width adjustment
* Opacity adjustment
* Brush custom adjustments
* Full color support with an intuitive color picker
* Selectable background color
* Gallery allows you to view, add, edit, delete and export your artwork
* Built in slide show feature lets you show off your creations
* Full undo/redo
* Draw in portrait or landscape mode
* Online gallery lets you share your pictures with friends, family and the world
* Post your artwork to your Facebook Wall
* Post your artwork to Twitter
* Compatible with iPad
* Requires iPhone OS 3.2 or later
* 2.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
OmniSketch 1.2 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Entertainment category. Members of the media please contact Richard Taylor to obtain a promotional coupon code for a free copy of OmniSketch for review.
Richard Taylor is a software engineer with 20 years of software development experience. Richard plunged into iPhone development during the first iPhone SDK beta and has been plugging away with the iPhone SDK ever since. Quality iPhone/iPad Apps and happy customers are his ultimate goal. Copyright (C) 2010 Richard Taylor. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.