New in ArtRage Vitae

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(Think of it as, you know, ArtRage 7)

New in ArtRage Vitae (Windows & macOS)

These are all the new features available in ArtRage Vitae. You can view the full feature set here.

Improved Color pickers:

  • Turn on Complementary Colors in all the color Pickers to display complements for your current color.
  • Hexadecimal color values can entered or copied in the color picker.

User-defined Color-Blending profiles:

  • Real color blending can now use your own color-mixing profile.
  • Create collections of color blending profiles to match the paint medium.
  • Color mixing profiles can be scripted, and sent to friends through PaintLink messages.

Tiled Canvas Features:

  • Turn on horizontal or vertical (or both!) tiling to allow seamless painting across canvas edges.
  • Great for creating infinitely scrolling backgrounds for games or presentations.
  • Useful in creating seamless textures for rendering or games.

Improved document saving and reliability:

  • Documents save more than twice as fast.
  • Settable auto-save timeouts means you won’t lose work.
  • Faster saving of documents means your workflow is less interrupted.
  • New Large documents are created up to two times faster.

Improved tools:

  • Maximum tool size increased to 800%
  • Improved gap-tolerance on Fill tool – faster and more reliable.
  • Selection tool has gap-tolerance on Wand fill. Ignore small gaps in your Wand selection areas.
  • Gradient and Texture Fills can fill to extents of paint borders rather than just selection areas.

Improved Recordable Actions:

  • Recorded Actions can have Shortcut Keys assigned.
  • Assigned shortcuts displayed in Actions panel
  • Included sample Action scripts.

Additional Features:

  • Larger canvases up to 32500 x 32500 pixels in size
  • Retina and HiDPI Display support in Windows and MacOS for improved UI rendering.
  • Script engine has improved support for grids and guide overlays
  • ArtRage Vitae is available through the Windows Store and Apple App store.
  • Hassle-free licensing and downloading.

Collaborative painting with a friend:

  • Use the inbuilt PaintLink messaging system to coordinate with your friend.
  • Start a collaborative painting session through your PaintLink account.
  • Work with your tools and layers as normal – your friend sees your changes and you see theirs.
  • Swap ownership of your layers if you want.
  • Resume a collaborative painting session with your friend – collaboration and layer information is saved with your projects

Share content with all your friends:

  • Send ArtRage tools, reference images, colour sets and other content directly to your friends from PaintLink messaging
  • Incorporate content your receive directly into your painting.
  • You don’t need to have a collaborative painting session active – you can send and receive content to anyone in your friends list.