Inkscape is a very powerful vector graphics editing application which creates vector graphics without much need for an advanced graphics artists to take control of the controls. That means that Inkscape can achieve amazing results in a matter of a few clicks without having to dive into complicated actions or messing about with the many tools on offer.
Thanks to the immense popularity of this vector graphics editor, there are literally tons of different Inkscape tutorials available online.
The types of files which this program can handle include many of the vector and non-vector image types professionals work with today. It includes a palette of different tools for drawing and adding shapes and lines. You're able to tweak each element you've added without having an effect on the overall composition of the image file. Drawing in Inkscape is especially easy for newcomers.
One of the best things about Inkscape is the wide selection of different filters and effects which are available with the program. Thanks to this, you can rapidly add textures, colours and personalization to objects which result in professional vector drawings... which can of course be importing into other programs capable of handling vector graphics like Illustrator or Photoshop.
Inkscape is also capable of working with PDF files and Adobe SVG graphics.
The Inkscape project is backed by a team of open-source programmers which means this program is free. The community does an excellent job of providing documentation and free tutorials.
Inkscape can add text to an image, view EXIF data, create PNG graphics, create web graphics, optimize graphics and create and edit layers.Inkscape features and highlights:
Inkscape is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from graphics editors without restrictions. Inkscape 0.92.3 is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).
Compatibility with this image editor software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version of Inkscape may be available from prokoudine.
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