PaintShop Pro 2019
Your Photoshop alternative, designed by you
Experience a professional photo editor designed by the passionate photo enthusiasts who use it. PaintShop Pro 2019 is your affordable, user-centric alternative to Photoshop—with every new feature inspired by user ideas. Make compelling compositions and impactful design projects using a complete set of professional image editing tools. This latest version delivers a faster, more robust PaintShop Pro, that’s easier to use and more creative than ever.
Top reasons to try PaintShop Pro
Edit photos like a pro
Retouch and enhance your images with a comprehensive set of progressive photo editing tools. Enjoy powerful, layer-based editing.
Create impressive design projects
Design with text, brushes and textures, plus drawing and painting tools to create attention-grabbing designs.
Improve photos with quick fixes
Crop, straighten, resize, enhance and retouch, or use one-click adjustments to instantly correct.
Add effects for impact
Experiment with hundreds of creative filters and fun effects to make your photos pop.
Remove flaws and distractions
Eliminate imperfections and unwanted photo elements, from a small scratch to an entire background.
What’s new in PaintShop Pro 2019
Enhanced performance, speed and quality
Enjoy over 50 performance improvements based on direct feedback from users. Experience faster cropping and One-Step Photo Fix. Use a stylus for more control, thanks to support for Windows Ink and the latest graphics tablets, and enhanced 4K support lets you enjoy ultra high definition resolution. Work more efficiently and achieve better results with these significant performance enhancements.
Simplified with you in mind
See for yourself how a simplified PaintShop Pro provides the best possible user experience. Automatically migrate plugins and content from previous versions for a seamless upgrade, and customize your UI text size for better visibility. Save time and effort with the new Crop toolbar, which brings PaintShop Pro’s most used and loved image enhancement tools into your crop workflow. It’s all about you!
Next-level creative innovation
PaintShop Pro’s new Pic-to-Painting presets apply Deep Neural Networks to analyze your photo and convert it into a work of art. With support for 360° photo editing, you can easily edit, level and straighten a photograph taken with a 360° camera. Plus, be more creative with new brushes, color palettes, gradients, patterns and picture tubes. It’s time to experience the next generation of photo editing.
Professional photo editing
Enhance photos with a complete set of professional image editing tools for photo adjustment and composition. Enjoy the powerful, layer-based editing capabilities you’ll find in Photoshop—only more affordable and subscription free.
Enjoy complete control over your RAW images with PaintShop Pro's Camera RAW Lab, including before and after views, and a large preview option.
Combine multiple exposures of the same scene to create a single, stunning, HDR photo with intense visual contrast.
Apply Lens Correction tools automatically to correct the distortions, vignetting and chromatic aberrations that are commonly introduced by most camera lenses.
Speed up common and repetitive tasks by scripting almost any action with the full-featured scripting engine and scripting guide (7 MB .exe).