iCalamus for Mac
iCalamus is fully-featured Mac OS X application that aims to provide a reliable and intuitive solution for Mac users looking for a powerful and easy-to-use DTP application.
User-oriented and highly customizable workspace
iCalamus is available in multiple languages, it is frame-oriented and features a long list of tools and features, which you can use to create book or paper covers, posters and all sort of artwork for your clients.
With iCalamus’ help you can easily work with precise measurement units, use different masking options, adjust frame shapes, import images and text formats not supported by Mac OS X, grab text from PDF documents, process images from digital cameras or scanners, print and export your work to PDF documents and more.
Quickly summon or hide editing panels and various tools
iCalamus’s workspace is fully customizable and, as a result, you have the option to hide or show panels, adjust the main window, summon tools panels, display the document grid and page guides, and more. You have the option to create, save and load different workspaces with just a couple of mouse clicks.
To get going, you can access the File menu and use one of your templates as a starting point, import images from Aperture, iPhoto or any given folder. iCalamus helps you add extra views to your work, snap document to grid for easier and more accurate editing, edit the guides parameters and more.
Easily work with layers, masks and frames
By accessing the Inspectors window, you can easily summon various panels, such as the Geometry, Content, Frame, Text Wrap and Align panels, the color palette, text ruler and style, the layer manager, built-in navigator and more.
iCalamus also comes with support for unlimited undo and redo actions, handy image and item manipulation tools that you can use to change your selection, rotate and move items, draw shapes and zoom in.