XnSketch for Mac
XnSketch is a lightweight and very simple to use Mac OS X application that provides the required tools and features to edit and turn your photos into sketches, paintings or cartoon like pictures.
Intuitive interface and a wide variety of effects
XnSketch comes with a clean and user-oriented interface from which you can quickly and effortlessly load the picture you want to edit. From the top toolbar you can easily open, save, rotate, zoom in or out and share your new creation.
Thanks to the right side panel you can easily adjust the brightness, contrast, gamma, exposure and saturation of your picture. In addition, you can refine the edges and change the colors and transparency of the sketch. If you make an unwanted change or you are not happy with your final product, you can always reset all settings to the original values.
The bottom panel helps you preview and browse through all available effects. You can choose between different types of pencil sketch, colored sketch, black strokes, pastel, white strokes and more.
XnSketch is designed to help you preview all your changes in real time and know exactly how your photo is going to look like before saving it or sharing it. You can easily zoom in at any time and check image details.
By accessing the File menu, you can open or save an image and share your edited picture with your friends and family via Email or upload it on Flickr, Picasa, Facebook, Imgur, ImageShack, Tumblr, GlowFoto, TwitPic or Yfrog.
To conclude, XnSketch is handy and intuitive application that enables you to apply a wide variety of photo, sketch and painting effects with just a few mouse clicks.