Snap Art: Lighting for Textures

Learn how Snap Art's Lighting controls can be used to emphasize the texture created by the build-up of paint.

Image © Dylan and Sara Howell.

Snap Art: Effects Tour

A tour of Snap Art's range of effects and a quick look at controls for perfecting your image.

Image © Tyson Robichaud.

Snap Art: Detail Masking

This video shows you how to apply selective adjustments to specific areas of your image to enhance details, draw attention to your subject, etc.

Image © Dustin Abbott.

Snap Art: Aperture

This video shows how to launch Snap Art from Apple Aperture. It also shows you how to batch process images with Snap Art.

Images © Dylan and Sara Howell.

Snap Art: Lightroom

This video shows how to launch Snap Art from Adobe Photoshop Lightroom. It also shows you how to batch process images with Snap Art.

Images © Joe Payne.

Snap Art: Standalone Application

Snap Art now works as a standalone application. This video shows you how to launch it and process images in batches.

Images © Tony Sweet.

Snap Art: Introduction

This is the story of Snap Art. If you already own Snap Art, you can skip this one.

Images provided by Tony Sweet, Dustin Abbott, Jeff Butterworth, and Jimmy Beech.

Snap Art: Getting Started

Demonstrates the basics of using Snap Art, including how to launch it from Photoshop and Lightroom.

Image © Jeff Butterworth.


Snap Art 4 Shortcut Keys

Click through to this page for a list of all Snap Art 4’s shortcut keys.

Color to Black & White Conversion

To get great results from Pencil Sketch, you usually need to experiment with the black & white conversion controls. This article shows how.

Printing Advice for Snap Art

Images from Snap Art look really fantastic when printed and hung on your wall. Check out this article for some great tips and recommendations on getting the best results.

Pencil Sketches Made Easy

Snap Art’s pencil sketch effect delivers great results at the click of a button. In this article, we show you how to use the mask feature in order to refine your image and provide added detail where needed.

Snap Art for Video

Aside from stills, Snap Art works great with video images too. Take a look at these videos for details.

Advice from Photographers

Here are some useful articles by professional photographers on getting the most from Snap Art:

Art Effects Made Easy with Tim Grey
Flower Photography with Tony Sweet
Chris Wieck’s Snap Art Tips

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Snap Art 4

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Dustin Abbott’s Horse Portrait

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Photography as Art on Home & Family

September 23rd, 2014|

The Hallmark Home & Family channel recently aired a really cool demo of Snap Art. The Show's Co-Host, Mark Steines, is really into photography and, as you can see, he absolutely loves Snap Art 4.In the lead-up to the segment, Mark solicited images from the show's Facebook followers and created "art" from a few of their images. Mark also did a really good job of walking through Snap Art's simple workflow.Check out the complete segment here: