Photo to Sketch Pro

Thinker Software (Shareware)

Photo to Sketch Pro is a program that can transform images into pencil sketches, pen sketches, brush sketches, and pastel sketches. The application is designed with ease-of-use in mind, with a clean and intuitive interface that is can be easily managed by novice computer users.  

In using Photo to Sketch Pro, the user starts out by importing an image with the file browser. One photography must be processes at a time. There are two conversion modes to choose from, which are freehand and automatic. The user is also given free rein to pick the type of sketch with the following options: pencil, pastel, and pen. Nine texture presets add   to the wide array of creative choices. The transformed image may then be saved in a specific output directory in either WMF, JPG, or BMP format. The sketches produce are in high-resolution image files which may be framed and presented as unique gift items.

The program is also capable of producing watercolor-type image outputs. Moreover, there is a range of visual effects that may be used. Photo to Sketch Pro is capable of completing a task quickly, with very little to no waiting time. The program takes up little space in the CPU and requires low system memory to run smoothly.