What’s New in PaintShop Pro X8

What’s New in PaintShop Pro X8

The latest version of PaintShop Pro is here, and it is packed with exciting features and enhancements like the NEW Magic Move and Text Wrapping features, plus a text and shape cutter preview, layer enhancements, improved selections and so much more.

The Magic Move Tool

The new content-aware Magic Move tool speeds up the editing process by automatically replacing the background when you remove or move an object. This tutorial shows you how it works.


Enhanced Batch Processing

In this tutorial, you will learn about the enhanced batch processing functionality in PaintShop Pro X8. Batch processing allows you to quickly and automatically perform the same edit on many photos. It’s great for adding watermarks or applying common touch ups to a collection of photos.


Resize Images Quickly and Easily

This brief tutorial shows you the new Image Resize window in PaintShop Pro X8, which makes resizing and reformatting images faster and easier than ever.


Lens Correction Support

Inspired by suggestions from Corel users, the RAW lab now applies corrections based on the camera and lens used to take the photo. All it takes is a few simple steps.

Text Wrapping in PaintShop Pro X8

The new Text Wrapping tool lets you wrap text inside any vector shape or selection, making it easy to use text as a design element in your creative projects.


Enhanced RAW Lab

In this tutorial, you will learn about the enhanced RAW lab in PaintShop Pro X8, which is easier to use than ever!


Improved Selection Behaviour

This brief tutorial demonstrates the improvements to selection behavior in PaintShop Pro X8. Since selection is such an important part of any photo editing project, these enhancements will streamline your workflow and save time.


Review of PaintShop Pro X8 by Gripps

Your favorite photo and video editing expert Gripps reviews some of the new features and enhancements in the latest version of PaintShop Pro, including the new camera RAW lab and lens correction tools, the exclusive new text wrapping feature that allows you to fill a selection or vector shape with text that wraps within it and the new Magic Move tool.

Text and Shape Cutter Tool

The Text and Shape Cutter tool now has a preview option, so you can see the area you are cutting before you apply your cutout. This is perfect for a collage, scrapbooking or other creative projects.


Quick Search for Layers

This brief tutorial shows you the improvements made to PaintShop Pro layers, which make editing multi-layered images in faster and easier. One of these enhancements is Quick Search, which helps you find the right layer in seconds when you search for it by name.


Merge Layers Quickly and Easily

Lots of photo projects require the use of many layers. PaintShop Pro X8 makes managing all of those layers easy by adding enhanced functionality to group and merge layers.

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