Pixelmator Pro is a Mac image-editing app from UAB Pixelmator Team that features “professional-grade editing tools” for selection, painting, retouching, color correction and vector-based drawing/shapes, with non-destructive layers-based image editing, GPU-powered processing, 16-bit/channel support; raw support, free-space monitoring, image effects, and more. File support includes Photoshop images with layers, JPEG, TIFF, PNG, WebP, PDF, GIF, BMP, TGA, etc., and Apple technology support includes iCloud, Auto Save, sharing, Grand Central Dispatch, Automator, etc.
The app is based on Apple’s “Metal 2” graphics system (and hardware) and promises machine learning to “detect and understand various features within images”, plus multiple Raw image layers, adjustment recipes and more. The latest version boosts integration with Apple Photos (see below).
Pixelmator Pro 1.5.4 is priced at $39.99 for macOS 10.13 High Sierra or higher plus a “Metal-compatible graphics card.” A 30-day trial is available. (Pixelmator 3.9 is a more limited version of the Mac app, priced at $29.99 for macOS 10.13 and up.) The latest Pixelmator Pro release includes a new image enlargement feature.
Pixelmator Pro 1.5.4 brings the incredible new ML Super Resolution, which lets you increase the resolution of images using state-of-the-art machine learning, improves ML Denoise, and features a few additional fixes.
Pixelmator Photo is a photo editing app for iPads that offers non-destructive adjustments and touts “a machine learning algorithm trained on 20 million professional photos,” according to the company. Features include “desktop-class photo editing tools”, support for photo raw files, integration with Apple Photos/iCloud, a Repair tool/object removal, batch operations, and more.
Pixelmator Photo 1.1.4 is priced at $4.99 for iOS 11 or later and requires one of the iPads listed below:
Compatible with iPad Pro (12.9‑inch), iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) Wi-Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (9.7‑inch), iPad Pro (9.7‑inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (5th generation), iPad (5th generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (2nd generation), iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (2nd generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (10.5‑inch), iPad Pro (10.5‑inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (6th generation), iPad Wi‑Fi + Cellular (6th generation), iPad Pro (11‑inch), iPad Pro (11‑inch) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (3rd generation), iPad Pro (12.9‑inch) (3rd generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad mini (5th generation), iPad mini (5th generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad Air (3rd generation), iPad Air (3rd generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular, iPad (7th generation), and iPad (7th generation) Wi‑Fi + Cellular.