Monthly Archives: January 2006

One day One Feature : Color profile

Last week, I have written about colorspace independence, and today I will introduce the sister feature : color profile. ICC Profiles are a standard that allow colors to be rendered the same way on your screen, than on your neighbourgh … Continue reading

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One day One Feature : Brightness/Contrast filter

While this is not realy a brand new feature, it has improve slightly in this version, now the brightness and contrast isn’t anymore adjust with a fixed level, but by using a curve. This give more control on what you … Continue reading

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One day One Feature : new layers box and group layer

Today, I will present the new layers box. Now, in krita, you get a preview of the layer, and you can group them which is quiete usefull for hiding, moving, scaling… When the mouse stay over a layer, you get … Continue reading

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One day One Feature : histogram

While we won’t start a revolution with histograms, it still a must-have

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One day One Feature : OpenGL canvas

This feature has no direct visible effect, but it can improve speed of krita. If you have a 3D-capable card with a good driver (which is not my case ), you will be able to select in the setting of … Continue reading

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One day One Feature : noise reduction

Krita is also about helping you to improve the quality of your photos. The first things I notice, when I got my numeric camera, was that pictures could be some times very noisy. So I wanted to improve it, and … Continue reading

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One day One Feature : full colorspace independence

Hello, As I have promised a few days ago, from the tagging of the beta of Koffice/Krita until the release I will speak about one feature each day. As the tagging as been made today, I will write about a … Continue reading

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A new icon for filters ?

We have allready in Krita a tool that paint applying a filter, but in 1.4, the icon was the standard KDE “filter” icon, which is some sort of coffee filter (it’s use, for instance, in konqueror, or kate to filter … Continue reading

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brrrr

So this is it, at last, Koffice 1.5 and Krita has enter a new ice age, following our roadmap we have enter feature freeze. A lot of things still need to be done in Krita during the next few weeks. … Continue reading

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Hello World !

I am a developer of Krita, and I live in France, I will use this blog mostly to speak of the new features of Krita.

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