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Inkscape интерфейс


Inkscape - one of the most decent free counterparts Corel Draw and Adobe Illustrator. The application has a standard interface: menus, toolbars, palette, not counting many other dialogues. Functional programs have a huge.

Inkscape boasts almost full functionality of the raster editor. For example, the program supports a variety of types of mixing.

Inkscape смешивание

Besides drawing geometric primitives, Inkscape also supports the addition of text with a variety of effects, including writing a text on curved lines.

Inkscape текст по кривой

The application includes a huge number of filters. One listing them would take more pages. Below are the effects of the standard example Inkscape:

Inkscape фильтры

In this short article it is impossible to describe the entire functionality of the program, but it is composed of a large number of examples and tutorials that can help you quickly become familiar with the basic functions.

Options Inkscape can be multiplied by means of extensions. For example, by extending the "Drawing / Calendar" you can quickly draw a calendar for the current year.


It is very likely you will approach Inkscape for vector graphics, if you do not want to buy for this purpose other editors.

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