Pixel Art – Softoxi Review

Every single image file that you might have stored on your computer contains a large number of pixels (or picture elements) which can be controlled or modified by using various applications. But what happens when you want to create a pixel picture from scratch? Well, one of the most easiest possible ways in which you can do that is simply by using the handy Pixel Art.

Pixel Art is an intuitive piece of software that was developed with the sole purpose of helping you create pixel images in a simple manner. Using this convenient application is extremely easy. All you have to do is create a new file, draw anything that comes through your mind (in pixel form) and save it as a BMP, GIF, JPG or PNG file. It can’t get much easier than that.

The reliable Pixel Art provides you with two types of frames which you can use in order to create your desired pixel image. You can use the 400 square window (20 x 20 squares) to quickly create smaller pixel images or, if this is not enough, you can easily switch to the larger 900 square window (30 x 30 squares) with just a click of a mouse.

Once you have selected the desired size of your pixel image, the simple Pixel Art put at your disposal an unlimited number of colors that you can choose from (both predefined and custom) in order to create your pixel art in no time. Furthermore, to help you out while creating your photo, this handy piece of software will display a grid which you can easily hide at any time.

Other than that, Pixel Art comes with a simple and minimalistic interface which provides you with several skins that you can switch between for a more pleasant visual aspect and the lack of menus or any kind of settings keeps the job of creating pixel images as easy as possible.
All in all, if you are looking for an easy to use and reliable piece of software that can help you quickly create pixel images, then you might want to give the handy Pixel Art a try.

Softoxi has also been kind enough to create a video tutorial which can be found here: http://www.softoxi.com/pixel-art-video-trailer-screenshots.html.

If you want to see more of what Softoxi reviewed (including virus scan reports), or to download it from their website, be sure to check out our page on it here: http://www.softoxi.com/pixel-art.html!

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Posted on April 27, 2012, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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