Eye Candy 7 yields realistic effects that are difficult or impossible to achieve in Photoshop alone as Fire, Chrome and the new Lightning. Animal skin effects, smoke and reptile skin are depicted in exquisite detail to individual hairs, turbulent wisps and shiny scales.
Eye Candy helps you quickly explore and design looks. Eye Candy 7 effects are chosen through easy to recognize icons instead of text menus. Presets are anticipated quickly simply mousing over them. The issue is less clicking and more visual navigation.
What’s new in Alien Skin Eye Candy 7
completely rewrite the user interface Eye Candy for easy exploration. The issue is less clicking and more visual navigation. Eye Candy 7 is now a single entry in the Photoshop filter menu. That means you can explore all our effects without leaving the Eye Candy window. Instead of choosing a category of reading a list of text effects, you will see icons that show typical uses of each effect. Click on the image below to view full size as shown in Eye Candy 7.
In the Preferences panel, you can choose how the effect is rendered on a new layer. If you prefer the approach Eye Candy 5, you can make the new layer includes only the effect and not a copy of your original artwork. Many effects of Eye Candy used transparency, so we moved the display control panel slides out preferences and put it under the main preview. This lets you quickly change the background between chess board, black, white or custom solid color.
Once you choose an effect, you can explore the presets quickly using the browser, which is a small preview that is instantly updated. You not even have to click. Simply press the mouse over the names of presets and the browser will show how to see the effect in your design. In the screenshot below you can see the browser in the bottom left. Click on the image to see more details.
By popular demand, we rescued the best effects of our product Xenofex discontinued: Lightning, Electrify (seen above) and Clouds. The rewrote for our new framework Eye Candy 7, which provides faster preview, improved preset management and easier experimentation.
Realism sets Eye Candy effects apart from the generic filters built into Photoshop. Animal skin effects, smoke and reptile skin are depicted in exquisite detail to individual hairs, turbulent wisps and shiny scales. Eye Candy helps designs appear natural and organic.
Eye Candy effects scale to match the size of existing artwork. That makes it less likely that you will have to set a preset to look good.
The effects are drawn into a new layer, leaving his original work untouched. Eye Candy can also function as an intelligent filter, which lets you modify or remove the effect later. You can save presets for consistently recreate your favorite looks adjustments.
Eye Candy can handle images in CMYK mode and 16 bits / channel, which are necessary for professional print jobs.