Corel Painter IX is now shipping in the UK, US and Europe. The latest version claims improved speed and productivity, enhanced creative tools and improved Photoshop compatibility.

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Customers can order Painter IX from the Corel Web site. The UK Web site is offering Corel IX to order and for download. The full package costs £249 plus VAT. Upgrades from previous versions are available for £99 plus VAT and an educational edition is available for £59 plus VAT.
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Corel is making much of the performance improvements in the latest version. The company claims that some brushes now perform up to 10 times faster, and most brushes work twice as fast.
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Enhancements are claimed for the digital watercolor painting, which Corel claims now emulates the traditional watercolor painting experience more realistically. A new quick clone function provides a simple means of transforming a photo into a painting.
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