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PaintShop Pro is the best alternative to Kai's Power Tools

Kai’s Power Tools were created by Kai Krause in 1992. These tools were basically API plugins which were designed to use with Adobe Photoshop and Corel Photopaint. Often abbreviated as KPT, these tools were published by MetaCreations. Corel purchased KPT in 1999 when MetaCreations was closed. Corel added 9 new filters with the existing filters of KPT and formed the Corel KPT collection with these 24 filters. Corel no longer develops or sells KPT collection separately. But if you own Corel’s PaintShop Pro (PSP) KPT collections are free downloads for you. Give PaintShop Pro a try today!

Top reasons to upgrade from Kai's Power Tools

  1. Enhanced MultiCam Capture 2.0 Lite
  2. New Free Fonts
  3. Painter®️ Essentials™️ 8
  4. PhotoMirage™️ Express
  5. Highlight Reel
  6. Sea-to-Sky™️ Workspace
  7. Corel®️ Creative Collection
Top Reasons

Access free valuable resources when upgrading from Kai's Power Tools

Discovery Center

Learn new skills and find creative inspiration from Corel's Discovery Center. Find photography tips, tricks and tutorials.
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Video tutorials introduce you to key features in PaintShop Pro so you can master the application quickly.
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How-to Guides

Short step-by-step written guides on the most common photo editing tasks.
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PaintShop Professionals

Learn from the Pros, talented photo and design enthusiasts who have excellent PaintShop Pro skills and a willingness to help others improve their skills.
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Photo Blog

Check out our official blog to stay informed about the photo editing software you love. You'll find how-to articles, profiles and interviews with community members, development updates and more.
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General Photo Editing Tutorials

In-depth written tutorials help you understand key photo editing concepts in and out of PaintShop Pro.

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Get all of the old features you loved about Kai's Power Tools and a whole lot more when you upgrade to the latest version of PaintShop Pro.

Give PaintShop Pro a try today!