PaintShop Pro

NEW PaintShop Pro 2021 Family

Professional, subscription-free photo editing software for any level of expertise

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Discover a world of creative possibilities that will bring your photography and graphic designs to life with a comprehensive toolset and exclusive features powered by artificial intelligence.

PaintShop Pro 2021

Photo editing for any level of expertise

From professional photographers to passionate enthusiasts, PaintShop Pro offers all the tools you need to edit and enhance your photography, and create graphic designs quickly and easily.

NEW tools powered by AI

  • NEW AI Upsampling
  • NEW AI Denoise
  • NEW AI Artifact Removal
  • NEW AI Style Transfer

PaintShop Pro 2021 Ultimate

Includes everything in PaintShop Pro, PLUS a bonus collection of software:

  • NEW AI HDR Studio
  • NEW Sea-to-Sky™ Workspace
  • NEW Painter® Essentials™ 7
  • PhotoMirage™ Express
  • Corel® AfterShot™ 3
  • Corel® Creative Collection

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Photo Video Bundle Ultimate

Powerful 2-in-1 photo video editor

Includes all the new AI-powered tools and features in PaintShop Pro 2021 PLUS movie-making fun with VideoStudio 2020.

What’s new in PaintShop Pro 2021?

Highly effective features and tools powered by artificial intelligence and machine learning technology make creating something truly original, achievable.

The ultimate bonus collection

Enrich your workflow with a suite of premium photo editing software tools available in PaintShop Pro 2021 Ultimate.

AI HDR Studio

New AI HDR Studio

Instantly give your photos a unique HDR effect with an exclusive collection of presets powered by artificial intelligence. Experiment with a variety of styles to enhance the finest details and bring out the best in all types of photography from close-up portraiture to scenic landscapes. AI HDR Studio is a hassle-free solution to correct, enhance and apply artistic flare to your photos in a matter of seconds.

Sea-to-Sky Workspace

NEW Sea-to-Sky™ Workspace

Experience an all-new photo editing workspace designed to take your underwater and drone photography to new heights. Make seamless corrections and creative improvements with a custom set of tools and relive your most memorable moments to the fullest.

Painter Essentials 7

New Painter® Essentials™ 7

Become a digital artist with Painter Essentials 7. This easy-to-learn painting program will transform your photos into amazing oil, pastel, or impressionist works of art. Or learn to paint, draw and sketch from scratch in a welcoming environment, using pencils, pens, and particles.

PhotoMirage Express

PhotoMirage™ Express

Effortlessly transform any image into a mesmerizing animation in a matter of minutes with PhotoMirage Express. Bringing your photos to life is ridiculously easy and addictively fun, and sharing your masterpieces on social media is a breeze. Use PhotoMirage Express to create awe-inspiring photo animations that captivate, engage, and transfix.

Corel AfterShot 3

Corel® AfterShot™ 3

Quickly learn professional-grade RAW photo editing and take control of very large photo collections with Corel AfterShot 3. Make easy corrections and enhancements, and save time with batch processing tools that let you apply adjustments to one or thousands of photos at once.

Corel Creative Collection

Corel® Creative Collection

Expand your creative capabilities with dozens of brushes, textures, and over 100 royalty-free backgrounds. Enhance your photo projects with playful designs, flowers, sunsets, and more, along with an array of lively brushstrokes.

Your complete photo and video editor

Edit stunning photos and create compelling design projects with PaintShop® Pro 2021 and produce entertaining videos with the versatile VideoStudio® Pro 2020.

Your complete photo and video editor

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Tech Specs

System Requirements

  • Windows 10 (recommended version 1809 or later), Windows 8/8.1, Windows 7 with the latest service pack (64-bit editions)*
  • For virtualization: Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019.
  • Intel® Celeron G series or AMD® Phenom II and above (Intel® i5 or AMD® Ryzen series and above recommended for Artificial Intelligence feature support)
  • 4GB of RAM (8 GB recommended for Artificial Intelligence feature support)
  • 3GB of available hard-disk space required (4GB recommended)
  • 1366 x 768 display resolution (1920 x 1080 display resolution @100 DPI recommended). Up to 250 DPI supported with appropriate resolution display.
  • DirectX 10 or higher compatible video adapter with the latest driver (DirectX 12 compatible discrete VGA card recommended for GPU acceleration)
  • Internet Explorer version 10 or higher
  • Internet connection required for online features and tutorial videos

Import Formats Supported

AI, BMP, CAL, CALS, CGM, CLP, CUR, CUT, DCX, DIB, EMF, EPS, GIF, HDP, IFF, IMG, J2C, J2K, JIF, JP2, JPC, JPE, JPEG, JPG, JPS, JPX, MAC, MPO, MRW, MSP, PBM, PCD**, PCT, PCX, PDF, PGM, PIC, PICT, PNG, PNS, PPM, PS, PSD, PSP (PSP image files), RAS, RAW, RIF, RLE, SCT, SVG, SVGZ, TGA, TIF, UFO, WBM, WBMP, WDP, WEBP, WMF, WPG***

RAW file support for over 800 camera models, including the following file extensions: 3FR, ARW, CR2, CRW, DCR, DNG, K25, KDC, NEF, NRW, ORF, PEF, RAF, RW2, SR2, SRF, X3F (Visit full model list)

Export Formats Supported

BMP, CAL, CALS, CLP, CUT, DCX, DIB, EMF, EPS, AI, PS, GIF, GIF, HDP, WDP, IFF, IMG, JP2, J2C, J2K, JPC, JPX, JPG, JIF, JPE, JPEG, MAC, MSP, PBM, PCX, PGM, PIC, PPM, PNG, PSD, PSP (PSPIMAGE FILES), RAS, RAW, RIF, RIFF, RLE, SCT, CT, JPS, PNS, TGA, TGA, TIF, TIFF, WBMP, WBM, WEBP, WMF

Brush Formats

  • PaintShop Pro Brush (.pspbrush)
  • Adobe Photoshop Brush (.abr)
  • Jasc Brush (.jbr)

* The native 32-bit version of Windows is no longer supported. For support with 32-bit drivers, use earlier versions of PaintShop Pro.

** Supported on 32-bit version of PSP installations only.

*** WPG (WordPerfect Vector only) is not supported on 64-bit version. WordPerfect Bitmap is supported on 64-bit version.