Email us if you have a critical issue

Hi everyone! Please note that this is not an official support channel, and if you have a critical issue or bugs, you should e-mail Pixelmator. If yo

0 4 years ago
Red eyes

Where can i find red eye correction?

1 1 day ago
Curved line?

I want to make a header image with the bottom curved, like this: How do I crop an image so the bottom is curved? Thank

1 1 day ago
Gradient transparency.

I am trying to fade a picture to being transparent. How can I do this? The picture is a union jack and I would like to fade it out to nothing so only

5 3 days ago
HEIF (.heic) Support

Hey Guys, No doubt you're aware Apple dropped a promising new image and video format on us for iOS 11. I know it's VERY new, but any idea when you mi

0 1 week ago
Clone Stamp Tool does not work

I am having issues with the clone stamp tool. I have tried changing many items regarding the file and how I use the tool. After carefully studying the

13 1 week ago
Create Custom Edge

What is the easiest way to create a custom edge in Pixelmator similar to this image?

0 1 week ago
Should I Buy

I just got an iPad Pro and I'm looking for a powerful photo editor to replace my desktop workflow. I would just like to know if Pixelmator for iOS sup

3 2 weeks ago
Simple Layer Composit

I have a client that want to create a bunch of 5x7 inch print masters. They will have a 5x7 inch white background jpg and would like to place a smalle

1 2 weeks ago
how can i get this effect?

I got my first design client and he wants me to do something like this. I don't see a way to upload images so here is a link to the desired affect via

2 3 weeks ago
TIFF compression

If you export an image in TIFF format with "compression", what type of compression does it use, and is it lossless? Also is there any way to batch co

2 4 weeks ago
How to count all pixels of a certain color?

I'm a pixel artist and need to be able to count how many pixels there are of each color. Ex: 954 Black, 345 Red...etc Can't seem to figure out how to

1 4 weeks ago
Opacity in brushes

Hi! Is there any way to bind the opacity level to tablet pen pressure? I really want to paint on this app and using sliders to change the brushstroke

0 4 weeks ago
Creating the "Duotone" effect / Is there a "gradient map"?

Hey guys, the "duotone" effect is somehow very trendy at the moment. In Photoshop it's quite easy to create using the "Gradient Map"-adjustment layer

1 6 weeks ago
Export as print-ready PDF/X-1a?

I designed a flyer in Pixelmator and now the printer is asking for it in press-readyPDF (probablyPDF/X-1a), with bleed, and in CMYK. How can I export

1 1 month ago
Sharp Stroke

Hi. Is there an option to sharpen the edges of the'stroke'? For example, when I add a stroke to a square or angled text, the stroke edges come out as

1 1 month ago
Rect Marquee Tool no longer gives pre-set ratio options

Suddenly my Rectangular Marquee Tool is no longer giving me options to set it's size ratio. The place to set them has disappeared form my screen. How

1 1 month ago
One Letter Two Colors

I'm trying to color an ampersand "&" in two colors. I'd like the top half to be black and the bottom half to be white. Can anyone provide any help

2 1 month ago
Changing a Shape's transparency

I added a shape layer between my photo and text and I want to make the shape transparent enough that the photo shows slightly. When I adjust the color

1 1 month ago
When using the paint bucket tool, not able to change color.

One the Mac - I am trying to use the paint bucket tool to fill an area of an image. After selecting the paint bucket, I attempt to change the color us

3 1 month ago
Pen Tool closed path question

I've outlined a shape using the pen tool and have closed the path. Is there anyway to color fill the close path, without having to start again using a

2 1 month ago
How to change color of an image to match other image?

Hi, I had shot 2 image, the one on the left is outdoor, the one on the right is indoor, the white balance is difference, how do I change the color of

1 1 month ago
Median / Mean of layered images

Hi there, I am trying to create a single image of a group of pictures showing the same image, e.g. a burst shot. I end up having ~10 images that are e

2 1 month ago
How to remove background pixel by pixel?

Hello, I can see there are tools (Eraser and Magic Eraser) that help to make things transparent, but even when I set the Brush to size 1, it's still

2 1 month ago
Transparent Backgrounds?

All I wanna do is create an image with a transparent background. I want to go down select the circle creator tool, make a circle and have the backgrou

3 1 month ago
How to paint inside grid?

I've made the grid the size I want, but the paint tools never lock to the grid square.

1 1 month ago
Recent file list length

How do I increase pixelmator recent file list length?

1 1 month ago
Unable to move layers

I have two layers, the 2nd layer I inserted I want to be in back of the 1st layer I inserted. I tried "Option + CMD + { & Cmd + { each case, the 2

1 2 months ago
How do I create an imag with two or more photos of the same

I need to make some composite images for my business. As you can see in the sample images they consist of two or more images superimposed over a gradi

1 2 months ago
Curve Text

I have tried everything but I just cannot find the option to curve text I am trying to create a seal with my company name and logo but I am not able t

1 2 months ago
Photo Management With Pixelmator

Does anyone have a recommendation of software that works well as a photo manager/organizer with Pixelmator? I like Pixelmator, but find using Photos t

0 2 months ago
Measurement Tool

Is there a way to measure between two points in my image? I need to scale a portrait using a measurement card or ruler. i do this in PS by measuring t

2 2 months ago
Copy and paste visible only

Thanks in advance for help. Moving to Pixelmator from Photoshop. A key part of my workflow in PS was Shift Cmd Copy (Mac) which copies visible and the

2 3 months ago
Restoring old photo with mildew

I have on hold picture that I would like to restore (a small copy below). The big spots are done well with the repair tool but I am having trouble wit

2 3 months ago
How would I create a vector grid?

Is it possible to create a grid of an arbitrary size as a vector? If so, how would I do this? I'm trying to make a grid 151 x 33 squares. Thanks

1 3 months ago
Create Double Sided Documents

Does anyone know how to create a double sided document to send to print? I am creating a bi-folded,full page brochure (picture a full page real estate

1 3 months ago
I want cmd+s to save my .jpeg file

This is what I want: I open a .jpeg file in Pixelmator from my harddisk. I resize the picture and now I want to hit cmd-s so that the picture is saved

2 3 months ago
I can't edit text from a PSD file

I have a very simple PSD file with just a few layers. The only layer I need to edit is the text. When I click on the layer, I'm unable to edit the tex

0 3 months ago
adding a layer using an already created pixelmator image

When i open an image and want to add a layer by inserting from pixelmator, it will show my image thumbnails in faded (muted) color, and tapping on the

1 3 months ago
Color change when export to PDF (Grey --> Yellow-tone grey)

Hello, for a customer i create cards, but when i export the image to an PDF, it looks yellow in stead of grey, how is this possible, can i fix this? I

3 3 months ago
Increase layer size for a collage - resampling conundrum

Hello, I am building a large panorama collage out of many panoramas. As you can imagine, there is a lot of resizing of each image in order to fit wit

0 4 months ago
How to superimpose 2 layers perfectly?

In a composition, I want to replace the screen of an iphone with a new image. The original screen is already a layer in a psd file. My image is a flat

0 4 months ago
.psd exports to Final Cut X.3.2

I can export a psd layered image to Final Cut and edit it, but when Final Cut is closed and re-opened the image is lacking a 'plug-in', something that

1 4 months ago
How i can get this tools Clone,Light,Color,Soften and Sharpe

How i can get this tools Clone,Light,Color,Soften and Sharpen ? i got only Repairer ? http://…/1111.png

4 4 months ago
How to make a 3D Book cover using Pixelmator

Please is it possible to use Pixelmator to make a 3D book cover? Can you use mock ups with smart objects to do this? The ones I see are designed for P

1 4 months ago
Prevent from text rasterization

Hello, is there any way to prevent Pixelmator from text rasterization? I'd like to have texts in PDF as vector like files exported from Photoshop or

1 4 months ago
Merge several different Pixelmator projects into one series?

Is it possible to merge several different Pixelmator projects into one series? I am creating a portfolio right now and having to open each page is ver

1 4 months ago
PSD Layer Comps

I have PSD files with Layer Comps in addition to the the normal layers that I'm trying to import. Appears this is not supported in Pixelmator. Does an

1 4 months ago
How to create rays of light?

I need your help, I have to create a light effect, rays of light from an object (source) which pass through the transparency of another object. For ex

1 4 months ago
Resolution when resizing

Hi everyone! I 've been trying some new things out, mainly resizing. When I resize an image to 270 Pixel Width x 360 Pixel Height it makes the origina

1 4 months ago

Hi one Question how I have to press the keys to use option + shortcuts sounds stupid but I can't get it to work for may Wacom intuos pro Thanks for

0 4 months ago

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