What Is Inkscape?• Open-source vector graphics editor• Use of Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), as the native format.
What’s the Difference?• Inkscape stores its graphics in a vector format.• Vector graphics is a resolution-independent description of the actual shapes.PNG Created With GIMP Vector From InkscapeZoom: 200% Zoom: 23,786%
What Can Inkscape Do?Icons • Icons are probably one of the most popular use cases when it comes to using Inkscape. Almost all complete icon sets on Linux desktop are created mainly using Inkscape. Icon example
Web Design • Inkscape allows to export objects into multiple file types
How Does it Compare?How does Inkscape compare to other scalable vector graphicediting programs? Illustrator InkscapeNative File Format .AI .SVG PNG Support No Yes Transparency Yes Yes Line Smoothing Yes Yes User friendly Average Great Filters Many Many 3D Objects Yes (Powerful) Yes (Good)
As You can see, Inkscape can keep up withIllustrator and, in my opinion, has a betteruser interface.
Wacom Cintiq 24HD • What is it? • What’s it used for? • For use with….. • Specs • Cintiq in action • Price
Wacom Cintiq 24HD Pen Display • enables creative professionals to work naturally by using pen technology directly on the surface of an LCD display. • Scratch-resistant glass • different working positions • Better comfort than working with mouse
For Use With: • Adobe Photoshop • Adobe Illustrator • Corel Draw X6 • Many others…….
SpecsActive Area 20.41" x 12.8"Color Black Windows 7 / Vista / Vista x64 / XP /Compatibility XP x64 / Mac OS X 10.5 or greaterData Port USBDisplay Adapters Included DVI-I to VGADisplay Connector DVI-I, DisplayPortGraphics Input Analog RGB, digital DVI, DisplayPortPhysical Size 30.29" x 18.26" x 2.5”Power Supply Input 100-240 VAC 50-60 Hz
Specs Cont.Power Supply Output 24 VDC 5.0A (max)Pressure Levels 2048 on pen tip and eraser Arm: 2° to 77°, Range: 75° Display:Stand Adjustability 88° to 165°, Range: 163°Warranty 2 years (USA/Canada)Weight 63.8lbs. with stand (29.0kg)
Examples Of Wacom Cintiq in Action Antonio Gonella Mark Magner Director of Production Design DirectorTechnology, Cartoon Network Sesame Street
PRICEIf you wish to purchase the Wacom Cintiq it will run you…. $2599 USD