Natural media painting, video, animation, 3D, visual effects

Cinematic visual FX in a familiar painting environment

Breakthrough real-time howling performance

Multi-layer CLAHE

Howler 2022.1 is here!

Redesigned Media Browser streamlined and faster
Remembers recently used media between sessions
Browse all brush sets at the same time on the brush shapes panel
Analytical Upscale super-resolution
Advanced noise removal with non-local-means filter
Multi-frequency CLAHE (contrast limited adaptive histogram equalization)
Mark stored images as indelible to survive program restart
Color picker improvements
Feather the alpha selection, distance transform filter, and more

Previous versions

New Histogram Equalize, CLAHE, and High Pass Sharpen filters
Realtime Median and Highpass filters
Rewritten eyedropper tool can now pick onscreen colors
Loading and saving of settings / keyframes in revamped Puppyray
Improved multi-monitor support remembers the last used monitor
Substantial performance improvements
Overhauled animbrush sequence loading
Export H264 and WMV video formats.
Auto-magic blemish / feature removal
Animate with the line and circle tools
Polar designer, new stamp tool, rewritten text tool and so much more!
Media browsing improvements in Howler 2020
Polar Designer

Rotoscoping for VFX
Brush shape panel improvements
The Brush Timeline
Painting a tree in Howler 2021
First look at Howler 2022.1
Exposure Sheet project
Poisson Blending and Feature Removal
Feature Removal project
Howler Students Online documentation About us
PD Artist Faculty Forums Blogs
Particle Institutions FAQ
Soundtrack collection Tutorials
Newtonian follower for LW LW Tutorials
Windows store apps Contacts