CLIP STUDIO PAINT adds Adobe Illustrator interoperability, SVG import, minor updates to brush engine (Version 1.10)

Clip Studio Paint 1.10 has just been released. This is the second major update of Clip Studio Paint of the year. The year 2020 seems to be the year of vector tools, as the highlight features of this version seems to be a lot about vectors, just like version 1.9.

Let’s go through some of the finer details of the new features below. A lot of these are answers to questions I had when I was just reading the release notes.

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CLIP STUDIO PAINT improves vector editing, adds “Paste to shown position” (Update 1.9.9)

CELSYS has just updated Clip Studio Paint to version 1.9.9

The headlining features revolve around easier ways to edit vector curves.

Continuous Curve tool with the Cubic Bezier curve type selected.

Note that we’ve always been able to use Bezier curves in CSP, both on regular raster layers and vector layers. What they’ve added is “Improved editing”.

We’ll run through some of the important new editing and interface features below.

Update : 1.9.10 Patch

Using [Free Transform] with the [Object] tool on vector selections (selections of strokes in a Vector layer) was broken in 1.9.9.

This was fixed in 1.9.10. If you use this, make sure your Clip Studio Paint is updated to the latest.

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Clip Studio Paint 1.9.5 – The Flat Interface and iOS Files Update

Here’s a rundown of what’s new in the updated Clip Studio Paint 1.9.5 (released 5 December 2019).

The most exciting stuff:

  • The user interface skin has been updated: it loses the gradients from the icons, titlebars and palette handles. White stroke previews for dark mode.
  • On iOS, File management has now caught up with the latest iOS 12 (and 13) scheme. Internal files will be visible to the Files app, and you can now save and open files in any folder.
  • Many other improvements.
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Clip Studio Paint 1.9.2 is out!

I swear I’m not trying to be a Clip Studio Paint blog. But I find myself not having much else to write about on this blog these days. And I do find Clip Studio Paint updates and reading their release notes genuinely exciting.

We now have Clip Studio Paint 1.9.2 today. (see the official Release Notes page)

Just based on their announcements, I was originally not too excited about it. But it turns out they hid some unexpectedly nice things in the this latest update.

Here’s a rundown of what’s new; the features that stand out to me, and some attempt to clarify details that might be a bit confusing.

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Clip Studio Paint 1.8.6 released! New brushes, Pose scanner, many helpful changes included.

Celsys has released the new 1.8.6 update for Clip Studio Paint! (Tweet)

Its highlight additions for this new version are the addition of new included brushes, and the new Pose Scanner (as an in-development “technology preview” feature, similar to their “Colorize” and “Remove Tones” features.)

But there were a bunch of other changes and additions that I really appreciated.

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