Powerful, full‑featured image editor for iOS.

Pixelmator for iOS is a full-featured image editor that gives you everything you need to create, edit, and enhance images on the go.

New in Pixelmator 2.6

Pixelmator 2.6 brings full support for iOS and iPadOS 14, adds support for using Pixelmator with a Magic Keyboard, trackpad, or mouse, includes over 70 new keyboard shortcuts, and features a number of additional improvements and fixes.

  • Ready for iOS 14

    Pixelmator is now fully compatible with iOS and iPadOS 14.

  • Trackpad Support

    You can now use Pixelmator for iPadOS with a Magic Keyboard, trackpad, or mouse.

  • Keyboard Support

    Speed up your editing with 73 new keyboard shortcuts

Photo Editing

Every tool for perfecting your photos.

Pixelmator for iOS is an incredibly powerful photo editor. It lets you enhance image colors with pre-designed color adjustment presets. Tweak them even further with powerful color adjustment tools like Levels, Curves, and more. Add breathtaking effects. Wipe away unwanted objects. Reshape areas of an image. Clone, blur, sharpen, desaturate, and do so much more.

Instantly improve less-than-perfect images with single-tap color correction presets or take full control over the tone and color of your image with advanced color adjustments.

Wipe away image imperfections, skin blemishes and unwanted objects. And do it with stunning quality and incredible speed.

Easily duplicate elements of your image and remove all imperfection with a simple to use Clone tool that lets you paint with a sample of one area of your image onto another.

Subtly enhance the shape of an object or just have fun with your pictures with simple-to-use Distort tools, or intuitive two-finger gestures.

Choose from dozens of breathtaking effects to subtly improve or completely change the look of your image. Combine several effects to create your own authentic look.

Enrich your photos with an effect or a frame, or instantly create gorgeous collages with any of the beautifully designed templates.

Sketching and Painting

A full set of powerful tools and features.

Pixelmator is packed with a full set of powerful painting features, such as outstanding double-texture brushes, innovative color-picking tools, and an impressive, super-fast Paint Engine. So you can sketch, draw, paint, spray color, and do so much more.

Paint masterpieces from scratch with a full set of powerful painting tools. And always enjoy real-time responsive painting, thanks to the incredibly fast, OpenGL ES-based Paint Engine.

Choose from over 100 artist-designed brushes of all styles and shapes. All with incredible detail, based on the advanced, double-texture brush technology.

Easily choose and fine-tune colors with the beautiful Color Picker, or just tap and hold anywhere on your painting to instantly pick colors from your image.

Based on our innovative wetness technology, Watercolor brushes apply colors just as if they were wet, so you can create real-life-looking watercolors right on your iPad or iPhone.

Create stunning pixel art images with the new, custom-designed Pixel brush. Pixel-accurate, unique brushstroke snapping technology makes pixel-painting easy and fun.

Paint in Pixelmator on iPad Pro more naturally than ever with the new Apple Pencil and full support for pressure, tilt, and acceleration sensitivity.

Graphic Design

Features for pros. And the rest of us.

Combine words, shapes and images to create gorgeous compositions and stunning images. Merge several photos into one. Remove image background. Apply Layer Styles and change the Blending Modes. Use any of the pixel-precise selection tools to enhance and edit areas of an image. Perfect your composition with smart Alignment Guides. And more, with powerful features right at your fingertips.

Creating gorgeous images non-destructively begins with layers. And Pixelmator for iOS is an advanced, layer-based image editor.

Use any of the twenty-six blending modes to combine layers, shapes and text. Easily boost the colors of your image, create double-exposure effects and stunning collages.

Drop in shapes with a touch. Rotate, resize and customize them any way you want with non-destructive layer styles like gradient, stroke, shadow and more.

Add a word, phrase or caption, and make it look beautiful with powerful text-styling settings. Easily change the font, size, and color, apply non-destructive layer styles, and more.

Use any of the pixel-precise selection tools to enhance and edit areas of an image, remove image background, or cut and paste objects from one image to another.

Creating perfectly aligned image compositions is not easy. Unless you use Pixelmator, which has alignment guides, rulers, and pixel-perfect arrangement settings to help you.

Apple Pencil Support

Paint and edit
with incredible

With Apple Pencil, drawing and painting in Pixelmator becomes even more natural and fluid. Use specially tailored brushes with tilt, pressure sensitivity, and acceleration support to draw and paint like you would on paper. And do just about everything else with greater precision.

Photoshop Friendly

Best in class Photoshop file support.

Pixelmator lets you import and edit Photoshop images. It supports all of the most popular Photoshop features, too. And it lets you save your own images as Photoshop files. So it’s easy to work on the same image, even if you use different apps.

Designed for iOS

Harnessing the technologies that lie within.

Designed exclusively for iOS, Pixelmator takes full advantage of the latest iOS 14 features and technologies. So you can enjoy innovative, fast, and powerful tools, intuitive user interface, and state-of-the-art performance.

  • iCloud Drive

    iCloud Drive support lets you easily access all of your images on any device you want.

  • Multitasking on iPad

    Work with Pixelmator for iPad and any other app simultaneously with Slide Over or Split View.

  • Extensions

    Pixelmator Photo Editing extension lets you apply Pixelmator effects right in the Photos app.

  • 64-bit architecture

    Based on 64-bit architecture, Pixelmator gives you desktop-class image editing performance.

  • Metal

    Metal-based Distort tools let you reshape areas of an image with unprecedented speed and quality.

  • Grand Central Dispatch

    Pixelmator takes advantage of Grand Central Dispatch technology for advanced multicore processing.

  • 3D Touch

    With 3D Touch, painting in Pixelmator becomes more natural and intuitive.

  • 16K Support

    Open and edit huge, 16K images up to 100 megapixels on the 12.9-inch iPad Pro.