Custom Wifi Diagnostics Tool & General Bug Fixes

Apr 18th, 2019
Rachal Duggan
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Release Notes: Astropad Studio 3.1 and Astropad Standard 3.1 Our Investment in Improvement  Our latest update is all about optimizing our Astropad software and general bug fixes. And, if you use Astropad with Luna Display, there’s now a more seamless experience for saving your mirroring preferences. Here are the highlights for Astropad Standard and Astropad …

A Conversation on Creativity and Crafting Brands

Apr 16th, 2019
Rachal Duggan
343

Maker Spotlight: Business Owner & Creative Director Jenny Tod Tell us a bit about yourself and your creative practice. I’m Jenny Tod, Owner and Creative Director at Jenny Tod Creative. I combine critical thinking with expert artistry to help small businesses best present their purpose to the people. I offer three main services that encompass …

Driven by Color: Digitally Painting Light, Pattern, and Texture

Mar 8th, 2019
Rachal Duggan
343

Maker Spotlight: Madeline Spetrino You can’t help but take a few extra moments to observe Madeline’s creations. While her work is entirely digital, she beautifully captures the depth and richness of plants and animals. Much of her work morphs into a surreal and mesmerizing pattern. We spoke with Madeline to better understand her creative inspiration, …

Capturing Meaning Through Portrait Photography

Feb 4th, 2019
Rachal Duggan
343

Maker Spotlight: Photographer Aidan Brooks Our team first noticed Aidan Brooks while scrolling through #Astropad on Instagram. His photographs instantly pull the viewer in and connect you with various parts of the world. We were compelled to reach out. Based in London, Aidan spends much of his time traveling to capture everything from intimate portraits of …

The Next Generation of Astro’s LIQUID Tech

Jan 24th, 2019
Savannah Reising
343

Release Notes: Astropad Standard 3.0 & Astropad Studio 3.0 Astropad runs on innovative video technology we call LIQUID — our proprietary tech that ensures stunning image quality and responsiveness on your iPad. In the latest version, LIQUID 3.0, we focused on reducing latency and optimizing GPU performance across all of our products. This update is …

Let’s Focus on Creating More and Consuming Less in 2019

Dec 21st, 2018
Rachal Duggan
343

New Year? No problem. We’ve got 10 ideas to make 2019 your most productive year yet. Our company philosophy is centered around creation over consumption. We build tools to unlock creativity and boost productivity. Looking into the future, we have lots in store for Astropad and Luna Display so we are always striving to make …

Support for New Fall 2018 iPad Pros

Nov 7th, 2018
Savannah Reising
343

Astropad Standard 2.6.1 & Astropad Studio 2.2.1 Last week Apple announced the biggest iPad redesign ever — featuring an all-screen design and Liquid Retina Display. We’re thrilled to add support for the new iPad Pro model to the latest version of Astropad! Digital artists can look forward to more screen real estate and an extra …

Office Mode: Using Astropad in Workspaces with Multiple Users

Sep 24th, 2018
Savannah Reising
343

Office Mode is now available in Astropad Studio 2.1 and Astropad Standard 2.5 Office Mode is a new feature in Astropad for users who commonly work in an environment where multiple people are using the application. With Office Mode enabled, Astropad Studio will no longer automatically connect to the first computer it sees on the …

Astropad Support for Mojave and iOS 12

Sep 24th, 2018
Savannah Reising
343

Astropad Studio 2.1 & Astropad Standard 2.5 We are happy to announce that Astropad now features support for macOS Mojave and iOS 12. Please download the latest version of Astropad (Studio 2.1 or Standard 2.5) to get started. How to Update This release requires you update both your Mac and iPad. Visit the iOS App Store …

Astropad’s Breakup With Third-Party Styluses

Jul 11th, 2018
Savannah Reising
343

Update: We have discontinued support for third-party styluses Third-party styluses: we need to talk. When we launched Astropad back in 2015 — software that turns your iPad into a graphics tablet for Mac — we wanted to give artists tools to create high-quality digital art anywhere they liked, however they liked. At the time, the Apple …