Pictures, which uses a drag-and-drop interface, and is designed to add special effects such as reflections, halos, shadows, curves, paths, and fades. The software incorporates batch processing commands and includes Automator actions and AppleScript support. Other features are image scaling for creating previews and the ability to save the file while preserving transparency.
Acqualia has stated that Picturesque, whose file size is only 0.96 MB as a download, is capable of opening and modifying images in less time than Photoshop, and that it is designed for maximum speed and efficiency.
Picturesque is a Universal binary that requires Mac OS X 10.4 or later.