BeLight Software has announced the release of the retail edition of
Art Text, their software for creating textual graphics. It costs $49.95 ($10 more than the standard download edition).
Art text is used to create headings, logos, Web banners and buttons. You can modify any text or vector shape into a graphic that you can use with illustration software, iWork, Microsoft Office and other software. It’s handy for creating text you want to use in business presentations, brochures, flyers, post cards, business cards and Web sites.
The software sports more than 80 pre-designed styles to help you get started, and includes text and special artwork, a shading tool, support for shadow and glow effects, the ability to blend text with background images, TIFF, JPEG, PDF, PNG and other format export support, and more.
The retail edition includes an additional 50 Bitstream fonts not included in the standard edition.
System requirements call for Mac OS X v10.4 or later.