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Corel® Paint it!™ Show Turns Your iPad™ into a Portable Art Gallery

First iPad™ App from Corel Now Available on Apple's App Store

Ottawa, ON - October 6, 2010

Corel today introduced Corel® Paint it!™ Show, the first photo-painting slideshow app created specifically for the iPad™. Offering a fun way to show off favorite photos from Facebook® and the iPad photo library, Corel Paint it! Show draws you in and offers a photo-viewing experience unlike any other.

Fun to watch and virtually effortless to use, Corel Paint it! Show automatically turns your snapshots into a customizable slideshow of painted masterpieces, right before your eyes. Select an album from your Facebook account or images from your iPad, start the slideshow and let Corel Paint it! Show do the rest. You can also save your favorite painted images on your iPad, post them to your Facebook account, or email them to friends and family.

"At Corel, we're continuously inspired by the question, 'What else is possible.' For 25 years, this question has motivated our teams around the world to come up with new and better ways to help our customers express their creativity and become even more productive," said Nick Davies, Senior Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Corel. "With our first iPad app, we wanted to take the photo-viewing experience one step further. Corel Paint it! Show transforms your iPad into a portable art gallery, using a variety of painting effects to transform each photo, brushstroke-by-brushstroke, into a beautiful masterpiece. It's a unique and eye-catching way to enjoy and show off your favorite photos and, watching people play with Paint it! Show, I can tell you, it's addictive!"

Corel Paint it! Show includes 5 different painting effects. The app will apply effects to your images randomly or you can select specific effects to be applied. In addition, you can also customize your slide transitions and access your iTunes® Library to add songs or personalized playlists.

Corel's One-of-a-Kind App for iPad™ Users

Built on Corel's ground-breaking digital painting technologies, Paint it! Show is Corel's first iPad app and the latest addition to the Corel Paint it! product family. Recently, the Corel Paint it! photo-painting software for Mac® and Windows® was honored with the PTPA (Parent Tested, Parent Approved) Seal of Approval, recognizing excellence in family products.

Corel Paint it! Show is available in English in various markets worldwide and is priced at $0.99 in the US and Canada from Apple's App Store. To learn more about Corel Paint it! Show, please visit www.corel.com/paintitshow. To be updated on the latest Corel and Paint it! Show news, join our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/corel.

Press & Blogger Resources

For additional Corel Paint it! Show resources including reviewer's materials, images, and video, please visit www.corel.com/media.

About Corel

Corel is one of the world's top software companies with more than 100 million active users in over ®5 countries. We develop software that helps people express their ideas and share their stories in more exciting, creative and persuasive ways. Through the years, we've built a reputation for delivering innovative, trusted products that are easy to learn and use, helping people achieve new levels of productivity. The industry has responded with hundreds of awards for software innovation, design and value.

Our award-winning product portfolio includes some of the world's most widely recognized and popular software brands, including CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite, Corel® Painter™, Corel DESIGNER® Technical Suite, Corel® PaintShop Photo® Pro, Corel® VideoStudio®, Corel® WinDVD®, Corel® WordPerfect® Office, WinZip® and Corel® Digital Studio™ 2010. Our global headquarters are in Ottawa, Canada, with major offices in the United States, United Kingdom, Germany, China, Taiwan and Japan.