The Cartoonizer is the original tool that put BeFunky on the map! And, it remains one of our most popular effects in the Photo Editor. Turn your image into a variety of cartoon effects, and customize the presets to meet your specific design needs.
Step 1: Open your image in the Photo Editor.
Step 2: On your left-hand menu choose the Artsy category.
Step 3: Click on Cartoonizer in your list of Artsy options
Pro Tip: Check out the newly renovated Cartoonizer DLX to see the digitally improved classic. You can find this in the Digital Art category of the Artsy section.
Step 4: Choose from a variety of Cartoonizer presets, each with a slightly different style. Below are examples of the results on the same image:
Step 5: Use the Settings button to customize the effect on your image:
- Amount: Controls how dramatically the effect is applied to your image.
- Sketch: Adjusts the contour lines of your image, giving it a hand-drawn look.
- Color: Controls the amount of detail and color that comes through the cartoon effect.
- Clutter Cleaner: Reduces the image noise and gives softness to your creation.
Pro Tip: You can also apply the cartoonizer effect to a specific area of your canvas using the Erase mode.
Step 6: Click Apply to save your changes. Continue adding to and editing your creation. If you're done, be sure to save your project!
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