GFA Artist (Atari ST, 3 1/2" Disk) MichTron - 1987 USA, Canada Release

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GFA Artist
Packaging cover GFA Artist.
Product ID 29882-00902
Product UPC 014633329872
Platform(s) Atari ST
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1987
Publisher(s) MichTron
Category(s) Graphics, Painting
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Animation and Drawing Program that allows over a thousand colors on the screen at once.

  • Use GFA Artist to create pictures and complex animated forms.
  • GFA Artist utilizes two different low res. Modes:
    • Low-Res the normal low resolution mode
    • Low-Res Static mode lets you use over 1,000 colors on the screen at the same time! This is an ideal tool for making pictures with color transitions or a rainbow effect.
  • The Function Selection Box integrates both low and medium resolution into one screen, combined with multiple palettes.
  • You can use the 80-character mode (medium resolution) for function selection together with the low resolution mode for artwork.
  • Completely mouse controlled.
  • The size of your sprites are limited only by the size of your screen.
  • GFA Artist o\is compatible with all standard screen formats (DEGAS, Neochrome, etc.).
  • Film-file (a run-only version used without the program) also allows work in both low and medium resolution simultaneously, as well as many other special features!
  • GFA Artist is written in GFA-BASIC yet combined with integrated machine language where necessary for speedy constructions and wiz tricks!

System Requirements

Atari ST
Required RAM 512K
Requires Mouse Yes

Box Scans

Retail Box cover GFA Artist. Retail Box back GFA Artist.



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