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iCalamus is a desktop publishing solution that allows you to create documents with text, photos, and other visual elements.
The unregistered version of iCalamus already offers a cool feature: You can create professional photo books and calendars like in the full version and order high-quality prints at the Photographerbook company. The Photographerbook document service in iCalamus even supports iPhoto calendars (and iPhoto books coming soon) which can be printed at Photographerbook at a lower price. You may also like QuarkXPress
iCalamus has been developed completely new for Apple’s operating system. iCalamus is an excellent choice for all layout purposes from simple posters and business letters over complex layout magazines up to books and scientific works. Complete Unicode support and the smart PDF import offer easy access to creating and layout work. The reasoned user interfaces with its low learning curve guarantees for fast success. iCalamus doesn’t limit your layout freedom by offering prepared layouts. Its practical tools offer all options for your own creative and productive layout work.
iCalamus is a modular program which will grow in the future by external modules, even from third-party developers. Therefore in verse Software will create an Open Development Area (ODA) and publish the plug-in interface. iCalamus has been developed in Objective C with the intensive usage of Apple’s Cocoa library.
You can import all image and text formats which are supported by Mac OS X into iCalamus documents. Images from digital cameras scanners or iPhoto libraries can be imported as well as whole Web page content and PDF documents. Grab text content from large PDF documents easily for further text processing. Elaborated masking options and many predefined, partly dynamically changeable frame shapes offer freedom for creativity. Working in precise measurement units is the other side of the iCalamus world. Use virtual copies for multiple document elements and change them afterward with a few mouse clicks.
Print output uses all printers which are supported by OS X. Optionally output documents in various PDF formats (e.g., PDF-X, encrypted PDF, PDF Fax).
- Mojave (10.14) dark mode support
- iCalamus2 now supports the Hardened Runtime on macOS 10.14
- iCalamus2 is now notarized by Apple
- Preferences: added option to disable autosave and versions
- Preferences: added option to disable unused page formats
- Disabled sandboxing of the normal version to enable automatic updates with sparkle framework
- Simplified crash reporting
OS X 10.11 or later, 64-bit processor