Swatches Reader

Cross platform palette management tool based on a GIMP format.

It supports unlimited steps history, autosave, document versions and collaborate work. Designed for iPhone, iPad and macOS. Natively supports macOS Monterey and Apple Silicon. Supports multi window and tabs.

Editing features

Internal color picker allows to use RGB, CMYK, Lab, HSL, HSV and gradations of White. You can use system picker to grab color from anywhere from screen.

Color theme from image

It is possible to automatically extract palette from the given image – just drag to the app’s window or open via menu. Supported formats – dng, tiff, arw, nef, rw2, sr2, cr3, jp2, psd, jpg, png, gif, bmp, heic.

System integration

The app has included fast worked Thumbnails and QuickLook extensions. Supports universal clipboard – ie you can copy and paste color values between your devices. Supported collaborative work under document – you can save palette file on the iCloud and edit simultaneously on the mac and iPad.

Have any questions?

Split screen mode on iPad and macOS? Yes.
System color picker to grab color anywhere from the screen? Yes.
Apple Silicon support? Also yes.
Family sharing? Of course.
Dark and light theme? Sure.

There are no in-app subscriptions or annoying ads, pay once for all updates. 
The application does not collect any personal data from its users.

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