OmniGraffle is a design program with professional features with which you can create diagrams and digital illustrations from your Mac computer. It's a tool to create accurate graphics in high quality, very appropriate for artists, web designers and engineers.
An alternative for Microsoft Visio on Mac.
Tools available in OmniGraffle for Mac
This product by The Omni Group comes along with a wide range of tools, resources and applications that make the designer's job easier, for instance:
- Canvases: the space where the artist creates his masterpiece, being able to modify its name, size, grid and layout.
- Templates and stencils: so that the user doesn't have to start off from scratch, including clipart of icons and buttons.
- Vector drawings: possibility to use vectors or maths representations of pixels instead of free-hand drawings.
- Smart guides: a tool to make it easier to correctly align objects on canvases when we move elements from one place to another.
Furthermore, the interface of OmniGraffle is totally customizable to be able to adapt it to the designers preferences and make his work easier and more efficient. Despite being focused on companies, how easy it is to use makes it ideal for students and home users. Provided that we can afford paying its prohibitive price.