Wacom introduce its “Inkling digital sketch pen” that captures a digital likeness of your work while you sketch with its ballpoint tip on any sketchbook or standard piece of paper.
Inkling digital sketch pen are the designer’s version of the livescribe pens (picture below) which are mostly for note-taking — Inkling digital sketch pen are designed for rough concepting and creative brainstorming, Inkling is ideal for the front end of the creative process. Later, refine your work on your computer using an Intuos4 tablet or Cintiq interactive pen display.
In addition to capturing your sketch, stroke by stroke, Inkling allows you to create layers in digital files while you sketch on paper. Digital files are transferred to your computer using the Inkling Sketch Manager software, and later, exported to applications such as Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. Files can also be opened with the included Inkling Sketch Manager software to edit, delete, add layers or change file formats.
Inkling digital sketch pen will be available in the later next month for $199.