updated 06:05 pm EDT, Wed May 21, 2008
Two new Keynote themes have made their debut. Divine Fiat has announced the immediate availability of Distressed, its latest theme for Apple's Keynote presentation software. Distressed "remains subtle and keeps your images and information front and center while bringing a hip edge to your next presentation." It features artistic flare and understated pinstriping, using six slides of extras. Resizable media placeholders employing Keynote's new Picture Frames feature and custom decorative elements allow you to create your own Distressed style slide layouts. Color and texture palettes along with editable custom icon objects in the Distressed style further extend the themes flexibility. Distressed can be purchased by itself for $26.
Meanwhile iPresentee has announced Keynote Show a suite of add-ons for Apple's Keynote. Keynote Show includes the latest versions of Keynote Motion Themes, Keynote Animations, Keynote 3D Stuff and new Keynote Themes. Each Keynote Theme is available in 1920x1080, 1680x1050, 1280x720, 1024x768, and 800x600 sizes in pixels. Live motion themes include "Orbit," "Gear" and "Balloons." Packages are priced between $20 and $25.