Turn Your Photo Into a Sketch
With a single click, you can turn any photo into your favorite kind of drawing.
Find Your Perfect Sketch Effect
Have you wanted to turn a photo into a sketch, but lacked the sketching skills? Our Photo to Sketch effects will help you create the perfect drawing – with a variety of styles to choose from – in a single click. From classic pen art to the more modern graphic novel effects, there’s an effect for you!
Graphic Novel Without the Novel
Have you ever wanted to see what you’d look like as the protagonist of a graphic novel? Well, now you can! Influenced by classic graphic novels and modern films, with BeFunky’s Graphic Novel DLX effect, you can easily create a graphic novel inspired photo. With bold lines and stark contrast, you can create your own original story – straight out of a graphic novel.
Inkify Without the Ink
Use our Inkify effects to create bold, impactful ink sketches without the need for any fancy inking tools or paper. With varying styles and degrees of color, you can create an original work of art. And similarly, our Ink Wash effects create an effortless, fluid ink sketch. Either way, it’s a simple, one-step process.
Cross Hatch Without the Hatching
“I really enjoy meticulously and painstakingly drawing little lines,” said no one ever. Although cross-hatching is a great technique to create shadows and definition in your sketches, it can be very tedious. Thankfully, our Cross Hatch DLX effect can achieve the same result in just seconds.
Photo to Sketch Effects
Whatever kind of artist you are, we have the perfect sketch effect to transform any image.
This effect can recreate any image into something straight out of a graphic novel. Great for fans!
Similar to our Ink Wash effect, Inkify allows you to create fine art with defined brush strokes. Experiment with traditional and more modern techniques!
Cross hatching is a meticulous way of adding shading and definition to a drawing. Now you can create your own crosshatch drawing without the hand cramp that comes with the technique.
Easy pen sketches are just a click away with these effects. Choose from an assortment of different pen art styles – without ever picking up a pen.
These effects may make bring you back to a time when you doodled incessantly in your notebook. You can find a variety of options and corresponding frames to choose from to give your sketch an authentic feel.
Born from an ancient painting technique, an ink wash drawing shares similarities but with cleaner and more defined brush strokes. Create your own with BeFunky's Ink Wash effect.
Photo to Sketch Inspiration
Here are just a few of the many things you can do with our sketch effects!
How to Turn Your Photo Into a Sketch Drawing
Learn how to turn any photo into a sketch drawing, without ever having to pull out any art supplies!
How to Create a Graphic Novel-Inspired Photo
Tell your own story by adding a graphic novel filter to your photo.
How to Use Inkify to Ink Up Your Photo
Add strong contrast and realistic brushstrokes to your favorite images with a single click.
How to Add a Cross Hatching Effect to Any Photo
Create depth and texture automatically with our cross hatch effect!
How to Turn a Photo Into a Sketch
Go from photo to sketch in four easy steps!
01. Upload Your Photo
Open your image in BeFunky’s Photo Editor.
02. Choose Your Effect
Navigate to the Artsy section and choose your sketch effect.
03. Customize It
Adjust the effect settings and edit any other aspects of your sketch.
04. Save It
Save your image to the location of your choosing.