Overlay2 is like digital tracing paper for your computer. It opens a semi-transparent floating image over video capture or editing software, or 3D modelling software, so you can use the image as a reference or positioning guide.
- - Overlay2 is the most popular Windows & Mac alternative to LayerX.
- - Overlay2 is the most popular commercial alternative to LayerX.
Allows developers to put a semi-transparent image overlay over the top of the developed HTML and perform per pixel comparison between them. Works with DevTools and Firebug.
- - PixelPerfect is the most popular Linux alternative to LayerX.
- - PixelPerfect is the most popular free alternative to LayerX.
An alternative to Afloat that lives in the dock icon menu. Although AfloatX has some of the same features as Afloat, it is not meant to be a clone. AfloatX is a simple and unobtrusive plugin made to add some additional window management features.
CThruView is a free transparent image viewer that allows mouse clicks to go through the image. This makes your image see through and click through, so use it as tracing paper, splash screen or watermark.
- - CThruView Transparent Image Viewer is the most popular Web-based alternative to LayerX.
The project is no longer developed. Last version, 1.0, released in September 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.
With the Uberlayer app you can put floating images on top of your computer screen. Maybe you want to proof a design to the pixel, watermark a presentation or always have that special picture of your mother on top?
A frame that allows you to have an image or even PDF displayed semi-transparently in front of everything. It enables you to copy, trace, or compare designs, images, and documents with ease, since you can lock the frame and make it undisturbed by mouse gestures.
Turn any mockup into a floating guide, and visually align pixels with ease.
Use GluePrint to implement your interfaces pixel perfect. Simply open a mockup and lock it on top of your work to see how it compares. Position with the arrow keys and scroll to adjust the transparency. .