Last Updated: July 10, 2019

Online photo editing apps have become a trend. More and more apps are being developed to attract companies, website owners, bloggers, and personal users.

They are necessary and they improve our lives. We can edit our photos, apply effects, add text or animation, make collages, various designs, and so much more.

The majority of online apps can be used in your browser and there are others that you need to install on your computer. There are free options and premium products that come with a free trial period.

Let’s dive in!

Acorn

acorn

Main slogan: Everything you need in an image editor. It’s an app for Mac 10.11 and later, including macOS 10.14 Mojave. Current version 6.2.3 Available on the AppStore.

With Acorn you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Layer masks, curves, levels, filters
  • Text on a path
  • Non-destructive filters
  • Circle text tool
  • Photo effects
  • Vector tools
  • Clone
  • Smart layer export
  • Crop, brush, transform, resize, rotate
  • Raw image import, color picker, snapping and alignment
  • Batch edit, shape processor
  • Photoshop brush import
  • and more…

Acorn is a premium product with plenty of options, tools, and effects. You can try it for free for 14 days. Try it out.

Aviary

aviary

Main slogan: Make photos magic. Bring creativity to your fingertips with powerful tools and creative supplies that give you everything you need to make beautiful photos in seconds

Aviary editing options:

  • Enhance, effects, frames
  • Adjust, overlays, stickers
  • Orientation, crop, resize
  • Sharpness, focus, vignette
  • Blemish, whiten, Redeye
  • Draw, splash
  • Text, meme

Aviary is a free to use online app you simply can’t ignore. It’s owned by Adobe. It’s very easy to use with plenty of features for editing photos. A must have tool.

BeFunky

befunky

Main slogan: Photo Editing & Graphic Design Made for Everyone. Produce stunning photographs and captivating designs with fun, easy-to-use editing tools.

With BeFunky you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create collages
  • Design projects

Editing Options:

  • Crop, resize, rotate, cutout, background
  • Replace color, exposure, fill light, auto enhance
  • Beautify, color, vibrance, sharpen, clarity, glow, vignette
  • Smoothing, blur, funky focus, soften, blue edges
  • Tilt, tint, levels, color mixer

Other Features:

  • Touch up skin, touch up eyes, touch up mouth
  • Misc
  • Effects (lens flare, chromatic, charcoal, and more)
  • Artsy (digital art, cartoonizer, impressionist, and more)
  • Frames
  • Graphics
  • Overlays
  • Text
  • Textures

BeFunky is the tool I use the most. It has extended capabilities even for free members. It’s one of the few tools that have a layer feature (combine photos onto another like PhotoShop) and this feature is included in the free membership. Of course, there are various effects and other features locked for upgraded members.

The BeFunky collage maker is impressive and you can select from a wide range of grids, layouts, patterns, graphics, and text, and is fully customizable.

The BeFunky designer lets you create:

  • Invitations, menus, cards, posters, brochures, flyers
  • Letterheads, wide skyscrapers, leaderboards, rectangles
  • Blog designs (images, titles, infographics)
  • Social media headers
  • Social media graphics
  • Greeting cards
  • and more…

Bright River

bright river

Main slogan: Gain a decisive edge in eCommerce product presentation. 

Bright River features:

  • Edit photos 
  • Edit videos
  • 3D modelling

Bright River editing options:

  • Masking
  • Invisible mannequin
  • Retouch
  • Shadow/reflection
  • Recolor
  • Color correction

Bright River is a premium service. You fill out a form and they contact you to discuss the possibilities of their image editing services.

Canva

canva

Main Slogan: Simple, awesome designs for you and your team. Unleash your creativity.

Canva is more of a design creation app but it can be used to edit photos and other design projects as well.

With Canva you can create various designs:

  • Social media posts, presentations, posters, covers, flyers
  • Blog banners, cards, email headers, graphics
  • Facebook apps, Pinterest graphics, Tumblr graphics
  • US letter documents, A4 documents, Letterheads, magazine covers, certificates
  • Resumes, yearbooks, book covers, desktop wallpapers
  • Wattpad book covers, photo collages, CD covers, infographics
  • Menus, logos, brochures, gift certificates, business cards
  • Labels, Facebook event covers, YouTube thumbnails, Tumblr banners
  • YouTube channel art, Twitter headers, G+ headers, Etsy shop covers
  • Etsy shop icons, Twitch banners, LinkedIn banners
  • SoundCloud banners, postcards, invitations, tags
  • Programs, announcements, Facebook ads
  • Wide skyscraper ads, large rectangle ads, leaderboard ads

Additionally, you can create designs using your own custom dimensions. There’s a variety of templates to choose from, free photos, graphics like grids, shapes, charts, illustrations, and more. There are pre-made text and combinations of texts, backgrounds, and you can upload your own media to the canvas.

You can save and download your projects or you can immediately publish them to your social media profiles and pages.

The Canva Design School shows people how to make beautiful designs with Canva.

The Free Canva is an excellent option for the majority of people, however, Canva for Work is a tool for companies with extended capabilities.

DesignWizard

canva

Main Slogan: Create impressive videos and image design in minutes.

Ther are thousands of pre-made templates in a wide range of styles suitable for social media and print. 

With Design Wizard it’s easy to create unique content in minutes. Every element in your selected template is editable. Change or upload backgrounds, images, videos, and colors. Add your logo, change fonts or include a personalized caption.

Images can be downloaded in print or web quality. Videos can be downloaded in standard or high definition. You can then share them instantly to social media or schedule it using our Buffer, Hubspot or Marketo integrations.

Design & video categories: marketing, cards and invitations, You-Tube channel, happy birthday, wattpad covers, wedding, Tumblr, thank you cards, Snapchat geofilters. 

There are a free version and 3 membership plans. Also, there’s a free 14-day trial for the premium memberships.

Photo editing options:

Add shapes, text, upload your own files

There are also tutorials in place to help you out.

They also run a site called “PikWizard” where they offer free stock photos safe for commercial use

DXO

dxo

Main slogan: Advanced photo editing software. Designed by and for photographers with exacting standards and a love for beautiful images, DxO PhotoLab 2 offers the most flexible and powerful processing and correction tools on the market.

With DXO you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Improved U point technology: select a point of interest and add a control point. DXO intuits what you want and automatically and intelligently extends your selection to areas that share the same characteristics within an adjustable radius
  • Graduated filter
  • Brush
  • Automatic repair
  • Remove noise
  • Clearview: brightens the horizon by removing any haze from your landscapes or smog from urban photos.
  • Unparalleled optical corrections
  • PhotoLibrary
  • Advanced color management
  • Smart lighting, spot weighted corrections
  • Filmpack and DXO viewpoint

DXO is a premium product and one of the most sophisticated in this list. You can try it out for free for 30 days. A must-have tool in your arsenal.

FotoFlexer

fotoflexer

Main slogan: The world’s most advanced online image editor. Create dazzling photo effects for free in your browser.

With FotoFlexer you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Effects
  • Fonts
  • Shapes
  • Doodling
  • Distortions
  • Retouch
  • Layers
  • Advanced (recolor, curves, morph)

FotoFlexer is a free product with a variety of tools, options, and effects. You should try it out.

Fotojet

fotojet

Main slogan: Turn Your Ideas into Stunning Artworks. FotoJet meets all of your needs for making quality graphic designs, creating photo collages and editing photos!

With Fotojet you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create collages
  • Design projects

Editing Options:

  • Radial and tilt shift
  • Rotate & flip
  • Photo frames
  • Overlays
  • Color splash
  • Vignetting

Photo Collages:

  • Photo montages
  • Love collages
  • Birthday, family, baby, anniversary

Graphic designs:

  • Facebook covers and ads
  • Magazine covers, brochures
  • Birthday & wedding cards

Fotojet offers plenty of tutorials & design tips. There are also various templates to choose from. You can try the app for free.

Fotor

fotor

Main slogan: Revolutionary photo editor and design maker. Billions of photos processed. 300M+ Fotor users.

With Fotor you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages
  • Create designs

Editing Options:

  • Enhance (magic clipper, crop, rotate, basic, fine-tune, color, vignette, curves, resize)
  • Effects (artistic, classic, warm winter, Christmas, festive, and more…)
  • Beauty (blemish fix, smoothing, wrinkle remover, and more…_
  • Frames (vintage, old school, retro, and more…)
  • Sticker
  • Text

Collages:

  • Classic
  • Artistic
  • Funky
  • Photo stitching

Designs:

  • Social media posts
  • Social media covers and backgrounds
  • Posters, business cards, logos, email headers, ETSY covers, menus
  • Gift certificates, tickets, flyers
  • Events (cards, invitations, programs)
  • Documents (planners, certificates, letterheads, resumes)
  • Banner ads
  • Book covers, wallpapers, labels, album covers, postcards, mobile wallpapers

Fotor is a complete, comprehensive tool you can use daily to edit your photos, create magnificent collages, and designs. Simply put, with Fotor, you can do anything. Very easy to use, there are plenty of tutorials and a blog section to help beginners and advanced users.

The premium version unlocks all the features.

FreeOnlinePhotoEditor

free online photo editor

Main slogan: Do you want to quickly edit or enhance your photo? You can do exactly that here, in your browser, for free. Upload your picture or photo or enter the URL of an image on the Internet.

With FreeOnlinePhotoEditor you can:

  • Edit photos

FreeOnlinePhotoEditor editing options:

  • Resize, crop, rotate, flip
  • Brightness, contrast, sharpen, blur
  • Improve colors and tone, redeye removal, fix, enhance, despeckle, smooth
  • Colors (saturation, black & white, mono, sepia, invert, red/green/blue)
  • Borders (colored, painting frame, fancy frame)
  • Filters (gotham, toaster, nashville, and more…)
  • Effects (cartoon, spots, Sketch, vignette, Polaroid, and more…)

FreeOnlinePhotoEditor is a powerful and very easy to use tool. The maximum size of a picture you upload is about 6MB. Large pictures are automatically resized to 1024×768.

FunPhotoBox

fun photo box

Main slogan: Make funny pictures online.

With FunPhotoBox you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages
  • Create designs (facebook covers, cards)
  • Create animations from templates (movie, road, flood, prison break, locket, Halloween, and more…)

Editing options:

  • Enhance, effects, frames
  • Stickers, crop, resize
  • Orientation, focus
  • Brightness, contrast, saturation, warmth
  • Sharpness, splash, draw, text
  • Redeye, whiten, blemish
  • Face photo effects

FunPhotoBox is a free product with a variety of tools, options, effects, and features thus making it one of the most complete solutions online.

GIMP

gimp

Main slogan: GNU image manipulation program. The Free & Open Source Image Editor

With GIMP you edit photos in various ways, it’s a mini Photoshop:

  • Shapes
  • Tools
  • Cut
  • Text
  • Colors
  • Rotate
  • Move
  • Transform
  • Blur
  • Clone
  • and much, much more…

GIMP is a software you have to download to your computer, the latest version is 2.10.8. There are plenty of tutorials and a complete manual to help you get started. In August 2018, Handshake and GNOME Foundation donated $100,000 to GIMP.

One of the most sophisticated solutions you can use for free to manipulate your photos and design projects.

Google Photos

google photos

Main slogan: All your photos are backed up safely, organized and labeled automatically, so you can find them fast, and share them how you like.

With Google Photos you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create slideshows
  • Create albums

Editing options:

  • Filters (original, auto, west, and more…)
  • Basic adjustments (light, color, pop)
  • Rotate

Google Photos is a free product and the most basic in this list without flashy options. But it’s very easy to use, you can create albums and slideshows and share your photos with friends. It is worth trying it out. 

ImgPro

imgpro

Main slogan: Unleash your art creativity

With ImgPro you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Filters (grayscale, black & white, sharpen, invert, vintage, polaroid, kodachrome…)
  • Resize, crop, transform
  • Draw, texts, shapes, stickers
  • Frames, corners, backgrounds
  • Merge photos into one

ImgPro is a free product but it has all the basic features you need to get started with photo editing. Extremely easy to use, fast, and reliable. The merge option transforms the app into a limited-Photoshop as it’s a feature that most free programs do not provide. 

InkScape

inkscape

Main slogan: Draw freely. A professional vector graphics editor for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. It’s free and open source.

InkScape features:

  • Create objects (drawing, shape tools, text tools, embedded bitmaps, clones)
  • Manipulate objects (transform, z-order operations, grouping objects, layers, alignment and distribution commands)
  • Fill and stroke (color selector, color picker, copy/paste, gradients, patterns, dashed strokes, path markers)
  • Operations on paths (node editing, convert to path, boolean operations, path simplification, path insetting and outsetting, bitmap tracing)
  • Text support (multi-line text, outline fonts, kerning, letterspacing, text on path, text in shape)
  • Rendering (fully anti-aliased display, alpha transparency support, interactive transformations)
  • File formats (SVG, XML editor, PNG, OpenDocument Drawing, DXF, sk1, PDF, EPS, PostScript)

InkScape is a mini Illustrator which you can use to create beautiful vector graphics and more. With Inkscape, you can do anything. There are plenty of tutorials, books, and manuals to get you started.

It’s a software you need to install on your computer. Current stable version: 0.92.3.

InPixio

inpixio

Main slogan: Create beautiful photos with 1 click. The simple way to enhance your photos.

With InPixio you can:

  • Edit photos

InPixio editing options:

  • Presets (popular, lomo, black & white, vintage, photography, cinema, environment, color, trendy
  • Crop
  • Adjust (temperature, hue, exposure, brightness, contrast, shadows, highlights, clarity, saturation)
  • Gradients (linear, radial, paintbrush)
  • Sharpness, noise reduction, dehaze
  • Color balance, creative blur, film grain, vignetting
  • Frames, textures, text
  • Photo prints
  • Customized cards

Thanks to the free photo editor of InPixio anyone can now produce professional looking photos that you can share on social media or send as postcards to family and friends. The free photo editor from InPixio lets you add a wide range of impressive effects quickly and easily. A must have tool.

iPiccy

ipiccy

Main slogan: Everything you need to make your photo awesome online

With iPiccy you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages
  • Create designs

Editing options:

  • Auto-fix, crop, rotate, flip
  • Resize, exposure, sharpen, vibrance, colors
  • Hue & saturation, curves, clone
  • Erase background, dodge, burn, draw, levels, liquify
  • Equalize image, contrast, adjust threshold
  • Black & white, sepia, color tint, color balance, invert
  • Add noise, emboss, blur

Create designs:

  • Squares, various preset sizes
  • Facebook cover, YouTube & Twitter banners
  • Full HD, iPad, iPhone, and more…

iPiccy is a free product and the blog section will help you get started immediately. You simply can’t ignore such a pwoerful tool.

KeyShot

keyshot

Main slogan: The fastest, more powerful software for real-time 3D rendering and animation brings you even more ways to enhance your visuals to create amazing shots.

Keyshot features:

  • Real-time render quality
  • Mouse/touch interaction
  • Full 360° view control
  • Configurator support
  • Image/metadata output
  • Security control

How it works: Open, view and interact with a KeyShot scene in real-time. Use mouse, touch, pen or stylus to explore the scene or change materials and lighting.

Keyshot is a premium product. But the KeyShot Viewer is free to download and use. Use it to securely share your scenes, present your design, and interact with your product configurations.

LunaPic

lunapic

Main slogan: There is no must in art, because art is free by Wassily Kandinsky.

With Lunapic you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Open images from various apps and sites (Instagram, Facebook, Dropbox, Imgur, Google Photos
  • Post images on social media (Tumblr, Pinterest, Facebook, Imgur)
  • Convert file formats
  • Add animation

Editing options:

  • Crop, layers mask, magic wand
  • Skew, autocrop, resize, scale
  • Resize canvas, rotate, erase, transparent background
  • Adjust (levels, colors, saturation, focus, dehaze, pixelate, and much more…)
  • Draw (paint, drawing, text, background, watermark, color picker, and much more…)
  • Borders
  • Filter (black & white, sepia, lomo, rainbow, negative, and much more…)
  • Effects (blend two images, gradient, masking blend, color bars, and much more…)
  • Art (famous artworks, newest art effects, Sketch2, Scribble, pen, and much more…)
  • Animation (edit gif animation, video editing, dissolve animation frames, and much more...)

LunaPic is a free product with a variety of tools, options, effects. You can edit videos, create animations, edit gifs, add watermarks, and so much more…One of the most complete online solutions. Try it out.

On1

on1

Main slogan: Your photos, your style. Hundreds of stackable filters, presets, and more!

With ON1 you can:

  • Edit photos

ON1 editing options:

  • Multi-photo texts
  • Turn photos into memes
  • Turn part of photos into Sketch
  • Add polish, border overlays
  • Replace backgrounds
  • Combine multiple shots into one photo
  • Group shots
  • Overlays, watercolors, double exposures
  • Photo painting
  • Collage of effects
  • Move, open closed eyes, turn frowns upside down
  • Remove camera shake, custom looks, crop
  • Fix tilt
  • and much, much more…

ON1 is a premium product but you can try it for free. One of the most sophisticated solutions in this list. A must have tool in your arsenal

Paint

paint net

Main slogan: Paint.NET is an image and photo editing software for PCs that run Windows with an intuitive and innovative user interface with support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. 

With Paint you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create designs

Paint editing options:

  • Tools (rectangles, move, lasso, ellipse, zoom, magic wand, pan, paint bucket, gradient, paintbrush, eraser, pencil, color picker, clone stamp, recolor, text, line curves, shapes)
  • Image resize, flip, rotate, flatten
  • Layers (add, duplicate, flip)
  • Adjust (auto-level, black & white, brightness, contrast, curves, hue, saturation, invert, posterize, sepia)
  • Effects (artistic, blur, distort, noise, photo, render, stylize)

Paint is a mini Photoshop with plenty of options and features. A tool you have to try.

Photo POS Pro

photo pos pro

Main slogan: Best free & premium photo editing tool. More powerful, friendly, and faster. Turn your digital photos into stunning artworks.

With Photo POS Pro you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages

Photo POS Pro editing options:

  • Filters, layers, masks,
  • Curves, scripts, effects, brushes
  • Backgrounds (remove, erase, replace)
  • Remove unwanted objects
  • Fix poor photos
  • Frames and collages
  • Advanced photo effects
  • Stunning text effectsRaw files support

With +10,000,000 Downloads, Photo Pos Pro became one of the most popular photo editors around the world! Version 3 has free and premium photo editing features offering users a wide variety of possibilities. A must have tool.

PhotoLemur

photolemur

Main slogan: With Photolemur, even kids can make beautiful photos. The world’s first fully automated photo editor that makes all your images great with the help of Artificial Intelligence.

With PhotoLemur you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create collages
  • Design projects
  • Create logos
  • Print your projects

PhotoLemur is a complete and comprehensive online app that lets you create stunning design projects and edit your photos with ease. Additionally, they offer tutorials, tips, and articles on how to use their software in order to make the most out of the app.

You can try the app for free, and the premium memberships unlock various features and capabilities.

PhotoPea

photopea

Main slogan: Advanced image editor. Free online editor supporting PSD, XCF, Sketch, CR, and CDR formats. 

With PhotoPea you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Adjust (brightness/contrast, levels, curves, exposure, vibrance, hue/saturation, color balance, black & white, photo filter, and more…)
  • Layers
  • Filters (liquify, blur, distort, noise, pixelate, render, sharpen, stylize, and more…)
  • Rectangles, lasso, magic wand, quick selection, eyedropper, ruler, brush, pencil
  • Clone, eraser, gradient, dodge, burn, sponge, text, pen, ellipse, line, hand, zoon, and more…

PhotoPea is a free product and the easiest to use in this list. You don’t even have to create an account or sign in, you just visit the site and start working on your photos. The variety of tools, features, and options make this app a mini Photoshop. Definitely, it’s worth trying it out.

PhotoScape

photoscape

Main slogan: Everything you need to edit photos.

With PhotoScape you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages
  • Create GIFs

PhotoScape editing options:

  • Colors and filters
  • Film effects and light leak
  • Image transform
  • Figure, cutout
  • Batch, collage, combine
  • GIF creator
  • Print, screen capture, color picker
  • Split, frames, objects, brushes & tools

PhotoScape X is an all-in-one photo editing software which provides photo-related features such as Photo Viewer, Editor, Cut Out, Batch, Collage, Combine, Create GIF, Color Picker, Screen Capture, RAW images and More.

The tool can do absolutely anything. You should add it to your arsenal. The premium version unlocks all the features.

Photoshop Elements

photoshop elements

Main slogan: Automation makes photo editing easy. Your creativity makes it amazing. Have fun organizing, editing, creating, and sharing your photos with Adobe Photoshop Elements.

With Photoshop Elements you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create slideshows
  • Create collages

Photoshop Elements editing options:

  • Multi-photo texts
  • Turn photos into memes
  • Turn part of photos into Sketch
  • Add polish, border overlays
  • Replace backgrounds
  • Combine multiple shots into one photo
  • Group shots
  • Overlays, watercolors, double exposures
  • Photo painting
  • Collage of effects
  • Move, open closed eyes, turn frowns upside down
  • Remove camera shake, custom looks, crop
  • Fix tilt
  • and much, much more…

Adobe is guarantee and you can’t go wrong. Photoshop Elements is a premium product but if you need higher quality, you should consider this tool.

Photoshop Express

photoshop express

Main slogan: Easily edit and share your photos in no time! Snap, edit, share, smile. Add some sparkle to your in-the-moment photos, and then share them with friends and family.

With Photoshop Express you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages

Photoshop Express editing options:

  • Crop, straighten, rotate, flip
  • Remove redeye & peteye
  • Auto-fix, raw photo support, TIFF support
  • Blemish removal
  • Text tool
  • Upright photo, corrections, looks
  • Customization, perspective correction, borders

Photoshop Express collages:

  • Backgrounds, gradients, layouts
  • Pop-color tool
  • Intelligent layout and Style transfer

Photoshop Express advanced options:

  • Sharing
  • Image resize
  • Watermark images
  • JPEG quality output
  • Social media sharing

Photoshop Express is another product owned by Adobe. It’s a professional tool you can use for free. Plenty of features, multiple options. A must have tool.

PicMonkey

picmonkey

Main slogan: Everything you need to make your ideas come to life. It’s never been easier to feed your creative beast.

With PicMonkey you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Create collages
  • Design projects
  • Create logos
  • Print your projects

Editing Options:

  • Crop, resize, rotate
  • Background color
  • Auto adjust, exposure, colors
  • Sharpen, clone, dodge
  • Burn, levels, curves

Other features:

  • Various effects (orton, interpid, urbane, dusk, and more)
  • Touch up (airbrush, wrinkle remover, blush boost, and more)
  • Text
  • Graphics (basic, design, letter sets, business, food & drink, and more)
  • Frames (shape cutouts, simple edge, museum matte)
  • Textures (glitter, foil, watercolor, marbled ink, and more)
  • Themes (school U, comic heroes, witches, vampires, zombies, and more)

Photo Collages:

  • Instagram collages
  • Pic collage birthday cards
  • DIY wedding invitations
  • Holiday collages
  • DIY Valentine’s Day cards
  • Pinterest photo collages
  • and more

Graphic designs:

  • Social media posts
  • YouTube thumbnails, rectangles, Etsy covers
  • Facebook ads & covers, email headers, 
  • Instagram landscapes & stories, leaderboards
  • Invitations, announcements, cards
  • LinkedIn backgrounds, skyscrapers, Twitch highlights
  • and much, much more…

Print your projects:

  • Choose your picks
  • Pick a product
  • Customize
  • Tell PicMonkey which shipping method you prefer, and they’ll send the 
    photofied item right to you

PicMonkey is a complete and comprehensive online app that lets you create stunning design projects and edit your photos with ease. Additionally, they offer tutorials, tips, and articles on how to use their software in order to make the most out of the app.

You can try the app for free, and the premium memberships unlock various features and capabilities.

Pixelz

pixelz

Main slogan: On-demand retouching. A lean digital assembly line combining specialist editors and artificial intelligence—developed exclusively for product image editing—brings unprecedented speed, control, and quality to post-production.

With Pixelz you can:

  • Edit photos 

Pixelz editing options:

  • Specifications
  • Remove backgrounds
  • Place orders
  • Review edited images
  • Crop, pad, align
  • Clipping paths
  • Multiple outputs
  • Invisible mannequin
  • Shadows

Pixelz is a premium product but you can try it for free (3 images). It’s being trusted by 20,000+ brands and retailers.

Pixlr

pixlr

Main slogan: Make every moment beautiful. Everything you need for photo editing, without the complex design software installation.

4 versions: Pixlr X (Free service), Pixlr PRO, Pixlr Editor, Pixlr Express.

Pixlr editing options:

  • Crop
  • Rotate
  • Adjust
  • Effects
  • Text
  • Image Layers

Pixlr PRO: Online HTML5 editor supporting PSD, XCF, and Sketch formats. 

Pixlr Editor: work in layers, replace colors, transform objects, all from your browser

Pixlr Express: quickly fix or add a personal touch with creative effects, overlays, and borders

Pixlr is another tool you just can’t skip. The blog department contains valuable information about the software and the industry.

Pizap

pizap

Main slogan: Pizap makes it quick, easy, and fun to edit your photos online.

With Pizap you can:

  • Edit photos
  • Make collages
  • Create designs
  • Make emojis

Editing options:

  • Crop, rotate, flip, brightness, contrast, temperature, saturation, soften, hue, noise, red, green, blue
  • Filters (autofix, classic, textures, light FX, crazy colors)
  • Stickers (hearts & love, classic, flowers, Birthday, and more…)
  • Touch Up (blemish, wrinkles, airbrush, and more…)
  • Text & bubbles
  • Cutout
  • Borders, meme, paint

Designs:

  • Square, landscape, portrait, custom, Social media covers
  • YouTube channel art, social media posts, paper, cards,
  • Valentine’s, postcards, business cards, web ad tower, leaderboard, and more…

Pizap is a free product and there is a premium version as well to unlock all the features. A very powerful tool with plenty of options, tools, and features. Worth trying it out.

Polarr

polarr

Main slogan: Available online, for Windows, Mac, ChromeOS, Linux, iOS, and Android.

With Polarr you can:

  • Edit photos

Polarr editing options:

  • Adjust (crop, auto, light, detail, effect, vignette, lens, HSL, curves, toning, grains, and more…)
  • Masks
  • Filters
  • Retouch
  • Layers
  • Utilities

Polarr is a free to use tool, however, there is a premium version for those who want to unlock all the features.

Portrait Pro

portrait pro

Main slogan: Fast and easy portrait editing software.

With Portrait Pro you can:

  • Edit photos 

Portrait Pro editing options:

  • Fix skin blemishes
  • Remove wrinkles
  • Apply lipstick
  • Eyeshadows, blushers
  • Insert backgrounds
  • Add your logo or watermark
  • Create artistic double exposures
  • Detects the face, age, and gender
  • Locates features, skin, hair, and backgrounds
  • Automatically retouches the photo with customizable presets
  • and much, much more…

Portrait Pro is a premium product but you can try it for free. It’s an award winning software using AI (artificial intelligence).  Don’t miss it.

Ribbet

ribbet

Main slogan: Edit like a Pro.

With Ribbet you can:

  • Align your photos in a classic grid collage
  • Generate a shape made up of repeating images
  • Start from scratch. Pick canvas size, color, and background.
  • Create holiday cards with the print-ready templates.

The canvas can be used in light or dark version.

Editing Options:

  • Auto-fix, Crop, Rotate
  • Exposure, Colors, Sharpen, Resize
  • Choose from various picks
  • Effects (black & white, sepia, boost, soften, and more)
  • Add text (fonts and selections)
  • Add stickers (geometric, shapes, bubbles, photo licenses, arrows, and more)
  • Retouch (various effects)
  • Frames (shape cutout, before & after, and more)
  • Pro (pro adjust, clone, curves, and more)
  • Seasonal (holiday, NASA, ThanksGiving, November, Halloween, and more)
  • Favorites (add any item you want)

Ribbet is available on mobile, iPad, and iPhone (coming soon to Android). The Free option is absolutely worth using it and with the Ribbet Premium, you get unlimited access to all their premium effects, stickers, overlays and much more!

Snappa

snappa

Main slogan: Create online graphics in a snap. Whip up graphics for social media, ads, blogs, and more without Photoshop or graphic designers.

With Snappa you can create:

  • Banners, eBook covers, Facebook cover photos
  • G+ covers, infographics, image quotes
  • Social media graphics, SoundCloud banners
  • Twitch banners and headers
  • YouTube channel art & thumbnails
  • Facebook links, Twitter posts, Instagram posts and stories
  • Pinterest pins, blog featured images, LinkedIn posts
  • Email headers, Twitter lead generation cards, leaderboards
  • Rectangles, wide skyscrapers, filmstrips, pushdowns, billboards

You start with the perfect image dimensions, use the pre-made templates, find free high-res stock photos inside the app, add text, graphics, and effects in seconds.

You can schedule and share your graphics instantly, and resize your graphics in a couple of clicks.

The Snappa Free option gives you access to all the templates, graphics, and photos for 1 user, but you are limited to 5 downloads per months and 2 social accounts. The Pro and Team plans extend your capabilities and the app’s integration.

Tuxpi

tuxpi

Main slogan: 60 photo editing tools.

With Tuxpi you can:

  • Edit photos

Editing options:

  • Fade, crop, overlay
  • Recolor, tone, FX
  • Frames & borders
  • Photomontages, fun, art
  • Text
  • Color, contrast
  • Resize, crop, rotate

Tuxpi is a free product with plenty of effects. Definitely, you should try it out.

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Final Words

There you have it, a list of photo editing applications you can use to improve the quality of your photos and to create design projects without having to hire designers or freelancers.

That’s it, another article has finished, here on Web Market Support. I am waiting for your comments and thoughts. Which app is your favorite? Which app should I add to this list?

Tasos Perte Tzortzis

Tasos Perte Tzortzis

Marketing Specialist, Entrepreneur

Although doing traditional business offline since 1992, Tasos fell in love with online marketing in late 2014 and has helped hundreds of brands sell more of their products and services on the web.

He enjoys reading, music & arts, mathematics, chess, coffee, swimming, Audi, and playing with his kids.

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