:: Photo Editors

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38 of the Best Free and Paid Photo Editors

Below is a very handy list of photo editing and graphics programs you can use to produce whatever graphic design elements you need for your online store such as social media advertisements and banners, flyers, posters, t-shirt, and merchandise designs, and more.

Photo editors range in price from a free plan for a browser-based program to the more expensive Adobe Photoshop. Below are some of the best Free and Paid Photo Editors.




Fotor is widely used for editing photos, creating collages, retouching photos, and designing from scratch, and claims to have over 300 million users,. Hundreds of professionally-designed templates, such as poster designs, make creating a design even easier. The Pro Version contains features such as the ability to save and edit your work in the cloud, support High Definition PDFs for printing, upload your own content (i.e. artwork, logo), share work to social media, and more.

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe Photoshop has been around for well over 30 years but still has a very firm place in the photo editing industry. Photoshop forms part of the wide range of Adobe products. On your desktop or iPad, you can open full-size PSDs, retouch images, create sophisticated composites, and control brushes with your finger or Apple Pencil. No matter where you’ve created your design, it’s synced to the cloud, so you can always pick up exactly where you left off, with ease.

7-Day Free Trial and Paid Plans starting at $20.99/mo

Affinity Photo

Affinity Photo

Affinity Photo is part of a suite of apps including Affinity Designer, and Affinity Publisher, and it’s proving to be a serious competitor to Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. It’s an extremely versatile app for beginners doing quick edits, or for creative professionals needing speed, power, and precision to retouch photos, or do very complex photo editing and manipulation. One of the stand-out features is that it’s integrated across macOS, Windows and iOS.



inPixio (Photo Studio 10 for PC and Mac) allows professional or amateur photo editors to delete or cut out objects, create photomontages, retouch and optimize images. inPixio photo editor software is developed for ease of use, unlimited creative flexibility, and is highly intuitive, allowing for fast editing. Photo Studio 10 also includes a very cool 100% free Meme Generator, allowing you to create quick, funny memes with your own pictures! Download a demo version to try before you buy.

Photoscape X

Photoscape X

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. Filters and effects include applying film effect to get your own analogue feelings, applying light leak effect to turn out a boring and featureless photo into an astonishing photo.



Pixlr is a browser-based photo editor that features intuitive photo editing with AI-powered tools for professional edits. Pixlr can open almost any image format such as .psd (Photoshop), .pxd, .jpeg, .png (transparent), WebP, .svg and more. Choose from 2 editors, Advanced Pixlr 4 or Playful Pixlr X.

Free and Paid Plans starting at $8.99/mo


GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. GIMP offers Photoshop-like features making it a good alternative for graphic designers, photographers and illustrators.



Photopea is a free browser-based photo editor right that delivers intuitive photo editing tools for quick and professional results. Confidently edit a variety of formats with ease, such as .jpg, psd, .png, .gif, .tiff, .svg, .xd, .sketch, .pdf, .xcf, and raw. Changing colors is not a problem either. There are a number of filters and adjustments to create your own distinct style.


… Plus Another 19 Photo Editors

Best iPhone and Android Photo Editors

30 Best Photo Background Removal Tools

Have you ever found that perfect photo, but unfortunately the background sux? Fear not. You don’t have to resort to Photoshop to deep etch an image to remove it from the background. Now there are a number of websites that will do a good job of removing an object in a photo from the background in seconds. Results will vary depending on the contrast between the image and the background. Try them out.

21 Of The Best Photo Collage Making Websites

Below is a very handy list of the best online collage makers available to create that special graphic that sets it apart from all the rest.

26 Best Color Pickers, Tools and Palette Generators

When you’re browsing the web and you come across a color you really like, you can either import it into Photoshop (or similar), you can import that image into a browser or you can use an app or extension to hover with your cursor over a particular color  to find out what it is directly on your screen. The color codes will be displayed in RGB (such as rgb 173.10.0) and as a hex code (such as #d6847f) as well. I’ve listed below some of the best Color Pickers. (CE = Chrome Extension)

14 Best Image Compression and Optimization Websites

I’m sure you’ve heard of “Survival Of The Fittest”. Well on the internet now more than ever it’s all about “Survival Of The Fastest”. If your online store or blog pages are slow to load because of images with large file sizes, then you’re not going to survive, because people, in general, have very little patience these days and simply will not wait for slow websites to load. Therefore, you need to optimize all of the images on your online store, to give your customers and users the best and quickest User Experience possible. Below are some of my favorite Image Compression tools that compress, but don’t compromise of the quality of the image.

20 Best Image Resizing and Cropping Websites

Closely related to image compression, image resizing is very important when it comes to optimizing your images so that your web pages load as quickly as possible. There’s no need to spend money on software like Photoshop to do this because there are a number of free online tools that can resize your images for you. Below are just a few.

6 Image Converters

The websites below allows you to convert any image or photo from one file format to another, for example, or .png to .jpg or .eps to svg.

7 Black and White to AI Color Conversion Tools

Need to convert an old black and white photo to color, without it looking fake? Below is a list of some of the best black and white to color conversion tools that use Artificial Intelligence to make the conversion look realistic.

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