Image Software

There is a wide variety of image editing and publishing tools available. Included here are many excellent free and low cost options.

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GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free, cross-platform image editor available for Linux, OS X, Windows, and more. GIMP can be used by graphic designers, photographers, illustrators,…  learn more

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GIMP vs Photoshop

This video takes a quick look at the pros and cons of both Photoshop and GIMP. And good news! GIMP version 2.8, mentioned in the video, is now…  learn more

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Pixlr, among other things, has simple and advanced photo editors you can use right on your web browser. They also make cell phone apps and desktop versions available…  learn more

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The Adobe Options

Adobe Photoshop has been the gold standard for photo editing and manipulation, with a price to match. This link looks at the various Photoshop and Photoshop Elements offerings…  learn more

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PaintShop Pro

A good alternative to Photoshop is Corel's PaintShop Pro. While not the gold standard, it provides many of the same features and can be easier for schools to…  learn more

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Paint.NET is a free(!) image and photo editing program for Windows PCs. While not as "feature rich" as PhotoShop, it does a great job and loads faster than…  learn more

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Shape Collage - Automatic Photo Collage Maker

Shape Collage is the only collage maker that: optimally arranges photos creates collages in different shapes can handle thousands of photos generates super high-resolution images (up to 200…  learn more