Table of contents:
- 1. Google Photos
- 2. Snapseed
- 3. Photoshop Express
- 4. Adobe Lightroom
- 5. VSCO
- 6. PicsArt
- 7. Pixlr
- 8. Fotor
- 9. TouchRetouch
- 10. Facetune2
- 11. Pixaloop
- 12. FaceApp
- 13. Prisma
- 14. Canva
2023 Author: Malcolm Clapton | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-05-22 06:26
Adjust colors, remove unnecessary objects, add effects, filters and more - all right on your mobile device.
1. Google Photos
If you need to quickly tweak the brightness, crop or rotate an image, or draw something over it, Google Photos is enough. Preinstalled on most Android devices, this app is great for simple edits. In addition, "Google Photos" allows you to sync pictures between different devices for free.
This photo editor, also developed by Google, does a great job with both simple and fast processing and advanced editing. You can adjust colors, correct perspective, rotate and crop images, add text, make spot edits, and more. Another advantage of Snapseed is the complete absence of subscriptions and in-app purchases.
3. Photoshop Express
The mobile version of Photoshop is inferior in capabilities to its desktop counterpart. But well optimized for easy post processing on a small screen. In the arsenal of the application there are various effects, filters, as well as tools for working with proportions, dimensions and perspective. The program allows you to add decorations such as frames, stickers and custom text to your pictures. In addition, Photoshop Express boasts support for RAW formats.
4. Adobe Lightroom
Another Adobe application, Lightroom, offers a much more advanced editor with numerous settings for color, light, and other image parameters. With a $ 5 / month subscription, you'll also get pinpoint and perspective tools and RAW support. The subscription also includes a convenient cross-platform gallery with cloud storage for photos.
The VSCO app has gained popularity thanks to a collection of really cool filters, albeit mostly paid ones. With their help, it is easy to transform even the most mediocre photo. The program also has a semblance of a social network, where users share their most successful shots, and curators constantly compose collections from which you can endlessly draw inspiration.
Multifunctional editor that can work with both photos and videos. Inside you will find tons of automated tools for retouching, cropping, rotating, reshaping images and creating collages. Plus, the editor has enough all kinds of decorative elements: templates, stickers, effects, filters, brushes and more. But to use them without restrictions, you need to subscribe. The cost is 299 rubles per month.
Pixlr combines basic photo correction capabilities with a rich set of different overlays, effects, templates and stickers. The app also has a handy collage maker. And the double exposure function allows you to blend multiple shots on the canvas, creating extraordinary photo mixes.
Pixlr Inmagine Lab
Fotor is a worthy alternative to the previous program. Here you will also find all the necessary tools for basic image processing. In addition, Fotor offers powerful collage maker functions and a variety of decorations, from photo frames to stickers.
Fotor Photo Editor & Photo Collage Everimaging Ltd.
This editor will come to the rescue if you need to quickly and efficiently remove everything unnecessary from the image: scratches and dents on captured objects, bystanders in the frame, and so on. The program is paid, but in its category it is one of the best.
TouchRetouch ADVA Soft
A must-have app for selfie lovers. With Facetune2, you can easily hide imperfections, whiten your teeth and even reshape your face. Each of these actions is performed in a couple of touches.
Facetune2, Photo by Lightricks Lightricks Ltd.
This unusual photo editor allows you to create cinemagraphs - animated pictures. Special tools will make water, fire, clouds and other objects in the frame move. With just a few minutes to learn the effects, you can create mesmerizing animations.
Motionleap by Lightricks Lightricks Ltd.
Even if you've never used FaceApp, you've probably heard of it anyway. Pictures with sharply "aged" or "sex-changed" celebrities have repeatedly flashed in the news and became memes thanks to this program. The fact is that FaceApp uses complex algorithms to very convincingly change the appearance of people in pictures. You can try this editor if you want to prank your friends or just have fun.
FaceApp - Selfie & Makeup Editor FaceApp Technology Ltd
Another viral application. Prisma is famous for its unusual filters. They qualitatively stylize pictures to match the work of famous artists or simply add very unusual visual effects to photographs. True, most filters are available for money.
Prisma Prisma Labs, Inc.
Canva empowers every user to feel like a designer. The program offers tons of templates, fonts, icons and other graphic elements that can turn your photos into stylish Stories or unusual posts. Many sources are available free of charge, others have to be paid for.
Canva: design, photos & videos Canva
This material was first published in August 2013. In June 2020, we updated the text.