Alternatives to Polarr for all platforms with any license

  • GIMP icon

    GIMP

    GIMP is a free program for such photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. Essentially it's the closest thing to Photoshop you can get for free.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS Xfce

  • Adobe Photoshop icon

    Adobe Photoshop

    Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe Systems for Windows and OS X.

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom icon

    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

    Adobe Photoshop Lightroom answers the digital photographer’s call for a workflow application that allows photographers to quickly work with raw format images. With Lightroom you can manage all of your photographs; showcase them in...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

  • Autodesk Pixlr icon

    Autodesk Pixlr

    Pixlr® makes it easy to transform everyday images into stunning works of art.

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • RawTherapee icon

    RawTherapee

    RawTherapee is a free RAW converter and digital photo processing software. All changes can be applied and batch processed at a convenient time.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • Photoscape icon

    Photoscape

    Free, but very high quality photo editing software, that enables you to fix and enhance photos.

    Freemium Mac Windows

  • Darktable icon

    Darktable

    darktable is a virtual lighttable and darkroom for photographers: it manages your digital negatives in a database and lets you view them through a zoomable lighttable. it also enables you to develop raw images and enhance them. ...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

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    ACDSee

    ACDSee, ACDSee Pro and ACDSee Ultimate are image organizer, viewer, and RAW / image editor programs for Microsoft Windows and Mac OS X, developed by ACD Systems International Inc.

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

  • Adobe Photoshop Express icon

    Adobe Photoshop Express

    Edit, share, and upload photos on-the-go, or access your entire online photo library with a finger-flick using Adobe Photoshop Express for iPhone, iPad and Android. We‘ve got your back(up): Upload photos and videos from...

    Freemium Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • Fotor icon

    Fotor

    Get ready to take your photos where no photo has gone before with Fotor. Some photos deserve special attention on a full screen. Fotor’s powerful desktop photo editor is the real deal and it has all the tools you need to make...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Windows RT Windows Phone Kindle Fire

  • Corel PaintShop Pro icon

    Corel PaintShop Pro

    PaintShop Pro is a photo editor with additional organizing capabilities, including keyword tags, auto sorting and facial recognition.

    Commercial Windows

  • Photoline icon

    Photoline

    Photoline is a professional image editor which offers creatives a mostly non-destructive workflow for 8/16/32bpc image processing and compositing in RGB, CMYK, and Lab modes. Full vector editing, DTP features, and a HSV/HIS...

    Commercial Mac Windows

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    GimPhoto

    GimPhoto is GIMP binary hacked to emulate Adobe Photoshop gui. with new menu layout, great selection of plugins, and many additional resources for more professional look and feel as digital photo retouching and image editing...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    photivo

    Photivo is a multi platform photo processor for RAW and bitmap images with 16 bit precision. Photivo tries to give the user as much control as possible to express his creativity and to allow flexible adjustments for the various needs...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GIMP

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    Photopea

    Photopea is an online photo editor, which can open, edit and save PSD and XCF - Photoshop and Gimp files. You can convert between PSD, XCF, JPG, PNG and many other formats. .

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android Chrome OS

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    UFRaw

    UFRaw (which stands for Unidentified Flying Raw) is an application which can read and manipulate photographs in raw image formats, as created by many digital cameras. UFRaw is available both as a stand-alone utility and as a GIMP...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux GIMP

  • Photo Raster icon

    Photo Raster

    The Photo Raster is online photo editor with advanced features for photo editing and painting. The Photo Raster is powered by WebGL technology which provides performance never seen before in online applications. FEATURES ...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    CrackArt

    CrackArt is a free open source 3D paint and texturing application that includes Texture Painting, Texture Baking, Procedural Materials and Textures, and much more. CrackArt is available under the ZLib license. CrackArt features a...

    Open Source Windows

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  • Pixelitor icon

    Pixelitor

    Pixelitor is a cross-platform raster graphics editor written in Java. It supports image filters, drawing, layers, multiple undo, etc. Currently its main strength lies in the more than 70 image filters and color adjustments, some of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    ArcSoft PhotoStudio

    Use ArcSoft PhotoStudio to enhance and edit all of your digital photos.ArcSoft PhotoStudio is powerful photo editing software featuring an array of advanced tools, filters and special effects inside a very friendly user interface....

    Commercial Mac Windows

    • Discontinued App unavailable at official site, with no valid, official download links.
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    Project DogWaffle

    Project Dogwaffle lets you be creative without the fear of mom or wifey yelling at you because you messed up your clothes again. No sudden spills, no funny fumes. You can paint, erase it, and try again, and again, and again...... ...

    Freemium Windows

  • PaintStar icon

    PaintStar

    PaintStar is a versatile digital image processing software suitable for such tasks as retouching of photographs, composing and authoring images, image morphing, screen capture, and displaying image thumbnail in Windows Explorer...

    Free Windows

  • Picozu icon

    Picozu

    Picozu Editor is a drawing and photo retouching application built on Javascript, HTML 5 and CSS3. Make sure you use a modern browser if you want to play with it. The aim of Picozu is to support brushes, filters, dynamic windows...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • SharpShot icon

    SharpShot

    SharpShot is a multi-platform picture editing software. It is meant for people who think Adobe Photoshop or GIMP are too cumbersome for everyday picture editing, while other simpler software like...

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Amazon Paint icon

    Amazon Paint

    Amazon Paint, the industry standard paint system, has been used on such films as Shrek, Moulin Rouge, Monsters Inc, The Matrix, Titanic, The Fifth Element, and Starship Troopers. With an extensive palette of tools in addition to the...

    Commercial Linux

    • Discontinued The last version, 3.5, was released in May 2002.
  • piZap icon

    piZap

    Free online photo editing software.

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Facebook

  • Ribbet! icon

    Ribbet!

    Once upon a time, serious photo editing was left to graphic designers. Professional software packages like Photoshop are powerful, but very expensive and so complex that courses run into thousands of dollars and years of study. In...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • FreePhotoEditor.Tech icon

    FreePhotoEditor.Tech

    Free photo editor online, you can manipulate your image such as crop, resize, rotate, light adjustment, color adjustment and image filter.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Blacksmith3D icon

    Blacksmith3D

    Paint in 3d across texture seams with ease. Choose from clone & projection tools, paint from a photo resource, make seamless tiles, sculpt existing models with chisels or hammers or make new morphs, .

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Inspire Pro icon

    Inspire Pro

    Inspire Pro delivers an incredibly fast and realistic painting, drawing and sketching experience that you can take with you wherever you go and use whenever inspiration strikes.

    Freemium iPhone

  • MAGIX Photo Designer icon

    MAGIX Photo Designer

    Optimize your digital pictures the way you usually do: adjust color and brightness, correct image sharpness and lighten precisely defined areas. With just a few clicks, you can crop, rotate, mirror, and edit your photos in detail. You...

    Free Windows Linux Wine

    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, v7, released in 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.
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    iPiccy

    iPiccy is an online photo editor with tons of powerful features to make your images beautiful. It takes commercial quality editing tools and wraps them in a simple and intuitive interface that makes editing as fast as possible...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud

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    CodedColor PhotoStudio

    CodedColor PhotoStudio by 1STEIN is a Windows photo viewer and editor to organize, edit, resize, reformat, correct, compare, sort, watermark, annotate and print digital images, and to edit EXIF and IPTC data in digital photos. You can...

    Freemium Windows

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Polarr Comments

No Raw

Negative Comment by Ers
about Polarr Nov 2016

Doesn't appear to do file management or support RAW under the windows version

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Great tool!

Positive Comment by Zeusin
about Polarr Oct 2014

Really sleek and easy to use.
Love the "Feeling lucky" feature.
And the lookbook is a fun feature as well.

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