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  • 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.

     

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    Freemium Windows Android iPhone Windows S Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • GIMPshop

    GIMPshop is essentially Gimp with some cosmetic changes. The Gimp’s menu structure and naming conventions are a constant source of frustration for users accustomed to Photoshop. gimpshop.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued
      "It has been five years, the software has stagnated (due in no small part to my becoming discouraged by this one profiteer who trumped me, stole much of my traffic and bumped my site down to the second result when you search for "Gimpshop"). I assumed the guy would just give it up as I sadly let the project stagnate, but that hasn't happened." | Source: http://ask.metafilter.com/144788/What-are-my-intellectual-property-rights-here
  • ExifTool

    ExifTool is a platform-independent Perl library plus a command-line application for reading, writing and editing meta information in a wide variety of files.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • FontBase

    FontBase is a blazing fast, beautiful and free font manager for professional designers. All the features of a paid font manager — for free. Works with thousands of fonts on every platform.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux

  • Mylio

    Easily gather, organize and protect all of your photos across all your devices. Use Mylio to rediscover, enjoy, and share your memories—anytime, anywhere.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Mischief

    Infinite Definition. Mischief uses a revolutionary new stroke representation. Get the richness of pixel-based brushes AND the scalability of vectors. Zoom in to any size and get a PERFECT edge. Export at ANY size and resolution.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Wine

    • Discontinued
      The company seems to have stopped the development of Mischief. Last Mac version, 2.1.5, was released in September 2016, and latest Windows version, 2.1.6, in October 2018 as a bug fix.
  • LazPaint

    Raster & vector graphic editor with many tools and filters, written in Lazarus (Free Pascal). Portable, 32bit (under 3mb) & 64bit (3.55mb) versions, ORA format & 16384x16384 image support. In app 3D import & rendering.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • PNGGauntlet

    -Combines PNGOUT, OptiPNG, and DeflOpt to create the smallest PNGs -No image quality is lost — only file size -Converts JPG, GIF, TIFF, and BMP files to PNG -Ultra-configurable PNGGauntlet is a .

     

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    Free Windows

  • Fontea

    Fontea is a free Photoshop plugin that gives you easy access to more than 700 Google Fonts.

     

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    Free Mac Windows Adobe Photoshop

    • Discontinued
      "We’d like to inform you that as of January 25, 2019, the Source Store and all products Made by Source have been terminated". See notice at https://madebysource.com/
  • RealWorld Paint

    RealWorld Paint is an free portable image/photo/animation editor. It supports layers with styles and can import and export Photoshop, GIMP and Paint.net images with layers.

     

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    Free Windows

    • Discontinued
      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2013.1, released in June 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • allSnap

    allSnap is a small system tray app that makes all top level windows automatically align like they do in programs such as Winamp or Photoshop. Note: only works up to Windows 7 at this time (and it is in beta).

     

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    Free Windows

    • Discontinued
      Was discontinued at the release of Windows 7 (2009).
  • Luminar

    New powerful photo editing station packed with over 300 useful tools and versatile features.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows

  • Fotografix

    In addition to being totally portable, Fotografix has a ridiculously small footprint. Its a 370Kb download and about 700Kb once extracted. Despite its size, most of the features I rely on in Photoshop are available.

     

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    Free Windows PortableApps.com

  • Instant Color Picker

    With Instant Color Picker (ICP), you can quickly pick colors from screen and store them. Pick colors from any part of your screen. Love that color? With Eye Dropper, you can pick colors from any part of the screen.

     

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    Free Windows

  • GB Studio

    A free and easy to use retro adventure game creator for your favourite handheld video game system.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • FastPictureViewer

    FastPictureViewer is an award-winning image viewer for the Windows platform, specifically Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP.

     

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    Freemium Windows

  • ColorMania

    An advanced color picker utility, created for web-designers, graphic artists and application developers. .

     

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    Free Windows

  • PhoXo

    PhoXo is small and free image editing application. It's tiny, fast, easy to use, can be treated as a mini PhotoShop.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows

  • Pictus

    Pictus is a fast, free image viewer that enables Windows to see thumbnails of supported formats, such as PSD. Give it a spin today! Pictus is a fast, free image viewer. It is designed to be small, fast and just totally sweet.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Windows Explorer

  • Digital Photo Professional

    Canon's Digital Photo Professional (DPP) is a powerful, free software application designed for editing, organizing, and processing Canon RAW files.

     

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    Free Mac Windows

  • Shape Collage

    Shape Collage is a free automatic photo collage maker that lets you create picture collages in any shape in less than a minute with just a few mouse clicks.

     

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    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • CSS3Ps

    CSS3Ps is a free, cloud based, photoshop plugin for converting layers to CSS3 styles.

     

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    Free Mac Windows Adobe Photoshop

  • xNormal

    xNormal is an application to generate normal / ambient occlusion / displacement maps. It can also project the texture of the highpoly model into the lowpoly mesh ( complete texture transfer, even with different topologies ).

     

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    Free Windows

  • JPEGsnoop

    JPEGsnoop is a detailed JPEG image decoder and analysis tool. It reports all image metadata and can even help identify if an image has been edited.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows