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  • 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.

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

  • Picasa

    Picasa is a software download from Google, that helps you organize, edit, and share your photos. The local application usage and the online storage up to 1 GB is free, and it is easy to use. The online version is called Picasa Web Albums.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Wine

    • Discontinued Google retired Picasa in favor of https://alternativeto.net/software/google-photos/ .
  • Inkscape

    An Open Source vector graphics editor, with capabilities similar to Illustrator, CorelDraw, or Xara X, using the W3C standard Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file format.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com X11 MacPorts XQuartz

  • JDownloader

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or Megaupload.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Clean, adware free installers are available here: https://board.jdownloader.org/showthread.php?t=54725
  • Blender

    Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS MorphOS

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    DownThemAll

    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use Mozilla Firefox extension that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Pale Moon Firefox

    • Discontinued The extension is currently not working on Firefox 57. The developer is working on a WebExtension, but it will be ready in December 2017 at least: http://www.downthemall.net/delays/
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    Krita

    Krita is a complete creative sketching and painting application with advanced, commercial quality features. It's free, open-source and available across all major desktop platforms.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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    Discord

    All-in-one voice, video and text chat for gamers that’s free, secure, and works on both your desktop and phone.

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone BSD FreeBSD

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    Pencil Project

    Pencil is a standalone app or Firefox extension that lets you create diagrams or UI mockups. It doesn't have collaboration/multi-user features.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com Electron / Atom Shell Firefox

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    Imgur

    Imgur is a free and simple image hosting service with image editing feature. Signup is optional. Imgur is pronounced like image-er; imager. The maximum non-animated file size you can upload is 10MB.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone BSD Wordpress ... Firefox

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    MyPaint

    MyPaint is a fast, distraction-free, and easy painting tool for digital artists. It supports graphics tablets made by Wacom, and many similar devices.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

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    Scribus

    Scribus is a desktop publishing (DTP) application. Scribus is designed for flexible layout and typesetting, and the ability to prepare files for professional quality image setting equipment.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku

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    Shutter

    Shutter is a feature-rich screenshot program.

    Free Open Source Linux

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    XnView MP

    XnViewMP is a free software to view, organise, convert graphics and photos files or to create slide show, contact sheet, HTML pages.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux

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    Godot Engine

    Godot is a fully featured, open source, MIT licensed game engine. It focuses on having great tools, and a visual oriented workflow that can export to PC, Mobile and Web platforms.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Haiku FreeBSD

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    LibreOffice - Draw

    Draw lets you produce anything from a quick sketch to a complex plan, and gives you the means to communicate with graphics and diagrams.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

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    Pinta

    Pinta is a free, open source drawing/editing program modeled after Paint.NET . Its goal is to provide users with a simple yet powerful way to draw and manipulate images on Linux, Mac, and Windows.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Mono

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    digiKam

    digiKam is an advanced digital photo management application for linux/KDE, which makes importing and organizing digital photos a "snap".

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD KDE Qt

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    Sweet Home 3D

    Sweet Home 3D is a free interior design Java application that helps you draw the plan of your house, arrange furniture on it and visit the results in 3D.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web Solaris

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    FreeCAD

    FreeCAD is a general purpose parametric 3D CAD modeler. The development is completely Open Source (LGPL License).

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Shotwell

    Shotwell is an open source photo organizer designed for the GNOME desktop environment. Features Import photos from folders or from any digital camera supported by gPhoto.

    Free Open Source Linux

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    Freeplane

    Freeplane is a powerful and free software for building mind maps. It is a redesigned version of the well known FreeMind , and is created by one of FreeMind's key developers.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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    OpenGL

    OpenGL is the premier environment for developing portable, interactive 2D and 3D graphics applications.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone BSD Haiku

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    Minus

    Minus lets you upload and share photos, videos and files easily. You can access and download your existing files from your Minus account and publish to your Minus profile and more. Supports HTTPS.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone ... iPad Chrome Firefox

    • Discontinued The official website and the apps are no longer available.
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    4Shared

    4Shared is a large online storage facility where Internet users store their text, audio, video, photo, and other files and share them, if they wish, with other people. It is easy, handy, and free! 15GB storage for the free account.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone S60 Blackberry ... iPad