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  1. Acorn is a photo editor built for the rest of us. With a simple interface and tools for adding everything from text, shapes, and effects, you can make the perfect picture in seconds and minutes, not hours and days.
  2. Artweaver is a simple Freeware program for creative painting, i.e. Artweaver offers you all artistic effects which you need for your work.


  3. Prisma transforms your photos into artworks using the styles of famous artists: Munk, Picasso as well as world famous ornaments and patterns. A unique combination of neural networks and artificial intelligence helps you turn memorable moments into timeless art.
  4. ImageJ is a public domain, Java-based image processing program developed at the National Institutes of Health. ImageJ was designed with an open architecture that provides extensibility via Java plugins and recordable macros.
  5. Animation graphic editor easy to use - Powerful tool for spriting and pixel art.
  6. PixaFlux is a node based image processing application. PixaFlux creates and edits images in a non destructive way, using a node graph to organize the workflow without restrictions of size, position or color mode.
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
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    A Patch for GIMP 2.10+ for Photoshop Users.
  7. Fast Picture Viewer with compact UI that can be hidden. Features image effects, galleries, EXIF, Image compression and more. The application can automatically adjusts itself to your screen. Clean, free, fast. No bloated UI. No annoying pop-ups.
  8. Create elaborate, finished illustrations with easy and intuitive touch controls. Send your artwork as layered files to Adobe Illustrator or as flat images to Adobe Photoshop .
  9. Part of the Adobe Creative Cloud Express suite, Spark Post is the fun and fast way to create stunning graphics for all occasions. Get started in seconds with professionally designed, eye-catching templates you can tweak in simple steps.
  10. Remember the good old 2D games and their beautiful sprites? With Piskel you can create your own in a few clicks.
  11. Seashore is an open source image editor for Mac OS. It features gradients, textures and anti-aliasing for both text and brush strokes. It supports multiple layers and alpha channel editing. It is based around the GIMPs technology and uses the same native file format.
  12. XnResize is a fast, powerful and free cross-platform image resizer.
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    Xfig is an interactive drawing tool which runs under X Window System Version 11 Release 4 (X11R4) or later, on most UNIX-compatible platforms, and e.g. under Darwin on the MacIntosh and any X server under Microsoft Windows.
  13. Microsofts professional illustration vector and raster graphic design tool for web images. More oriented towards editing web graphics and creating XAML rather than print graphics.

    Discontinued

    No longer developed, but now available as a free download from the Microsoft Download Center.