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Art Effect is described as 'ArtEffect 4 offers many new functions, and most parts have been reworked. The most noticable features are: heavily improved layers, indexed colors, improved color ranges, new filters and many optimizations' and is a Image Editor in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Art Effect for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Android, Linux and Adobe Photoshop. The best alternative is GIMP, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Art Effect are Adobe Photoshop, Glimpse Image Editor, Ashampoo® Photo Optimizer and XGimp.

Art Effect alternatives are mainly Image Editors but may also be Photo Editors or Digital Painting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Art Effect.
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ArtEffect 4 offers many new functions, and most parts have been reworked. The most noticable features are: heavily improved...

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  1. GIMP icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • Snapcraft
    • Haiku
    • AmigaOS
    • Android Tablet

    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.

  2. Adobe Photoshop is a raster graphics editor developed and published by Adobe Inc. for Windows and macOS. It was originally created in 1988 by Thomas and John Knoll.


  3. Glimpse is an open source image editor based on the GNU Image Manipulation Program. The goal is to experiment with new ideas and expand the use of free software.


    The Glimpse editor has been discontinuedSource:

  4. Ashampoo®  Photo Optimizer icon

    Ashampoo® Photo Optimizer

    • Windows

    Ashampoo Photo Optimizer 8 enhances your photos at the click of a button! The program fully automatically adjusts colors, contrasts and exposure settings to perfection for individual images or entire collections.

  5. XGimp icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    XGimp is an adaptation for iPhone and iPad of the app GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation), which is a freely distributed program for tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring


  6. Franzis Color projects icon

    Franzis Color projects

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Adobe Photoshop
    • Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

    COLOR projects is your reliable partner to develop enduring images as quickly as possible and with the least stress

  7. RealWorld Photos icon

    RealWorld Photos

    • Windows

    RealWorld Photos is an free portable photo editor for Windows. Retouch photographs and batch process images in an easy-to-use editor. Perform lossless retouching, watermarking and other operations on .jpg images.

  8. WidsMob Retoucher icon

    WidsMob Retoucher

    • Mac

    WidsMob Retoucher is an excellent photo retouching program, which is able to reduce image noise, portrait retoucher, film pack, adjust effects, fish eye effects, vignetting and more other features to photos with ease.

    add artistic photo effects
  9. AIpix icon


    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    AIpix is an AI-based online image editor, convenient and easy to use. You can remove background and delete objects from image.

  10. Artipic is a multi-platform image editing system that allows you to quickly and easily

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