Helicon Filter Alternatives

    Helicon Filter is described as 'complete photo editing solution for the digital photographer' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Helicon Filter for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, iPhone and Android. The best alternative is GIMP, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Helicon Filter are Adobe Photoshop (Paid), Paint.NET (Free Personal), Pixlr (Freemium) and Photoscape (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 28, 2021

    1. 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.
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    2. Adobe Photoshop is the commercial image editor that set the standard in creative illustration and design work with a sophisticated, layer-based workflow and robust, professional feature set.
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    3. Paint.net is a free and very capable image editing software for Windows. Great alternative to Photoshop for people that do not need all the stuff PS offers.
    4. Pixlr® makes it easy to transform everyday images into stunning works of art. Whether you’re applying a quick fix to your photos or adding your personal touch with effects, overlays, or borders, Pixlr has everything you need to make your moments beautiful.
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    5. PhotoScape is a fun and easy photo editing software that enables you to fix and enhance photos.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
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      • Online
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      • Chrome OS
      • Windows S
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      From high-precision light and color tools, to advanced clarity and dehaze settings, to the ability to create and save your own filters. Polarr is the ideal photo editor for bloggers, students, and photo professionals alike.
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    6. 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.

      Discontinued

      The Glimpse editor has been discontinued

      Source: https://glimpse-editor.org/posts/a-project-on-hiatus/

    7. 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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    8. FireAlpaca is the image editor that can be used readily and easily. We made it possible to provide the completely free download, in order for our products to be experienced by more users from all over the world. It is available for both Mac and Windows users!
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
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      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
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      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      With PicsArt, you can transform your photos into works of art using dynamic creative tools—all with the tip of your finger and all while being discovered by a global community of creatives.
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