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    RawTherapee Alternatives

    RawTherapee is described as 'free RAW converter and digital photo processing software. All changes can be applied and batch processed at a convenient time' and is a very popular raw photo processor in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 25 alternatives to RawTherapee for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is digiKam, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like RawTherapee are darktable, Adobe Lightroom, Shotwell and Polarr.

    RawTherapee is mainly a Raw Photo Processor but alternatives to it may also be Photo Managers or Photo Editors. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of RawTherapee.
    This page was last updated Mar 28, 2022
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    RawTherapee is a free RAW converter and digital photo processing software. All changes can be applied and batch processed...
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    1. digiKam is an advanced digital photo management application which makes importing and organizing digital photos a "snap". The photos are organized in albums which can be sorted chronologically, by folder layout or by custom collections.
    2. darktable is a virtual lighttable and darkroom for photographers: it manages your digital negatives in a database and lets you view them through a zoomable lighttable. it also enables you to develop raw images and enhance them.
      Almost everyone thinks darktable is a great alternative to RawTherapee.

    3. Create incredible photos anywhere with all-new Lightroom CC and 1 TB of cloud storage. Get powerful editing features on any device in a new, easy-to-use interface.
    4. Shotwell is an open source photo organizer designed for the GNOME desktop environment.
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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.

    5. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic is a desktop-based commercial photo processor and image organizer.
    6. ART, a free, open-source, cross-platform raw image processing program. ART is a derivative of the popular .
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      nrwd RawTherapee but less complicated and more intuitive.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      The modules are slightly different and easier to use.
      Positive comment 9 months ago

    7. Fotor is a online picture editor and graphic designer, allowing you to use online photo editing tools, such as add filters, frames, text, stickers and effects…and apply design tools to make creative photo designs and graphics.
    8. Capture One is a leading raw converter and workflow software which enables photographers to reduce the time and effort required to deliver astounding ready-to-use images with excellent color and detail.
    9. Corel AfterShot Pro is fast, flexible digital photography workflow software that combines powerful photo management, advanced non-destructive editing and complete RAW processing.
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