Marius Patrascu, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / January 14, 2013
Programs of this type allow you to apply brightness correction to the image you choose. In addition to this, you can adjust shadows, highlights, saturation and some of them can even fix red eyes, distortion etc. It is almost impossible to find an application that only edits brightness, you have to find this tool in image editing programs.
These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:
This is a simple and intuitive image editor that allows you to apply several effects, filters, and adjustments to your photos. The program is very lightweight and you can download and install it in just a couple of minutes. This tool is free for personal use, but you need to buy a license and register the program at a cost of $29.95 if you want to use it for commercial purposes.
PhotoPad Image Editor is a program that allow to edit digital photos. This program can load images in the most popular formats. It has tools that will allow you to crop, rotate, resize and flip those images. The program can work with images already saved in any of your drives, but you can also use it to acquire images from a scanner or a web camera.
This application can help you edit your photos. In my opinion, one of the main assets of this program is its attractive interface, thoroughly designed in dark colors. Moreover, although it may take some time before you grasp all its intricacies, you will be using it without any difficulty in the end.
Photo! Editor is an image editing and enhancing tool designed for digital photography. Photo! Editor offers a wide range of tools and features that can get your raw photos ready to the publishing or sharing. You can use special effects, denoise and red eye effect removal tools to enhance your camera pictures. Photo! Editor supports all the popular image formats, like JPG, BMP, PNG, GIF and TIFF.
Advanced JPEG Compressor is a photo-editing tool, which allows you to edit and correct images across a wide array of parameters, as well as to convert image files into the JPEG format. Thus, you are able to remove red-eye effects, add watermarks, rotate images, or adjust them by changing their color, brightness, contrast, etc.
Corel PhotoImpact X3 helps you make the most of your digital images providing you with three powerful and easy-to-use tools: - A complete management suite to keep your collection organized. - A comprehensive photo editor for both novices and experts. - An extensive collection of presentation options to boost your creativity.
Adebis Photo Editor is an easy to use program that can help you correct problems in your images. Not only allowing you to restore the colors of your old photos, it can also modify the exposure, the color temperature, the brightness, the saturation, fix red eyes, and even fix any distortion.
Photo Sphere is a photo editing tool that allows you to edit your images very easily. The program offers a whole set of drawing tools, among which you will find lines, arrows, rectangles, circles, and colors. You also will be able to add text, resize, rotate, mirror, invert images, as well as adjust brightness, contrast, and color, among other things.
PhotoTune is a photo enhancement tool that can help you improve the quality of your images in a few simple steps. The first thing to do is to select an image. Then, you will be asked whether you wish to adjust the dynamic range; that is the contrast of the image. In all the steps you will be shown both the original and an adjusted version and you can preview the changes as you apply them.
Color Pilot makes it possible to edit our digital or printed images. Only basic computing skills are required because the whole process is of the simplest kind, allowing even an inexperienced user to improve the color of his/her photos. It is possible to add images with the following formats: BMP/JPG/TIF/PNG/PSD/PCX anywhere within our computer, removable, or external compatible TWAIN devices.
Firegraphic is a multi-purpose graphics tool. It is useful especially for professionals that need to manage their photo collections, but also perform some basic photo editing actions. In addition to photo tools, this application also includes a multimedia player that can be used for listening to music or watching movies.
Corel PaintShop Photo Pro X3 is a complete program to edit photos. It offers a wide variety of tools to improve your digital photos. It also includes a subprogram called "Express Lab" with Smart Photo Fix feature that allows you to adjust the brightness, shadows, highlights and saturation of the selected image. It allows you to remove color casts and sampling points.
Vitascene is a smart program that allows to add presets to your images. With this program you can add to your images a series of effects such as glitter, glow, blur, mask, texture and many others. All the effects can be adjusted. For every image effect you are allowed to adjust the composite, gradient, opacity, brightness, contrast, saturation, hue and gamma.
ArcSoft PhotoStudio is a powerful yet easy to use photo editing application that allows you to manage, enhance, print, and get creative with digital photos in a few steps. This incredible software features an array of advanced tools, filters and special effects to enhance all your photos.
Helicon Filter is a powerful photo editor that serves many purposes: image retouching, photo enhancement, digital photo processing, etc. It is recommended for professional photo editors, as well as for digital photographers. It includes a wide array of tools that will take you through all the necessary steps of digital photo processing.