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Open Source Photo Editor Downloads

Robert Polubinski, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / January 23, 2013

Any application from this set is perfect to use if you need a powerful open source image editor. They enable you to create, view and manipulate image files. You can crop, rotate them, add effects, frames and borders, manipulate colors, etc.

Download solution synonyms: Edit Images with Open Source Program, Open Source Image Editor, Open Source Picture Editor

These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:

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GIMP
GIMP
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(696 votes)
Freeware

GIMP 2.6 is a versatile and free to use graphics manipulation program. GIMP is capable of make professional logos and buttons in just a few minutes. It uses a large number of dialogs to customize your work. Interface is highly customizable. It has excellent features like photo enhancement, fix perspective distortion and digital retouching techniques. GIMP is not a design suite but is free.

Pros:
  • Easy to understand.
  • Free to use.
Cons:
  • Not so complete as Photoshop.
  • Interface is not so easy to use.
  • Lacks of many tutorials.
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Paint.NET
Paint.NET
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(406 votes)
Freeware

Paint.NET is one of the best free image editors I've ever used. With this simple but powerful application, you will be able to create, design, restore, or retouch images, plus many other actions that are usually carried out by important image editors. Paint.NET works faster compared to other image editors, being very powerful and easy to use at the same time.

Pros:
  • There are many plugins to download from Forum website.
  • It Supports layers.
  • It opens and works faster than other image editors.
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Krita
Krita
Freeware

Krita is a creative sketching and painting application based on Calligra technology. If you want to create art paintings, cartoons, concept art or textures, Krita supports most graphics tablets out of the box. Modeled on existing real-world painting materials and workflows, Krita supports creative working by getting out of the way and with snappy response.

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