Victoria Nelson, Editor / Informer Technologies, Inc. / November 09, 2013
This set includes some tools that can be used for editing PNG image files. PNG is a raster graphics format that uses lossless data compression. These applications offer a wide range of editing tools and effects that you may use to enhance your images.
These programs can help you with what you're intending to do:
Photoshop is the best tool from Adobe; it is well known and extensively used by graphic designers, web designers, photographers…, anyone working with images. Photoshop is the standard in image editing - its influence is in dictionaries, in the popular culture, everywhere, because when you think of image editing, you immediately think Photoshop.
Photoscape is a free basic photo editor whose range of tools includes batch editor, animated GIF creator, RAW converter, images combiner and so on. “Basis” is the key word when describing the application as you won’t find any sophisticated features in it but if one of the main things you are looking for in a photo editor is simple and easy-to-use interface, it looks like a nice thing.
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite is one of the most popular packages of illustration and imaging tools. With the help of this program designers can create characters, logos, shapes and many other graphic objects. The suite is often used for print and Web design as well. CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X6 includes several tools to help designers create their own graphics.
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.
Though some consider PhotoFiltre nothing but a strip-down version of PhotoFiltre Studio, this photo retouching tool offers you a wide range of features to correct, enhance, and improve your photographs. From standard adjustment tools to artistic effects and from masques to transparencies, this program offers more functionality than what you would normally expect from a free retouching tool.
Magic Photo Editor is an image editing tool that enables you to add one or several photos over a background picture. This way, you are able to create original cards out of your personal photos. Working with this tool is a child's play, meaning that you will both find it easy to use and experience great fun.
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.
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.
Zoner Photo Studio is a very powerful, feature-rich and comprehensive photo management tool that lets you view, organize, edit, and share your photos. It’s a complete application that offers a solution for every step and every aspect of one’s work with photos.
PhotoInstrument is a handy photo editor that allows you to retouch your photos, enhancing them with a professional look. Among the tasks it allows you to perform with your photos are skin cleaning, object removal, color improvement, and red-eye correction, among others. PhotoInstrument includes a series of illustrative video tutorials that help you understand how it works in just a few minutes.
AVS Image Converter is an easy-to-use program that proves to be of good use when it comes to converting pictures to other image formats, enhancing photos or personalizing images. This application helps you prepare your photos for the creation of a personal collage or work slideshow without requiring much image editing experience whatsoever.
Photo Pos Pro is the ultimate tool kit with professional capabilities and finesse to fulfill all your digital image editing, viewing, and sharing needs. This easy-to-use tool with its lengthy list of capabilities to work with your digital images stands as a peer in the crowd. The tool is quite simple and free from a complicated interface unlike other similar tools.
Photo-Brush is a professional photo editor that includes multiple options and tools to enhance your photos in a simple way. It includes all the common tools including Hue/Sat/Luma, Cloning, Sharpening, etc. and plenty professional tools like Barrel-Pincushion, Chromatic Aberration, Perspective Correction, to name but a few.
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.
MAGIX Xtreme Photo Designer is a powerful yet easy to use application that allows you to edit your photos quickly and precisely. This incredible program offers a comprehensive set of tools that enables you to edit your pictures and assists in transforming your photo ideas into reality.
Photo Makeup Editor is a simple and easy-to-use image editor designed to help you apply various makeup tricks to your favorite portraits. Besides, it comes with some useful enhancing and retouching tools that you can use to cover wrinkles, spots, and other skin blemishes. For advanced retouching, you can make use of its virtual “plastic surgery" tool.
Focus Photoeditor is a full-featured, pro-like image editor with support for all the most widely used image file types and more than a hundred RAW formats. This versatile tool can be used not only to apply a wide array of correction algorithms to your photographs, but also to unleash your creativity by drawing, painting, and composing new images thanks to its layer support.
Photo Art Studio is a simple image enhancer suitable for all types of users, though clearly aimed at those who enjoy one-click adjustments rather than cryptic editing functions. You are offered a wide variety of templates to frame and embellish your favorite shots, as well as simple editing tools (referred to as effects and filters) to perform minor lighting and exposure corrections.
Pos Free Photo Editor is a simple-to-use yet pretty comprehensive tool that lets you enhance photos by applying various effects and filters to them. It lets you modify parameters such as the brightness, the contrast or the saturation of a photo, as well as quickly and easily apply a large variety of effects and filters to the image.
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.