Top free and paid Adobe Photoshop alternatives

Photoshop is so pervasive nowadays that, similar to Google, it has turned into a verb, so 'to Photoshop' has wound up noticeably shorthand for altering a picture. This may give the feeling that Adobe has the market sewn up with its Creative Cloud bundles – however that is not really the situation. 

Best Photoshop alternatives 


GIMP is a free and open-source raster graphics editor used for image retouching and editing, free-form drawing, converting between different image formats, and more specialized tasks.
  • Platform: Linux, Windows, Mac 
  • Price: Free

Image result for what is gimp software

2) Pixelmator Pro

Pixelmator Pro is a powerful, beautiful, and easy to use image editor packed full of innovations
  • Platform: Mac 
  • Price: $59.99
Image result for Pixelmator Pro

3) Pixlr

Pixlr Editor is a robust browser photo editor, for all your editing needs. Have full control over your images, including layers and effects.
  • Platform: iOS, Android, web app 
  • Price: Free
Image result for Pixlr


Paint.NET is free image and photo editing software for computers that run Windows.
  • Platform: Windows 
  • Price: Free
Image result for

5) SumoPaint

Browser based online image editor and drawing application. Community and sharing features for registered users. Requires Flash.
  • Platform: Browser or iPad 
  • Price: Free (basic), $4/mo (Pro)
Image result for SumoPaint

Related article:  15 Fabulous Alternatives to Bootstrap, Foundation and Skeleton


Popular posts from this blog

LAN (Local Area Network) Messenger for Windows, Android and iOS

Peer to Peer (P2P) Messenger software

How to use LAN messenger for Internal Team Chat