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I need free editing photo software for my laptop?

Postby bearfrods » Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:08 am

so i got a friend who edits pics and would quite like a go but i dont want to use tumblr as i dont like it plz help
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Postby ianganderton » Sat Jan 07, 2012 8:47 am

I use picasa and get on with it more than fine. For more advanced editing there is GIMP but it's not fantastically user friendly
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Postby Lorride » Sat Jan 07, 2012 3:06 pm

Try Zoner, I use it as an organizer and previewer cause it's fast, supports most raw formats and is free.

It has an editor as well, decent for simple tasks.

http://www.zoner.com/
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Re: I need free editing photo software for my laptop?

Postby DarkSoul » Tue Apr 10, 2012 1:19 pm

There are a lot programs available for free to edit your photos. GIMP is very nice for processing your photos and it has many functions but you'll need a while till you know how to use it effectively. NeatImage is also available for free and it does a very good job in noise reduction (note: free version is limited to jpg). Another nice program is photoscape which is very easy to use but you are very limited in what you can do. I use it mainly for the bloom effect if I'm too lazy to create a similar effect with gimp.
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Re: I need free editing photo software for my laptop?

Postby dingo27mobile » Sun Apr 22, 2012 5:25 pm

Picasa or gimp will do, same as software canon gives with their cameras.

for basic editing irfan view is also a good program, which i use daily. (cropping, color corrections...)
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Re: I need free editing photo software for my laptop?

Postby hurtlocker1 » Fri May 25, 2012 10:50 pm

GIMP...very good
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Re: I need free editing photo software for my laptop?

Postby dingo27mobile » Fri Jun 08, 2012 4:52 pm

I am now trying that zoner software, if that non-destructive editing - meaning it will not touch images, like picasa?
I'm new to DSLR's, so please be patient and take my opinions with reserve. Thank you : ) Yes, i am Canon man.
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