Graphics Editors

Updated 21 Jun 2011
Adobe Photoshop Free
Adobe Photoshop 6.0 is a powerful photo editing suite with some legacy features available in this free trial version as an alternative to Photoshop CC or CS4/CS5/CS6: Photoshop version 6 is an older version of the world-famous picture and photo editing software which is hands-down, the best graphics application on the market today.
46.1MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Adobe Photoshop CS2
Editor's Note: Adobe has strangely released the CS2 Suite as a defacto freeware product.
340 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Paint Shop Pro
Low-cost alternative for photo editing: Paintshop Pro is one of the easiest and most flexible and affordable image editing suites.
326.05 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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CorelDRAW
Legacy version of a popular graphics editing program with support for photos, web graphics, drawing and various other tools by Corel: What is CorelDRAW?
499.46 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Adobe Photoshop CS6
Award-winning image editing suite with professional digital imaging tools, effects, filters and plug-in support powered by the Mercury Graphics Engine: Note: Adobe Photoshop CS6 trial is currently only available with Adobe's download assistant (an installer and download manager).
2.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPTrial
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Adobe Photoshop 8 CS
A free trial download of Adobe Photoshop CS: If you haven't tried Photoshop yet, this is the perfect opportunity to give it a try and find out why 'to photoshop' has become a verb in most English-speakers' minds.
152 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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ACDSee
Professional photo organizer and editor: ACDSee is a professional tool to organize photos.
71.77 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Adobe Photoshop CC
Photo editing suite to enhance your photos and designs with Photoshop with a complete set of tools including RAW processing and photo manipulation: The definitive photo editing application in the world, Adobe Photoshop CC is a continuation of the previous editions of Adobe's product, namely CS6, CS5, CS4 and so on.
1.3 GB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree Trial
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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic
Excellent image enhancement and processing software that has image editing features, photo process workflow, presets and profiles for major makes and models of camera including cell phones: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Classic is an excellent, if not the best RAW image processor and workflow application for photographers.
2.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPTrial
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GIMP
GIMP is an open-source and free Photoshop alternative (for Windows): GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free software raster graphics editor.
19.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Tux Paint
A free painting program, especially designed for young children: If you want to provide your child with a little bit of fun and perhaps introduce them to using a PC, then Tux Paint is the perfect program.
1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
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Helicon Focus
Professional photo editing: Helicon Filter 5 is a photo editing software for digital photographers.
40.64 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Paint.NET
A highly successful and popular freeware image editor with tons of different applicable uses: Paint.
3.6 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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PhotoScape
Fun photo editing software with tools for photo enhancements and repairs: An extremely popular and feature-rich image editor: PhotoScape's claim to fame is its amazing list of great features, ease of use and extremely cool effects it can apply to a range of different image formats.
16.52 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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HeliosPaint
Freeware picture editing software: Annoyed by the extremely slow development of MS Paint?
0.15 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Inkscape
A highly recommended freeware vector graphics editor that's packed to the brim with features to edit objects, work with layers and activate effects: Inkscape is a very powerful vector graphics editing application which creates vector graphics without much need for an advanced graphics artists to take control of the controls.
35.44 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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RawTherapee
High- and mid-range cameras often take pictures in the RAW format.
17.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Corel Paint Shop Pro
Corel Paint Shop Pro X delivers a complete set of photo editing tools to help you create professional-looking photos fast!
326.05 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Adobe Camera Raw
The Camera Raw functionality in Adobe Photoshop software provides fast and easy access within Photoshop to the "raw" image formats produced by many leading professional and mid-range digital cameras.
69.83 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Adobe InDesign
Adobe InDesign is a professional publishing design tool which has been around for quite a while but recently improved to support newer generation devices such as iPads and other portable tablet PCs.
717.0 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPShareware
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CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X8
CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X8 is one of the most popular packages offering vector illustration and imaging tools.
11.9 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPTrial
ImageForge Standard
An image editor with a variety of mish-mash of different features and filters: ImageForce is a freeware art studio for creating or editing images, photos, picture albums, screensavers, etc.
4.8 MB | For Free
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Orange Photo Editor
A simple photo editor for webmasters: Orange Photo Editor is a very simple image editor which is useful as a tool to produce thumbnails and HTML for people wishing to upload their photos to a web site.
562 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
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Camouflage
Camouflage is a freeware plug-in for PhotoShop compatible plug-in hosts.
0.51 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
Abacre Photo Editor
Free-to-try Photo Editor: With Abacre Photo Editor you can enhance your scanned or digital photos, make color correction, resize images, covert them in variety of image formats and prepare pictures for Web.
1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
Silhouette Studio
A vector-based business card creator with drawing, text, geometric shape and coloring tools that works with Silhouette cutting machines with scanning, art library and support for PNG, JPEG and BMP: Silhouette Studio is a free program (the basic edition of commercial software) which allows you to create business card designs utilizing vector graphics.
93.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Amazing Photo Editor
An editing application functions as a web picture editor and optimizer: Amazing Photo Editor is a nice photo editing software .
2.16 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
SmoothDraw
A graphics editor with emphasis on drawing and artistic effects: In the every day world of software, you usually find that freeware programs aren't always what they've cracked up to be, yet SmoothDraw manages to break that mold and provide an excellent image editing suite which includes some very professional tools and features.
2.11 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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ImageJ
Image processing software, that can modify and manipulate common photograph formats in a number of interesting ways with plugins and advanced controls: ImageJ is an accessible and user friendly Java-based image processing application.
27.7 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
ACDSee 9 Photo Manager
ACDSee 9 makes organizing your photos quick and easy, so you can play with and share the great photos you've got.
26.84 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
PaintTool SAI
Get your mouse or digitizer ready and get to work painting on a new canvas facilitated by PaintTool SAI.
2.23 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPShareware
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HP Photo Creations
Creative HP photo editing and printer creation software that creates cards, calendars, collages and other items from photos that HP printers can print: With HP Photo Creations you can automatically make beautiful keepsakes with just a few mouse clicks; or you can take your time and customize your keepsakes with over 1,800 high quality artwork designs, 1,300 placeable graphics, placeable text boxes, custom fonts, borders, and dozens of photo editing tools.
38 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Dia Diagram Editor
If you are looking for free software to create flowcharts or visual demonstrations, then Dia Diagram Editor is a good open-source program which provides many drawing tools.
17.65 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Virtual Painter
Image manipulation tool that turns photographs into images that look like pieces of art in the form of a painting: Turn your favorite digital photos into realistic looking paintings such as watercolor, oil painting, etc.
6.58 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
IconForge
A simple tool to create or change icons, icon library and cursors used by Windows: Create and modify icons, multi-resolution icons, web site icons, cursors and animated icons for your Windows desktop or other projects.
3.9 MB | For Shareware
Background Remover
The Background Remover is a Photoshop-compatible plug-in for Windows that fast and easily extracts opaque and semitransparent objects from a complex background of a digital image while preserving edge detail, such as hair or blurred edges.
6.46 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
Pixel Editor
An image editor geared towards webmasters: Apart from the fact that Pixel Editor comes in the form of a relatively small download package, it remains a functional and simple graphics editor that specializes in images of a small size, hense the title containing the word 'pixel'.
5.75 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Helicon Filter
A photo editing suite for photography hobbyists and professionals: Helicon Filter 5 is a photo editing software for digital photographers.
215.17 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Camera Raw for Photoshop
Adobe Camera Raw for Photoshop (CC, CS6 and CC 2014) is an alternative way to install support for digital camera RAW formats.
211 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Paint Express
An image editor specifically for creating and editing icon files: The image editor fully supports ICO, CUR, BMP, reads PNG, JPG, JPEG files.
1.72 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
Aseprite
ASE (Allegro Sprite Editor) is a program specially designed with facilities to create animated sprites that can be used in some video game.
1.22 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
ACDSee 4
ACDSee Pro for Windows is photo organization and photo editing tool designed especially for photographers.
64.11 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Xara Photo & Graphic Designer
An advanced image editing suite supporting vector, 3d, filters and more: The layout of the software is standard for photo-editing software, with the basic tools on the left side and the galleries on the far right.
77.98 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Full Image Info
Quick way to access information information like size, width and height, EXIF data, special info and more with the ability to export the data in to CSV files: Full Image Info is an easy to use program targeted to view and retrieve information about images and photos taken with digital cameras.
1.15 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
IcoFX
Icon editing suite: If you're in the market for a commercial icon editing suite, IcoFX might be right for you.
2.83 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Microsoft Research Cliplets
Cliplets is something that Microsoft's labs has come up with and it is actually rather hard to describe exactly what a cliplet is.
2.40 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Pixlr-o-matic
Pixlr-o-matic provides the ability to apply artistic filters to your digital photographs, mainly inspired by what Instagram offers.
4.7 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Greenfish Icon Editor Pro
There aren't that many graphics editors that support icon files or even specialize in them, but Greenfish Icon Editor Pro is a perfect example of a capable icon editor!
3 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Adobe Illustrator CC
Adobe Illustrator is one of the most versatile applications of vector drawing and graphics editors having been along side other popular applications like Adobe Photoshop and sometimes being bundled together.
2 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPTrial
AmphiSoft plugins
10 Photoshop-compatible plugins for special effects and photo retouch.
0.74 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware