Graphics Editors

Updated 21 Jun 2011
Adobe Photoshop Free
Adobe Photoshop is a powerful photo editing suite: 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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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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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
CorelDRAW
A top class graphics design suite: What is CorelDRAW?
499.46 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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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 CS6
Award-winning image editing suite: 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Inkscape
A highly recommended freeware vector graphics editor that's packed to the brim with features: 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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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
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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HP Photo Creations
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
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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Silhouette Studio
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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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
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
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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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
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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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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MyPaint
MyPaint is a free drawing program which includes several tools and many different brushes, pens and other drawing tools.
8.6 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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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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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
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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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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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
IconForge
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
ImageJ
ImageJ is an accessible and user friendly Java-based image processing application.
27.7 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
Virtual Painter
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
Chasys Draw IES
Chasys Draw IES is a graphics and image editor which surpasses many of its freeware counterparts.
14.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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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
view and retrieve information about images: 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
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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Pixel Art
Video games from the 80's normally used something called pixel art in order to render its graphics, these days, it's become very popular among video games and anime fans and thus Pixel Art was created.
1.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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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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CombineZM
CombineZM is more than just an image stacking software that allows you to present your pictures in various different formats including still, 3D, movie and as a slide show.
3.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
AmphiSoft plugins
10 Photoshop-compatible plugins for special effects and photo retouch.
0.74 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTShareware
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
StudioLine Photo Classic Plus
A fully-packed image editor and organization utility with several useful features: StudioLine Photo Classic is a series of tools packed into photo editing and manipulation program.
59.17 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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Kaleider
Kaleider emulates various Kaleidoscope, Mirroring, 3D Mirroring and Funneling effects.
6.44 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
GIMP Portable
As you may well have guessed from the title of this software, GIMP Portable is the portable version of the very popular open source editing suite called GIMP.
20 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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PowerPaint
An optional replacement for the default Windows Paint app: PowerPaint is a paint program a little bit similar to Microsoft Paint, but not.
2.0 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPShareware
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