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Need Free Photo Editor?

Discussion in 'Computers' started by Johnny Angell, Aug 9, 2013.

  1. Johnny Angell

    Johnny Angell Played With Dinosaurs Member

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    My humane organization needs a free and easy to use photo editor. It needs to be able to the basic photo corrections: exposure, red-eye. It also needs to be able to crop (to a user-defined aspect ration and/or size).

    I can't emphasize enough that it needs to be easy. My group has a bunch of people who can browse the web and email but editing photos is a challenge for some of them.

    Of course, we have no money to spend on an editor. It needs to be windows compatible.

    Thanks.
     
  2. FoxyMulder

    FoxyMulder 映画ファン

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  3. Sam Posten

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  4. Paul D G

    Paul D G Screenwriter

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    I second IrfanView.
     
  5. DaveF

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    I haven't used this in several years, but Picasa was a great, free all-purpose photo manager with the basic editing features. iPhoto and Aperture wouldn't be where they are today without Picasa having shown the way.
    http://picasa.google.com

    I don't recommend this for photos particularly (not for red-eye and such), but if you also need a free all-purpose image editor Paint.net is a great freebie for Windows.
    http://www.getpaint.net/features.html
     
  6. swoosherst

    swoosherst Auditioning

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    IrfanView is pretty simple and gets the job done
     
  7. Ron1973

    Ron1973 Beverly Hillbilles nut extraordinaire

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    I'll second Picasa. I've been using it for years now and it works just perfect for basic fixes. It can remove red eye, sharpen your photos, auto-correct the color for you, give them an "HD" look......all kinds of nifty fixes!
     

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