Download Photo Effects - Best Software & Apps

  • Photoscape

    3.7

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    Platform
    Windows

    An amazing free photo editor with lots of extra tools

    8
    13412 votes
    • PROS: Amazing free application, Lots of special effects and filters, Many extra tools to work with your photos
    • CONS: Nothing so far
  • Windows Movie Maker

    Windows Vista 2.6

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    Platform
    Windows

    The easiest way to create photo presentations

    7
    20587 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Works with images and videos, Includes many video and transition effects, Exports to several formats
    • CONS: Too simple for advanced users
  • Paint.NET

    4.0.10

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free, easy-to-use photo editor with support for layers

    6
    1353 votes
    • PROS: Well-designed interface, Support for layers, Easy to use, Includes lots of filters and effects
    • CONS: Not as complete as other major graphic suites
  • PicsArt - Photo Studio for Windows 10

    1.0.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Do something useful with the photos you take on your phone

    7
    1569 votes
    • PROS: Many effects and filters, Very easy to use, Share images through the network, Supports layers
    • CONS: Lacks some of the features of other versions
  • Microsoft Photo Story

    3.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Bring your digital photos to life

    6
    2079 votes
    • PROS: Automated effects and transitions , Soundtrack editing system
    • CONS: Output quality isn’t the best, No DVD burning capabilities
  • Photo Booth for Windows 7

    1.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Take photos with your webcam and share them online

    6
    1411 votes
    • PROS: More than 12 special effects for your webcam, No installation required, Works with all webcams, Lets you share photos on Facebook and Twitter,
    • CONS: Photo roll is reset every time you run the program, Background effects don't work, It doesn't record video
  • Photo Wonder

    3.6.7

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    Platform
    Android

    The ability to create fun pictures at your fingertips

    8
    25 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Packed with effects, stickers, frames, Share on various social networks, Integrated camera filters
    • CONS: Easy to miss some options
  • Photo Pos Pro

    3.10

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    Platform
    Windows

    Great graphic editor packed with functions

    7
    329 votes
    • PROS: Great array of editing and drawing tools, Support for layers and special effects, Optimization tools
    • CONS: Not very intuitive interface
  • WOW Slider

    1.7

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    Platform
    Windows

    Create a customizable photo slideshows in two clicks

    7
    140 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Several templates and transition effects included, No plug-ins required
    • CONS: No built-in publishing platform
  • Autodesk Pixlr for Windows 10

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    Platform
    Windows

    Filters, effects and stickers for high quality photo editing

    7
    46 votes
    • PROS: Makes photo editing easy for anyone, Excellent usability, Quality results, Wide range of filters and effects
    • CONS: Lack of advanced tools, RAM consumption could be better
  • Funny Photo Maker

    2.4.2

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    Platform
    Windows

    Add some laughter to your photos

    7
    1406 votes
    • PROS: Lots of effects, Face fun portraits are a good idea
    • CONS: Export options are temperamental, Very difficult to edit images, End results generally look bad
  • PicSay

    Free

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    Platform
    Android

    Fun photo editor on your phone

    7
    30 votes
    • PROS: Very simple to operate, Wide range of imaging effects, Fun props and text effects
    • CONS: No batch processing support
  • SmartSHOW 3D

    2.35

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    Platform
    Windows

    SmartSHOW 3D slideshow maker lets everyone create professional photo movies with music, 100 transitions, 80+ unique effects.

    7
    60 votes