Download Photoshop Editor - Best Software & Apps

  • Acorn

    4.0.3

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    Platform
    Mac

    Simple but powerful image editor

    7
    16 votes
    • PROS: Multiple window view, All tools are in one place, Sensitive brush strokes, Easier to use than Photoshop, Latest version adds lots of new handy features
    • CONS: Lacks high-end image editing options, Lacks a pen selection tool, No iCloud integration
  • Capture One

    Pro 6.4.1

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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Professional RAW editor and converter for your photos

    6
    15 votes
    • PROS: Very complete set of tools , Displays detailed information about photos, Good alternative to Adobe Photoshop RAW plug-in
    • CONS: Difficult for newcomers, Not compatible with all RAW formats,
  • virtualStudio

    1.0.37

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    Platform
    Windows

    Quick yet powerful digital photo editor

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Very fast and lightweight, Includes all necessary tools for basic editing, Support for many popular formats, including RAW and PSD, Support for Photoshop plug-ins
    • CONS: Not as feature-rich as other editors, Interface could be improved
  • Active Pixels

    3.05

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    Platform
    Windows

    Free image editor very similar to Photoshop

    6
    99 votes
    • PROS: Similar to Photoshop, Wide variety of special effects, Features extra tools
    • CONS: Sliders are uncomfortable to use, Some filters are too basic
  • Portable Artweaver

    0.5.7

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    Platform
    Windows

    Amazingly realistic drawing editor for creative minds

    5
    10 votes
    • PROS: Support for layers, Includes many different painting tools, Easy to use, especially if you're familiar with Photoshop
    • CONS: It works better with a graphics tablet
  • Fotomatic

    1.3

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    Platform
    Windows

    Pack of 8 free plug-in filters and effects for Photoshop

    9
    6 votes
    • PROS: As easy way to apply effects to your photos, Varied and customizable filters, Real-time preview, Compatible with any editor that works with 8BF plug-ins
    • CONS: You may need to install the plug-ins manually
  • Adobe Photoshop CS2

    9.0.1

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    Platform
    Windows

    The heavyweight of graphic editors

    7
    3431 votes
    • PROS: Very powerful editor, Awesome set of tools, Renewed interface
    • CONS: Very complex for novice users