Edit Pictures Online Using Free Picture Editors

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Time to give another Desktop software the boot. With so many free and easy to use online picture editors available it is bye bye photoshop for me.

Though the online picture editors are not yet up to the mark to be used by professional designers, for folks like us who just want to create some snapshots for our blogs, these could prove to be quite useful.

Fauxto, Photoshop Lookalike online picture editor

Fauxto is a photoshop lookalike that allows you to create images using layers, and is the only one that has this feature right now. Best of all its available through your browser and its FREE.


Picture2Life is another online picture editor which allows you edit your pictures online. It allows you edit pictures that are already uploaded to sites like MySpace, Flickr, H15, Photobucket etc you can just provide the url link to your picture and it will be imported to Picture2Life.


Snipshot allows you to the option to either upload the image from your pc or open the it from a url. It has a lot of features like one-click import for images, ability to save as either gif, jpg, pdf, png or tif, unlimited undo and redo and more.


Picnik is another online picture editor which allows you to edit all your online photos easily. Picnik works directly with photo sharing sites and provides you with one click photo fixing


Pixer is another alternative for your desktop photo editor. It allows you to upload your pictures online and edit it, using functions to resize, crop add special effects etc.

You can also check few of the other options for editing pictures online



Do let me know if you are using any other solutions or any other online picture editor that you may be using. Looking forward to your experiences.

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  • Hey Nice Post covering many online Photo editors but I found Phixr (http://www.phixr.com/) missing. You can have a look at it also and if possible update the post.


  • keith

    Hey Avinash,

    Thanks will check this out too.


  • ohh! thanks, Picture2Life is good idea ;)

  • usefull tools… thanks for this list!this is a great post!

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  • I have not tried out half of the software you have mentioned. Must check them out and see how useful they are. Thanks for sharing the links.

  • Great Sites…

  • I like this one http://www.blingeasy.com

  • Max Viscus

    thats i really nice list and very helpful but i prefer workingin online when it comes to pictures and video…i mean i need the performance.
    if u want to crop some crappy jpegs..thats ok..but seriuos editing? ive to use my ..its pretty powerful…
    anyways nice article… :)

  • I am using “Snipshot” for a long time and it is really handy tool.

  • Keith.. I guess you are missing on Pixlr.. Do check this out.. It's really awesome.. I just loved it.. Check it here : http://pixlr.com/.. This is one among the best online editors I have seen.. It was also easy-to-use.. ! :)

  • You can also use Dropico (www.dropico.com) to edit photos online directly from your favorite social network or photo sharing service…

    check it out…

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  • i-cute

    dont forget aviary.com its the most powerful online tools for graphics.Its a photoshop look alike also with more features like Photo-editing, logos, web templates, filters, color palettes, screen capture & more.

  • sakura

    free edit pictures online??

  • PhotoDekho’s Free Online Photo Editor might be a gud alternate. It’s pretty gud.

  • It’s a good list. I think PhotoDekho’s Free Online Photo Editor might be a good addition to it.