Aug 22, 2010
Whenever you think of editing digital photo or going to select a good photo editor, Adobe Photoshop comes up first in the list. Adobe Photoshop has been proven to be the industry standard for graphic editing jobs. But for many users it might be expensive and they may not even find simple graphic editing tools good enough to satisfy their needs.
The most popular and efficient image tools are:
- Adobe’s Photoshop Elements
- Paint Shop Pro by Corel
- Ulead’s PhotoImpact
All of these are available for a 30 day trial and you can easily locate the download from the respective websites. These tools are available within $80-$120 price range. You can give them a try before spending money on purchasing them.
Photoshop Elements is a simple version of Adobe Photoshop with less features. Starting to get familiar with this tool will soon make you a great graphic designer.
Paint Shop Pro is also very powerful and effective. It has some excellent features that will help you to make your graphic work easier and faster.
Ulead’s PhotoImpact is also very nice and efficient for your graphic jobs. You can easily do most of your graphic works using this excellent photo editing software.
Professional graphic designers may find these software are not adequate for their needs but for a beginner they are excellent tools. You can try the tutorials on these tools available free on the internet to start learning and bring out the creativity inside you.