Often, by taking pictures with a smartphone, we catch unique moments in just a couple of seconds. And, often, I want to make them even brighter and more unforgettable. The modern world of technology no longer requires us to transfer a photo to a computer and process it in Photoshop. Now all we need is a smartphone and several photo editing applications.
A universal application for lovers of mobile photography. It is a perfectly balanced photo editor with tons of filters and image tools. At its core, VSCO is more than Instagram. It allows you to edit images and save them on your page. And also create albums and share them on social networks.
The editor is free and available to everyone. But some functions will be available only after purchasing the PRO version.
VSCO is useful for those who want to feel like a photographer with only an application on their phone. After all, it includes such functions as:
- white balance;
- manual focus adjustment;
- leveling the horizon and much more.
There are 20 free filters and many tools for image processing that are simply not available in other applications, for example:
- exposure control;
- work with light and dark areas;
- toning of light and dark areas.
Adobe Photoshop Express
A free app with a simple interface that's great for newbies in image editing or design.
The program is rich in various effects and tools. It will allow you to remove small defects in the photo, use more than 40 effects and frames, create collages with backgrounds, gradients, retouch the image and make it more expressive.
As an added convenience, Adobe Photoshop Express includes built-in tutorials to help you better understand the tools for better photo editing.
New cloud version of 'Lightroom' app. Allows you to process photos from any device, anywhere.
This editor works the same way as Photoshop, but still has its advantages. Its simplified display lets you do professional photo editing effortlessly. The application can be used both on a phone, on a computer or on the Internet.
The program meets the needs of photographers of all levels thanks to features such as:
- intelligent search;
- album layout;
- tablet support;
- brushes, etc.
If you wish, you can purchase an expansion of memory and functionality.
This application is quite easy to use. Immediately after installation, it will offer to open the photo and start editing it. There are three tabs in front of you:
- 'Styles' – sets of ready-made settings;
- 'Tools' – everything you need for basic image correction;
- 'Export' – save photo to gallery or any other application / social network.
Before saving the photo allows you to select the image quality.
Available to users only IOS. The developer decided to focus on ordinary users, so you won't see complex settings and terms in the malware.
The app contains 5 main functions:
- “Crop and Rotate” – basic tools for cropping photos;
- 'Settings' – tools to improve photos;
- 'Art' – allows you to add stickers, quotes and drawings;
- 'Double Exposure' is a function for combining two or more pictures.
The application is designed to meet the needs of any user, be it a pro or a beginner photo editor.