Links to Photo Editors

No matter what type of device you use to take pictures, you will probably not get a great image right out of the device. You can use these pieces of software to adjust tone, contrast, saturation, brightness, and crop or straighten the photo.

Free Online Image Editors

The two pieces of online freebies that seem to be the best are Pixlr and Canva. Of the two, Canva seems to be the overwhelming favorite in terms of the number of people who use it.

Software You Can Buy

Adobe Lightroom
Lightroom is the less-expensive version of Photoshop and it is widely used by amateur photographers. There is an online version as well. In 2023, Lightroom is about $10 a month.

Adobe Photoshop
Photoshop is the industry standard photo editor. In addition to the more basic editing tools, you can use layers to make piecemeal adjustments to photos, apply filters, and much more. In 2023, Photoshop is about $21 a month.