Photo Editing

Cameras are everywhere, and more and more digital photos being shot every day. For beginners and professionals, it’s essential to have the best photo editor to polish up your images. Our expert reviewers cover the latest versions of the top photo editing software for Mac and Windows, so you don’t have to waste time sorting the good from the bad.  

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Photo Editor Buying Guides

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The Best Watermarking Software

Make sure you get credit for your digital images by protecting them with a watermark. Read our reviews of the best watermarking programs.
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The Best HDR Photography Software

The Best HDR Photography Software

After countless hours of testing HDR compositing programs, here are the best HDR programs available (paid and free options are included).
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Best Photo Editing Software for Mac

If you’re new to photo editing, it can be overwhelming to choose the right one.
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The Best Photo Management Software

The Best Photo Management Software

Many photographers are stuck with a huge number of images and no good way to sort through them. Here are the best tools to keep your photos organized.
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Best Photo Editing Software for Windows

Best Photo Editing Software for Windows

After testing dozens of photo editors on my PC (Windows 10), here are the best choices for beginners, intermediate and pros.
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Photo Editing Software Reviews

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Zoner Photo Studio X Review

We take this new image editor for a spin to see how it stacks up against the competition.
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Pixelmator Review

Pixelmator Review

A pixel-based image editor and digital painting app that corners the market on high-quality amateur Photoshop alternatives for Mac.
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Capture One Pro Review

Capture One Pro Review

A RAW editor aimed at the extremely high-end level of professional image editing. See how it stands up against its competitors.
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Affinity Photo Review

Affinity Photo Review

Serif Affinity Photo is now available for both Windows and Mac. Is it ready to unseat Photoshop as the leader in image editing?
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Adobe Photoshop Elements Review

Adobe Photoshop Elements Review

Photoshop Elements is a powerful but easy-to-use photo editor intended for the amateur shutterbug who wants to quickly spruce up their photos.
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Photomatix Pro Review

Photomatix Pro Review

HDRsoft Photomatix Pro is certainly a program worth considering for your HDR needs.
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Luminar 4 review

Luminar 4 Review

Is Luminar 4 a good RAW editor worth considering? We tested both the Windows and Mac versions to find out.
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Adobe Lightroom Review

Adobe Lightroom Review

Adobe Lightroom is an excellent RAW image editor backed up by solid library management and organizational tools.
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DxO OpticsPro Review

DxO OpticsPro Review

We tested the best features of DxO OpticsPro 11 to find out whether it's the best RAW image editor around. Read the results of our test review.
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Corel PaintShop Pro Review

Corel PaintShop Pro Review

PaintShop Pro is close to duplicating Photoshop's feature set. Is it ready to compete against the industry standard?
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On1 Photo Raw Review

On1 Photo Raw Review

If you're a beginner or intermediate photographer who is looking for a complete workflow in a single program, On1 Photo Raw is definitely worth a look.
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DxO PhotoLab Review

If you’re a Lightroom user looking to polish your images even further, then PhotoLab is an excellent addition to your workflow.
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AfterShot Pro Review

AfterShot Pro Review

AfterShot Pro is aiming to unseat Adobe Lightroom as the premier RAW editing workflow. Is it up to the task?
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Aurora HDR Review

Aurora HDR Review

If you are a professional photographer who regularly shoots in HDR, Aurora HDR is a fantastic tool built just for you.
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Adobe Photoshop CC Review

Adobe Photoshop CC Review

Adobe Photoshop has been the gold standard in image editing almost since it was originally launched.
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Photolemur Review

If you don’t like monkeying around with your photos to get the best shot, then Photolemur can do the job.
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PhotoDirector Review

PhotoDirector Review

PhotoDirector is relatively unknown to many but I was pleasantly surprised by how capable it functions as an editor.
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Snapheal Review

Snapheal Review

Snapheal is an awesome tool that allows you to fix photos by removing unwanted people and objects.
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Skylum AirMagic Review

Skylum AirMagic Review

Is AirMagic the right editor to take your drone photography to the next level? Read our unbiased review here to find out.
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ACDSee Photo Studio Review

ACDSee Photo Studio Review

For casual and semi-professional photographers, Photo Studio Ultimate is an excellent introduction to the world of RAW editing.
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Compare Photo Editing Software

Luminar vs. Affinity Photo

Luminar vs. Affinity Photo

Luminar 3 and Affinity Photo are competing for the title of best RAW photo editor. Which one is best for your workflow? Read our unbiased comparison.
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Luminar vs. Lightroom

Luminar vs. Lightroom

Learn the pros & cons of each program as they go head-to-head in this unbiased comparison review of two popular RAW photo editors.
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Photo Editing Software Tips & Guides

5 Quick Ways to Extract and Save Images from Google Docs

5 Quick Ways to Extract and Save Images from Google Docs

Google Docs doesn't allow you to directly copy images from a file and use them in your computer’s clipboard. Here's how to solve the problem.
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How to Save an Image from Google Slides

How to Save an Image from Google Slides

Google Slides doesn’t allow us to directly download images or extract them to a local folder, but there’s a way to get around that.
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6 Free and Paid Alternatives to Adobe Photoshop

Adobe recently angered many Photoshop users by switching to a subscription pricing model.
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7 Lightroom Alternatives for RAW Photographers

7 Lightroom Alternatives for RAW Photographers

Adobe's recent changes to Lightroom have many photographers wondering if there is a better RAW editor out there. Read my comparison here!
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How to Fix SD Memory Card Errors: The Definitive Guide

Is your SD card not working in a camera or showing error when connected to a computer? Find fixes from this guide to solve the problem.
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What is HDR on iPhone Camera (When and How to Use It)?

What is HDR on iPhone Camera (When and How to Use It)?

HDR is a setting within the iPhone camera that automatically blends the best parts of three photos taken quickly at different exposures.
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How to Add Fonts to Photoshop on Mac

How to Add Fonts to Photoshop on Mac

We all know how important fonts are in any type of content. Here's how to download as many fonts as you want and add them to Photoshop.
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