Software

Five versatile photo editors that won't break your budget

Introduction

In this visual and social age, pictures are one of fastest means of grabbing attention. And with Facebook clamping down on post reach, marketing your business on social networks almost requires images to be included.

When you need to post images, you'll probably want to edit them — and you may not want to shell out the coin for the likes of Photoshop. But what photo editing software can you add to your toolbox without have to spend much (or any) of your budget? Luckily, there are plenty of options. Here are my five favorite affordable photo editors.

Note: This gallery is also available as an article.

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About Jack Wallen

Jack Wallen is an award-winning writer for TechRepublic and Linux.com. He’s an avid promoter of open source and the voice of The Android Expert. For more news about Jack Wallen, visit his website jackwallen.com.

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