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Gallery: 5 online photo editors that can help with simple tweaks on the fly

​Adobe Photoshop Express

Graphic designers invariably head for Adobe Photoshop to make changes to images, and there's a good reason for it: no other software on the market can compare to it. Not everyone needs Photoshop, or even GIMP, though--there are plenty of simple changes to be made to photos that don't require that level of sophistication.

If you've ever found yourself in that position then these five online photo editors are worth taking a look at, starting with Adobe Photoshop Express.

You would assume that Adobe's online editing app would have plenty of features: layers, cutting and pasting, filters ... all the stuff you expect from Photoshop. Unfortunately, it doesn't.

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By Brandon Vigliarolo

Brandon writes about apps and software for TechRepublic. He's an award-winning feature writer who previously worked as an IT professional and served as an MP in the US Army.