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Pimp Your Images - Using Free Online Image Editors

Updated on October 15, 2014

Edit Your Photos Online For Free Using A Free Online Photo Editor To Add Fun Borders, Frames And Special Effects

Do you want to add fun effects to your photos for free? On this page we show you some sites where you can edit and pimp your photos, using some of the best online photo editing software, by adding fun frames,effects and borders etc. to your images to make your web page and pictures look great!.

You may have already got some free images from some of the sites I list on Free Photos To Use In Your Website or you may want to use your own pics but play around with some of these editors and see how easy it can be to make your photographs stand out and look amazing without spending a fortune on photo editing software.


Funnyphotoframes.com is the latest addition to this page

Some nice frame to add interest to photo's... they would make great, personalized e-cards

Funnyphotoframes.com has a selection of stunning photo frames which you can use to add a fun and interesting touch to your photo's, and of course, it is free to use.

Their template collection isn't perhaps as big as some other sites but what they do have is nice quality and you could make some great looking e cards from them.

It is very easy to use so even those with little experience can choose from some great looking frames, including fantastic flower, digital and cartoon themes, and in one click can turn their ordinary photo's into some eye catching artwork!

FunnyPhotoFrames.com makes online photo editing fun and simple for users.

I especially like this snow scene frame above. The cockatoo that I have used for all of my examples isn't really a great photo to use in this instance, but, I think it would look great, with the right picture, for a seasonal Christmas card.

5 Of The Best Digital Photo Frames - When you have a nice collection of digital images it is a shame not to have them on display to enjoy at all times!

Manufacturers have made it much easier for us to take decent quality digital photos these days. Most of us have a reasonable camera on our mobile phones, and you can pick up a good, easy to use, digital camera fairly cheaply now.

Digital photo frames are a great way to display all those images that we have collected. Don't leave them simply stored on your camera or computer where they won't probably be seen and admired, upload your favorites to one of these photo frames, you can choose whether to just show one image or have the frame show different images at intervals which you can control.

Pimp Your Pictures For Free At pho.to

pho.to is a great site to edit your pictures

Edit your pictures free at pho.to. At pho.to you have hundreds of ways to get creative with your images. Again, the online software is easy to use and you have lots of options to add some really nice effects to your pics. I could spend a lot of time on here trying out the different styles for my photo's

You do have to register to be able to use the pho.to free, fun photo editor, but, registration doesn't take long, it doesn't cost anything and you can easily upload your photos from your desktop and pimp your photos.

The mirrored effect above is interesting, or maybe you prefer the cartoon like image below. Whatever you are looking for I am sure you will find something here to suit.

Check out the human to animal montages and see yourself transformed into a lion, tiger, chimp, koala or even meerkat! You will certainly have lots of fun playing around with your images on here.

You can turn your photo's into cartoons and the face morphing effect looks to be great fun!

FunPhotoBox - You will be sure to have fun with your pics here, there are lots of great effects to try out

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cockatoo

FunPhotoBox is another free online photo editor which has lots of free photo effects,

face effects, gif animations and card templates for you to try out.

If you are looking for something a bit different for your facebook timeline cover photos then there are a few fun templates which you can try out... I'm going off to play with this one right now :-)

It is really easy to make your new facebook cover image, you simply upload your photo from your computer, or facebook, drag the highlighted box to crop the image to your requirements, then click GO and your timeline cover will be made for you. You are given the option to save it to your computer or upload it straight to facebook... how easy is that!

Loonapix - Where You Can Make Funny Pictures Or Add Photo Frames And Special Effects For Free Online!

Lunapix is a great free online photo editor to pimp and add fun effects to your pics!

You don't have to register to use the Loonapix free online photo editor. There are a number of effects and frames that you can choose from to enhance your images, including some nice templates for face montages... see yourself as a sorceress, body builder, rock star, cheer leader, super hero and more!

Upload an image from your computer or the web, adjust your image online until you are saisfied with the position etc. You can then either download your image or share to facebook, twitter, G+ etc.

I find that I can do more and more with the free online photo editor from Loonapix each time I visit, and it is simple to use. Give it a try you may find something that you like.

HTML code is given for direct inclusion to your website.

Fotoflexer Free Online Photo Editor

Lets You Create Dazzling Photo Effects For Free Online

FotoFlexer is another easy to use online image editing site. Edit photos from Photobucket, myspace, facebook, flickr, Picasa and more.

You get some basic editing options such as an autofix, red eye fix, cropping & resizing, color & contrast adjustment and the ability to rotate, or flip, your canvas.

In addition to that there are some nice effects and decorations for you to use on your photo's. Add text, stickers, animations, make fun cards and posters.

If you want to take it up a notch you can use layers and a few more advanced techniques, it is definitely worth trying out.

You can upload an image from your pc and add different effects and frames then save them back to your pc.

Have fun adding 'stickers' and borders to pimp your pictures for free.

Lunapic - Another Free Online Photo Editor With Cool Effects

At Lunapic you can add textures to your image with one click.

Add animation for a different effect.

Create Fun Free Photo Effects Online With Deefunia

Creating fun, free photo effects online with Deefunia is easy

There are lots of fun templates to choose to add free photo effects online with Deefunia.

Simply choose your preferred template and add the photo of your choice..

It only takes a few seconds for Deefunia to generate your free photo effects online.

Once your free photo effect is generated just click on the save button to save your generated photo to your computer.

Picture2Life Allows Users To Edit, Collage, Animate And Share Their Photos Online.

At Picture2Life you can Edit, Collage, Animate and Share your pictures online.

You don't need to register, you can use the editor as a guest, but registration will enable you to upload multiple pictures, create collages and animations as well as editing your images, also you would be able to store, share and access them online from anywhere!

Upload your image from your pc and simply choose from lots of '1 click' effects via a menu bar, when you are happy with the result download the image back to your pc.

Dumpr Fun, Free And Simple To Use Photo Effects

Add quick effects to photos in seconds.

Select your effect at Dumpr then upload your photo from your pc, flickr or direct from the web.

Save your finished image back to your pc or upload to flickr.

Onlinephototool Free And Easy Online Photo Editing

Easy online photo editing

Onlinephototool allows you to edit and save your images, screenshots and photos online. If you want to save your images online you need to register but you can save the images back to your desktop without having to register.

Onlinephototool has the usual editing tools that you might expect including resize, crop, add text, sharpen, rotate, flip, colour balance, saturation, levels, paint, add icons, sepia, black and white.

Its fun elements are pretty basic at the time of writing but there are 88 different ornate borders to choose from in 3 different frame sizes. There are also filters that can be applied to your images.

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cockatoo

befunky

befunky is one of the latest additions to our growing list of sites where you can edit your pictures online for free.

Befunky lets you do amazing things with your photos online without having to register on their site.

You can do lots of things to edit and pimp your pictures online.

There are tools for editing your photos and adding effects such as frames, photo and arty effects, goodies and of course text to enhance your pictures.


It's Easy To Add Fun Photo Effects With Flauntr Free Online Photo Editor

Flauntr is a fun, free online photo editor with special effects to make your photos stand out from the crowd. Pimp your photos by adding fun photo effects or free photo frames online.

For free and fun image editing FlauntR is a must try, there are lots of options to pimp your pictures for free! It is free to register and fun to play with.

Flauntr's free online photo editing tools let you apply lots of fun effects to your photos such as frames, overlays, magazine covers, shapes... and more fun ways to pimp your pictures.

Upload your photos from your desktop, flickr, facebook, picasa, bebo and the web and edit your photos for free. Play around with them and you can save them back to your desktop or to FlauntR where there is an option to 'share' which will give you the html to put your pics on your website. There is loads more that you can do to pimp pictures with this free online photo editor, I have just shown a few examples here.

Webpictool Free Online Photo Editor

Get some different fun photo effects from the Webpictool free online photo editor

I don't know what's happened with this editor, I just went along to see what was new and it just wouldn't work for me... I don't like to waste my time on something that isn't responsive, but by all means try if you like, it might be up and working by the time you read this.

Upload your image from your pc to the Webpictool free online photo editor.

Its completely free with no registration.

With Webpictool's free online photo editing you can do things like add frames, add text, make magazine, illusion and more.

There are a few nice frames to choose from so it is worth a look.

You need to save your created images back to your pc and upload to your image hosting site to get the html to use on your web page.

Picnik - Easily Edit Your Photos Online For Free And Get Creative With Lots Of Effects, Fonts, Shapes And Frames

Get amazing free photo effects including a color focus on a black and white photo from the Picnik free online photo editor!

Unfortunately as of April 2012 Picnik has closed its doors so I have been looking for an alternative free online photo editor to replace them. I haven't played around with this yet but Picmonkey is created by the team that was at Picnik and the free online photo editor looks easy to use. I will be trying it out soon and bringing you the results

Picnik was a fun, free online photo editor. Upload your photos from your pc, create your image and save the result back to your pc or direct to photobucket.

Make your photos look fantastic with free, easy to use, online editing tools. Get creative, add effects, fonts, shapes, and frames to your images for free online. It's fast, easy, and fun. Some of the features include fixing your photos in just one click, use of advanced controls to fine-tune your results, crop, resize, and rotate, use lots of special effects, fonts and shapes.

Do you want an area of color on a black and white photo? Picnik can do it! The grape that the cockatoo is holding remains green whilst the rest of the image is in black and white.

More Sites Where You Can Edit Pictures Online For Free With Cool Effects

You may also like to try these free online photo editors

The following are free online photo editors that I either haven't got around to featuring the images here, or, trying out myself, but they may be of interest to you.

vintagejs - add vintage effects to your pictures for free

piZap - fun, free photo editor

ipiccy

If You Really Must Have Your Own Image Editing Software.... - Check Out These From Amazon

Your Comments Are Welcome - Do you want to comment on this site or do you know of another great site that lets you pimp your images online?

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      qikey1 lm 3 years ago

      I thins my kids would have a field day with these online photo editors! Thanks for the suggestions!

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      Edith Rose 4 years ago from Canada

      Like your lens, as I need to post better photos on my lens.

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      sherioz 4 years ago

      I put this lens onto a netleeks burst I just wrote. I hope that is okay with you.

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      Addie Johnson 4 years ago

      Great lens!! I'd never heard of pho.to -- so cool! Thanks so much for sharing!!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      Wonderful tutorial..Thanks for sharing

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      aurora7 5 years ago

      Great list of sites to enhance your images.

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      Wednesday-Elf 5 years ago from Savannah, Georgia

      I just tried out Befunky and it's great! Thanks so much for this list of free online image editors. I really miss Picnic and didn't know what to use since they left us. :( .... great to find others, as I've never had any photo editing programs for my PC.

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      mel-kav 5 years ago

      Love this lens. Great information. Definitely going to bookmark this one! Thanks!

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      Sniff It Out 5 years ago

      @Thrinsdream: Thanks Cathi... I have looked at this lens again both in internet explorer and google chrome and the photo's are all visible to me. Maybe there was a glitch in the system.

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      Thrinsdream 5 years ago

      Superb info. consider yourself bookmarked, noticed the comment below and have to agree there are 4 pictures missing above digital cameras on ebay bit. Still, brilliant stuff. With thanks and appreciation. Cathi x

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      jejoju 5 years ago

      thanks for sharing but you better check this lens some pictures are gone!

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      MGuberti 5 years ago

      Amazing photography! I can't believe you could do so many things to make a picture look even better!

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      sukkran trichy 5 years ago from Trichy/Tamil Nadu

      lot of resources. thanks for sharing some useful links.

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      desa999 lm 5 years ago

      Very interesting coverage on this topic. Well laid out.

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      sherioz 5 years ago

      Thanks so much for sharing this. It is a wonderful resource and I'm going to have some fun with this today!

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      MillBucks 5 years ago

      You have some great information listed on your lens, it's this type of lens that truly enhances the Squidoo community. Keep up the great work!

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      MartieG aka 'survivoryea' 5 years ago from Jersey Shore

      Thanks for sharing all this great info - helps a bunch!

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      yano jl 5 years ago

      I have been using GIMP. I like it, but it may be a bit over the top for simple stuff and online sharing. So, after reading your list, I think I am going to try Picasa.

      Thanks for Sharing. 1 SquidLike for you, my friend!

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      Close2Art LM 5 years ago

      All I can say is wow, so many free options to pick from, great job putting this together, blessed...:)rob

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      backdropexpress 5 years ago

      Love the image editor! Thanks for sharing those tools.Will try it on my photos too! Cool lens!

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      nbrandt123 5 years ago

      Stunning effects! I'm inspired to take a good capture of my dog and try those photo arts too. Thanks! i give your lens *****5 stars

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      bosieboy 5 years ago

      Thanks for the share. This is going to be a much referred to resource for me, and I expect others as well.

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      ananimoss2 5 years ago

      I will try them sometime, but wow, these do not look easy no matter what anyone says!

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      RuralFrance 5 years ago

      Great lens for information on exploring the effects of filters. Nicely done!

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      anonymous 5 years ago

      What a wonderful Lens, I'm going to add a link on my Seniors On Line Lens, thank you for sharing this with us, and liking some of my Lenses, truly appreciated!

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      Watercolor World 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing, it is always a great idea to have different ways to improve your pictures.

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      Frankie Kangas 6 years ago from California

      Back to bless this excellent lens. Blessed! Bear hugs, Frankster

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      Mickie Goad 6 years ago

      You have definitely shown me some new websites for creating images! Thank you so much. Blessed this lens today because I can tell you put a lot of effort and time into it's creation.

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      Sandy Mertens 6 years ago from Frozen Tundra

      Some really cool photo editing places. Angel Blessings! Please add your lens on the Not Zazzle Lens plexo on my August 2011 Zazzle Sales and Blessings

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      DesignZeal 6 years ago

      Cool! I had no idea one could do so much online with images. Thanks!

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      shaleigh 6 years ago

      thank you for all the great info! :)

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      gatorsquid 6 years ago

      nice lens!

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      nupur2011 6 years ago

      Used the resources to edit images on my lenses. Thanks.

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      'Vikk Simmons 6 years ago from Houston

      Interesting round up. I use picknik but I confess I don't get fancy with my photos. Nice job.

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      Srena44 6 years ago

      great lens...very interesting information...thx

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      arpak12 6 years ago

      Some of these are actually really cool especially since it's free. My preference, however, is to use Photoshop.

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      KarenTBTEN 6 years ago

      There are several here I didn't know - thanks, I'll be checking them out. I usually edit on Picnik, or Photobucket if I'm hosting something resized. Deefunia is one that I have visited occasionally for an unusual effect.

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      djroll 6 years ago

      I can't wait to try these out. They are wonderfully creative. Thank you for taking the time to put this lense together

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      jseven lm 6 years ago

      I love it and want to learn it to satisfy my huge right brain creativity, lol, thanks!

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      Philippians468 6 years ago

      thank you for sharing this creative lens! it brightened my day! cheers

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      Gamganny 6 years ago

      Great Resources for pimping your images. Awesome Lens and sprinkled with some angel dust.

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      Helene-Malmsio 6 years ago

      brilliant lens, just told everyone about it - lol! Big thumbs up from me for this resource.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Very cool, thank you for sharing this information. I am going to try some of these.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      Awesome lens! Lots of interesting info.

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      Jen 6 years ago from Canada

      Thanks for these great links to free online image editors,

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      gravityx9 6 years ago

      super lens with lots of good ideas! THUMBS UP and fave - and thx for the links you've posted!

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      SubtleMoon 6 years ago

      Nice intro into photo editing using online tools. The java water effect was interesting too. The stock photo pages were very helpful as well. Thanks!

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      Dish-Network-HD 6 years ago

      Interesting! thanks for the tips.

      By the way, I use gimp for editing images free (very close to Photoshop)

      Thanks again

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      leathersleepersofa 6 years ago

      thanks,Nice lens

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      refrige23 6 years ago

      Thanks for lens

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      stickeronline 6 years ago

      It was one of the best lens i have seen , and i am really interested to read it. Thanks for sharing this lens with us

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      bt55 6 years ago

      This is really useful information. I hope to use it immediately. Thank you for sharing how to enhance photos online for FREE.

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      anonymous 6 years ago

      great images thank,,,

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      Jack 6 years ago

      Thanks for sharing these image editors. Blessed by a Squid Angel.

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      deisai1 6 years ago

      Pimped ;) Great lens.

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      SubtleMoon 6 years ago

      Very informative page with great examples - Thanks!

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      HeatherTodd1 6 years ago

      Nice lens..

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      anonymous 7 years ago

      Its been a long while since I stopped by here. This is still a great lens, and I'm very happy to see the LR up there. Good going, and thank you!

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      Delia 7 years ago

      Great lens and info....a ~"Squid Angel Blessing"~

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      Carolan Ross 7 years ago from St. Louis, MO

      love this page! fived, faved, and fanned! A+ and a lensroll too!

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      Barbara Radisavljevic 7 years ago from Templeton, CA

      Thanks for a really useful resource.

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      jgelien 7 years ago

      These are fabulous photo editing ideas. I am favoriting this lens. 5*****

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      Lee Hansen 7 years ago from Vermont

      Lots of photo fun goodies here! - free, easy to use and creative effects galore. I like this lens so much I'm featuring it as an alternative way to pimp up graphics on my PhotoShop Graphics Editing Tips lens.

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      divacratus 2 7 years ago

      Woohoo! I love this lens! I am a big photo editing freak and this is going to be pretty useful. Thanks a lot for sharing :)

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      lasertek lm 7 years ago

      Great lens! Very informative. Will definitely try the information you've shared.

      Btw, if you got the time, do visit my 1st lens about Toner Refill Kits .

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      hayleylou lm 7 years ago

      Thanks for this great info, off to play with my pics - 5 stars, thanks

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      Frankie Kangas 8 years ago from California

      Excellent lens. I love how you showed us the different effects that can be achieved at the different sites. 5 stars, favorite and I'm a FAN! Thanks and bear hugs, Frankster aka Bearmeister aka Cat-Woman

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      ashleyv 8 years ago

      Very cool photo editing! You are pretty creative with this stuff. I need to play around with my photo editors some and try some of these techniques. I also want to fix up some photos from my digital picture frame as well.

      Great lens!

      Ashley

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      WindyWintersHubs 8 years ago from Vancouver Island, BC

      Great Image Tips! Well Done. I haven't tried many of these Great Sites! Featuring your lens on my Color Tips Lens. Thanks for sharing! :)

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      dvirtualist 8 years ago

      hey this is fun. Thanks for sharing this lens.

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      seedplanter 8 years ago

      Jill, this is a super resource! Even though I'm an avid Photoshop CS3 user, I love coming across simple tools that make my imaging easier for adding to websites and lenses. I'm starting with LoonaPix, because your examples looked like fun (love the scrolled look!)

      Thank you for taking time to share all these goodies! I'm lensrolling to a couple of my lenses.

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      I'm really liking this lens - my kind of stuff! 5***** and added as a favorite!

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      rea of sunshine 8 years ago

      Ooo fun! Thanks. I will definitely be putting this to use in some of my future lenses.

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      Sniff It Out 8 years ago

      So glad you found it useful :-) [in reply to WhichCraft]

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      WhichCraft LM 8 years ago

      Now here's a useful lens!

      Thank you for sharing :)

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      A8ch 8 years ago

      Terrific 5-star lens. An excellent resource for editing photos.

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      Sniff It Out 8 years ago

      You can do it Shelly, its as easy as clicking one or two buttons! [in reply to Shelly]

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      Sniff It Out 8 years ago

      I will be interested to see what you do with your pictures Lizzy :-) [in reply to ElizabethJeanAllen]

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      I'm fascinated! Tipi is my sister and she's featuring this on her Images, so that's how I found you--she has been having fun with this. Great presentation, you have me thinking that even I can do this stuff.....impressive!

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      ElizabethJeanAl 8 years ago

      Thanks so much for sharing this. I wanted to do something to make my pictures unique but didn't know where to start.

      5* and favored.

      I'll be back

      Lizzy

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      Hi, what a nice lens,

      I think that picture can talk much than word

      "picture express thousand word" is it right?

      Have nice day

      Pics Money

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      Flighty, you're the BOOM! I'm going to have some fun with some of these site that you recommend. - Thanks for making this lens.

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      colhill 8 years ago

      I love it that these are free, free, free! I'm a Picasa fan (even have created a lens with the most current download link http://www.squidoo.com/GooglePicasa3) but mainly use it for storage / filing and so on. These ones you have provided have nice editing features. LOVE the rippling water!

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      EuroSquid LM 8 years ago

      Very Cool!! Have given you 5* for this. I know one or two free editors. But didn't know most of these.

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      jemsley lm 8 years ago

      Nice job, I'm going to try out a few of these - I always end up using drpic.com - No affiiliation with the site.. it's just simple and has a few nice features, free too.

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      anonymous 8 years ago

      i really like the picture2life..

      great lens..keep up the good work..

      5* from me..

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      brookehudson 8 years ago

      These are great. Never thought these sites could do such nice effects.

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      Jeff Wendland 8 years ago from Kalamazoo, MI

      I really like the water effect