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Have Fun with Free Online Photo Editing Tools II

Updated on September 22, 2010
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Taking pictures can be fun but when they turn out to be average or not so good, you want to preserve those moments with whatever it takes. Well, I am here to help you get to some of the free online tools to enhance you photos. Now, keep in mind that your original photo has to be in focus. None of the tools will give you the clarity if it is out of focus. I am one of those people whom would like the easy to play with instruction. If it gets too complicated or time consuming, I tend to stay away from that as I have other things in life to deal with.

As I mentioned in one of my previous hub, there is Picasa which you have to download. There are so many websites which you do not need to download the program. In fact, you don’t even have to sign up for an account if you do not want to store your pictures on their website. Let me give you a few to play with.

LunaPic- This is so easy to use and very self explanatory. It gives you the option of from adjusting the color to give you special effects such as mirror image, water reflections, vignette, lightning, collage, animation, etc.

Then there is picnik. It has some of the common features but also have teeth whiten, black & white, soften, tint, invert, etc. Now the website offers some features with a premium but that is your option to purchase.

Now, we are getting to the fun stuff! FotoFlexer is one of the websites which gives you a bit of creativity. It gives you the features of pinch, bulge, twirl, stretch, and squish. It also offers borders, frames, etc. If you are in advance of photo editing, then you will enjoy layers. I have not gotten that far yet.

So, I explore for more websites to give me more entertainment! FunPhotoBox has the option of putting your own photo into a template. I just love this website. It is similar to PhotoFunia and Deefunia.

There are many free online tools to help you fine tune your photos and give you the pleasure of exploring and creating the out of the world possibilities! Now, go and have fun!

 

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    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      4 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Thanks, flint3099. There is so much on the web that is free and lots of fun!

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      flint3099 

      4 years ago

      Those image tools look like a lot of fun. I especially liked the first one where you made yourself an action star. Well done on the hub tim-tim.

      - Flint

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      6 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Injured lamb, thank you for reading my hub. Since then, I discover a lot more. I am due to write another hub on this, LOL.

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      Injured lamb 

      6 years ago

      Thanks for the sharing tim-tim, I have bookmarked the sites you had listed...it definitely would give me some help...

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      cookibuq, you are welcome! It is so much fun to photo edit. I bought the Photoshop Element 8 but never got around to figure it out. I love the free easy stuff! Have a nice holiday!

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      cookibuq 

      7 years ago from Ireland / Hong Kong

      These pictures are really cool! I usually use picnik to sharpen my blurry photos (darn hand shake lol) but thats about it. There weren't that many free features... Will definitely try out the other sites you mentioned here. Thanks for the info :)

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Thanks,bayareagreatthing. I also have photoshop, not for free It is too complicated for me to use a paid program. I love the easy stuff online especially when it is free. Glad you like it:)

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      bayareagreatthing 

      7 years ago from Bay Area California

      That is so fun to play with photos like that. I use Photo Shop (not free though) and enjoy getting crazy with them. Really like what you did with pic 1.

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Yes,warrioRR. It is so much fun! Glad you find that helpful. Thanks for visiting my hub.

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      warrioRR 

      7 years ago from Rawalpindi Pakistan

      These websites are Awesome

      just give them your foto and select your favourite stlye and your fote is ready!

      Thanks for sharing Tim Tim

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      abibelia,glad you find that helpful. Thanks for reading my hub.

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      abibelia 

      7 years ago from Indonesia

      The hub is very nice and informative, thanks for sharing these

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Thanks,suziecat7. Let me know how it goes.

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      suziecat7 

      7 years ago from Asheville, NC

      Great ideas - I'm off to check out FotoFlexer now - thanks.

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Thanks,Sonja. Wish I have a body close to that, LOL. Micky Dee,thanks for reading my hub. Miss talking to you!

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      Micky Dee 

      7 years ago

      I love playing with pics. I'll have to research all your info. God bless you tim-tim! I wish you would cook that broccoli for me!

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      sonja 

      7 years ago

      Great pics P!! You are the master picture taker!! Thanks for sharing these fab ideas!!!

      OBTW- looks like that 1st photo...all your walking is working for you!! :)

    • tim-tim profile imageAUTHOR

      Priscilla Chan 

      7 years ago from Normal, Illinois

      Thank you, Michael,agusfanani, and Freya Cesare. It is so much fun to play with your photos and editing. You will be surprised how well they turn out! Have fun!

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      Freya Cesare 

      7 years ago from Borneo Island, Indonesia

      Ah, thank you for the idea. I will try it right now! :)

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      agusfanani 

      7 years ago from Indonesia

      I like this hub very much. It enables me to experiment with the editing tool. Thank you tim-tim.

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      Michael 

      7 years ago

      What a great idea!!!!!

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