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Tuxpi Photo Effects

Updated on March 10, 2018

Tuxpi One Step Photo Effects

Tuxpi is a easy way to apply photo effects or picture frame effects to a photo directly from a webpage. you only need to upload a photo, apply a photo effect or picture frame and the re-download it the modified photo result. Every effect is one step! So it's a not a full service photo editor - but what it does it does with ease! It has several effects not easily found on other sites - filmstrips and newscast are great to create fun photos. You can also combine multiple effects for some great customization Tuxpi has moved from 38 effects to 58 effects in the last year so they are constantly adding new and innovative photo effects. And, in case Tuxpi is not your cuppa tea, check out alternative options like Ribbet, Picmonkey, Citrify and more online photo editors.

Tuxpi Newscast - Show your photo on the news - breaking story

Easy Photo Effects
Easy Photo Effects

Kaleidoscope Effect

Tuxpi Kaleidoscope
Tuxpi Kaleidoscope

Focus Your Photos - Swirl Photo Effect

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Click Here for Easy Photo Effects

Citrify Photo Editor - Alternative Photo Editors

Citrify Photo Editor
Citrify Photo Editor

It's not like the world needs one more photo editor, but if one is going to be built at least make it a good one. Citrify is a great addition. The best feature is the ease of touching up photos. I took the above photo on the left (a Citrify default photo) and enhanced it to the image on the right in the first 4 minutes of using Citrify. No training. No research. I just uploaded the photo and used the out-of-the-box touch-up tools. Citrify does not have all the features of other photo editors - but for facial touchups with almost no training Citrify is awesome!

Photo Fun -


Freaking News is the top News Photoshop Pictures site on the web. Actual news stories fuel their Photoshop picture contests with scores of wacky pictures. Members can earn cash for participating and winning the daily contests.

Filmstrip - Make Your Image Look Like Filmstrip

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Click Here for Easy Photo Effects

RIbbet Photo Editor - Picnik Style Photo Editor


Ribbet is built on the same platform that made Google's Picnik great and is an easy to use yet powerful online photo editor. You can use Ribbet for collages, touch-ups and advanced photographic effects like curves and clone tools, fonts, frames, stickers, vampire effects, beards, and an entire pond full (yes, get ready to deal with some froggy puns) of effects. Like Picnik, there will be a free and a premium version.

Photo Circles - One of the Unique Photo Effects Found on Tuxpi


Pixlr Photo Editing


Pixlr is a web service that combines image design and paint tools with photo editing. So whether you want to create a free form image , layer one image over another or use a variety of filters, effects and level adjustments to transform photographs, Pixlr is equally capable of meeting your needs. Even with all these features, Piixlr remains easy to use - certainly much easier and cheaper than Photoshop.

BeFunky Photo Editor
BeFunky Photo Editor

BeFunky Photo Editor

BeFunky Photo Effects allow everyday people to easily create photographically rich and artistic results from their digital images without the need for any technical knowledge. BeFunky is a quick and simple tool for transforming digital photos into instant art work or digital comics. BeFunky offers an extensive range of effects, speech bubbles, accessories, graphics and lot's of objects that you can add to your pictures. These "one-click" photo effect options produce desired results effortlessly and each effect comes with the option to make simple adjustments. BeFunky makes it easy to get photos from your favorite web sites. Apply special photo effects and save back to your account -- Facebook, MySpace, Flikr, Bebo, Hi5 and Friendster.

58 Tuxpi Photo Effects - Tuxpi has a ton of effects

Easy Photo Effects
Easy Photo Effects
  • Motivational Poster Tool

    Create Motivational Posters with custom pictures and text.

  • Postage Stamp

    Your picture as a postage stamp.

  • Polaroid Effect

    Make your pictures appear to be taken with an instant camera.

  • Water Reflection

    Apply a water reflection to your picture.

  • Wanted Poster

    Make a Western Style wanted Poster.

  • Infinity

    This photo effect layers and blends a picture multiple times onto itself, giving it an effect of depth.

  • Pop Art Collage

    Remember the famous Warhol painting? With this tool you can create a similar collage using your own photo.

  • Mat Picture Frame

    Mat and frame your pictures with different colors and textures.

  • Flag Collage

    Create a collage with your photo and the flag of your country.

  • Canvas Tiles

    Modern art style canvas print effect.

  • Thumbnail Picture Frame

    Frame a photo with thumbnails of itself.

  • Stardust

    Add flashy stars to your picture.

  • Film Strip Effect

    Let's your picture look like a piece of a film strip.

  • Newscast Picture

    Make today's news yourself! Create a TV Newscast with your own photo.

  • Pixels

    Adds a clustered pattern to your pictures.

  • Wirl

    An artistic photo effect that layers and blends a picture onto rotated copies of itself.

  • Blueprint Photo Effect

    Add a cool blueprint effect to your picture.

  • Wall Painting Photo Effect

    Gives your photo the look as painted on cement.

  • Brushstroke Frame

    Add a discreet brush pattern around your pictures.

  • Photo Circles

    Circular copies surrounding your picture.

  • Fiery Flames

    Frame your photos with flames.

  • Nightvision

    Easily add a nightvision effect to your picture.

  • Heatmap

    Create a heatmap from your picture.

  • Photo Strips

    Slice your photo into strips and rearrange them.

  • Kaleidoscope

    This photo filter will apply a kaleidoscope effect to your picture.

  • Tritone Filter

    This photo filter will apply a three color effect to your picture.

  • Flower Frame

    Surround your picture with flowers.

  • Pencil Sketch

    Apply a pencil sketch effect to your photos.

  • Color Channel Swap

    Create fancy color effects by exchanging color channels with each other.

  • Sepia Tone Effect

    Apply a sepia tone to your photographs.

  • Swirl Picture Frame

    Montage your picture onto swirled tiles of itself.

  • Fade Out Effect

    Fade out parts of your photos, make them blend with the background or add a glowing effect.

  • Shape Tool

    Crop your photo to irregular shapes.

  • Pixeled Picture Frame

    Montages your photo onto a pixelized copy of itself.

PicMonkey Photo Editor - Picnik Style Photo Editor


PicMonkey, a creation of several former Picnik engineers offers a simple and easy to use tool for editing and altering your images. Even if Picnik was still around, PicMonkey would be a great alternative!

The entirely Web-based editor is fast and effective, and among the cleanest interface (PicMonkey and Ribbet will be fighting for that title) for a photo editor (Web or desktop) that I've come across. In the left-hand column you see all of your options. And that includes everything from basics likes cropping and rotating to a full array of air-brushing edits. In Picnik style, you can add icons and text and throw a frame around a photo. Basic edits consist of crop, resize, rotate, as well as color tweaking and sharpening. There is also an auto adjust button much like the one that was among Picnik's top features.

Imikimi - Bling to Your Photos

Imikimi (pronounced: immy-kimmy) is an online creative community where millions of people throughout the world gather to create, re-mix and collaborate on their digital self-expressions in a fun and easy way.

Keep Calm
Keep Calm

Keep Calm Posters

Created for WWII, still used today!

Keep Calm posters were created during World War Two for the British population. However, they remain popular today though they are often used for far less serious purposes than safety during a war. This service will let you create your own with poster with a choice of icons, colors and text. Photo Fun

Want to change facial expressions in photos of people with just one click, or even create funny animations? Cartoon Photo! makes this possible! This online service works in fully automatic mode: you just upload a photo from your computer or from the internet by entering its URL, choose an emotion from the list (joy, sadness, surprise, etc.) and get a funniest gif animation, or a static caricature. The service automatically detects the face in your photo and also lets you adjust animation speed and picture size.

Tucia Photo Enhancement

Tucia Photo Enhancement
Tucia Photo Enhancement

I love editing photos, but when you have the photos say from a wedding, a reunion or a graduation you might want a professional touch. Tucia can add a person into a family portrait or remove an unwanted stranger from your photo. They can digitally open up closed eyes or fix hair. They can also offer glamorize and digital cosmetic enhancement options - get a tan, clear acne or remove braces. Simple touch-ups such as digital camera mark or red eye removal and cropping are also available.

LunaPic Photo Editor


Not as fancy a website as Photoshop Express or Ribbet, but an amazing number of features are available via one-click on LunaPic. Especially powerful with easy to build animations. Create cubes, add effects, zoom, crop, remove blemishes - you name it! They say "Pimp Your Profile Pictures for MySpace and FaceBook" and indeed they make it easy to move photos to those sites.

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      5 years ago

      Wow pretty comprehensive review on some GREAT picture editing softwares. I'll definitely be using some of them. I currently have the photofunia app and I love it

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      6 years ago

      I LOVE IT

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      6 years ago

      I LIKE IT

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      6 years ago

      What an excellent collection of new-to-me photo editing tools! Thank you.

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      8 years ago

      great lens just checked out tuxpi, how cool, will certainly be back to check out the other photo places you have listed.Thanks for sharing all the info


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