10 Free Online Photo Editors With Beautiful Filter And Effect

W.K —  June 11, 2012 — Leave a comment

Online photo editor is a rising trend and excellent engaging way to edit photo with one-click-tweak filter effects. While professional photographer produces photos with exceptional photography skill or edit with sophisticated program such as Photoshop and CorelDraw, I found online photo editor is more fit to a non-photo savvy like me, mainly due to its simplicity and flexibility. Another real claim to the fame is of course the generosity of the developer by offering free service to the user.

Again, we sifted through the maze and compiled a list of best online photo editors which integrated with neat filter effects. List after the jump.

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Pixlr

Pixlr is a powerful photo editing platform that delivers its service through 3 tip-top quality products:

Pixlr Editor

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

The editor is a simplified version of Photoshop that comprises all the basic photo editing feature such as, layering, cropping, image adjustment, simple filtering and plus many more. If you’re familiar with Photoshop, you should able to get used to it in a blink of eye. Meanwhile, you can also easily change the language of the user interface.

Pixlr Express

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

The Express’ interface is intuitive in such a way of presenting its jam-packed features without sacrificing the ease of use. This is the editor specifically designed for beginner while still able to produce magnificent photo with countless of filter effects. And the full screen feature is pretty cool too!

Pixlr O-Matic

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

The O-Matic is the coolest online photo editor I have seen. Not to mention the outstanding filters and effects for photo, the interface is just more than remarkable! It is the online photo editor that you’re afraid to miss, and believe me or not, you just want to change your profile photo after seeing this.

Fotoflexer

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

At first glance, the casual appeal did not impress me so much until I dug deep enough and found the interface is pretty user-friendly, and compacted with one-click-tweak filter effects. Similar with several online photo editor, Fotoflexer comprises all the basic editing tools and integrates other famous platform like Facebook, Picasa, Flickr and more to allow you to import photo from those services. On top of that, it has 33 filter effects in the editor that are worth trying.

Tuxpi

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

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Tuxpi emphasized its photo editing feature toward the direction of one-click-edit type without the need to learn those Photoshop skill which required highly technical and meticulous effort. It is a simple online photo editor bundle with 50+ filter effects, colour adjustment, frames, and photomontages.

Pizap

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

If you’re looking to edit photo with collage and special filter effect which are little different from the others, Pizap is definitely at the top of the list. It has whooping 44 creative collages and some of the filters I found pretty interesting are Fisheye, Halftone and Zoom Blur. Don’t forget to do some shooting!

Befunky

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

Founded at 2007 and has over 1 million Facebook fans, the variety and quality of feature are the cherry at the top without any shadow of doubt. It’s one of the online photo editor that has such a big library of filter effect.

Photo505

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

It’s a site specially designed for people who are clueless about photo editing but wanted to have fun of their face with fictional character or some famous magazine cover. Integrating with face detection technology, Photo505 make you like a professional photo editor and it’s definitely worth a visit!

Picture2Life

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

My attention was caught by the sleek design of Picture2Life at the first landing, then mesmerised again by the awesome features. As the description by its own, Picture2Life is a free, powerful, but simple and easy-to-use online photo editor which also allows you to create collages and animated gif’s. And for my reminder, don’t ever miss out the brilliant photo masking feature that turns the tedious masking into a piece of cake.

Sumo

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

Despite the free version, it’s already a premium and precisely developed online photo editor which covers not only the routine features. There are some special effect and tool that I found only limited at Sumo and every user should at least give a try to the ‘Symmetry Tool’ and ‘Lighting Effect’ at the filter section. Pretty interesting and fun evoking features though!

iPiccy

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

Ranging from colour adjustment to artistic effect, the best of iPiccy is still the retouching feature. You can easily fix the red-eye, whiten the teeth, change the lip colour, and even ‘Thinify’ your face with just a simple click. If you’re the person who like to try some special editing tool, the ‘Clone Tool’ and the pattern of collages are the features you can’t find at any other place else.

Photofacefun

10 Free Sites To Edit Photo Online With Beautiful Filter And Effect

This is the wonderland where you can have absolutely fun of photo with zero knowledge of photo editing. Nothing much actually I can comment with such a library of more than 100+ photo effects. You just got to try it yourself.

Conclusion

In a time of disruptive new technologies and competition, I strongly believe in the product that can serve sophistication in a simplest way, will hold the crown at the future. This is also another reason behind the rising online photo editor or photo editing apps.

Of course, the list is not exhaustive, and if you found any cream of crop of online photo editor, why not you share it to us at the comments?

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Founder and Editor-in-chief of Tezeal | Wei Kai is a technology enthusiast and love to crank his mind for technology knowledge. Experimenting graphic design with Photoshop is one of his favorite thing to do during his spare time.