Windows 8 Apps

3 Awesome Photo Editors for Windows 8

With Windows 7, there were lots of image editors available, many of them free and some of them paid. One of the main features of Windows 8 being the metro UI apps along with Windows store. So in case you have a tablet or a desktop, you would definitely want to try out photo editing. Also Windows RT does not support third party tools, so you will have to depend on metro apps from the store to edit photos.

While there are many apps in the Windows Store which are based on photos, we are listing the best ones to edit photos on your Windows 8 tablets, laptops and desktops.

1. Fhotoroom:

If you are using Windows Phone, you would probably know Fhotoroom, it is an Award Winning Photo App and now available for Windows 8. Fhotoroom brings +76 powerful image editing, photo styles, light leaks, and frames in one easy to use package. Bring out the best in your photos by also using our Editing Brush which allows you with each mouse or finger stroke to adjust saturation, exposure and softness. You can upgrade to PRO version and also get access to Red Eye Removal, Lens Correction, Denoise, ColorSplash, Panorama Rotate, Chromatic Correction and work with Photos up to 5128 x 5128. It is one of the best available apps for your Windows 8.


2. Photofunia:

PhotoFunia is a cloud-based photo editing tool that gives you a fun filled experience. The app can automatically identifies the face in the photo and let’s you add cool photo effects and create funny face photo montages. PhotoFunia is free and very easy to use. Just select an effect you like from over 300 different effects, select your photo, and PhotoFunia will handle the rest for you.


3. Fotor:

Fotor is yet another all-in-one photo editing application for Windows 8. Perfectly combine the Windows 8 user experience with cutting-edge tools including Basic Editing Tools, Brilliant Visual Effects, Frames, 1-Tap Enhance, Collage, Text, Tilt Shift and Raw Converter, all bundled together in one powerful package. Input plain text or choose a stylish text template, personalize your photos by adding your own commentary, thoughts and messages for others to see, or just add notes to help you remember.


Have you tried any other photo editing tools on Windows 8? Share it in comments.

Nirmal is a Technology Blogger and a Microsoft MVP in Windows. Blogging has been his passion for more than a decade now, he started with this blog in 2007. He can be contacted at You can find Nirmal on , and .

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