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Adobe Photoshop Lightroom Alternatives & Competitors

(2,351)4.6 out of 5

Looking for alternatives to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom? Tons of people want Photo Editing Software. What's difficult is finding out whether or not the software you choose is right for you. GIMP, Pixlr, Fotor Photo Editor, and Paintshop Pro are the most popular alternatives and competitors to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom.

Top Alternatives to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

  • GIMP
  • Pixlr
  • Fotor Photo Editor
  • Paintshop Pro
  • PicMonkey

Top 20 Alternatives & Competitors to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

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  1. GIMP

    (1,214)4.2 out of 5

    GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.

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  2. GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.

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    US
    GIMP is THE open source answer to photoshop. The documentation and resources are all available and out there for anything you're not sure about.
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  3. Pixlr

    (521)4.4 out of 5

    3D design, engineering, and entertainment software and services.

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  4. 3D design, engineering, and entertainment software and services.

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    Jordan Loven P.
    JP
    I love Pixlr. I both use it on mobile and web. The mobile version gives me the opportunity to create designs on the go. The web version allows me to fine tune every design details I've made...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Pixlr is:

    More usable
    Easier to set up
    Easier to admin
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    #3
    #3
  5. Fotor Photo Editor

    (174)4.2 out of 5

    The Fotor online editor is a powerful photo editing and graphic designing tool which offers all major editing functions plus our patented HDR technologies.

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  6. The Fotor online editor is a powerful photo editing and graphic designing tool which offers all major editing functions plus our patented HDR technologies.

    Categories in common with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:

    Jenna C.
    JC
    Fotor gives you the ease of editing your photos in online mode without downloading any program (although it has the option of downloading application for desktop and mobile), and has equally...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Fotor Photo Editor is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More usable
    #4
    #4
  7. Paintshop Pro

    (134)4.1 out of 5

    Faster, more flexible image-editing software, featuring new creative tools, more precise editing and easy quick fixes for your best photos and designs.

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  8. Faster, more flexible image-editing software, featuring new creative tools, more precise editing and easy quick fixes for your best photos and designs.

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    JM
    To start off, Paintshop Pro is a tool which provides a free trial which in my book is always a positive besides that the tool has a great number of tools that can be used to manipulate/edit...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Paintshop Pro is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    #5
    #5
  9. PicMonkey

    (290)4.5 out of 5

    PicMonkey is a photo editing solution that provides creative tools for photo editing and graphic design.

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  10. PicMonkey is a photo editing solution that provides creative tools for photo editing and graphic design.

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    Sharhan S.
    SS
    PicMonkey is easy to use and offers a lot of features. I was able to get started editing right away and my picture quality was improved dramatically vs just using a social media filter. It is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, PicMonkey is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
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    #6
  11. Affinity Photo

    (95)4.6 out of 5

    Affinity is the next-generation imaging and design suite for creative professionals, built exclusively for Mac.

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  12. Affinity is the next-generation imaging and design suite for creative professionals, built exclusively for Mac.

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    Raghav Gautam P.
    RP
    It's light and fast, and works much smoother than Photoshop

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Affinity Photo is:

    Easier to admin
    Easier to set up
    Better at support
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    #7
  13. Corel AfterShot Pro

    (35)3.9 out of 5

    Welcome to Corel! Tweets about technology, graphics, digital art, photo, video and general productivity.

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  14. Welcome to Corel! Tweets about technology, graphics, digital art, photo, video and general productivity.

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    UA
    Absolutely love the interface and ease of access, super easy to draw and edit
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  15. PhotoDirector

    (31)4.3 out of 5

    CyberLink develops a range of award-winning digital media creation, playback, sharing, and enjoyment applications for home & business PC users worldwide.

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  16. CyberLink develops a range of award-winning digital media creation, playback, sharing, and enjoyment applications for home & business PC users worldwide.

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    Francisco V.
    FV
    Affordable and quite powerful The versions of PhotoDirector that I have had occasion to use so far have seemed interesting tools for users of basic and intermediate level.  One of its most...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, PhotoDirector is:

    Better at support
    More usable
    Easier to set up
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    #9
  17. Canva for Enterprise

    (2,733)4.7 out of 5

    Amazingly simple graphic design

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  18. Amazingly simple graphic design

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    Felipe R.
    FR
    I used Photoshop to produce posts and ads on social media, which would take many hours. Now I use canvas, which looks much better. Maintaining the size guidelines for almost everything that is best...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Canva for Enterprise is:

    Easier to set up
    More usable
    Easier to admin
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    #10
  19. Polarr

    (13)4.3 out of 5

    Polarr is an online photo editing tool.

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  20. Polarr is an online photo editing tool.

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    TM
    Polarr, has a very clean design and it's very easy to use, you can find all the options easily and there are some really cool effects.

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Polarr is:

    More usable
    #11
    #11
  21. CorelDRAW

    (364)4.3 out of 5

    Versatile drawing and tracing tools. Professional photo editing and Easy website design.

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  22. Versatile drawing and tracing tools. Professional photo editing and Easy website design.

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    MR
    I have used Corel for 18 years, and always recommend it for a designing programme.

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, CorelDRAW is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More usable
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    #12
  23. Capture One Pro

    (57)4.6 out of 5

    Capture One is a commercial-grade image editing and management tool from Phase One.

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  24. Capture One is a commercial-grade image editing and management tool from Phase One.

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    Ian D.
    ID
    There is no better company for hot capturing then capture one. They outperform Adobe 10-1 when it comes to shooting straight into the computer. For whatever reason, their capturing abilities are...Read more
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    #13
  25. Photos

    (361)4.4 out of 5

    All your photos. Always with you and picture perfect.

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  26. All your photos. Always with you and picture perfect.

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    Charlie P.
    CP
    The auto edit features are quite good for beginners as a starting point on learning how to edit photos.

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Photos is:

    Slower to reach roi
    More usable
    Easier to set up
    #14
    #14
  27. ACDSee

    (249)4.4 out of 5

    ACDSee is recognized the world over as a leader in image editing, management and technical illustration software.

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  28. ACDSee is recognized the world over as a leader in image editing, management and technical illustration software.

    Categories in common with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:

    Elber Z.
    EZ
    Although it is not as renowned as Corel or Photoshop, this program has its place in the market as one of the most used tools when you want to design graphic and photographic pieces. I like it...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, ACDSee is:

    Slower to reach roi
    Easier to set up
    More usable
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    #15
  29. Photomatix Pro

    (14)4.0 out of 5

    Photomatix Pro and Essentials are standalone programs running on Windows and Mac.

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  30. Photomatix Pro and Essentials are standalone programs running on Windows and Mac.

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    PV
    The degree of control over the image is far superior to in camera HDR processing. For images with very detailed light or dark areas, this range is absolutely necessary to get the desired image. It...Read more
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    #16
  31. Pixlr Editor

    (56)4.6 out of 5

    With PIXLR Editor, you have full control over your images - including layers and effects.

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  32. With PIXLR Editor, you have full control over your images - including layers and effects.

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    NT
    pixler user interface id extremely easy to navigate and user-friendly unlike Photoshop which can be intimidating for beginners because of the intense learning curve.For Chrome and Firefox there is...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Pixlr Editor is:

    More usable
    Better at support
    Better at meeting requirements
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  33. Photolemur

    (7)4.8 out of 5

    Photolemur is a Tech Startup in area of digital photo processing, that create the worlds first fully automatic photo enhancement solution.

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  34. Photolemur is a Tech Startup in area of digital photo processing, that create the worlds first fully automatic photo enhancement solution.

    Categories in common with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:

    Aleksandar D.
    AD
    Simplicity of use is the best Photolemur characteristic. Simply import image, minimum size of 800x600 px, and Photolemur do magic. Export in Tiff or PSD format is excellent choice for further...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Photolemur is:

    More usable
    Better at meeting requirements
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    #18
  35. BeFunky

    (49)4.2 out of 5

    BeFunky is a powerful, yet easy to use Photo Editor, Collage Maker, and Graphic Designer for web. It's all-in-one online platform offers hundreds of fully customizable templates, a vast library of tools, and stunning design elements to choose from. For on-the-go edits, BeFunky offers an intuitive mobile Photo Editor for iOS and Android.

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  36. BeFunky is a powerful, yet easy to use Photo Editor, Collage Maker, and Graphic Designer for web. It's all-in-one online platform offers hundreds of fully customizable templates, a vast library of tools, and stunning design elements to choose from. For on-the-go edits, BeFunky offers an intuitive mobile Photo Editor for iOS and Android.

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    Dani B.
    DB
    It is a fact, not all of us are born with the talent to take spectacular photographs. But fortunately there are several tools that can help us perfect the images we take and also give them a...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, BeFunky is:

    More usable
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    #19
  37. Ribbet

    (47)4.3 out of 5

    Ribbet! is a free online photo editor and collage maker with beautiful filters, seasonal effects, touch-ups, stickers and fonts.

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  38. Ribbet! is a free online photo editor and collage maker with beautiful filters, seasonal effects, touch-ups, stickers and fonts.

    Categories in common with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:

    RC
    Die Anwendung ermöglicht es Ihnen, Bilder unseres Google-Kontos über Google Drive zu bearbeiten. Es ist auch möglich, einige soziale Netzwerke wie Facebook zu verbinden, um Fotos direkt von diesen...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, Ribbet is:

    More usable
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    #20
  39. OpticsPro

    (18)4.2 out of 5

    DxO OpticsPro is a professional RAW and JPEG image processing software.

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  40. DxO OpticsPro is a professional RAW and JPEG image processing software.

    Categories in common with Adobe Photoshop Lightroom:

    PB
    DXO has two things it excels at, Camera/Lens image correction and Prime noise reduction. I consider DXO's solutions in both of these the best available in any software package. NOTE: DXO Optics...Read more

    Reviewers say compared to Adobe Photoshop Lightroom, OpticsPro is:

    More expensive
    Better at support