Overview of this post:-
Sometimes we just want to edit or Photoshop only one or two pictures. and do not want to install whole Photoshop software on our computer. so we search internet for web-based photo editor, so we can edit our pic online. There are lots of web apps to edit your photo online and one of the best is Pixlr. In this post we see some Pixlr features,drawbacks etc. so lets start.
2. WHAT IS PIXLR?
Pixlr is a web-based online photo editing application. You can go to www.pixlr.com/editor to use it. its is fast,it is simple. on computers it runs on flash plugin. It has enough feature to do a good photo editing. You can create a new project ( image) from start with pixlr, upload a image from your computer also upload a image from any URL. once you uploaded your picture you can start editing your picture.
3. OVERVIEW OF PIXLR FEATURES.
Pixlr features are very easy to navigate and user friendly. ok if you have ever worked on adobe photoshop its interface is similar like that. Tool box is on the left, Layer preview is on right, and with other options on the top menu, just like adobe Photoshop. Pixlr also got history box on right side. with this you can view your history actions that you have done, also you can undo your actions. in Tool box you will find all the necessary tools for your editing such as crop, typing, eraser, brush, red eye reduction etc.
some of the important features are like
- Texts & Fonts
- Object Transform
- Photo Collage
- Magic Wand
- Color Replace
- Digital Painting
- Image Retouching
- Digital Inking
4. PIXLR BENEFITS
- User friendly interface, easy to use, have enough tool to do simply and quick editing.
- Free to use
- You can use it on any browser on any operating system.
- Mobile apps for iOS and android users.
- You have to install Flash Plugin on your computer to use Pixlr.
- Help section is not very useful. no support etc. if you are new to editing, it can be challenging for you.
- Ads. as it is free to use so you will see lots of ads there.
Pixlr web as well as mobile apps are free to use. No hidden costs. but as it is free so you will see lots of ads on pixlr.