Top 10 Photo Editing apps for Android 2018

Photo editing apps are a must installed app on our phone. Phone cameras are not that great. So it is necessary to adjust our photos before we post it some social media. There is a ton of apps in the play store. Among that when we search for best editing apps, we get a bunch of apps. Many of them may not be useful. Finding the best app for us is the toughest job. I tried few of the apps. Some them where awesome, still there are lots of apps that are not useful. Some of the apps just looked same in all ways except the icon and name. Now let’s see the best apps for our needs.

10.  Photo Editor by Aviary

This is one the basic photo editor in the list. Which has all usual editing tools like

  • Enhance
  • Effects
  • Frames
  • Stickers
  • Overlays
  • Adjust
  • Sharpness
  • Focus
  • Text
  • Blemish
  • Meme
  • Transform etc.

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9. YouCam Perfect

If you are a selfy maniac then this app is very handy. YouCam Perfect is packed with many tools, which allows you to enhance your photos. This is the only app in the list which has more number of tools to enhance the beauty. It has tools to

  • Whiten your skin and teeth
  • Reduce noise,
  • Facetone,
  • Nose, eyes, smile enhance,
  • Makeup,
  • Stretch,
  • Shape body and face,
  • Acne etc

Other than this it has editing tools to adjust HSL.

  • Effects
  • Text
  • Stickers
  • Frame
  • Blur
  • Overlays etc.

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8. PhotoDirector

It is a photo editing app that comes usual editing tools. In this app with the help of cutout tool, we change background of the images. The other main feature of the app is removal tool. With the help of this tool we can erase some unwanted objects from the images. Then the basic features include tools like,

  • Basic Edit
  • Transform
  • Adjust
  • Effects
  • Splash
  • Mirror
  • Blender
  • Overlays
  • Portrait
  • Scene, text, stickers etc.

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7. Pixlr

Pixlr is a usual photo editor. Which is designed very professionally. It has all usual tools needed for a photo editor.The main feature of the app is its autofix mode, which clear a number of issue automatically. Another main feature of the app is that it has brushes, where you draw and brighten, darken or pixelate the image. The key features are

  • Adjustment
  • Auto Contrast
  • Double exposure
  • Brushes
  • Borders
  • Text
  • Stickers
  • Doodles
  • Blur
  • Smooth
  • Heal
  • Splash and effects etc.

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Vsco is a premium photo editor. Although it is a premium app, you can have trail for 7 days. It also has a community to share your photos edited by VSCO. The main feature of the app is that it has many tools that can be purchased from the store. The main key feature missing in the app is that it does not support text till this update. Other features are

  • Presets / Effects
  • Exposure / Contrast /Saturation
  • X Y Skew
  • Sharpen
  • Fade
  • Grain
  • Tint
  • Skin Tone
  • Temperature etc.

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5. Adobe Photoshop Fix

Photoshop Fix is developed by the biggest media software corporate Adobe. But the app is just an average photo editor from the company. As the name Photoshop titles there, we do expect a lot. Sadly nothing is great in the app. It lacks effects. It has usual features like

  • Light
  • Color
  • Defocus
  • Adjust
  • LIquify
  • Healing
  • Smooth

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4. Adobe Photoshop Express

This is another photo editing app from the same company mentioned above. The app is fairly better than the app mentioned above. Adobe PS Express has many effects, which we can adjust accordingly. The main features are

  • Adjust
  • Redeye
  • Border
  • Healing

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3. Picsart

It is one best app photo editing app for Android. I personally used this for a long time. It has all the feature that a photo editor needs. This app too has a community to share the photos that edited within picsart. One of the best features of the app is that we load different fonts as we wish. We can even purchase addons from the store. You can change background using this app.Some other features are

  • Shape crop
  • Clone
  • Stretch
  • Curves
  • Perspective
  • Adjust
  • Dispersion
  • Sticker
  • Cutouts
  • Text
  • Add photo
  • Mask
  • Lensflare etc.

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2. Snapseed

It is a photo editing app developed by Google. The app is very is to use and the app is very handy. The main feature that I liked about the app is Selective. With the help of this tool, you can select a particular color and adjust its saturation/brightness/contrast/structure. The addition of text is very impressive, where you can erase some parts of the text.

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1. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom CC

It is the mini version of the software that we used in PCs. It is one of the most compact photo editors for Android. This is an app that a photographer must have. One of the best features that I found in the app is that it can open RAW files directly. It has almost all the feature that PC version has.

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Castro K Joseph

This is Castro K Joseph, CEO of IPEEOFFICALS from gods country, Kerala, India. I am a great fan of Technology. I love to share my knowledge with others. I started this blog as a passion and like move on. Keep in touch, #Social

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