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    Member Since
    Jun 01, 2004
    United Kingdom
    Powerbook G4 1.67GHz 15.2" Superdrive 1.5GB RAM
    Anything but Photoshop?
    Hi all,
    I am looking for another good image editor. I am not so keen on Photoshop (and it costs a lot of money). Any suggestions?

    The images I mostly deal with are bmp or jpg and mainly I need good color contrast and saturation, especially in the green channel. Most of the time I need to make judgements between very green, not so green and somewhat green.


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    Desolate One
    Gimp is great.

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    Member Since
    Jun 24, 2004
    Arlington Heights, IL USA
    17" Flat Panel iMac -15" 1.5GHz, 80GB HDD, 128MB ATI video card, 1GB RAM- PowerBook
    Gimp is really good, you can also look at Photoshop Elements 3.0 that retails for $99 (cheaper at some online stores) that I find is really good for photo editing/enhancing.
    Looking for a PowerMac G4 for $500 or less USD.

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    Member Since
    Aug 25, 2004
    New Zealand
    13" MBA. 15" MBP. iPhone 4. 3G Pad 2.
    Toy viewer may do what you want, the colour contrast tools are reasonable.
    Freeware so worth a try :-) Far more options in that little program than expected.
    Have fun
    ~ 13" MacBook Air. OSX 10.9 ~ iPad 2 & iPhone ~

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    Oct 30, 2004
    San Antonio, Texas
    PowerMac G4 Cube 450mhz 832mb
    photoshop elements will work, or corel photo paint.

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    Those are all great but graphiccoverter is more powerful and cheaper and continually upgrades. It is shareware and definitely a best buy for mac users.

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