APPS AND SOFTWARE
Canva lets you create beautiful designs and professional graphics with Canva. You can use your own photos or choose from more than one million layouts, stock photographs and illustrations. Search for the best fonts, photo filters, graphics, stickers and shapes, then use Canva’s simple drag and drop tool to create a design. Share your design directly to your favourite social media app, via email, text messaging apps or export to your camera roll. Pricing ranges from free to about $13 per month.
Adobe Lightroom – Adobe Lightroom 6 gives you all your digital photography essentials in one fast, intuitive application. Efficiently find and organize all your photos. Perfect your shots with powerful one-click adjustments and a full range of advanced controls. Easily share your work on social networks, in video slideshows, HTML5 web galleries, and more. AVailable for both PC and Mac. Price is appriximately $143.
Adobe Photoshop Elements – Adobe Photoshop Elements 15 automates the organizing and editing so you can have fun creating and sharing your amazing photos. Quickly find any photo. Make one-click fixes and add artistic effects to create unique looks. Create collages, slideshows, and cards. Share to favorite social sites. And now, do all your quick edits and organizing with the touch of a finger.
PicMonkey – Editing your photos is easy with PicMonkey! Add filters, frames, text, and effects to images with this online photo editing tool. Pricing ranges from about $4 to just over $8 per month. PicMonkey also lets you design photos and collages.
Stencil offers simple image creation for social media marketers, bloggers and small businesses. Pricing ranges from free to $18 per month.
FREE STOCK PHOTOS – Some require attribution.
1 Million Free Pictures – http://www.1millionfreepictures.com/
DesignersPics – http://www.designerspics.com/
EveryStockPhoto – http://www.everystockphoto.com/
Free Images – http://www.freeimages.com/
Free Nature Stock – http://freenaturestock.com/
MorgueFile – http://www.morguefile.com/
Pexels – https://www.pexels.com/
PhotoPin – http://www.photopin.com/
PicXClicX – http://www.picxclicx.com/
Pixabay – http://www.pixabay.com/
SplitShire – http://www.splitshire.com/
Stocksnap – https://stocksnap.io/
StokPic – http://www.stokpic.com/
Unsplash – https://unsplash.com/
PAID PHOTO REPOSITORIES
123rf – http://www.123rf.com/
iStockphoto – http://www.istockphoto.com/
Shutterstock – http://www.shutterstock.com/