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My top 3 photo editing apps for Instagram & beyond

Photo editing apps - love them! I use them all the time when I’m out of the office and want to update my social channels.
My go-to apps include: Photoshop Express, VSCO and Picsart.

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Pros of photo editing apps, great for creating content on the fly & developing your signature aesthetic on social media or quality adding text to images.

Make that flay lay look more dramatic or bring consistency into your social feed.

Photoshop Express - Free

Pros:
Great all rounder, heaps of options and powerful software. Can remove blemishes and spots with a simple click.
Cons:
If you haven’t had much experience with adobe products this might be a bit harder to figure out.

Photo filter options are limited.

Vsco - Free with Pro upgrade available $30 AUD per year

Pros:
Great for editing photos with heaps of options to add a custom filters and create your own. Ability to save “editing recipes” on the pro option. Does video as well!

Cons:
Free filters are limited, no ability to add text to images.

Picsart - Free with a pro upgrade

Pros:
Heaps of options to create custom graphics, add text and simple illustrations.

Cons:

Takes a little experimentation to operate with ease and the free option is full of ads.

I hope you enjoyed this quick little intro to each app, if you want to know more about any of them please let me know.

If you have any favourites please share, I always love finding new create tools.

Cheers,

Em

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Download links:
Photoshop Express - https://www.photoshop.com/products/photoshopexpress
Vsco - https://vsco.co/store/app

Picsart - https://picsart.com/apps/picsart-photo-studio/