PicMonkey’s online photo editor tools are everything you need to make wow-worthy images. Needa crop, resize, and adjust exposure? No prob. Wanna add text, graphics, filters, effects, and more? Got that too. Mobile or desktop. Create whatever — whenever and however you like.
How to edit a photo in PicMonkey
1. Pick your photo
Open a blank canvas in the PicMonkey editor. Click Photos & Video > Add photo or video. Upload from your computer or choose among our millions of professional stock photos for design inspo. Drag corners to position picture accordingly.
2. Edit away
Not diggin' the natural vibe? Adjust exposure by hand or auto-adjust. Sharpen, soften, or try our nifty Color Changer! Plus, you can crop, resize, and add top-notch filters and trendy effects. Whatever your mood, we've got options.
3. Add text or graphics
Now that you've got the basics down, fine-tune with your fave fonts, graphics, and text effects. Add color gradients, shadows, outlines, or any other nuance your design needs. Adjust with easy-to-use sliders and voila!
4. Download and share
Once your photo's ready to rock, upload it to social, download it to your desktop, or print it to hang at home. Choose high-resolution JPGs, PNGs, (PDFs for pro subscribers), or GIFs and MP4s for animation. Share and smile for days.
Photo editing tools that are easy to use? Of course!
Our tools might be easy to use, but they pack a wallop. Crop, resize, sharpen, adjust colors, and change exposure to get the most out of your pics. And our background eraser is one-click ease. Get pro-looking results even if you're a beginner.
Photo filters you can customize for unique looks
Get I-spent-hours-on-this, but fast, with our quick-and-easy luxe photo effects. Change focal points or tweak lighting with just a few clicks. Plus, our Smart Resize tool makes reformatting for multiple social sizes a breeze, so don't waste time stressing about specs. Upload and share for all to see!
Super-powered photo effects like Color Changer
PicMonkey is stacked with amazingly impressive photo effects that transform your images in seconds. Our newest tool is the magical Color Changer Effect—make red shirts blue, orange walls green, yellow hair purple...you get the idea!
Instant Background Remover
Erase your photo’s background with a single click. This auto-magical feature is exclusively Pro-only, and well worth it. Perfect for product shots, creating logos, YouTube thumbnails, and more. (Available with Pro subscription)
The online photo editor with the mostest
Millions of stock photos
You don't even need your own photos to start. We've got millions from Shutterstock.
Touch up tools
Retouch portraits with natural-looking results — whiten teeth, change hair color, and smooth skin.
Thousands of templates
Add text to your photo or drop it into a design. We've got templates for everything, all customizable.
9000+ graphics and icons
Layer graphics to build new designs from scratch or add them ad hoc to your pics.
PicMonkey's mobile app
Start on our desktop app and finish on mobile. Or vice versa! Our mobile app is optimized for finger taps and fast adjustments, which means you can take your pic and have it social-ready in minutes.