Photo Editor

Before and after photo using PicMonkey's photo editing tools.

PicMonkey’s online photo editor tools are everything you need to make wow-worthy images. Take your photos, designs, and social media posts to the next level with filters and editing tools. Use the free mobile app or start a free trial on desktop!

Before and after photo using PicMonkey's photo editing tools.

How to edit a photo in PicMonkey

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Sign up

Start a free trial subscription now to give the photo editing tools a try.

2
Edit photos

Open your photos in PicMonkey and crop, resize, add filters or effects, and adjust color or exposure.

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Add text or graphics

Take your image edits further by adding text to your photo or using graphics for a perfect finishing touch.

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Download or share

When you are done editing a photo, share directly to social media or download as a JPG, PNG, PDF, GIF, or MP4.

online photo editor tools for adjusting size, exposure, background, colors, and touch up

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.

online photo editor tools for adjusting size, exposure, background, colors, and touch up

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 camera looks, tweak lighting, and add popular effects with just a few clicks. Our Smart Resize tool makes reformatting for multiple social sizes a snap, so you can spend all your energy making that image great.

hundreds of unique photo filters and effects. you can customize
hundreds of unique photo filters and effects. you can customize
Color changer tool for photos

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!

Color changer tool for photos

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)

remove the background from a photo with one click
remove the background from a photo with one click

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.

Check out Stock photos

Touch up tools

Retouch portraits with natural-looking results — whiten teeth, change hair color, and smooth skin.

Explore touch up tools

Thousands of templates

Add text to your photo or drop it into a design. We've got templates for everything, all customizable.

Browse design templates

9000+ graphics and icons

Layer graphics to build new designs from scratch or add them ad hoc to your pics.

Visit the graphics library

Try the photo editing magic free for 7 days!
Get the free picmonkey photo editing app for mobile.

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.

Get the free picmonkey photo editing app for mobile.

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Use our powerful, fun tool to create beautiful collages.

retouch photos with easy touch-up tools
Retouch portraits

Polish your people pics with our touch-up tools.

Love up your pics with PicMonkey