Skip to main content

Software Applications

This is a guide summarising current convenient and recommended software applications available for use by library staff.

Image Editing

 

Product name Pixlr
Producer Autodesk
Cost Free
Function Web based image editor
Web site https://pixlr.com/
Features
  • Upload your image and edit it online
  • Online/cloud software
  • Work in layers
  • Replace color
  • Transform objects
  • Resize
  • Crop

 

 

 

Product name Adobe Photoshop
Producer Adobe Systems
Cost Purchasable via University IT
Function Photo/image editing and effects
Web site http://www.photoshop.com/
Features
  • Work in layers
  • Blur
  • Gallery motion effects
  • Smart Objects
  • Change colour
  • Resize/crop images
  • Photo editing
  • Post effects
  • Save as a variety of file types
  • Industry standard for image editing
  • Sophisticated functionality but complex software