While Photoshop remains the ultimate image editing tool, it isn’t a simple tool to use. Luckily, there are number of specialized image tools available that let people perform complex image editing functions easily.
Citrify is one such tool that comes as both a web app and desktop tool. It lets you edit images and add some cool effects, which include halftone, flashback, watercolor, hulkify, obamify, sepia etc.
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To start the service, click on Launch Citrify button on their home page. It will open an application in a new browser window. You can load your own images and start editing. User interface is very simple and easy to use.
You can adjust brightness, contrast, hue and saturation of the image. Plus you can rotate, resize or sharpen image and add various touchup effects using tools like air-brush for a smoother skin-tone, reducing glare and wrinkles, and removing red-eye and blemishes.
Given below are the screenshots which show my attempt to touchup a picture using air-brush.
While it could have been edited better, you can still clearly notice the difference between above two images. After complete editing process you can save the image in PNG format.
The pro version which comes as a desktop tool and runs on Adobe AIR platform. But if you are a blogger or journalist, you could get a free license.
Edit your photos and add various effects online.
Touchup your photo with various effects available. Ex. airbrush, blemish, redeye.
Adjust brightness, contrast, hue, saturation etc.
No need to sign up.
Basic version is free. Premium version costs $39.99 USD.