Unleash Your Creativity With These 5 Great Android Photo Editing Apps

Android smartphones seem to be replacing the point-and-click digital cameras – with some extra help from photo editing apps. Today, you can find a plethora of Android apps online that gives mobile users a host of options to edit and optimize the photos on Android devices “on the go”. So, if you’re a designer and would like to unleash your creativity by creating some exceptional artwork, then there are a few photo editing Android apps worth checking out.

1. Snapseed


If you’re searching for an app that can help you in adjusting color, texture, brightness, and other effects of the whole image or just a part of it, then Snapseed will prove an ideal photo editing app for you. It is an app that you’ll love to use every day. The Snapseed app not only help in enhancing and transforming photos, but also help to share them easily using the built-in Google+ capabilities.

Snapseed also let you add creative enhancements to the photos such as frames, vintage filters, classic black and white look and much more. This app is compatible with Android version 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later.

2. PicsArt Photo Studio


With more than 200 million downloads, PicsArt has become one of the most popular image editing apps among creatives. Providing a unique set of photo editing tools (like photo editor, drawing studio, collage maker, etc.), PicsArt is not just an app, but a platform that inspires transforming photos into beautiful pieces of art. In fact, it even lets you collaborate the artwork on popular social platforms.

What’s more? This photo editing app makes the process of manipulating photos a fun and easy task, offering remarkably useful instruments like a photo blending and enhancement tool, clone tool, photo filters, and a dozen of customizable text tool, brush filters, and more. If you want to become a great artist, then PicsArt is an hard to ignore photo editing app.

3. Adobe Lightroom Mobile


Adobe Lightroom Mobile is the perfect app for both a novice designer, as well as, professionals who want to create incredible images. It provides several great tools, giving you the ability to edit photos on Android smartphones to “RAW” image format. This app is available for a 30-day trial period, however, its use can be extended even after the trial by users having a Creative Cloud subscription.

The best aspect about this app is that helps to sync edits made to a photo, metadata, etc. with any Lightroom enabled devices. You can even share your creations via social networks. Additionally, you can use your photos and create visual stories in the form of animated videos in “Adobe Voice and Slate”.

4. Adobe Photoshop Express


This app gives you the power of making adjustments to color, brightness, and contrast with just a single touch. The Adobe Photoshop Express let you add a touch of magic to your pictures, and make them better-looking with the help of automatic fixes and filters. In addition to this, you can make the photos more enhanced by adding effects such as Glow, Vibrant, etc.. And, it lets you give a finishing touch to the photos using borders and frames.

This app helps post your pictures on social networks such as Instagram, Tumblr, and a few others, or you can email or text the photos to your loved ones.

5. Fotor Photo Editor


In case, you’re looking for a photo editing app that offers in-depth photo editing, then Fotor Photo Editor is exactly what you want. Compatible with Android current OS Lollipop, Fotor can take care of almost all of your photo editing needs. The app help in editing professional-level images possible for everyday users with the help of its clean and intuitive UI.

The Fotor photo editor lets you enhance your photos with just one-tap. Besides this, it provides 13 scenes options that enable you to make adjustments in-sync with the condition when the photo was taken. It comes with over 100 effects and filters, which give you the freedom to create stunning photos with ease.

Wrapping Up!

Do you want to let loose your inner creative potential as a designer with a passion of creating beautiful art pieces? Well, then this post will help you know about 5 of the best Android photo editing apps that will help you make the most out of your designing skills.

About Juana Steves

Juana Steves is a senior android app developer for Xicom Technologies, which is the leading android app development company. She loves to share the latest information on mobile technology. Join her on Twitter to get the latest reviews and updates.