Autodesk Pixlr is a photo editing app to give your pictures a fresh and finishing touch or simply to have fun. Pixlr is a three-in-one program that integrates Pixlr Editor, Pixlr Express and Pixlr-o-matic. The three steps will give you the opportunity to edit, fix, enhance and add as many effects, stickers and frames as you want to your memories.
Completely free, this app for PC and mobile devices (tablets and phones) is the perfect app for those with an interest in photography but no time to learn expensive and complicated software. Just install the app on your system, and with few simple and intuitive clicks, you will see how incredible your photo editing skills can be. Autodesk Pixlr convincingly does all the things that other applications can’t provide, even for a fee.
How to Use
To install and start using Autodesk Pixlr is quite easy; just download any of the Pixlr programs on your device or from the official website and start working. Open the app and choose tp pick an image from your system or take one on your webcam. Then you can start playing with it until you have the result you´re looking for.
With Pixlr Editor you will have a bunch of photo-editing tools ready to be use. Select an image or just start creating your own. Paint, resize, insert text and add as many filters and effects as you want. You work will be organized by layer, so it will have the same workflow as famous photo editors such as Photoshop. Your resulting image can be saved on your system, in the Pixlr library or even be directly uploaded to Facebook, Flickr or Picasa.
Pixlr is a three in one program that integrates: Pixlr Editor, Pixlr Express and Pixlr-o-matic
Pixel Express will help to add nice effects to your work. Simple adjustments, stickers and text can be added easily. It´s not as complete as Pixlr Editor but in addition, Pixlr Express have webcam support and a fun Collage tool. Completely customizable, this last option helps to create a lovely photo canvas for printing. Pixlr-o-matic is probably the simplest and most effective of the Autodesk Pixlr pack. Just select your picture and start choosing between the effects, lens aberrations and frames. It is one of the best options to give your pictures an old-fashioned, nostalgic style.
The three programs do not cost a cent and can be downloaded to any Android and i-device. You will have to install it separately but with this review you can have an idea of what each does, and decide which one you need most. The PC is an online version and has the advantage to have the whole Pixlr software all together in one place. Totally recommended for social networking enthusiast.
Pixlr Express 2.2.1 Features
Check the latest Autodesk Pixlr app features and discover all its editing possibilities:
- Edit, retouch and resize images
- Balance photo color, light and contrast easily
- Erase the red eye effect and whiten your teeth
- Add light effects and adjust intensity and orientation
- Choose between multiple frame styles
- Add interesting photo effects to your memories
- ‘Favorite’ system to organize your most used tools
For more information, please check the developer's website .
Before downloading, please check the minimum system requirements to use Autodesk Pixlr:
- Platform: iPad, iPhone, Android, PC (online)
- Hard Drive Space: 9MB free HDD space
For the PC version a broadband connection is mandatory to access to the website.
- Multiple and attractive effects
- Quite fast, able to check results instantly
- Interesting UI with a vintage touch
- Compatible with webcams
- Weak import and export options