Last week I wrote about the places on the web where you can get free high quality pictures for your blog. This weekend I received a few questions about picture editing which I thought would make a good post.
If you don’t have the money to buy Photoshop you have the option to purchase it for a monthly fee of $19.99 instead of buying it outright.
If you don’t have photoshop and have no plans to purchase photoshop then Picmonkey is an awesome alternative. It’s free (except for a few upgrades) and I use it more than I do photoshop because it’s easy and right on the web.
On Picmonkey you can edit images by adjusting things like exposure and brightness, adding text and adding filters. Go check it out.
A few tips I’d give for working with Picmonkey are:
Get Creative With Text
When adding text use two lines. I like to use a thick display font for the top line of text and a handwritten or more dainty font for the second line. I think this makes things look more interesting. Here is an example.