PCWorldWhen most of us are looking for a photo-editing tool, we immediately think of Photoshop. Adobe's program is powerful and popular, but it's pricey at $100-and that's for the "light" version called Photoshop Elements. Meanwhile, $20 per month is the standard charge for individual one-app subscriptions to Photoshop Creative Cloud.
LifehackerOver six months ago, I stopped using Adobe Photoshop and switched to the open source alternative, GIMP, for all my personal photography projects. This wasn't the impossible task that most people believe it is. This post originally appeared on Riley Brandt's Photography Blog. Users often claim that Photoshop is absolutely essential to their workflow.