There are many fine commercial photo editing software such as Photo Elements and PhotoImpact. For those who are more budget conscious, there are also some good free photo editing software, which we list below.

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VCW VicMan's Photo Editor Award-winning free photo editing tool that refines your digital photos, draws artwork naturally and effortlessly, and produces superb graphics for the web.
GIMP A freely distributed program for tasks such as photo retouching, image composition, and image authoring.
Paint.NET Features an intuitive and innovative user interface and support for layers, unlimited undo, special effects, and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools.
PhotoPlus Starter Edition A photo editing tool that enables you to fix / enhance digital photos, as well as create stunning bitmap graphics and web animation.
Picasa A free software that helps you locate, organize, edit, and share your photos.