Easy to Use Photo Editing Software for Beginners an Advanced Users

Hints: More borders can be added to the program. Just click the button "Download more borders" and get a free bonus package for FotoWorks XL (requires an internet connection).
Caution: Once a border is attached to the picture, you cannot remove it.

Add Text with the easy to use photo editing software
Add text/titles to a picture
Open the picture to edit
Then click the botton "Add Text"
An edit window opens, containing the following options:
Text
Insert your text here
Font
Choose your font; any font installed under windows can be used.
Fontsize
Move the slider to set your desired font size
Font Color
Select a color from a color palette by clicking the button "Font Color" first. To apply the color you've picked, just click the "OK"-button.
Pick Color
If you want to use a font color matching your pictures colors, you can adapt the font color from a color out of the picture. The color you've picked, and its RGB values will be displayed in the preview box below.
Rotation
The text can be rotated by moving the slider.
Effect
Add effects, like border, shadow, inset light, etc to make it look 3-dimensional or plastic.
Light Color
Pick the light effects color.
Shadow Color
Pick the shadows color.
Shade spacing
The spacing can be adjusted by moving the slider (shadow must be selected as the texts effext)
When your done, just click the button "OK".
Now you can save your picture with the easy to use photo editing software.

Hints: You can drag the text anywhere around the picture by clicking on it with the left mouse button and moving the mouse while holding the button.
Other nice fonts can be downloaded from the internet and installed under windows. FotoWorks XL will detect newly installed fonts automatically so can instantly use them.
Caution: Once a text is placed on the picture, you cannot remove it.

RGB is short for red, green, blue and it's the values for the color mixing that monitors use. Each pixel on the screen holds three bytes in a table, one byte for each fundamental color. Each of these three values has a range from 0 to 255 that affects the colors intensity. As each of these RGB bytes can have 256 possible values, 256x256x256 results in 16.777.216 possible colors.

Draw/Retouching with the Easy to use photo editing software
Draw something into the picture:
Open the picture you want to edit
Click on "Draw/Retouching"
An edit window opens, containing the following options:
Paint Brush - Size
Change the the size of the brush by moving the slider. The smaller the number to the left of it, the smaller the brush becomes.
Paint Brush - Ophacity
Change the brushs ophacity by moving the slider. The biggger the number to the left of it, the less ophacity will the brush have.
Paint Brush - Color
Pick the brushs color by clicking the button "Color Paint Brush". Choose one of the colors from the palette and click "OK" to use it.
Pick Color in the photo editing software
If you want to use a font color matching your pictures colors, you can adapt the font color from a color out of the picture. The color you've picked, and its RGB values will be displayed in the preview box below. Paint Brush - Form
Select one of the following shapes:
- Round (circle)
- Quadrat (square)
- Oblique left
- Oblique right
- Horizontal
- Vertical
- Airbrush (spray can)
Undo
Remove your painting entirely, if it does not meet your expectations by clicking "Undo".
When your done, just press the "OK" button.
Now you can save your picture

Hint: Caution: Once you painted something on the picture, you cannot remove it anymore.

Morph Picture with the easy to use photo editing software
Add morphing effects to your picture
Open the picture to edit
Click on "Morph Picture"
An edit window opens, containing the following options:
General - Effect Size
You see the changes in the brusch mask preview.
Form Tool
- Warp
- Twirl
with the settings for intensity and gain
- Zoom
with the settings for softness and gain
- Flower
with the settings for the number of flowers (petals) and gain
Paint Brush - Size
You see the changes in the brusch mask preview.
Paint Brush - Pressure
You see the changes in the brusch mask preview.
Paint Brush - Feather
You see the changes in the brusch mask preview.
Paint Brush - Pinch
You see the changes in the brusch mask preview.
Paint Brush - Mask
The impact of the chosen effects settings will be displayed here.
Reset
Reset any changes to picture by clicking the "OK" button.
When you're done, just click the "OK" button.
Now you can save your picture

Tipp: Caution: Once you've performed morphing effects on the picture, you cannot remove them anymore.

More Effects on the easy to use photo editing software
To add more effects to your picture, do the following:
Open the picture to edit
Click the "Additional Options" button