Photo and Art tools
Gimp is a fantastic photo editing program. There is nothing simple about this program! If you like Photoshop, but don't like the price, try this free version of Gimp. Gimp allows you to create art by manipulating photos, adding filters and much more!
Tux Paint is a fun and exciting drawing tool for young children--but definitely fun for all ages! Not only can you create drawings, you can even create simple animations.
Pixlr is a web-based, photo editor tool that is both fun and easy to use. With the click of a button you can add filters, re-size and much more! You don't have to download anything to use this great program.
Picfull is here! Want a simple, web-based photo editor to quickly add filters to your pictures? This is it! Ease of use and streamlined controls make this a website to remember!
Paint.net is an image editing software that you can download for free. It is a good program to create art or edit photos.
Inkscape is an open source vector graphics editor similar to Illustrator or Corel Draw. You get all the bells and whistles without all the price!
Pics4Learning is a safe, free image library for education. Teachers and students can use the copyright-friendly photos & images for classrooms, multimedia projects, websites, videos, portfolios, or any projects in an educational setting.
PiZap.com is a fun & free online photo editor that lets you add funny graphics, fun easy effects, custom text, collages, edit Facebook photos, webcam effects and more.
Make your snapshots look amazing with the Adobe® Photoshop® Express Editor, which gives you easy options for quick fixes, creative enhancements, and endless fun.
Animation Library, a site featuring over 13,748 free animations for you to use on your website or send as digital postcards using our powerful Postcard Station.
Dvolver! Make mini-movies, and animation in a flash with this web-based animation program. Easy to use and free too! Your students will really enjoy this website!
Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.
Psykopaint is a fun, web-based drawing program that allows you to paint pictures and make drawings completely online.
Digital Films! Unleash your creativity and make your digital film for free! Choose a background scene, characters, animated actions, dialog, introduction, and ending credits. Put your name as the producer and email the movie to your friends
Powtoon allows you to create animated videos and presentations. The website contains a free version and a paid version, but the free program is pretty good!