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Top 70 of Free Android Apps for Graphic Designers, Photographers and Artists (Best Collection)

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There are tons of great Android apps out there that packed with powerful features and effects helping photographers and graphic designers get the most out of their Android phones. We understand that finding the right app that meets your needs can be a difficult task. That’s the reason why we’ve gathered 70 best Android apps which can make life of designers, photographers and artists easy.


Image Effects

PhotoFunia is a photo editing tool that gives you a fun filled experience. You can put your face on a billboard, a stamp, or in a Warhol-like work of pop-art. Become the Mona Lisa or a bodybuilder. You get over 150 scenes to play with. You’re not cutting and pasting; instead, the app “finds” the face in your photo and integrates it with the scene of your choice.

Little Photo
With Little Photo, you can add film and retouch effects to your photos. Lab
With Lab you can easily create fun photomontages, cool contact icons, animated effects, virtual postcards and phone wallpapers.

Color Touch Effects
Color Touch Effects allows you to recolor images and apply cool effects to them. You can select an image, turn it to grey and bring the color back with your fingers.

Camera360 Free
Camera360 Free helps your photo more amazing, funny and interesting. The app provides effects like LOMO, Retro Effect, Dreamlike Effect, Art of Black and White, Back to 1839 and Night Enhancement will make your photo more beautiful.

Photo Effects
Photo Effects turns your photos into art with amazing photo effects including Holga, Lomo, Fisheye, Thermal, and more. You can load photos directly from Facebook or snap a photo with your camera. Once you have edited the photos, you can share them with your friends using email, Twitter, Facebook, etc.

Camera Effects
With this app you can snap photos and turn them into art by adding amazing photo effects like Holga, Lomo, black & white, thermal, and many more camera filters and effects.

Magic Canvas
Magic Canvas allows you to create beautiful images by changing color into selected areas. Some of its key features include scalable brush size, apply effects to images, invert the selection, compare mode, change contrast of original image, etc.

Dash of Color Free
This application keeps track of every single step from the moment you selected which picture to edit. You can undo every step along the way. Choose your brush size and paint in either color or black & white to edit your photos in detail.

Color Pop Trial – Pop Colors
A one-day trial that allows you to turn an image into BW, then pull the original color back for selected areas. Supports zoom, color correction, saturation control, trackball support, large images for wallpaper, sepia, preview, and left-handed mode.

Photo Editors

This is a free lite version of the award winning photo editor. It lets you color-correct your pictures and add word balloons, titles, graphics, and effects like distortion. All in a fun, intuitive, and easy-to-use interface.

Adobe Photoshop Express
Adobe Photoshop Express lets you edit and share photos virtually anywhere. You can easily touch to crop, rotate, adjust color, add artistic effects and access your photos and videos directly from your account.

Picasa Tool
Picasa Tool Pro helps you to manage your Picasa web albums with simple yet powerful user interface designed specifically for Android powered smartphone.

Photo illusion
“Photo illusion” is a picture application that lets you edit photos with filters and effects. You can apply filters and many effects on high-definition images, and crop your photos without losing quality.

BeFunky Photo Editor
BeFunky is an online photo editing application for your Android phone. You can use it to edit your photos, apply special effects, add frames, save back to your phone with more than 20 high quality photo effects, powerful editing tools and marvellous photo frames.

Photo Enhance
With Photo Enhance, you can fix your pics, boost detail, fix white-balance, adjust saturation, brightness and contrast, crop with fixed or variable aspect ratio, then save or share.

Image Editor
Image Editor is a simple Android app that allows you to edit images on your Android phone, or take some on the spot to expedite the image editing process. You can easily share your images through Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, email, and more!

TouchUp Lite
TouchUp Lite provides quick and clean user interface that lets you edit photos in a matter of seconds.

Share Image
Resizing, rotating, and cropping image before sending it for sharing. Simple app but all the fundamental features are supported such as shrink image size, rotate, crop, add line, arrow, text and stamps, blur to hide details and more.

Paint Pro
Another free painting tool that supports pen/background color, load/save, effects, undo/redo, Kids mode and more.

Drawing Tools

Draw and flash on the go! This app is for easy finger communication in loud places, making quick notes or keeping kids entertained.

Sketcher Lite
A fun procedural drawing tool. It supports 11 brushes & eraser, save to SD, share by e-mail, MMS and more.

Draw Pad
Draw Pad is an easy to use draw app that lets you draw schema, street plan or just fun stuff. You can save pics, load pics, share them via email or bluetooth.

Scribbler is a touch drawing and finger painting app for Android devices. It lets you fully customize the color, shadow, transparency, blur and shape of your paint brush.

Glow Paint
Glow Paint allows you to select one of 10 colors of paints, three glow sizes, several background patterns and templates, Undo or Redo the last brush movement. You can also save your created image as a file, set as wallpaper or share image with your friends.

Finger Colors
An application for painting and drawing featuring a user interface that lets you focus on your painting and don’t let menus and dialogs interrupt your artistic flow. The flexibility in setting width, color and transparency of your strokes allows for all kinds of pictures.

Ultimate Finger Painting
This is a feature rich drawing app with built-in puzzle game for your kids. It allows users to load and save images, photos and templates, fill shapes with color and style, specify pen thickness, shape size and more.

Photo Search Engines

Image Search
This application searches images with google api and download into SD card.

Photo Resizing

Reduce Photo Size
This app reduces photo file size (resize/crop image) for email, Twitter, Facebook, etc.

Image Shrink Lite
This app shrinks or resizes your photos with just one click before you send it.

Image Resizer
This Image resize tool enables you to convert both directory files and single file.

Color Palettes

With ColorSnap, it’s easy to take color inspiration from a photo in your library or one you just snapped. Then choose matching colors or Ask Sherwin-Williams for recommendations. Either way, it’s a cinch to match, adjust, and save colors. You can even share your palettes via email or Facebook and find your nearest Sherwin-Williams store.

Color Palette – Iromihon
Iromihon is a color tool to adjust and to see. In full screen, it also works as color light (flashlight).

Color ID
Color Identifier uses the camera on your phone to speak the names of colors in real-time. It’s a new augmented reality app for discovering the names of the colors around you.

Color Pal
Color Pal allows you to quickly browse and search through the popular and newest color palettes from Easily save palettes to your favorites or email them to a friend.

Color Mood Designer
Color Mood Designer is the professional way to quickly find the color combination that is right for your designing project. Demo version has limited color database.

HTML Color Picker
HTML Colors gives you an easy and quick reference of HTML Color for the Web Designer including HTML Color Name, RGB and Hex color codes. With this application you can easily select and preview colors in background and foreground.

Pocket Color Chart (Pantone)
The Pantone Matching System (PMS) is a system shared world wide by the graphic arts industry.
Note: Every computer monitor and Android varies slightly in color. To insure an accurate PMS match, you should consult a printer or graphic artist in your area to view an actual PMS color swatch book.


Fontest is a developer and typography tool that helps you quickly preview how your favorite fonts are rendered on Android.


QuickPic lets you speed browsing tons of pictures without background service. You can hide your privacy photos easily.

Photobucket Mobile
Instantly share your Photobucket album with your friends and family with Photobucket Mobile. Take a photo or video from your phone and instantly upload it to your album, or browse your Photobucket selections and download your favorites. You can also instantly share to Facebook and Twitter quickly and easily.

Floating Image
Images float across your screen from Picasa, Flickr, Facebook and your phone. The app supports animated 3D OpenGL image gallery, multitouch and live wallpaper.

Photo Grid
With Photo Grid you can convert your photos collection into amazing collages.

HP ePrint Home & Biz
HP ePrint Home & Biz enables easy mobile printing of most digital content (Word, Excel, Powerpoint, photos, PDF and text files). Print virtually anywhere to more than 200 HP printer models, including legacy networkable and HP ePrint-enabled printers.

With PhotoShake, you can easily combine one or more photos to make exciting and fun new images. PhotoShake is a photo editing program that you can use to share photos with family and friends on social networking sites.

Gallery Lock Lite
Gallery Lock Lite is a privacy protecting application that hides individual photo and video with password.

Cloud Print
Cloud Print allows you to print files from your phone to your printer.

Photo Gallery
View and manage your photos and videos with this rich and versatile multi-image viewer, organizer, and slideshow player. It provides advanced features for you to explore and personalize your media experience.

Collage Lite
With Collage Lite you can arrange your photos beautifully with collage. You can also shake your phone and collage will randomly rearrange your photos for you!

Share image – Frame
This app lets you make a framed image. There are 9 patterns of frame. Each frame can be modified as you want. Currently frame color, size, and window size can be modified.

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