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ENHANCE, STYLIZE AND SHARE YOUR PHOTOS WITH EASE. Tap into your creativity on the go with photoshop express–the fast and easy photo editor–used by millions of creative individuals. Edit pictures like the pros with this easy-to-use digital studio full of photo editing features on your mobile device. photoshop express delivers a full spectrum of free photo effects and editing features at your fingertips. Personalize your experiences with borders and text, enhance color and imagery, create picture collages, make quick fixes and enhance your share-worthy moments. PHOTO FILTERS AND EFFECTS • Intensify your moments with photo effects from Looks categories: Black and White, Portrait, Nature and Duo tones. • Amplify your photo’s appearance with a unique assortment of new Blend effects. • Explore Color Temperature, Vibrance and other color effects with an easy adjustment slider. • Remove atmospheric fog or Dehaze for clear, detail-rich scenery. STUNNING PHOTO COLLAGES • Create professional-quality photo collages by adding ready-to-use backgrounds, gradients and layouts. • Apply the Style Transfer feature to easy apply the same look and feel across all the images in your collage. • Highlight color themes with the Pop-Color Tool to get that wow effect. • Unleash creativity with the photo collage maker by applying unique effects for aspiring artistry. ADD BORDERS AND TEXT • Customize stickers, memes and captions with your own unique personal touches. • Style your messages with a wide array of fonts, colors and opacity controls. • Inspire with photo color matching borders or choose unique custom frames. • Fine-tune text placement with pan, zoom and rotate settings. • Add watermarks easily by adding custom text or logos. QUICK FIXES • Crop, straighten, rotate, and flip your photos for eye-catching compositions. • Use Auto-Fix options for one-touch adjustments to Contrast, Exposure, and White Balance settings. • Remove Red-Eye and Pet-Eye from your favorite moments. • Add emphasis on your subject with simple vignettes. APPLY BLUR • Shift focus to specific elements and blend out backgrounds with Radial Blur. • Enhance imagery and create movement with the Full Blur features. REMOVE NOISE • Smooth out graininess or Reduce Color Noise for crystal clear pics. • Sharpen details to make your photos look their best. PERSPECTIVE CORRECTION • Fix crooked images instantly with Auto Settings. • Correct distorted camera angles with the Transform Tool. SPOT HEALING • Easily reduce blemishes and spots from selfies and portraits with Blemish Removal. photoshop express is brought to you by Adobe, proud makers of the Photoshop family. Adobe Terms of Use: You must be 13 or older and agree to Adobe’s terms and privacy policy. http://www.adobe.com/go/terms_linkfree http://www.adobe.com/go/privacy_policy_linkfree
Disappointing & Frustrated
by Cloud Blower on 2019/08/22 09:03
Very rigid without many helpful features.
I love this app!!
by DivineJazzbird on 2019/08/22 08:04
I am a avid Photoshop user so this quick app is wonderful for me!! I can fix photos and post immediately to all my social sites!!
Faveee
by 1@onlyJ2 on 2019/08/22 07:16
By far the best editing app I’ve come across. Easily.
Works great on the go
by Bertactive on 2019/08/22 05:08
Works great on the go small issues with sending to PC and would be nice to have the ability to layer fonts when you’re feeling a little more artistic and everything else you need is in the app being its a simplified version multiple font layers is my only critique within the app interface possibly add the capability to use live icons like Bitmoji can be used in Snapchat with a live figure that’s Re-sizable doing different motions like. Playing air guitar, waiting tapping foot, thinking rubbing chin maybe a Looping pop up comment/thought bubble or rocking out would be a cool addition with seasonal or holiday themed additions you can keep but overall it gets the job done and communicates well enough to send the file to other apps or pc for greater edits in full PS. Two thumbs up from me in overall performance!,.. Rob Napier #Duuuuvaaalll!
Meh
by Iomoon on 2019/08/22 04:16
I like using it for blur and other filters, but the auto adjust is way off. My certified photoshop editor husband tried it and was baffled. It’s better to just use the apple auto adjust.
PsExpress
by Brenda Horner on 2019/08/22 03:43
I love this app, it has everything you need to create something beautiful and modern And easy to understand. Thank you
I’m having the time of my life.
by Bleck the cat on 2019/08/22 03:22
It’s really funny to use the bandaid effect to cause extra eyeballs to appear on ur friendz. 10/10
Great!
by TBSFH on 2019/08/22 02:38
So far I think it’s a lot if you’re a beginner but I have been driven to learn this app, and it has been doing wonders for my photos!
Love it
by Just me in Waco on 2019/08/22 01:59
Couldn’t live without this app
Sweetness
by Herchel35 on 2019/08/22 01:55
Awesome app
Pretty awesome
by Royalpineapple on 2019/08/22 00:10
This app does exactly what I want to do with photos and more. I highly recommend the app for anyone that’s tryin to edit their photos.
Excelente herramienta
by Lsdza on 2019/08/21 23:25
Poder copiar u pegar el texto.
I love it
by Ame Den on 2019/08/21 23:08
I don’t use it very much but when I do I am very happy with it!
great
by Curldog58 on 2019/08/21 22:35
love this app
Fun
by Addie Laurencelle on 2019/08/21 21:48
Great
love it!
by Julygirl_123 on 2019/08/21 21:06
i honestly love it because it prepares me for my occupation in design and in school we use adobe to do our work also.
This is *click* Noice
by Rick Ru$$ on 2019/08/21 20:27
This is da best
Love it
by kenwolfe on 2019/08/21 20:04
Good stuff here
PS
by Oscaroreo on 2019/08/21 19:22
This program has helped me to correct photos that were taken in low light. I have learned a lot about to take better photos.
Photo fix
by stubbycat on 2019/08/21 18:15
Had a program similar to this once before. Really like the ability to change some of my photos thanks for this download
Love!
by Marley N Me 4 Now on 2019/08/21 15:55
Love, love, love this app!!
Sweet Suite
by Sites2c on 2019/08/21 15:44
It may be more like a deluxe room than an entire suite of tools, but for my needs & the price, this light version of PS is just right. It’s easy to use, not a GB hog and has more tailored social media platform sharing options than I dreamed possible. It’s an Excellent tiny app with surprisingly responsive, elegant options. You make us/ours look oh-so good! Thank you, developers and uber-wealthy tech giants. You are Abobe’ble.
Excellent app
by AngelMerci on 2019/08/21 15:35
Love the ease in which you can work with the pictures. For someone with limited knowledge in technology it’s awesome 👏
It's a good App
by NorvinGuttyvpt on 2019/08/21 14:49
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Photo Shop
by CS1126 on 2019/08/21 14:28
The BEST photo shop app Ever!
My love for Adobe express will continue to grow
by tararae3242 on 2019/08/21 12:53
Adobe express is definitely my all time favorite I’ve used it now for about three years and my photos come to life every single time. Especially with the HDR FILTER. No other app will ever compare to this app even if they charge you 40 plus dollars for a year. Adobe has always been free for me to use and hasn’t ever charged me. I’d love to send them a donation for being truthful to their word.
Learning to play
by TheFoxx on 2019/08/21 12:27
This app works for me bcuz of the possibilities!
Love it
by merimiller on 2019/08/21 11:08
Great app
Great app
by momoreeree on 2019/08/21 10:55
Love it!
Hate the new version
by inmamedina on 2019/08/21 10:17
I liked the old version when I had control of the editing. Now the App is for idiots.
Great
by Beverly Hills Roadrunner on 2019/08/21 07:23
So far so good, it’s free
Tanx
by mm.azimi on 2019/08/21 06:00
Very nice and handful
Wonderful app
by vikingkonung on 2019/08/21 05:36
this app solved very important work problem for me. thanks a lot for developers. really fast application
Reviews
by Mrpazzz on 2019/08/21 05:25
Just learning how to use the app but I’m enjoying it.
Title
by audioadict on 2019/08/21 05:00
I enjoy taking pictures. Because I enjoy re-living those moments. Those moments are like a canvas. I love re-living those moments.
They are the best
by palenciayates on 2019/08/21 04:27
The best filters in all apps no kidding
Great App - Lots of options!
by Jakk C on 2019/08/21 03:12
Great app for the photographer impaired! Helps me clean up the blur & shadows! Love it
Spectacular array of color, light and design!
by Dollyqua on 2019/08/21 02:51
I have taken thousands of photos of my dogs over the years and enjoy telling the story of the day’s adventures. PS Express gives me so many tools to capture my dogs’ destinations and their expressions! Highly recommended by Denny #cairnterriermix !
Uber Awesome!
by Nitanvieja on 2019/08/21 02:03
I have always wanted to try PS but never had the chance to learn about it. I was looking for an app to edit pictures for my social media clients and came across Ps Express. It has amazing features, it is easy to use and you can create mesmerizing pictures for marketing purposes. Enjoy!
Awesome
by ChrisBN5 on 2019/08/21 01:52
It’s create practice and you’ll become a pro and understand it
So far so good
by bowmannnn1 on 2019/08/21 01:50
I have always been a fan of photoshop. I will take the free version any day.
The Best App ever
by Print The Best on 2019/08/21 01:48
The people who created this App are simply genius
Great phone app
by Cre8vCorner on 2019/08/21 00:57
Easy to use and I love all the features that it has. Great app when you don’t have access to a full Photoshop.
My go to editor
by Shelbyxsurreal on 2019/08/20 23:55
Ps Express is awesome, I use it for all sorts of photo edits. I love it!
Easy to use
by Biglounyc on 2019/08/20 22:58
Love the ease of use!
Nice for Youtube
by sub to sub on 2019/08/20 22:31
But make it more like the pc one
Easy to use
by vladbop on 2019/08/20 20:28
Easy to use no pop ups bothering you while editing....
Love it very easy to use
by Gale's kitchen on 2019/08/20 20:28
I am very pleased.
Love it
by pocholo cortes on 2019/08/20 19:03
I totally recommend this amazing app!!
Needs more features
by Boricuastalfin on 2019/08/20 17:49
The app works really well but I wish it had some of the same features as it does on the pc version
Keeps deleting itself from my iPhone!
by cheriscs on 2019/08/20 17:37
I would give this app another star but I’m so annoyed that every month it keeps deleting itself from my iPhone. It’s extremely annoying to go and open it when I need it to find that it’s missing AGAIN!
Constant glitch
by azazazazzaza on 2019/08/20 17:11
Why is it that when i pick a filter its never the one i pick. The one that shows up is either the one next to it or the one before it. Then when i save the look its the complete opposite of he effects i chose. can yall please hurry up and fix this. its been this way for months!!
Love this app!
by Bolo5 on 2019/08/20 17:04
I use it with my iPad and it works great
Perfect
by pistol_pew_pew on 2019/08/20 16:52
Awesome, easy to use and convenient.
Awesomeness
by Logiey on 2019/08/20 15:51
Love the simplicity, yet professional looks.
Love this App!
by Kenia Rojo on 2019/08/20 15:36
I use this app on the daily!!
It’s awesome!
by sammmmmiieeeeee on 2019/08/20 15:13
LOVE!!!
Express
by bghfyrt on 2019/08/20 14:29
It’s cool
Small but mighty!
by Day'zee on 2019/08/20 13:55
I love having editing opportunities available on my phone!
Simple and effective
by caduzerafrancis on 2019/08/20 13:47
Best photo app
Great app
by OldIndiansWisdom on 2019/08/20 13:35
I have been using this app for a while I love it
Nice App!
by BAQICE on 2019/08/20 13:00
I was skeptical at first, but after learning to use the controls - I have this app on iphone and ipad!! It has saved me so manyntimes when I need to edit, but don't have laptoo or desktop available!!
Rating
by Om puzzled on 2019/08/20 12:35
So far very user unfriendly. Maybe a good idea to not ask for rating until one has figured out how to use this app. Having a hard time with pages jumping at me that I didn’t want.
Love it
by jessmotley on 2019/08/20 06:43
It’s very handy
Best app ever!
by .i.o on 2019/08/20 05:42
I use this for everything. Its really user friendly and you can make collages as well as edit photos.
Good app
by LA_boy94 on 2019/08/20 04:58
Everything in the app is great once you understand everything within it
Love this this APP
by LLOYD A CUPICCIA on 2019/08/20 04:55
Amazing and intuitive.
So many new apps-
by Schitttyday on 2019/08/20 04:53
They are ok- but Id like to know-why I need to keep sighning in and out? and is PHOTO SHOP VECTOR OR RASTOR? thank you! Ill update as I understand, peace
Great
by mangoman57 on 2019/08/20 04:35
Great
Great app
by benisthebonqueror on 2019/08/20 04:25
I use it a lot, highly recommend
Loving it!
by cbstone26 on 2019/08/20 03:59
My first photo edit I’ve actually downloaded and tried out. Simple, options are plentiful for a free app.
The best
by MIKESVLOGSTV on 2019/08/20 03:04
Awesome
Crashing constantly!
by 😡😡😡😡😡😡👎🏻👎🏻👎🏻💣 on 2019/08/20 02:20
I was editing a photo and it crashed and i had to sign in again. It should not be this hard to edit a photo so i am deleting the app. Too bad so much potential waisted because the developers are too lazy to fix the app. Don’t plan on using adobe anytime soon. If you are looking for a good photoshop app i would suggest inshot plus instagram filters. Makes photos look super cool and its easy to use unlike this.
Super intuitive. Super cool!
by aud-k on 2019/08/20 02:06
Editing is easy and the effects are great!
Awesome
by drvth on 2019/08/20 01:55
Awesome
Awesome & Amazing
by Jbindallas on 2019/08/20 01:22
Awesome & Amazing are the first two words that come to mind to describe this app. At last count there were about a bajillion and two photo editing apps but they should be ashamed and slinking back into a closet because this app does everything you need and 68,000,012% more. I find more and more reasons why I don’t really need a laptop anymore.
Great app!!!
by lupa2014 on 2019/08/20 01:14
Exceeded my expectations!!
I Couldn’t Believe It
by yowolfs110 on 2019/08/20 00:58
So when you first open the app, it goes over the basics of the app. On the App Store it says it for people age 4+, so I thought I was fine. Wrong. When it tells me to put in my birthday, I do, I’m under 13, but obviously over 4, so I put it in, and it said my access was denied due to my age. I just couldn’t believe it. I recommend not using the app, it’s just stupid.
Very Cool
by JG SC on 2019/08/20 00:54
Not the tools “James” uses on IG to punk everyone, but for non-pros, it’s a great app to clean up your work.
Very nice for editing beautiful views
by myhobbs on 2019/08/20 00:50
I like editing my sunset photos here
Ok for basic editing
by wsomar on 2019/08/19 23:26
Very basic editor and not as robust as other free applications. For example, Snapseed will run circles around this.
Good photo editing app
by Love me some politics on 2019/08/19 23:24
Lots of controls. Good filters. I like that it also does collages.
Love this app
by south of boston p on 2019/08/19 23:03
So easy to use. Has lots of beginner PS touches.
Really the best
by rupey2 on 2019/08/19 22:55
I couldn’t do pro work without it.
PIXLR
by Strawberry Fields 1111 on 2019/08/19 22:16
LOVE PIXLR IT IS THE BEST❗️❗️
I love this app!!
by ammaAckerman on 2019/08/19 21:51
It has simple navigation of all the tools and it’s very straightforward, I’ve used it to tune up lighting and coloration of the photos of my art as well as editing photos of family, friends and nature and it works wonderfully! Might not be for professional work but for making regular IG pictures look way better it’s definitely worth downloading
Muito bom 😊
by Thais Salino on 2019/08/19 20:49
Muito bom
👌🏾
by OG JOCK on 2019/08/19 20:41
I Love the right in your hand workshop it’s easy an actually kinda fun
Excelente App...
by JeAlfredo on 2019/08/19 20:41
La he usado como predilecta desde los Windows Phone, Android y ahora IOS... es una excelente herramienta que lo posee todo!
Grreat!
by Keesler101 on 2019/08/19 19:14
Photoshop is awesome!!
The Best
by Katarsiskris on 2019/08/19 18:59
Thanks!!!!!!
Wonderful
by Rosovsky on 2019/08/19 17:53
An invaluable tool. Makes a big difference in editing & restoring photos. A great transitional tool.
Easy to use
by sallyrena on 2019/08/19 17:18
I have had this app for a few years .It a bit hard to use at first but when you figure it out amazing pictures! I really do love it
It’s a great app!
by Harlanwm on 2019/08/19 16:34
Love it and use it often.
So easy!
by AHC2013 on 2019/08/19 14:20
I enjoy using this for quick retouching of photos!
Excelente
by speedycio1 on 2019/08/19 13:38
👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼💯
I could do this ALL Day.
by morimyman! on 2019/08/19 13:25
I love it that much!
James
by JGFSSR... on 2019/08/19 12:53
Editing photos is an art, and not every one has that same level of artistry within them. Therefore your application makes it much simpler to make great edits! Thank you for allowing us to use your software with our iPhones. James
Best photo app hands down
by mermsidmama on 2019/08/19 12:30
I love this app. The clarity is excellent, and you aren’t bothered by nagging messages asking you to upgrade. I would recommend this app to everyone.
Best editing app ever!!!!
by sammi celi c. on 2018/10/26 03:57
I love this app! It’s also free and I am so thankful for that because I don’t have that much money but I love taking photos it’s one of my hobbies. On this app u can add filters that look awesome. You can also add blur which makes the photo look great! This app is rlly easy to use and I rlly like it. Btw don’t like ever write reviews for apps but this app is the best and a must have for photographers or anyone rlly. I have pics that I don’t rlly like and want to delete but before I delete them I edit them in this app the I rlly like how it turns out and ❤️ the pick. I also recommend huji which is not rllya editing app but it’s a camera app, but I like ps express more. I high recommend this app fr yo. Get it lol. (Sry for any grammar mistakes I didn’t reread it cuz rn I want to edit more of my photos) Anyways trust me get this app u won’t regret it. When I tell someone and tell them to trust me on this I mean it and I know it’s true and they may not believe then but in the future they thank me so much. So u may not believe but just try and then maybe like spiritually thank me. P.S. your welcome for recommending it (ik that at least 94% of the people who read this comment will be so thankful, I did my calculations)
Is this the next Photobucket?
by 4knfast on 2017/11/15 17:15
Maybe the title has you scratching your head, but it’s what came to mind when I thought of the functionality that Adobe provides through Photoshop Express, Photo Fix, and Photo Mix — the thought that a poorly implemented monetization effort is not far behind. A backhanded compliment, to be sure, but I do have some genuinely positive things to say about Express. It has taken a lot of effort to become adroit at swapping among the three aforementioned apps, but in becoming so I have at my fingertips, literally, some very useful tools to improve, or simply create a different emphasis for, my pictures. I also have Adobe PS CS6 on my laptop, and I have to tell you that sometimes the quickest route to achieving my goal for a photo requires the use of all four applications. And that brings me back too my opening. The Adobe products are so scattered that they probably can’t persist in their current state amongst all the competition that is springing up, and to bring them together to remain competitive would be to cannibalize from PS CC. And PS CC is a ripoff. It’s closest competitor—that is getting closer every day—asks $20 to BUY their product. So, just as it appears Photobucket has signed it’s own death warrant with their pathetic monetization by hostage-taking, I fear Adobe could be heading in the same direction with its photo editing products. And they really have been The standard bearer.
Honestly
by Tintek on 2018/10/21 18:55
Easily a 5 Star app if not for adobe’s constant angling for more money and more user data, updates that reduce functionality and unexpectedly lock you out of the app just so they can demand your email address in order to track and market to you. They already had the market cornered and had one of the most loyal customer bases of an software company that they’ve built up since the earliest days of Macintosh computers. They are ubiquitous in the desktop publishing industry world wide with zero competitors in sight (at least once quark dodo’ed out). Now that they’ve introduced their monthly leasing structure for their flagship products they are not only destroying what they’ve built up until now but more importantly they’ve stopped cultivating younger generations of loyal users who will choose other photo editing software packages that have a relatively minimal one price tag. No ones going to stop using photoshop who’s used it for years but students and other new users will be using other more affordable options. Basically I rant to say that adobe decided to bleed the goose that laid the golden egg for bigger quarterly gains. Suckers ruining a good thing. But this app for the iOS is on point and tight, if you know what your doing and not just interested in pre-fab filters there’s an impressive amount of photo editing options here. Get it together before that golden egg laying goose flys the coop.
A mixed bag...
by GGTriGeek on 2018/11/15 00:19
There are some things I really like about the app, and some things I really dislike. Positives: I really like the ability to create custom looks. This is a huge time saver... pull up a photo, apply your own personal style, and the photo is ready to save. I also like the adjustment tools as a whole. They are intuitive, easy to use, and cover my needs for post processing. Negatives: I hate the social part of the app. Every time I start the app, someone’s hoot pops up and I need to exit this to get to my photos. For social feeds, I use Instagram and I shouldn’t be force fed social media just to modify my pictures. This is a more recent update... you didn’t get that splash screen in the past. Ideally we should be able to disable this in settings. The other negative is the app can be slow or crash at times. This has happened for well over a year, and I originally thought it was my old iPhone. Nope... same issues when I got my iPhone X at the end of last year. It will freeze on a photo and take a couple of minutes to make one adjustment. This doesn’t happen in other photo processing apps I’ve used, just this one. Overall, it’s still the app I use most often for ease of use... I just wish the social splash could be turned off, and that the stability would improve... and I’d give it a 5.
Undeserving of the photoshop name
by storeE8 on 2017/10/14 15:15
With affinity photo and other zillions of this type of app out there, this is kind of an embarrassment. To each their own, and not knocking anyone for liking it, but as a professional, this app - and their others - are not what you’d expect from adobe if you’ve relied on them for desktop software in the past. I can see plenty of instagrammers and selfie takers loving this, and that’s great - it’s nice to go beyond what apple stock apps and Instagram filters have to offer. 👍 However - Their scatterings of iOS apps meant to ‘add up’ to a pseudo-desktop ‘suite’ of features and offerings is exactly that - scattered. And highly frustrating because of it. There should be a much more robust amalgam of these apps for the iPad. Which the competition has already completed, so one must assume that adobe was and is always going to consider their iOS apps as lightweight apps for your phone only. Too bad, really. I appreciate adobe sketch, and I know that some of these apps have some perks and are designed fairly well, so it’s not like incompetence, it’s a plain and metered decision by adobe. With their pricey subscription model on desktop, and this ‘strategy’ for iOS, I can’t see them being top dog for much longer. Affinity and others may swallow them up while they remain somewhat oblivious and/or too profit-minded to survive this mobile/new-school editing software revolution.
Has been my go-to for years now
by Critic#928004562 on 2017/10/11 17:55
I have used the free photoshop express app on several generations of iPhones. Before Apple had editing right there in your iPhone photos. But honestly, even since the Apple editing has been included I still prefer using this Photoshop app. I’m no professional by any means so I have no idea how to articulate what it is that’s better lol but. I feel it’s extremely user friendly and has great options and features/tools to use in the free version (I’ve never even considered the premium). And... if you have used any other photo editing apps then you KNOW what I mean about the apps just suddenly kicking you out. Seriously aggravating when they just suddenly shut down and close the app thereby losing your edits and whatnot. I have never had that issue with this photoshop express. There are no advertisements either like some apps have. Previously, I would have said that I wish it had a couple other features so that I didn’t have to go to another second or third app to doodle on the pics or add a text overlay etc. but it appears as if they have added these things now! So, before I start sounding like a paid advertisement lol I digress.
Best app for amateurs and professionals while on their phone
by Gregknowles22 on 2019/05/08 03:59
I started using Adobe Photoshop in 1992 while in College to become a photojournalist. I remember still the awe I felt going to Mrs. V’s class. What incredible things would I see today? I try to hold on to those feelings in a world now full of altered images. It’s exciting, yet sad, that we seem to have lost ourselves in the realm of the surreal. I believe this app is incredible. There is no competition for handheld devices. Constantly improving while keeping its roots steady. At this point, I use the remove flaws tool as I used the original clone tool with great precision. If you’re at all confused or frightened by all the options photoshop has to offer, my advice to you is the words Mrs. V once told me...Just play. If I could give you any advice for improvement, I’d say look to the filters on instagram. I still prefer their options to any others offered here. And the effects offered by Carbon are brilliant! I’d add a Leica effect for selective focus and unique background pixilation and a hasselblad effect for a medium format look. That’s all. And if I could have my old clone tool with the choice of brushes...I’d be in Heaven. Thank you!
Must have for everyone of all ages and with beginner to advanced knowledge of photo “editing”
by K.C Morgan on 2018/12/19 17:55
It’s everything you can expect from Adobe! The favorite , to me anyway, is the collages variety! It’s not just squares beside each other, you got everything you can imagine including cool shapes like triangles or circles with as many photos as you can want( I don’t know that for sure , but so far I have used a collage with 12 photos and it looked awesome! The shapes also are aligned in many ways to make a huge impact and you can also size them each individually. It literally almost limitless what you can accomplish with these bold and exciting new look of collages! You can also add text with many options of the best fonts and can input them with “templates “ that are basically awesome quotes that you see on Pinterest or Facebook except you can edit the words, font, and color even the alignment ! Highly recommend !!!! I used it to sell things on offer up , eBay, or any site because it enables you to put everything on the first photo along with the price or info in a eye catching design that entices buyers to click to view your item(s)!!!
Always the standard
by gdongusgold on 2019/05/01 08:13
Sure, I’ll get excited about a new app with a unique feature or one with the standard offerings packaged differently enough to qualify as a novelty or disguise itself as a convenience - but they always fail to perform for long (usually get sluggish or think annoying commercials are what I deserve for using the product) and my excitement gives way to rational thought, and rational thinking is the antidote to impulse buying. But I win because while I may be out a couple dollars I learned something and I end up where I was doing well and knew the team on the other side of the app represent the gold standard in their industry. The only less than stellar features I’ve found were in the collage mode where resizing is not as simple as I’d like. Turns out it’s easier to delete the cell or whole collage than it is to edit it or find the help menu in a hurry. Every other feature and function is top notch and you can count on the Adobe team to keep it running smoothly.
Bug with Recent updates (~2mo's ago)
by Bwa236 on 2019/04/09 05:21
I held off writing a review because I hoped Adobe would fix this problem. I enjoy this app very much and it's a robust, useful, full-featured app. BUT....accessing it via the Photos app (e.g., by clicking Edit and using PS Express to edit the photo in the Photos app interface) has become buggy all of a sudden. More than 75% of the time I edit a pic this way, when I go to save it the screen will go black and the little "working" animation will twirl around and around. And it never saves the changes. INFURIATING. Often I will close the Photos app, reopen it and try to edit it again only for the same result. Sometimes a third time is the charm and it will save the photo edits. Opening the PS Express app before doing this doesn't change the outcome. I prefer being able to quickly edit it via the Photos app as the workflow is easier than loading manually in PS Express directly (when I have many to go through). This only started about 2 months ago. I have iPhone 8, 256GB, latest iOS updates. Please please fix this, it's been a bug for long enough. Contact me if you'd like me to video record this happening or for help recreating the issue. Thanks!
My go-to app for quick edits
by Korubisutaa on 2017/12/11 20:13
I love all of the Adobe CC suite apps but this one probably gets the most day to day use. Unlike other editing apps, I've never had a crash and lost work, it is extremely stable, and doesn't lag when applying changes... Unlike some other apps that are badly optimized as far as ram usage. I like that you can make and save your own filters, in other apps I can achieve the same look I want but if I want to apply it to multiple images it's a pain in the neck of remembering the order of settings and their intensity. With PS Express that hassle is no more. It's so versatile too, I can use it to crop and adjust before importing (easily, I might add) into another image editing app, but I can ALSO do the reverse and use PS Express for the finishing touches. It all depends on the task at hand and what I want to achieve. I'd give it five stars if it had layers, though importing into Mix, among others, gives me that option so it's only a minor annoyance as some images could be done fully in Express if it gave the option for layers. But it's a really amazing app nonetheless and I highly recommend it.
I use PS more often than I thought I would
by jbiancalana on 2017/11/19 20:09
I am a hobby photographer, so had a hard time justifying the monthly subscription fee. However, I use the whole suite of Adobe photo manipulation tools more often than I thought I would. In addition, my photography also has significantly improved not just because of post editing, but because I am more thoughtful about what I can do post-editing. For example, I would often take tight photos and shoot jpegs only because I did not take the time to edit my photos. Since I know I will process my photos after a shoot, I don’t take super tight shots because I know I can do a far better job cropping with software than through a viewfinder. Also, I am almost never frustrated from overcropping when taking the photo anymore. I also always shoot raw giving me the additional flexibility to adjust exposure settings if I didn’t get it right the first time. Finally, I am far more selective about what photos I keep since editing is a little time consuming.
Excellent App; Two Suggestions...
by JustaRottenGirl on 2018/01/28 19:13
This will make your photos freaking sparkle! A sweet and free photo editing app that offers a lovely and helpful arrangement of filters, effects, and tools for your general and extra photo needs. It has a sleek design and I genuinely enjoy using it. It made my regular old photos pop within a few seconds- it looked like I’d taken professional photos- pretty impressive! I even edit HD wallpapers to my taste- super sweet. However, there are 2 suggestions I’d make: 1. The ability to save while you’re editing, I.e. ‘save progress’ instead of just saving once at the end. Sometimes I get stopped in the middle of editing to take another photo or just because I have to leave the app. 2. Allow users to apply more than one design effect per save. It’s laid out so that the editing process goes in order from filters/design effects, to cropping, lighting/color/clarity/contrast adjustments, to red eye etc. So you can’t apply more than one design effect per process- ex. If I wanted to add the design effect of ‘soft’ AND ‘spring’ I’d have to edit the first time with one, save it, and edit the new photo again to apply the second design effect- which is a tad annoying because often times I’d like to layer my effects. I usually just edit the new saved photo to curbside this feature. Overall an excellent introduction into photo editing apps- this is making me consider investing in more editing apps. I’m highly pleased with this :) solid 4/5!!
Better!
by Damagetwin2077 on 2018/01/06 20:13
Update 2: Kudos to the developers who actually read these comments and care about user experience. The recent update allows for solid color backgrounds for collages however, this doesn’t completely fix the issue because of a few issues. 1. The color pallets for borders and backgrounds are different. 2. The color sliders for the CMYK and RGB are difficult to get a specific number on and 3. Even if you pick the same color, which is easiest to do using the themes, there is still a hairline border between the edge of the border and the edge of the background. I miss when I could just add radius to the border and not have to mess with the background. Update 1:This app was recently updated but the issue with collages remains. When you apply a radius borders the app creates a white layer that makes your border look terrible. There isn’t a solid fill option to fill the White later just patterns and gradients. The new update is a step backwards. The collage maker is not completely functional because you can't get rid of edges with out Mix. The text editor is woefully under powered compared to Fontcandy.
Love this app
by Lofuel717 on 2019/07/20 02:49
It’s great! Even though I am still slowly learning the ends & outs of everything it has to offer, so far I am all about it! I don’t have a lot of time to sit and work on a photo for a long time very often & with ps express I don’t have to. It’s simple and speedy so I can see good results within a few minutes. You can have a great photo where your smile is perfect but possibly have a few blemishes (or in my case, wrinkles) & with this app you can smooth them away, essentially perfecting your photo. If you have a picture that just needs “something” but you don’t know what it is, you can always use the magic wand & see what this app can do for your picture. I am amazed at a few that I had just about decided to throw away but with one tap they were not only save worthy, they became frame worthy. I highly recommend this app for your photo fixes. There is not anything about it that deserves less than a five star review! All in all a great app!
My “Go To” Photo Editing App
by OhDiedraDarling on 2019/07/29 21:45
PS Express by Adobe is my main “go to app.” Among the 4 or 5 photo apps I most use, PS Express: is my fav.’ I’d estimate I do 60 to 70% of my photo editing in PS Ex. I recall my incompetence w even basic level Adobe Photoshop those days. Photoshop Pro’s higher functions were so beyond my skill they nearly gave me nightmares. After smart phones w infinite apps came along, I found PS Ex’ a quick learn (suiting my habit of reading user manuals only as a last resort 😬). I see positives even in unpleasant changes when I can. In 2007, a repeat DUI offender forever altered my life by crashing into me head-on at high-speed. Till then, I’d enjoyed a familial gift at photography w little time to feed the skill. That awful crash forced me into a less physical lifestyle. I was thus able to pursue photography enough to be homespun into a photo editing junkie :-). Without PS express, I wouldn’t have developed the skills to feed my interest. I consider taking photo’ classes. Thanks PS Express & Adobe!
All Functions Continuously Frozen
by Ironsidefan on 2019/03/19 06:44
I installed this app on my iPhone XS Max around four weeks back. It had a different design user interface that all made sense, and worked. I initially installed it to use its photo mirror reverse feature, but afterward began discovering what all else it was capable of. Several weeks passed which during I was notified and installed an update from the developer. At the end of that period I needed to utilize the mirror reverse feature again, and discovered the changes to the layout of the user interface. From that point until now nothing works. It is all frozen except for a function labeled “Collage”. I notified the developer, and they replied requesting screen captures of what was showing, as well as clarification of the situation. They replied three times altogether, but since have gone “silent”. I told them in my first message that if nothing changed after a week, that I would be permanently deleting their app as in its current state it is nothing more than completely useless when all of its icon controls remain in effect as an “oil painting”. As I have not received any further communication from them tonight I followed through, and permanently deleted their app.
Needed a photo editor that did more than just add filters
by AmandaWaseskuk on 2019/01/06 15:49
This photo editor works great! And so far it is completely free, I have not run into anything that says “premium only” or anything like that. I had access to everything on the app. All you have to do is sign in via Facebook or Google and then you just get to work editing your photos. I had a picture that I took at Christmas that had some red eye, blemishes, and the sun light made a very weird line across my forehead in the picture. I was able to fix all of these things as well as add a great filter, which was hard to choose because they have so many! And it gives you the option to add a little bit of each one instead of just messing with how much of one filter like most ones do. You are completely creatively free in how you choose to edit your photos. I’m glad I downloaded this and will probably use it to fix up most of not all of my photos in the future!
My staple
by Hhxfjmcdh on 2018/12/12 01:57
I’ve been using these Photoshop Expresses for years. I’ve been through 4 progressively newer models of iPads, about to get my 5th, & Photoshop Express has always been my staple. I like to draw & dink around and I mess with photos a lot. I have more than a dozen different photo editors, collage makers, and artsy apps. But still, none have come even close to what Express can do. Enlight is good but not close. The best thing about The Adobe Expresses is that they constantly update and add new features and mini apps to go along with the others. I’ve been thinking for a few weeks now that I wish they had better filters to work pictures that’s available while in Express Fix. Low & behold what do I find as I opened the app, a page showing off all the new filters available. Now I gotta go look at the other new stuff. Wow its almost like Christmas! Oh wait, timings off. 🎄Merry Christmas and/or Happy Holidays. Now go get Express.
Freelance to Professional
by Leandera Greenwood on 2017/09/20 13:25
This app is absolutely stunning! From allowing you to rotate and transform horizontal axis views ect. from the new update, to color blocking, lighting, and every possible filter and feature in between it is a high recommendation to both beginners and pros alike. I've used this app for about 4 years now and never once had it failed me. To think, I started off as a beginner finding random things to photograph and awkwardly squatting in the supermarket aisle so "the bottles hit the lights just right" to now having my hobby as a career! The biggest shocker is all I have ever used for my photography is a simple iPhone 6 camera.. My pro secret is any camera is the perfect camera with the right editor. The only thing I would like to recommend is layering, like having one filter on and being able to add another ontop of it. But until then, I'll manage by just saving one filter edit to my phone and simply re-editing it.
Great for all enthusiasts
by photosynthesislove on 2019/08/02 05:09
It’s pretty fantastic - I’m runnining it on N iPad Pro with raw files from a 5d mark III and it has no problems at all - I love the mirror effect but I wish it would allow for fuller frame or an option for a rectangular finish - either way it slays the other tablet and phone apps I’ve used in the past to be frank this is the first time I’ve been satisfied with the functionality and creative flexibility in any photo finishing app that I was able/willing to travel for 6 weeks with no computer - the save function “to camera roll” only was my number one complaint on the trip - ne ice to enjoy a batch function for us Lightroom lovers that just need a temp correction for a fbook post - would love to know if that is coming or already available in another app. Bravo any way - super functional easy to use easy to run on this iPad anyway - an imagine on the larger iPad Pro w the 6gb ram it would be starling fast - 3 Cheers =)
Awesome even for Amateur
by Mc12062011 on 2018/10/25 15:38
Unfortunately I don’t know much about photography, and I’m also a beginner artist. I needed to edit a photo for both clarity and color of a cat. I’m working with colored pencils which is especially challenging. This app has so many options! Even as an amateur, I was able to play around with the options to make my photo easier to use as my reference. I still have a lot to learn on taking photos that show detailed fur, but this app really gave me something I could work with. My cat is an orange tabby and I was able to get colors that closer matched her actual tint. I was also able to save it to my photo roll so I have both original (although this app does state that original is never lost) and the edited version. It will accomplish more than I will ever comprehend so I think both experienced and novices will find this app very helpful.
Pretty good
by iTif on 2019/06/25 19:28
Update: my beef still lies with the watermark. If you frame your pic in any fashion, There is a solid chance watermark is not going to end up where you want it. If only way to change it is to leave your photo, go into settings, put it where you think is a good placement, and try the whole process again. Would be great if you could take care of this when going to save the photo (which is when the watermark is added). I’ve been using this app for at least 3 years I would say. I love the addition of the watermark, but would REALLY love it if you could adjust placement once it’s been framed. The black highlight over a white frame just clutters up the image. Changing the watermark color would help, but still not as clean as a white watermark over the image. It would also be great if the user could move the image within the frame (if framing image), as opposed to the current workflow (unframe it, recrop, reframe, hope the image sits where you want it, repeat).
Glitchy
by MezzoMH on 2018/08/16 05:11
I love Photoshop, but recently it’s really glitchy when I am making collages. It stretches the picture when I try to save it to my camera roll, and any text becomes very distorted. I’ve been having to screenshot my collages and crop them from my camera roll. It’s also really glitchy when trying to add text to the collages. It keeps randomly switching the text/themes. It will also randomly undo things I’ve done, and it’s hard to get it back to the way I want it. It sometimes even freezes, and I can’t do anything with it and have to close the app, then go back in to start over. If I could find another app that makes edits as nice as Photoshop, I’d definitely use it instead. It’s just become so frustrating... It takes me at least three times as long to do a collage, just working around the glitches. I haven’t run into any issues while just editing photos, but there are definitely some problems with the collage portion of the app that need to be worked out.
Great but could easily be greater...
by Anarobotic on 2019/07/24 15:20
Currently has a few bugs and glitches, especially as it correlates with your photos library and it’s own saves etc. A few other little features would make this a stellar app, like being able to isolate (maybe by drawing a lasso tool) in order to perform edits on particular areas of the photo, dial in specific colors in HSL and to edit/composite a few layers would be super! Also, to simultaneously apply filters, like HDR & White Balance, and “Looks” etc. All in all, I’m very grateful for the app and find it really helps do what Photos simply cannot. Ps. Would love to subscribe, but being we’re a non-profit w/ limited resources for marketing and communications, adding 9.99 a month for something we’ll only publish or use a couple times a month (as we haven’t dedicated staff for it) is a tad steep. It’s not that 9.99 breaks the bank, but when added to the total tech & communications budget it adds up 😅
Applicable for entry level to more advanced users
by GreenBayGirl on 2018/12/22 20:03
The thing to note is that this is an “express” version of the well-known Photoshop program by Adobe. As an app that is not intrusive on my phone and does not demand high monthly subscription fees, I absolutely LOVE this app! I use it on my iPad Pro, but I also have more advanced editing apps there. I also have this on my iPhone 7 Plus and Note 8 and enjoy using it on all platforms. It is wonderful that a person without any knowledge of what a ‘layer’ is can easily navigate their photo edits. For those who are more advanced, you can still save edits as layers and export to other versions of Photoshop. I appreciate the versatility of this aspect allowing non experts to still take advantage of Adobe’s more basic uses while not preventing a pro from getting a quick start on edits on their phone or tablet. Thanks for this!!!
AMD
by AMDLP on 2018/04/13 04:31
Lots of really nice photo editing and collage features -for free! I’m not a photographer or into photography at all but I enjoy fixing up the images if I’m going to print them. Once you tinker around with a few pics and see what each tool does to correct/enhance the photo it becomes a breeze to use. I’m using it for the first time and found it user friendly and intuitive. The only criticism I’d give it is that when you undo an action it doesn’t tell you which action you’ve undone. For someone like me who doesn’t know what each feature does on regular photoshop on a desktop, it’d be nice to know each time what I’m “undoing”. Even without that feature, there are a lot of useful tools to enhance your phone pictures without making them look too filtered or overdone i.e. noise and color reduction, shadows, red eye and blemish correction,etc.
Powerful handheld editor
by Bobaque on 2017/11/23 18:30
With a few more additions, this could be a one-stop-shop, all-in-one editor. Here’s what I love. The algorithms do wonders with Highlights, Shadows, Blacks, Whites. Saving your own ‘looks’ is a great feature for adding the same effects to multiple photos taken in the same lighting and scene conditions. Here’s my wishlist for further improvements: - Transferring ‘looks’ that have been created and saved on one device to my other devices, or to friends, or to your adobe online community. I created a magical ‘look’ on my iPhone that I cannot seem to recreate on my partner’s iPhone or my iPad. - Allow ‘looks’ that have already been created to be edited, or at least allowing to see what settings/recipe concocted that ‘look’ would be fantastic as well. - Mid-tones slide control. White, Blacks, Highlights, Shadows,...and Mids. - Vignetting with controls would be a nice basic feature that is currently missing. The current vignetting preset is too strong and cannot be adjusted. - Selective Color saturation editing. For example, to knock down a bit of saturation or slightly tweak hue of greens or yellows in the photo, but keep the blues or reds, etc. as-is. - Whites glow control for adding ethereal effects. - Edge sharpen as an addition to general sharpen. Cheers!
I wish we could do more.
by Anya S. 0607 on 2017/11/15 03:44
Thanks for responding. I’m sorry if I took too long to answer the email, but I emailed the photos. The first photo is the original, and the second one is the edited photo. Thank You so much! Original Review: When I first opened the app, I thought “What a fake app. It doesn’t even look real.”. Those first assumptions were wrong. I pulled up an image of the solar system. I wanted to change the image completely into something else. I have and always wanted to photoshop something, so I was ready for excitement. By the time I finished, the solar system was a fireball. Yet, I was still disappointed. I expected to be able to make it look like I was there, in the solar system. Everything I did on this app, I could do easily and quicker on InShot. If I could give this app 2 1/2 stars, I would. Isn’t Photoshop supposed to be editing yourself into it. I want to put myself in the photo badly, and I bet other people do too. I’ve seen people Photoshop people into Paris or Jupiter. It’s an amazing skill I wish this app could do. I will keep this app because it is semi useful, but I will wait for my request for an update. To be fair, adjusting Contrast and fixing mess-ups is Technically photoshop. Please respond back. I am hoping you can find a way to let people express themselves by photoshopping their self into places.
Nice to have but not the best
by CornBreadEarl&TheGang on 2019/01/16 14:48
PS for mobile devices should be combined with at least LR so bouncing between files isn’t a hassle and so there should still be an option to edit raw files within PS. Also, if it doesn’t now, I feel that PS should be able to sync with PS CC 2019 so further edits could be made. Overall though I feel PS for the iPad should be more in depth. Even the base model 2018 iPad could handle some tasks. Let’s make it happen. Make me want to invest I’m am iPad Pro for artistic purposes and be able to use the devices as such. Right now everything still solely relies on a MacBook and or laptop. Which is fine because it’s been that way, but for myself and for somebody who never gets stuck in the same type of office space, it would be nice if the iPad had more flexibility so it could be a more prosumer device compared to what it is now. Anyway, still love Adobe mobile apps, just hope to see them shine through as time progresses.
First 3 hours - First project
by Gagethan on 2018/07/20 18:21
I am very impressed with the capability of this application. It offers the widest range of tools of any editing app I’ve seen on the market, and allows for multiple add-on applications that help to expand that tool belt and all for free. I would suggest that with all of the apps available together you could accomplish any goal in editing without needing to look at any other software. As well, they have made it easy to jump between these applications while working on the same project. This must be the closest thing to having my full editing bay I am used to condensed into a simple to use, one stop, medium right at my finger tips. After searching for any competing application that would allow me to dissect existing files and work on a project with layers, I was close to caving in and trying a paid app that I do not feel would have been worth the purchase. This was an invaluable download. I would highly recommend to anyone interested in editing or photo touch ups. My only suggestion would be to steer away from the ease of access style HUD which lists filters and correction wizards most immediately, and move to something more heavily concentrated on the tools professionals will be looking for. All in all, it was easy to navigate to these features.. it was just a little tedious.
Simple, decent features
by anaspis on 2019/04/29 18:06
I’ve only just started using the app and I have a paid CC subscription, so my opinion is skewed in that manner. But I really like the app! It doesn’t have the same functionality as desktop Photoshop, but then again, I didn’t expect it to. It makes photo editing simple, whether you’re trying to improve the coloring/detail of your photo, cover some blemishes, or literally stifle your image with a filter. Quick and easy. My only complaint is the beta camera affects choices are, uh, lacking. Not in variety—in quality. If you try the app you’ll understand. It’s not a major complaint, especially because the feature is in beta and I probably won’t use it. But for people who really like vintage effects on their photos, this app will not (realistically) create that for you.
Thank you and don’t remove ability to edit in photos app with app
by nearlycanadian on 2018/09/24 05:16
I recently was frustrated beyond belief because you did an “update “ of the app that meant one could no longer be on a photo in your photos library and use photoshop express to edit. I voiced my severe frustration with this change as it means as a photographer who has several thousand images editing using the app only in their app means it’s impossible to use the app to edit as no one wants to navigate through several thousand images to edit your specific file . You changed it back so after investigating other apps to use for photo editing my Favourite is back and will be my go to. Please don’t make this change again it is of no use to anyone. Thank you for changing it back !!!5 stars
Destroyed
by Zero7starz on 2018/12/16 18:17
Welp. Now I have to find a new editor. I never understand why companies think it’s a GOOD IDEA to take away features. This app used to be amazing and it auto adjust images perfectly. Well they took that feature away and left only the magic wand. So now, either I get way too much effect or it barely does anything to make the image look better. I’m frustrated and angry about this. Frankly I didn’t have time to go shop for another photo editor to use on my mobile but now I have to stop everything I’m working on because they took that away in the middle of me editing a month’s worth of photos. To keep the consistency, it also destroyed what work I had already done. Thank you adobe for being the absolute biggest pain in my side this holiday season. So to sum up: If you were looking for a photo editing app that works fantastically well with quick and easy edits you best look somewhere else. This app will no longer help you unless you want to sit and tweak dozens of sliders for hours on end. That’s the main reason I never use Snapseed!!
The best minimalist app on the app store!
by average review on 2018/03/26 00:03
They say that this app was created for those who need to “edit photos on the fly” and, with that in mind, they include what I can only assume are the most requested/used “photo editing” tools for the filter-obsessed, selfie-addicted, instagramillennial generation. I guess making a fresh-poppin app that’s both hip and dope at the same time turned out to be vastly more profitable than the old business model, developing versatile, and useful mobile photo-editing tools. Unfortunately, those who find such tools useful are vastly outnumbered by the throngs of people who only need a quick way to make their lives look less average than they really are. So, for what it is, I guess it works good. Of course, they did set the bar pretty low. It’s easy to make an awesome app if you remove all of the complex functionality. But, sure, four stars. It’s not like they actually say this is a useful app for photo editing professionals. It is what it is. By the way, if anyone knows of a good mobile app that offer the same set of tools that PS Touch used to have, please let me know. I was one of the fifteen poor slobs who actually used the thing and it’s obvious that Adobe is really only interested in money at this point so, I don’t see them bringing it back any time in the near future.
Mandatory login is trash
by Ezb1333333ezb on 2019/05/25 10:30
Support responses are along the lines of “Dear User we require more inputs.” Nobody from Adobe (who understands English) reads these or cares what we think, or has cared in years — a fact they made abundantly clear when they moved to the Creative Cloud pricing structure. They did far worse than alienate me as a user of this worthless free app, they lost me as a 20 year Photoshop customer: I’m at 6.0 and will never update to CC. Be assured that your words to/about Adobe fall on deaf ears, when they run out of money and die it will be the most deserved tech business failure death spiral in recorded history. You know why this app has a 4.8 rating? Because it resets for the current version to give devs a chance to fix their stuff and not be dinged for bad reviews on old buggy versions. Adobe just keeps pushing through fake and useless “updates” so they boost their rating after too many of us complain about being forced to log in. If they gave you a dumb reply be sure to re submit your review when they “update” it.
Great app!
by La Super Gravitania on 2017/10/27 21:43
I had been using photoshop for years, so I decided to give their app a try, and It has been my go to app to work my photos for years now. It has all the basic tools to enhance a good photo. It doesn’t do miracles! If your photo isn’t good. It might be hard to fix it. I don’t use the filters that much because I like “normal” looking photos, and their filters alter the image to much, but some people like that, so I guess is ok. He are a few things I would change: 1 vignette - I would add it to the tools section like other apps do and add a slider to it to change the intensity of it. 2 frame - besides being able to crop it, it would be nice to be able to fit it in the screen or give it a margine like other apps like InstaSize do. That is really helpful. Specially because it gives the image a white background. 3 touch screen - I also use an app called paint effects because It allows me to change only parts of the photograph without altering the entire image. They do good use of the touchscreen. It is like the mouse for the computer. You select the tool you want and drag your finger over the screen to apply it to an area. It is genius and super simple to use. This is a great app. I really recommend it.
Keeps requesting a new password
by LISNC on 2019/06/16 01:37
Great editing app, tried many and this one ranks at the top of the iOS photo editing apps with great features. One very annoying issue is it’s amnesia when it comes to the user password. After every several sessions (wasn’t able to come up with an exact one, but somewhere between 3 and 7) it stops recognizing the login password. It does offer a link to reset the password, however anything you have used in the past or resembles a previous password is denied. It is a real annoying issue which I read someone else complaining about. Unless this is by design, not sure for what reason, I wish they did something about it. Would have given 5 stars or more if it was possible if not for this problem.
Best editing app for my photography EVER!!!
by Alex Everstar 🙃 on 2019/08/05 21:51
One thousand stars for this! I love the editing process of photography, it’s the best. It shows the true skills of a photographer if they can edit the photo and make it look better than the original picture. Wow people, intrigue them into wanting to know more about said picture. Trying to find an editing app is a hassle, because some kinda work, and a lot of times some don’t. Adobe PS Express Works, 10/10 times. No matter what photo I’m trying to edit. The app works. Of course there are always going to be downsides to an app. There always is, and always will be. I have a iPhone 6 Plus, my friend who uses this app has a iPhone X. His loads faster, doesn’t do anything mine does. Now I don’t know if it’s because they have a better model of the iPhone but my adobe takes forever to load and crashes when I’m in the middle of editing. Sometimes when I click a photo to edit, it freezes the entire phone for over a minute. I’m hoping in the future updates the performance will be better than it is. Overall though this app is a MUST HAVE FOR ANYONE Who is into photography, who needs to edit their photos because this is it guys.
New way to get into the app is garbage
by chocolate thunder with a lil lightning on 2018/09/17 17:16
I have loved this app for YEARS. I updated it the other day and now instead of just using it I had to sign in with an Adobe ID or Facebook. I don’t have Facebook so creating a new account was a minor inconvenience. You want my data. I get it no problem. The problem I have is not being able to use the app on the fly like I could before. I could take a photo and edit it with this app without having to create a new photo. This HAS become a big inconvenience. Now instead of being able to edit the photos with this app inside of photos app, I have to open it up PS Express and then bring in the photo. It takes more time and now I have two photos instead of being able to just edit the original. This is time consuming when you are at an event and want to post a great photo on Twitter or Instagram. The app still produces great work but this new functionality bites. Please change it back.
Love all the different options
by 00Chelle00 on 2018/05/19 19:16
I love this app! I take so many pictures it’s ridiculous... over 25,000 on my phone and I’m out of memory now! Lol I had the desktop version of this app before my computer messed up and I used it all the time.... it was amazing! I’m by far no expert on editing photos... I need all the help I can get actually! I really like how you can bounce from one app to the other and back again to do further editing that this app doesn’t provide. The only problem is when I do this, after I finish editing my photo and try to come back my photo isn’t coming back with the edits. There’s a problem somewhere in the transfer from one app to the other! I hope this is soon fixed because when it does work it’s pretty awesome!
No longer able to use without an email address
by Naja12168 on 2019/02/13 20:46
I have used this app for a couple of years now, and it’s relatively easy to use. I enjoy the features provided in it, as I use it for basic things like color altering and cropping. I went to go to use it just now, however, it won’t let me access the features without registering my Facebook or Gmail email, or without getting an Adobe ID. I never needed anything before. Now, you must register in some way in order to use the features? That seems unfair to me. I don’t need another company sending me email. I don’t need another company tracking my movements or trying to sell me stuff, which is the main reason why businesses request email addresses. It’s a shame, because I truly enjoyed this app. I wish I could continue to access the features like before. I was able to use it just fine two days ago.
Not Watered Down Photoshop
by PeterAsolomon on 2019/04/26 12:06
The application is an extension and portability of the work flow to places of convenience. This app can be a very powerful Tablet/Phone editor but it’s more. It has some built in features which make up for the lack of pencil enabled screens and the precision this brings to sutler changes. That you can use a feature sets that require the Photoshop Engine in which to como,este, and attach to it remote, brings the two products together giving the remarkable rendering power of your GPU, to the new abilities of the tablet touch. There are also some great effects, filtres and even color pop options reducing time of workflow. This is well with the investment, especially if you own the full version of photoshop. It does command respect independently on its own.
No more Photos shortcut
by moimoiak on 2019/01/10 21:25
I used to edit all my photos in PS Express. In a recent update, the option to use PS Express from the Edit screen in Photos was eliminated. Now instead there’s a shortcut you can add to import into PSE from the Share menu. NBD if you’re editing a single photo, but it’s an extra step that’s a bit of a headache if you’re working with more than that. I find I use PSE a lot less now unless I know I’m only going to work with one photo. The most recent update also turned on a PhotoShop watermark that doesn’t show up until after you’ve saved/exported a photo. I didn’t notice it until after I’d already posted it on a work-related IG account. Then I had to go looking for the option to turn it off. That’s not the kind of feature you should be springing on people with no warning. Now I’m wondering what other surprises I can expect with the next update.
Great app, but raw support for newer cameras is lacking
by Sengoku_us on 2018/12/05 00:09
Overall this is a great app. Could do with support for nested folders in the photos app. Also support to import/edit files via the iPad’s ‘File’ app would be great! Ver 7.0 Fuji X100F firmware 2.11 raw files are supported! yay. After updating, “My looks” have been erased. Very annoying. Needs to be a way to export them and import them in cases like this Ver 6.10 Fuji X100F firmware 2.11 raw files currently not supported! Have submitted feedback and a raw file. Has been two app updates since feedback was submitted. Ver 6.6.1 Fuji X100F firmware 2.10 raw files now supported! yay! 5 stars!! It takes a few updates once Adobe has been notified, but they get there in the end. Ver 6.5.2 Fuji X100F raw files still not working. I contacted Adobe about it on ver 6.4. I’m a little upset it has taken so long. Ver 6.4 Fuji X100F firmware version 2.10 raw files do not work (and just after Adobe updated the app to work with firmware 2.00) Ver 6.2.2 Still no RAW support for the X100F, I’m dropping my rating by one star. Especially after I was informed this request would be passed on to the developers. Ver 6.2.1 Especially with Fuji cameras. X100F has been out since Feb 2017, and it is now Jan 2018 and the X100F raw files are not yet supported.
For basic editing photoshop express is my go to app.
by rich_blondes on 2017/12/05 18:29
I really like the smoothed out look I can get in portraits without pixels or noise effecting my end results. Now I t is almost a a three because except for the wonderful basic editor the rest of the filters , including the premium. It’s kind of sad that a company that is known for advanced powerful software looks like they let kids make their premium filters. Pop art filters would be more useful, and I do like the color recognized in the collage section. I can get three pics together that I love, and the color that is dominant is picked up in the other photos making cohesive and looks nice. It would be a great feature for anyone obsessed with a theme, or a color so their feed looks matchy matchy. I just post if something is interesting, but it’s awesome for the themesters
Lost of free features!
by 5myth on 2019/02/22 19:54
This is by far the best photo editor if I base this on quality. It doesn’t have a lot of wacky things you can add to you photos like others but the quality and crispness of the applied effects are stunning. No quality loss at all. If you have photos installed on your pc you can connect your account and use the pro tools. The pro tools are really good effects and are ways you can distort and modify your image. it’s not as accurate and lacks a lot of features the desktop version has but if you know how to edit and are looking for effects this is a good one to have to refine your images. You do have to have a subscription to unlock pro effects but I’m still giving 5 stars because the quality is so amazing.
5 Stars for mobile usefulness
by Florida Keys House Wife LLC on 2018/07/30 15:43
Photoshop Express comes with my subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud and I’m seriously in love with it. I have more than 50,000 images loaded on Lightroom and use the gallery share CONSTANTLY for my growing business in photographing people, real estate, industrial, auto and events like 4th July Parades and weddings, races and poker runs! Yes!!! PE is fabulous. I work it from both the creative cloud side as well as the Photoshop Mix angle. If I need something in PExpress it’s super high quality makes it usable for most delivery (client) needs. It can handle my 40 to 80 megapixels image needs. Love it. Such a handle Professional tool in a mobile useful way. I’d love to be able to import three different logos into a file and have them available to superimpose without leaving PE:)
Please Fix Text Sizing
by Giographix253 on 2018/05/24 06:49
Hi, I am a busy Mom who is working as a Photographer. I use this app all the time to edit photos on the fly. I have WiFi on my Canon DSLR and it’s so easy to get the photos into my phone and edit using this app. I barely log on to my desktop anymore. Thank you for updating the app so that we can now add multiple texts! It’s so much better. I’m disappointed that you didn’t make sizing the text easier. I wish there was a toggle bar where we can just swipe left to right to get the text size just right. It is cumbersome to use fingers to do this. I’ll spend more time than I want to get my text aligned and the right size. It’s also hard to get text aligned vertically. There must be a way to make this more seamless. It would also be great if we can bring text to the back of the photo. Instead of always being on top or in front. Someone mentioned adding a watermark. I agree, there should be an option right on the app to add a watermark. I searched under help in the app but it only showed me how to add it in Lightroom. Additionally, I find myself going back and forth between PSX, PS Fix and PS Mix a lot to get the photos just the way I want. If you can integrate the features of Fix and Mix into this app it would be the best!
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ENHANCE, STYLIZE AND SHARE YOUR PHOTOS WITH EASE. Tap into your creativity on the go with photoshop express–the fast and easy photo editor–used by millions of creative individuals. Edit pictures like the pros with this easy-to-use digital studio full of photo editing features on your mobile device. photoshop express delivers a full spectrum of free photo effects and editing features at your fingertips. Personalize your experiences with borders and text, enhance color and imagery, create picture collages, make quick fixes and enhance your share-worthy moments. PHOTO FILTERS AND EFFECTS • Intensify your moments with photo effects from Looks categories: Black and White, Portrait, Nature and Duo tones. • Amplify your photo’s appearance with a unique assortment of new Blend effects. • Explore Color Temperature, Vibrance and other color effects with an easy adjustment slider. • Remove atmospheric fog or Dehaze for clear, detail-rich scenery. STUNNING PHOTO COLLAGES • Create professional-quality photo collages by adding ready-to-use backgrounds, gradients and layouts. • Apply the Style Transfer feature to easy apply the same look and feel across all the images in your collage. • Highlight color themes with the Pop-Color Tool to get that wow effect. • Unleash creativity with the photo collage maker by applying unique effects for aspiring artistry. ADD BORDERS AND TEXT • Customize stickers, memes and captions with your own unique personal touches. • Style your messages with a wide array of fonts, colors and opacity controls. • Inspire with photo color matching borders or choose unique custom frames. • Fine-tune text placement with pan, zoom and rotate settings. • Add watermarks easily by adding custom text or logos. QUICK FIXES • Crop, straighten, rotate, and flip your photos for eye-catching compositions. • Use Auto-Fix options for one-touch adjustments to Contrast, Exposure, and White Balance settings. • Remove Red-Eye and Pet-Eye from your favorite moments. • Add emphasis on your subject with simple vignettes. APPLY BLUR • Shift focus to specific elements and blend out backgrounds with Radial Blur. • Enhance imagery and create movement with the Full Blur features. REMOVE NOISE • Smooth out graininess or Reduce Color Noise for crystal clear pics. • Sharpen details to make your photos look their best. PERSPECTIVE CORRECTION • Fix crooked images instantly with Auto Settings. • Correct distorted camera angles with the Transform Tool. SPOT HEALING • Easily reduce blemishes and spots from selfies and portraits with Blemish Removal. photoshop express is brought to you by Adobe, proud makers of the Photoshop family. Adobe Terms of Use: You must be 13 or older and agree to Adobe’s terms and privacy policy. http://www.adobe.com/go/terms_linkfree http://www.adobe.com/go/privacy_policy_linkfree
Disappointing & Frustrated
by Cloud Blower on 2019/08/22 09:03
Very rigid without many helpful features.
I love this app!!
by DivineJazzbird on 2019/08/22 08:04
I am a avid Photoshop user so this quick app is wonderful for me!! I can fix photos and post immediately to all my social sites!!
Faveee
by 1@onlyJ2 on 2019/08/22 07:16
By far the best editing app I’ve come across. Easily.
Works great on the go
by Bertactive on 2019/08/22 05:08
Works great on the go small issues with sending to PC and would be nice to have the ability to layer fonts when you’re feeling a little more artistic and everything else you need is in the app being its a simplified version multiple font layers is my only critique within the app interface possibly add the capability to use live icons like Bitmoji can be used in Snapchat with a live figure that’s Re-sizable doing different motions like. Playing air guitar, waiting tapping foot, thinking rubbing chin maybe a Looping pop up comment/thought bubble or rocking out would be a cool addition with seasonal or holiday themed additions you can keep but overall it gets the job done and communicates well enough to send the file to other apps or pc for greater edits in full PS. Two thumbs up from me in overall performance!,.. Rob Napier #Duuuuvaaalll!
Meh
by Iomoon on 2019/08/22 04:16
I like using it for blur and other filters, but the auto adjust is way off. My certified photoshop editor husband tried it and was baffled. It’s better to just use the apple auto adjust.
PsExpress
by Brenda Horner on 2019/08/22 03:43
I love this app, it has everything you need to create something beautiful and modern And easy to understand. Thank you
I’m having the time of my life.
by Bleck the cat on 2019/08/22 03:22
It’s really funny to use the bandaid effect to cause extra eyeballs to appear on ur friendz. 10/10
Great!
by TBSFH on 2019/08/22 02:38
So far I think it’s a lot if you’re a beginner but I have been driven to learn this app, and it has been doing wonders for my photos!
Love it
by Just me in Waco on 2019/08/22 01:59
Couldn’t live without this app
Sweetness
by Herchel35 on 2019/08/22 01:55
Awesome app
Pretty awesome
by Royalpineapple on 2019/08/22 00:10
This app does exactly what I want to do with photos and more. I highly recommend the app for anyone that’s tryin to edit their photos.
Excelente herramienta
by Lsdza on 2019/08/21 23:25
Poder copiar u pegar el texto.
I love it
by Ame Den on 2019/08/21 23:08
I don’t use it very much but when I do I am very happy with it!
great
by Curldog58 on 2019/08/21 22:35
love this app
Fun
by Addie Laurencelle on 2019/08/21 21:48
Great
love it!
by Julygirl_123 on 2019/08/21 21:06
i honestly love it because it prepares me for my occupation in design and in school we use adobe to do our work also.
This is *click* Noice
by Rick Ru$$ on 2019/08/21 20:27
This is da best
Love it
by kenwolfe on 2019/08/21 20:04
Good stuff here
PS
by Oscaroreo on 2019/08/21 19:22
This program has helped me to correct photos that were taken in low light. I have learned a lot about to take better photos.
Photo fix
by stubbycat on 2019/08/21 18:15
Had a program similar to this once before. Really like the ability to change some of my photos thanks for this download
Love!
by Marley N Me 4 Now on 2019/08/21 15:55
Love, love, love this app!!
Sweet Suite
by Sites2c on 2019/08/21 15:44
It may be more like a deluxe room than an entire suite of tools, but for my needs & the price, this light version of PS is just right. It’s easy to use, not a GB hog and has more tailored social media platform sharing options than I dreamed possible. It’s an Excellent tiny app with surprisingly responsive, elegant options. You make us/ours look oh-so good! Thank you, developers and uber-wealthy tech giants. You are Abobe’ble.
Excellent app
by AngelMerci on 2019/08/21 15:35
Love the ease in which you can work with the pictures. For someone with limited knowledge in technology it’s awesome 👏
It's a good App
by NorvinGuttyvpt on 2019/08/21 14:49
..
Photo Shop
by CS1126 on 2019/08/21 14:28
The BEST photo shop app Ever!
My love for Adobe express will continue to grow
by tararae3242 on 2019/08/21 12:53
Adobe express is definitely my all time favorite I’ve used it now for about three years and my photos come to life every single time. Especially with the HDR FILTER. No other app will ever compare to this app even if they charge you 40 plus dollars for a year. Adobe has always been free for me to use and hasn’t ever charged me. I’d love to send them a donation for being truthful to their word.
Learning to play
by TheFoxx on 2019/08/21 12:27
This app works for me bcuz of the possibilities!
Love it
by merimiller on 2019/08/21 11:08
Great app
Great app
by momoreeree on 2019/08/21 10:55
Love it!
Hate the new version
by inmamedina on 2019/08/21 10:17
I liked the old version when I had control of the editing. Now the App is for idiots.
Great
by Beverly Hills Roadrunner on 2019/08/21 07:23
So far so good, it’s free
Tanx
by mm.azimi on 2019/08/21 06:00
Very nice and handful
Wonderful app
by vikingkonung on 2019/08/21 05:36
this app solved very important work problem for me. thanks a lot for developers. really fast application
Reviews
by Mrpazzz on 2019/08/21 05:25
Just learning how to use the app but I’m enjoying it.
Title
by audioadict on 2019/08/21 05:00
I enjoy taking pictures. Because I enjoy re-living those moments. Those moments are like a canvas. I love re-living those moments.
They are the best
by palenciayates on 2019/08/21 04:27
The best filters in all apps no kidding
Great App - Lots of options!
by Jakk C on 2019/08/21 03:12
Great app for the photographer impaired! Helps me clean up the blur & shadows! Love it
Spectacular array of color, light and design!
by Dollyqua on 2019/08/21 02:51
I have taken thousands of photos of my dogs over the years and enjoy telling the story of the day’s adventures. PS Express gives me so many tools to capture my dogs’ destinations and their expressions! Highly recommended by Denny #cairnterriermix !
Uber Awesome!
by Nitanvieja on 2019/08/21 02:03
I have always wanted to try PS but never had the chance to learn about it. I was looking for an app to edit pictures for my social media clients and came across Ps Express. It has amazing features, it is easy to use and you can create mesmerizing pictures for marketing purposes. Enjoy!
Awesome
by ChrisBN5 on 2019/08/21 01:52
It’s create practice and you’ll become a pro and understand it
So far so good
by bowmannnn1 on 2019/08/21 01:50
I have always been a fan of photoshop. I will take the free version any day.
The Best App ever
by Print The Best on 2019/08/21 01:48
The people who created this App are simply genius
Great phone app
by Cre8vCorner on 2019/08/21 00:57
Easy to use and I love all the features that it has. Great app when you don’t have access to a full Photoshop.
My go to editor
by Shelbyxsurreal on 2019/08/20 23:55
Ps Express is awesome, I use it for all sorts of photo edits. I love it!
Easy to use
by Biglounyc on 2019/08/20 22:58
Love the ease of use!
Nice for Youtube
by sub to sub on 2019/08/20 22:31
But make it more like the pc one
Easy to use
by vladbop on 2019/08/20 20:28
Easy to use no pop ups bothering you while editing....
Love it very easy to use
by Gale's kitchen on 2019/08/20 20:28
I am very pleased.
Love it
by pocholo cortes on 2019/08/20 19:03
I totally recommend this amazing app!!
Needs more features
by Boricuastalfin on 2019/08/20 17:49
The app works really well but I wish it had some of the same features as it does on the pc version
Keeps deleting itself from my iPhone!
by cheriscs on 2019/08/20 17:37
I would give this app another star but I’m so annoyed that every month it keeps deleting itself from my iPhone. It’s extremely annoying to go and open it when I need it to find that it’s missing AGAIN!
Constant glitch
by azazazazzaza on 2019/08/20 17:11
Why is it that when i pick a filter its never the one i pick. The one that shows up is either the one next to it or the one before it. Then when i save the look its the complete opposite of he effects i chose. can yall please hurry up and fix this. its been this way for months!!
Love this app!
by Bolo5 on 2019/08/20 17:04
I use it with my iPad and it works great
Perfect
by pistol_pew_pew on 2019/08/20 16:52
Awesome, easy to use and convenient.
Awesomeness
by Logiey on 2019/08/20 15:51
Love the simplicity, yet professional looks.
Love this App!
by Kenia Rojo on 2019/08/20 15:36
I use this app on the daily!!
It’s awesome!
by sammmmmiieeeeee on 2019/08/20 15:13
LOVE!!!
Express
by bghfyrt on 2019/08/20 14:29
It’s cool
Small but mighty!
by Day'zee on 2019/08/20 13:55
I love having editing opportunities available on my phone!
Simple and effective
by caduzerafrancis on 2019/08/20 13:47
Best photo app
Great app
by OldIndiansWisdom on 2019/08/20 13:35
I have been using this app for a while I love it
Nice App!
by BAQICE on 2019/08/20 13:00
I was skeptical at first, but after learning to use the controls - I have this app on iphone and ipad!! It has saved me so manyntimes when I need to edit, but don't have laptoo or desktop available!!
Rating
by Om puzzled on 2019/08/20 12:35
So far very user unfriendly. Maybe a good idea to not ask for rating until one has figured out how to use this app. Having a hard time with pages jumping at me that I didn’t want.
Love it
by jessmotley on 2019/08/20 06:43
It’s very handy
Best app ever!
by .i.o on 2019/08/20 05:42
I use this for everything. Its really user friendly and you can make collages as well as edit photos.
Good app
by LA_boy94 on 2019/08/20 04:58
Everything in the app is great once you understand everything within it
Love this this APP
by LLOYD A CUPICCIA on 2019/08/20 04:55
Amazing and intuitive.
So many new apps-
by Schitttyday on 2019/08/20 04:53
They are ok- but Id like to know-why I need to keep sighning in and out? and is PHOTO SHOP VECTOR OR RASTOR? thank you! Ill update as I understand, peace
Great
by mangoman57 on 2019/08/20 04:35
Great
Great app
by benisthebonqueror on 2019/08/20 04:25
I use it a lot, highly recommend
Loving it!
by cbstone26 on 2019/08/20 03:59
My first photo edit I’ve actually downloaded and tried out. Simple, options are plentiful for a free app.
The best
by MIKESVLOGSTV on 2019/08/20 03:04
Awesome
Crashing constantly!
by 😡😡😡😡😡😡👎🏻👎🏻👎🏻💣 on 2019/08/20 02:20
I was editing a photo and it crashed and i had to sign in again. It should not be this hard to edit a photo so i am deleting the app. Too bad so much potential waisted because the developers are too lazy to fix the app. Don’t plan on using adobe anytime soon. If you are looking for a good photoshop app i would suggest inshot plus instagram filters. Makes photos look super cool and its easy to use unlike this.
Super intuitive. Super cool!
by aud-k on 2019/08/20 02:06
Editing is easy and the effects are great!
Awesome
by drvth on 2019/08/20 01:55
Awesome
Awesome & Amazing
by Jbindallas on 2019/08/20 01:22
Awesome & Amazing are the first two words that come to mind to describe this app. At last count there were about a bajillion and two photo editing apps but they should be ashamed and slinking back into a closet because this app does everything you need and 68,000,012% more. I find more and more reasons why I don’t really need a laptop anymore.
Great app!!!
by lupa2014 on 2019/08/20 01:14
Exceeded my expectations!!
I Couldn’t Believe It
by yowolfs110 on 2019/08/20 00:58
So when you first open the app, it goes over the basics of the app. On the App Store it says it for people age 4+, so I thought I was fine. Wrong. When it tells me to put in my birthday, I do, I’m under 13, but obviously over 4, so I put it in, and it said my access was denied due to my age. I just couldn’t believe it. I recommend not using the app, it’s just stupid.
Very Cool
by JG SC on 2019/08/20 00:54
Not the tools “James” uses on IG to punk everyone, but for non-pros, it’s a great app to clean up your work.
Very nice for editing beautiful views
by myhobbs on 2019/08/20 00:50
I like editing my sunset photos here
Ok for basic editing
by wsomar on 2019/08/19 23:26
Very basic editor and not as robust as other free applications. For example, Snapseed will run circles around this.
Good photo editing app
by Love me some politics on 2019/08/19 23:24
Lots of controls. Good filters. I like that it also does collages.
Love this app
by south of boston p on 2019/08/19 23:03
So easy to use. Has lots of beginner PS touches.
Really the best
by rupey2 on 2019/08/19 22:55
I couldn’t do pro work without it.
PIXLR
by Strawberry Fields 1111 on 2019/08/19 22:16
LOVE PIXLR IT IS THE BEST❗️❗️
I love this app!!
by ammaAckerman on 2019/08/19 21:51
It has simple navigation of all the tools and it’s very straightforward, I’ve used it to tune up lighting and coloration of the photos of my art as well as editing photos of family, friends and nature and it works wonderfully! Might not be for professional work but for making regular IG pictures look way better it’s definitely worth downloading
Muito bom 😊
by Thais Salino on 2019/08/19 20:49
Muito bom
👌🏾
by OG JOCK on 2019/08/19 20:41
I Love the right in your hand workshop it’s easy an actually kinda fun
Excelente App...
by JeAlfredo on 2019/08/19 20:41
La he usado como predilecta desde los Windows Phone, Android y ahora IOS... es una excelente herramienta que lo posee todo!
Grreat!
by Keesler101 on 2019/08/19 19:14
Photoshop is awesome!!
The Best
by Katarsiskris on 2019/08/19 18:59
Thanks!!!!!!
Wonderful
by Rosovsky on 2019/08/19 17:53
An invaluable tool. Makes a big difference in editing & restoring photos. A great transitional tool.
Easy to use
by sallyrena on 2019/08/19 17:18
I have had this app for a few years .It a bit hard to use at first but when you figure it out amazing pictures! I really do love it
It’s a great app!
by Harlanwm on 2019/08/19 16:34
Love it and use it often.
So easy!
by AHC2013 on 2019/08/19 14:20
I enjoy using this for quick retouching of photos!
Excelente
by speedycio1 on 2019/08/19 13:38
👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼👍🏼💯
I could do this ALL Day.
by morimyman! on 2019/08/19 13:25
I love it that much!
James
by JGFSSR... on 2019/08/19 12:53
Editing photos is an art, and not every one has that same level of artistry within them. Therefore your application makes it much simpler to make great edits! Thank you for allowing us to use your software with our iPhones. James
Best photo app hands down
by mermsidmama on 2019/08/19 12:30
I love this app. The clarity is excellent, and you aren’t bothered by nagging messages asking you to upgrade. I would recommend this app to everyone.
Best editing app ever!!!!
by sammi celi c. on 2018/10/26 03:57
I love this app! It’s also free and I am so thankful for that because I don’t have that much money but I love taking photos it’s one of my hobbies. On this app u can add filters that look awesome. You can also add blur which makes the photo look great! This app is rlly easy to use and I rlly like it. Btw don’t like ever write reviews for apps but this app is the best and a must have for photographers or anyone rlly. I have pics that I don’t rlly like and want to delete but before I delete them I edit them in this app the I rlly like how it turns out and ❤️ the pick. I also recommend huji which is not rllya editing app but it’s a camera app, but I like ps express more. I high recommend this app fr yo. Get it lol. (Sry for any grammar mistakes I didn’t reread it cuz rn I want to edit more of my photos) Anyways trust me get this app u won’t regret it. When I tell someone and tell them to trust me on this I mean it and I know it’s true and they may not believe then but in the future they thank me so much. So u may not believe but just try and then maybe like spiritually thank me. P.S. your welcome for recommending it (ik that at least 94% of the people who read this comment will be so thankful, I did my calculations)
Is this the next Photobucket?
by 4knfast on 2017/11/15 17:15
Maybe the title has you scratching your head, but it’s what came to mind when I thought of the functionality that Adobe provides through Photoshop Express, Photo Fix, and Photo Mix — the thought that a poorly implemented monetization effort is not far behind. A backhanded compliment, to be sure, but I do have some genuinely positive things to say about Express. It has taken a lot of effort to become adroit at swapping among the three aforementioned apps, but in becoming so I have at my fingertips, literally, some very useful tools to improve, or simply create a different emphasis for, my pictures. I also have Adobe PS CS6 on my laptop, and I have to tell you that sometimes the quickest route to achieving my goal for a photo requires the use of all four applications. And that brings me back too my opening. The Adobe products are so scattered that they probably can’t persist in their current state amongst all the competition that is springing up, and to bring them together to remain competitive would be to cannibalize from PS CC. And PS CC is a ripoff. It’s closest competitor—that is getting closer every day—asks $20 to BUY their product. So, just as it appears Photobucket has signed it’s own death warrant with their pathetic monetization by hostage-taking, I fear Adobe could be heading in the same direction with its photo editing products. And they really have been The standard bearer.
Honestly
by Tintek on 2018/10/21 18:55
Easily a 5 Star app if not for adobe’s constant angling for more money and more user data, updates that reduce functionality and unexpectedly lock you out of the app just so they can demand your email address in order to track and market to you. They already had the market cornered and had one of the most loyal customer bases of an software company that they’ve built up since the earliest days of Macintosh computers. They are ubiquitous in the desktop publishing industry world wide with zero competitors in sight (at least once quark dodo’ed out). Now that they’ve introduced their monthly leasing structure for their flagship products they are not only destroying what they’ve built up until now but more importantly they’ve stopped cultivating younger generations of loyal users who will choose other photo editing software packages that have a relatively minimal one price tag. No ones going to stop using photoshop who’s used it for years but students and other new users will be using other more affordable options. Basically I rant to say that adobe decided to bleed the goose that laid the golden egg for bigger quarterly gains. Suckers ruining a good thing. But this app for the iOS is on point and tight, if you know what your doing and not just interested in pre-fab filters there’s an impressive amount of photo editing options here. Get it together before that golden egg laying goose flys the coop.
A mixed bag...
by GGTriGeek on 2018/11/15 00:19
There are some things I really like about the app, and some things I really dislike. Positives: I really like the ability to create custom looks. This is a huge time saver... pull up a photo, apply your own personal style, and the photo is ready to save. I also like the adjustment tools as a whole. They are intuitive, easy to use, and cover my needs for post processing. Negatives: I hate the social part of the app. Every time I start the app, someone’s hoot pops up and I need to exit this to get to my photos. For social feeds, I use Instagram and I shouldn’t be force fed social media just to modify my pictures. This is a more recent update... you didn’t get that splash screen in the past. Ideally we should be able to disable this in settings. The other negative is the app can be slow or crash at times. This has happened for well over a year, and I originally thought it was my old iPhone. Nope... same issues when I got my iPhone X at the end of last year. It will freeze on a photo and take a couple of minutes to make one adjustment. This doesn’t happen in other photo processing apps I’ve used, just this one. Overall, it’s still the app I use most often for ease of use... I just wish the social splash could be turned off, and that the stability would improve... and I’d give it a 5.
Undeserving of the photoshop name
by storeE8 on 2017/10/14 15:15
With affinity photo and other zillions of this type of app out there, this is kind of an embarrassment. To each their own, and not knocking anyone for liking it, but as a professional, this app - and their others - are not what you’d expect from adobe if you’ve relied on them for desktop software in the past. I can see plenty of instagrammers and selfie takers loving this, and that’s great - it’s nice to go beyond what apple stock apps and Instagram filters have to offer. 👍 However - Their scatterings of iOS apps meant to ‘add up’ to a pseudo-desktop ‘suite’ of features and offerings is exactly that - scattered. And highly frustrating because of it. There should be a much more robust amalgam of these apps for the iPad. Which the competition has already completed, so one must assume that adobe was and is always going to consider their iOS apps as lightweight apps for your phone only. Too bad, really. I appreciate adobe sketch, and I know that some of these apps have some perks and are designed fairly well, so it’s not like incompetence, it’s a plain and metered decision by adobe. With their pricey subscription model on desktop, and this ‘strategy’ for iOS, I can’t see them being top dog for much longer. Affinity and others may swallow them up while they remain somewhat oblivious and/or too profit-minded to survive this mobile/new-school editing software revolution.
Has been my go-to for years now
by Critic#928004562 on 2017/10/11 17:55
I have used the free photoshop express app on several generations of iPhones. Before Apple had editing right there in your iPhone photos. But honestly, even since the Apple editing has been included I still prefer using this Photoshop app. I’m no professional by any means so I have no idea how to articulate what it is that’s better lol but. I feel it’s extremely user friendly and has great options and features/tools to use in the free version (I’ve never even considered the premium). And... if you have used any other photo editing apps then you KNOW what I mean about the apps just suddenly kicking you out. Seriously aggravating when they just suddenly shut down and close the app thereby losing your edits and whatnot. I have never had that issue with this photoshop express. There are no advertisements either like some apps have. Previously, I would have said that I wish it had a couple other features so that I didn’t have to go to another second or third app to doodle on the pics or add a text overlay etc. but it appears as if they have added these things now! So, before I start sounding like a paid advertisement lol I digress.
Best app for amateurs and professionals while on their phone
by Gregknowles22 on 2019/05/08 03:59
I started using Adobe Photoshop in 1992 while in College to become a photojournalist. I remember still the awe I felt going to Mrs. V’s class. What incredible things would I see today? I try to hold on to those feelings in a world now full of altered images. It’s exciting, yet sad, that we seem to have lost ourselves in the realm of the surreal. I believe this app is incredible. There is no competition for handheld devices. Constantly improving while keeping its roots steady. At this point, I use the remove flaws tool as I used the original clone tool with great precision. If you’re at all confused or frightened by all the options photoshop has to offer, my advice to you is the words Mrs. V once told me...Just play. If I could give you any advice for improvement, I’d say look to the filters on instagram. I still prefer their options to any others offered here. And the effects offered by Carbon are brilliant! I’d add a Leica effect for selective focus and unique background pixilation and a hasselblad effect for a medium format look. That’s all. And if I could have my old clone tool with the choice of brushes...I’d be in Heaven. Thank you!
Must have for everyone of all ages and with beginner to advanced knowledge of photo “editing”
by K.C Morgan on 2018/12/19 17:55
It’s everything you can expect from Adobe! The favorite , to me anyway, is the collages variety! It’s not just squares beside each other, you got everything you can imagine including cool shapes like triangles or circles with as many photos as you can want( I don’t know that for sure , but so far I have used a collage with 12 photos and it looked awesome! The shapes also are aligned in many ways to make a huge impact and you can also size them each individually. It literally almost limitless what you can accomplish with these bold and exciting new look of collages! You can also add text with many options of the best fonts and can input them with “templates “ that are basically awesome quotes that you see on Pinterest or Facebook except you can edit the words, font, and color even the alignment ! Highly recommend !!!! I used it to sell things on offer up , eBay, or any site because it enables you to put everything on the first photo along with the price or info in a eye catching design that entices buyers to click to view your item(s)!!!
Always the standard
by gdongusgold on 2019/05/01 08:13
Sure, I’ll get excited about a new app with a unique feature or one with the standard offerings packaged differently enough to qualify as a novelty or disguise itself as a convenience - but they always fail to perform for long (usually get sluggish or think annoying commercials are what I deserve for using the product) and my excitement gives way to rational thought, and rational thinking is the antidote to impulse buying. But I win because while I may be out a couple dollars I learned something and I end up where I was doing well and knew the team on the other side of the app represent the gold standard in their industry. The only less than stellar features I’ve found were in the collage mode where resizing is not as simple as I’d like. Turns out it’s easier to delete the cell or whole collage than it is to edit it or find the help menu in a hurry. Every other feature and function is top notch and you can count on the Adobe team to keep it running smoothly.
Bug with Recent updates (~2mo's ago)
by Bwa236 on 2019/04/09 05:21
I held off writing a review because I hoped Adobe would fix this problem. I enjoy this app very much and it's a robust, useful, full-featured app. BUT....accessing it via the Photos app (e.g., by clicking Edit and using PS Express to edit the photo in the Photos app interface) has become buggy all of a sudden. More than 75% of the time I edit a pic this way, when I go to save it the screen will go black and the little "working" animation will twirl around and around. And it never saves the changes. INFURIATING. Often I will close the Photos app, reopen it and try to edit it again only for the same result. Sometimes a third time is the charm and it will save the photo edits. Opening the PS Express app before doing this doesn't change the outcome. I prefer being able to quickly edit it via the Photos app as the workflow is easier than loading manually in PS Express directly (when I have many to go through). This only started about 2 months ago. I have iPhone 8, 256GB, latest iOS updates. Please please fix this, it's been a bug for long enough. Contact me if you'd like me to video record this happening or for help recreating the issue. Thanks!
My go-to app for quick edits
by Korubisutaa on 2017/12/11 20:13
I love all of the Adobe CC suite apps but this one probably gets the most day to day use. Unlike other editing apps, I've never had a crash and lost work, it is extremely stable, and doesn't lag when applying changes... Unlike some other apps that are badly optimized as far as ram usage. I like that you can make and save your own filters, in other apps I can achieve the same look I want but if I want to apply it to multiple images it's a pain in the neck of remembering the order of settings and their intensity. With PS Express that hassle is no more. It's so versatile too, I can use it to crop and adjust before importing (easily, I might add) into another image editing app, but I can ALSO do the reverse and use PS Express for the finishing touches. It all depends on the task at hand and what I want to achieve. I'd give it five stars if it had layers, though importing into Mix, among others, gives me that option so it's only a minor annoyance as some images could be done fully in Express if it gave the option for layers. But it's a really amazing app nonetheless and I highly recommend it.
I use PS more often than I thought I would
by jbiancalana on 2017/11/19 20:09
I am a hobby photographer, so had a hard time justifying the monthly subscription fee. However, I use the whole suite of Adobe photo manipulation tools more often than I thought I would. In addition, my photography also has significantly improved not just because of post editing, but because I am more thoughtful about what I can do post-editing. For example, I would often take tight photos and shoot jpegs only because I did not take the time to edit my photos. Since I know I will process my photos after a shoot, I don’t take super tight shots because I know I can do a far better job cropping with software than through a viewfinder. Also, I am almost never frustrated from overcropping when taking the photo anymore. I also always shoot raw giving me the additional flexibility to adjust exposure settings if I didn’t get it right the first time. Finally, I am far more selective about what photos I keep since editing is a little time consuming.
Excellent App; Two Suggestions...
by JustaRottenGirl on 2018/01/28 19:13
This will make your photos freaking sparkle! A sweet and free photo editing app that offers a lovely and helpful arrangement of filters, effects, and tools for your general and extra photo needs. It has a sleek design and I genuinely enjoy using it. It made my regular old photos pop within a few seconds- it looked like I’d taken professional photos- pretty impressive! I even edit HD wallpapers to my taste- super sweet. However, there are 2 suggestions I’d make: 1. The ability to save while you’re editing, I.e. ‘save progress’ instead of just saving once at the end. Sometimes I get stopped in the middle of editing to take another photo or just because I have to leave the app. 2. Allow users to apply more than one design effect per save. It’s laid out so that the editing process goes in order from filters/design effects, to cropping, lighting/color/clarity/contrast adjustments, to red eye etc. So you can’t apply more than one design effect per process- ex. If I wanted to add the design effect of ‘soft’ AND ‘spring’ I’d have to edit the first time with one, save it, and edit the new photo again to apply the second design effect- which is a tad annoying because often times I’d like to layer my effects. I usually just edit the new saved photo to curbside this feature. Overall an excellent introduction into photo editing apps- this is making me consider investing in more editing apps. I’m highly pleased with this :) solid 4/5!!
Better!
by Damagetwin2077 on 2018/01/06 20:13
Update 2: Kudos to the developers who actually read these comments and care about user experience. The recent update allows for solid color backgrounds for collages however, this doesn’t completely fix the issue because of a few issues. 1. The color pallets for borders and backgrounds are different. 2. The color sliders for the CMYK and RGB are difficult to get a specific number on and 3. Even if you pick the same color, which is easiest to do using the themes, there is still a hairline border between the edge of the border and the edge of the background. I miss when I could just add radius to the border and not have to mess with the background. Update 1:This app was recently updated but the issue with collages remains. When you apply a radius borders the app creates a white layer that makes your border look terrible. There isn’t a solid fill option to fill the White later just patterns and gradients. The new update is a step backwards. The collage maker is not completely functional because you can't get rid of edges with out Mix. The text editor is woefully under powered compared to Fontcandy.
Love this app
by Lofuel717 on 2019/07/20 02:49
It’s great! Even though I am still slowly learning the ends & outs of everything it has to offer, so far I am all about it! I don’t have a lot of time to sit and work on a photo for a long time very often & with ps express I don’t have to. It’s simple and speedy so I can see good results within a few minutes. You can have a great photo where your smile is perfect but possibly have a few blemishes (or in my case, wrinkles) & with this app you can smooth them away, essentially perfecting your photo. If you have a picture that just needs “something” but you don’t know what it is, you can always use the magic wand & see what this app can do for your picture. I am amazed at a few that I had just about decided to throw away but with one tap they were not only save worthy, they became frame worthy. I highly recommend this app for your photo fixes. There is not anything about it that deserves less than a five star review! All in all a great app!
My “Go To” Photo Editing App
by OhDiedraDarling on 2019/07/29 21:45
PS Express by Adobe is my main “go to app.” Among the 4 or 5 photo apps I most use, PS Express: is my fav.’ I’d estimate I do 60 to 70% of my photo editing in PS Ex. I recall my incompetence w even basic level Adobe Photoshop those days. Photoshop Pro’s higher functions were so beyond my skill they nearly gave me nightmares. After smart phones w infinite apps came along, I found PS Ex’ a quick learn (suiting my habit of reading user manuals only as a last resort 😬). I see positives even in unpleasant changes when I can. In 2007, a repeat DUI offender forever altered my life by crashing into me head-on at high-speed. Till then, I’d enjoyed a familial gift at photography w little time to feed the skill. That awful crash forced me into a less physical lifestyle. I was thus able to pursue photography enough to be homespun into a photo editing junkie :-). Without PS express, I wouldn’t have developed the skills to feed my interest. I consider taking photo’ classes. Thanks PS Express & Adobe!
All Functions Continuously Frozen
by Ironsidefan on 2019/03/19 06:44
I installed this app on my iPhone XS Max around four weeks back. It had a different design user interface that all made sense, and worked. I initially installed it to use its photo mirror reverse feature, but afterward began discovering what all else it was capable of. Several weeks passed which during I was notified and installed an update from the developer. At the end of that period I needed to utilize the mirror reverse feature again, and discovered the changes to the layout of the user interface. From that point until now nothing works. It is all frozen except for a function labeled “Collage”. I notified the developer, and they replied requesting screen captures of what was showing, as well as clarification of the situation. They replied three times altogether, but since have gone “silent”. I told them in my first message that if nothing changed after a week, that I would be permanently deleting their app as in its current state it is nothing more than completely useless when all of its icon controls remain in effect as an “oil painting”. As I have not received any further communication from them tonight I followed through, and permanently deleted their app.
Needed a photo editor that did more than just add filters
by AmandaWaseskuk on 2019/01/06 15:49
This photo editor works great! And so far it is completely free, I have not run into anything that says “premium only” or anything like that. I had access to everything on the app. All you have to do is sign in via Facebook or Google and then you just get to work editing your photos. I had a picture that I took at Christmas that had some red eye, blemishes, and the sun light made a very weird line across my forehead in the picture. I was able to fix all of these things as well as add a great filter, which was hard to choose because they have so many! And it gives you the option to add a little bit of each one instead of just messing with how much of one filter like most ones do. You are completely creatively free in how you choose to edit your photos. I’m glad I downloaded this and will probably use it to fix up most of not all of my photos in the future!
My staple
by Hhxfjmcdh on 2018/12/12 01:57
I’ve been using these Photoshop Expresses for years. I’ve been through 4 progressively newer models of iPads, about to get my 5th, & Photoshop Express has always been my staple. I like to draw & dink around and I mess with photos a lot. I have more than a dozen different photo editors, collage makers, and artsy apps. But still, none have come even close to what Express can do. Enlight is good but not close. The best thing about The Adobe Expresses is that they constantly update and add new features and mini apps to go along with the others. I’ve been thinking for a few weeks now that I wish they had better filters to work pictures that’s available while in Express Fix. Low & behold what do I find as I opened the app, a page showing off all the new filters available. Now I gotta go look at the other new stuff. Wow its almost like Christmas! Oh wait, timings off. 🎄Merry Christmas and/or Happy Holidays. Now go get Express.
Freelance to Professional
by Leandera Greenwood on 2017/09/20 13:25
This app is absolutely stunning! From allowing you to rotate and transform horizontal axis views ect. from the new update, to color blocking, lighting, and every possible filter and feature in between it is a high recommendation to both beginners and pros alike. I've used this app for about 4 years now and never once had it failed me. To think, I started off as a beginner finding random things to photograph and awkwardly squatting in the supermarket aisle so "the bottles hit the lights just right" to now having my hobby as a career! The biggest shocker is all I have ever used for my photography is a simple iPhone 6 camera.. My pro secret is any camera is the perfect camera with the right editor. The only thing I would like to recommend is layering, like having one filter on and being able to add another ontop of it. But until then, I'll manage by just saving one filter edit to my phone and simply re-editing it.
Great for all enthusiasts
by photosynthesislove on 2019/08/02 05:09
It’s pretty fantastic - I’m runnining it on N iPad Pro with raw files from a 5d mark III and it has no problems at all - I love the mirror effect but I wish it would allow for fuller frame or an option for a rectangular finish - either way it slays the other tablet and phone apps I’ve used in the past to be frank this is the first time I’ve been satisfied with the functionality and creative flexibility in any photo finishing app that I was able/willing to travel for 6 weeks with no computer - the save function “to camera roll” only was my number one complaint on the trip - ne ice to enjoy a batch function for us Lightroom lovers that just need a temp correction for a fbook post - would love to know if that is coming or already available in another app. Bravo any way - super functional easy to use easy to run on this iPad anyway - an imagine on the larger iPad Pro w the 6gb ram it would be starling fast - 3 Cheers =)
Awesome even for Amateur
by Mc12062011 on 2018/10/25 15:38
Unfortunately I don’t know much about photography, and I’m also a beginner artist. I needed to edit a photo for both clarity and color of a cat. I’m working with colored pencils which is especially challenging. This app has so many options! Even as an amateur, I was able to play around with the options to make my photo easier to use as my reference. I still have a lot to learn on taking photos that show detailed fur, but this app really gave me something I could work with. My cat is an orange tabby and I was able to get colors that closer matched her actual tint. I was also able to save it to my photo roll so I have both original (although this app does state that original is never lost) and the edited version. It will accomplish more than I will ever comprehend so I think both experienced and novices will find this app very helpful.
Pretty good
by iTif on 2019/06/25 19:28
Update: my beef still lies with the watermark. If you frame your pic in any fashion, There is a solid chance watermark is not going to end up where you want it. If only way to change it is to leave your photo, go into settings, put it where you think is a good placement, and try the whole process again. Would be great if you could take care of this when going to save the photo (which is when the watermark is added). I’ve been using this app for at least 3 years I would say. I love the addition of the watermark, but would REALLY love it if you could adjust placement once it’s been framed. The black highlight over a white frame just clutters up the image. Changing the watermark color would help, but still not as clean as a white watermark over the image. It would also be great if the user could move the image within the frame (if framing image), as opposed to the current workflow (unframe it, recrop, reframe, hope the image sits where you want it, repeat).
Glitchy
by MezzoMH on 2018/08/16 05:11
I love Photoshop, but recently it’s really glitchy when I am making collages. It stretches the picture when I try to save it to my camera roll, and any text becomes very distorted. I’ve been having to screenshot my collages and crop them from my camera roll. It’s also really glitchy when trying to add text to the collages. It keeps randomly switching the text/themes. It will also randomly undo things I’ve done, and it’s hard to get it back to the way I want it. It sometimes even freezes, and I can’t do anything with it and have to close the app, then go back in to start over. If I could find another app that makes edits as nice as Photoshop, I’d definitely use it instead. It’s just become so frustrating... It takes me at least three times as long to do a collage, just working around the glitches. I haven’t run into any issues while just editing photos, but there are definitely some problems with the collage portion of the app that need to be worked out.
Great but could easily be greater...
by Anarobotic on 2019/07/24 15:20
Currently has a few bugs and glitches, especially as it correlates with your photos library and it’s own saves etc. A few other little features would make this a stellar app, like being able to isolate (maybe by drawing a lasso tool) in order to perform edits on particular areas of the photo, dial in specific colors in HSL and to edit/composite a few layers would be super! Also, to simultaneously apply filters, like HDR & White Balance, and “Looks” etc. All in all, I’m very grateful for the app and find it really helps do what Photos simply cannot. Ps. Would love to subscribe, but being we’re a non-profit w/ limited resources for marketing and communications, adding 9.99 a month for something we’ll only publish or use a couple times a month (as we haven’t dedicated staff for it) is a tad steep. It’s not that 9.99 breaks the bank, but when added to the total tech & communications budget it adds up 😅
Applicable for entry level to more advanced users
by GreenBayGirl on 2018/12/22 20:03
The thing to note is that this is an “express” version of the well-known Photoshop program by Adobe. As an app that is not intrusive on my phone and does not demand high monthly subscription fees, I absolutely LOVE this app! I use it on my iPad Pro, but I also have more advanced editing apps there. I also have this on my iPhone 7 Plus and Note 8 and enjoy using it on all platforms. It is wonderful that a person without any knowledge of what a ‘layer’ is can easily navigate their photo edits. For those who are more advanced, you can still save edits as layers and export to other versions of Photoshop. I appreciate the versatility of this aspect allowing non experts to still take advantage of Adobe’s more basic uses while not preventing a pro from getting a quick start on edits on their phone or tablet. Thanks for this!!!
AMD
by AMDLP on 2018/04/13 04:31
Lots of really nice photo editing and collage features -for free! I’m not a photographer or into photography at all but I enjoy fixing up the images if I’m going to print them. Once you tinker around with a few pics and see what each tool does to correct/enhance the photo it becomes a breeze to use. I’m using it for the first time and found it user friendly and intuitive. The only criticism I’d give it is that when you undo an action it doesn’t tell you which action you’ve undone. For someone like me who doesn’t know what each feature does on regular photoshop on a desktop, it’d be nice to know each time what I’m “undoing”. Even without that feature, there are a lot of useful tools to enhance your phone pictures without making them look too filtered or overdone i.e. noise and color reduction, shadows, red eye and blemish correction,etc.
Powerful handheld editor
by Bobaque on 2017/11/23 18:30
With a few more additions, this could be a one-stop-shop, all-in-one editor. Here’s what I love. The algorithms do wonders with Highlights, Shadows, Blacks, Whites. Saving your own ‘looks’ is a great feature for adding the same effects to multiple photos taken in the same lighting and scene conditions. Here’s my wishlist for further improvements: - Transferring ‘looks’ that have been created and saved on one device to my other devices, or to friends, or to your adobe online community. I created a magical ‘look’ on my iPhone that I cannot seem to recreate on my partner’s iPhone or my iPad. - Allow ‘looks’ that have already been created to be edited, or at least allowing to see what settings/recipe concocted that ‘look’ would be fantastic as well. - Mid-tones slide control. White, Blacks, Highlights, Shadows,...and Mids. - Vignetting with controls would be a nice basic feature that is currently missing. The current vignetting preset is too strong and cannot be adjusted. - Selective Color saturation editing. For example, to knock down a bit of saturation or slightly tweak hue of greens or yellows in the photo, but keep the blues or reds, etc. as-is. - Whites glow control for adding ethereal effects. - Edge sharpen as an addition to general sharpen. Cheers!
I wish we could do more.
by Anya S. 0607 on 2017/11/15 03:44
Thanks for responding. I’m sorry if I took too long to answer the email, but I emailed the photos. The first photo is the original, and the second one is the edited photo. Thank You so much! Original Review: When I first opened the app, I thought “What a fake app. It doesn’t even look real.”. Those first assumptions were wrong. I pulled up an image of the solar system. I wanted to change the image completely into something else. I have and always wanted to photoshop something, so I was ready for excitement. By the time I finished, the solar system was a fireball. Yet, I was still disappointed. I expected to be able to make it look like I was there, in the solar system. Everything I did on this app, I could do easily and quicker on InShot. If I could give this app 2 1/2 stars, I would. Isn’t Photoshop supposed to be editing yourself into it. I want to put myself in the photo badly, and I bet other people do too. I’ve seen people Photoshop people into Paris or Jupiter. It’s an amazing skill I wish this app could do. I will keep this app because it is semi useful, but I will wait for my request for an update. To be fair, adjusting Contrast and fixing mess-ups is Technically photoshop. Please respond back. I am hoping you can find a way to let people express themselves by photoshopping their self into places.
Nice to have but not the best
by CornBreadEarl&TheGang on 2019/01/16 14:48
PS for mobile devices should be combined with at least LR so bouncing between files isn’t a hassle and so there should still be an option to edit raw files within PS. Also, if it doesn’t now, I feel that PS should be able to sync with PS CC 2019 so further edits could be made. Overall though I feel PS for the iPad should be more in depth. Even the base model 2018 iPad could handle some tasks. Let’s make it happen. Make me want to invest I’m am iPad Pro for artistic purposes and be able to use the devices as such. Right now everything still solely relies on a MacBook and or laptop. Which is fine because it’s been that way, but for myself and for somebody who never gets stuck in the same type of office space, it would be nice if the iPad had more flexibility so it could be a more prosumer device compared to what it is now. Anyway, still love Adobe mobile apps, just hope to see them shine through as time progresses.
First 3 hours - First project
by Gagethan on 2018/07/20 18:21
I am very impressed with the capability of this application. It offers the widest range of tools of any editing app I’ve seen on the market, and allows for multiple add-on applications that help to expand that tool belt and all for free. I would suggest that with all of the apps available together you could accomplish any goal in editing without needing to look at any other software. As well, they have made it easy to jump between these applications while working on the same project. This must be the closest thing to having my full editing bay I am used to condensed into a simple to use, one stop, medium right at my finger tips. After searching for any competing application that would allow me to dissect existing files and work on a project with layers, I was close to caving in and trying a paid app that I do not feel would have been worth the purchase. This was an invaluable download. I would highly recommend to anyone interested in editing or photo touch ups. My only suggestion would be to steer away from the ease of access style HUD which lists filters and correction wizards most immediately, and move to something more heavily concentrated on the tools professionals will be looking for. All in all, it was easy to navigate to these features.. it was just a little tedious.
Simple, decent features
by anaspis on 2019/04/29 18:06
I’ve only just started using the app and I have a paid CC subscription, so my opinion is skewed in that manner. But I really like the app! It doesn’t have the same functionality as desktop Photoshop, but then again, I didn’t expect it to. It makes photo editing simple, whether you’re trying to improve the coloring/detail of your photo, cover some blemishes, or literally stifle your image with a filter. Quick and easy. My only complaint is the beta camera affects choices are, uh, lacking. Not in variety—in quality. If you try the app you’ll understand. It’s not a major complaint, especially because the feature is in beta and I probably won’t use it. But for people who really like vintage effects on their photos, this app will not (realistically) create that for you.
Thank you and don’t remove ability to edit in photos app with app
by nearlycanadian on 2018/09/24 05:16
I recently was frustrated beyond belief because you did an “update “ of the app that meant one could no longer be on a photo in your photos library and use photoshop express to edit. I voiced my severe frustration with this change as it means as a photographer who has several thousand images editing using the app only in their app means it’s impossible to use the app to edit as no one wants to navigate through several thousand images to edit your specific file . You changed it back so after investigating other apps to use for photo editing my Favourite is back and will be my go to. Please don’t make this change again it is of no use to anyone. Thank you for changing it back !!!5 stars
Destroyed
by Zero7starz on 2018/12/16 18:17
Welp. Now I have to find a new editor. I never understand why companies think it’s a GOOD IDEA to take away features. This app used to be amazing and it auto adjust images perfectly. Well they took that feature away and left only the magic wand. So now, either I get way too much effect or it barely does anything to make the image look better. I’m frustrated and angry about this. Frankly I didn’t have time to go shop for another photo editor to use on my mobile but now I have to stop everything I’m working on because they took that away in the middle of me editing a month’s worth of photos. To keep the consistency, it also destroyed what work I had already done. Thank you adobe for being the absolute biggest pain in my side this holiday season. So to sum up: If you were looking for a photo editing app that works fantastically well with quick and easy edits you best look somewhere else. This app will no longer help you unless you want to sit and tweak dozens of sliders for hours on end. That’s the main reason I never use Snapseed!!
The best minimalist app on the app store!
by average review on 2018/03/26 00:03
They say that this app was created for those who need to “edit photos on the fly” and, with that in mind, they include what I can only assume are the most requested/used “photo editing” tools for the filter-obsessed, selfie-addicted, instagramillennial generation. I guess making a fresh-poppin app that’s both hip and dope at the same time turned out to be vastly more profitable than the old business model, developing versatile, and useful mobile photo-editing tools. Unfortunately, those who find such tools useful are vastly outnumbered by the throngs of people who only need a quick way to make their lives look less average than they really are. So, for what it is, I guess it works good. Of course, they did set the bar pretty low. It’s easy to make an awesome app if you remove all of the complex functionality. But, sure, four stars. It’s not like they actually say this is a useful app for photo editing professionals. It is what it is. By the way, if anyone knows of a good mobile app that offer the same set of tools that PS Touch used to have, please let me know. I was one of the fifteen poor slobs who actually used the thing and it’s obvious that Adobe is really only interested in money at this point so, I don’t see them bringing it back any time in the near future.
Mandatory login is trash
by Ezb1333333ezb on 2019/05/25 10:30
Support responses are along the lines of “Dear User we require more inputs.” Nobody from Adobe (who understands English) reads these or cares what we think, or has cared in years — a fact they made abundantly clear when they moved to the Creative Cloud pricing structure. They did far worse than alienate me as a user of this worthless free app, they lost me as a 20 year Photoshop customer: I’m at 6.0 and will never update to CC. Be assured that your words to/about Adobe fall on deaf ears, when they run out of money and die it will be the most deserved tech business failure death spiral in recorded history. You know why this app has a 4.8 rating? Because it resets for the current version to give devs a chance to fix their stuff and not be dinged for bad reviews on old buggy versions. Adobe just keeps pushing through fake and useless “updates” so they boost their rating after too many of us complain about being forced to log in. If they gave you a dumb reply be sure to re submit your review when they “update” it.
Great app!
by La Super Gravitania on 2017/10/27 21:43
I had been using photoshop for years, so I decided to give their app a try, and It has been my go to app to work my photos for years now. It has all the basic tools to enhance a good photo. It doesn’t do miracles! If your photo isn’t good. It might be hard to fix it. I don’t use the filters that much because I like “normal” looking photos, and their filters alter the image to much, but some people like that, so I guess is ok. He are a few things I would change: 1 vignette - I would add it to the tools section like other apps do and add a slider to it to change the intensity of it. 2 frame - besides being able to crop it, it would be nice to be able to fit it in the screen or give it a margine like other apps like InstaSize do. That is really helpful. Specially because it gives the image a white background. 3 touch screen - I also use an app called paint effects because It allows me to change only parts of the photograph without altering the entire image. They do good use of the touchscreen. It is like the mouse for the computer. You select the tool you want and drag your finger over the screen to apply it to an area. It is genius and super simple to use. This is a great app. I really recommend it.
Keeps requesting a new password
by LISNC on 2019/06/16 01:37
Great editing app, tried many and this one ranks at the top of the iOS photo editing apps with great features. One very annoying issue is it’s amnesia when it comes to the user password. After every several sessions (wasn’t able to come up with an exact one, but somewhere between 3 and 7) it stops recognizing the login password. It does offer a link to reset the password, however anything you have used in the past or resembles a previous password is denied. It is a real annoying issue which I read someone else complaining about. Unless this is by design, not sure for what reason, I wish they did something about it. Would have given 5 stars or more if it was possible if not for this problem.
Best editing app for my photography EVER!!!
by Alex Everstar 🙃 on 2019/08/05 21:51
One thousand stars for this! I love the editing process of photography, it’s the best. It shows the true skills of a photographer if they can edit the photo and make it look better than the original picture. Wow people, intrigue them into wanting to know more about said picture. Trying to find an editing app is a hassle, because some kinda work, and a lot of times some don’t. Adobe PS Express Works, 10/10 times. No matter what photo I’m trying to edit. The app works. Of course there are always going to be downsides to an app. There always is, and always will be. I have a iPhone 6 Plus, my friend who uses this app has a iPhone X. His loads faster, doesn’t do anything mine does. Now I don’t know if it’s because they have a better model of the iPhone but my adobe takes forever to load and crashes when I’m in the middle of editing. Sometimes when I click a photo to edit, it freezes the entire phone for over a minute. I’m hoping in the future updates the performance will be better than it is. Overall though this app is a MUST HAVE FOR ANYONE Who is into photography, who needs to edit their photos because this is it guys.
New way to get into the app is garbage
by chocolate thunder with a lil lightning on 2018/09/17 17:16
I have loved this app for YEARS. I updated it the other day and now instead of just using it I had to sign in with an Adobe ID or Facebook. I don’t have Facebook so creating a new account was a minor inconvenience. You want my data. I get it no problem. The problem I have is not being able to use the app on the fly like I could before. I could take a photo and edit it with this app without having to create a new photo. This HAS become a big inconvenience. Now instead of being able to edit the photos with this app inside of photos app, I have to open it up PS Express and then bring in the photo. It takes more time and now I have two photos instead of being able to just edit the original. This is time consuming when you are at an event and want to post a great photo on Twitter or Instagram. The app still produces great work but this new functionality bites. Please change it back.
Love all the different options
by 00Chelle00 on 2018/05/19 19:16
I love this app! I take so many pictures it’s ridiculous... over 25,000 on my phone and I’m out of memory now! Lol I had the desktop version of this app before my computer messed up and I used it all the time.... it was amazing! I’m by far no expert on editing photos... I need all the help I can get actually! I really like how you can bounce from one app to the other and back again to do further editing that this app doesn’t provide. The only problem is when I do this, after I finish editing my photo and try to come back my photo isn’t coming back with the edits. There’s a problem somewhere in the transfer from one app to the other! I hope this is soon fixed because when it does work it’s pretty awesome!
No longer able to use without an email address
by Naja12168 on 2019/02/13 20:46
I have used this app for a couple of years now, and it’s relatively easy to use. I enjoy the features provided in it, as I use it for basic things like color altering and cropping. I went to go to use it just now, however, it won’t let me access the features without registering my Facebook or Gmail email, or without getting an Adobe ID. I never needed anything before. Now, you must register in some way in order to use the features? That seems unfair to me. I don’t need another company sending me email. I don’t need another company tracking my movements or trying to sell me stuff, which is the main reason why businesses request email addresses. It’s a shame, because I truly enjoyed this app. I wish I could continue to access the features like before. I was able to use it just fine two days ago.
Not Watered Down Photoshop
by PeterAsolomon on 2019/04/26 12:06
The application is an extension and portability of the work flow to places of convenience. This app can be a very powerful Tablet/Phone editor but it’s more. It has some built in features which make up for the lack of pencil enabled screens and the precision this brings to sutler changes. That you can use a feature sets that require the Photoshop Engine in which to como,este, and attach to it remote, brings the two products together giving the remarkable rendering power of your GPU, to the new abilities of the tablet touch. There are also some great effects, filtres and even color pop options reducing time of workflow. This is well with the investment, especially if you own the full version of photoshop. It does command respect independently on its own.
No more Photos shortcut
by moimoiak on 2019/01/10 21:25
I used to edit all my photos in PS Express. In a recent update, the option to use PS Express from the Edit screen in Photos was eliminated. Now instead there’s a shortcut you can add to import into PSE from the Share menu. NBD if you’re editing a single photo, but it’s an extra step that’s a bit of a headache if you’re working with more than that. I find I use PSE a lot less now unless I know I’m only going to work with one photo. The most recent update also turned on a PhotoShop watermark that doesn’t show up until after you’ve saved/exported a photo. I didn’t notice it until after I’d already posted it on a work-related IG account. Then I had to go looking for the option to turn it off. That’s not the kind of feature you should be springing on people with no warning. Now I’m wondering what other surprises I can expect with the next update.
Great app, but raw support for newer cameras is lacking
by Sengoku_us on 2018/12/05 00:09
Overall this is a great app. Could do with support for nested folders in the photos app. Also support to import/edit files via the iPad’s ‘File’ app would be great! Ver 7.0 Fuji X100F firmware 2.11 raw files are supported! yay. After updating, “My looks” have been erased. Very annoying. Needs to be a way to export them and import them in cases like this Ver 6.10 Fuji X100F firmware 2.11 raw files currently not supported! Have submitted feedback and a raw file. Has been two app updates since feedback was submitted. Ver 6.6.1 Fuji X100F firmware 2.10 raw files now supported! yay! 5 stars!! It takes a few updates once Adobe has been notified, but they get there in the end. Ver 6.5.2 Fuji X100F raw files still not working. I contacted Adobe about it on ver 6.4. I’m a little upset it has taken so long. Ver 6.4 Fuji X100F firmware version 2.10 raw files do not work (and just after Adobe updated the app to work with firmware 2.00) Ver 6.2.2 Still no RAW support for the X100F, I’m dropping my rating by one star. Especially after I was informed this request would be passed on to the developers. Ver 6.2.1 Especially with Fuji cameras. X100F has been out since Feb 2017, and it is now Jan 2018 and the X100F raw files are not yet supported.
For basic editing photoshop express is my go to app.
by rich_blondes on 2017/12/05 18:29
I really like the smoothed out look I can get in portraits without pixels or noise effecting my end results. Now I t is almost a a three because except for the wonderful basic editor the rest of the filters , including the premium. It’s kind of sad that a company that is known for advanced powerful software looks like they let kids make their premium filters. Pop art filters would be more useful, and I do like the color recognized in the collage section. I can get three pics together that I love, and the color that is dominant is picked up in the other photos making cohesive and looks nice. It would be a great feature for anyone obsessed with a theme, or a color so their feed looks matchy matchy. I just post if something is interesting, but it’s awesome for the themesters
Lost of free features!
by 5myth on 2019/02/22 19:54
This is by far the best photo editor if I base this on quality. It doesn’t have a lot of wacky things you can add to you photos like others but the quality and crispness of the applied effects are stunning. No quality loss at all. If you have photos installed on your pc you can connect your account and use the pro tools. The pro tools are really good effects and are ways you can distort and modify your image. it’s not as accurate and lacks a lot of features the desktop version has but if you know how to edit and are looking for effects this is a good one to have to refine your images. You do have to have a subscription to unlock pro effects but I’m still giving 5 stars because the quality is so amazing.
5 Stars for mobile usefulness
by Florida Keys House Wife LLC on 2018/07/30 15:43
Photoshop Express comes with my subscription to Adobe Creative Cloud and I’m seriously in love with it. I have more than 50,000 images loaded on Lightroom and use the gallery share CONSTANTLY for my growing business in photographing people, real estate, industrial, auto and events like 4th July Parades and weddings, races and poker runs! Yes!!! PE is fabulous. I work it from both the creative cloud side as well as the Photoshop Mix angle. If I need something in PExpress it’s super high quality makes it usable for most delivery (client) needs. It can handle my 40 to 80 megapixels image needs. Love it. Such a handle Professional tool in a mobile useful way. I’d love to be able to import three different logos into a file and have them available to superimpose without leaving PE:)
Please Fix Text Sizing
by Giographix253 on 2018/05/24 06:49
Hi, I am a busy Mom who is working as a Photographer. I use this app all the time to edit photos on the fly. I have WiFi on my Canon DSLR and it’s so easy to get the photos into my phone and edit using this app. I barely log on to my desktop anymore. Thank you for updating the app so that we can now add multiple texts! It’s so much better. I’m disappointed that you didn’t make sizing the text easier. I wish there was a toggle bar where we can just swipe left to right to get the text size just right. It is cumbersome to use fingers to do this. I’ll spend more time than I want to get my text aligned and the right size. It’s also hard to get text aligned vertically. There must be a way to make this more seamless. It would also be great if we can bring text to the back of the photo. Instead of always being on top or in front. Someone mentioned adding a watermark. I agree, there should be an option right on the app to add a watermark. I searched under help in the app but it only showed me how to add it in Lightroom. Additionally, I find myself going back and forth between PSX, PS Fix and PS Mix a lot to get the photos just the way I want. If you can integrate the features of Fix and Mix into this app it would be the best!
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