We have been getting a lot requests lately for graphics editing software that
is comparable in features and quality to Adobe PhotoShop with out the hefty
After spending no less than 3 days downloading and testing the good, the bad
and the ugly of probably every graphics editing software in the known universe.
We have a winner!, Its Called Paint.NET - and it is 100% FREE!
Paint.NET is image and photo manipulation software designed to be used
on Windows computers. It supports layers, unlimited undo, special effects,
and a wide variety of useful and powerful tools. It started development at
Washington State University as an undergraduate senior design project
mentored by Microsoft, and is currently being maintained by some of the
alumni that originally worked on it. Originally intended as a free replacement
for the MS Paint software that comes with Windows, it has grown into a
powerful yet simple tool for photo and image editing.
Paint.NET gives commercial photo editing programs some serious
competition, which is all the more impressive since it began as a classroom
project. This free program was developed by a team of computer science
students at Washington State University, under a partnership with
In order for you to run Paint.NET on your computer. You must have
microsofts .net framework installed, If you do not have it installed or
you do not know what it is, please select Download Location A.
Click Here - For Download Location A (49 MB's)
Please select Download Location B if you already have Microsofts .net
framework installed on your computer.
Click Here - For Download Location B (3.35 MB's)
Do not forget to reboot after you install it!