CNET Editors' review
FotoMix is an intuitive photo-editing tool that allows users to create dual-layer images, making it possible to add, remove, and combine elements. Although it doesn't begin to compare to full-featured software like Photoshop, it's not a bad choice for non-professional users who need something that's quick and easy to use.
The program's interface is quite simple, with the five-step photo-editing process arranged with buttons across the top. Users simply select a background image, select a foreground image, do the necessary editing on each, tweak the settings on the final composition, and save the result. We, for example, inserted a giant eggplant into the water in front of a small fishing village. We can't say that it looked particularly realistic, but we can say that it is within the capabilities of FotoMix to combine elements from different images in a realistic way. We very rarely do any photo editing, but we found just about all of the program's features to be intuitive, and the built-in Help file is well-written and thorough. We think that FotoMix is a great choice for users who don't have much photo-editing experience but need a basic way to combine elements from different images or just perform basic edits and improvements on a single image; if nothing else, it's an easy way to crop, rotate, and add text to images.
FotoMix is free, but does include advertising. The program installs a desktop icon without asking and leaves a folder behind upon removal. We recommend this program to all users.
From Digital Photo Software:
FotoMix is a versatile program that allows you to mix and manipulate different backgrounds and foregrounds, to create a wide variety of images of photo manipulations. You can use it to: Design eye-catching photo collages, desktop wallpapers, CD and DVD covers, and miscellaneous Web graphics. Add or remove your loved and not so loved ones from your pictures. Remove, add or alter backgrounds. Create photo montages by combining multiple pictures into a unique heirloom depicting retrospectives of a birth, marriage, anniversary. Anything is possible. The result that is so high in quality that it is almost impossible to tell if the photo has been manipulated. Once your creations are finished, you can print them, email them to friends or transfer them to T-shirts, mugs, calendars, etc. Make the most out of your photo collection! Play with it. Explore the possibilities. You will love it. English, Spanish, French and German languages are supported.
What's new in this version: Version 7.5.7 has ended those unfortunate popup ads.
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All versions:3.8 stars
out of 57 votes
Current version:3.0 stars
out of 2 votes
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"A fun program to play with."
Version: FotoMix 7.5.7
Ease of use and a nice clean interface.
I haven't found any as this program does what it claims it can do.
Easy program to use for new users and a good product for anyone who wants to try their hand at photo editing. I also like how quickly you can produce a new photo image
which you can use to impress friends and relatives.
"Creates Interesting Special Effects"
Version: FotoMix 7.5.7
Creates Interesting Special Effects; not very difficult to use
Not too much use for the application.
Works well if you want to play around with your photos.
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