Pixelmator

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  • 3.0 stars

    "It's OK... for a cheap product"

    September 2, 2012  |   By BettyBlueEyes

    Pros

    Inexpensive, and sort of easy to figure out. It's good for snapshots. Some of the special effects are nice.

    Cons

    It crashes a lot. I like the apps I used on my PC a lot better, especially ACDSee. Unfortunately, ACDSee doesn't have a good Mac version. So I'm looking for something comparable. The tools are lousy in Pixelmator, especially "heal," "burn," and "dodge," which are essential! The text boxes don't have a professional look.

    Summary

    I got what I paid for. But I'm still looking. Maybe I'll bite the bullet and go with PhotoShop.

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