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The Pixomatic app (iOS, Android) usually costs $5, but it's is free to download today. While it's unclear how long the app won't have a price tag, it's a great time to check it out.

Pixomatic is a "desktop level quality" photo editing app. It's like having a more manageable Adobe Photoshop (iOS, Android) in your pocket.

The app makes it easier to accurately cut around an image and layer it onto another. Pixomatic even promises easier edits on fine details like hair.

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Whether you want to make your images humorous or beautiful, the app has a slew of tools to make each photo edit stunning.

Here are a few things you can do with the, now free, Pixomatic app:

  • Replace or remove photo backgrounds
  • Blur backgrounds for better depth of field
  • Make images grayscale
  • Apply multiple filters for the perfect edit
  • Adjust colors in the image
  • Crop and flip your picture easier
  • Smooth images, adjust shadows, and set the opacity
  • Manipulate image perspective
  • Make stickers

It's unclear how long Pixomatic will be free, but download it while you can!

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  1. The Pixomatic app changed its price from $5 to free in the app stores.
  2. The app works similarly to Adobe Photoshop with more manageable, yet still effective, tools.

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Shelby is an Associate Writer for CNET's Download.com. She served as Editor in Chief for the Louisville Cardinal newspaper at the University of Louisville. She interned as Creative Non-Fiction Editor for Miracle Monocle literary magazine. Her work appears in Glass Mountain Magazine, Bookends Review, Soundings East, and on Louisville.com. Her cat, Puck, is the best cat ever.