Photobie: Summing it Up

Photobie is an effective image editing program which has advanced tools that amateurs can use and understand. Another good thing about this program is that it is free to use for everyone. It is not just software for editing images, it is also a community of users who come together to enjoy its benefits.

System Requirements

This program will run on the latest versions of Windows (Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008). You also need just 4.45MB to download this program for installation. 256MB of RAM is also needed to sustain image editing and handling.

Main User Interface

The main user interface of Photobie is quite simple and easy to use. A large portion in the middle is dedicated for the whole image for easier editing. An array of icons can also be seen at the top of the screen, right below the toolbar. Each icon represents an action which is relatively simple and easy to grasp. A color palette board can also be found on the right side for faster color manipulation.


The software allows you to add various decorative effects to your pictures to realize a scrapbook effect. You can easily choose from several templates that suit your fancy.

Photo Editing

Photo editing tools are also available so you can further enhance and customize your images. You can make several adjustments to your pictures such as coloring, skin smoothing, transplants and quick collage.

GIF Animations

This program is also capable of animating images. With Photobie, you can do it like a pro and bring those pictures to life.