Photo Editor

Edit photos, images, and graphics all in one place. Free to start – no downloads required. 

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Photo editing just got 10x easier

Here, you don’t need to know anything about graphic design. Kapwing’s photo editing tools do the tedious work for you. Now, you can win back time and create more.

Resize your photos with no blank space

Kapwing’s Magic Fill automatically fills in the background of your images when you resize it to a different format. Or, blur the background to fill in the empty space. Say goodbye to the awkward, white space when you resize photos for Instagram, TikTok, and other social media platforms.

Easily replace image backgrounds

In just one click, make your image background transparent or replace your background with something different. This tool is perfect for highlighting product images or fine-tuning portrait photos to emphasize the person’s features more – no backdrops or green screens needed.

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  1. Upload your image(s)

    Upload an image to Kapwing using the simple interface, or you can paste a link to any image that you find across the internet. You can also upload an image or screenshot directly from your clipboard.

  2. Edit photos

    Kapwing's editing software lets you make a variety of edits to your image. You can make collages, add text, filter your image, or even combine different images together in a collage.

  3. Export and download

    When you're ready, export your project. Kapwing's image editor works on any device and makes it fast and easy to get the image edits that you want.

All the essentials in a photo editor, plus more

Explore 100+ photo editing tools, and watch your photo edits come to life the way you envision them.

Access a vast library of photo effects, stickers, and more

Enhance your photos with easy-to-use sliders to adjust the saturation, brightness, or opacity. Make your image stand out by adding animations and other elements. In Kapwing, you have full access to 1,000+ royalty-free stock images, videos, and music tracks – all in one place. 

Create photo collages and social graphics for every platform

Easily drag and drop multiple images to create a photo collage or turn your still images into videos by adding music. This way, you’ll gain more sets of eyes on your posts. That’s the beauty of content creation. 

Supporting major image file formats

Kapwing supports a range of image file types including, but not limited to, JPEG, PNG, HEIC, and more. For more information on compatibility, visit our Help Center.

Frequently Asked Questions

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What photo editing website can I edit photos for free?

Kapwing is the best free image editor with powerful tools that enable you to edit your image in any way you like – even if you have little to no video editing experience. With Kapwing's photo editor, you have 100+ photo editing tools to use at your service. Whether you want to add filters to photos, turn images into video, or create GIFs out of a string of images, you can do so all with Kapwing.

What image file formats does Kapwing support?

Kapwing supports most major file types, including but not limited to, JPEG, PNG, GIF, WebP, and more.

What's different about Kapwing?

Start creating immediately with thousands of templates and copyright free videos, images, music, and GIFs. Repurpose content from the internet by pasting a link.
Kapwing is completely free to start. Just upload a video and start editing. Supercharge your editing workflow with our powerful online tools.
Automatically subtitle and translate videos with our AI-powered Subtitler tool. Caption your videos in seconds, so that no viewers get left behind.
Kapwing is cloud based, which means your videos are wherever you are. Use it on any device and access your content anywhere in the world.
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