30+ Free Online Multimedia (Photo, Audio, Video) Editors

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We tend to rely heavily on our favorite desktop applications like Photoshop, GIMP, Audacity, Adobe Premier and so on when it comes to dealing with multimedia files. What if we are on a public machine that doesn’t have the software we need, or worst, what if these public machines prevent users from installing applications? That is where web applications come in handy.

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Web applications have gained much attention and popularity over the pass few years. The reasons are simple – ubiquity, convenience and light. As long as you have a web browser that connects to the Internet, you can get your photo, audio or even video edited on the fly.

Here’s a list of free web services that allows you to edit multimedia files (photo, audio and video) online. Full list after jump.

Photo Editors

  1. flauntR

    flauntR is rolling out a unique online imaging service that combines photo editing, printing, sharing and storage in a single seamless service.

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  2. Picture2Life

    Picture2Life is a powerful, but simple and easy-to-use online image editor which also allows you to create collages and animated gif’s (or animations). It works great with your pictures that you already have online!

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  3. Improve Your Image

    Improve your images free online tool.

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  4. LookWow

    The LookWow service is a feature-rich offering that includes basic editing functions, such as Crop Photo, Resize, Clarify, Remove Red-Eye and Sharpen Photo.

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  5. MakeAGif

    Create animated gifs the free and easy way!

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  6. Photoshop.com

    Photoshop.com is your online photo sharing, editing and hosting resource. Upload, organize, edit, store (up to 2GB free) and share your photos.

    photoshop.com

  7. Online Photo Tool

    On Onlinephototool.com you can edit and save your images, screenshots and photos online.

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  8. PicMagick

    PicMagick is an online photo editor that enables you to make ordinary photos look wonderful within a few clicks.

    PicMagick

  9. 72Photos

    72photos lets you do amazing things with your photos and store them in a safe space online where you can access them from anywhere.

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  10. Dr.Pic

    Crop, Resize, Add Text, Special Effects, and Host your pictures online for free at DrPic.com.

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  11. EasyCropper

    EasyCropper is a simple way for you to crop any image for use on the web. It’s a free tool, so use it at your own risk.

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  12. FotoFlexer

    FotoFlexer is the world’s most advanced online digital photo editor. It performs advanced effects previously only available to professionals using expensive software.

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  13. Picnik

    Picnik makes your photos fabulous with easy to use yet powerful editing tools. Tweak to your heart’s content, then get creative with oodles of effects, fonts, shapes, and frames.

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  14. rSizr

    rsizr is a Flash application that lets you resize JPG, PNG, and GIF images online intelligently.

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  15. Splashup

    Splashup, formerly Fauxto, is a powerful editing tool and photo manager. It’s easy to use, works in real-time and allows you to edit many images at once.

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  16. Sumo Paint

    Sumo Paint is a full featured photo editing / painting application, which works right in your favorite web browser!

    Sumo Paint

  17. Web Resizer

    Web Resizer helps you optimize photos for web or email. Easy to use. Amazing results!

    Web Resizer

  18. Aviary – Phoenix Image Editor

    Aviary – Phoenix Image Editor is a powerful creative application for image editing that you can use right in your web browser.

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Audio Editors

  1. Electro-House Blender

    Electro-House Blender is an amazing online music mixer that allows you to create your own music tracks by blending variety of provided sound loops.

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  2. Aviary Myna Audio Editor

    Use Myna to remix music tracks and audio clips. Apply sound effects and record your own voice or instruments!

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  3. Looplabs

    Looplabs is the web’s premiere online music mixing application and platform.

    Looplabs

  4. Jamglue

    Jamglue allows users to upload music in multi-track format for others to remix.

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  5. Mad Creator

    Mad Creator is a free service that lets you create a ringtone from your favorite song or YouTube video.

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  6. Chirbit

    Chirbit enables users to record, upload, listen to and share sound bites easily.

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  7. Soundation Studio

    Soundation Studio is the web based sequencer that enables you to make music, ringtones and audio clips directly from the internet without downloading any software.

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Video Editors

  1. CaptionTube

    With CaptionTube you can create captions for your YouTube videos. It’s easy to use and it’s free.

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  2. Animoto

    Animoto automatically produces beautifully orchestrated, completely unique video pieces from your photos, video clips and music.

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  3. Photobucket

    Set up a Photobucket account and start remixing video instantly!

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  4. JayCut

    Online video editing, unlimited upload. Create your own movies, for free!

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  5. One True Media

    One True Media helps you turn your photos and video into awesome slideshows and video montages for free.

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  6. EditorOne

    Editor One is a full-featured, timeline-based video editor can be used for online or floor exhibits, video contests, or for experiential Websites.

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Author:

Kay is a tech-savvy and regular writer at Hongkiat.com. He also maintains K-Director, a technology blog. Follow him on Twitter and Facebook.

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