Thursday, March 19, 2009
Image Editing in your Web Browser
Avi Muchnick, creator of Worth1000.com, has announced today the release of Aviary, a suite of web-based image editing tools.
Aviary is a suite of 4 web-based image editing tools: Raven for Vector Editing, Phoenix for Image Editing, Peacock for creating programmatic visual effects, and Toucan for creating color schemes and swatches. These tools work in your web browser, without requiring download or installation.
These tools are designed offer in-browser alternatives to desktop applications commonly used for image editing, such as the Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator.
Worth1000.com is a graphic design and image editing competition website. If you've never heard of them before, you've at least seen the results of their "photoshop" contests. They've been circulated in countless emails as amazing natural phenomena, or as unbelieveable situations.