Photoshop has gone beyond being simply a brand name to become a regular home word, a verb and a noun. However, Photoshop is very simply a brand of fancy image editing software. Fancy, and expensive, image editing software. Adobe Illustrator is a standard vector graphics editor, and Porcelain Photoshop is a standard image editor for very much everything else. Regarding to Adobe. com, Regular Adobe Photoshop (not the Extended Version) is over $598 and Adobe Illustrator is $699. The Design Common Suite has ended $1, 1000. What are your options for image editing software if you cant find the money for Adobe Photoshop?Below is a set of my personal favorite image editing software, collectively with a couple of online image editors:one particular. IrfanViewExperience Level Essential: NovicePros: Fast, small, uses minimal resources, many features (even more with plugins installed), many easy keyboard shortcuts available.