Gone are the days where everyone has a digital camera then you’ve to wait until to polish that camera reel to see the photos in a polaroid format. 

Today, thanks to our iPhone and Android smartphones so that we can click amazing snaps. 

But still, sometimes there are photographs often don’t look as beautiful as they could unless you apply that finishing touch. 

For that finishing touch, you need to have advanced photo editing apps, you can edit your snaps by using these apps with iPhone or Android, where ever you are.

There are dozens of photo editing apps but I shortlisted apps that you can use on-the-go to take your photography to the next level.  

1. Snapseed

Play Store Rating – 4.6 / 5

Why I Like It
– Nondestructive editing
– Intuitive Interface
– Various clarity-style effects

Snapseed is the image editor for IOS and Android offers everything from subtle corrections to dramatically stylized filters. This app is a professional photo editor developed by Google. 

It also has the feature of a classic tool such as cropping. Straightening, frames, vignettes etc.

But it has a limitation, this app only focuses on single images, but you can’t combine elements from multiple photos. 


Play Store Rating – 4.5 / 5

Why I like It
– Polish photo with many preset filters in one-click.
– Crop photos and adjust the exposure, color, and sharpness.

VSCO is the photo editing app available on IOS and Android for free. It is one of the photo editing apps with classic and stunning to make your photo look like a vintage film. 

There are a number of editing tools that include brightness, contrast, saturation, crop, rotate, sharpness, etc. you can also adjust the exposure, contrast, or skin tones. 

Once you’re done with editing, you can share it with the VSCO community or other social media networks. 

3. Adobe Photoshop Lightroom

Play Store Rating – 4.4 / 5

Why I Like It
– Support sharing of photos to Facebook, Instagram, Flick, Twitter
– Click one-tap presets for quick editing.
– Controls with effective synchronization.

This app gives you a powerful, yet simple solution for editing which can easily work on IOS as well as Android for free.

The most amazing thing about this app is that both professionals and beginners can use it. This app has 11 manual editing tools such as defog, exposure, highlight adjustment, etc.

One most impressive thing is you can save on adobe creative clouds sp that you can access the other devices through clouds.

4. Enlight (iPhone)

Apple App Store Rating – 4.7 / 5

Why I like It
– Impressive Interface
– Control over details, tone curves, and color.
– You can create a photo montage instantly. 

Enlight is the powerful photoshop editor for iPhone with a cool interface. This app has control over geometric adjustments, custom presets, build-in masking with a wide range of styles, light leaks, textures, frames and collage layouts. 

It also has the ability to convert your photos into sketches and create painterly effects. However, you can also create memes, design unique photo collages with a variety of templates. 

5. Picsart

Play Store Rating – 4.3 / 5

Why I Like It
– Can develop animated GIFs 
– Free and Paid version available.
– Comes with a lot of preset filters

Picsart is the versatile photo editing app for iPhone. This app has a lot of usual stuff including awesome stickers, filters, text, collages, etc.

You can use Picsart to generate animated GIFSs so that you can impress your viewers on social media. It also gives you the option to edit videos with powerful features and eyecatching results. 

6. Photo Editor

Play store rating – 4.3 / 5

Why I Like it
– Ornate picture frame
– Painting and graffiti
– Fun stickers

Photo editor is wonderful photo editor app that has many effects and filters. This photo editing tool helps you to make your images quick, powerful and aesthetic.

The photo editor comes with a wide range of gorgeous photo editor to your images.

This App has certain editing features like to adjust, brightness, color temperature, and saturation. It also helps you in sharpen, blur, crop, rotate and straighten your photo

7. Photo Editor Collage Max

Play Store rating – 4.6 / 5

Why I like it
– High-resolution output
– Gorgeous photo effects and frames
– Color balance

Photo editor collage can take your photo to next level when you apply effects to images. This app has a plethora of editing features like create your own memes, fun stickers etc.

This app helps you to adjust the college setting ratio, paddings, shadows, text fonts, and various different collage layouts including complicated shapes.