ArcSoft PhotoStudio

ArcSoft PhotoStudio

Fix and enhance your photos in different ways

ArcSoft PhotoStudio is a fully-featured photo editing app that will give you a hand to improve and refine your photos. View full description


  • Lots of tools to edit, fix and enhance your photos
  • Includes great filters and special effects
  • Support for layers and macros


  • Not as feature-rich as other graphic editors
  • Strangely old-fashioned appearance

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ArcSoft PhotoStudio is a fully-featured photo editing app that will give you a hand to improve and refine your photos.

This impressive photo editing tool enables you to fix and enhance your photos in a couple of clicks, and also add a few original special filters and effects that can turn a dull shot into a really creative piece of photography. Plus, ArcSoft PhotoStudio works with all major formats, including RAW files from high-quality digital cameras.

If you've seen Photoshop, you'll be familiar with ArcSoft PhotoStudio. It doesn't feature as many tools and options, that's true, but if you've ever used Adobe's big shot, you'll immediately feel comfortable with ArcSoft PhotoStudio's interface, utilities and even keyboard shortcuts.

ArcSoft PhotoStudio supports layers and macros, includes a wide variety of editing and drawing tools, and even features special retouching effects that can do things such as age your photo, make close ups of faces more beautiful, add frames and modify lighting.

ArcSoft PhotoStudio makes it easy to edit your photos, while also providing access to fun masks and effects. This makes it an all-round good bet.


  • Jaw-dropping colors and details with HDR
  • Includes smart editing tools
  • Supports RAW format

ArcSoft PhotoStudio supports the following formats

Imports: (raw format) .CRW, .NEF, .RAF, .ORF, .MRW, .DCR, .RAW, .PEF, .SRF, .DNG, .X3F, .CR2, .ERF, .SR2, .KDC, .RW2, .MEF, .ARW. Also: BMP 1, 4, 8, 16, 24, 32, TIFF 1, 4, 8, 16, 24, 48, JPEG 8, 24, PNG, PSD, PCX, GIF, TGA, FPX, PCD

Exports: BMP 1, 4, 8, 16, 24, 32, TIFF 1, 4, 8, 16, 24, 48, JPEG 8, 24, PNG, PSD, PCX, GIF, TGA, FPX, PCD

A powerful and feature-rich image editor

ArcSoft Photostudio 6 is a cost-effective program that offers a fairly good library of photo-editing and creative tools, filters and special effects.Beginners will appreciate the straight-forward design, while advanced users will love the performance and control. The program includes everything you need to manage, enhance, print, and get creative with your digital photos!

Main features:

1. Provides advanced photo editing tools, filters, and special effects

2. Supports RAW format and large image files for importing and editing

3. Extracts an object easily from its background with Magic-Cut

4. Add incredible detail, colors, and clarity with HDR

ArcSoft PhotoStudio has long been recognized as a cost-effective alternative for correcting, manipulating and using your photos in a variety of creative ways. With the introduction of PhotoStudio 6, ArcSoft upholds that reputation while adding some high-powered features and increasing the program's versatility.

Both begginers and professionals who want a cost-effective photo editing program but with a fairy good library of editing tools will love ArcSoft PhotoStudio 6.

ArcSoft PhotoStudio


ArcSoft PhotoStudio

User reviews about ArcSoft PhotoStudio

  • Barbara Rivas1351889764

    by Barbara Rivas1351889764

    "What happened to ArcSoft"

    It was wonderful. From one day to the next it stopped working. I downloaded an updated version but now I get messag...   More.

  • Eve Iwicki

    by Eve Iwicki

    "What happened to ArcSoft Photo Studio 6????"

    I've used ArcSoft PhotoStudio 6 for years and LOVE it. I am trying to install it on my new computer and all I can ge...   More.

  • Chris Keating1068240014

    by Chris Keating1068240014

    "Don't bother - can't upgrade, won't register..."

    Great program, but the company is useless at any type of support. Either just plain won't respond, or links lead to 4...   More.

  • G_Infinity

    by G_Infinity

    "Save money and give meaningfull memories to your loved ones:)"

    Simply beautiful. I have been using ArcSoft Photo Studio ever since I bought my first digital camera years ago when 1...   More.

  • yank5095

    by yank5095

    "Free trial not worth downloading"

    I downloaded the free trial and I like to put a caption (text) on the picture. I could do it with Photo Studio 5.5 a...   More.

  • craftcrazy

    by craftcrazy

    "Craft essential"

    great for cardmaking so easy to use. I often make my own background papers in cardmaking and have found this an essen...   More.