The sites listed below are all sites in which you can make and/or modify images.

Big Huge Labs

"Helping you do cool stuff with your digital photos since 2005. :-) Have fun with your photos!"
  • This site has a large variety of things you can do with digital images - 40 total!
  • Each element/effect has its own editor, but each starts with uploading an image and then selecting other features and options.
  • Very easy to use and highly customizable.
  • No accounts needed to use and save your images locally. Accounts are needed to order prints.
  • Educational accounts available for teachers and students - no email addresses needed.
  • Big Huge Labs for Education

Motivator Example


Billboard Example


Image Chef

"Express yourself. Instantly."
  • Create a variety of images, word art, poetry, and digital photo effects.
  • A nice site to use to create images and logos.
  • Select "Create" from the top menu and "All Templates" to see all your options.
  • You can decorate your image after it is created with a variety of stickers, text, and clipart.
  • No accounts needed to create and save.
  • Either take a screen shot or use embed code to put on your website.

Neon Sign Example

ImageChef.com - Custom comment codes for MySpace, Hi5, Friendster and more

Letter Soup Example

ImageChef.com - Custom comment codes for MySpace, Hi5, Friendster and more

Loona Pix

  • Select from a wide variety of frames and effects for your digital images.
  • Upload photo and then choose the effect.
  • Very easy to change effect - just click and your image will reflect the new effect in seconds.
  • No accounts needed to use or save.
  • Take a screen shot or use embed code to place on your website.

LoonaPic Effect Example
(there are LOADS of these)

Photo Effects. iPhone Shot

Photo Frame Example
(loads of these too!)

Photo Frames. Film Strip


  • Free
  • Application for PC, Mac, and mobile devices
  • Edit and/or create images and photos
  • Annotate with text, arrows, shapes, and highlighting
  • Simple and easy to use and save
  • Account creation to save and share via social media
  • Integrates with Evernote
  • Getting Started with Skitch Tutorials (change your device at the top to see tutorials specific to your platform)

More Resources

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