Polarr Photo Editor Lite is a free version of Polarr Photo Editor, without Photos extension, local adjustments, custom filters, batch processing, and premium filter packs.

Loaded with 50+ high quality filters and advanced features, Polarr Photo Editor for OSX Lite is a lightweight, professional photo editor made by the creators of the App Store's "Best of 2015" iOS photo app.

  • 3 hand-crafted quality presets as base filters for adjustments
  • See the parameters used in filters to make more improvements

  • At 4MB, Polarr is the smallest and most efficient photo editor for OSX.
  • Exceptional memory/CPU management and low power consumption using Webkit.
  • Support JPEG, and most RAW images upto 42MP.
  • Support transparent PNG and exports transparent PNG

  • Drop images directly into the app from other apps
  • Designed for mouse, keyboard and touch
  • Proprietary control slider for speed and precision
  • Interactive in-app guide to photo editing
  • Expandable and collapsible workspace
  • Responsive window size to fit your screen

  • Color: Temperature, Tint, Contrast, Saturation, Vibrance
  • Light: Exposure, Highlights and Shadows
  • Detail: Clarity, Sharpen, Denoise (color and luminance), Diffuse and Dehaze
  • Optics: Distortions, Vignette, Fringing
  • Eight channel HSL adjustments
  • Three channel curve adjustments
  • Highlights/shadows toning
  • Filter blending and mixing
  • Highlights/shadows toning tools
  • Grain simulation

    Cropping and Tilting
  • Precise tilting with automatic zooming to fill the frame
  • Horizontal and verticle mirroring and rotations
  • 10 default crop ratios with custom cropping controls

    Import and Export
  • Import multiple JPEG, PNG and most RAW image formats

    History Management
  • Infinite undo and redo on your photos
  • Easy navigations to jump to any point in previous edits
  • Persist editing histories across different editing sessions

    Upgrade to Polarr Photo Editor for OSX to unlock even more great features:

  • Radial and gradient local adjustments
  • Create your own custom filters
  • Batch photo export and watermarking tool
  • 9 additional filter packs (Infrared Film, Vintage Film, Classic Film, Skin Tone, Adventure, Atmosphere, Decay, Golden Age, Curves).
  • Photos extension

  • What's New
    1) Adjust rendering frame rate to favor quality over rendering speed.

    Polarr Photo Editor Lite (co.polarr.ppeosx.lite) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is Polarr Photo Editor Lite 21. The most popular version of this application used by our users is Polarr Photo Editor Lite 34.

    Operating System: Mac

    Bundle Identifier: Polarr Photo Editor (co.polarr.ppeosx.lite)

    Minimum OS version: 10.10

    Copyright: Copyright (c) 2015 Polarr. All rights reserved.