snap2objects.com knows. In fact, Mauricio Duque‘s list of the 45 best freeware design programs is just the thing to help you or any (cheap) relatives with image editing, desktop publishing or Web design.
The Colombian graphic designer affectionately known as “Mao” took a break from working towards his master’s in information systems design to go through thousands and thousands of applications and bring us his list of the best of the best. As he says, none of them will replace Photoshop, Flash, InDesign, Quark or other professional applications, but the price is right!
I’ve loved GIMP for a while, but, I have to admit, most of these were new to me. Thanks, Mao!