What are image generators and other graphic tools? Image generators are web-based programs that allow users to customize images by adding text and manipulating a basic image or set of tools. The images produced can be copied or embedded into other applications, web publishing or presentations.
Making titles, pins, labels
CoolText.com (interactive text/banner/button generator)
Glowtxt (generate text with or without glow)
3D Text Maker (generates static or animated text)
Signbot (create animated srolling LED signage)
Textanim 2.0 (Animated text generator)
for font charts
Imgur makes sharing images with the Internet easy. It can be used to share pictures with friends, as well as post images on message boards and blogs. You can manipulate the image a number of ways and automatically submit it to popular sites such as reddit or digg. You can also view popular user-submitted images in the gallery. Best of all, Imgur is completely free.
Tilt-shift miniature style photos are pictures of real-life scenes that are manipulated to look like model photographs. Now you can easily transform your existing digital camera photos into tilt-shift style miniatures using tiltshiftmaker.com. Our online photo editing tool is fun and requires no registration or signup.
Playing with Images: Videos
Wanna Work Together (Creative Commons)
Flump (download all images from a particular Flickr account)
What are image generators and other graphic tools?
Image generators are web-based programs that allow users to customize images by adding text and manipulating a basic image or set of tools. The images produced can be copied or embedded into other applications, web publishing or presentations. Avatar makers allow students and teachers to create images to represent themselves as they participate in blogs, wikis, and other 2.0 work. In addition to simple image generation, new web tools allow learners to collaborate in creating concept maps and graphs.
Online Photo Sharing in Plain English
Upload an image from your computer and choose how many sheets wide
you would like your poster to be once printed
Automatoon (easy animation)
Spell with Flickr
Yes Pix Me (share images online)
- Pixton (design your own comic avatar)
- Dream Avatar Creator
- Hero Factory
- Abi Portrait Avatar Make
- Yahoo Avatars (must have account)
- Mr. PicassoHead
- Simpsons Avatar and SimpsonizeMe
- Be A SuperHero (requires kit download)
- Otaku Avatar Maker
- Be Funky (cartoonizes your pics)
- VivaVoodoo (turn yourself into a voodoo doll)
- Alpoy (can grab snapshots from youtube videos)
- Madmen Avatar Creator
- MyWebFace (make a cartoon of your photo)
- Yearbook Yourself
- Reasonably Clever Lego Avatar
- Be funky
- Cartoon me (pay service)
- Create a face
- Portrait Illustration maker
- Strip Generator
- Wordle (word clouds can function as avatars)
- BigHugeLabs (baseball cards, motivational poster, much more!)
- Moonjee (virtual makeover & make-a-face)
- Free Kid-Friendly Avatar Creators (Philly Teacher)
- Blabberize (manipulate the mouth on any photo and make it talk!)
- Voki (create a talking avatar)
Change colors, create montages and add text to pictures.
Crop, rotate and resize pictures with ease.
Edit photos with many different effects.
Add picture frames and borders.
Online photo editor - works directly in your web browser.
Crayola Creative Fun
Build Your Wild Self (NY Zoos and Aquarium)
Build your human self and then add your favorite animal parts!
Superlame Word Balloon Engine
Upload image, add word balloon and sound FX
Banner & logo generator