Find Open Source Software Alternatives
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For instance, if you’re looking for an alternative to Photoshop, you can see a list of open source alternatives http://www.osalt.com/photoshop that are available that may fit what you’re looking for. Or, how about Dreamweaver http://www.osalt.com/dreamweaver , or Camista http://www.osalt.com/camtasia ?
It might save you a bundle to take a look at some of these alternatives first, rather than mortgaging the house for some of these commercial packages.