Have you been to PICNIK?
PICNIK is a *FREE* online photo editing site. For a photography novice like me, who hasn't dropped the chunk o'change on Photoshop, it gives me just enough ability to do little creative effects that I want to do. Look at the photos below...
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(1960's "vintage" with rounded corners & soft focus)
See?? Just enough...My sweet niece loves purple. Happy Birthday to her!