Photo editing, now a massive part of the content creation process for most businesses, brands, and individuals online has also become widespread in terms of accessibility. Users no longer have to pay a lot of money for a subscription to desktop photo editing software and spend a lot of time learning how the software works, which is often hard to do. Many users are now beginning to use online modes of photo editing applications, one of which is VanceAI. Now, this does not mean that either one is better than the other. Both modes have their pros and cons. The drawback with many online applications, for example, is that they do not offer the same level of performance as desktop software applications. This may not be too much of an issue for casual users looking for basic editing only, but it does make a difference to professionals such as designers, content creators, photographers, and more.
VanceAI, being available online and offline, does understand the difference between the two modes and tries to close the gap. By using AI and Machine Learning based technologies joined with thoughtful app design, VanceAI aims to offer high quality photo editing experiences to users online as well. VanceAI Productivity series is a collection of common photo editing tools that are powered by AI and assist users in getting results easily and efficiently. With this platform, you can get access to useful photo editing and enhancement tools along with other features to overall boost the quality of your content.
1. The VanceAI website and desktop application are responsive and offer good performance on a consistent basis. It also offers an API and other features.
2. A VanceAI subscription will only cost you $4.95 at the minimum, which is pretty affordable, especially considering all the features and tools you get with it.
3. The VanceAI team is always on the lookout for improvements, which you can notice through their updates, tool enhancements, and UI developments.
1. Some tools tend to act unresponsive or buggy. You may either have to wait for a few minutes or reload the page.
2. A few tools could have better manual editing options as the others do.
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With a platform such as VanceAI, you can not only get access to a wide range of photo editing tools, but also be able to use them in a way that is easy to understand. When it comes to using the tools provided by VanceAI, most of it boils down to just uploading an image, managing the few settings, and waiting as the tool prepares the final image for you. VanceAI also takes it a step further and offers you pre customized algorithms that you can use for advanced photo editing. For example, it offers an algorithm based feature named AI Super HD, that is basically the Image Denoiser and Upscaler working together. This can be accessed from the Workspace tab on the top right of the home screen, as you can see from the image above.
VanceAI is a growing platform, both in terms of photo editing tools and visitors. With a special focus on accessibility, you can expect many more updates from the platform through features and other types of additions to the application. Besides the software and online application, it offers API as well. All three modes come with their own subscription types. In order to increase their reach, VanceAI also launched a Japanese version of their online website, which you can access by clicking on VanceAI JA.
The following takes a better look at six tools from the Productivity series which are more commonly used.
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Image quality enhancers offer a boost to the quality of an image. These boosts or quality upgrades are not anything major, but they are enough to make an image look different than before. Many photographers and other professionals dealing with images prefer to do post-production type editing with the best of images as well. Thus, a tool such as VanceAI Image Enhancer is not surprising to see at all. Also, with a subscription, you can batch process a bunch of images together and boost productivity further. At the Workspace of this tool, you can select the kind of image you want to enhance with the options being standard, art, anime, and text. The concept here is pretty much the same as the one in Image Sharpener.
When comparing the two images, the most noticeable change is the change in the color tones of the images. The After image lets go of some of the more white color elements and image noise and replaces them with deeper colors instead. For instance, if you look at the road carefully, you will see that the After image has more of the dark blue color than the previous image. Also, the bike rider’s clothes look darker compared to the previous image as well.
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Image blur probably is or can be quite an issue for many users. From the example image, we can see that image blur can make an image look out of focus and less detailed than it actually is. VanceAI Image Sharpener is the best tool to use in such situations. The tool has seen many updates since release and that latest one allows users to choose from types of blurs to get better results. Once you get to the Workspace of this tool, you can choose either motion, soft, lens, or general blur. These blur types are naturally different from each other and you can choose the one that best fits your image. If you don’t know the type of blur that affects your image, you can instead choose the General option as it is the overall kind of option.
The soft blur option gives better depth to the focus object of the photo. For this example image too, the soft blur option was chosen and we can definitely notice the difference that we get after processing. The After image looks pretty stunning because it opens up the image more. It is also possible to look at the fine details on the petals which wasn’t easy to do with the Before image because of the blur. VanceAI Image Sharpener provides a new way of tackling image blurs.
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VanceAI Image Denoiser is a highly effective tool from VanceAI for removing image noise or film grain from pictures. Thanks to the AI based algorithms used by this tool, it is able to offer users with some really good performance, even when compared to other similar tools online and offline. Moreover, it is also possible for users to not actually remove all the image noise from an image and instead just reduce it a bit. Film grain is something that can make an image look better as well, thus being able to moderate the volume of image noise is better than having to remove it completely all the time.
The After image looks like a completely new photo after having image noise removed from it. There is not only an increased clarity but also an improvement in the textures of the image. The sky, for example, appears spotless in the After image giving the whole photo a different aesthetic. The user may also view the trees with more detail due to the image noise being removed.
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Image upscaling opens up more opportunities to use the same images that you otherwise could not. With VanceAI Image Upscaler, you get the option to increase the resolution of your image from 2 times to 8 times the original size of the image. Essentially, you could create 4k images with the images that you have. As a result, it is also easy to convert smaller images into wallpapers, website photos, banners, and more with this tool. The Upscaler tool from VanceAI has high quality algorithms that are able to maintain and often succeed in the original image quality despite the increased resolutions. You can also level the sharpness of the final image from the Workspace itself.
The image that you see in the After section is upscaled four times the size of the original. The textures of the objects in the After image appear smoother and cleaner in the After image compared to the Before image, where they simply appear blurry for the most part. All things considered, the After image can easily pass as a travel wallpaper on popular blogs and articles.
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As far as the standard background remover application goes, users are able to remove the background from an image. However, with BGremover from VanceAI, you get additional useful features such as being able to change the transparent background into something better. Also, with the help of AI based technologies, BGremover makes it possible to remove background from images automatically and with good accuracy. After processing an image, you can also use the brush tool to edit the image further. In order to do that, you simply have to click on the Edit option on the Workspace.
While there is a blue color leftover on the After image, the results are still really good and accurate. The tool managed to take out the glass structure perfectly as well. Once you have this, you will be able to use the Change Background option to upload your own background to replace the empty one. Otherwise, you can choose from the background options given by the tool.
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While photo editing itself can be a challenge, especially when creating completely new visuals from scratch, another challenge is to maintain efficiency with all the images in the library. Given how fast images are rising in terms of quality and resolutions, they are also taking up more space. Not just that, high quality images by default take longer to load on the page. If you are someone who creates blogs and websites, an image compressor tool such as VanceAI Image Compressor is essential.
The compression algorithm in this tool can compress an image up to 80% without leaving behind the quality of the image, which many tools tend to do.
VanceAI is an easy platform to get started with. You can first get to the website by using any of the links given and creating an account. Linking your Google account will make the process even faster. All VanceAI users receive 3 image credits per month for free and these credits can be used on any VanceAI tool.
As far as paid plans go, VanceAI offers 100 image credits per month along with exclusive features for just $4.95 per month, which is much cheaper than many other similar applications. The other plans include 200, 500, and 1000 image credits for the costs of $6.95, $11.45, and $17.95 per month respectively.
You can also use VanceAI alternatives as a free way to use VanceAI tools. There are differences, however. While the alternatives are free to use, they barely offer any VanceAI’s exclusive features nor the UI design of the platform. Regardless, you can go to photoenhancer.ai to use it as an alternative to VanceAI Image Enhancer. Not to mention that you can also use the Image Upscaler alternative which is named image-upscaler.com. If you want to enhance old images, you can first use VanceAI Image Restorer and then use the Image Enhancer. VanceAI also offers a free PDF processing tool as an online tool, accessible by clicking on VancePDF.com.
VanceAI clearly has a great variety of tools that are capable of offering high quality performance, making them a worthy choice for long-term use as well. As we have seen from the examples above, VanceAI is also a platform that makes efforts to make its application as well as photo editing in general more and more accessible. With their software VanceAI PC, language extensions, API, and more, users will find themselves full of options. As far as tools go, they have a nice balance of automatic and manual based editing. These aspects work together really well and take the platform higher in multiple ways.