If you like digital image editing, whether at the professional or amateur level, PhotoPad - Photo Editing Software could be an option to keep in mind, as it offers practically the same features as supposedly more professional editors, except that its simplified menus and well-explained processes let you start editing like a pro from the get-go. And no need to read any complicated user guides or run through elaborate online tutorials.
Don't waste your time learning to use more advanced applications, as with PhotoPad - Photo Editing Software you can also edit the size of the image, change the resolution, scale it, play with the colors, apply amazing preset filters, and add effects, among lots of other things – all completely free. Plus if you think its menus aren't simple enough, there's a built-in walk-through for both beginners and advanced users so you don't miss out on any of its cool features.
Give PhotoPad - Photo Editing Software a shot, because a more famous brand name doesn't always make a better product.