Inexpensive and Open Source Software
Here are some free/cheap tools for audio, video, and photo editing, digital graphics, layouts, 3D modeling and motion graphics, and more.
The ones in purple are PC only, green is MAC only.
If no price is indicated, it means it’s free!
Pixelmator (Photoshop) $14.99
Sketchbook $2.99/month, $25/year
iDraw (vector drawing) $24.99
Artboard (vector drawing) $29.99
Collage and Photo Editor:
Publishing/ Layout Tools (InDesign):
Audio Recording/ Editing
3D Modeling and Animation/ Motion Graphics
vizualize.me (Lets you turn your resume into an infographic.)