MS WordThe WordArt options available in Word are the same 30 options they offer in Publisher & PowerPoint. Most of them are too dramatic and they rarely represent the personal feeling and image that the writer wants to convey.
Graphics-ToolboxThere is no end to the possibilities of making creative-looking words. Graphics-Toolbox lets the user decide how they want their words to look by giving them the tools to add shadows, bend words, add fancy lines, ribbons, texture in seconds.
MS PublisherPublisher allows you to control the exposure of the image by making it more or less bright and adjusting the contrast. You can fill the background with a different color, but you can not change the color of the image with any of their functions.
Graphics-ToolboxGraphics-Toolbox recolors images easily and the functions are very smooth and fast. The two options shown: tonal color change and grouping the image into 3 colors, were both accomplished in less than 60 seconds!
MS PowerPointIn PowerPoint, it isn't possible to use part of an image, eliminating the background or unwanted portions. You can place one image over another, but the final effect would look like this:
Graphics-ToolboxIn Graphics-Toolbox, the Irregular Frame tool allows you to select only the portion of the graphic or photo that you want to include in your layout or presentation.