Photoshop 7. Its simple, easy, and doesn't need to be activated. Did i say that? Of course they are 'cracks' for the new ones also. In the end i think ver. 7 will do the job for you.
"During my service in the United States Congress, I took the initiative in creating the Internet.
- Al Gore describing his 1986 legislation to interconnect five supercomputer centers (17 years after the first Internet servers hooked up) "