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GIMP Tutorials and useful snippets

GIMP Tutorials and useful snippets

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Bump Mapping - Practical Exercise and usage I learnt use of Bump Map from a tutorial at gug.sunsite.dk. So, here is my try explaining it a bit more so that it becomes easy for all level users to understand the use of Bump-Map plugin, and possibilities. Prerequisites You must be familier with creating new image, adding new layers, deleting layers, naming/renaming a layer, filling solid color and gradient in layers/selections. Tutorials Beginner GIMP Quickies Use GIMP for simple graphics needs without having to learn advanced image manipulation methods. Simple Floating Logo This tutorial walks through some basic image and layer manipulation techniques. Layer Masks An introduction to using layer masks to modify the opacity of a layer.

The GIMP Resources and Tutorials The GIMP, or GNU Image Manipulation Program is a free, open-source image editing application for photo retouching, painting, compositing, and image creation. The GIMP originated as a program for UNIX and X, but has been ported to many other platforms including Linux, Macintosh, and Windows. Often lauded as the "free Photoshop," GIMP does have an interface and features similar to Photoshop. Here you can find links to tutorials and other resources for the GIMP user community.

Gimp Advanced Guide - 8.3 The Emboss and Bump map Filters There are two filters that are particularly useful for rendering. These are Emboss and Bump map. The Emboss filter, found in Image:Filters/Distorts, creates the effect that an image is embossed into a thin metal plate. Figure 8.9 illustrates the use of the filter for a very simple case. Dave Duncan » Installing “David’s Batch Processor” for GIMP in Ubuntu Linux David’s Batch Processor is a simple GUI based plug-in for GIMP that allows you to perform a number of processing tasks (like resizing, changing orientation, batch file renaming) to a large number (or small number) of pictures at once. If you upload photos to the web, you do this all the time. If you don’t have millions of dollars to buy PhotoShop (or ethical problems with ‘borrowing’ it), then GIMP is a pretty good solution. I had some trouble finding (clear) instructions on how to install the plug-in, so after some trial and error (and a lot of help from my own personal tech support guru, Steve) it’s now up and running.

30+ Exceptional GIMP Tutorials and Resources Oct 20 2008 GIMP is a freely distributed GNU Image Manipulation Program. Available for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It’s always fun to experiment different techniques and learn how to work with various aspects of GIMP to spice up boring pictures and make them into works of arts and masterpieces. Electivire GIMP Sig Tutorial - Zelda Universe Forums Hey there, this is my first attempt at a GIMP tutorial so I may be hazy and vague at times, but try to stay with me. This tutorial is intended for people who have a good amount of experience with making sigs, and don't have to follow me word for word to get a good sig. Step 1. Paste your render in. Then make a new layer and hide the render layer. now, fill up the new layer by pasting your render in multiple times. Step 2.

How to Upgrade to Gimp 2.8 in Ubuntu Gimp users, rejoice! After 3.5 years of development, Gimp 2.8 has finally arrived. This version of Gimp brings a plethora of changes and improvement, making Gimp a even better image editing software than its previous version. Single Window mode

psdGraphics - Part 2 Simple step by step tutorial – how to make Windows Vista Logo – Photoshop Tutorial. Learn how to make a mirror and glossy effects, and how to use Photoshop tools – gradient, pen tool, bevel and emboss, eraser tool etc. (more…) 60+ Best GIMP Tutorials of 2010 The Gimp is a fantastic and free piece of software that can run on all major operating systems and can do nearly any graphic related task! I have been using GIMP for over two years now and really appreciated the many tutorials I had at hand for when I was starting out. Since the early days I have produced my own tutorials in an effort to give back to the open source community and so the purpose of this post is to share and acknowledge the hard work that people have put in into making these great tutorials of 2010!

Fantasy illustration in Gimp – tutorial In this post I’ll show how to create a fantasy illustration in Gimp. We’ll design a (rather sexy) fairy. Before we start: One general info about pasting anything in Gimp. To paste something into new layer, please use the general method (that is – ctrl+c, ctrl+v) – and after that click “new layer” icon to make a new layer from Floating Selection. Retro rough color photo effect Retro rough color photo effect A tutorial about how to turn a normal image into a rough slightly colored grained image. This is the result. Gimp 60+ Best GIMP Tutorials of 2010 The Gimp is a fantastic and free piece of software that can run on all major operating systems and can do nearly any graphic related task! I have been using GIMP for over two years now and really appreciated the many tutorials I had at hand for when I was starting out. Since the early days I have produced my own tutorials in an effort to give back to the open source community and so the purpose of this post is to share and acknowledge the hard work that people have put in into making these great tutorials of 2010! Best GIMP Tutorials of 2010 Read more

Gimp Tips Part 6: Using The Clone Tool Digital photography truly is amazing. Today, a photograph can be manipulated until it doesn't resemble the original photograph at all, and still look remarkably authentic. How do they do that? Well, certainly there are different levels of expertise in digial image manipulation, but The Gimp offers a simple little tool that makes that manipulation easier than most people think. It's called the Clone Tool.

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