In this first part one of a four part series, Vicki introduces you to the power of GIMP and covers the basics of installation, layers and exporting. If you're looking for a great open source (free) alternative to Photoshop, GIMP is a great choice!
GIMP is the GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed piece of software for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems, in many languages.
An Introductory Video for the GIMP Part 1 Class
Outline of the GIMP Part 1 Class
- Introduction and Installation
- Overview of the Interface
- Creating and Opening Files
- Saving and Exporting
- The Toolbox
- Layers Part 1
- Layers Part 2
- Layers Part 3
- Crop and Resize
- GIMP Part 1 Quiz
How to Take the GIMP Part 1 Class
If you're already an OSTraining member, you can click here to take the GIMP Part 1 Class.