The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a powerful image editing program, and commonly used for photo retouching, image composition, and general graphic design work.
It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc. GIMP also comes with extensive documentation for both users and programmers, including a manual, tutorials, examples of various features, links to other GIMP-related sites and an extensive list of plug-ins.
GNU Image Manipulation Program
- IRC Help channel
- IRC development channel
version graphics, authoring, images, painting, Photoshop, composition, compositing, retouching
(4 July 2018)
released on 2.10.4
OpenPGP signature URL: All versions in sources and binaries are available in https://www.gimp.org/downloads/.
- User manuals: https://www.gimp.org/docs
- User tutorials: https://www.gimp.org/tutorials
- Wiki: https://wiki.gimp.org/index.php/Main_Page
- Books: https://www.gimp.org/books/
- FAQ: https://www.gimp.org/docs/userfaq.html
Extension or Plugin
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|LGPLv3orlater||Andrew Engelbrecht||7 December 2011||libgimp and other GIMP libraries|
|GPLv3orlater||Bendikker||28 June 2018||GIMP application core and other portions of the official GIMP distribution if not explicitly licensed otherwise|
Leaders and contributors
Resources and communication
|VCS Repository Webview||https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gimp|
|Required to use||glib (v2.32)|
|Required to build||PyGTK (v2.10)|
|Required to build||cairo (1.10)|
|Required to use||gtk+ (2.24)|
|Weak prerequisite||gtk-doc (v1.0)|
|Required to build||pango (1.29.4)|
|Required to use||babl (v0.1)|
|Weak prerequisite||librsvg (v2.36)|
|Weak prerequisite||png (1.2)|
|Weak prerequisite||curl (v7.15)|
|Required to use||gegl (v0.2)|
|Weak prerequisite||libxpm a floating point processor|
|Weak prerequisite||poppler (v0.12)|
|Weak prerequisite||fontconfig (v2.2)|
|Required to build||gdk-pixbuf (v2.24)|
|Required to build||ATK (v2.2)|
|Required to build||pixman (v0.24)|
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