GNU Image Manipulation Program
The GNU Image Manipulation Program is 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.
DocumentationSee a complete list of documentation.
This is a GNU package:gimp
released on 1 February 2017
- GraphicsMagick ImageMagick Inkscape TuxPaint VIPS Gimp-print Gphotocoll Gtk+ Indexpage.pl Jpegpixi Lahelper PicBook Refocus SANE Sdcdc Ufraw Xart Xmorph Xpaint Gphoto2
Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program
|G'MIC||GREYC's Magic for Image Computing||http://gmic.eu|
|License||Verified by||Verified on||Notes|
|License:LGPLv3orlater||Andrew Engelbrecht||7 December 2011|
Some non-GPL plugins to GIMP are exempt from classification under 'mere aggregation'. See the LICENSE file in the source package for details.
Leaders and contributors
|See AUTHORS file||Contributor|
Resources and communication
|Developer||VCS Repository Webview||http://git.gnome.org/browse/gimp/|
|Developer||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list|
|User Support||Mailing List Info/Archive||https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list|
|Developer / User||Bug Tracking||https://bugzilla.gnome.org/browse.cgi?product=GIMP|
|Required to build||pygtk (v2.10)|
|Required to build||atk (v2.2)|
|Weak prerequisite||xpm libraries; a floating point processor|
|Required to build||gdk-pixbuf (v2.24)|
|Required to use||glib (v2.32)|
|Weak prerequisite||curl (v7.15)|
|Required to build||pixman (v0.24)|
|Required to use||gtk+ (2.24)|
|Weak prerequisite||png (1.2)|
|Weak prerequisite||fontconfig (v2.2)|
|Required to build||cairo (1.10)|
|Required to use||babl (v0.1)|
|Weak prerequisite||poppler (v0.12)|
|Weak prerequisite||gtkdoc (v1.0)|
|Required to build||pango (1.29.4)|
|Required to use||gegl (v0.2)|
|Weak prerequisite||rsvg (v2.36)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 November 2015.
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