GNU Image Manipulation Program.
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.
Documentation* User manuals: https://www.gimp.org/docs/
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released on 8 November 2018
Accepts cryptocurrency donations.
git clone git://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gimp.git
- Tux Paint
Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program
|G'MIC||GREYC's Magic for Image Computing||http://gmic.eu|
7 December 2011
libgimp and other GIMP libraries
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
|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)|
This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 6 January 2019.
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