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|Short description=GNU image manipulation program
 
|Short description=GNU image manipulation program
 
|Full description=The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a freely distributed piece of software for tasks like photo retouching and image composition and authoring. 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. It has most of the functionality of Photoshop but without the cost. 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.
 
|Full description=The GNU Image Manipulation Program is a freely distributed piece of software for tasks like photo retouching and image composition and authoring. 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. It has most of the functionality of Photoshop but without the cost. 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.
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|User level=none
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
 
|Homepage URL=http://www.gimp.org/
|Is GNU=Yes
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|User level=none
 
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=See http://www.gimp.org/docs/ for a complete list of documentation
 
|Documentation note=See http://www.gimp.org/docs/ for a complete list of documentation
|IRC development=irc://irc.gimp.org/gimp
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|IRC development=irc://irc.gimp.org/%32667 #gimp
 
|Related projects=AntiAliasingTool,GraphicsMagick,ImageMagick,Inkscape,TuxPaint,VIPS,Gimp-print,Gphotocoll,GTK+,indexpage.pl,Jpegpixi,Lahelper,PicBook,Refocus,SANE,Sdcdc,ufraw,Xart,xfce,Xmorph,xpaint,Gphoto2
 
|Related projects=AntiAliasingTool,GraphicsMagick,ImageMagick,Inkscape,TuxPaint,VIPS,Gimp-print,Gphotocoll,GTK+,indexpage.pl,Jpegpixi,Lahelper,PicBook,Refocus,SANE,Sdcdc,ufraw,Xart,xfce,Xmorph,xpaint,Gphoto2
 
|Keywords=graphics,authoring,images,painting,gimp,Photoshop,composition,retouching
 
|Keywords=graphics,authoring,images,painting,gimp,Photoshop,composition,retouching
|Version identifier=2.3.17
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|Is GNU=y
|Version date=2007/05/27
 
|Version status=developmental
 
|Version download=http://gimp.mirrors.hoobly.com/gimp/v2.3/
 
|Version comment=2.3.17 devel released 2007-05-27
 
|Status=Live
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
|Resource URL=
 
 
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|Role=Maintainer
 
|Real name=Michael Natterer
 
|Real name=Michael Natterer
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|Email=mitch@gimp.org
 
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|Status=Live
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
|Last review date=2005-11-09
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|License verified date=2001-01-31
 
 
|Resource URL=
 
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|Real name=Sven Neumann
 
|Real name=Sven Neumann
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|Status=Live
 
|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
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|Resource audience=Developer
 
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|Resource kind=VCS Repository Webview
 
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|Last review by=Janet Casey
 
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Revision as of 17:18, 4 August 2011

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GIMP

http://gnu.org/software/gimp
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.

Documentation

See a complete list of documentation.
"IRC [irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp-users irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp-users] " IRC Help channel
[irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp-users irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp-users]
"IRC [irc:chat.freenode.net/gimp irc:chat.freenode.net/gimp] " IRC general channel
[irc:chat.freenode.net/gimp irc:chat.freenode.net/gimp]
"IRC [irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp] " IRC development channel
[irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp irc:irc.gimp.org/#gimp]

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:gimp

Download

Download version 2.8.20 (stable)
released on 1 February 2017

Microblog

Identica.png https://twitter.com/GIMP Official

VCS Checkout

Categories

Related Projects


Extensions, plug-ins, or add-ons for this program

G'MICGREYC's Magic for Image Computinghttp://gmic.eu


Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
LGPLv3orlaterAndrew Engelbrecht7 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.
GPLv3orlater



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
Michael Natterer Maintainer
See AUTHORS file Contributor


Resources and communication

AudienceResource typeURI
DeveloperVCS Repository Webviewhttp://git.gnome.org/browse/gimp/
DeveloperMailing List Info/Archivehttps://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-developer-list
User SupportMailing List Info/Archivehttps://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list
Developer / UserBug Trackinghttps://bugzilla.gnome.org/browse.cgi?product=GIMP


Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Weak prerequisitetiff
Weak prerequisitexpm libraries; a floating point processor
Required to buildgdk-pixbuf (v2.24)
Required to useglib (v2.32)
Weak prerequisitejpeg
Weak prerequisitecurl (v7.15)
Required to buildpixman (v0.24)
Required to usegtk+ (2.24)
Weak prerequisitepng (1.2)
Weak prerequisitefontconfig (v2.2)
Required to buildcairo (1.10)
Required to usebabl (v0.1)
Weak prerequisitepoppler (v0.12)
Weak prerequisitegtkdoc (v1.0)
Required to buildpango (1.29.4)
Required to usegegl (v0.2)
Weak prerequisitersvg (v2.36)
Weak prerequisitedbus-glib
Required to buildpygtk (v2.10)
Required to buildatk (v2.2)

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