Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society

TTCS OSSWIN DVD 0.89 - Free and Open Source Software for Windows

Software Category : Graphics

About GIMP 2.8.6

The GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a image editor for Windows 7/Vista/XP/2000 for bitmap images such as photos. Typical uses include photo retouching, image composition and image authoring.

For tutorials and resources about GIMP, be sure to check out the Gimpology site.

Features of GIMP 2.8.6

Full suite of painting tools including: Brush, Pencil, Airbrush, Clone, etc.
Sub-pixel sampling for all paint tools for high quality anti-aliasing.
Gradient editor and blend tool.
Supports custom brushes and patterns.
Advanced image Manipulation
Full alpha channel support.
Layers and channels.
Multiple Undo/Redo (limited only by diskspace).
Editable text layers.
Transformation tools including rotate, scale, shear and flip.
Selection tools including: rectangle, ellipse, free, fuzzy and intelligent.
Advanced path tool doing bezier and polygonal selections.
Transformable paths, transformable selections.
Quickmask to paint a selection.
Load and save animations in a convenient frame-as-layer format.
MNG support.
Frame Navigator (in GAP, the GIMP Animation Package).
Onion Skin (in GAP, the GIMP Animation Package).
Bluebox (in GAP, the GIMP Animation Package).
Plug-ins which allow for the easy addition of new file formats and new effect filters.
Creative Commons Licence
The TTCS OSSWIN DVD 0.89 webpages (the work), is copyrighted by the Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society (TTCS) and is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 2.5 Licence.
Every one of the Free and Open Source Software applications on this DVD is governed by its own licence.
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