The GIMP Bible is the ultimate reference and guide to the free, recently updated, photo-editing software - GIMP. Due to its license-free application, this Adobe Photoshop-like image manipulation program is probably the most-used software in the world. If you're a beginner photographer or a professional, then this detailed how-to guide will quickly show you how to make the most out of all your great photographs.Every tutorial has been created using high-quality images and easy-to-follow steps that you will appreciate as you navigate your way from lost beginner to experienced user. We purposefully limited our text to include only the information you need to perform each technique. We think this is the best way to teach something new like GIMP 2.10.Here are the 40+ different skills and techniques you'll learn in our first version of The GIMP Bible.
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Expect Part II by June 2019.GIMP for New Users1. Setting Up Gimp2. How to Open Images3. What are Layer Masks and How to Use Them4. How to Crop an Image5. How to restore Lost Tool Options and Lost Layers Panel6. How to Use the Text Tool7. How to Adjust Brightness & Contrast8. How to Use the Sharpen Filter9. Path Tools for Beginners – Part 1 of 310. Path Tools for Beginners - Part 2 of 311. Path Tools for Beginners - Part 3 of 312. How to Save and Export ImagesTop 10 Artistic Techniques1. How to Change a Color Photo into a Monochromatic Image2. How to Create a Van Gogh Effect3. How to Change Your Photo into a Soft Colored Pencil Drawing4. How to Add a Comic Thought Bubble to a Photo5. How to Change the Color Balance6. How to Create a Dragan Effect7. How to Make a White Vignette in the Shape of a Heart8. How to Create an Ink Smudge Portrait9. How to Create a Low Poly Portrait in Black and White10. How to use the Unified Transform ToolTop 10 Professional Techniques1. How to Create a Motion Blur with Zoom Effect2. How to Change a Color Photo Into a Beautiful Pencil Drawing3. How to Make a Fantastical Bokeh Effect4. How to Create a Pop-Out Effect5. How to Create a Beautiful Bokeh Effect6. How to Change Eye Colors Using the Path Tools7. How to Select or Cut-Out Hair8. How to Add a High Pass Sharpening9. How to Make Backgrounds Black and White10. How to Swap FacesTop 10 New Techniques1. How to Make a Photo Collage2. How to Create a Text Portrait with Wordcloud3. How to Change a Color Photo into a Powerful Black & White Imagewith a Film Grain and a Vignette4. How to Change a Color Photo into a Cartoon-Like Pencil Drawing5. How to Convert a Photo into an Oil Painting6. How to Change Your Color Image to Black and White: 8 Ways7. How to Make a Shadow Off a Person or an Object8. How to Make a Comic Book Dream Bubble9. How to Make a Comic Book Shout Bubble10. How to Create a Rectangle Speech BubbleHere is a list of the notable competitors:Affinity Photo Affinity Designer Adobe Photoshop Adobe Creative Suite Adobe InDesign Pixelmator Paint.net Adobe Lightroom Aviary Photo Editor Pixlr Autodesk Paintshop Pro Photoshop Elements, Acorn 4, Gimp Aperture Photoshop Touch Snapseed BeFunky Fotor Fotoflexer Ppicasa ACDSeee Pro 8 PicMonkey Pic Monkey SumoPaint Ribbet adobe photoshop elements 2018 adobe illustrator adobe acrobat adobe illustrator Final cut pro X Filmic Pro Ferrite Ulysses