Tutorial Downloads .com

Home

GIMP Bible complete tutorial reference guide

The ultimate reference tutorial and guide to the GNU image manipulation program ( GIMP)

GIMP is a free, Photoshop-like image manipulation program, and as its use grows, so does the demand for detailed instruction on how to get the very most out of it. GIMP Bible is the most comprehensive and current independent GIMP reference available that goes beyond official documentation.

If you're a digital artist or photographer, the step-by-step explanations in this authoritative guide show you how to power-use GIMP throughout a production pipeline. Topics include understanding the GIMP interface and how to work with it, how to use all of GIMP's tools to create high-quality images, GIMP's default filters and plug-ins, advanced techniques for customization with Python and Scheme scripting, and much more.

  • GIMP (GNU Image Manipulation Program) is a free graphics editor that runs on Linux, Windows, or Macs; it is used to process digital graphics and photographs including creating graphics and logos, resizing and cropping photos, altering colors, combining images, creating basic GIF animated images, and more
  • Whether you're a digital artist, professional photographer, or beginner, this detailed how-to shows you best practices, valuable techniques, and helpful tips for getting the most out of GIMP for your projects
  • Topics include the GIMP interface and how to work with it, in-depth description of GIMP's tools and how to use them to create high-quality images, a comprehensive reference for all of GIMP's default filters and common plug-ins, and advanced customization with Python and Scheme scripting

Get the most out of this free image editing tool for your production pipeline with the GIMP Bible.

From the Back Cover

The most current and comprehensive desktop GIMP reference you'll find!

Create dazzling digital graphics using GIMP

Edit photos, paint, create animation, batch process—you can do it all with the free, open-source GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) and the instruction in this comprehensive GIMP Bible. This valuable book first introduces you to GIMP's interface and tools, then clearly shows you how to manage an entire production pipeline and produce high-quality images. If you're an artist, photographer, Web designer, or animator using GIMP, this is the book you need to succeed.

  • Find out what GIMP can and can't do—and master all of its tools

  • Learn to use layers, paths, channels, and colors effectively

  • Start painting in GIMP with improved paint dynamics

  • Master a slew of filters and masks and see how to automate tasks

  • Animate by hand or add effects to video with the GIMP Animation Package

  • Intelligently resize images with Liquid Rescale

  • Create custom effects with scripting and other advanced techniques

Companion Web Site

Find the latest GIMP updates, as well as support materials for the book's tutorials and supplemental tutorials at wiley.com/go/GIMPBible.com. The site also includes links to the most current versions of GIMP plug-ins, tips on how to install them, and a blog where you can ask questions pertaining to the GIMP Bible.

Digital images are sampled into a grid of pixels

Control image desaturation with the Channel Mixer

Apply textures painted in GIMP to a character model

Use GIMP to create high-quality images

Learn all features, functions, and tools

Master default filters and common plug-ins      

More about this GIMP Bible complete tutorial reference guide


Resource: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0470523972?ie=UTF8&tag=wwwitguidetk-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=9325&creativeASIN=0470523972
Posted By : Gimpsoftware
On date : 04.07.10

Most used GIMP Tutorials

GIMP Tutorial PDF - User manual
The GIMP is a multi-platform photo manipulation tool. GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. The GIMP is suitable for a variety of image manipulation tasks, including photo retouching, image composition, and image construction.
GIMP Bible complete tutorial reference guide
The ultimate reference tutorial and guide to the GNU image manipulation program ( GIMP)
Gimp Learning complete guide pdf
This pdf guide covers most of the topics in GIMP. It can be used as a best user manual for GIMP software.
Beginning GIMP tutorial From Novice to Professional
From first installation to advanced image manipulation techniques, Beginning GIMP: From Novice to Professional, Second Edition explains how anyone can utilize The GIMP: a free, open source image manipulation program. You will learn how to install The GIMP on Windows, Linux, and MacOS X platforms.

Latest added GIMP Tutorials

Gimp Learning complete guide pdf
This pdf guide covers most of the topics in GIMP. It can be used as a best user manual for GIMP software.
GIMP Bible complete tutorial reference guide
The ultimate reference tutorial and guide to the GNU image manipulation program ( GIMP)
Beginning GIMP tutorial From Novice to Professional
From first installation to advanced image manipulation techniques, Beginning GIMP: From Novice to Professional, Second Edition explains how anyone can utilize The GIMP: a free, open source image manipulation program. You will learn how to install The GIMP on Windows, Linux, and MacOS X platforms.
GIMP Tutorial PDF - User manual
The GIMP is a multi-platform photo manipulation tool. GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. The GIMP is suitable for a variety of image manipulation tasks, including photo retouching, image composition, and image construction.