Gimp Tutorials

GIMP (Gnu Image Manipulation Program) is a popular and free open source cross-platform image editor available in versions for Linux, Windows, and Mac.  It is seen as a viable alternative to Photoshop.

GIMP provides the tools needed for high quality image manipulation from retouching to restoring to creative composites.  It also offers graphic design elements.

This course offers short tutorials that will help you learn how to use GIMP to manipulate and improve images.

About This Course

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GIMP Basics

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Cropping an Image

Bob meant well with his presentation...

Learning to Crop

Exploring GIMP's Crop Feature

Knowledge Check #1: Identify the GIMP Crop Tool

Knowledge Check #2: What final step COMPLETES the crop action?


Knowledge Check #3: Match the Cropping Terms

–°ombine elements from the left column with the elements on the right
Aspect Ratio
Ignore image boundaries
Allow growing
Center Lines
Crop Tool Guide
Proportional relationship between width and height

Knowledge Check #4: Lock the Crop Tool

Let's Crop!


Removing Background from an Image

TLW use proper tools to remove a background from an image.