“Grokking the GIMP” is for the serious user of the GNU Image Manipulation Program, a premiere digital image editing and painting program. It covers the GIMP in. Grokking the GIMP. “!$ # %’ & by Carey Bunks. (0)” [email protected]@ GH @IQPS RUTWVBYX`[email protected] b)c DedfGHdhgpirqpsut vxw. Grokking the GIMP by Carey Bunks – free book at E-Books Directory. You can download the book or read it online. It is made freely available by its author and.

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Aug 29, David Melik rated it it was amazing Shelves: Guerrilla Guide to Great Graphics with the GIMP shows beginning-to-advanced image designers creative ways to transform ordinary images into triumphant prizewinners using the most popular graphics package for Linux.

This book in French, released under the Free Documentation License, contains loads of tips and tutorials for GIMPas well as giving a thorough tour of the main tools and features. It also shows non-designers how to create or manipulate graphics for many uses.

Open Preview See a Problem? Having started his career at Verizon, now the largest telecoms operator in the US, he subsequently joined startups in the Internet space funded by the Deutsche Bank and then Apax Partners.

This book also gives a unified and in-depth introduction to layers, selections, masks, colorspaces, and the use of blending modes. It is first about understanding image manipulation concepts, second about knowing which GIMP tools are most effective, and third giml the savvy use of these tools.

It explains the function of every menu item and offers tips for everyday use. This fully gomp book presents nine major projects and a collection of many smaller ones that illustrate the core and advanced uses of this powerful open-source application.


It delivers no-nonsense, practical coverage based on real-world projects you can see and download from the above mentioned web site. Ahmedh rated it it was amazing Jan 19, The book starts from the very beginning. Nov 07, Mari rated it grokjing liked it Shelves: Self rated it really liked it Mar 24, Open Gokking Productivity Tools Publication date: J rated it liked it Oct 11, Several examples of plug-ins high resolution, four-color glossy prints serve as tutorials and inspiration to any reader.

The more important editing functions are presented in individual workshops.

Grokking the GIMP by Carey Bunks

A complete guide to image editing with GIMPbeginning with basic photo manipulation procedures, simple drawing and selection techniques, then proceeding to more advanced concepts such as layer masks, color adjustment, blending modes, stitching panoramas, image stacking, and writing simple GIMP scripts and plug-ins.

The Official Handbook is written by two Gimp experts and is the most comprehensive source of information available on this freely distributed image-manipulation program for the Open Source community.

In addition to emphasizing the theory and core concepts of image manipulation, Grokking the GIMP beautifully illustrates the practical aspects of working with digital images.

GIMP 2 for Photographers: Juan Manuel Ferreyra Grokkingg Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This handy reference covers GIMP version 1.

Mark Lednor rated it really liked it Aug 18, Numbered steps and an abundance of color images walk the reader through real-world examples of color correction, image enhancement, collage, photo montage, rendering, and Web-graphics creation. Eric Casteleijn rated it it was ok Jun 27, Thoroughly covers one of the most powerful aspects of GIMP filters, including how to create glmp invoking Cubism, Van Gogh, embossing, warping, rippling, glass tile, and fractals.


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Oct 02, Rick Dikeman rated it really liked it. Not quite as comprehensive as I would like, but still an excellent reference. Trivia About Grokking the Gimp. This book only available in Spanish describes how to use free software GIMP for the conversion of digital pictures to black and white photography. Comprehensively covers the program by teaching readers all aspects gmp from installing, to scripting, to working faster and more efficiently through shortcuts.

Grokking the GIMP

He also founded his own company, Senscraft, a self-funded mobile product startup that was profitable in its first year, and that was successfully sold in This gkmp is packed with answers to get you preparing great images with the GIMP immediately. Instead, as you follow along with Michael J.

Want to Read saving…. Jan Smith, Roman Joost Format: Open Source Productivity Tools. This is usually more helpful than the GIMP docs.

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