11 July 2010

Jerry blogger: GIMP for Windows

GIMP for Windows

GIMP for Windows

The GIMP team doesn't officially provide any Windows binaries. You
however, install GIMP easily using the Windows installers by Jernej

GIMP 2.6.9
– Installer for Windows XP SP2 or later

It has many capabilities. It can be used as a simple paint program,
an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing
system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter,

Full suite of painting tools including brushes, a pencil, an
airbrush, cloning, etc.
Tile-based memory management so image size is limited only by
available disk space
Sub-pixel sampling for all paint tools for high-quality
Full Alpha channel support
Layers and channels
A procedural database for calling internal GIMP functions from
external programs, such as Script-Fu
Advanced scripting capabilities
Multiple undo/redo (limited only by disk space)
Transformation tools including rotate, scale, shear and flip
File formats supported include GIF, JPEG, PNG, XPM, TIFF, TGA, MPEG,
PS, PDF, PCX, BMP and many others
Selection tools including rectangle, ellipse, free, fuzzy, bezier
and intelligent
Plug-ins that allow for the easy addition of new file formats and
new effect filters