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The GIMP 2.8.18

A free image editing and manipulation software

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The GIMP screenshotGIMP is a versatile graphics manipulation and image editing solution, being ideal for tasks like image authoring, photo retouching and image composition. The application provides a highly customizable interface, allowing you to change its appearance according to your needs in order to save precious time and increase productivity. GIMP lets you change background colors, icon sizes and widget spacings in order to personalize the toolbox and making it suitable to your wishes. The user interface is split and grouped into modules known as docks. You can run the docks in their own window or stack them into tabs. You can toggle between docks by pressing the "Tab" key.

GIMP is a powerful application that will let you enhance your photos and fix or remove lots of digital photo imperfections. By using this utility you will be able to easily remove vignetting and lens' barrel distortion and fix perspective distortion caused by lens tilt only by selecting the right option from the appropriate filters and modes provided. All these with just a few mouse clicks.

GIMP is also ideal for image editing and manipulation, providing a wide range of photo retouching techniques. This application lets you remove unwanted details from your photos by using the clone tool, or easily improve minor details with the healing tool. The perspective clone feature enables you to effortlessly clone objects with perspective in mind.

GIMP is capable of supporting a wide variety of input devices without additional software configuration being needed. You can use GIMP alongside with tilt sensitive tablets and various MIDI and USB controllers. The software enables you to append frequently used actions to hardware events such as the movement of a MIDI controller's slider or the rotation a USB wheel. Additionally, you may alter the opacity, size or angle of a brush while using it or annex your preferred scripts to various buttons. Al these capabilities will improve your workflow and increase your productivity.

GIMP supports a wide range of file formats, including PNG, TIFF, JPEG (JFIF), GIF, and more. Even special formats are supported, such as multi-color-depth and multi-resolution Windows icon files. The software's architecture enables you to extend its' capabilities via plug-ins in order to support rare file formats as well. GIMP features a transparent virtual file system that offers the possibility to save and load files from remote locations via SFTP / SSH, HTTP, FTP or even SMB transfer protocols.

Pros

  • Great for working with layered images.
  • Lots of options.

Cons

  • Can't work with certain Photoshop files.
Name The GIMP
Version 2.8.18
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage The GIMP
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 0
All Time Downloads 24,042
Filename gimp-2.8.18-setup.exe
Filesize 73.8MB
MD5 Checksum 510BB11ABC72443F431226523FA21B6F
OS Support Windows All
Category Design & Photo

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Old Versions

Software Date Added
The GIMP 2.8.18 July 20, 2016 - Latest Version
The GIMP 2.8.16-6 June 21, 2016
The GIMP 2.8.16-4 June 08, 2016
The GIMP 2.8.16 November 27, 2015
The GIMP 2.8.14.1 September 08, 2014

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