Use GIMP for simple graphics needs without having to learn advanced image manipulation methods.
Simple Floating Logo
This tutorial walks through some basic image and layer manipulation techniques.
Making a Circle-Shaped Image
How to create a circular-shaped image.
An introduction to using layer masks to modify the opacity of a layer.
Basic Color Curves
A first look at the Curves tool and adjusting color tones in an image.
Your GIMP Profile (and You)
What the GIMP Profile is and how to use it.
Image Formats Overview
Selecting the best image format for your purposes.
Extending GIMP with new plug-ins, scripts, brushes, and more.
Digital B&W Conversion
Detailed conversion tutorial for generating a B&W result from a color image.
Using multiple layer masks to isolate specific tones in your image for editing.
Tone Mapping with ‘Colors/Exposure’
Using high bit depth GIMP’s ‘Colors/Exposure’ operation to add exposure compensation to shadows and midtones while retaining highlight details.
Layer masking and creative filter applications.
A look at the advantages and flexibility of using Parametric Brushes.
Basic GIMP Perl
Learn how to write simple perl scripts using the gimp-perl module (GNU/Linux users only).
Using GIMP Python to automate a workflow.
Automatic Creation of XCF from JPG
Import XCF images a directory at a time.
This is a list of all of the tutorials.
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