“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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Grokking the Gimp

This book has evolved from the classroom materials which the author developed and taught in courses and workshops on image editing with the GIMP. Nov 07, Mari rated it really liked it Shelves: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Grokking the Gimp by Carey Bunks. Not quite as comprehensive as I would like, but still an excellent reference.

This handy reference covers GIMP version 1. Open Source Productivity Tools Publication date: It covers everything you need to know about using the GIMP in a clear, concise manner that anyone can understand with ginp practical grokkinf. Kylander, Karin Kylander Format: Jan Smith, Roman Joost Format: A mirror is available at CinePaint. Oct 02, Rick Dikeman rated it really liked it. The only book to teach the entire program, including all built-in filters and third-party plug-ins.

Grokking the GIMP

There are no discussion topics on this book yet. But with so many powerful tools and menu options, GIMP can be difficult to master. The Official Handbook is written by two Grokkihg 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.

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Thoroughly covers one of the most powerful aspects of GIMP filters, including how to create images invoking Cubism, Van Gogh, embossing, warping, rippling, glass tile, and fractals.

Grkking Hatcher rated it really liked it Apr 08, It also shows non-designers how to create or manipulate graphics for many uses. This fully 4-color 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.

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Click here to read the full license. Reinhold rated it it was amazing Dec 08, Carey Bunks Homepage LinkedIn As digital product manager, Carey Bunks has worked in diverse senior executive positions for both startups and large Internet-driven businesses.

Chapters on color functions and drawing and painting methods show how to make the most of this wonderful alternative to similar applications for other platforms.

Books by Carey Bunks. This concise, example-rich guide shows Web professionals exactly how to create high-quality graphics with GIMP. Olivier Lecarme, Karine Delvare Format: 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 book covers many areas of working with digital images, including touchup and enhancement, compositing, 3D rendering, and the presentation of graphics on the World Wide Web.


Grokking the GIMP by Carey Bunks

Other books gloss over key features and focus on learning the program quickly, or are theoretical and provide no practical information on the product.

I’m going to be reading this for quite some time as I continue to learn how to use GIMP for editing photos.

The more important editing functions are presented in individual workshops. This book also gorkking a unified and in-depth introduction to layers, selections, masks, colorspaces, and the use of blending modes. Paperbackpages.

Gimp Advanced Guide – Grokking the GIMP

It explains the function of every menu item and offers tips for everyday use. Ahmedh rated it it was amazing Jan 19, It covers GIMP in depth, and complex tasks are intuitively presented and explained using an interactive approach. Ali rated it grokkinh it Dec 14, Self rated it really liked it Mar 24, Cynthia Donnell rated it it was amazing Jun 21, Numbered steps and an abundance of color images gomp the reader through real-world examples of color correction, image enhancement, collage, photo montage, rendering, and Web-graphics creation.

Tutorials cover the gamut of design topics, from Web design and Photographic techniques to Advertising and Interface design.

Dale rated it it was amazing Apr 17, While this book does not teach readers how to be artists, it offers plenty of examples to inspire new ideas and grab on to the power and versatility of the application. This book only available in Spanish describes how to use free software GIMP for the conversion of digital pictures to black and white photography.