12/1/09 Image Editing using GIMP

posted Dec 1, 2009, 5:30 AM by Abdulkader Alriyashi   [ updated Dec 1, 2009, 6:20 AM ]
  • GIMP is not
    the only software for Image Editing
  • Getting the software   http://www.gimp.org
  • The power of reading, getting help for using GIMP  http://www.gimp.org/tutorials
  • Image dimension's units 
    •  inches, millimeters and pixels (dots) 
  • Warm up exercise 
    • Design an image for your desktop. Make sure it exactly fits your screen.
    • Find out the dimensions of your screen first ( width and height)
    • Design the image 
    • Save it as JPEG
    • Apply it as a background for your desktop (no stretching)