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Gimp Tutorials.

Easy step by step tutorials for Gimp for beginners and advanced users.

In this page you can find dozens of tutorials for photo editing with Gimp. Each one of our tutorials is originals and described step by step. Gimp is the best solution for amateur photographer that is looking for a free software, almost professional, for post production and photo editing.

We believe that Gimp is an amazing software, that can substitute Photoshop for most needs of the non professional photographer. We hope that our tutorials can help you to understand the functioning and potential of Gimp, that is absolutely the best free software for photo edting so far. There are many other programs that works fine, but no one of them is so flexible and advanced. Maybe it could be a little bit hard to learn, but when you'll understand how to use it, you will be completely satisfied. And this is why we created this website: to let you easily understand the basics of Gimp.

Basics of Gimp
Straighten and Crop with Gimp + rule of the thirds. Straighten and Crop a photo with Gimp
How to straighten a crooked photo and crop it following the Rule of the Thirds.
Tutorial for masks and selections in Gimp. An overview on the Selections (aka Masks)
This beginner tutorial describes all the types of selections of Gimp and their use.
Gimp's Text tool, insert a text in a photo. Gimp's Text Tool:
How to insert a text in a picture to make, for example, a Facebook demotivational.
Lights and Exposure
Brightness and contrast. Brightness-Contrast tool:
This tool is really easy to use, but is less accurate than levels and curves.
Gimp's levels tool. Levels Tool:
Adjust the histogram with Gimp lets you get the optimal gamma and contrast.
Curves tool. Curves tool:
Use curves for selectively adjust dark, light and mid tones.
Manage Colours.
Rotate Colors with Gimp. Rotate Colors Tutorial:
Rotate colors is a tool that allows you to easily change a colour into another.
Black and white with channel mixer. Better Black and White:
You can have perfect black and white pictures using Gimp's Channel Mixer.
Selective black and white with Gimp. Selective black and white:
This is a good solution if you need to highlight the subject from a chaotic background.
White balance, Color balance. Manual and automatic White balance with Gimp:
Learn what is and how to adjust the white balance of your pictures.
High-key and Low-key. High-Key and Low-Key tutorial:
High and low key with Gimp. This effect is recommended with black and white photos.
Improve eyes looking
Red eyes removal with Gimp. Remove Red Eyes:
Using the automatic tool called Red Eye Removal. Red eyes are a flash light defect.
Improve eyes with Gimp. Improve looking of the eyes:
Four steps: Change colour, increase highlight, add reflection and darken eyelid.
Noise reduction
G'mic plugin tutorial. Noise reduction with G'mic:
This plugin has many effects, this tutorial is about noise reduction.
Improve sky look
Gnd Filters. Gnd Filters simulation with Gimp
Improve your Landscapes photos. This is a must read tutorial.
Double exposure with Gimp. Exposure Blending with Gimp
This technique is also known as Double Exposure, use it to normalize sky exposure.
Artistic Use of Blur
Soft focus Tutorial for Gimp Flou Effect (aks as Soft Focus)
Reduces skin defects in portraits and adds angelic glow around subject.
png of fake bokeh blur with Gimp Bokeh Simulation with Gimp.
Typical of low depth of field. Consists in a sharp subject on blurred background.
Effects with Gimp Cyanotype blueprint effect Orton Effect Cross Processing, Gimp tutorial for intermediate Dragan Effect Bleach Bypass, a step by step Gimp guide Split toning effect, kinda alternative black and white with Gimp Infrared photography simulation with Gimp Lomography Simulation, use this tutorial only as an inspiration Two-Strip Technicolor effect, Gimp Tutorial Age a photo with Gimp, step by step guide Che Guevara Effect with Gimp, easy tutorial for everybody
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