GIMP User Manual
by GIMP DocumentationTeam
Publisher: gimp.org 2009
GIMP is a multi-platform photo manipulation tool. It is suitable for a variety of image manipulation tasks, including photo retouching, image composition, and image construction. It can be used as a simple paint program, an expert quality photo retouching program, an online batch processing system, a mass production image renderer, an image format converter, etc.
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