How to Scale Images with GIMP

Adjusting the size of a digital image is called scaling.  There are lots of tools for scaling images.  This post tells how to scale images with GIMP, a free, cross-platform graphics editor that some folks call the “poor man’s Photoshop.” Scaling an image for the web involves two tasks: Downsizing your image Since digital photos […]

How to Make Your Photos Look Better With GIMP

This post explains how to make your photos look better with GIMP, a free open source application, sometimes called the “poor man’s Photoshop.” Photos often need corrections to look their best, such as: exposure correction (making the photo lighter or darker), color correction (getting rid of unnatural hues and making whites appear white), sharpening (making […]