Grokking the GIMP
by Carey Bunks
Publisher: Sams 2000
Number of pages: 352
This book is not about tips and tricks, and it's not a collection of recipes for solving someone's favorite image manipulation problems. It is first about understanding image manipulation concepts, second about knowing which GIMP tools are most effective, and third about the savvy use of these tools.
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