Episode 162: Rubber Stamped! July 10, 2011

from Meet the GIMP· ·

BTW, I am back. In this video I’ll review the “GIMP 2.6 Cookbook” by Juan Manuel Ferreyra. It is available as e-book and “dead tree edition”. The book is filled with dozens of easy to follow recipes (with a few glitches in them), covering creating graphics, working on photos and doing stuff for web design. There is not much background information in there, you have to be the right learning type to enjoy it. (I got a free e-book for review.) To test the book I “cooked” the recipe for making a rubber stamp. It worked out quite well. On …



BTW, I am back. In this video I’ll review the “GIMP 2.6 Cookbook” by Juan Manuel Ferreyra. It is available as e-book and “dead tree edition”. The book is filled with dozens of easy to follow recipes (with a few glitches in them), covering creating graphics, working on photos and doing stuff for web design. There is not much background information in there, you have to be the right learning type to enjoy it. (I got a free e-book for review.) To test the book I “cooked” the recipe for making a rubber stamp. It worked out quite well. On the way I found a filter that I had never seen before. Finally I show how much the print dialogue in GIMP 2.7 has improved since 2.6. A lot of usability thoughts have gone in there. The video filesize is too large – I am working on shrinking i further. But I wanted to get the show out.