Ronald Greeley Center for Planetary Studies

Software – GIMP


The GNU Image Manipulation Program (GIMP) is a multiplatform photo manipulation tool. GIMP is suitable for a variety of image manipulation tasks, including image processing, photo composition, and image construction.

GIMP can also 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.

GIMP is available for Unix, Windows, and Mac; and is known to work on GNU/Linux, Apple Mac OS X (Darwin), Microsoft Windows 95, 98, NT4, and 2000, XP, Vista, Windows 7, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD, Solaris, SunOS, AIX, HP-UX, Tru64, Digital UNIX, OSF/1, IRIX, OS/2, BeOS and Linux.

As an Open Source Software application, GIMP is freely distributed and is released under the free software license GNU General Public License.

GIMP Home page

Page last updated: Dec. 13, 2016


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