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MozillaQuest: How to Use GIMP: #3--Framing Photos and Images

Mar 01, 2004, 08:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Angelo)

"In today's hands-on tutorial, you will learn how to apply The GIMP's powerful layer and pattern tools to put a frame or border around a digital photo or digital image by editing a photograph in our digital darkroom. It's a simple application of what you already have learned in our Gimp tutorial series about using the Gimp's layer and pattern tools.

"In Part 1 of this tutorial series, we covered some of the most basic elements of photo editing, cropping and scaling (resizing) photos, along with adjusting the brightness and contrast of photos. Then, in Part 2 you learned how to use the GIMP's powerful layer, pattern, and text tools by editing a photograph in our digital darkroom. If you do not know how to use the Gimp to crop and scale photos, adjust brightness and contrast, add text or a pattern to a photo, or create and work with layers, then you should go through the Part 1 and Part 2 tutorials..."

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