GIMP Image Editor – Part 2 (Selection tools explained)

GIMP image editor provides a complete set of basic editing tools that let you perform variety of tasks. Broadly, these tools fall under five major categories known as Selection tools, Paint tools, Transform tools, Colour tools and Other tools. In part-I (http://www.linuxtoday.com/upload/gimp-image-editor-part-i-basic-editing-tools-121003095959.html) of this series we presented an overview of these tools. In this article, we will discuss the functioning of each selection tool in detail and learn how it works.