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Intro to Image Editing with GIMP

Intro to Image Editing with GIMP

Note: This is a hybrid online/in-person workshop. This form is for attending in person. If you would prefer to attend this workshop online, please see this link instead: https://libcal.uvic.ca/calendar/go/gimp

Are you a UVic student, staff, or faculty member and want to learn more about free, open-source alternatives to Adobe Photoshop? If so, then this hands-on workshop will give you an introduction to image editing using GIMP software.

Participants will be familiar with the following by the end of this workshop:

  • The common uses of GIMP 
  • How to access basic tools and navigate menus
  • How to use layers
  • How to do simple edits to a photograph (healing tool, convert to black and white, increase contrast, crop)
  • How to resize an image for easier online sharing
  • How to use Open As Layers to insert an image into a project
  • How to use the Color Picker tool to select a color and use the Bucket Fill tool to add color to an area
  • How to use the Foreground Select Tool
Monday, November 29, 2021
11:30am - 1:00pm
Time Zone:
Pacific Time - US & Canada (change)
Digital Scholarship Commons A308
Mearns Centre for Learning - McPherson Library (LIB)
  Faculty     Graduate students     Undergraduate students     UVic staff  
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