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Meet the GIMP #74: Wrap 10, Philippe!

Meet the GIMP #74: Wrap 10, Philippe!

Posted in Graphics

Philippe takes a forum thread about “texture wrapping” and turns it into a tutorial. During the process he got a real nice tree bark. With texture wrapping you can give a flat texture the look of being on the surface of a 3-dimensional body. This is the domain of Raytracers and 3D programs like Blender. But for that you need a mathematical model of the body in question. This is not ...

Tags: Design, GIMP, Meet the GIMP, Broadcasting, Screencasts, texture wrapping



Meet the GIMP #73: Layers

Meet the GIMP #73: Layers

Posted in Graphics

This week Rolf tries to explain layers, the layers dialogue  and layer modes. The image on the left is a result of a little play with layers: a layer with a screen shot of GIMP was duplicated, set to “Grain Extract” mode, shifted two pixels to the left and top and than duplicated again. Looks nice - but why? Layers are an important tool in image manipulation. You can isolate di...

Tags: Design, GIMP, layers, Meet the GIMP, Broadcasting, Screencasts


Meet the GIMP #72: A Letter from Max

Meet the GIMP #72: A Letter from Max

Posted in Graphics

Today we have a guest on the “from scratch” slot. Max from Munich shows ho to make an envelope like this one. His Homepage is at http://milian-web.byto.de The TOC (Times are coming up) Background Texture for paper Link to the original PS tutorial PSDTUTS (Vintage Fifties Letter) Gimpressionist for paper texture Airmail border pattern Pattern fill from clipboard Make the border Grung...

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Meet the GIMP #71: Choices

Meet the GIMP #71: Choices

Posted in Graphics

The People of the USA are electing a new President. And we wanted to publish this Election Special some hours ahead of the schedule - but the technology was against us. Encoding problems at midnight and an alarmclock set to 0635 don’t work well together. We wish the US (and the World) a good choice and a not so bleak future as it looks at the moment. Philippe shows how to make the animate...

Tags: Design, GIMP, animation, Meet the GIMP, Broadcasting, Screencasts, displacement, layer modes