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Gimp Beginner – Straight Line, Circle

This tutorial shows you how you can create straight lines and circles with GIMP. Using the shift key a straight line can be drawn, instead of relying on the imprecision of the mouse. A perfect circle can be drawn by setting the aspect ratio of an ellipse. Lets start by creating a new file. Open up Gimp, A window titled GNU Manipulation Program as seen below should pop up. In…

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Gimp Beginner – Complex Shapes

This tutorial shows you how you can create filled squares, circles and free form complex shapes with GIMP. Using the toolbox options we can control whether we have a rectangle or square and similarly an ellipse or circle. The toolbox also helps us pick the fill color for any shape. Lets start by creating a new file. Open up Gimp, A window titled GNU Manipulation Program as seen below should…

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Print Screen on Steroids

For many novice users, not realizing that the PrtScn key (Print Screen on some keyboards) was not printing their screen became a revelation when they understood that it was instead sending the image to the clipboard. Combining ALT with the PrtScn key brought them a new nirvana when they realized that would capture the active window. Capturing multiple active windows or one screen of a multiple screen setup did not…