GIMP is a free and cross-platform professional photography and image editor.
Thanks to this software we will be able to perform all kinds of manipulations and tweak to our images/photos. It will be easy to improve the focus of our photos, create black and white images, remove blemishes, or clone objects.
We can configure the interface of GIMP to display the tools we use the most and place them in the right place. Getting in this way an interface completely according to our tastes and needs. Thanks to the support of graphics tablets and MIDI interface, we can accelerate the pace of our work and use the software in a totally professional way, because we can program the external controller to perform the functions that we want, according to the button or key we have pressed.
This software is recommended for both beginners and professionals, because it allows to draw a basic painting and colouring using the various brushes included in the program, or to make professionals adjustments in high-quality photographs. The novice user will be able to reduce the tools that appear on the screen, while the professional users will be able to take advantage of the wide variety of tools and display them in an additional monitor, in addition to extending the functionality of the program by using almost 100 available plugins.
GIMP is a graphic editor with a large user base and active development, so in each version it improves and expands the previous one. Without reaching the height of Photoshop, GIMP provides us with a professional edition environment for free and without any cost. It is available for all major PC Operating Systems: Windows, Mac and Linux.