Xnview Viewing and editing digital images with Xnview

Dec 01, 2005

Xnview is a handy image viewing and editing tool that is free for private use. We’ll show you around some of the program’s best features.

more »

F-Spot The F-Spot image manager

Nov 01, 2005

Chaos is inevitable when your hard disk fills up with digital photos. The F-Spot image man agement program helps you manage your photo archives effectively and without time consuming sorting.

more »

Web Design with GIMP Web page layouts with the GIMP

Oct 01, 2005

Good homepage design is a question of the layout. Sometimes the best option is to use a graphics program to design the page, then translate the result into HTML code. The versatile image manipulation program GIMP can help.

more »

Tiling in GIMP Creating a seamless, tileable texture in GIMP

Sep 01, 2005

Graphic artists often face the problem of turning a photograph into an image that will tile over a larger surface. This task is not as easy as it sounds, but if you’re up for the challenge, this tutorial will give you a first-hand look at some advanced tools in the GIMP toolkit.

more »

Celestia Touring the galaxy with Celestia

Sep 01, 2005

Space, the final frontier, is a bit too expensive for a short vacation. If a trip to the moon is beyond your budget, why not try Celestia, a free program that brings the galaxy to the comfort of your home.

more »

DeskTOPia: JWM JWM Window Manager

Aug 01, 2005

JWM is a window manager for Linux users who demand an efficient GUI and are not afraid to fire up an editor to get it. If this sounds like the kind of tool you are looking for, read on to discover more about JWM.

more »

Metapixel Photomosaics with Metapixel

Aug 01, 2005

If you're looking for more than a convention tile design, try Metapixel, a free tool that creates attractive photomosaics from a collection of digital images.

more »

Inkscape Vector Graphics Vector graphics with Inkscape

Jul 01, 2005

When it comes to drawing with the computer, professionals often opt for vector graphics. Inkscape brings the power of vector graphics to Linux users. Our workshop demonstrates how to use the program.

more »

Issue 163/2014

Buy this issue as a PDF

Digital Issue: Price $9.99
(incl. VAT)

News