Xnview Viewing and editing digital images with XnviewDec 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 managerNov 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 GIMPOct 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 GIMPSep 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 CelestiaSep 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 ManagerAug 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 MetapixelAug 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 InkscapeJul 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 »
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