GIMP is an advanced picture editor. You can use it to edit, enhance, and

retouch photos and scans, create drawings, and make your own images.

It has a large collection of professional-level editing tools and

filters, similar to the ones you might find in Photoshop. Numerous

fine-control settings and features like layers, paths, masks, and

scripting give you total control over your images.

Many image file formats are supported, including JPEG, Photoshop (.psd),

and Paint Shop Pro (.psp) files. It can also be used to scan and print


To open files remotely (like over HTTP), install the gvfs-backends


To use a MIDI device (like a musical keyboard) as an input controller in GIMP,

install libasound2 and read the how-to at /usr/share/doc/gimp/README


Source package: gimp
Source package: gimp

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install gimp deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install gimp