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Easing the Transition to GIMP for Photoshop Users
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Easing the Transition to GIMP for Photoshop Users

Taught in English

Carma Baughman

Instructor: Carma Baughman

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Intermediate level

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45 minutes
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.7

(56 reviews)

What you'll learn

  • Compare GIMP tools to Photoshop tools.

  • Change GIMP Settings to behave more like Photoshop.

  • Compare common editing techniques.

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Guided Project

Learn, practice, and apply job-ready skills with expert guidance

Intermediate level

Recommended experience

45 minutes
Learn at your own pace
No downloads or installation required
Only available on desktop
Hands-on learning
4.7

(56 reviews)

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About this Guided Project

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Become familiar with the GIMP Desktop.

  2. Compare GIMP tools to Photoshop tools and set keyboard shortcuts.

  3. Customize the GIMP desktop to look more like Photoshop.

  4. Customize GIMP settings to behave more like Photoshop.

  5. Create a digital poster.

  6. Save GIMP files and learn about plugins.

Recommended experience

This project assumes the learner is very familiar with Photoshop and has used it for at least 1 year.

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Carma Baughman
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  • Skill-based, hands-on learning

    Practice new skills by completing job-related tasks.

  • Expert guidance

    Follow along with pre-recorded videos from experts using a unique side-by-side interface.

  • No downloads or installation required

    Access the tools and resources you need in a pre-configured cloud workspace.

  • Available only on desktop

    This Guided Project is designed for laptops or desktop computers with a reliable Internet connection, not mobile devices.

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