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GIMP Course : From Beginner to Pro Photo Editing

Complete Guide - Learn the Free Photo Editor GIMP.
Go From a Beginner to Pro in Photo Editing & Graphic Design.



Start date: TBC

Location: InnoCentre, 72 Tat Chee Avenue, InnoCentre, Kowloon Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong

*A professional certificate* will be awarded by Krystal Institute upon completion of the course.

Do you just wish you knew all of the great things GIMP had to offer (especially as an alternative to or replacement for Photoshop)? Have you taken photos with your camera but don't know how to edit them? Are you struggling to make your images look great or professional in GIMP? Are you curious as to what GIMP can offer as a graphic design program? Not sure which methods are best for getting professional results? 


What you will learn

  1. How to Master GIMP

  2. How to use all the tools in the GIMP toolbox.

  3. The GIMP layout and its most important features

  4. Creating image effects.

  5. Important design and image editing concepts like Layers and Selection Areas

  6. Edit a photo professionally from start to finish.

  7. Use proper methods, not shortcuts, for better and more professional results.

  8. Import photos into GIMP.

  9. Edit photos for print or web.

  10. Make image adjustments using powerful built-in tools and filters.

  11. Touch up photos to remove imperfections or background objects.

  12. Enhance photos for a better finished product.

  13. Crop or resize images with minimal quality loss, including cropping images into a circle shape.

  14. Export your photos to file types supported by GIMP.

  15. Create image compositions that combine graphic design, images, and filters.

  16. Edit black and white photos using recommended tools and methods.

  17. Edit low-light photos

  18. Remove objects from photos and perform other photo manipulations

  19. Repair old and damaged photographs



  1. Know how to take photos with your own camera and upload photos to your computer.

Who this course is for:

  1. All skill levels looking to improve their knowledge of GIMP's features, filters, and tools.

  2. Beginner GIMP users who want to get familiar with this free photo editor.

  3. Photographers who want to edit their photos on a free and powerful piece of software.

  4. Beginner GIMP users who want to learn how to edit their photos.

  5. For those who want to "Photoshop" images but prefer GIMP or don't want to buy Photoshop.

  6. Intermediate GIMP users who have used the program before or are familiar with it but want to expand their knowledge of the photo editing aspects of the program.

  7. For those who want to master the various photo editing tools in GIMP.

  8. For those who want to familiarize themselves with the various design tools in GIMP

  9. For those who want to become more creative with their photo editing.

  10. For users who want to use GIMP for personal or professional art, design, and photography projects


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