Chapter 2. Improving Digital Photos
You have your shiny new digital camera, and it takes great pictures.But straight out of the camera, the photos are huge, and far too big to put on a website or email to friends. Maybe they also have other problems you'd like to correct before you show them to anyone.
This chapter will explore some of the most common ways you can use GIMP to improve your digital photos and share them with the world. It will cover the following:
Brightening and darkening
The first step in editing any image is to open it.
If GIMP isn't running yet, you can start it by dragging one or more images to GIMP's desktop icon (if you have one), or simply run ...