Download Graphic Design Gimp - Best Software & Apps

  • GIMP

    2.8.22

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Open source image editor gets even better

    7
    8372 votes
    • PROS: Multiplatform, Powerful image editing tools, Lots of interface tweaks to make it newbie friendly, Single-window mode, Powerful free image editing program
    • CONS: Can't view multiple items in single-window mode, Not many included automated features
  • GIMP

    2.8.14

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Open source image editor gets even better

    6
    765 votes
    • PROS: Multiplatform, Powerful image editing tools, Lots of interface tweaks to make it newbie friendly, Single-window mode, FINALLY runs natively on the Mac
    • CONS: Can't view multiple items in single-window mode, Not many included automated features
  • Pinta

    1.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    A simpler alternative to GIMP

    6
    54 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to use, Support for layers, Nice set of drawing tools and photo effects, Unlimited undo-redo
    • CONS: Still in development, Some tools are disabled, May be unstable, Requires Mono
  • Gimp Paint Studio

    Beta 1.5.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free (gpl) Design & photography program for Windows

    7
    101 votes
    • GIMPshop

      Fix1 2.2.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Make The GIMP look like Adobe Photoshop

      6
      127 votes
      • PROS: Makes using The GIMP much like Photoshop, Much easier to use interface and conventions than The GIMP
      • CONS: Suffers from instability
    • GimpPainter

      2.6.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      GIMP clone optimized for Mac OS X

      6
      47 votes
      • SeaShore

        0.1.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Simple, free image editor based on GIMP

        5
        37 votes
        • PROS: Simpler to use than GIMP, OS X style interface
        • CONS: Lacks functionality of GIMP, May be prone to instability
      • GIMP Extensions

        2.8.20140204

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        View, edit and convert your images with GIMP and its extensions

        8
        27 votes
        • PROS: Lots of add-ons and extensions for GIMP
        • CONS: Lack of instructions
      • Gimp Painter

        (Mixbrush) 2.6.11

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Edit your photos and drawings for free

        7
        164 votes
        • Portable GIMP

          2.8.6

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Take the popular GNU image editor anywhere with you

          7
          528 votes
          • PROS: GIMP made portable!, Includes everything you need to work on your pics
          • CONS: Learning curve is a bit steep
        • GimPhoto

          1.4.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free alternative to Photoshop based on GIMP

          6
          32 votes
          • PROS: Inlcudes 20 GIMP plugins by default, Feels much closer to Photoshop, Lots of powerful editing tools, Extensive Help documentation
          • CONS: Still a bit awkward compared to using Photoshop, Lacks advanced features of Photoshop
        • GIMP FX Foundry

          2.6-1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          A Free (GPL) Design & photography program for Windows

          7
          15 votes
          • GimPhoto

            Portable 1.4.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Portable USB stick version of GimPhoto

            5
            13 votes
            • PROS: Inlcudes 20 GIMP plugins by default, Feels much closer to Photoshop, Lots of powerful editing tools, Extensive Help documentation, Portable
            • CONS: Still a bit awkward compared to using Photoshop, Lacks advanced features of Photoshop
          • Gimp.app

            2.8.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            self contained application bundle for The GIMP

            6
            122 votes
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            3(Mixbrush) 2.6.111646.8Windows
            4Fix1 2.2.81276.5Windows, Mac
            52.8.147656.1Mac