Olivier Lecarme is a professor emeritus in computer science at the University of Nice, France. He has a doctorate in computer science. He has been a professor at the Universities of Grenoble, Montreal, Lausanne, and Nice, and has taught many aspects of computer science, including programming language fundamentals and graphics processing.
Karine Delvare is a web development consultant. She has a Masters in Computer Science, with a specialization in image and sound, and has collaborated on the GIMP development project. She lives in Mérignac, near Bordeaux, France.
The only reason I can think why anyone other than a professional designer would pay for Photoshop is that they don't know about GIMP. Read morePublished 6 months ago by J. Marks
Very comprehensive, covers everything you could possibly need. Easy to understand step-by-step format with loads of illustrations. You will never need another GIMP manual. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer
Well worth the money,. Very clear instructive writing and learnt a lot more than reading through the Gimp manual online.Published 10 months ago by glentana
This is a great book for any one who wants to move from Photoshop to Gimp. The fact that you can download the exercise files so that you too can play along is a great bonus. Read morePublished 20 months ago by gordhandas
Excellent Manual makes open source graphics as good as the propietory leader. It has been uswd to improve variou websitesPublished 21 months ago by Bobsteam
The book disappoints. It seems to be based on the notion that the reader is little more than one of the apes of Tarzan. Read morePublished 22 months ago by ingahil