It's been a crazy week with all this "let's vote for Adobe Premiere port to Linux". I kept wondering what free/libre projects can we realistically support financially instead, so I started digging and talking to devs. Here is the result:
#GIMP is a free open source alternative to Photoshop. It's probably the leading free graphics software, with new releases for over 22 years so far 👍
It's intended for photographers, illustrators, designers etc and lets you manipulate photos and create graphics.
It's available for Windows, Mac and Linux from the official site:
You can also follow GIMP on here:
HarfBuzz is looking for an Emacs developer who knows a right-to-left writing system (like Arabic) to help port Emacs's text chain to use HarfBuzz.
babl and GEGL are starting to get deep and proper CMYK support now, paving the likely road ahead for GIMP https://www.patreon.com/posts/22901518
We're making changes to the #Inkscape command line. To be sure we accommodate as many use cases as we can, we need your help! Please post examples and descriptions of how you use the command line here: http://www.inkscapeforum.com/viewtopic.php?f=22&t=34223#p106838
(Please also Boost for reach, thanks! 💕 )
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