Holy mackerel! Just under 48 hours since it launched and the @BlenderArtists Discourse migration Kickstarter campaign has already hit its first funding goal! The Blender community never ceases to be incredible. Let's see if we can hit the next one!
Okay, so GIMP 2.9.8 is finally out. On-canvas gradients editing, faster color space conversions, slightly improved PSD support, bugfixes etc. https://www.gimp.org/news/2017/12/12/gimp-2-9-8-released/ https://mastodon.social/media/QIT7JdiOYxylJ3upmaE
Rolf Steinort (Meet the GIMP)
One of my favorite things about getting out to LGM2014 in Leipzig was getting a chance to meet hte one and only Rolf Steinort - creator of "Meet the GIMP" (https://meetthegimp.org/) and @creativecommons advocate
The new Clip Warning display filter in GIMP visualizes under-/overexposed areas in an image. It works nicely (for floating point prcision images only), but, as all display filters go, is rather cumbersome to enable. That's something the team is interested to fix. Oh, and the feature was added after it had been requested in our mailing list by a user. Here's a short video: https://youtu.be/-MnTVb59iwc