Software update: GIMP 2.10.14

A new version of the open source photo editing program GIMP has been released. The name GIMP is short for ‘GNU Image Manipulation Program’. The software is available for various operating systems, including Windows, FreeBSD, Linux, macOS and Solaris. New in version 2.10 is the GEGL-image processing engine, the canvas can be rotated and we find several new and improved tools. The complete release notes for version 2.10.14 can be found on this page are found, these are in brief the most important improvements:

Here are release highlights:

  • Basic out-of-canvas pixel viewing and editing
  • Optional editing of layers with disabled visibility
  • Foreground Select tool: new Grayscale Preview Mode
  • Newly added Normal Map filter
  • 27 old filters ported to use GEGL buffers
  • HEIF, TIFF, and PDF support improvements
  • Better loading or corrupted XCF files
  • Grayscale workflows order of magnitude faster
  • macOS Catalina compatibility
  • 45 bug fixes, 22 translation updates

Version number 2.10.14
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, BSD, macOS, Solaris, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website The GIMP
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License type GPL