#1: How to Download and Install GIMP
GIMP stands for
GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed
piece of software that is like a scaled down version
of Adobe Photoshop, yet of course it's easy to use.
You'll be shown where to download GIMP and how to install
Understanding GIMP's Features and Tools
Just like any software,
knowing and understanding the features you will be using
in the future videos is a must, so you save time trying
to figure them out later.
How to Make Web 2.0 Shiny Buttons Using GIMP
It's the new trend
of graphics, graphics that come to life. So, every wonder
how people make those shiny buttons that come to life?
We'll you'll learn just that in this video.
How to Create Image Reflections and Shadows Using GIMP
Have you noticed
how companies create ecovers and screenshots and they
have cool reflections and shadows that make them look
like you're staring at the real thing? In this video,
you'll learn how easy it is to actually take any picture
and create a reflection and shadow with this free tool,
How to Create a Shiny Badge Using GIMP
You've seen those
shiny badges people use on their sales pages that announce
special sales. Creating badges in GIMP is very straightforward.
You'll learn how to manipulate the shapes GIMP gives
you to create a professional shiny looking badge so
you can start adding them to your sales pages like the
How to Create a Web 2.0 Text Logo with a Reflection
By now, you've
probably realized that when people say Web 2.0 graphics,
what they mean is new style or new look graphics are
being given. Well, long long ago, text logos looked
bland and normally were made up one purely one color,
no gradients and no shiny look. In this video, you'll
learn how to give your text logos a cool shiny gradient
look, as well as a reflection. This is something many
designers create nowadays.
How to Create a Cool Web 2.0 Striped Style Header Using
Don't know how
to draw and don't have a sense of creativity? Don't
worry, we'll take everything you've learned so far and
create an eye catchy Web 2.0 header that has stripes.
You can use these headers on the top of your sales pages,
or even any other landing pages.