GIMP is a free and open-source graphic design tool. It is used for image manipulation, photo retouching, and digital painting.

Is GIMP Right for Me?

  • GIMP is available for free and is compatible with Windows, Mac OS, and Linux operating systems.
  • GIMP’s feature set is more limited than Photoshop, and some of its tools less powerful. More advanced applications might require Photoshop instead.

How to Get GIMP

GIMP can be downloaded from

Additional Resources:

  • Tutorial courses are available for free to Princeton faculty, staff, and students through LinkedIn Learning.