> > GIMP is an acronym for GNU Image Manipulation Program. It is a freely distributed program for such tasks as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. > >
- The biggest disadvantage of GIMP is that it might tempt you to manipulate graphics in ways you cannot document. This is cool, if you are working on your holiday snaps, but simply inacceptable, when you are working on graphics for your next paper.