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Ellipse Select tool

Ellipse Select tool: GIMP Essential Training
Ellipse Select tool: GIMP Essential Training

When you want to target a change to a specific part of an image in GIMP, you need to make a selection. In this video, Mike Rankin shows how to use the ellipse select tool to make selections, how to constrain the selection to a perfect circle, how to draw a selection from the center, how to use handles to resize and reshape rectangular selections, and how to use antialiasing, which will smooth out selection curves and diagonal lines.

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Design Page Layout Photography Retouching GIMP

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