Join Justin Seeley for an in-depth discussion in this video Rotating images, part of GIMP Essential Training (2012).
When it comes to rotating images, there are two basic ways to do this here inside of GIMP,…one of which is on an overall image command level, and then also on a layer by layer level as well,…and so I am going to cover both of those in this movie.…In order to rotate the entire image, meaning everything inside of the contents of the document…you're working on, you can go to the Image menu, and then you can go down to Transform,…and you have the ability to rotate either 90° clockwise, 90° counterclockwise, or rotate 180°.…If you selected one of these, it would automatically rotate the image in the direction that you specified.…
If you want to go back, just Edit > Undo Rotate Image, and it will bring it right back.…Now, one of the interesting things here is that you don't get the ability to rotate on…arbitrary level. You can't just rotate based on a certain degree. You have to go in 90° increments.…However, you can get around this by using the Rotate Tool, and so what you can do now…is just go grab the Rotate Tool, and with the Rotate Tool selected, you can actually click…
- What is GIMP?
- Performing nondestructive edits with layers
- Exploring blend modes
- Adjusting transparency
- Making selections
- Creating layer masks
- Adjusting color and contrast with Curves, Levels, and other auto adjustments
- Sharpening images
- Using patterns and gradients in your images
- Fixing image flaws
- Enhancing photos with filters
- Automating your workflow
Skill Level Beginner
Q: This course was updated on 09/04/2014. What changed?
A: We added a movie that explains why you can't achieve some of the effects shown in these tutorials in the Windows version of GIMP. This is due to the fact some plugins have been removed since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
Q: I don't have access to some of the tools and can't create some of effects shown in this course. What's wrong?
A: Unfortunately, some plugins have been removed from the Windows version of GIMP since this course was recorded. Watch the "IMPORTANT: Before we get started" to learn more about how these changes will impact you.
Photoshop CS6 Essential Trainingwith Julieanne Kost10h 30m Beginner
Learning Photoshop for Design (2011)with Deke McClelland3h 36m Appropriate for all
1. Getting Started
2. Working with Layers
3. Creating Selections and Masks
4. Manipulating Images
5. Working with Paths
6. Working with Text
7. Using the Paint Tools
8. Fixing Image Flaws
9. Exploring the Filters
10. Automating Tasks
Using the batch processor5m 15s
11. Printing and Saving Images
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