image editors

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Inkscape logo

(on Wikipedia)
https://inkscape.org/

SVG editor

This is in my toolkit for whenever I need to do anything with SVG files. For just converting them, I use GIMP.

It is meant for image creation and not editing. I've used this for several projects, like my Chinese flash cards.



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GIMP logo

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: gimp
https://www.gimp.org/

An incredibly capable (and therefore very convoluted) image editor.

I use this:

  • GNU Image Manipulation Program
  • Often called "The Gimp".



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ghostscript logo

Software >

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: Ghostscript
https://ghostscript.com/

A suite of software for dealing with PDFs.

It's a requirement for other software, and I only care about actually using it for repairing PDFs.



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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

was http://freshmeat.sourceforge.net/projects/jpegoptim/
https://www.kokkonen.net/tjko/projects.html
https://github.com/tjko/jpegoptim

Optimizes JPEG images, performing magic to reduce size, or optionally stripping metadata for even further savings, or performing lossy re-compression for potentially extraordinary size reduction.

I like this idea, and it's actually freed up a significant amount of space. Being able to take a 5MB file and knock it down to 1MB while maintaining excellent visual quality.. is astonishing

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Software > Digital editing >

(on Wikipedia)
https://apps.kde.org/graphics/org.kde.kolourpaint/ [ 1 ] was https://kde.org/applications/graphics/org.kde.kolourpaint
www.kolourpaint.org

The only decent paint program I've seen.

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TODO - add my notes, and scripts

Imagemagick logo

Software > Digital editing >

(on Wikipedia)
Chocolatey: imagemagick
https://imagemagick.org/script/index.php

ImageMagick is a software suite to create, edit, compose, or convert bitmap images.

It's pretty fucking magickal.

  • TODO - I didn't note the actual commands I use



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