LinuxQuestions.org
Welcome to the most active Linux Forum on the web.
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > 2018 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards
User Name
Password
2018 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards This forum is for the 2018 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards.
You can now vote for your favorite projects/products of 2018. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 12th.


Notices


View Poll Results: Raster Graphics Editor of the Year
CinePaint 0 0%
darktable 6 5.13%
DigiKam 3 2.56%
GIMP 93 79.49%
GNU Paint 0 0%
Krita 7 5.98%
RawTherapee 5 4.27%
Shotwell 1 0.85%
Tux Paint 2 1.71%
Voters: 117. You may not vote on this poll

Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 02-11-2019, 11:13 AM   #16
cowlitzron
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2011
Location: Washington state
Distribution: Slackware 14.2 & 15.0, JULinux 20.04 (Ubuntu MATE Focal)
Posts: 183

Rep: Reputation: 36

I voted for the GIMP. But, I sometimes use Chalk which is the rebranded Krita of KOffice 1.6.3 which lives on as part of the Trinity Desktop Environment. Chalk doesn't have all the features of the GIMP, but it appeals to those who want a lightweight editor.
 
Old 02-12-2019, 12:51 AM   #17
ondoho
LQ Addict
 
Registered: Dec 2013
Posts: 17,237
Blog Entries: 10

Rep: Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160Reputation: 5160
^ thing is, I find gimp to be pretty lightweight these days, at least in comparison.
i guess it's (at least partly) because they stick to gtk2 instead of 3.
 
Old 02-14-2019, 02:26 AM   #18
msdobrescu
Member
 
Registered: Feb 2006
Location: Romania
Distribution: Sabayon
Posts: 36

Rep: Reputation: 3
Hi, I think photography is a different thing than graphics editor or painting, so apps like darktable, DigiKam, RawTherapee and other should have their own category.
Of course, a photograph uses several of them with Gimp, but this is a different kind of tool. Also Hugin is a very specialized tool. Maybe several tools to be voted at once?
So should have painting category and photography category. As painting, I'd add Inkscape too.
 
Old 02-14-2019, 03:42 AM   #19
linustalman
Senior Member
 
Registered: Mar 2010
Location: Ireland
Distribution: Debian 10 (Buster) x64
Posts: 4,565

Rep: Reputation: 445Reputation: 445Reputation: 445Reputation: 445Reputation: 445
Smile

A landslide victory for GIMP.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Raster Graphics Editor of the Year jeremy 2016 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards 29 02-06-2017 12:49 AM
Writing your own raster editor? Paralel Linux - General 3 08-20-2009 03:31 AM
LXer: Debate arises over an open raster graphics format LXer Syndicated Linux News 0 07-08-2006 03:03 AM
Raster Image Processor hakcenter Linux - Software 2 11-14-2003 12:32 PM
Raster separation in E0.16 bznutz Linux - Software 0 05-29-2003 02:05 PM

LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > 2018 LinuxQuestions.org Members Choice Awards

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:59 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration