By Clare Brandt | PC World | Published: 16:57, 14 March 2012
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GIMP, or GNU Image Manipulation Program, is an entirely free, open source image editor and creator that - now in its seventeenth year of development - finally seems ready to take on the big guns. Criticised for years for being too oddball, too unstable, too un-Photoshop-like, GIMP has finally edged its way into the mainstream. Yes, it's still really different from Photoshop, but after two decades of Photoshop, is that really a bad thing?