Create a Photo Collage in GIMP

Michael Davies, GIMP Photo Editing Tutorials

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7 Lessons (31m)
    • 1. Creating a New Collage Composition Skillshare Version

      6:01
    • 2. Dividing Up Your Composition Using Guides

      3:26
    • 3. Importing Multiple Images as Layers

      4:14
    • 4. Adjusting Layers Using the Scale Tool

      6:04
    • 5. Using Layer Masks to Mask Out Overlapping Areas

      5:17
    • 6. Add Text to Your Collage

      3:08
    • 7. Saving and Exporting Your Collage Skillshare Version

      3:02

About This Class

Learn how to create a photo collage using multiple images using GIMP 2.10, the free photo editing software most similar to Photoshop (but without the price tag). In this class, I show you the entire process for creating a collage from start to finish, including how to create a new composition, how to import multiple images as layers, scaling your layers using the scale tool, adding layer masks to mask out overlapping images, adding text, and exporting your final collage to the best file types for print and the web.

This is a great class for beginners who want to learn more about the GIMP program, as well as those who want to learn how to make their own photo collages The knowledge gained from this class can be used for personal or professional projects - no paid software required.