>On Mon, Jul 23, 2012 at 4:55 AM, Susan Bishop wrote:
>> This is probably a common question but the main thing putting me off using
>> GIMP is the horrible user interface. Are you ever going to upgrade it?
>We've been gradually improving it since 2006. I'm sorry to hear that
>you haven't even noticed that.
I'm going with "accidental troll." Some people think anything that isn't what
they expect is bad. Personally, I'm pretty cool with GiMP's UI. I know where
just about everything is and I know where to find what I'm looking for. I
don't see anything wrong with it. And after playing with the single window
interface for a bit, I went back to multiple windows. I like multiple
windows... works great for multiple monitors or for making the most of smaller
And if someone comes in and says "it should be more like..." I'm just going
shake my head. I don't know photoshop all that well. When I tried to use it,
it simply lacked the usability I have with GiMP. Photoshop's UI, therefore,
sucks. How do you like them apples? And seriously, what's with the way
Photoshop does layers? When I create a new layer, I want control over the
size, shape, color and all that. Sorry... didn't mean to make this into a rant
against Photoshop... but isn't "good" relative to expectations and familiarity?
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