Oh please ... now professionalism is a matter of setting one's status. In my forum, there are A LOT of professional photographers and they use a diverse range of tools and yes, it includes GIMP. Drop your judgement on what is professional and what is amateur ... or show us your gallery of professional work! Then maybe some of your comments could be taken seriously.
On Tuesday 14 August 2012 18:59:22 maderios wrote: > On 08/14/2012 05:31 PM, Alexandre Prokoudine wrote: > > On Tue, Aug 14, 2012 at 7:16 PM, maderios<mader...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> Hi Alexandre > >> > >> Really ? In 1987, "digital photography" didn't exist... We > >> (photographers) > >> were using color slides, and the contrast was a big problem... Easier > >> with > >> negative but useless for commercial use. Then, 1990 years, some > >> colleagues > >> began using P$$op for editing and archiving their photos. It was the > >> beginning..... > >> > >> "Thomas renamed his program Photoshop and worked out a short-term deal > >> with > >> scanner manufacturer Barneyscan to distribute copies of the program with > >> a > >> slide scanner" > >> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adobe_Photoshop#Early_history > > > > Your ability to open and read WIkipedia is commendable, but I strongly > > suggest that you read the full history that I linked to :) > > Photographers weren't the reason to create Photoshop. It came next. > > Thanks for the link > The first reason was professionnal, not amateur (like Gimp) then, soon, > professional photography editing. > Recently, amateur people discovered and started using pho$$op. > To improve Gimp, developpers should listen to professional people. > It's a chance.... > > About democracy and Gnu/Linux software developpement: > http://lists.debian.org/debian-user/2012/08/msg00844.html > > Regards > Maderios > > > > _______________________________________________ > gimp-user-list mailing list > firstname.lastname@example.org > https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list -- Fortune cookie for Wednesday, August 15, 2012: Shaw's Principle: Build a system that even a fool can use, and only a fool will want to use it.
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