On 15.3.2014 at 5:04 PM crumpy_panda wrote:
Is there a hidden option for a complete non destructive worklfow ? like
adjustment layers and non permanent filter in photoshop ?
GIMP has no adjustment layers, but we're working on a non-destructive
workflow. At the next LibreGraphicsMeeting in Leipzig there will be
an [agenda item] on how a non-destructive workflow will look in GIMP.
I'm not sure whether GIMP's solution will be adjustment layers but
I am curious.
For now you can use layers and layer masks to work non-destructively.
What exactly do you mean with non-permanent filters in Photoshop?
Do you mean the Smart filters?
how important is a non destructive workflow for the developers ?
are they aware
that it isnt possible right now ? is it planned to get it implemented better ?
It is important and we're working on it. Look out for GEGL.
See also our [roadmap] and the [GEGL porting matrix].
the layer folders seem to be a neglected child.. why?
In GIMP you can group layers with Layer groups. Unfortunately they
don't have masks, but this is a work in progress (see the first
item on the roadmap).
[GEGL porting matrix]:
gimp-user-list mailing list
List address: firstname.lastname@example.org
List membership: https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/gimp-user-list
List archives: https://mail.gnome.org/archives/gimp-user-list