Digital Photography

Another one of my hobbies is digital photography. It's so wonderful to be able to snap picture after picture and not have to worry about using up anything but batteries. The materials that follow are step-by-step tutorials working with a program called The GIMP. It is an image editor similar to Adobe Photoshop, except that it is open source and free!

Whether you have taken this class or not, feel free to use the resources and either refresh your memory or learn about something brand new!


GIMP for Windows
GIMP Tutorials
GUG - GIMP User Group


1.) Installing the GIMP on your computer (pdf)
2.) Getting started with the GIMP (pdf)
3.) More with the GIMP (pdf)
4.) Working with landscape photos (pdf)
5.) Working with layers (pdf)
6.) Working with groups of pictures (pdf)

Some of the above tutorials reference specific pictures to work with. Below are the pictures. Simply click on the one you want. Then right click on the picture after it loads and choose "Save picture as..." to download it to your computer to use in the tutorial.


Student Work
Check out these examples of some of the work students did in the class.

If you have any questions regarding the material on this page, please feel free to email me. All of the downloads are materials that were created or complied by me. You may copy and reproduce any or all of the materials as you desire.

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