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    Apr 14, 2008
    England, UK
    MacBook Air '13, Mid 2011, 128GB
    Best graphics programs for Mac
    I have just brought a new Macbook (before on windows XP) and I want to install a graphics program like gimp.
    Can you please tell me what is the best free graphics program for macintosh?


    But it has to be free

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    Apr 28, 2006
    iMac Core Duo 20", iBook G4, iPhone 8GB :)
    A lot of people use Pixelmator, the cheap alternative to Photoshop. Not sure about free stuff though. If you are comfortable with Gimp, you can install that as well.

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    Aug 02, 2005
    2.6GHz Core i7 15" MacBook Pro - 8GB DDR3 SDRAM - 750GB 7200 RPM HDD - GeForce 650M GT 1GB VRAM
    Given your conditions, it would have to be Gimp. The easiest way to install it on Mac OS X is found here:

    Have fun. Just be sure you have the latest X11 installed (which you should if you're using OS X 10.5.2 like the new computers come with).

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    Jun 11, 2003
    Mount Vernon, WA
    MacBook Pro 2.6 GHz Core 2 Duo 4GB RAM OS 10.5.2
    Yep only Gimp as far as I am aware...

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    similar thread, and a few suggestions. But mainly Gimp is what people are saying for free graphics software.
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