Sketch Effect using Gimp

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Simple process for simulating a pencil sketch of an image or photograph using the open source image processing software, GIMP.


dharveymi on 4:36PM Mon, 25 May 2009

Selecting Image



Select an image or photograph with a lot of contrast so the final image will remain sharp.  From the Color menu chose Desaturate.  For each dialog box in this tutorial, use the options in the images that accompany the tutorial.  In this case, choose Luminosity and click OK.

Tutorial Comments


deno1  10:19AM Sun, 12 July 2009

Nice work