Selections, Resizing Selections and Moving Selections

Note: This post is for the newbies starting on learning GIMP.  Note that I am using GIMP 2.6 and any reference hereto are applicable to the said and later versions.

Selections? What are those?

Well, some refer to them as “Marching Ants”. Basically, these are portions in your canvas, if you will, that you can perform specific actions or it defines an area where an action is constrained to.

There are lots of ways in creating a selection on GIMP. We have the Rectangular Select Tool, Ellipse Select Tool, Free Select Tool and etc. Continue reading Selections, Resizing Selections and Moving Selections