gThumb is a free and open-source image viewer and organizer with options to edit images. It is designed to have a clean and simple user interface and follows GNOME HIG, it integrates well with the GNOME desktop environment.
gThumb v3.8.0 in EDIT mode
|Original author(s)||Paolo Bacchilega|
|Developer(s)||The GNOME Project|
|Stable release||3.8.0 (May 27, 2019 ) [±]|
|Preview release||N/A (not available) [±]|
|Written in||C (GTK+)|
|License||GNU General Public License|
gThumb offers a certain range of image editing operations suited for digital photography, such as the change of image hue, saturation, lightness, contrast or the adjustment of colors and sharpness. It can also crop, scale and rotate images by 90° or custom angles, and it features a red-eye effect removal function. Manipulated images can be saved in the formats JPEG, PNG, TIFF and TGA.
gThumb can export web-based photograph albums with various theme templates. These albums can be uploaded to a website, providing a very simple mechanism for publishing collections of photos on the web.
The first public version was 0.2 in 2001.
It was originally based on GQView. Starting from version 2.12.0 gThumb allows users to export images to various websites. Version 3.0.0 is based on GTK version 3, and supports high quality SVG zoom.
- "[gthumb-list] gThumb 3.8.0 released". 2019-05-27.
- "gThumb Brings Better Photo Browsing and Importing to Linux". Lifehacker, 14 June 2010. Accessed 21 March 2017