Open source software for writers, designers and musicians: yes it is free
The last few days I have been glued to a computer screen working with two free, open-source design programs, and I’m so appreciative of the free love, I’m going to spread it. Here are some great free programs that you can trust:
GIMP – Same for you, Adobe Photoshop. I’ve yet to find anything payware has over the freeware. I can layer, mask, screen, filter, script, add text, edit photos, crop, scale….
Inkscape – Same for you, Illustrator. Vector graphics for flyers, posters, web pages. Manipulate text, color and shape.
Scribus – Same for you, inDesign. I’ll lay out my own book. It’s called Second Coming, currently being edited by yours truly. Soon….
Audacity – Record music, edit sound, mix, sample and much more. Comparable to CakeWalk.
This is a start. I’ve been in this chair ALLLL day preparing artwork for the launch of the new theme. Here we go….