How do you change the brightness of a photo?

Asked by sarah heidema on 2011-02-06

I am working on some photos, and I would like to make them brighter/add contrast -- where is the tool to do that?

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pbhj (pbhj) said : #1

You should use a photo editor or "raster editor" for this sort of job and not a vector graphics program.

What OS are you on?

sarah heidema (s-heidema-84) said : #2

I am running on XP.
can I download a "raster editor" similar to Inkscape?

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jazzynico (jazzynico) said : #3

Hello,

Gimp (www.gimp.org/) could help you.

sarah heidema (s-heidema-84) said : #4

rock! thanks!!! :)

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jazzynico (jazzynico) said : #5

You're welcome!