Welcome to Gimel Studio v0.2.0

free & open source, Node-based graphics editor for windows and linux.
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Due to the changing UI of Gimel Studio during the current development stage (BETA), the screenshots shown may not reflect the latest version available for download.

What is Gimel Studio?

Gimel Studio is a software project I started writing in the fall of 2019 to provide a high quality node-based graphics editing program with customizable features via an API to script custom nodes and the ability to run on multiple platforms -yet with minimal dependancies.

It features a node-based workflow for realtime compositing, manipulating, generating and adding effects to images -complete with a registry of 10+ nodes (currently) and an API allowing users to script their own custom nodes.

The software currently provides basic image editing features such as rotate, resize and blur effects, as well as more advanced editing capabilities such as generating normal maps for use in 3D from images.

Questions? Comments? Contact me at correctsyntax@yahoo.com

Gimel Studio Features


Explore the features built-in to the latest version of Gimel Studio.
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Edit Images with 10+ Filter, Color & Effects Nodes

Use the Gimel Studio, with the freely non-destructive workflow, support for popular image formats and a library of over 10 different nodes to tweak, adjust and edit raster image graphics to your needs.

Script Your Own Custom Nodes in Python

Add to the functionality already built into the core nodes by creating your own graphic effect, filter or manipulation node in Python using the provided Gimel Studio API.

Edit & Convert Textures for Use in 3D

Edit image textures and convert them to normal maps for use in 3D programs such as Blender, Maya, etc. Use core nodes from the Gimel Studio node registry to generate and export normal maps up to 4K resolution.

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Download the latest version of Gimel Studio for Windows or Linux 64-bit systems.
Although Gimel Studio can be considered stable enough for light production work, it is currently in beta status so all features may not be 100% implemented and there might be bugs. If you do come across any bugs, please report them at correctsyntax@yahoo.com.

Help Develop Gimel Studio


Gimel Studio is an open-source project on Github. You are welcome to contribute to the project in the development and documentation of Gimel Studio. Pull requests and ideas are welcome.