GIMP Developers

Are you a software developer? Do you want to contribute to one of the most popular open source projects? Use the links below to find helpful developer resources.


  • Download the GIMP SDK - The GIMP SDK provides the documentation, samples, files, libraries, and tools you need to develop applications that leverage GIMP's image editing capabilities.
  • Developer Resources - Get more information about the GIMP software developers kit here.
  • Additional Resources - Learn other methods of getting involved besides programming.

Gimp is an open source product developed by The GIMP Development Team licensed under GNU GPL. Source code for Gimp can be found here.