Expert Evaluation Notes
To evaluate GIMP functionality we went through our eight user scenarios. We focused on functionality that would support users to achieve their goals, while executing these essential tasks. Within some of the scenarios we have already thought about some initial design solutions, because the required functionality was not there.
the raw notes are filed under their user scenarios:
edit photo-realistic images to production/exhibition quality. read notes for this scenario.
composing images from multiple photos. read notes
Creating original art
creating original art, a collage of found images and wild brushwork. read notes
designing icons with in cooperation with vector programs. read notes
Working on icon container
edit existing icons. read notes.
Creating Web images
creating bitmap elements for web pages, also using photographic material. read notes
Creating macros & scripts
automating repetitive tasks and create 'black boxes.' read notes
perform graphic operations on many files. read notes