GIMP 2.8.12 has just been released, with a lot of bug fixes. This release is a bugfix release in the stable 2.8 series, no new features were added. GIMP is an open source tool that lets you create and edit images. It can also be used for tasks such as photo retouching, image composition and image authoring. It works on many operating systems and in many languages. GIMP 2.8.12 Change Log Core: OSX: Fix migration code for old GIMP directories Fix brush sizes when used from plug-ins Windows: Allow to Explorer-open files with UTF-8 characters in the filename Make XCF loading more robust against broken files GUI: Make sure the widget direction matches the GUI language Remove the option to disable the warning when closing a modified image Fix canvas overlay widgets (like the text options) for tablets Make DND work between images in one dockable Plug-ins: Make script-fu-server more secure by listening to 127.