Ghacks: "If you’ve ever tried your hand at The GIMP, you know that, at first, The GIMP can be a bit challenging to learn. That is coming from an adult. Imagine a younger user attempting to use The GIMP."
A Million Chimpanzees: "I know that GIMP 2.7.0 is the next stable version to be released and understood that it wasn't going to become available until the end of 2010 or the beginning of 2011. What's GIMP 2.6.9 have to offer?"
I'm a field tech and daily I upload between 10-30 pics to my company, the files are huge so I open them ALL w/Gimp and re-save them but change the quality slider to 20 to reduce file size. After months of this it's getting old. Is there a way to do say, an entire dir at once?
For those interested in the next major update to the GIMP graphics editing application (GIMP 2.8), it now has a tentative release date. GIMP's Martin Nordholts has announced on his blog that GIMP 2.8 is scheduled for release on the 27th of December of this year.