Do it with the GIMPLUT (Look-Up Tables Effects)Brightness and ContrastDemonstration

3.1.2. Demonstration


  1. Open lena.png.
  2. Show its histogram ( <Image> Dialogs Histogram )
  3. Keep the histogram window open.
  4. Access the Brightness and Contrast dialog ( <Image> Layer Colors "Brightness-Contrast..." )
  5. Modify the Brightness and Contrast in some way.

    Note: the entire modified image is displayed in real-time because Brightness and Contrast changes are so easy to calculate.
  6. See how it affects the histogram.

Written by Shlomi Fish