What is Open Source?
• Open source does not just mean access to the source file.
It also means:
– Free Redistribution
– Derived Works
– No Discrimination
• and many other meanings that all lead to Freedom!
Keywords: Open Source
Why Open Source?
• better quality
• higher reliability
• more flexibility
• lower cost
• It’s an end to predatory vendor lock-in.
What is O.S Graphics?
o Using O.S software to design:
• 2D Graphics software
• Animation software
• 3D Graphics software
o Open Designs
• stands for GNU Image Manipulation Program
• It is a freely distributed piece of software for such
– photo retouching
– image composition
– image authoring.
• It works on many operating systems, in many languages.
• Official site http://www.gimp.org/
• Inkscape works in the Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) file
• Inkscape supports many advanced SVG features
• Inkscape is available in packages for Linux, Windows and
Mac OS X.
• Official site http://www.inkscape.org
Keywords: SVG, Inkscape
• Synfig is a powerful, industrial-strength
vector-based 2D animation software package,
designed from the ground-up for producing
feature-film quality animation with fewer
people and resources.
– 3D Studio Max
– Cinema 4D
• Official Site http://www.blender.org
• “Open Designs” means sharing your design with other
people so you can take advantage of their experiences.
– Share your design in the right place.
– Share your design with the right people.
– Make sure to pick the suitable license when sharing your
Keywords: Open Designs