View Full Version : A GIMP script and plug-in overview

11-27-2008, 07:55 AM
I thought that it would be a nice idea to have an overview over all scripts and plug-ins we posted here on CG.

Makes it easier to find them :)

I'll try to keep this threat up to date, just drop me a pm or post here if one script/plug-in is missing in my list :)

isomage's scripts for GIMP
* Random cave generator (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?p=40571#post40571)
Generates random caves in GIMP, Designed to use in conjuction with RobA's Subterrainian Map Prettier Script (Link below)

* Selection area finder (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3681)
Find the perimeter of the current selection in pixels and the area as a percentage of the total image area

RobA's scripts for GIMP
* Rotation Brush (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?p=9206)
Creates a rotating brush.

* Gradient from Image (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=2170)
Creates a gradient from an image

* Mosaik Tile Helper (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showpost.php?p=23579&postcount=40)
Play around with mosaiks

* Random Density Map (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?p=25584)
Randomly fills an area with a brush.

* Subterrainian Map Prettier Script (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?p=30056)
Create nice battlemaps and dungeons

* Tapered Stroke Path (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?p=32810)
Creates tapered rivers

* Random rotate floating layer (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showpost.php?p=33355&postcount=16)
Randomly rotates a layer

* Batch convert to Pattern (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3158)
Convert a directory of images into patterns for GIMP

* Better Seamless Tiles (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showpost.php?p=35119&postcount=27)
Makes a tile seamless

* Tile Shuffle (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=4008)
Randomly shuffles tiles. Tile size can be set.

* Scale Pattern (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=4040)
Resizes current pattern and copies it to the clipboard.

sambrookjm Scripts
* Compass rose script (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=4098)

Sagenlicht GIMP Plug-ins
* GURM (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3293)
GIMP Unified Resource Manager

* Render a planet or moon (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3439)
Renders a planet or moon

* Create starfield (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3395)
Creates a starfield

* Creating torn old paper (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=2901)
Creates torn old paper. Based on a tutorial by RobA

Recommended scripts/plug-ins from other sites
* Layerfx (http://gimp-registry.fargonauten.de/node/186)
The Layerfx script is a great script that is adding following layer effects:
Drop Shadow, Inner Shadow, Outer Glow, Inner Glow, Bevel and Emboss, Satin,
Color Overlay, Gradient Overlay, Pattern Overlay and Stroke.

How do you install those scripts?
If you have a .scm file (called script-fu) just copy it to your scripts folder, usually found at "Documents ans Settings\<Your Username>\>Your GIMP Version>\scripts".

For .py files (python plug-ins called python-fu) please take a look here (http://www.cartographersguild.com/showthread.php?t=3060).