Gimp 2 is a free soft where also called the GNU Image Manipulation Program 2. Gimp 2 is a program used for skinning. it is used to edit the .dds file and is often referred to as "a free alternitive to photoshop". Its many tools are Dodging, Burning, Blurring, Sharpening, Blening, airbrush, coler picking and much more. Gimp 2 offers a simpler approach to skinning, offering many of the same features as Photoshop or Paintshop Pro.