Use the Laplace Feature on Images in the GIMP Application

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You're watching VisiHow. In this tutorial, we're going to show you how to use the "Laplace" filter in GIMP in Windows 7.

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    You should have the program open and an image ready to use.
    For more information, refer to our tutorials on how to open GIMP and how to open existing documents in GIMP.
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    First, click "Filters" at the top left-hand side of the screen.
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    Then, move the cursor to "Edge-Detect".
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    Click "Laplace" from the menu that appears.
    The effect will be applied automatically without your needing to change any of the settings. This effect is useful for detecting edges in the image and replacing them with a thin white line. The image, however, loses some of the detail.
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