Latest version of popular image editing software for linux Gimp is now avaible for download. Gimp 2.9.8 is out now with plenty of new features.
Some of the new features in latest GIMP is listed below:
On-Canvas Gradient Editing
Paste in Place
Improved Wavelet Decompose Filter
Translations: Translation of GIMP was updated for 13 languages.
How To Install GIMP on Ubuntu
Current stable release (2.8.x) of GIMP is only available now in Ubuntu Software Centre :