Akkana Peck is a freelance software developer and the author of
the recent book "Beginning GIMP: From Novice to Professional."
She has been working with open source software for some 20 years
and has contributed to GIMP, Mozilla and an assortment of other
Akkana is a longtime member of the GIMP community and enjoys giving
GIMP courses and presentations, as well as filling up her hard drive
with digital images. She lives in San Jose, California, with her
husband and a motley assortment of old computers.