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Photoshop effect layering

I have a .psd file and on some of the layers I have 'Layer styles' applied to it, e.g. drop shadows, stokes, etc. When I open it up in GIMP all of my layer styles have disappeared.

Does anyone know of any plug-ins or any future development plans to fix this problem?

Thanks..

GIMP is adding methods that are similar and maybe even superior to Photoshop's layer styles.See http://www.gegl.org/ for details (current versions of GIMP do already use this library, but without any effects that are visible to users).

This won't necessarily help to improve the PSD support, though - PSD is a closed format.

You may want to check out my plugin, which tries to replicate this functionality (it can't read styles from PSD files, though).
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