This thread shall only serve advanced skinners using Gimp 2.8.4 and higher. I will not cover any basic skinning tutorials in here. If you have any questions about importing and modifying skins for IL-2 Battle of Stalingrad pls visit this thread: http://forum.il2stur...-skinning-gimp/   Since my recent posts about basic Alpha channel work have been moved / mashed up I decided to create a new thread covering all steps of modifying Alpha channels in Gimp exclusively. I'm sry for this large post b