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The Synfig Manual is a community driven effort to which anyone can contribute. Whether you like to fix a tiny spelling mistake or rewrite an entire chapter, your help with the Synfig manual is most welcome!


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  • Mattia Basaglia (mbasaglia)
  • Jerome Blanchi (D.j.a.y)
  • Konstantin Dmitriev (morevnaproject)
  • Ankit Kumar Dwivedi (ankit-kumar-dwivedi)