Record Steps with History Log

Use the History Log in Photoshop to record post-processing steps to provide a detailed record of the image changes you made. This is critical for compliance with image integrity and image ethics.

How to set up audit trail in Image J:

Only a workaround is available in Image J: One can record a macro while doing steps, and then save the macro.

1. Plugins > Macros > Record
2. Keep macro record tool open while working on images
3. When done, click Create button
4. In next window: File > Save As
Provide file name with .txt at end as format (file will open in any text editor)

How to set up History or Audit Log in GIMP:

Not available as of January 2018.

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