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Does anyone know how this image was edited and how I can replicate the effect? Original included

Its not possible to do this in with normal image editor functions. Because the normal map is the gradient of the depth map. Now since gradient is a partial derivate in 2 directions, you would have to ...
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Does anyone know how this image was edited and how I can replicate the effect? Original included

From what I can tell, looks like you want to convert a Normal Map to a Height/Displacement Map. As far as I know, there's no functionality to do this in GIMP, or even Photoshop. Anyway, I found some ...
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Does anyone know how this image was edited and how I can replicate the effect? Original included

Looks like it's a bump map, generated from your original to speed up rendering a 3D model where the surface should have a material texture with depth. It's needed for example in computer games and 3D ...
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