Describes an image-processing library for the Python programming language.
Table of Contents
- 1. Introduction
- 2. Definitions
- 3. Creating objects of class
- 4. The
- 5. Image enhancement: the
- 6. The
- 7. The
- 8. Supported file formats
Python Cookbook -Chapter 11, introduction by Fredrik Lundh
Recipe 11.7. Converting Among Image Formats
This chapter contains recipes for common GUI tasks, mostly with Tkinter, but also a smattering of wxPython, Qt, image processing, and GUI recipes specific to Jython (for JVMJava Virtual Machine), Mac OS X, and IronPython (for dotNET).
Fredrik Lundh, also known as the eff-bot, is the CTO of Secret Labs AB, a Swedish Python-focused company providing a variety of products and technologies. Fredrik is the world's leading expert on Tkinter (the most popular GUI toolkit for Python), as well as the main author of the Python Imaging Library (PIL).He is also the author of Python Standard Library (O'Reilly), which is a good complement to this volume and focuses on the modules in the standard Python library. Finally, he is a prolific contributor to comp.lang.python, helping novices and experts alike.