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imread is a simple library which reads and saves images from disk to and from numpy arrays. Its goal is to perform this task simply, so that it can become very stable, leaving more complex image processing for other packages.

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  •  06 Oct 2013 15:20

    Release Notes: This release adds a framework for options (which is not yet used very much, but will be in the future). It fixes loading of 16-bit PNGs.

    •  20 Aug 2013 06:45

      Release Notes: This fixed a hard crash in a particular code path and worked around bugs in older libtiff versions.

      •  29 Jul 2013 13:48

        Release Notes: This release adds TIFF metadata reading and writing and the ability to read from an in-memory blob. Writing TIFF RGB is now supported, and a small bug in TIFF writing has been fixed (the resulting files were not fully standard compliant, so you'd get a warning with some tools).

        •  19 Jun 2013 08:17

          Release Notes: This is a bugfix release which fixes compilation issues and hard crashes which happened in a few specific error conditions.

          •  29 Oct 2012 16:45

            Release Notes: This release adds Python 3 support and read support for BMP format images.


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