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Python Imaging Library

The Python Imaging Library (PIL) adds image processing capabilities to your Python interpreter. This library supports many file formats, and provides powerful image processing and graphics capabilities.

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  •  06 Oct 2011 22:42

    Release Notes: This release improves PNG compression, reads interlaced PNG files, adds various TGA improvements, bumps the block threshold to 16 megabytes, fixes a rounding error in ImagingDrawWideLine, and adds many bugfixes.

    •  26 May 2003 20:42

      Release Notes: This release adds adds improved build scripts, TrueType/OpenType font support, memory mapping support for non-Windows platforms, screen and clipboard grabbing on Windows, support for CSS-style color strings, support for IPTC/NAA and EXIF metadata, and more.

      •  26 Nov 2002 11:00

        Release Notes: Improved support for 16-bit images, clipboard support in Windows, and other minor enhancements.

        •  26 Nov 2002 10:58

          Release Notes: Support for OpenType/TrueType fonts, CSS3-style color names, improved IPTC support for TIFF and JPEG, and lots of minor enhancements and bugfixes.

          •  08 Apr 2002 16:31

            Release Notes: Some distutils build scripts, improved resampling, screen grabbing support (windows only), and more.


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