History

Version 0.6.1 (2018-02-15)

  • Support pathlib paths as function arguments
  • Fix 16 bit PNG write support (patch by Tomi Aarnio)

Version 0.6 (2016-09-21)

  • Add supports_format function
  • Make png compression level tunable when calling imsave
  • Add imsave_multi
  • Add partial support for reading PNG files in Gray+alpha format

Version 0.5.1 (2014-11-06)

  • Improve tests to work after installation
  • Fix compilation in MSVC (patch by Christoph Gohlke)

Version 0.5 (2014-10-16)

  • Add magic-number based format auto-detection
  • Auto detect whether webp is installed
  • Fix WebP reading (update to newer API)

Version 0.4 (2014-07-21)

  • Add configuration for TIFF saving
  • Correctly save 16 bit PNG images
  • Better error messages for JPEG

Version 0.3.2 (2013-10-06)

  • Added imload*/imwrite synonyms as suggested by Thouis (Ray) Jones
  • Options framework
  • Allow user to specify JPEG quality when saving
  • Fix loading of 16 bit PNG images

Version 0.3.1 (2013-06-20)

  • Fix possible crash on error with TIFF
  • Fix compilation on Windows (reported by Volker Hilsenstein)
  • Make it easy to compile without WebP

Version 0.3.0 (2013-07-29)

  • Support for reading from in-memory blobs
  • Support for reading & writing TIFF metadata
  • Add PHOTOMETRIC tag to TIFF (reported by Volker Hilsenstein)
  • Support writing RGB TIFFs

Version 0.2.6 (2013-06-19)

  • Fix hard crash when saving with non-existing file type
  • Fix compilation on MacOS (patch by Alexander Bohn)
  • Add verbose argument to tests.run()
  • Better error when attempting to save floating point images

Version 0.2.5 (2012-10-29)

  • Correctly accept uppercase extensions
  • Python 3 support (patch by Christoph Gohlke [pull request 8 on github])
  • Read 1-Bit PNGs
  • Read simple BMPs (compression and many bit types not supported)
  • More complete debug mode (export DEBUG=2 when building), more checks

Version 0.2.4 (2012-06-26)

  • Add lzw.cpp to source distribution
  • Support saving 16-bit TIFF
  • Better Mac OS support (patch from Alexander Bohn)

Version 0.2.3 (2012-06-8)

  • Fix imread_multi

Version 0.2.2 (2012-06-5)

  • Add formatstr argument to imread
  • Open files in binary mode on Windows (patch by Christoph Gohlke)
  • Read-only support for LSM files
  • Read-only support for XCF files (through xcf2png)
  • Fix writing of non-contiguous images (at least PNG was affected)

Version 0.2.1 (2012-02-11)

  • Add missing files to distribution

Version 0.2 (2012-03-19)

  • Compile on MSVC++ (Patches by Christoph Gohlke)
  • Support for WebP
  • Support for 1-bit TIFFs
  • Better error message
  • Support for multi-page TIFF reading
  • Experimental read-only support for STK files

Version 0.1 (2012-02-28)

  • Support for PNG
  • Support for TIFF
  • Support for JPEG