Bob’s I/O Routines for Images of Various type

This module provides a plugin for that allows Bob to read and write images using its native API ( and

At present, this plugin provides support for the following types of images:

  • TIFF (gray and color)
  • JPEG (gray and color)
  • GIF (color only)
  • PNG (gray and color)
  • BMP (color only)
  • Netpbm images (binary - PBM, gray - PGM, color - PPM)

Additionally, we provide the pure C++ interface to read and write these kind of images, see C++ API.

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