Library for reading and writing a wide range of image, video, scientific, and volumetric data formats.
Imageio is a Python library that provides an easy interface to read and write a wide range of image data, including animated images, volumetric data, and scientific formats. It is cross-platform, runs on Python 2.7 and 3.4+, and is easy to install.
Main website: http://imageio.github.io
Release notes: http://imageio.readthedocs.io/en/latest/releasenotes.html
>>> import imageio >>> im = imageio.imread('imageio:astronaut.png') >>> im.shape # im is a numpy array (512, 512, 3) >>> imageio.imwrite('astronaut-gray.jpg', im[:, :, 0])