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Las/Laz reading and writing in python

Project description


Another way of reading LAS/LAZ in Python.

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import pylas

# Directly read and write las
las ='filename.las')
las = pylas.convert(point_format_id=2)

# Open data to inspect header and then read
with'filename.las') as f:
    if f.header.point_count < 10 ** 8:
        las =

Some rough documentation is available on ReadTheDocs .

Dependencies & Requirements

Python 3 Only.

lazperf is an optional, but recommended dependency that allows pylas to read and write compressed LAZ files.


pip install pylas

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