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Thumbnail!MAKER creates customisable thumbnails

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Thumbnail!MAKER creates customisable thumbnails and adds some tech details in the picture's header


Attention: Don't forget to install these additional apps

  • ffmpeg
  • imagemagick
pip install -r requirements.txt


usage: tnmake -i path [-o path] [-w px] [-c annotation] [--grid layout] [-e {bmp,jpg,png}] [-q x] [-f path] [-s px]

Thumbnail!MAKER creates thumbnails with some additional information

options: -h, --help

  • show this help message and exit

-i path, --input path

  • set video filepath

-o path, --output path

  • force a custom output filepath

-w px, --width px

  • set width of the output image

--comment annotation

  • append a thumbnail annotation

--grid layout

  • set layout of the output thumbnail

-e {bmp,jpg,png}, --extension {bmp,jpg,png}

  • choose the output extension (default: "jpg")

-q x, --quality x

  • set quality, affects lossy image formats only

-f path, --font path

  • select an available font or pass a path to a desired fontfile

-s px, --size px

  • set desired fontsize (default: 13px)

-v, --verbose

  • enable verbose mode

-V, --version

  • show program's version number and exit


tnmake -i "Blade Runner (1982) Original.mkv" -w 750 -c "This is useful for adding small annotations (such as text labels)"


Thumbnail!MAKER 0.2.0, updated @ 2022-11-03

  • pack the project into a pip package (visit)

Thumbnail!MAKER 0.1.1, updated @ 2020-01-14

  • add support for embedded subtitles

Thumbnail!MAKER 0.1.0, updated @ 2020-01-13

  • initial release

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