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Python Script to download images from Yandex.Images

Project description

Yandex Images Download

Python Script to download images from Yandex.Images.


  • Checking for captcha presence
  • Many filters
  • Multiproccessing is available (option --num-workers)

Main requirements

  • Python 3.7+
  • Selenium Wire 1.0.8+
  • Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Edge are supported


  1. Get Selenium driver executable for your browser and platform. Firefox, Chrome, Safari and Edge are supported.
    Use option --driver-path to specify the driver's path or add the executable in your PATH.


Simple example using Chrome WebDriver:

$ yandex-images-download Chrome --keywords "vodka, bears, balalaika" --limit 10

Example of using keywords from input file with specific image extension/format:

$ yandex-images-download Chrome --keywords_from_file input_example.txt --itype=png

All other information can be obtained with the --help argument.


Special thanks to Andrey Lyashko for code reviews.
Special thanks to Boris Kovarski ( and Andrey Lyashko for backing the project.

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