[Image-SIG] Retrieve a GIF's palette entries using Python Imaging Library (PIL)
carroll at tjc.com
Fri Jan 13 23:30:42 CET 2006
On Fri, 13 Jan 2006, Stuart White wrote:
> I am using the Python Imaging Library (PIL) to process GIF images. I
> need to be able to retrieve the RGB values for each color palette entry.
> I see that the 'Image' class has a 'palette' attribute which returns an
> object of type 'ImagePalette'. However, the documentation is a bit
> lacking regarding how to maniuplate the ImagePalette class to retrieve
> the palette entries' RGB values. Can anyone point me to a short example?
There was a very helpful discussion on this topic on Python-tutor last
summer. Check out the thread "PIL's palette" at this URL:
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