[Image-SIG] playing with CMYK images

Tim Hatch tim at timhatch.com
Mon Mar 2 20:32:32 CET 2009

> i have just tried using PIL to crop and resize CMYK images (with  
> CMYK as end result, no color mode conversion). I must say i was  
> surprised how awfull the result look. Even though PIL is not  
> supposed to touch the color mode, colors is totally fucked up in the  
> modified image.

Can you provide an example of your image and your cropping script?   
The first thing that comes to mind is that there is a color profile  
attached to the original, and it's being stripped.


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