[Image-SIG] how extract/read text from image files

Anders Sandvig anders.sandvig at gmail.com
Thu Oct 28 11:52:35 CEST 2010

On Wed, Oct 27, 2010 at 8:09 AM, Arun ragini <arunragini at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I want to know how to extract/read text from image files. Any
> references/examples will help me to achieve the goal.

You could have a look at PyTesser:


It depends on PIL to decode images and Google's Tesseract OCR engine
(run as an externl process), but apparently works quite well.


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