Help with images

max maxume at yahoo.com
Tue Jul 19 02:52:27 CEST 2005


"Chad" <slug57_98 at yahoo.com> wrote in
news:1121731806.578272.174590 at z14g2000cwz.googlegroups.com: 

> I have installed a TWAIN module(from
> http://twainmodule.sourceforge.net) today and figured out how to
> acquire an image.  The only problem is that the image is way too
> large in terms of filesize.  It is over 1MB.
> 
> I can do either one of two things.  Try to figure out how to
> manupilate the image with this module(which I am been doing all
> day) or just use a module that can compress jpegs.  Can anybody
> help? 
> 
> 

Check out PIL:
http://www.pythonware.com/products/pil/
http://www.pythonware.com/library/pil/handbook/


but also be sure to read the "Setting Capababilities" section of this 
document:

http://twainmodule.sourceforge.net/docs/caps.html

max



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