The Definitive Guide to ImageMagick (Definitive Guide)
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:12/16/2005 - Apress
By: Michael Still
Purchase this book and you'll get the full color, completely searchable eBook for free?a $25 value! This book should be useful to any programmer interested in making the most of ImageMagick's capabilities, and that is not just because it is the only ImageMagick book on the market. — Michael J. Ross, Slashdot contributor The sheer weight of helpful content makes this an invaluable purchase for Linux users at all levels. — Paul Hudson, Linux Format An open source project backed by years of continual development, ImageMagick supports over 90 image formats and can perform impressive operations such as creating images from scratch: changing colors: stretching, rotating, and overlaying images: and overlaying text on images. Whether you use ImageMagick to manage the family photos or to embark on a job involving millions of images, this book will provide you with the knowledge to manage your images with ease. The Definitive Guide to ImageMagick explains all of these capabilities and more in a practical, learn-by-example fashion. Youll get comfortable using ImageMagick for any image-processing task. Through the books coverage of the ImageMagick interfaces for C, Perl, PHP, and Ruby, youll learn how to incorporate ImageMagick features into a variety of applications.