Tag Archives: ImageMagick

Fear my skeleton.

Still haven’t quite got the hang of the MagickWand/MagickCore stuff so I’ve been fiddling on the command line so I can get the best sequence of operators together. I’ve found one. A few actually. If I smooth the image (morphology … Continue reading

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There’s always a gotcha.

It turns out these features must be new because they’re not in the ubuntu binaries or source. So here comes a quick guide to compiling image magick under ubuntu.

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Well that was sodding hard work….

OK so I’ve praised MagicWand now I feel I can curse it. I want a 1bit BMP out of the thing. A bitmap is easy, it’s smart. I write something ending in jpg it writes a jpg, I want a … Continue reading

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MagickWand and OCR

The problem with photographs and OCR is they contain lots of noise and colour that is really not helpful. ┬áLevels and Posterise alongside other tools in the GIMP or Photoshop help but they’re hardly automatic and can’t be compiled into … Continue reading

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