How to read image using Pillow, Python and get image attributes

Pillow is the friendly PIL fork. PIL is the Python Imaging Library. This is the first article in series of image processing articles using python.

In this article we will see how to read file using pillow and get basic attributes.

Here is simplest program to read image file using pillow and get basic attributes

Output of this program

*** Program Started ***
im object: <PIL.JpegImagePlugin.JpegImageFile image mode=RGB size=1920x1285 at 0x7F7FB79F6518>
format : JPEG
size : (1920, 1285)
mode : RGB
filename : /home/conquistador/code/github/python-01-utilities/image/input/01_read_image.jpg
width : 1920
height : 1285
info : {'jfif': 257, 'jfif_version': (1, 1), 'jfif_unit': 0, 'jfif_density': (1, 1), 'progressive': 1, 'progression': 1}
*** Program Ended ***


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