Last modified: Jan 10, 2023 By Alexander Williams
Pillow: Installation and getting started (Python)
Pillow is a powerful library used for processing images. Pillow can:
- Show or Display Image
- Get image size
- Resize Image
- Rotate Image
- Convert Image
- And more...
In this article, we'll see how to install and get started with Pillow.
To install the Pillow library, we need to use pip.
# Python2 pip install pillow # Python3 pip3 install pillow
Getting started with Pillow
After Installing the library, Now let's test it. In the following example, we'll get the size of an image:
from PIL import Image # Open Image im = Image.open("py.jpg") # Size print(im.size)
Width is 1395px, Height is 864px