[AstroPy] numarray pdf 1.5 is broken. Using numdisplay, Python, PIL, and Tkinter

Phil Hodge hodge@stsci....
Mon Apr 6 08:53:22 CDT 2009


> I'm looking for a capability somewhat like that above for fits, and not 
> ppm. show is pretty primitive, but the the idea is that I want this 
> little program to display lena.fits.


ds9 is anything but primitive, and I would recommend that you try it 
regardless of whatever else you use.  You can use matplotlib to display 
a FITS image within a Python program, but you can also use numdisplay to 
display with ds9.  Many people just use the "File" menu in ds9 and give 
the name of the FITS file.

Phil


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