[Numpy-discussion] Images and numpy

Robert Kern robert.kern@gmail....
Sun Oct 19 01:21:08 CDT 2008

On Sun, Oct 19, 2008 at 01:08, Nadav Horesh <nadavh@visionsense.com> wrote:
> I encountered an exception: "nonstandard" format like 16 bits tiff I/O works only via the tostring/fromstring interface.

Yup. Internally, PIL doesn't necessarily represent the data in the
same way that numpy does, so you have to go through another interface
rather than the fast one.

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless
enigma that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as
though it had an underlying truth."
  -- Umberto Eco

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