[SciPy-user] element-by-element max of two arrays?

Grant Edwards grante at visi.com
Tue Jun 20 13:54:47 CDT 2006

There's got to be a simple way to do this, but I can't find it. 

How do I get an element-by-element max or min of two arrays?

For two NxM arrays A and B, I want an NxM array C where

   C[i,j] == max(A[i,j],B[i,j])

I had thought maybe max(A,B) would work, but it doesn't.
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