CImg VS libvips

Compare CImg vs libvips and see what are their differences.

CImg

The CImg Library is a small and open-source C++ toolkit for image processing (by dtschump)
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CImg libvips
0 10
1,045 6,210
- 4.3%
9.2 9.5
6 days ago 4 days ago
C++ C
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only
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CImg

Posts with mentions or reviews of CImg. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

We haven't tracked posts mentioning CImg yet.
Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.

libvips

Posts with mentions or reviews of libvips. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-12.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing CImg and libvips you can also consider the following projects:

OpenCV - Open Source Computer Vision Library

imagick - Go binding to ImageMagick's MagickWand C API

GD - GD Graphics Library

FreeImage - A custom distribution of FreeImage, with a CMake-based build system. Used by the Athena Game Framework.

CxImage

Boost.GIL - Boost.GIL - Generic Image Library | Requires C++11 since Boost 1.68

tesseract-ocr - Tesseract Open Source OCR Engine (main repository)

sharp - High performance Node.js image processing, the fastest module to resize JPEG, PNG, WebP, AVIF and TIFF images. Uses the libvips library.