FreeImage VS libvips

Compare FreeImage vs libvips and see what are their differences.

FreeImage

A custom distribution of FreeImage, with a CMake-based build system. Used by the Athena Game Framework. (by Kanma)
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FreeImage libvips
0 10
49 6,251
- 4.9%
0.0 9.5
over 4 years 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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FreeImage

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

We haven't tracked posts mentioning FreeImage 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 FreeImage and libvips you can also consider the following projects:

OpenCV - Open Source Computer Vision Library

imagick - Go binding to ImageMagick's MagickWand C API

OpenImageIO - Reading, writing, and processing images in a wide variety of file formats, using a format-agnostic API, aimed at VFX applications.

GD - GD Graphics Library

CxImage

CImg - The CImg Library is a small and open-source C++ toolkit for image processing

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.