fastimage VS pica

Compare fastimage vs pica and see what are their differences.

fastimage

A module that finds the size and type of an image by fetching and reading as little data as needed. (by ShogunPanda)

pica

Resize image in browser with high quality and high speed (by nodeca)
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fastimage pica
0 7
143 3,095
- 1.8%
7.3 6.0
about 2 months ago 6 months ago
TypeScript JavaScript
ISC License MIT License
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fastimage

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

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

pica

Posts with mentions or reviews of pica. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-27.
  • I made an online image resizer tool
    1 project | reddit.com/r/reactjs | 19 Jun 2022
  • How to include APIs in TamperMonkey?
    1 project | reddit.com/r/GreaseMonkey | 8 Jan 2022
    I want to use this in my TamperMonkey script: https://github.com/nodeca/pica
  • Resizing and Compressing Photos Before Upload to Django
    2 projects | reddit.com/r/learnjavascript | 27 Dec 2021
    this sounds promising, though I've never used it before https://github.com/nodeca/pica
  • Test Ishan
    1 project | dev.to | 9 Nov 2021
    Sample text here... Syntax highlighting js var foo = function (bar) { return bar++; }; console.log(foo(5)); ## Tables | Option | Description | | ------ | ----------- | | data | path to data files to supply the data that will be passed into templates. | | engine | engine to be used for processing templates. Handlebars is the default. | | ext | extension to be used for dest files. | Right aligned columns | Option | Description | | ------:| -----------:| | data | path to data files to supply the data that will be passed into templates. | | engine | engine to be used for processing templates. Handlebars is the default. | | ext | extension to be used for dest files. | ## Links link text link with title Autoconverted link https://github.com/nodeca/pica (enable linkify to see) ## Images Like links, Images also have a footnote style syntax ![Alt text][id] With a reference later in the document defining the URL location: [id]: https://octodex.github.com/images/dojocat.jpg "The Dojocat" ## Plugins The killer feature of markdown-it is very effective support of syntax plugins. ### Emojies > Classic markup: 😉 :crush: 😢 :tear: 😆 😋 > > Shortcuts (emoticons): :-) :-( 8-) ;) see how to change output with twemoji. ### Subscript / Superscript - 19^th^ - H~2~O ### ++Inserted text++ ### ==Marked text== ### Footnotes Footnote 1 link[^first]. Footnote 2 link[^second]. Inline footnote^[Text of inline footnote] definition. Duplicated footnote reference[^second]. [^first]: Footnote can have markup and multiple paragraphs. [^second]: Footnote text. ### Definition lists Term 1 : Definition 1 with lazy continuation. Term 2 with inline markup : Definition 2 { some code, part of Definition 2 } Third paragraph of definition 2. Compact style: Term 1 ~ Definition 1 Term 2 ~ Definition 2a ~ Definition 2b ### Abbreviations This is HTML abbreviation example. It converts "HTML", but keep intact partial entries like "xxxHTMLyyy" and so on. [HTML]: Hyper Text Markup Language ### Custom containers ::: warning *here be dragons :::
  • Stop sending uncompressed images to servers for resizing (slow!)
    2 projects | reddit.com/r/javascript | 20 Oct 2021
    this is a sort of similar one https://github.com/nodeca/pica (i found it hard to use with create-react-app tho had to skip over its use of webworkers, tho that would be cool to use, code to use pica here https://github.com/cmdcolin/aws\_serverless\_photo\_gallery/blob/master/frontend/src/App.tsx#L20-L25)
  • Building Your Own Blog with Nuxt Content and Tailwind
    5 projects | dev.to | 29 Aug 2021
    link with title
  • 12 JavaScript Image Manipulation Libraries For Your Next Web App
    11 projects | dev.to | 9 Jun 2021
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What are some alternatives?

When comparing fastimage and pica you can also consider the following projects:

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

jimp - An image processing library written entirely in JavaScript for Node, with zero external or native dependencies.

cropper

lena.js - :woman: Library for image processing

qrcode - qr code generator

gm - GraphicsMagick for node

Korkut - Quick and simple image processing at the command line. :hammer:

lwip - Light Weight Image Processor for NodeJS

probe-image-size - Get image size without full download. Supported image types: JPG, GIF, PNG, WebP, BMP, TIFF, SVG, PSD, ICO.

ImageScript - zero-dependency JavaScript image manipulation