libvips VS OpenCV

Compare libvips vs OpenCV and see what are their differences.

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libvips OpenCV
8 67
5,978 58,271
1.8% 1.3%
9.6 9.8
5 days ago 3 days ago
C C++
GNU Lesser General Public License v3.0 only GNU General Public License v3.0 or later
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

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 2021-10-17.

OpenCV

Posts with mentions or reviews of OpenCV. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-27.

What are some alternatives?

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

VTK - Mirror of Visualization Toolkit repository

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

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

imagick - Go binding to ImageMagick's MagickWand C API

EasyOCR - Ready-to-use OCR with 80+ supported languages and all popular writing scripts including Latin, Chinese, Arabic, Devanagari, Cyrillic and etc.

SimpleCV - The Open Source Framework for Machine Vision

ITK - Insight Toolkit (ITK) -- Official Repository. ITK builds on a proven, spatially-oriented architecture for processing, segmentation, and registration of scientific images in two, three, or more dimensions.

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

CxImage

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

Kornia - Open Source Differentiable Computer Vision Library