FreeImage Publisher's description
from HervГ© Drolon
FreeImage is an Open Source library project for developers who would like to support popular graphics image formats like PNG, BMP, JPEG, TIFF
FreeImage is an Open Source library project for developers who would like to support popular graphics image formats like PNG, BMP, JPEG, TIFF and others as needed by today's multimedia applications. FreeImage is easy to use, fast, multithreading safe, compatible with all 32-bit or 64-bit versions of Windows, and cross-platform (works both with Linux and Mac OS X).
Thanks to it's ANSI C interface, FreeImage is usable in many languages including C, C++, VB, C#, Delphi, Java and also in common scripting languages such as Perl, Python, PHP, TCL or Ruby.
What's New in This Release:В· FreeImage now uses LibRaw 0.14.5
В· FreeImage now uses LibPNG 1.5.8
В· FreeImage now uses LibJPEG 8d
В· FreeImage now uses ZLib 1.2.6
В· FreeImage now uses OpenJPEG 1.5.0 (released version)
В· FreeImage now uses LibTIFF 4.0.0
В· removed dependency on LibMNG 1.0.10 (MNG and JNG files are now handled internally)
В· replaced the MNG plugin with a new MNG internal FreeImage plugin (with read support)
В· added a new JNG internal FreeImage plugin (with read/write support)
В· added write support to the TIFF plugin for EXIF_MAIN tags
В· added new Exif maker note tags
В· added TAG_COMPRESSION conversion to FreeImage_TagToString
В· enabled the use of multi-component transforms (MCT) in J2K and JP2 saving
В· refactored PluginICO in order to correctly support Windows Vista 256x256 icons
В· added minor speed improvements to FreeImage_Rescale
В· fixed dib allocation failing with very large images (i.e. more than 4GB)
В· fixed FreeImage_CloneTag behavior with ASCII data handling
В· improved JPEG plugin behavior with very big images
В· improved JPEG pl...
System Requirements:No special requirements.
Program Release Status: Major Update
Program Install Support: Install and Uninstall