Image Processing

chunky_png

This pure Ruby library can read and write PNG images without depending on an external image library, like RMagick. It tries to be memory efficient and reasonably fast. It supports reading and writing all PNG variants that are defined in the specification, with one limitation: only 8-bit color depth is supported. It supports all transparency, interlacing and filtering options the PNG specifications allows. It can also read and write textual metadata from PNG files. Low-level read/write access to PNG chunks is also possible. This library supports simple drawing on the image canvas and simple operations like alpha composition and cropping. Finally, it can import from and export to RMagick for interoperability. Also, have a look at OilyPNG at http://github.com/wvanbergen/oily_png. OilyPNG is a drop in mixin module that implements some of the ChunkyPNG algorithms in C, which provides a massive speed boost to encoding and decoding.

Rubygem chunky_png

Total Downloads
9741685
Releases
55
Current Version
1.3.4
Released
2015-02-16 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2010-01-09 23:00:00 UTC
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102

Github wvanbergen/chunky_png

Watchers
643
Forks
57
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Last commit
2015-03-21 20:22:39 UTC

RMagick

RMagick is an interface between Ruby and ImageMagick.

Rubygem rmagick

Total Downloads
4655755
Releases
67
Current Version
2.14.0
Released
2015-03-31 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2004-12-29 05:00:00 UTC

Github rmagick/rmagick

Watchers
782
Forks
134
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Inactive
Last commit
2013-11-03 19:53:29 UTC
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4
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MiniMagick

Manipulate images with minimal use of memory via ImageMagick / GraphicsMagick

Rubygem mini_magick

Total Downloads
2902488
Releases
36
Current Version
4.2.0
Released
2015-03-20 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2006-02-25 05:00:00 UTC

Github minimagick/minimagick

Watchers
1404
Forks
199
Development activity
Less active
Last commit
2015-03-23 10:07:17 UTC
Contributors
30
Issues

Image science

ImageScience is a clean and happy Ruby library that generates thumbnails -- and kicks the living crap out of RMagick. Oh, and it doesn't leak memory like a sieve. :) For more information including build steps, see http://seattlerb.rubyforge.org/

Rubygem image_science

Total Downloads
113612
Releases
12
Current Version
1.2.6
Released
2014-01-16 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2006-12-13 05:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
7

Github seattlerb/image_science

Watchers
113
Forks
50
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2014-08-08 22:45:53 UTC
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1
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image_sorcery

A ruby ImageMagick/GraphicsMagick library that doesn't suck

Rubygem image_sorcery

Total Downloads
41600
Releases
7
Current Version
1.1.0
Released
2013-01-17 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2012-06-09 00:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
2

Github EricR/image_sorcery

Watchers
312
Forks
21
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2013-01-21 21:17:51 UTC
Contributors
6
Issues

skeptick

Thin ImageMagick DSL with smart command composition

Rubygem skeptick

Total Downloads
2350
Releases
4
Current Version
0.2.1
Released
2015-01-22 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2013-02-03 00:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
1

Github maxim/skeptick

Watchers
304
Forks
5
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Last commit
2015-03-17 16:13:29 UTC
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2
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magickly

A service for image manipulation - built as an extensible wrapper of Imagemagick which handles caching, c/o the Dragonfly gem.

Rubygem magickly

Total Downloads
17587
Releases
11
Current Version
2.0.2
Released
2013-02-27 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2011-04-19 00:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
1

Github afeld/magickly

Watchers
159
Forks
28
Development activity
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Last commit
2015-03-12 04:56:19 UTC
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5
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paperclip-optimizer

paperclip-optimizer is a Paperclip processor for optimizing and minifying uploaded images.

Rubygem paperclip-optimizer

Total Downloads
13877
Releases
9
Current Version
2.0.0
Released
2015-02-01 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2013-05-07 00:00:00 UTC
Depending Gems
0

Github janfoeh/paperclip-optimizer

Watchers
95
Forks
11
Development activity
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Last commit
2014-05-02 09:47:24 UTC
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4
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Devil

Ruby bindings for DevIL cross platform image loading library

Rubygem devil

Total Downloads
36973
Releases
11
Current Version
0.1.9.5
Released
2010-10-07 11:00:00 UTC
First Release
2009-10-07 07:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
2

Github banister/devil

Watchers
62
Forks
6
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2010-10-08 12:44:58 UTC
Top contributors
Contributors
1
Issues

Im magick

RMagick replacement which uses ImageMagick directly by constructing chainable commands

Github fabien/im_magick

Watchers
27
Forks
2
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2011-01-21 14:30:28 UTC
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3
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core_image

Simple image manipulation using Apple's Core Image technology. Scale, rotate, flip, convert, overlay, and more.

Rubygem core_image

Total Downloads
5865
Releases
4
Current Version
0.0.3.5
Released
2012-01-31 08:00:00 UTC
First Release
2012-01-24 08:00:00 UTC
Depends on following gems
Depending Gems
0

Github serogers/core_image

Watchers
8
Forks
3
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2012-02-02 15:21:09 UTC
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1
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mojo_magick

Simple Ruby stateless module interface to imagemagick.

Rubygem mojo_magick

Total Downloads
13154
Releases
14
Current Version
0.5.4
Released
2013-12-15 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2011-08-28 00:00:00 UTC
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Depending Gems
1

Github rcode5/mojo_magick

Watchers
4
Forks
2
Development activity
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Last commit
2014-07-29 22:55:56 UTC
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2
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image_squeeze

a library for automated lossless image optimization

Rubygem image_squeeze

Total Downloads
8648
Releases
6
Current Version
0.1.5
Released
2012-07-17 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2010-05-17 07:00:00 UTC
Depends on following gems
Depending Gems
0

Github stopdropandrew/image_squeeze

Watchers
5
Forks
2
Development activity
Inactive
Last commit
2012-07-17 21:36:46 UTC
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1
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MIAConverter

Turns a video file into an animated gif.

Rubygem MIAConverter

Total Downloads
1150
Releases
2
Current Version
0.2.1
Released
2013-12-11 00:00:00 UTC
First Release
2013-12-10 00:00:00 UTC
Depends on following gems
Depending Gems
0

Github MartinJNash/MIAConverter

Watchers
1
Forks
1
Development activity
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Last commit
2013-12-11 01:13:40 UTC
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1
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