Image Processing

Posted on 2006-11-03
Last Modified: 2012-08-14
does anyone know where i can get my hands on some free image processing libraries.

I need to be able to perform the following image processing functions:

thresholding - convert image to black and white
binary connected component identification.

need this ASAP, so 500 points up for grabs!
Question by:DanM711
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
LVL 86

Assisted Solution

jkr earned 200 total points
ID: 17867398
'PaintLib' is usually worth taking a look at (especially since you haven't mentioned any platform) - see

Accepted Solution

mrblue earned 300 total points
ID: 17883411
You can use Intel IPP library. It's not free (about 200$) but at least you can test it for free. Download is here:

Also there's somewhere in Internet OpenCV library implemented on top of Intel IPP library.


Expert Comment

ID: 17883492
OpenCV library based on another (older and free for non-comercial use) Intel library (IPL):

LVL 86

Expert Comment

ID: 17999428
Oh, wow. So much feedback and a C grade after three(!) weeks. You'll have fun at EE...

Featured Post

Enroll in June's Course of the Month

June’s Course of the Month is now available! Experts Exchange’s Premium Members, Team Accounts, and Qualified Experts have access to a complimentary course each month as part of their membership—an extra way to sharpen your skills and increase training.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Unlike C#, C++ doesn't have native support for sealing classes (so they cannot be sub-classed). At the cost of a virtual base class pointer it is possible to implement a pseudo sealing mechanism The trick is to virtually inherit from a base class…
C++ Properties One feature missing from standard C++ that you will find in many other Object Oriented Programming languages is something called a Property (…
The goal of the video will be to teach the user the concept of local variables and scope. An example of a locally defined variable will be given as well as an explanation of what scope is in C++. The local variable and concept of scope will be relat…
The viewer will be introduced to the technique of using vectors in C++. The video will cover how to define a vector, store values in the vector and retrieve data from the values stored in the vector.

705 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question