GdPicture.NET technology supports more than 90 vector and bitmap image formats, from 1-bit to 128-bit, including High Dynamic Range images, JPEG2000, JBIG, JBIG2, PSD, JPEG, TIFF, PNG, and RAW camera.
GdPicture.NET can be used within any 32-bit and 64-bit Windows development environment that supports .NET components such as Microsoft Visual Studio 2003/2005/2008/2010 & CodeGear RAD Studio.
Delivered as native 32-bit and 64-bit editions.
Compatible with X-copy deployment.
Full support for Unicode.
Load/Save images in more than 90 formats.
Load/Save images & PDFs on FTP & HTTP servers.
Import/Export images from DIB, RAW, GDI+ Bitmap, HBitmap, HICON, IPicture, .NET Stream, String data, and Byte array data.
Copy/Paste images from the clipboard.
Create images from screen capture.
Display Bitmap and Metafiles.
Full featured Thumbnail Viewer Control is provided to generate & display thumbnails from folders, Bitmap, PDF, Multipage image...
Full PDF Bookmarks & Hyperlinks support.
Create highlighted regions within a document viewer.
Mouse tools for document viewing include: Area selection, Pan, Page change, Zoom-in, and Zoom-out.
Print Images & PDFs with complete control over the printing process and using a fully-featured printing dialog box.
Manipulate multi-page TIFF images (insert, remove and swap pages).
Manipulate animated GIF images (insert, remove and swap frames, set a frame delay & disposal method.).
Convert an image from one bit-depth to another.
Draw more than 30 different barcode types on an image, including 25i, EAN13, 3 of 9 and code 128 (view complete list).
Perform OCR on a full page, or on an area of a page, using the optional GdPicture Tesseract Plugin.
Recognize more than 20 industrial 1D barcodes using the optional GdPicture 1D Barcode Recognition Plugin.
Recognize 2D DataMatrix barcodes using the optional GdPicture DataMatrix Barcode Recognition Plugin.
Recognize Template and do Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) the optional GdPicture Forms Processing Plugin.
Draw shapes such as lines, ellipses, circles, Beziers, curves and polygons.
Draw text in a wide range of styles.
Supports all TWAIN 2.1 & WIA features for image acquisition.
Sophisticated Document Image Processing.
Directly access bits of an image.
Manage the color palette of an image.
Quantize & reduce the colors of an image.
Rotate, mirror & flip images.
Rotate images by hundredths of a degree.
Read and write Metadata such as EXIF tags, Thumbnail tags, GPS tags and IPTC tags.
Create high-quality image thumbnails.
Apply color mapping and ICC profiles to RGB and CMYK images.
Automatically remove the borders of an image (auto border removal for bitonal & color image).
Auto-Deskew an image.
Punch Hole removal filter.
Change the brightness, saturation, contrast, and gamma of an image.
Apply filters and effects (emboss, blur, edge enhance, auto-contrast).
Clean up an image (despeckle bitonal images, remove lines and noise, repair characters).
Select a region of an image for processing (Region Of Interest).
Merge and overlay images with full transparency support.
Combine images using specific operators; And, Or, Xor, Min, Max, Abs, Multiply, Divide.
Read- Write PDF & PDF/A files with compression, shapes, text and encryption.
Extract text from a PDF (full page content or the text within a specific area).
Extract Bitmap from a PDF.
Search PDFs for a given text string.
Generate searchable PDFs with JBIG2 compression from scanners, images or existing PDF files.
Perform automatic document recognition using GdPicture ADR™ Technology.
Lot of samples are provided in C# and VB.NET.
A COM compatible version is also provided !