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How do I batch-downsize images on linux, while keeping small images small?

I have a whole lot of photos and it's time to clean up the mess and free some disk space. I know mogrify is great to batch-resize things down. The problem is, in some directories I have small images ...
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How can I rotate an image easily on Mac OS X?

How can I rotate an image on a Mac easily? In Windows, it's very easy with the default Windows Photo Viewer; as seen in this screenshot, there are 2 icons to rotate the image:
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Display image with fit to window and single instance mode

I’ve got a stream of images (jpg) and I want to display each one as soon as it arrives. So, basically, here is what I want: There is currently some image on the screen; a new image arrives, my ...
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How to see the friend's Skype avatar in Ubuntu

I am using Skype on Ubuntu 14.04. I cannot see what is in the avatar image of a friend. Is there a possibility to see it larger?
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In windows, filter and delete image based on dimension(or any search filters for that matter)

In windows explorer, I can filter a folder based on the dimension criteria, say: width:<800 height:<600 (so that I filter small images) height:>2000 (so that I filter portraits) and then delete ...
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How does Googles “Auto Awesome” choose images? [on hold]

I accepted to let Google peruse my images and auto awesome them earlier today. Just now I got a notification that one of my images had been awesomified. What I find strange is that it was one of the ...
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Find visually similar images automatically? [on hold]

I have a collection of images which is updated regularly that I'd like to group. Rather than reviewing every single image in the collection, I'd like to run an automated tool that pre-groups the ...
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Show floor-plans online like a map

Given a floor-plan, which is too big for any screen, even if it is a 17" one, how can I show it online like a map? It would need further functionality that a browser alone does not have (just zoom ...
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Create a word cloud on linux command-line

I'd like to create a word cloud on the linux command-line, similar to wordle and similar services. How can I do that? I have plain-text files and I'd like to create a word-cloud for each one.
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Saving filters on transferred iPhone image

When you save an image from your iPhone to your Mac you lose the filter applied to the image. This appears to be by design. Has anyone figured out how to get around this and transfer the image to ...
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Bulk resize / compress TIFF files [on hold]

We support and host an EMR for several medical practices; these practices scan images into this software stored as flat files (TIFF mostly). Due to poor user training (people scanning text pages as ...
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Where can I get high resolution album cover images? [closed]

I'm looking for certain album covers in high resolution to be able to print and frame on my wall. Is there anywhere I can obtain high res album covers? Whether it be free or for a price. Apologies ...
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How to have an image in the footer of the last page of a MS Word document?

I need to create a document, which I will use as a template for many other documents, that contains a header that appears on the first page only, and a footer on the last page only. The length of the ...
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OS X software to compress images and reduce their size [on hold]

I have a hundred images sized 0.8 MegeBytes, resolution 640x1200. I need a software tool to compress them to 0.1 Megabytes or even less and decrease resolution, What software tools are there for this ...
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Append Script to an Image

I have a JPG image. I want to add/append a small piece of script(It can be of any language like PHP,Javascript,etc), but the image extension should not be changed. It must be jpg itself even after ...
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How to stop an image from loading after it started loading in a broswer?

I have a low bandwidth. So when I use Reddit Enhancement Suite to open and close an image it still loads in background. Sites like Wikipedia commons loads images very slowly too. I do not want to ...
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How to Get All the Options of “Image Size” in Photoshop for an Object/Layer

Ok so what would seem to be the simplest thing to do is harder than ever to figure out and look up online cause there seems to be no answer. All i want to do is shrink the size of an object/layer ...
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What scale should I resize images on Mac retina to look normal on Windows

I am on OS X with Retina - chosen setting 1680 x 1050, the one after Best (Retina) When I open an image in preview 800 x 600 res., Retina display upscales it and it looks bigger than it actually is. ...
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How to batch compress images with Imagemagick or similar command or program in Linux

I recently learned about the convert command from imagemagick which I have used to compress many pictures that I have for personal use, and for a blog that I have. In my experience, Imagemagick is the ...
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Disk image and recovery disk

are recovery disks (once created) the same as creating a disk image, i upgraded from vista to win 7, and had to restore my system. I had to first install the vista recovery disks and once all the ...
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Create small music videos from a collection of images and audio tracks (one each)

I have a collection of 300 still images (all JPGs) and 300 MP3 audio tracks. I would like to create a music video with only one image and one audio track. Any order of images with the MP3s will do. ...
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Search by Image ? more advanced properties?

I am wondering if anyone might now how to add more qualities to the Search by Image utility.. i.e. such as * Within a Domain ( primarily ) Thank you so so much!!! Johanna! ...
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Bulk Image Downloader not downloading images ending with the multiple of 100

I was using BID to download images off a website. It has a multipage gallery with each page holding 50 images. I added an expression to detect the pages, as the pre loaded ones didn't seem to get ...
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Mac Terminal: Loop through subdirectories and optimise all images

I have a folder containing many subfolders full of images. See attached image for example. Basically I want to loop through them all and downsize the images so none are wider than 1024 pixels. ...
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Install Dell drivers automatically with Windows 7 image

Im working on making win7 images for different model dells. I have all of the drivers on a usb drive and im wondering is there a way to check the updates for all drivers at once and install ...
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Can ffmpeg read gif image(s)?

I have a lot of similar gif images and I want to make a movie in that way: ffmpeg -i img%06d.gif -c:v libx264 mymovie.mp4 If all images are JPEG everything works fine. But GIFs are stuck with ...
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Image appears in .pdf file, but not in .xps file

I have two documents. One a .pdf, and the other an .xps. http://www.simply-a-christian.com/docs/Connector_Details.pdf http://www.simply-a-christian.com/docs/Connector_Details.xps A .gif image of a ...
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How can I align two images one of which has been warped?

Is there any software that can be used to warp two images so they can be aligned? I'm not sure, but I think is this is known as image registration or image rectification. Background I'm using Adobe ...
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How do I view pictures on ipad/iphone that are stored on a Windows share on my home WiFi network

There are a number of apps which claim to do this, some free, some paid. I tried one but the images (2-3Mb) loaded intolerably slowly and so it was not appropriate for browsing. Which software do I ...
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imagemagick convert tiff degrades quality, how to prevent it?

I am using imagemagick convert to extract multiple tif images from a single tif file. But when I use the following command convert image.tif single%d.tif I get very low quality (sort of blurred) ...
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Magento | After SSL Setup, Images not shown

My problem is, i setup a Comodo Positive SSL on solempet.com When i changed the options for front page to secure https urls, images and css now shown. I mean site is not load properly and images, css ...
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Restoring Win7 system drive image from primary hard drive (not CD/DVD)?

I managed to mess up my c:\windows. Windows still runs but many apps fail and after thorough investigation it turned out the system installation is beyond repair (tried sfc and everything else). I do ...
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How can I achieve gamma correction on images showed in a web browser?

A lot of images are too dark, especially movie screenshot images, thumbnails or montages. Is it possible to set up a gamma correction value in todays web browsers, maybe with a help of a plugin, or ...
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Single column diagrams in double column pages

I was writing a conference paper, and I wanted to know how to insert single column large images in middle of double column text. Copy pasting the image in the middle really messes up the data and ...
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ImageMagick - Creating animated GIF from tiled image, having trouble with “virtual canvas” metadata

I have an image that contains smaller images similar to this: ------ | 1 | ------ | 2 | ------ | 3 | ------ | 4 | ------ Each sub-image is 100x200, and the whole image is 100x800 I would like ...
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Convert floppy image from 1,44 mb to 720 k

The other day I found an old floppy from the 80's. I inserted it in my USB floppy drive and I got a message from Microsoft security essentials that the disk was infected by a boot virus. I supposed ...
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How to interpret image hex dump?

I'm curious about how the PC actually sees files, and after I did an assignment about files and used hex dump to check if it was writing correctly, I wanted to try it with other file types (actually ...
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Get some images from old program on XP - No downloading anything

I'm trying to get some images from an old program that only runs on Windows XP, but I don't want to download any programs from the Internet. I've tried googling but so far the only thing that has ...
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What is the codec that increases resolution of image upon adding further data

On some websites I've seen images that 1st appear bit blurred and then they gradually get better in steps. What is the image codec? Is it PNG? In "The Social Network" The movie title is displayed in ...
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How to get high quality profile picture in Windows8

Windows is notorious with degrading bitmaps in system. Most people probably tackled the issue with wallpaper. The thing is, that Win resaves your wallpaper as JPEG with very low quality, as a result ...
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ffmpeg overlay rotated images onto a video, how to transparent the output area not covered by the rotated image?

I am using ffmpeg to overlay a picture on a movie. The requirement is to rotate the picture through an arbitrary angle. Using filter_complex, I can overlay the rotated picture now. However, the output ...
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Make a custom picture extension behave like an existing one on Windows 7 x64

OK, so I understand that this may be achievable by combining a number of answers from other questions, but the exact recipe has been eluding me and I wonder if there isn't an actual 'correct' way of ...
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How to download all images from a gallery

I'm searching for a way to download all images (not the thumbnails) of this gallery http://kinki.de/#/?gallery=list&gid=4804 . As I can see, the images are all located at ...
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PNG/BMP images become blurred on zoom

I recently installed a Debian Jessie desktop and when opening PNG/BMP images it all becomes blurred on zoom (in or out). With the image at 100%, everything looks sharp as expected. This happens both ...
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How to open/view a picture fullscreen FAST in Firefox?

With FireFox (on Windows OS), I do a lot of browsing on pages with pictures. These images are standard img HTML tags (no fancy scripting like flickr and friends). I often want to open them in "full ...
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Unable to save images with GIMP

When I attempt to save an image with GIMP, the save fails and GIMP displays an error message Error while saving <filename>. Could not save image: The issue happens when I right click an image ...
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Why do some graphics programs use ClearType to render text in exported images? [closed]

Some graphics programs (for example, LibreOffice Draw running on Windows) use ClearType to render text in exported raster images. This is usually not the case with more "serious" graphics software ...
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I'd like to create a database of pictures. Where to begin? [closed]

I'd like to create a searchable database of images. I'd like something a little expandable, meaning I'd like to define my own fields and be able to search on them, but I'd also like to be able to ...
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Automatic resolution when converting PDF to images

I have some scanned PDF files that I want to process using ScanTailor. To do that I need to extract images (as TIFF). I have been using GhostScript as follows: gs -sDEVICE=tiffgray -r400x400 ...
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Windows 7 system image, undo external hard drive over written

Every time I logged on to my laptop, I was pestered by Windows' image restore backup request, which I finally gave into. I chose to save it to my external hard drive. When it finished, I found that ...