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Project Description
An open source library to run 3rd party Adobe® Photoshop®-compatible filters from a .NET application.

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  • Runs 32-bit or 64-bit filters based on the processor architecture of the host process.
  • Supports processing 8 and 16 bit per channel gray scale and RGB(A) images (16-bit processing is only supported with the BitmapSource class in .NET 3.0 or later).
  • Exposes the image EXIF and XMP metadata to the filters.
  • Supports batch processing filters.

NuGet Package

Last edited Oct 22 at 12:47 AM by 0xC0000054, version 17