Imagemagic image size get smaller MB

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Imagemagic image size get smaller MB

Post by Darknet » 2014-11-27T09:31:04-07:00

How do I get the images smaller? I mean the Megabite/kilobyte not the witdth and height.

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Re: Imagemagic image size get smaller MB

Post by snibgo » 2014-11-27T10:27:13-07:00

Generally: choose a file type that supports compression (eg PNG, TIFF, JPG) and set the appropriate settings. At the command level, these are "-compress" and "-quality".

You might also reduce the bit depth (eg 8 bits/channel/pixel instead of 16), or use indexed (palette) storage.

I don't know how to do this in Magick++.
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