can I check if an image is transparent??

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Re: can I check if an image is transparent??

Post by anthony »

Sorry for the slow delay.

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identify -verbose image
Look for statistics, alpha, and if the maximin is not zero there is at least some semi-transparency.

Alternative extract the alpha channel...

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convert image -matte -channel A -separate -format '%[fx:image.maxima]' info: 
If 0 it is fully-opaque, it is 1, image has full transparent,
a value between only some semi-transparency (translucent)
Anthony Thyssen -- Webmaster for ImageMagick Example Pages
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