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Compress image in python

magesh236 profile image Mageshwaran ・1 min read

Yesterday i wrote a article in Dev about

Google Chrome Extension

I upload sample images of the Google Chrome Extension - New Tab a New Quote but it fails, i tried it multiple time, because of the file size and the network problem which i faced.
So i decided to compress the image using python

   from PIL import Image
   path = "img/Screenshot 6.png"
   image = Image.open(path)
   image = image.convert('RGB')
   image.save("img/Screenshot 6e.jpg",quality=20,optimize=True)
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you can see the difference
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8MB

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275KB

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Thanks you, have a great day ahead.😎

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