Magick 1.0: 🎩 ✨🐇 Advanced Graphics and Image Processing in R

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Author: Jeroen Ooms

Last week, version 1.0 of the magick package appeared on CRAN: an ambitious effort to modernize and simplify high quality image processing in R. This R package builds upon the Magick++ STL which exposes a powerful C++ API to the famous ImageMagick library.


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