[TYPO3-english] imagemagick

Stephan Petzl spetzl at gmx.at
Tue Dec 2 16:17:33 CET 2008

Dmitry Dulepov schrieb:
> Hi!
> Stephan Petzl wrote:
>> oh, never thought of this... maybee because i m writing an non TYPO3 php
>> application at the moment where i scale images too, and i never realised
>> any artefacts.
>> where exactly are the quality differences?
> Quite a lot. ImageMagick generally creates better JPEGs that GD. I have no idea why but I tired to compare once: same settings different quality. It is especially visible you have to resize a 8mpix image to a 450px width image and save as 60% quality JPEG.

ok, thanks...
there are actually a lot of php developers who are not aware of this 
fact,  good to know...
anyway- would be cool if TYPO3 would work without IM out of the box.

BR Stephan

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