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Can I use python to put text on an image, like "Property of me" or the file name something of the sort? What about multiple bits of text, like "proeprty of" AND the file name in separate corners of the image?
I know I can do it with imagemagick, I'm just wondering if I can do it directly inside of python (without calling an external program).
If anyone else is interested, here's my quick example (complete with transparency):
import Image, ImageDraw, ImageFont
from os import chdir, path
font_dir = "/usr/share/fonts/truetype/msttcorefonts/"
img_name = "sweet.jpg"
font_size = FontSize
fnt = ImageFont.truetype(font_dir+font, font_size)
lineWidth = 20
img = Image.open("ayo20.jpg")
imgbg = Image.new('RGBA', img.size, "#000000") # make an entirely black image
mask = Image.new('L',img.size,"#000000") # make a mask that masks out all
draw = ImageDraw.Draw(img) # setup to draw on the main image
drawmask = ImageDraw.Draw(mask) # setup to draw on the mask
drawmask.line((0, lineWidth/2, img.size,lineWidth/2),
fill="#999999", width=10) # draw a line on the mask to allow some bg through
img.paste(imgbg, mask=mask) # put the (somewhat) transparent bg on the main
draw.text((10,0), text, font=fnt, fill=bg) # add some text to the main
txt2img("This is a really weird image")