This program takes an image that has well differentiated light and dark tones and extracts its monochromatic shape in the desired colour with a transparent background.
This sofware can be used as final TUI app or as Python library.
To set up
You can use Homebrew to install this program via my tap repository:
brew install glezseoane/homebrew-tap/monoshape
You also can use PyPI to install this program:
pip install monoshape
Alternative, clone and go to this repository home directory, and then run:
python setup.py install
Both methods install last monoshape stable version on your machine.
Use as final app
monoshape image.png desired_shape.png
Draw a red shape:
monoshape image.png desired_shape.png -rgb 255 0 0
Explore the man page to know all possible functionalities.
Use as library
Simply import main module and use export function:
import monoshape.__main__ as monoshape drawn = monoshape.extract_shape(path=source, black_background=False, white_shape=False, rgb_shape=False, red=None, green=None, blue=None)
Read the man of this tool to known more about its use.
Note about man pages: if you use
pipmethod to install this program, assert that man directories of your python environment are added to your
MANPATHto can get this program's man pages with the
mancommand. Python might install man pages in default machine level directories.