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ImageMagick Tricks by Sohail Salehi

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Montage

This is another useful ImageMagick utility that is used mainly for managing a group of image thumbnails and previews. Therefore, it has become the favorite utility of users who want to create and manage photo galleries.

Besides arranging image and photo thumbnails in a page, montage can add a border, frame, label, mask and so on to an image.

Montage Syntax and Options

For running Montage use the following scheme:

montage [options ...] file [ [options ...] file ...] file

Again, the simplest way to use this utility is to type its name in command line. This will show the valid parameters for montage as below:

-adjoin join images into a single multi-image file -affine matrix affine transform matrix -annotate geometry text annotate the image ...

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