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  • Commons Imaging requires Java 1.5 or higher.
  • The questions of porting to J2ME and Android have been raised, but not yet pursued.
  • Commons Imaging has no dependencies.
  • AWT is required. ImageIO is only required to compile and used optionally as a fallback when reading JPEG thumbnails.

Getting Started

  • Download the latest release from the download page.
  • Add the jar to your project's classpath.
  • See our Sample Code for examples.
  • Refer to the project's javadoc
  • Have questions? Subscribe to the commons user mailing list.

Building from the latest Source

There are two steps to building Commons Imaging from the latest source: