Merge APNG images via C#
Build your own .NET apps to merge APNG images using server-side APIs
How to Merge APNG Files Using C#
If you want to let your creativity run wild, then this is the time to use an image collage. This function will allow you to merge photos and images even if the source files are of different formats. A great way to draw attention to your portfolio is to use photo wallpapers with repeating images or patterns. In this case, images can be combined both in horizontal and vertical directions. In the event that you need to demonstrate the result of processing a file, you can easily merge two images: before and after applying the photo effect. In order to merge APNG files, we’ll use Aspose.Imaging for .NET API which is a feature-rich, powerful and easy to use image manipulation and conversion API for C# platform. Open NuGet package manager, search for Aspose.Imaging and install. You may also use the following command from the Package Manager Console.
Package Manager Console Command
PM> Install-Package Aspose.Imaging
Steps to Merge APNG via C#
You need the aspose.imaging.dll to try the following workflow in your own environment.
- load APNG files with Image.Load method;
- combining images into new one;
- save merged image to disc in the supported by Aspose.Imaging format.
Aspose.Imaging for .NET is supported on all major operating systems. Just make sure that you have the following prerequisites.
- Microsoft Windows or a compatible OS with .NET Framework, .NET Core, Windows Application, ASP.NET Web Application.
- Development environment like Microsoft Visual Studio.
- Aspose.Imaging for .NET referenced in your project.
Merge APNG images - .NET
About Aspose.Imaging for .NET APIAspose.Imaging API is an image processing solution to create, modify, draw or convert images (photos) within applications. It offers: cross-platform Image processing, including but not limited to conversions between various image formats (including uniform multi-page or multi-frame image processing), modifications such as drawing, working with graphic primitives, transformations (resize, crop, flip&rotate, binarization, grayscale, adjust), advanced image manipulation features (filtering, dithering, masking, deskewing), and memory optimization strategies. It’s a standalone library and does not depend on any software for image operations. One can easily add high-performance image conversion features with native APIs within projects. These are 100% private on-premise APIs and images are processed at your servers.
Merge APNG via Online App
Merge APNG documents by visiting our Live Demos website The live demo has the following benefits
APNG What is APNG File Format
A file with .apng (Animated Portable Network Graphics) extension is a raster graphic format and is an unofficial extension to the Portable Network Graphic (PNG ). It comprises of multiple frames (each of PNG image) that represents an animation sequence. This gives similar visualization as a GIF file. APNG files support 24-bit images and 8-bit transparency. APNG is backward compatible with non-animated GIF files. APNG files use the same .png extension and can be opened by applications such as Mozilla Firefox, Chrome with APNG support, iMessage apps for iOS 10.Read More
Other Supported Merge Formats
Using C#, one can easily merge different formats including: