Java Library for Photoshop Files

Create, load, modify and render PSD & PSB document formats from within Java applications.

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Aspose.PSD for Java

Aspose.PSD for Java


Aspose.PSD for Java is an easy to use Adobe Photoshop file format manipulation API. It can easily load and read PSD, PSB & AI files, making it possible for the Java developers to perform operations like updating layer properties, adding watermarks, compression, rotation, scaling or rendering one file format to another without needing to install Adobe Photoshop. Image formats like TIFF, JPEG, PNG, GIF, BMP, JPEG2000 and can easily be opened and added as a layer with just a few lines of code. PSD, PSB & AI files can be exported to the listed format, and to the PDF format additionally


Advanced Photoshop Java API Features



Convert Photoshop files to images


Create a Photoshop file from scratch


Load existing Photoshop files


Clip to a rectangular region


Draw & fill basic shapes


Crop, rotate & resize Images


Merge layers


Support of Layers


Support of PSD file Preview Pixel-Perfect Exporting


Support of RGB, CMYK, LAB, Grayscale with 8/16/32 bits per channel.


Support of Layer Effects


Layer Creation Date and Time


Sheet Color Highlighting


Support of Layer Mask


Support of Text Layers on Runtime


Support of Adjustment Layers


Support of Black & White Adjustment Layer


Support of Brightness/Contrast Adjustment Layer


Support of Channel Mixer Adjustment Layer


Support of Color Balance Adjustment Layer


Support of Curves Adjustment Layer


Support of Exposure Adjustment Layer


Support of Hue/Saturation Adjustment Layer


Support of Invert Adjustment Layer


Support of Levels Adjustment Layer


Support of Photo Filter Adjustment Layer


Support of Clipping Masks


Support of Vector Layer Masks


Support of Raster Layer Masks


Manage Opacity of Layers & Flatten Layers


Support of a large number of Layer Resources


Support of a large number of Image Section Resources


Support of Fill Layers


Support of Linked Layers


Support of Layer Groups


Support of AI files

Convert PSD Files to Raster Images

Aspose.PSD for Java library supports PSD files conversion to any of the supported raster images, with just a few lines of code.

Convert PSD to BMP, GIF & JPEG - Java

String destName = dataDir + "output";
// load an existing document
Image image = Image.load(dataDir + "sample.psd"); + ".bmp", new BmpOptions()); + ".gif", new GifOptions()); + ".jpeg", new JpegOptions());

Manipulate Photoshop Layers with Ease

PSD layer manipulation like merging layers, updating text on layers, setting effects or exporting layer as an image are few of the manipulation features that API provides. Moreover, it can detect flattened PSD documents as well as create thumbnails.

Crop, Rotate & Resize Images On the Go

Any image manipulation feature like flipping, cropping, rotating and resizing images can be implemented with just a few lines of code e.g below snippet rotates the image.

Rotating an Image - Java

String destName = dataDir + "output.jpg";
// Load an existing image into an instance of RasterImage class
Image image = Image.load(dataDir + "sample.psd");
image.rotateFlip(RotateFlipType.Rotate270FlipNone);, new JpegOptions());

Furthermore, API provides different imaging filters like adjustment of brightness, contrast or gamma on raster images, dithering or blurring of images as well as most popular filters including Median, Gauss Wiener, Motion Wiener, and Bradley Threshold.


Support and Learning Resources


Aspose.PSD offers Photoshop formats processing for other popular development environments as listed below: