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Tiff Tag Reader

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A one file implementation of Tag-reader for complex Tiff files.

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This function tiff_read_header can be used to read the header(s) of complex Tiff files. It implements a part of the Tiff version 5 and 6 specifications.


Info = tiff_read_header( Filename )
or
[Info,I] = tiff_read_header( Filename )

inputs,
Filename : filename of a Tif/Tiff file

outputs,
Info : Struct with Tiff tags, or in case of multiple images,
cell array with struct for every image.
I : Image Data (Only supported for non-compressed data)

Note:
SubHeaders can be found in SubIFD1,SubIFD2 ...


Literature,
http://www.awaresystems.be/imaging/tiff/tifftags/baseline.html
http://www.fileformat.info/format/tiff/corion.htm
http://www.compix.com/fileformattif.htm
http://partners.adobe.com/public/developer/en/tiff/TIFF6.pdf

Comments and Ratings (1)

Varoujan

How would I do the reverse?
I'd like to read a tiff image and it's header, modify a part of the header and write it back.

Updates

1.1

fixed small bug (multiple byte counts)

MATLAB Release
MATLAB 7.12 (R2011a)

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