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The friendly PIL fork

Random psychedelic art created with PIL!


This is the home of Pillow, the 'friendly' PIL fork. PIL is the Python Imaging Library. If you've ever worried or wondered about the future of PIL, please stop! We're here to save the day.


Our code is hosted on GitHub, tested on Travis CI and released on PyPI.


Our documentation is hosted on and includes installation instructions, a fork of the PIL handbook and more.