Lossless webp images are 26% smaller in size compared to PNG. Lossy webp images are 25-34% smaller in size compared to JPEG. This package reads and writes webp images into a 3 (rgb) or 4 (rgba) channel bitmap array using conventions from the 'jpeg' and 'png' packages.

Documentation

Manual: webp.pdf
Vignette: None available.

Maintainer: Jeroen Ooms <jeroen at berkeley.edu>

Author(s): Jeroen Ooms

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("webp")

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Package webp
Materials
URL https://github.com/jeroen/webp#readme https://developers.google.com/speed/webp
Task Views
Version 0.4
Published 2017-03-30
License MIT + file LICENSE
BugReports https://github.com/jeroen/webp/issues
SystemRequirements libwebp
NeedsCompilation yes
Citation
CRAN checks webp check results
Package source webp_0.4.tar.gz