Pixellate filter.

Namespace:  AForge.Imaging.Filters
Assembly:  AForge.Imaging (in AForge.Imaging.dll) Version: (


public class Pixellate : BaseInPlacePartialFilter


The filter processes an image creating the effect of an image with larger pixels - pixellated image. The effect is achieved by filling image's rectangles of the specified size by the color, which is mean color value for the corresponding rectangle. The size of rectangles to process is set by PixelWidth and PixelHeight properties.

The filter accepts 8 bpp grayscale images and 24 bpp color images for processing.

Sample usage:

// create filter
Pixellate filter = new Pixellate( );
// apply the filter
filter.ApplyInPlace( image );

Initial image:

Result image:

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