Libswscale Documentation

Table of Contents

1. Description

The libswscale library performs highly optimized image scaling and colorspace and pixel format conversion operations.

Specifically, this library performs the following conversions:

2. See Also

ffmpeg, ffplay, ffprobe, ffserver, ffmpeg-scaler, libavutil

3. Authors

The FFmpeg developers.

For details about the authorship, see the Git history of the project (git://, e.g. by typing the command git log in the FFmpeg source directory, or browsing the online repository at

Maintainers for the specific components are listed in the file ‘MAINTAINERS’ in the source code tree.