Syntax: readsequence(image name, filename template)

Reads an image sequence from disk. Supports any image formats supported by the back end (at least .png).

This command can be used in the distributed processing mode. Use distribute command to change processing mode from local to distributed.

Arguments¶

image name [input]¶

Data type: string

Name of image in the system.

filename template [input]¶

Data type: string

Name (and path) template of the sequence to be read. If a directory name is given, all files in the directory will be read. If the a file name is given, it can contain wildcards $$*$$, $$?$$ and $$@$$. Wildcard $$*$$ corresponds to any sequence of characters, wildcard $$?$$ corresponds to any character, and wildcard $$@$$ corresponds to sequence of numerical digits. For example, sequence containing files xyz_000.png, xyz_001.png, xyz_002.png, etc. could be read with template xyz_@.png.