libswscale man page

libswscale ā€” video scaling and pixel format conversion library


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

Specifically, this library performs the following conversions:

See Also

ffmpeg(1), ffplay(1), ffprobe(1), ffmpeg-scaler(1), libavutil(3)


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.

Referenced By

ffmpeg-scaler(1), libavfilter(3).