napari 0.2.3

We’re happy to announce the release of napari 0.2.3! napari is a fast, interactive, multi-dimensional image viewer for Python. It’s designed for browsing, annotating, and analyzing large multi-dimensional images. It’s built on top of Qt (for the GUI), vispy (for performant GPU-based rendering), and the scientific Python stack (numpy, scipy).

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New Features

  • add loading from paths for images (#601)


  • Add the turbo colormap (#599)

  • Move markdown files to docs folder (#602)

  • Standardize usage of cmaps and add cmap tests (#622)

Bug Fixes

  • Add numpydoc to default dependencies (#598)

  • fix dimensions change when no layers (#603)

  • fix bracket highlighting (#606)

  • fix for data overwriting during 3D rendering of float32 array (#613)

  • fix io.magic_imread() in (#626)

  • Include LICENSE file in source distribution (#628)

5 authors added to this release (alphabetical)

4 reviewers added to this release (alphabetical)