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  • Director: Isabelle Marthot-Santaniello
  • Author of software: Vlad Atanasiu


From the project website (accessed 2022-07-07):

The purpose of the Hierax software is to enhance the legibility of papyri for text edition and publication. It consists of an image processing tool and an image viewer.

  • Fully automatic image enhancement, which is especially useful for processing image collections.
  • Multiple enhancement methods, for covering a variety of document and reproduction qualities, tasks, and subjective preferences.
  • Complementary to other software, such as DStretch and Photoshop.
  • Open source code.

See also