Welcome to transloadit’s Python SDK documentation!

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Transloadit is a service that helps you handle file uploads, resize, crop and watermark your images, make GIFs, transcode your videos, extract thumbnails, generate audio waveforms, and so much more. In short, Transloadit is the Swiss Army Knife for your files.

This is a Python SDK to make it easy to talk to the Transloadit REST API.

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pip install pytransloadit


from transloadit import client

tl = client.Transloadit('TRANSLOADIT_KEY', 'TRANSLOADIT_SECRET')
assembly = tl.new_assembly()
assembly.add_file(open('PATH/TO/FILE.jpg', 'rb'))
assembly.add_step('resize', '/image/resize', {'width': 70, 'height': 70})
assembly_response = assembly.create(retries=5, wait=True)

print assembly_response.data.get('assembly_id')

# or
print assembly_response.data['assembly_id']


For fully working examples, take a look at examples/.