5.2. Gif GeneratorΒΆ

This example shows how to generate a gif picture by using scan camera and motor , have fun with FLUX Delta !

# !/usr/bin/env python3

import sys

import imageio  # pip install imageio
import numpy as np

from fluxclient.sdk.delta import Delta

def main():
    frames = 180
    filename = "my_gif.gif"
    images = []

    # set blocking flag to true, this will return move() until it actually finish
    delta = Delta.connect_delta(ip='', client_key='./sdk_connection.pem', kick=True, blocking=True)
    # move a bit to lock the motor
    delta.move(E2=0, speed=2400)

    for i in range(frames):
        delta.move(E2=360 / frames, relative=True)  # note that we use relative moving here
        img = delta.get_image()  # retrieve the image from delta


    # store the gif
    images_to_gif(filename, images)

def images_to_gif(filename, images):
    imageio.mimsave(filename, [np.array(img) for img in images])

if __name__ == '__main__: