This is a ActiveX component that provides a lot of processing capability of TIFF images, usually scanned pages, and PDF documents created from TIFF images.Besides TIFF, this component can convert PDF, PSD, BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, ICO, TIF image files to true color PDF files. You are able to OCR the scanned page PDFs to searchable PDF documents. Multipage TIFFs could be converted to multipage PDF documents easily in true color. Zoom in, zoom out and auto scrolling helps during drawing selection rectangles. The component handles images in PDF,BMP, GIF, ICO, JPEG, JPEG 2000, J2K, PCX, PNG, PSD, TIF, WMF, WBMP, TGA, PGX, RAS, PNM image files. It is able to output images in formats like BMP, GIF, ICO, JP2, JPC, JPEG, PCX, PDF,PGX, PNG, PNM, RAS, TGA, TIF, WBMP. Save as multipage TIFF files are also supported, meaning that Packbits, LZW as well as CCITT G.3 and G.4 fax formats are supported while saving images. You could create multipage TIFF images from formats like BMP, GIF, JPG, PNG, ICO, TIFF Files.
A range of functions related to TIFFs include Split Merge, Swap, Delete Add page of multi-page TIFF File as well as several effects like Lightness, Brightness, Contrast, Diffuse, Emboss, FocalBW, Gamma, InvertColor, Monochrome, Noise, SharpenEdge adjustment, AntiNoise and more. Overlays of images as watermarks can be created and the transparency to go with it. The component is able to extract EXIF image information, including TIFF tags, GPS tags. Users are able to write information in these fields too. Storage of binary data type, images, can be done in databases that include Access, SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL. That is a very powerful combo component if you needed to add features for scanned images to your application. Redistribution does not cost you anything either.