Create a tiled montage of GitHub Avatar images for use in all hands and other "welcome" or "thank you" slides
Don't need to control the output or are looking for something simpler? Check out @jhutchings1's hosted Thank you builder.
- Clone this repo locally
- Add a list of GitHub handles (with the
handles.txt, one handle per line
script/downloadto fetch the avatars
script/createto create the montage
- Use the resulting
montage.pngfile in your presentation
This repo contains two tiny bash scripts in the
scripts/ directory (one to download avatars, the other to create the mosaic). To run them, you'll need:
Note: You can install both on MacOS with
Customizing the output
You can customize the output by passing additional arguments to
script/create tile 10x to force the montage to be 10 images wide. See the ImageMagick montage documentation for a list of available options.
Credit goes to @martinwoodward for his "very quick ruby script to create a bash script that will create a montage" for the idea, and for pointing me towards the ImageMagick