Generate QR Code with Logo or Image in Python
In this Python tutorial we learn how to generate a QR code with a logo image inside using qrcode package.
Install qrcode package
Installing the QR code generator package using the following command which will include pillow package for generating image.
pip install qrcode[pil]
Generate QR Code with Logo Inside in Python
The following Python program to show you how to insert a logo image into a QR code during generating the QR code.
For example, we have a logo image file named sample_logo.png as below.
import qrcode from PIL import Image logo_file_name = 'sample_logo.png' data_to_encode = "https://toricode.com" qr_code = qrcode.QRCode( error_correction=qrcode.constants.ERROR_CORRECT_H ) qr_code.add_data(data_to_encode) qr_code.make() # qr code image qr_code_image = qr_code.make_image().convert('RGB') # logo image logo = Image.open(logo_file_name) # populate the position of the logo to center of QR code logo_x_position = (qr_code_image.size - logo.size) // 2 logo_y_position = (qr_code_image.size - logo.size) // 2 logo_position = (logo_x_position, logo_y_position) # insert logo image into qr code image qr_code_image.paste(logo, logo_position) # save QR code image qr_code_image.save('toricode_qr.png') print('QR code with logo successful generated as toricode_qr.png')
QR code with logo successful generated as toricode_qr.png
After execute the program above it will generate QR code image named toricode_qr.png as below.
Happy Coding 😊