Gets or sets a value that indicates whether pixel components are recorded in chunky or planar format. In JPEG compressed files a JPEG marker is used instead of this tag. If this field does not exist, the TIFF default of 1 (chunky) is assumed. See remarks for further information.

Namespace:  FreeImageAPI.Metadata
Assembly:  FreeImageNET (in FreeImageNET.dll)


public Nullable<ushort> PlanarConfiguration { get; set; }
Visual Basic (Declaration)
Public Property PlanarConfiguration As Nullable(Of UShort)
Visual C++
property Nullable<unsigned short> PlanarConfiguration {
	Nullable<unsigned short> get ();
	void set (Nullable<unsigned short> value);


The following values are definied:

1chunky format
2planar format

Handling of null values

A null value indicates, that the corresponding metadata tag is not present in the metadata model. Setting this property's value to a non-null reference creates the metadata tag if necessary. Setting this property's value to a null reference deletes the metadata tag from the metadata model.

Version Information


Supported in: 3.12.0, 3.13.0, 3.13.1

See Also