django-storages / storages / backends /

import os

from import FileSystemStorage
from django.core.exceptions import ImproperlyConfigured

    from PIL import ImageFile as PILImageFile
except ImportError:
    raise ImproperlyConfigured, "Could not load PIL dependency.\

class ImageStorage(FileSystemStorage):
    A FileSystemStorage which normalizes extensions for images.
    Comes from
    def find_extension(self, format):
        """Normalizes PIL-returned format into a standard, lowercase extension."""
        format = format.lower()
        if format == 'jpeg':
            format = 'jpg'
        return format
    def save(self, name, content):
        dirname = os.path.dirname(name)
        basename = os.path.basename(name)
        # Use PIL to determine filetype
        p = PILImageFile.Parser()
        while 1:
            data =
            if not data:
            if p.image:
                im = p.image
        extension = self.find_extension(im.format)
        # Does the basename already have an extension? If so, replace it.
        # bare as in without extension
        bare_basename, _ = os.path.splitext(basename)
        basename = bare_basename + '.' + extension
        name = os.path.join(dirname, basename)
        return super(ImageStorage, self).save(name, content)