SVS Image Driver

SVS driver exposes images extracted from Aperion SVS slides. Each Slide objects contains at least one Scene object - image itself. Another Scene objects represent thumbnail, label, and macro.

Scene naming

The following scene names are used:

  • Image: main image;
  • Macro: macro image;
  • Thumbnail: thumbnail image;
  • Label: label image;

Main image is always the first in the scene collection.


Slide property raw_metadata returns a string extracted from “Image Description” tiff tag of the main image tag directory.

Auxiliary images

The driver supports auxiliary images for Slide objects.